November 7, 2020 – January 31, 2021  |  5:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Walk-Thru ZooLights

The excitement of ZooLights returns! Enjoy the classic walk-thru experience that has become a holiday favorite.

On select nights only. Check the ZooLights calendar for Walk-Thru dates. 

Cruise ZooLights

All the sights, sounds and excitement that guests have come to love, now from the comfort of your own vehicle.

On select nights only. Check the ZooLights calendar for Cruise dates. 


The Valley’s most cherished holiday tradition is back with millions of twinkling lights, dazzling animal sculptures and our
Wildlife Lantern Safari, featuring 66 creatures — polar bears, mammoths, peacocks and more, all aglow.

And this year, there’s a NEW way to feel the magic.

Cruise ZooLights, the drive-thru experience that is not to be missed!

With expanded trails and new sights and sounds, ZooLights is bigger, brighter and better than ever!

Proceeds to benefit

Your support is more critical now than ever. ZooLights proceeds will help the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation/ Phoenix Zoo offset the daily costs of animal care and vital operations during the ongoing challenges of COVID-19. Funding will help the Zoo in rebuilding its operating reserves, through this unforeseen period of uncertainty.

Thank you to our ZooLights sponsors!

Build brand awareness while supporting the non-profit Phoenix Zoo – become a ZooLights sponsor today!