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BrewLights Advance Tickets Now on Sale

Is there a better pairing than the brilliance of ZooLights and samples of a dozen different draft beers? Find out with BrewLights Presented by Louis Glunz Beer! Buy advance tickets through December 1 and save.

Wednesday, December 3
Get Your Advance Tickets Today


ZooLights Presented by ComEd and PNC Bank
Join us for the brilliance of this annual fun, free, family-oriented holiday celebration, featuring luminous displays and holiday-season activities throughout zoo grounds.

November 28–January 4 (Select Dates)
Here We Glow Again

   

Members-Only Night at ZooLights
Lincoln Park Zoo members and their guests have ZooLights all to themselves for one special evening—plus free admission to Ice Skating at Lincoln Park Zoo!

Thursday, December 4
Perk Up For Members-Only Night at ZooLights

 

Monday, November 10–Monday, December 1
Advance Tickets for BrewLights Presented by Louis Glunz Beer
Take advantage of discounted advance tickets for the first-ever BrewLights, a new beer-tasting event held during ZooLights Presented by ComEd and PNC Bank! Sample a dozen different draft beers in the midst of the zoo’s dazzling holiday festivities.
Friday, November 28–Sunday, March 1, 2015 (Select Dates)
Ice Skating at Lincoln Park Zoo
Participants of all ages can enjoy ice skating all winter long at our rink at the Farm-in-the-Zoo! Bring your own skates or rent them at the Farmhouse. Warm up in the Main Barn and enjoy refreshments for purchase. Lockers are available for rental. Value pass options are also available for frequent visits!
November 28–30, December 5–7 and December 12–31
Members Lounge Open at ZooLights
Zoo members will have exclusive access to a members lounge on the lower level of Park Place Café during ZooLights Presented by PNC Bank. Duck in to warm up with cookies, cider and crafts!
Wednesday, December 3
BrewLights Presented by Louis Glunz Beer
Tap into a new beer-tasting event taking place during ZooLights Presented by ComEd and PNC Bank! Guests will enjoy a dozen different draft beer samples, then have the opportunity to purchase additional pours of their favorite brews.
Sunday, December 14
Family Polar Party
Families with kids of all ages will learn through crafts and games how animals from pole to pole survive and thrive in cold-weather climates.
Sunday, December 21
Family Polar Party
Families with kids of all ages will learn through crafts and games how animals from pole to pole survive and thrive in cold-weather climates.
Sunday, December 28
Family Polar Party
Families with kids of all ages will learn through crafts and games how animals from pole to pole survive and thrive in cold-weather climates.
Monday, December 29
Winter Break Camp
Winter Break Camp offers exciting exploration opportunities for animal and nature lovers in grades preK-4th grade. Discover animal diversity, environmental conservation and ways Lincoln Park Zoo cares for animals at the zoo and conserves them in the wild.
Tuesday, December 30
Winter Break Camp
Winter Break Camp offers exciting exploration opportunities for animal and nature lovers in grades preK-4th grade. Discover animal diversity, environmental conservation and ways Lincoln Park Zoo cares for animals at the zoo and conserves them in the wild.
Wednesday, December 31
Winter Break Camp
Winter Break Camp offers exciting exploration opportunities for animal and nature lovers in grades preK-4th grade. Discover animal diversity, environmental conservation and ways Lincoln Park Zoo cares for animals at the zoo and conserves them in the wild.
Friday, January 2
Winter Break Camp
Winter Break Camp offers exciting exploration opportunities for animal and nature lovers in grades preK-4th grade. Discover animal diversity, environmental conservation and ways Lincoln Park Zoo cares for animals at the zoo and conserves them in the wild.
Saturday, January 10
Animal Enrichment Workshop
Adults and kids of all ages can make edible piñatas and other creative enrichment items for the zoo’s animals, then watch the recipients enjoy them in their exhibits!
Saturday, February 14
Animal Enrichment Workshop
Adults and kids of all ages can make edible piñatas and other creative enrichment items for the zoo’s animals, then watch the recipients enjoy them in their exhibits!
Saturday, March 14
Enrichment Making Workshop
Adults and kids of all ages can make edible piñatas and other creative enrichment items for the zoo’s animals, then watch the recipients enjoy them in their exhibits!
Saturday, April 11
Animal Enrichment Workshop
Adults and kids of all ages can make edible piñatas and other creative enrichment items for the zoo’s animals, then watch the recipients enjoy them in their exhibits!
Saturday, May 2
Cinco de Mayo Piñata Party
Adults and kids of all ages can make edible piñatas and other creative enrichment items for the zoo’s animals, then watch the recipients enjoy them in their exhibits!
Sunday, May 3
Cinco de Mayo Piñata Party
Adults and kids of all ages can make edible piñatas and other creative enrichment items for the zoo’s animals, then watch the recipients enjoy them in their exhibits!