Wild Lights and Holiday Cheer Ticket Sale-Detroit Zoo
Wild Lights Details:
The Detroit Zoo will light up the night for the first time in nearly a decade with Wild Lights, a spectacular holiday light display presented by Bank of America. More than two million twinkling LED lights will brighten the evening sky and illuminate buildings, animal sculptures and trees through the front of the Zoo. Wild Lights guests will take in the lights and sights along a half-mile trail and enjoy holiday entertainment and activities for kids of all ages. Live performances will include carolers and the Off Broadway Productions mini-musical “Frosty’s Follies”. A musical light show, cookie decorating, storytelling, ice carving demonstrations and a Lego city and train display will add to the festivities. Seasonal refreshments, holiday spirits, photos with Santa (through Dec. 23), Wild Lights souvenirs and zoo-themed holiday gifts will be available for purchase. Wild Lights will be held for 24 nights Nov. 23-24, 29-30; Dec. 1, 6-8, 13-15, 20-23, 26-30, 2013; and Jan. 2-5, 2014. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. and remain open until 9 p.m. weeknights and Sundays and 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Admission is $8 per person in advance and $10 at the gate for ages 2 and up (under 2 free); parking is $5 per car. Wild Lights tickets can be purchased at Detroit Zoo main admissions or online at http://www.detroitzoo.org/events/wild-lights, and are also available at all Michigan Kroger stores.
Raise a glass of holiday cheer at the Detroit Zoo’s Holiday Cheer at Wild Lights on Thursday, December 12, 2013, 6 to 10 p.m. The 21-and-over event will allow guests to enjoy specialty holiday drinks while viewing the Zoo’s spectacular holiday light display. More than two million twinkling LED lights will brighten the evening sky and illuminate buildings, animal sculptures and trees on a half-mile trail through the front of the Zoo. Holiday Cheer tickets are $40 and include Detroit Zoo admission, parking, admission to the Wild Adventure Zone’s 4-D Theater to see the “The Polar Express 4-D Experience” and three specialty holiday beverages, wine or beer. Concessions will be open and additional drink tickets will be available for purchase. Tickets are available at Window One at the front of the Zoo, online atwww.detroitzoo.org or at the gate the night of the event (if not sold out). Designated Driver (DD) tickets are available up to the night of the event for $25 and include Zoo admission, admission to the Wild Adventure Zone’s 4-D Theater to see the “The Polar Express 4-D Experience”, parking and unlimited soft drinks and hot cocoa. DD ticket holders are not permitted to consume alcohol at the event. Visit http://www.detroitzoo.org/wild-lights/holiday-cheer to purchase tickets!