This year, experience ZooLights like never before!

It wouldn't be the holidays in Portland without a visit to ZooLights, and this year, there's a new way to illuminate the season. A new drive-through experience lets visitors enjoy a dazzling display of 1.5 million lights from their cars.

ZooLights runs from Nov. 22, 2020 to Jan. 10, 2021, with the exception of Dec. 25.

  • Tickets are available 7 days in advance.
  • Pricing varies depending on the date ($40 - 65 per car)

Click ZooLights map to download

Member info

Oregon Zoo members receive discounted admission (25% off) throughout ZooLights. Discounted member tickets are limited to 10 per reservation, and all visitors covered by a reservation must arrive together, accompanied by at least one of the named cardholders.

Know before you go

We're excited to welcome you back to this holiday tradition, and we're working to keep your experience safe and healthy. Learn more about what's new and what to expect during your visit.

Treats and drinks

Pre-order snacks when you purchase timed-tickets, and they’ll be ready for you to pick up at check-in. More details on the ticketing page.