ZooLights special offers

Check back in the fall for updated information on the 2020-2021 season of ZooLights! 


Enjoy all the magic of ZooLights for less by taking advantage of these special offers!

Please note: Discounts may not be combined.

ZooLights transit discount

Guests receive $1.50 off regular ZooLights admission (when purchased in-person at the zoo) with proof of fare purchase.

ZooLights food and beverages

Enjoy local food carts, elephant ears, cocoa and more at ZooLights.

The ZooLights VIP Experience

VIP ZooLights nights are Dec. 13, 14, 20 and 21. You can buy tickets online, and see our VIP Experience page for more details. 

ZooLights Sensory Night

ZooLights Sensory Inclusive Night provides an experience for guests with different sensory processing needs and their families. In order to provide a sensory-friendly experience, lighting and sounds are muted and cool down spaces are provided. Sensory Inclusive Night has limited participation in order to minimize crowds. The zoo train will begin operating at 6 p.m. Tickets to sensory night can be purchased online here.

Zoo For All: Income assistance program discount

The zoo offers discounted ZooLights admission on select dates for Oregon and Washington individuals and families who qualify for a variety of income assistance programs. Available Zoo For All dates are indicated on the ZooLights calendar.

Attending ZooLights as a group

Groups of 20 or more get a 20 percent discount. Reservations are not required.

Gift Shop specials

Complete the ZooLights scavenger hunt for a chance to win a gift certificate at the Gift Shop. Check the ZooLights map for details when you arrive.

Have questions about ZooLights? Read our FAQs for illumination. In search of regular ZooLights tickets? Buy your tickets online and save $2 on regular admission—and skip the ticket line.