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ZooLights Returns Next Month At Lincoln Park Zoo — And Tickets Are Available Now

Tickets for ZooLights went on sale Thursday for Lincoln Park Zoo members. Sales will open to the general public Oct. 28.

People walk around Lincoln Park Zoo at ZooLights on Nov. 28, 2020.
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LINCOLN PARK — Tickets for the Lincoln Park Zoo’s annual ZooLights holiday lights display are on sale.

Lincoln Park Zoo members can buy tickets starting today for ZooLights experience, which runs most days from Nov. 20 through Jan. 2, according to a press release. Tickets can be purchased on the zoo’s website.

Tickets will be available to the general public beginning Oct. 28.

A general membership with the zoo costs $69 and grants members access to two members-only nights on Nov. 19 and Dec. 13.

ZooLights tickets are free for Mondays and Tuesdays, but cost $5 to attend Wednesdays through Sundays. Tickets are required for all guests, including infants and children.

All tickets from ZooLights support the zoo’s animal care, global conservation efforts and learning programs.

Here are the dates for ZooLights. Hours are 4-10 p.m. on all days.

  • Nov. 20-24
  • Nov. 26-30
  • Dec. 1-23
  • Dec. 26-31
  • Jan. 1-2, 2022

Jake Wittich is a Report for America corps member covering Lakeview, Lincoln Park and LGBTQ communities across the city for Block Club Chicago.

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