Dallas Zoo Lights: A Drive Thru Experience

The captivating holiday tradition returns with a twist.

Courtesy of the Dallas Zoo

Dallas Zoo Lights, Presented by Reliant is back to help you create even more holiday memories.

The mile-long route through the Dallas Zoo will feature one million twinkling lights, elaborate holiday-themed displays, dazzling 3-D lighted sculptures, larger-than-life animal lanterns, and more, all viewed from the comfort of your vehicle. As you ride thru, tune the radio to the Zoo’s station, 1680 AM, to fill your car with holiday tunes and prepare to take it all in.

New immersive video projection mapping has been added this year, transforming select areas along the path, and the route ends with a bigger, brighter Reliant Holiday Village.

Park and stroll through Reliant Holiday Village at the end of the drive-thru route to partake in photos with Santa, photo ops in front of the 30-foot lighted Christmas tree, musical performances, and so much more.

Dallas Zoo Nights runs from November 19 to January 2, 6pm to 9:30pm. Timed entry tickets to view this beautiful holiday display are on sale now and must be purchased online in advance of your visit. Pre-order a set package of food and drinks to further enhance your experience.

Member tickets are $50 per car. Members at the Patron level or above receive one free ticket. Non-member tickets are $65 per car. Individual food and drinks can be purchased onsite. Tickets are limited and this event is sure to sell out. Get your tickets here!

Ticket sales are final. There are no refunds, time changes, or date exchanges for this event. The Dallas Zoo encourages potential guests to plan accordingly.