detroit zoo events


Holiday Cheer
Thursday, December 10, 2015,
6 PM to 10 PM
General Admission: $40
Designated Driver: $25
Tickets available starting October 1
All guests must be 21 and older
Picture ID is required for entrance

Get into the holiday "spirits" at Holiday Cheer! The 21-and-older event will allow guests to enjoy adult beverages while viewing the Zoo’s spectacular holiday light display, Wild Lights. More than six million twinkling LED lights will brighten the evening sky and illuminate buildings, trees and more than 100 animal sculptures on a trail through the front half of the Zoo.

Holiday Cheer tickets include Wild Lights admission, “The Polar Express 4-D Experience” at the Wild Adventure Zone's 4-D Theater and three drink tickets.

Designated Driver (DD) tickets are available up to the night of the event (if not sold out) and include Wild Lights admission, "The Polar Express 4-D Experience" and unlimited soft drinks and hot cocoa. DD ticket holders are not permitted to consume alcohol at the event.

Parking is $6 per car for Members and non-members.

This event is 21 and older only, and ID is required for entrance.

Regular and DD tickets will be available at the gates (if not sold out).

If you have questions, please call (248) 541-5717 and press 9.