December 14, 2019, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. NO UPDATES IN 2020 & 2021
PJ Party Christmas Eve December 24, 2019, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Free admission, zoo closes early
3939 W. Land Park Drive
Holiday Magic invites you to bundle up the family and celebrate holidays around the world for the holiday season at the Zoo!
Free Photos with Santa 10 a.m.-1:30
p.m. and 2:30-4 p.m.
Get free photos taken with Santa by Mike’s Camera, and the digital images will be sent to you later free of charge!
Holiday Magic Lion
The highlight of the day is watching the animals receive special treats and staff will be on hand to share facts, secrets and answer your questions. This year, animals will receive enrichments representing holidays from all over the world!
Activities for the Family
Enjoy storytelling, animal encounters and more all day, plus pictures with Santa in the afternoon.
Keep an eye out for off-schedule enrichments that will be placed on exhibit at the zoo keeper's convenience. Holiday Magic was a wonderful day! Thanks to the 1,500 people who came out to watch the animals get their special holiday treats last year.