Attend Zoo Lights 2012 at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago where you can visit Santa in the Kolver Lion House, watch arctic artists carve ice sculptures and make complimentary crafts in the Helen Brach Primate House. You’ll love the “family-oriented holiday celebration, featuring luminous displays and holiday-season activities throughout zoo grounds.”
Stop at the Landmark Cafe for spiced wine or hot cocoa.
When: Starts November 23, 2012
Then ZooLights shine each Friday–Sunday until December 26, at which point the lights will stay on nightly until January 6. (Santa heads back to the North Pole after December 23, however.)
5-9 p.m. Free!
Don’t miss all the fun things to see and do including:
• Visits with Santa in the wildest spot in town
• Animals from around the world
• Live ice carving
• Holiday crafts
• Delicious food, hot spiced wine and unique holiday shopping
|Click here to download ZooLights Presented by ComEd and Charter One Program (2.15MB PDF)|
Mobile enabled ZooLights site-New this year!
Visit http://www.lpzoo.org on an internet enabled device while you’re at ZooLights to view the program.
ZooLights Coat Drive
If you have spare winter wear, please donate it to help those in need. Collection boxes are placed throughout the zoo and donations are accepted throughout ZooLights.
Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides @ www.vino-con-vista.com