Lights Before Christmas Overnights– Fridays and Saturdays, December 7, 8, 14, 15, 29.This overnight experience features up-close encounters with animals, special talks by zoo staff, evening cookies and cocoa and a continental breakfast. For more overnight information, please visit toledozoo.org/snooze.
Ice Carvings at Lights– Thursdays, December 6, 13, 20, 27 at 6:00 p.m. Watch ice masterpieces take shape right before your eyes in the zoo’s main plaza.
Winter Camps– Thursday and Friday, December 27 and 28.Ages 5-12. Need some kid-free time to make returns or just cure that cabin fever? Drop off your child at the zoo from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for a winter adventure that promises exciting exhibit tours, amazing animal visitors, cool crafts and goofy games. Separate fee; member discount applies. For full details and online registration, please visit toledozoo.org/camps.
Noon Year’s Eve– Monday, December 31 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.Ring in the new year at the stroke of …noon! Kids and families start the New Year a little early by committing to a reZOOlution and gathering for the ball rising at noon, complete with an apple juice toast and singing of “Auld Lang Syne.”
Lights Before Christmas Daily– through Monday, December 31.Come celebrate the 2018 edition of Toledo’s favorite holiday tradition. The lights are both merry and bright, with over a million sparkling lights, animated displays, an ice slide, visits with Santa and more. More information, including hours and pricing, can be found at toledozoo.org/lights.
Visit the Toledo Zoo’s website, www.toledozoo.org, or call (419) 385-4040 for more information about these and other upcoming events.