Chattanooga Now Chattanooga Zoo lights up for the holidays

Chattanooga Now Chattanooga Zoo lights up for the holidays

December 5th, 2018 by Staff Report in Chattnow Outabout

A meerkat opens a present at the 2017 Holiday Lights at the Zoo. (Facebook.com photo)

Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press.

See Chattanooga Zoo transformed into a Christmas wonderland when Holiday Lights at the Zoo opens to the public on Friday, Dec. 7, at the zoo, 301 N. Holtzclaw Ave.

Enjoy seeing the zoo covered in lights as you visit the animals and watch them open gifts. Activities include holiday-themed animal enrichment programs, letters to Santa, carolers, cookie decorating, bingo, Hidden Elf on the Shelf, ornament crafting and storytime.

Activities available for extra fee: snack carts, camel feedings, train rides and carousel rides. Photos with Santa are an additional $7 per print.

Holidays Lights at the Zoo will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays Dec. 7-8, 14-15 and 21-22.

Admission is $12 for adults, $8 for children and zoo members receive 50 percent off admission prices.

For more information: www.chattzoo.org