Asian lanterns take on life as animals and plants in a showcase of more than 70 displays throughout the Zoo. The display is one of the largest Asian lantern events in the country. Colors of the Wild will be held on select nights November through February, from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. There will be a special Holiday Market on November 30, December 7, December 14 and December 21, and Holiday Nights from December 14-24. These special nights include characters and performers like Santa Claus, the Grinch, Ice Queen, Toy Soldier stilt walker, and The Ghost of Christmas Present. There will also be live music, crafts, fire pits, s'mores, and specialty drinks. Tickets are $25-$30 for non-members and $20-$25 for members. Combo admission tickets are also available.
Select nights, November 17-February 18, 5:30pm to 9:30pm