Zoo Lights

$10 Adults | $10 Children | Members $5

Zoo Lights is open from 5PM-9PM (Last admission 8:30pm)

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2017 ZooLights Events

Toys for Tots:

On Friday, November 24th guests receive free admission to ZooLights, 5pm-9pm with a Toys for Tots donation. Donations must be new, unwrapped, toys -at least $10 in value to be accepted. Acceptable toy donations will also be available for purchase in the Zoo gift shop.

Friday, November 24th | 5pm - 9pm only

 Ice Sculpting Demonstrations:

 Watch as a master craftsman wields a chainsaw against towering  blocks of solid ice to create beautiful works of zoo themed  art. Interactive for children and adults alike. Sculptures will be available for photo opportunities all evening. 

Tuesday, December 19th | 6pm - 8pm
Tuesday, December 26th | 6pm - 8pm


All-Night Yahtzee | A Cappella Performances:

      All-Night Yahtzee, Florida State University's premiere, award-winning a cappella group will be performing at Zoolights for one night only! These talented artists will take the stage for 2 performances on Saturday, including Christmas songs and modern hits. Its bound to be "a-ca-awesome!"

Saturday, December 16th | 6:00 pm & 7:30 pm 

Santa Nights:

 Santa is coming to the Zoo for 3 nights and you don't want to miss it! Enjoy taking pictures with Santa and some very special animal friends. Santa will also be accepting those last minute Christmas letters and special requests from your little ones. 

Sunday, December 17th | 5pm - 8pm only 

Thursday, December 21st | 5pm-8pm only

Saturday, December 23rd | 5pm-8pm only

Emerald Coast Balloon Creations

Make your exploration of Zoolights even more magical with a glowing balloon creation! Visit the balloon artist station during Zoolights for a beautiful glowing balloon creation, yours to take home.

December 18, 20, 22, 25, 26 & 28 | 5pm- 9pm

Navarre Rotary Chili Cook Off:

 Come support the Navarre Rotary Club as they serve up delicious cups of homemade chili for local fundraising efforts.
Cups of chili will be on sale for $5.  

Saturday, December 16th | 5pm - 8pm

Friday, November 25th | 5pm - 9pm only
Friday, November 25th | 5pm - 9pm only
Friday, November 25th | 5pm - 9pm only

Friday, November 25th | 5pm - 9pm only

Friday, November 25th | 5pm - 9pm only

  5701 Gulf Breeze Pkwy
        Gulf Breeze Fl 32563

  • I drove by a hundred times and never realized such a great Zoo was here in Gulf Breeze - You really can't tell how big it is from the road. Curtis O.

  • Thank you for such great children's programs. My kids ask to come back all the time. Connie K.

  • The Gulf Breeze Zoo surprised me with all the open exhibits and being able to see the animals run around. The hippo pond was incredible!Jeff S.

  • We came for the beach and discovered a great zoo! It was such a great change of pace from the sun and the sand and is definitely a regular part of our gulf coast vacations from now on. Amanda P.

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