Luminous Nights At The Toledo Zoo

Category: Just For Fun

Event Date:

Friday, September 29 - October 29, 2017


6:00 pm


Toledo Zoo
2700 Broadway
Toledo, Oh 43614

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Luminous Nights At The Toledo Zoo

September 29 – October 29 2017
Sun – Thurs         Fri – Sat
6 – 10 p.m.         6 – 11 p.m.
Last admission at 9 p.m.         Last admission at 10 p.m.

Bring the whole family to experience the wonder of Chinese lanterns! Your Zoo will illuminate the night with 500+ lanterns in the shapes of animals and botanicals positioned to tell mini-stories throughout the grounds. Individual lanterns can be upwards of 19 feet tall and nearly 50 feet long and symbolize illuminating the future and the reunion of family. Come see what all the shine is about!

Adults - $17
Kids - $14

Adults - $14
Kids - $11

Movie Night
Date to be determined
Grab your favorite blankets and stuffies to snuggle up in our outdoor Amphitheatre to view The Secret Life of Pets on our giant screen under the stars! Doors will open at 6:30, movie will begin at 7 p.m. Concession will be available.

Zoo Brew
On Friday, October 6, sample a variety of tasty craft beers & microbrews while mingling and enjoying live entertainment. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit (Must be 21 or over and valid ID required.)

Scarecrow Building Contest
On Monday, October 23, community groups are invited to construct non-scary scarecrows out of recycled and repurposed materials to win a night at Lights Before Christmas and benefit the Zoo’s mission. Groups must sign up in advance.

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