Zoo Lights at Assiniboine Park returns November 26, 2021 and will run until January 2, 2022.

Zoo Lights is an evening event that takes place after-hours in the Zoo. You can enjoy breathtaking light displays, tasty treats, and an amazing line-up of live music and entertainment.

The event runs daily from 5:00pm to 10:30pm except on the following dates: November 29, December 6, 13, 20, 24, 25.


All tickets are date and time specific in order to manage capacity. Make sure to plan ahead. Tickets must be purchased in advance online or at the Zoo during daytime hours of operation.

Tickets cost $12.75 + GST. Children 2 years of age and under do not require a ticket.

Manitoba Public Health Requirements – COVID-19

  • All guests aged 12 and older must be fully vaccinated and show valid proof of vaccination to attend Zoo Lights. Adults must present photo ID.
  • Children aged 11 and under who are not eligible to be immunized may attend when accompanied by a fully vaccinated adult with valid proof of vaccination.
  • Masks are mandatory in all indoor spaces, including the Zoo entrance and washrooms. Masks are recommended outdoors when physical distancing cannot be maintained.

Zoo Lights will proceed rain, snow, or shine. The Zoo will only be closed in the case of extreme weather. Notices regarding Zoo closures will be posted here by 2:00 pm.

Visit https://www.assiniboinepark.ca/zoo/zoolights for more information.