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Thousands of lights create extraordinary holiday displays at the 25th annual Wonderland of Lights at Potter Park Zoo! There will be cookie decorating, crafts and animal encounters for all to enjoy. Visit the magical “Santa’s Workshop” to write a letter to Santa and meet the man himself! Santa will be at Wonderland of Lights Fridays and Saturdays starting Nov. 22. It’s a wonderful time to capture photos, so don’t forget your camera!

Where: Potter Park Zoo, 1301 S. Pennsylvania Ave. Lansing, MI

When: Wonderland of Lights is open Thursdays through Sundays from 5 – 8 p.m. Nov. 22 through Dec. 29, 2019. *Please note – Wonderland of Lights will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28 for Thanksgiving. The regular schedule will continue Nov. 29* 

What to do: Enjoy thousands of lights decorating the zoo. Cookie decorating, ornament craft and animal encounters will be available for all to enjoy! All activities are included with admission price. Visit the magical “Santa’s Workshop” to write a letter to Santa and meet the man himself! Santa will be at the Zoo  Fridays and Saturdays starting Nov. 22. It’s a wonderful time to capture photos, so don’t forget your camera!

Admission for Wonderland of Lights

  • Tickets can be purchased at the admission gate the day of the event or in advance at the admission gate during regular zoo hours.$7 adults
  • $5 for kids 3-12
  • Free for kids under 3 years old
  • Premium and Deluxe PPZ Members receive free admission to this event!
  • Reciprocal zoo memberships do not allow access to special events such as Boo at the Zoo or Wonderland of Lights.