Lights Before Christmas
**CLOSED NOV 27, DEC 24 AND 25**
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Experience Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition!
$10 Adults, $8 Children ages 2–12, and children younger than 2 free.
All Riverbanks members receive one free visit with a valid membership. Guest passes will not be accepted for Lights.
Bring the kids and the camera and see why Lights Before Christmas has continued as a family tradition for more than 25 years!
- Nearly one million twinkling lights
- Countless animated images
- Dazzling Music in Motion Lights Spectacular
- Nightly visits with Santa (on-site beginning at 6:00pm each night through December 23)
- Warm memories and holiday cheer around the Jingle Bell Bonfire
- Hot cocoa, marshmallows and other festive foods available for purchase
While you may spot a few night owls during Lights, most of our residents will be off-exhibit to catch some zzz’s.
Lights displays and operating schedules are subject to change without notice.
ALL-NEW Shared Holiday Party Nights at the Ndoki Lodge
December 17 @ 6:00–9:00pm:
Tis the season to share, so why not wrap your holiday party in with ours?
A great way for small groups of friends, family members or small companies to enhance their Lights experience!
ALL-NEW Instagram Photo Contest:
Enter your favorite festive family photo at the Zoo on Instagram using #RiverbanksLights for a chance to win a Zoo-themed Holiday Prize Pack including 4 tickets to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden, a Riverbanks ornament, two Zoo animal mugs and the delightful children’s pop-up book, “Christmas at the Zoo.”
(Privacy settings in Instagram must be turned off in order for submission to be viewed.)
Contest ends December 23, 2014.