January 5, 2019

November 21, 2018-January 5, 2019 • 5:00pm-9:00pm*
The Oregon Zoo, Portland, OR

It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to ZooLights, the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter festival. As you walk around the zoo, you’ll see a dazzling display of more than million and a half lights, and experience your zoo in a whole new light. In addition to visiting elephants, penguins and other animals, you can ride the popular lighted train and enjoy dinner from a variety of food carts. Little ones may want to ride the carousel, and Santa will be available at the events through December 23 for photos. There will be local food carts, special warm drinks and live music as well.

*Closed November 22 and December 24-25 for the holidays, and November 27-28 for BrewLights. Value Nights will take place on November 26, 29 and December 3–6 and 10–13. Zoo For All families are also welcome to attend those dates. Advance tickets are not available for Zoo For All guests. The zoo opens each day at 9:30 a.m., and ZooLights tickets are valid after 4 p.m. The hours are 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on ZooLights nights, and 5 to 8 p.m. on Zoo For All and Value Nights. Grounds remain open for one hour after gates close.

Air Plant Jellyfish
Saturday, January 5, 2019 • 11:00am(W)
Saturday, January 12, 2019 • 11:00am(S)
Saturday, January 19, 2019 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, January 26, 2019 • 11:00am(V)
Al's Garden & Home, Woodburn, Sherwood, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR

For our very first Kids' Club of the year, we are going to be creating a little plant pet that needs nothing but air and water for care. We will learn all about the unique qualities of tillandsias and how to care for them. We will then make our own little air plant jellyfish to take home. Cost: $7.50 to cover the cost of materials.

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