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IllumiNights at the Zoo: A Chinese Lantern Festival presented by Georgia Power

November 16, 2023 - January 14, 2024

Experience the magic of Atlanta holiday lights this season with IllumiNights at the Zoo presented by Georgia Power! Atlanta’s cherished holiday tradition is back, showcasing vistas of brilliantly illuminated wildlife and captivating sights that celebrate the wonders of nature. This year, the Zoo is introducing new lanterns and experiences, transforming the Zoo into a nighttime wonderland. Enjoy a mile-long stroll of stunning contemplation of the wildlife of our planet and creatures of our imagination, from luminous leopards to a towering fiery phoenix. Be a part of this Atlanta holiday lights phenomenon this holiday season! Tickets on sale now. Nov. 16-Jan. 14.

Stroll the Zoo after dark to be inspired by more than 80 animal lanterns – some up to 20 feet tall – depicting some of Earth’s most charismatic creatures. Nov. 16-Jan. 14, 5:30-9:30 p.m. $20.99-$24.99; ages 3-11, $17.99-$19.99; ages 2 and younger, free.


November 16, 2023
January 14


Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Avenue SE
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