Christmas time in Oakland means Zoo Lights at the Oakland Zoo
by Bruce Wagg
on Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 10:47am.
When thinking about where to take the kids to see the holiday lights
don't forget about Zoo Lights, the Oakland Zoo's very own celebration in
This special holiday light festival takes place from December 4th
through January 3rd. and is certain to delight the whole family.
Although there was one year this event did not take place ,during the
transition to LED lights, it is now back on track.
Hundreds of lights, music, and Santa's village are sure to put you in
the holiday spirit. Also check out the train ride on the Snowball
Express with amazing views of oakland and the Bay Area (Best to try and go on a
For a great place in the East Bay to take the kiddies for a fun display
of holiday cheer, visit the Oakland Zoo, our very own treasure nestled
in the hills above 580. Go on out and feel festive with the animals,
check out Zoo lights and have a fabulous holiday season.
(Buy tickets online or at the door.)