What's new at the Detroit Zoo?
The Detroit Zoo will glitter and glow with millions of LED lights illuminating trees, buildings and more than 290 sculptures for 35 magical nights! New this year, the event will feature the Enchanted Trail and the Wild Lights Lounge with live entertainment, bar service, s'mores and more.
Is the Detroit Zoo the best family attraction in the city?
Many recent travelers called the Detroit Zoo one of the city's best family attractions. Spread out across 125 acres and boasting more than 2,400 animals, the zoo has a longstanding history in Detroit (it's been open since 1928).
Why donate to Detroit Zoo?
The Detroit Zoo is constantly changing. Learn more about all of our updates. Earn your master the wild way. Extended due to popular demand! Free for seniors and one adult guest! You have the compassion, we have the mission. Donate today and join us in our mission of Celebrating and Saving Wildlife and Wild Places. LEARN MORE!
When is wild lights at the Detroit Zoo?
The annual Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo opens Nov. 19 through Jan. 8, 2023, for 35 nights, featuring millions of lights illuminating trees, sculptures, buildings and a walk-through tunnel. Let us light up your night – Wild Lights tickets are on sale now!