Zoo Lights Tickets

Purchase tickets in advance to reserve your time slot!

  • Zoo Lights tickets are date and time specific.
  • You must enter the Zoo within the 30 minute time frame indicated on your ticket.
  • Tickets do not have a designated exit time.
  • Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be transferred to another date or time.

Tickets may be purchased in advance online or at the Zoo entrance during daytime hours of operation (9:00 am - 4:00 pm). Online ticket availability reflects availability at the gate.

Tickets (all ages 3+): $12.75 + GST


Children 2 and under are free. Please add a $0 infant ticket to your cart for each child aged 2 and under.

Moose made of lights on display at Zoo Lights

Manitoba Public Health Requirements - COVID-19

  • All guests aged 12 and older must be fully vaccinated and show valid proof of vaccination to attend Zoo Lights. Adults must also present photo ID.
  • Children aged 11 and under may attend when accompanied by a fully vaccinated adult with valid proof of vaccination.
  • Masks are mandatory in all indoor spaces, including the Zoo entrance and washrooms. Masks are recommended outdoors when physical distancing cannot be maintained.

Ticket Policies

  • Please follow public health orders and guidelines when visiting the Zoo.
  • Zoo Lights will proceed rain, snow, or shine. The Zoo will only be closed in the case of extreme weather. Notices regarding Zoo closures will be posted daily by 2:00 pm on our website.
  • All guests, regardless of age, require a ticket. Tickets for children 2 years of age and under are FREE.
  • Tickets are valid for one time use on the specified ticket date and time. Guests must enter the Zoo within the 30 minute time frame indicated on their ticket.
  • Tickets cannot be sold and will not be replaced if expired, destroyed, lost or stolen.
  • Tickets cannot be transferred to another date or time.
  • Refunds will only be offered in the event of a Zoo closure.
  • No re-entry. If you leave the Zoo, you will be unable to return.
  • Disorderly conduct will result in your removal from the site. This includes trespassing into restricted areas, unsafe or disrespectful actions towards animals, visitors, staff, volunteers or Zoo property.
  • Entry is only via the main Zoo Entrance located at 2595 Roblin Blvd.

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Gold Sponsor: Steinbach Credit Union
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