Christmas ZOObilee

December 14, 15, 21 & 22.
Hours: 9:00-4:00pm

Join us for an all new daytime Christmas event! This daytime Christmas ZOObilee is complete with live music, performances, contests, food, artists, pictures with Santa and a Candy Cane Market trail full of gifts, sights, smells and tastes of the season.

Enjoy the entire zoo plus, artificial snow, winter themed bounce stations and the perfect family photo opts. for the whole family.

*All activities are included with regular daytime admission

2019 ZOObilee Event Calendar

2019 Christmas ZOOBilee Events

Saturday, December 14

10am-2pm | Sounds of the Season with Joey Collins
Singer songwriter, Joey Collins will keep you dancing along with popular hits and classic holiday favorites.

10:30am-3:30pm | Caricature Artist
Cartoonist Tim Banfell will capture your inner cartoon character in the perfect piece of custom art. In true cartoon style described as “Disney meets Looney Tunes”, guests will receive a free 8.5 x 11 custom cartoon caricature head shot to take home.

12:30-3:30pm | Not Quite Fab Beatles Tribute Duo
Tribute duo including Paul McCartney and John Lennon perform the music of the Beatles in a live duo show. Enjoy the vocal harmonies of Lennon and McCartney with acoustic guitar, bass guitar and piano. Sing along to your favorite Beatles songs, its a fab show that everyone will love.

Sunday, December 15

10:30am-3:30pm | Sundays with Santa
Santa is coming to the Zoo and you don't want to miss it! Enjoy taking beautiful family photos with Santa in the sleigh and meet some very special animal friends. Santa will be accepting those last minute Christmas letters and special requests from your little ones.

10:30am-3:30pm | Caricature Artist
Cartoonist Tim Banfell will capture your inner cartoon character in the perfect piece of custom art. In true cartoon style described as “Disney meets Looney Tunes”, guests will receive a free 8.5 x 11 custom cartoon caricature head shot to take home.

12:00pm-2:00pm | Sounds of the Season with Joey Collins
Singer songwriter, Joey Collins will keep you dancing along with popular hits and classic holiday favorites.

Saturday, December 21

10:00 am-2:00pm | Sounds of the Season with Joey Collins
Singer songwriter, Joey Collins will keep you dancing along with popular hits and classic holiday favorites.

10:30am-3:30pm | Caricature Artist
Cartoonist Tim Banfell will capture your inner cartoon character in the perfect piece of custom art. In true cartoon style described as “Disney meets Looney Tunes”, guests will receive a free 8.5 x 11 custom cartoon caricature head shot to take home.

11:00 am -2:00pm | Chill Cook-off Event
Join us for a delicious tradition, the Annual Chili Cook-Off hosted inside the Zoo Cafe. We'll serve over 12 varieties of chili plus all the fixings including the soon to be world famous jalapeno cheddar corn bread!
Cost is $5 for all you can eat chili. Vote for your favorite!

12:30pm-3:30pm | Christmas Entertainment with Dew Pendleton Keys Duo
Rock around the Christmas tree with fun songs and holiday medleys from Dew Pendleton Duo.

Sunday, December 22

10:30am-3:30pm | Sundays with Santa
Santa is coming to the Zoo and you don't want to miss it! Enjoy taking beautiful family photos with Santa in the sleigh and meet some very special animal friends. Santa will be accepting those last minute Christmas letters and special requests from your little ones.

10:30am-3:30pm | Caricature Artist
Cartoonist Tim Banfell will capture your inner cartoon character in the perfect piece of custom art. In true cartoon style described as “Disney meets Looney Tunes”, guests will receive a free 8.5 x 11 custom cartoon caricature head shot to take home.

12:00-2:00pm | Sounds of the Season with Joey Collins
Singer songwriter, Joey Collins will keep you dancing along with popular hits and classic holiday favorites.