The Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo is now pen and looks a lovely evening if you are looking for something unusual to do with the kids, or even as a date night this Winter. Here’s all the details.
Wild Lights opens on Friday 3rd November 2017 and runs until Sunday 7th January 2018. 5pm-9pm
November: Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
December: Every day (Monday – Sunday). However, it will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and St. Stephen’s Day
January: Monday 1st January – Sunday 8th January
Admission to Wild Lights will be €20 for adults and €15 euro for children. Special rates of €18 euro for adults and €12 euro for children are available for annual pass holders. Children under the age of three go free. Tickets on sale from September 15th and are only available at www.dublinzoo.ie
What time does the event start and finish?
Admission to Wild Lights is from 5pm – 9pm. Last entry to the event is strictly 8pm.
How long will the event last and what is included?
The route is approximately a 2km long loop and will take around 2.5 – 3 hours to complete.
You will see stunning lantern displays throughout the route, some of which are hugely impressive structures and some of which as smaller animal lanterns, all beautifully hand-crafted by Chinese artists using traditional techniques. There will also be short performances by Chinese acrobats and artists, all included in the ticket price. Optional extras are the marketplace selling speciality gifts crafted by Chinese artists, as well as Wild Lights goodies, and food and drink stalls along the route.