Holiday Lights at Saint Louis Zoo.

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Saint Louis Zoo Nominated for Best Zoo Holiday Lights in US

This comes after our zoo was voted best in the country for back-to-back years.

November 28, 2018 - 2:48 pm

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The Saint Louis Zoo is looking to crack the list of the Best Zoo Holiday Light Displays in the country, but they need your help!

The same zoo that's been named Best Overall Zoo in the U.S. in back-to-back years, is again near the top of one of USA Today's 10Best contests. This time, it's for who has the best holiday lights display. 

Related: St. Louis Zoo Voted Best Zoo For 2nd Year in a Row

Voting ends Monday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. CT, and you can vote once per day by clicking HERE

The U.S. Bank Wild Lights at the Zoo began Nov. 23, and is open through Dec. 30.

Wild Lights is open from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the following dates:

Friday, Nov. 23-Sunday, Nov. 25

Wednesday, Nov. 28-Sunday, Dec. 2

Wednesday, Dec. 5-Sunday, Dec. 9

Wednesday, Dec. 12-Sunday, Dec. 23

Wednesday, Dec. 26-Saturday, Dec. 30

Ticket rates:

Monday-Thursday: $7/Zoo members; $8/non-members

Friday-Sunday: $9/Zoo members; $10/non-members

Children under age 2 receive free admission.

Wild Lights tickets can be purchased in advance at, or at the door on nights of the event starting at 5:30 p.m. Free parking is available on Zoo parking lots during event hours.