Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo!


Wild Lights opens on Friday, 3rd November 2017 and runs until Sunday, 7th January 2018

Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo!

Wild Lights is a must-see experience for family, friends and couples this festive season, where they will embark on an enchanted trail and discover a dazzling array of beautifully crafted, giant colourful lanterns inspired by wildlife.

Visitors will be treated to an awe-inspiring display of lanterns which includes a pride of lions, orangutans, tigers, giraffes, monkeys and much more!

Other highlights include a 16-metre high porcelain elephant tower and a 30-metre long Chinese dragon. At the event, visitors will also be wowed by Chinese performers before browsing at the Chinese craft market, all in one unforgettable setting. There will also be a selection of Chinese foods and warm drinks available for visitors to purchase.

Tickets for Wild Lights are on sale now. Tickets must be pre-booked online here.

Please note: Admission to Wild Lights is from 5 - 9pm. Last entry to the event is strictly 8pm.

Wild Lights ticket prices

  • Adults: €20
  • Child: €15
  • Under 3s: €0
  • Student: €16
  • OAP: €16

Wild Lights Dublin Zoo Annual Pass Holder Prices

  • Adults: €18
  • Child: €12


To book tickets, please click here


Visitor Recommendation: Entry to Wild Lights is busiest between 5pm-6pm, so there may be some queuing time for visitors. Entry will be quicker from 6pm onwards. Last entry is 8pm.  Performances at The Cove which take place later in the evening will also be less busy. 


*Purchasing tickets for Wild Lights does not permit entry to Dublin Zoo during the day. The animals at the Zoo will not be visible during the Wild Lights experience.*

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Brought to you in partnership with the VYA Creative Lantern Company
and DDM Entertainment and Events Inc.


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