SAVE THE DATES!
Holiday Lights Spectacular is back at the Turtle Back Zoo.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday: November 16- 18, November 23-25, November 30- December 2
Every Night: December 7 – 31

Closed: December 24 & 25
5pm to 9pm
Free Admission *Celebrate the season of giving by bringing donations of non-perishable food items, new toys, and gently used coats.

Take a winter stroll through the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo this holiday season under the sparkling lights of over 50 winter and animal characters.

What to see:
Meet & Greet with Mrs. Claus
*option to purchase professional photos
Friday, November 16 – Sunday, November 18
@ party gazebo

Meet & Greet with Santa Claus
*option to purchase professional photos
Friday, November 23 – Sunday, November 25
Saturday, December 1 & Sunday, December 2
Saturday, December 8 & Sunday, December 9
Saturday, December 15 & Sunday, December 16
Saturday, December 22 & Sunday, December 23
@ party gazebo

Character Weekends!
Superheros- Friday, November 30 – Sunday, December 2
Princesses – Friday, December 7 – Sunday, December 9
Home for the Holidays- Friday, December 14 – Sunday, December 16
@ picnic pavilion

Ice Carver
Friday, November 23 & Saturday, November 24
Friday, December 21 & Saturday, December 22
@ amphitheater stage

Storytime with Mrs. Claus
*ticketed event
Friday, December 14: 6 and 7pm
Saturday, December 15: 3:30, 6, and 7pm
Sunday, December 16: 3:30, 6, and 7pm
Monday, December 17: 6pm
Tuesday, December 18: 6pm
Wednesday, December 19: 6pm
Thursday, December 20: 6pm
Friday, December 21: 6 and 7pm
Saturday, December 22: 3:30, 6, and 7pm
Sunday, December 23: 3:30, 6, and 7pm

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