Activities for the Holidays

Festival of Lights

Jillian Scott, Feature Editor and Writer

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The Festival of Lights is a good way to spend your holiday with your friends and family. The Cincinnati Zoo is decorated with Christmas lights and decorations.

They many new lights this year including a new light wall with movie clips and an outdoor 4D theater. There are also new life-size animal lanterns found throughout the entire zoo. The Cincinnati Zoo also started a scavenger hunt. As you make your way through the zoo you can solve holiday themed riddles and puzzles.The zoo provides activities for younger kids as well. People can go and hear a story from Mrs. Claus or write a letter Santa. A s’mores station is available as well as a place set up to have a picture taken with Santa.

On certain nights at Skyline Chili you can get discounted ticket or go online and get

tickets in advance. The address to the Festival of Lights in the Cincinnati Zoo is 3400 Vine Street Cincinnati, OH 45220.

If you go online to  renewing/purchasing it online you can become a member and get a present in the mail for signing up. It is open Sunday-Thursday five to nine p.m. and Friday and Saturday five to ten p.m.

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