Don’t wait until the Toledo Zoo’s annual holiday lights, enjoy the soft glow of over 500 animal and botanical-shaped Chinese lanterns during the second year of Luminous Nights. From September 28-November 4, the historic Zoo grounds (between Broadway and the Anthony Wayne Trail) will be filled with lanterns, activities, demonstrations led by international students from local universities and Chinese fare. Professional aerial acrobats perform Friday and Saturday nights at 6:30pm, 7:15pm and 8pm and visit the new family-friendly Beastro Beer & Wine Garden.
Admission gates: 6-8pm, Sunday-Thursday. 6-9pm, Friday-Saturday. The Zoo will stay open for one hour after admission gates close to allow guests to complete their visit.
$11 online, $13 at the gate for Zoo members, $13 online, $15 at the gate for non-members.
2 Hippo Way, Toledo
419-385-5721 | toledozoo.org/luminousnights