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Blank Park Zoo's Wild Lights Festival presented by MidAmerican Energy Company is returning with a new theme, new lanterns and a few fan favorites. Immerse your family in light and culture in a visually stunning festival of over 40 larger-than-life illuminated lanterns featuring endangered animals, Asian mythical creatures and more. Each display is designed and fabricated by artisans and will thrill you.
Blank Park Zoo's Wild Lights Festival Presented by MidAmerican Energy Company
April 1-May 30 (nightly, Wednesday – Sunday plus Memorial Day)
Time: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. (last admission at 9:30 p.m.)
The best times to see the lights begin at sunset. Allow 60-90 minutes for the best viewing experience. Admission begins at 7:30 p.m., but you may enter the festival anytime until 9:30 p.m.
Advance Tickets: $24.95/person; $19.95/Zoo member (ages one and under are free)
Packages: four pack tickets: $89.95 or $71.95/member (available online only)
At the Door: $30/person; $25/member (limited availability)
Group tickets: group ticket discounts for groups of 40 or more. Call 515-974-2506 for more information.
Tickets are limited for each evening, please purchase tickets in advance.
Blank Park Zoo's Wild Lights Festival Presented by MidAmerican Energy Company is a rain or shine event. No refunds, rain checks or exchanges are available for this important fundraiser. When purchasing tickets online, make sure your email is correct to receive your tickets. Please note this is an evening event festival and tickets do not include animal viewing or daytime admission to Blank Park Zoo.