January 30, 2023

HOUSTON – Houston Life’s Melanie Camp noticed a Yeti at the Houston Zoo and you can also! Zoo Lights is on now via January 8 and the Yeti will be there hanging out for selfies in the Houston Zoo’s winter season wonderland.

From the, “Snowy Slopes,” a winter scene that includes ski raise chairs in close proximity to the Reflection Pool to life-sized animal lanterns together the Zoo Lights path There are a great deal of options to capture a festive snap.

Zoo Lights is stunning every person this holiday break year. A highlight for several this 12 months is the brand name-new, vibrant vacation light tunnel that rounds out the holiday knowledge. Young children adore the warm chocolate and s’mores (who are we kidding…every person enjoys s’mores and warm chocolate!) And, if you’re sensation the sugar hurry you can present off your dance moves at the John P. McGovern Children’s Zoo Plaza which has transformed into an illuminated, interactive dance flooring.

Jackie Wallace from Houston Zoo instructed Houston Lifetime, “When you occur, it is lit to the hilt. From the time you walk in and see the fourteen foot reindeers to the reflection pool with all the flowers that are dancing to audio and the trees that are all lit up, it’s spectacular.”

No a person knows how several lights sparkle through the zoo at Zoo Lights, “Millions, who is counting? I absolutely sure am not,” mentioned Wallace.

Only the Zoo’s regulars are missing the motion. All the zoo animals will be sleeping and all those that are not are stored secure from any sound or unnatural night time lights.

“The path alone is designed with the animals in mind so it goes via habitats that for the duration of the day, you could see lions, but we have blackout coverings on the tunnels so you can not see them. We also have an entire workforce whose position it is to assure that the wellbeing of the animals is leading tier, top of brain, through the total occasion producing confident the audio is not way too loud, the lights aren’t shining in their exhibits. But arrive and see the yeti at night, and appear and see the elephants for the duration of the working day,” explained Wallace.

Zoo Lights presented by TXU Electricity operates now by way of January 8PM from 5:30PM in the night. The Houston Zoo is having ticket bookings on line so they can stagger entry and be guaranteed all people enjoys Zoo Lights with out factors getting far too crowded. Check out houstonzoo.org for tickets.

View the video clip above to uncover out everything you need to know about Zoo Lights this yr…and see if you can place the Yeti!

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