Holiday Magic

Holiday Magic

Saturday, December 9, 2017
10 am to 4 pm
*Open at 9 am for Sacramento Zoo members

Bundle up the family and come enjoy the holiday season at Holiday Magic!

Holiday Magic LionAnimal Enrichments
The highlight of the day is watching the animals receive special treats and staff will be on hand to share facts, secrets and answer your questions.

Member Shopping
Zoofari Market will be open at 9 am for Sacramento Zoo member shopping. Members receive a 25% discount with their membership card.
* Excludes books, disposable cameras, sunscreen, sunglasses, Fair Trade, and promotional, discounted or sale items.

Holiday Drive for Loaves & Fishes
Join the Sacramento Zoo in giving back during the season of thanks. Donate combs and brushes, new gloves, gender neutral adult socks, small toiletries, or toothpaste and toothbrushes to the Holiday Drive for Loaves & Fishes at the zoo when you enter and receive $1 off of admission as a thank you to from the zoo.

Schedule of Enrichments*

*Tentative schedule
All enrichments will happen at the animals’ exhibit.

9:30 am – ground hornbill
10 am – African lion
10:30 am – Sumatran orangutan
11 am – chimpanzee
11:30 am – black & white ruffed lemur
12 pm – snow leopard
12:30 pm – Wolf’s guenon
1 pm – red panda
1:30 pm – Eastern bongo
2 pm – red river hog
2:30 pm – giraffe
3 pm – fennec fox & aardvark
3:30 pm – river otter

Breakfast with Santa*

Breakfast with Santa is SOLD OUT!

Saturday, December 9, 2017
Seatings at 8:30 & 9:45 am
*Special Ticket Required, (exclusive members only event)

Join the Sacramento Zoo for an exclusive member event on Holiday Magic. Enjoy a delicious breakfast of waffles, eggs, bacon, coffee, orange juice and more, then enjoy a special visit with the one and only Santa Claus! Guests will have the ability to take photos with Santa, ask for that very special gift and pass along whether they have been naughty or nice all year. After your time with Santa, plan to roam zoo grounds for the rest of Holiday Magic as we treat the animals with special holiday enrichment.

Tickets are extremely limited, so be sure to purchase yours early. Breakfast with Santa seatings will be held at 8:30 am and 9:45 am – each breakfast lasts 45 minutes.

Sacramento Zoo members only
Tickets only available online (must be signed in!)

Adults: $26
Children ages 2-11: $22

Are you a Sacramento Zoo member?
Register for the website to access member-only events. Test your registration here.

*Proceeds from Breakfast with Santa will benefit animal care and the general maintenance of the zoo.
*Tickets are non-refundable. Rain or shine.

Become a Corporate Hero

View sponsorship opportunities for Holiday Magic.
Contact Corporate Sponsorship Manager Jess Dudek
for more information.
For additional sponsorship opportunities visit the Corporate Sponsorship page.