Festival of Lights & Tree Sale

November 24-December 30 | 9A-9P
December 24 & 31 | 9A-Noon
December 25 & January 1 | Closed

A winter visit to Cosley Zoo has become a favorite family tradition. Cosley Zoo is transformed into a winter wonderland with thousands of twinkling lights, an amazing selection of Christmas trees, wreaths and greenery, hot chocolate and a unique assortment of holiday gifts in the Wild Side Gift Shop.

Cosley Zoo has four varieties of trees ranging from 3’ to 12’! Wreaths, greens, and garland are also available for purchase.

  • Christmas lights turn on at 3P
  • Hot Chocolate is available weekdays 3-9P; weekends 9A-9P
  • Free Admission during the Festival of Lights and Tree Sales, donations are greatly appreciated.
  • No reservations/ticketing required.

Interested in an event sponsorship?

Sponsorship Opportunities (PDF)

Contact Kaitlin Lizik at 630-510-4961 or klizik@wheatonparks.org for partnership opportunities.