Event Dates

$10 per person in advance or $15 per person day of the event

Event tickets do not include Zoo admission.

See our annual holiday event BELIEVE reimagined for 2019! This year you can enjoy holiday daytime fun AND see the animals with ice treats at this family-friendly event. Get in the holiday spirit with holiday decor, music, and seasonal menu items.

Your Believe ticket(s) includes these activities in Junction Plaza:

  • Holiday photos with Santa starting at 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Unlimited rides on our festive carousel
  • Cookie and warm seasonal beverage (coffee, cider, cocoa) from Mrs. C's bakery
  • Make and take home an ornament from Buddy the Elf's craft station
  • Facepainting
  • Virtual Reality Safari


Advance Tickets: $10 per person plus Zoo admission. You will receive a $2 discount off admission with online purchase of Believe tickets.
Day of Tickets: $15 per person on event days plus full price Zoo admission. Believe tickets also sold at Junction Plaza.

Children under 2 are free with a paying adult. 

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Enjoy the animals with special ice treats filled with their favorite treats!

Ice Treat Schedule:

Habitat                 Time
Cougar                 9:30 a.m.
Polar Bear          10:00 a.m.
Seals/Sea Lions 10:30 a.m.
Seabirds             11:00 a.m.
Otter                   11:00 a.m.
Black Bear          11:30 a.m.
Gorilla                 11:30 a.m.
Red Wolf            12:00 p.m.
Lion                     1:00 p.m.
Chimp                  2:00 p.m.