This holiday season, if you are looking for some quality fun that is great for the whole family, consider heading to the San Diego Zoo! Not only is this zoo rated one of the best zoos in the country, it also has exciting things in store for your family during the holidays! First things first, reserve your room at one of the hotels in San Diego with free parking, then start planning your trip to the zoo! Here are some of the festive events that you can enjoy during Jungle Bells at the San Diego Zoo.
This year, at Jungle Bells you’ll be met with festive foods, twinkling decorations, merry performances that are sure to spread the holiday cheer and more. At the glowing winter wonderland be amazed at the amazing decorations or hop on the Twinkle Light Trolley where you can see a spectacular collection of animal light sculptures along the ride. Some of the entertainment includes acrobatic trampoline elves, jazzy carolers and more! In addition, in honor of the zoo’s 100th birthday, there will be a special, larger than life animal puppet show entitled “The Journey”. At some point, be sure to stop by Santa’s Igloo located at the Skyfari East on Front Street. Here, you can stop by for a visit and photoshoot! Photo packages start at only $29.99. For some fun activities, enjoy Reindeer Games at the Front Street Stage. Join in on the reindeer games such as hula-hooping a special Reindeer Dance!
Don’t forget to stop by the various locations throughout the park where you can have special Animal Encounters. Here, you can get to know some animals a little better as their keepers share stories about various animals. Some of these include the cheetah, polar bears, asian leopards, rhinos and more. This year, Jungle Bells at the San Diego Zoo will take place from December 10th through January 2nd. Visit http://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/junglebells to find out all the things that Jungle Bells has in store for your family this holiday season.