Lighting Up This Holiday Season!


John Froschauer/Point Defiance Zoo

Zoolights runs from 5-9 p.m. through Jan. 3 at Point Defiance Zoo in Tacoma.

Zoolights runs from 5-9 p.m. through Jan. 3 at Point Defiance Zoo in Tacoma. (John Froschauer/Point Defiance Zoo)

Stuck in the house this holiday season? Well, we have a list of things that you can do with your family while staying safe! Christmas 2020 is here and its happening! Theres so much to do out of the house this holiday season that are safe and give everyone a smile on their faces! 

One example is at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup. They have a Holiday Magic drive thru! You get to see the magic lights through your car staying safe! The event runs Dec. 1 through Jan. 3. There are scavenger hunts, snowflake 3D glasses, scones, and so much more! 

Zoolights is back at the Point Defiance Zoo in TacomaThe colorful winter wonderland has over 700,000 dazzling lights and 3D animal displays! If you are planning to go to the zoo this year, please make sure to social distance and wear your mask. Zoolights is open 5-9 p.m. through January 3. Make sure you get you get your tickets soon! 

More Information on Zoolights

Pierce County’s Fantasy Lightswhich bills itself as the largest holiday drive-through display in the Northwest,” continues this year at Spanaway Park, 14905 Bresemann Blvd. SIt features 300 elaborate displays and thousands of lights. Fantasy Lights is open 5:30-9 p.m. through Jan. 1. 

Want to learn more about the Fantasy Lights? Click here!

Finally, if you want to go to Seattle, check out the Woodland Park Zoo to see the Wild Lights in the Night! Just make sure you buy your reserved time tickets and wear your mask! The event runs 4-8:30 p.m. through Jan. 17. It’s closed Mondays and on Christmas and New Year’s Day. 

That’s it for today Panthers! Thank you for reading our story! Stay safe, wear your mask, and practice social distancing while enjoying this season. Happy holidays!