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Jungle Bells at the San Diego Zoo

Presented by California Coast Credit Union

During Jungle Bells Presented by California Coast Credit Union the San Diego Zoo is transformed into a wild wonderland of twinkling lights, merry-making performances, and festive foods. From December 13 through January 5 (except December 24), special light displays and shows fill the Zoo—and guests—with holiday cheer.  

Santa will be on hand before Christmas to visit with youngsters, and some of his elves keep things hopping with an energetic trampoline performance. The Polar Express 4-D experience takes you on an amazing train ride to the North Pole, and for a real-life train adventure, the beloved miniature train outside the Zoo gates will be waiting for you to get “all aboooooard!” 

San Diego Zoo
2920 Zoo Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Close at 5:00 PM on December 24; open on Christmas Day and New Year's Day until 8:00 PM.

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Free with admission

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