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  • Location: Fresno Chaffee Zoo
  • Address: 894 W Belmont Ave, Fresno, CA 93728
  • Phone: (559) 498-5910
  • Time: 5 pm to 7 pm; 7 pm to 9 pm
  • Price: Member Adult $20.00; Non-Member Adult $22.00; Child (all) $18.00


Experience IllumiNature, a Fresno Chaffee Zoo cultural spectacular!

This ALL NEW experience features handmade Chinese lantern displays illuminated throughout the Zoo – many designed in various animal shapes and sizes. Guests will enjoy other specially themed areas including nature, Christmas, and Lunar New Year PLUS delicious holiday-inspired food and drinks, live entertainment, and photos with Santa on select nights.

This NEW experience is expected to sell out so be sure to pre-purchase your tickets today!

See our event dates below!

November 18-23, 25-27
December 1-4, 8-11, 14-23, 26-30
January 5-8, 13-15, 21-22

*Please check your date before purchase – all sales are final.*