LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The popular Wild Lights exhibit is coming back to the Louisville Zoo this spring.
A new lineup of lanterns will include more than 70 larger-than-life illuminated displays made of thousands of silk-covered pieces lit by more than 50,000 LED lights. Wild Lights will include zoo animals, marine animals, dinosaurs and mythical animals, according to a release from the Louisville Zoo.
"It really is a feast for the eyes," zoo spokesperson Kyle Shepherd said. "We've got basically a whole new batch of lanterns for Wild Lights 2021."
There will also be interactive and photo displays including a pumpkin carriage, angel wings, a bubbling lotus corridor, a tyrannosaurus tunnel and a 49-foot animatronic whale.
Tickets are on sale now for the event that runs from March 19 to May 30, 2021. The family-friendly event is wheelchair and stroller-friendly. The festival will take place 6:30-10:30 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday nights, from March 19 to May 30 and daily, March 24 to April 4.
Louisville Zoo members can purchase tickets in advance online (until 5 p.m. day of the event) for $17 per guest age 3 and over. Non-members will pay $20. Children 2 and under are free.
Family Four-Pack tickets are available for $54 for members and $60 for non-members in advance online only. A $6 parking fee will be added to all online ticket purchases.
For more information, visit LouisvilleZoo.org/wildlights.
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