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Let It Glow a Holiday Lantern Spectacular

  • Nov. 10, 2022 through Jan. 15, 2023, Thursdays, 4-8pm; Fridays and Saturdays, 4-9pm; Sundays, 4-8pm; Open daily 12/25-1/1
  • Bergen County Zoo
  • 216 Forest Ave. , Paramus
  • All Ages
  • $18; $9 children 3-17; free for children younger than 3 - Advanced Registration Required
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Friends of the Bergen County Zoo presents a dazzling display of larger-than-life, hand-constructed lanterns that celebrate culture, animals, and the warmth of the holidays. Festive treats and activities promise to make this unique, nighttime experience the family event of the season.

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About Bergen County Zoo

216 Forest Ave.

Paramus, NJ


  • Standard hours: Daily, 10:00am-4:30pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
  • Family bathroom: No

  • Bergen County Zoological Park is a 15-acre zoological animal park within the beautiful Van Saun Park. This AZA Accredited zoo houses animals from North, South, and Central America including tapir, spider monkeys, bison, elk, and a Colonial Dutch Farmyard featuring rare-breed farm animals. Come for a family fun day and be sure to stop by the Education Center to visit with the reptiles, amphibians, and more!
  • Parking: Free
  • Play area: Outdoor
  • Party room: No