There are a few events and dates remaining for the list of City holiday activities. They are:
LA Zoo Holiday Lights
When: 6-10 p.m. nightly through Jan. 9
Where: LA Zoo and Botanical Gardens, Griffith Park, 5355 Zoo Dr. Free parking.
Cost: $16-$24 (daytime Zoo admission extra).
City sponsor: LA Zoo.
Information: (323) 644-6042 or www.LAZoolights.org
The after-hours attraction, which requires a separate ticket from the Zoo’s regular day hours, is a self-guided 90-minute walking tour of tens of thousands of LED lights, flurries of illuminated snowflakes, 3-D animated projections, a musical light-and-water show and glittering light tunnels. Animal characters brought to “life” include mischievous animated monkeys, a gigantic glowing snake coiled on a roof, animated elephants and much more.
Holiday Light Festival Train Ride
When: 5-8 p.m. weeknights; 5-9 p.m., Fri-Sun. through Jan. 7
Where: 4400 Crystal Springs Dr., Griffith Park
City sponsor: Rec and Parks
Information: (323) 662-9678, www.griffithparktrainrides.com
Guests can take an evening train ride around the festively decorated one mile of track. Magical scenes and tens of thousands of lights are set to captivate families and set the mood for a wonderful holiday season.
The trains operate every night through Jan. 7. The trains do not operate in the rain.