A holiday lantern cheetah.

WildLanterns Member Discounts

Celebrate the season with a visit to WildLanterns at Woodland Park Zoo. It’s a festive safari of larger-than-life animal and nature-scape lanterns.

Ticket Deal

BECU members receive 10% off tickets when purchased online.

  • Tickets must be purchased on Woodland Park Zoo's website.
  • Use promo code BECULANTERNS at checkout to get 10% off the regular ticket price.
  • All tickets are timed entry. Select your preferred date and time when purchasing tickets online.

Dates and Times

  • Nov. 10, 2023, through Jan. 14, 2024.
  • WildLanterns is closed on Mondays, except for Dec. 11, 2023, and Dec. 18, 2023, and Jan. 1, 2024. It is also closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day, Dec. 24-25.
  • Beginning in January 2024, WildLanterns will only be open Thursday-Sunday, and closed Monday-Wednesday.

Location and Parking

  • 5500 Phinney Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98103
  • Use PayByPhone or pay at the West Entrance, 5500 Phinney Ave. N, Seattle; South Entrance, 750 N 50th St., Seattle. Additional parking is located in Lower Woodland Park at N 50th and Aurora Avenue, about 0.1 mile from the South Entrance.
  • Parking prices: $6 for the first two hours; $2 each additional hour. $12 maximum daily rate plus taxes and fees.

BECU is not responsible for canceled events, changes to scheduled events, or ticket refunds. Tickets are not available for sale in person at Woodland Park Zoo. Tax and ticket fees are already included in tickets prices.