Safari Park Wild Holidays

Go wild with holiday twinkle, joyful tunes, and festive activities at Safari Park Wild Holidays! Spot your favorite animals, greet the roaming firefly stilt walkers, and experience lights and lanterns like never before.

Celebrate the holidays through an exciting safari experience under the stars. Wild Holidays Safari Park invites all explorers to delve into this thrilling bash filled with seasonal activities, live shows, and themed food. Embrace the wildness here!

Safari Park Wild Holidays Tickets

Wild Holidays at Safari Park is included in your San Diego Safari Park general admission and membership.

San Diego Safari Park Wild Holidays

The event runs from November 25th to 27th, December 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th to 23rd, and 26th, 2022 through January 1st, 2023.

San Diego Safari Park Vacation Package and Other Area Attractions

Make your day at  San Diego Zoo Safari Park Wild Holidays even more exciting by coupling it with budget-friendly vacation packages:

Safari Park Wild Holidays Attractions

Safari Park Radio 197.2

Schedule: 4 PM to 8 PM

Located at Barking Deer, Safari Park Base Camp

Sometimes, we all need is to listen to contemporary and traditional carols to feel the Christmas spirit. Tune in to the Safari’s Park radio station for all the holiday songs.

Light Up the Holidays

Schedule: 5 PM, 5:30 PM, 6 PM, 6:30 PM, 7 PM, 7:30 PM, and 8 PM

Located at Safari Base Camp

Gaze in wonder at the meticulously decorated trees that light up and are synched to a festive soundtrack.

Safari Parker

Schedule:  4 PM, 5 PM, 6 PM, and 7 PM

Located at Village Playground, Nairobi Village

Listen to your favorite adventurer as he reads his original jolly tale, “Twas the Night Before Wild Holidays.” Many interactive surprises await.

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Holiday Troubadour

Schedule: 4:30 PM, 5:30 PM, 6:30 PM, and 7:30 PM

Located at Village Playground, Nairobi Village

Greet and join the park’s acoustic holiday musician in a fun sing-along.

Firefly Stilt Walkers

Schedule: 4 PM to 8 PM

Located at Flightline & Loop Lagoon

Don’t leave the event without strolling through the Lagoon, where you’ll come across illuminated performers spreading holiday cheer and glow.

Turtle Doves

Schedule: 4:20 PM, 5:20 PM, 6:20 PM, and 7:20 PM

Located at African Woods—Elevator Deck—Mawazo—Flightline, Nairobi Village

You’ll wonder if you’re in a holiday concert when you hear the violin duo play all the festive songs in a symphonic way.

Nairobi Lantern Walk

Located at Nairobi Walk

Schedule: 5 PM to 8 PM

Beautiful lanterns that light up and dance to a musical soundtrack will greet you at Nairobi Lantern Walk.

Sweater Weather

Schedule: 4 PM, 5 PM, 6 PM, and 7 PM

Located at Condor Cart and World Gardens, Walkabout Australia

Watch the guitar and percussion artists perform acoustic renditions of holiday favorites.

Bridge of Lights

Schedule: 5 PM to 8 PM

Located at Safari Walk Bridge

Pass through this enchanting and musical illuminating archway for some photo sessions.

The Spirit of the Season

Schedule: 5 PM to 8 PM

Located at Tiger Trail, Sambutan Longhouse, Walkabout Australia, Zuest Woolshed, World Gardens, Condor Ridge

Soak in merry décor and specially adorned trees that make the best backdrop.

Journey of Light

Schedule: 5 PM to 8 PM

Located at Flightline Plaza, Nairobi Walk, Africa Walk, Rift Lift Deck, Mawazo Patio

Festive ornaments and installations transform these pathways into magical locations.

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Baja Gardens

Schedule: 5 PM to 8 PM

Located at World Gardens

Take a walk at this Southwest Garden that’s lit aglow in holiday decor.

Experience Safari Park Wild Holidays

Fancy a holiday celebration that involves animal sightings and jungle adventure? Safari Park Wild Holidays is here! With glowing decorations, an array of attractions, and lively performances, this celebration is one everyone will remember for years.


Start Date:

November 5, 2022

End Date:

January 1, 2023



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