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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens

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47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
(760) 346-5694 https://www.livingdesert.org/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIouDBtNfV5AIVBspkCh2GWgRaEAAYASAAEgLdFvD_BwE

September 2019

Safari Nights

September 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until September 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$14

Explore the sights and sounds of our African and North American desert at night! Every Friday night in September brings safari family fun. Explore the park under the light of the moon and see zebra, cheetah, giraffe, leopard, jaguar and more. Special Safari Night activities include astronomy and bat detecting stations, a scorpion walk, safari treasure hunt, arts and crafts, animal chats and more. Popular band Vintage Vibe will play everything from classic rock and rhythm and blues to the hits of the '70's through today. Entertainment every Friday night…

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Safari Nights

September 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until September 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$14

Explore the sights and sounds of our African and North American desert at night! Every Friday night in September brings safari family fun. Explore the park under the light of the moon and see zebra, cheetah, giraffe, leopard, jaguar and more. Special Safari Night activities include astronomy and bat detecting stations, a scorpion walk, safari treasure hunt, arts and crafts, animal chats and more. Popular band Vintage Vibe will play everything from classic rock and rhythm and blues to the hits of the '70's through today. Entertainment every Friday night…

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October 2019

La Gran Fiesta

October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Free – $24.95

Popular KUNA-FM DJ Sammy Bernal will host La Gran Fiesta, which closes out the month-long Hispanic Heritage Month celebration. The event is free for members or with paid park admission. Attendees at the big party will be treated to music by a local Mariachi band and Folklorico dance performers. Guests also will have the opportunity to enjoy special activities and arts and crafts. As a special gift, the first 1,000 guests through admissions will receive a free pepper plant cultivated…

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Howl-o-Ween

October 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Come in your favorite costumes and enjoy over 20 trick-or-treat stations, arts and crafts, animal encounters and entertainment.  

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Howl-o-Ween

October 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on October 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Come in your favorite costumes and enjoy over 20 trick-or-treat stations, arts and crafts, animal encounters and entertainment.  

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November 2019

Me and You at the ZOO

November 6, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Designed for children ages 18 months to 4 years of age and accompanying adults. Wednesdays, 9:00am-10:30am Each weekly adventure includes tactile experiences and active play. Our Me & You at the Zoo adventure begins in the Discovery Center where we’ll have specially selected, age appropriate manipulative and toys available. Then we’ll move the program to our special Me & You in the Garden* space for outdoor nature play, including digging in the dirt, and a planting opportunity. Free for members; non-members…

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Me and You at the Zoo

November 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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The Living Desert University Tour at Smoke Tree Ranch

November 8, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$58 – $68

Smoke Tree Ranch is situated on 375 acres in Palm Springs on a gently rising alluvial face landscaped by nature and sheltered by the San Jacinto Mountains. You will discover the historic enclave of homes surrounded by stunning native smoke trees and the natural desert landscape that is adorned with irreplaceable plants and a kaleidoscope of wildflowers (seasonally). You will join a guide from The Living Desert on a themed walk through this desert gem and experience breathtaking landscapes while…

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Me and You at the ZOO

November 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Designed for children ages 18 months to 4 years of age and accompanying adults. Wednesdays, 9:00am-10:30am Each weekly adventure includes tactile experiences and active play. Our Me & You at the Zoo adventure begins in the Discovery Center where we’ll have specially selected, age appropriate manipulative and toys available. Then we’ll move the program to our special Me & You in the Garden* space for outdoor nature play, including digging in the dirt, and a planting opportunity. Free for members; non-members…

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Me and You at the Zoo

November 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Me and You at the ZOO

November 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Designed for children ages 18 months to 4 years of age and accompanying adults. Wednesdays, 9:00am-10:30am Each weekly adventure includes tactile experiences and active play. Our Me & You at the Zoo adventure begins in the Discovery Center where we’ll have specially selected, age appropriate manipulative and toys available. Then we’ll move the program to our special Me & You in the Garden* space for outdoor nature play, including digging in the dirt, and a planting opportunity. Free for members; non-members…

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Me and You at the Zoo

November 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Brunch at the Zoo

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 22, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on March 21, 2020 at 10:00 am

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$25 – $125

Share your Saturdays with the Zoo and enjoy a delightful brunch with animal encounters. Every Brunch is different, so please join all of them! Members Only Event Individual Brunch: Adults: $30 | Children: $25 Five Brunch Series: Adults: $125 | Children: $100 Buy tickets HERE

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Fall Zoo Camp

November 25, 2019 @ 8:00 am - November 27, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$120 – $140

ZooCamp is the place for your budding naturalist to have some wild fun while exploring the natural world. ZooCampers will be enthralled by special activities, arts and crafts, behind-the-scenes experiences, and animal encounters that can only be found at The Living Desert. For kids looking for an exciting way to spend their school breaks we offer 2- and 3-day ‘mini-camps’, allowing families to schedule around their busy holiday commitments. Each session is unique so you can try them all! ZooCampers…

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WILDLIGHTS

November 26, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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Me and You at the ZOO

November 27, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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Designed for children ages 18 months to 4 years of age and accompanying adults. Wednesdays, 9:00am-10:30am Each weekly adventure includes tactile experiences and active play. Our Me & You at the Zoo adventure begins in the Discovery Center where we’ll have specially selected, age appropriate manipulative and toys available. Then we’ll move the program to our special Me & You in the Garden* space for outdoor nature play, including digging in the dirt, and a planting opportunity. Free for members; non-members…

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Me and You at the Zoo

November 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until November 27, 2019

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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WILDLIGHTS

November 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

November 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

November 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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December 2019

WILDLIGHTS

December 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on November 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on November 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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Brunch at the Zoo

December 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 22, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on March 21, 2020 at 10:00 am

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
+ Google Map
$25 – $125

Share your Saturdays with the Zoo and enjoy a delightful brunch with animal encounters. Every Brunch is different, so please join all of them! Members Only Event Individual Brunch: Adults: $30 | Children: $25 Five Brunch Series: Adults: $125 | Children: $100 Buy tickets HERE

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WILDLIGHTS

December 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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Winter Zoo Camp

December 23, 2019 @ 8:30 am - December 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$85 – $105

ZooCamp is the place for your budding naturalist to have some wild fun while exploring the natural world. ZooCampers will be enthralled by special activities, arts and crafts, behind-the-scenes experiences, and animal encounters that can only be found at The Living Desert. FALL / WINTER / SPRING 2019-2020 For kids looking for an exciting way to spend their school breaks we offer 2- and 3-day ‘mini-camps’, allowing families to schedule around their busy holiday commitments. Each session is unique so…

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WILDLIGHTS

December 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
+ Google Map
$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 24, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm

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One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 31, 2019 at 6:00 pm

The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
+ Google Map
$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 26, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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WILDLIGHTS

December 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$10 – $14

Over a million twinkling lights dazzle as guests enjoy holiday festivities, food, drink, arts and crafts, animal encounters, live entertainment, Santa Claus and more. Light up your holiday!

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January 2020

50th Birthday Celebration at the Zoo

January 11, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$14.95 – $24.95

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is proud to launch its 50th Anniversary celebrations with a Birthday Party! Party-goers are invited to enjoy this historic milestone with special keeper chats, animal encounters, live entertainment, crafts, games, birthday cake and a variety of photo opportunities. In addition, guests can watch the animals celebrate as they receive anniversary-themed enrichment. The first 1,000 guests will receive free commemorative sunglasses, while supplies last. All party activities are free for members and with paid park…

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Brunch at the Zoo

January 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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$25 – $125

Share your Saturdays with the Zoo and enjoy a delightful brunch with animal encounters. Every Brunch is different, so please join all of them! Members Only Event Individual Brunch: Adults: $30 | Children: $25 Five Brunch Series: Adults: $125 | Children: $100 Buy tickets HERE

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February 2020

Brunch at the Zoo

February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
+ Google Map
$25 – $125

Share your Saturdays with the Zoo and enjoy a delightful brunch with animal encounters. Every Brunch is different, so please join all of them! Members Only Event Individual Brunch: Adults: $30 | Children: $25 Five Brunch Series: Adults: $125 | Children: $100 Buy tickets HERE

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March 2020

Brunch at the Zoo

March 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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The Living Desert Zoo Gardens, 47900 Portola Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
+ Google Map
$25 – $125

Share your Saturdays with the Zoo and enjoy a delightful brunch with animal encounters. Every Brunch is different, so please join all of them! Members Only Event Individual Brunch: Adults: $30 | Children: $25 Five Brunch Series: Adults: $125 | Children: $100 Buy tickets HERE

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