There's no place like home for the holidays they say, but experiencing the best of Christmas cheer in Florida comes in the form of events and seas of lights. If you're looking for places to experience the magic of the holidays in Florida, the Zoo Lights at Zoo Miami event may just be your ticket.\nZoo Miami will be taken over by over half a million lights and animal-shaped lanterns this holiday season with twinkling trails for you to explore. It'd make a great idea for a date night, as you walk under the canopies of trees wrapped in lights that will make you feel like you're in a Hallmark Movie.\nView this post on Instagram Get your coats and your smiles ready... it's going to be a beautiful weekend for Zoo Lights at Zoo Miami! 🎄❄️ ZOO LIGHTS MIAMI Every Fri & Sat through Dec. 29, 7 - 10PM. GET TICKETS ONLINE & SAVE: Link in bio!!! Members save an additional $3. Kids 2 and under are FREE. Parking is FREE! Don't forget, this weekend is "Santa and Elf Look-a-Like Nights." 🎅🤶🧝♂️🧝♀️ Dress in your costume and Zoo staff might choose you to win free zoo admission, membership or swag! #ZooLights #ZooMiami #ZooLightsMiami #Holidays #Miami #Weather #BabyItsColdOutside A post shared by Zoo Miami (@zoomiami) on Dec 21, 2018 at 10:38am PST\nThe lights serve as the perfect backdrop for your photos, adding a sprinkle of the spirit of Christmas to your Floridian Insta-feed. Aside from the sights & photo ops, visitors will be able to snack on seasonal treats like crunchy cookies & cozy hot chocolates.\nView this post on Instagram His light shines bring around us! 💫 Remember Christ our Savior was born on Christmas Day 💫 #ChristmasLights #FeelingBlessed A post shared by Cami, Carlos & Princess Bella (@cami_and_carlos) on Dec 21, 2018 at 8:44pm PST\nFurther adding fun to the festivities are themed nights, which encourage visitors to dress up and participate in special activities related to the theme. The themed evenings include PJ & Onesie, Galactic (Star Wars, Star Trek, & Guardians of the Galaxy), Super Hero, and Santa & Elf nights. You can see the dates for each night here.\nView this post on Instagram Get ready for the brightest countdown of the year, with the return of Zoo Lights! On select nights from November 29-December 29, the zoo will light up the night with over one million lights of all shapes and sizes. The fun doesn't stop there! We'll also have after-hour animal encounters, hot chocolate and cookies and photos with the one and only 🎅. Link in bio for early bird tickets! A post shared by Zoo Miami (@zoomiami) on Nov 5, 2019 at 8:29am PST\nTickets to the Zoo Lights festivities at Zoo Miami are surprisingly affordable too at only $15.95 per person. Additional packages that include food & drinks and photos are also available for purchase.\nView this post on Instagram #zoolightsmiami 🎄 A post shared by L (@lusmarie.gg) on Dec 29, 2018 at 9:09pm PST\nWhether you're there for the feels, the photos, or the holiday treats, this is one Christmasy event that is sure to fill you with that seasonal spirit.\nAn overview of the event's details can be found below. If you're looking for more magical experiences, check out these 12 winter bucket list experiences in Florida. You may want to keep an eye on the temps with this bipolar Florida weather lately and grab a jacket just in case.\nZoo Lights at Zoo Miami\nPrice: $15.95/person plus tax ($10/person plus tax for the Early Bird Special running until Nov. 11); Ticket packages including photos, hot chocolate, and cookies also available.\nWhen: Nov. 29 & 30, Dec. 6 & 7, Dec. 13 & 14, Dec. 20, 21 & 22, Dec. 27, 28 & 29; 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. each night.\nAddress: 12400 SW 152nd St, Miami, FL 33177\nWhy You Need To Go: Wander through trails of over half a million lights & animal lanterns as well as enjoy holiday-themed foods and beverages. All that Christmas feel, minus the snow. Super cute for a date night that will make your boo feel like they're in a Hallmark Movie. Themed nights with unique experiences like galactic & PJ/Onesie encourage cute costumes.\nWebsite\n\n\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.