The County of Orange, OC Parks and the loveable animals of the OC Zoo are spreading the holiday spirit with the annual Christmas at the OC Zoo on Saturday, December 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Families from near and far are invited to spend a winter day at the seasonally decorated OC Zoo located inside Irvine Regional Park. Throughout the festive day, furry residents will be opening treat-filled gifts and searching for special goodies hidden in Christmas trees. Children of all ages can enjoy holiday inspired crafts and games.

Special guests Mr. and Mrs. Claus, will be sprinkling holiday cheer throughout the OC Zoo as they visit with children and spread holiday cheer. Reservations are not required for Christmas at the OC Zoo, as admission tickets will be sold at the door. All holiday festivities are free with paid zoo admission. Coupons and passes are not valid for special events.

Join the festive fun with OC Parks and the animals of the OC Zoo!

December 14 – Christmas at the Zoo 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Location: OC Zoo (inside Irvine Regional Park) 1 Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA 92869

Cost: $2 per person (ages 2 & under are free)

Parking: $5 per vehicle Contact: (714) 973-6847

OC Zoo Owl in Wreath ChristmasSanta with Owl at OC Zoo Christmas
OC Zoo Christmas GoatFox with Present OC Zoo Christmas
OC Zoo Bear ChristmasOC Zoo Mountain Lion and Snowman Christmas
Photos: OC Zoo