Book your next holiday party with us and your guests will enjoy a beautifully decorated, private venue while they marvel at 3 million LED lights in the region’s best light display. Our catering team offers a wide variety of food and beverage options to meet most any budget. From an elegant seated meal with an open bar to a simple warm up package with hot chocolate and cookies, your guests will be delighted by our exceptional holiday menus.

Venue rental, admission, and parking rates vary based on your group size. Your sales representative will be happy to help you determine the best fit for your event!

Looking for great gift ideas for your employees, clients, and members? Stuff their stockings with discounted tickets! You will enjoy the best savings to the PNC Festival of Lights by ordering before our presale deadline. Contact the Group Sales office or your sales representative for an order form.

PNC Festival of Lights — Voted #1 Zoo Lights in the Country!

Event Info
Festival of Lights Catering Menu
Pre-Sale Ticket Order Form – Purchase before Nov 17th and Save!

Open Nightly, November 18 – January 1

  • Sunday – Thursday: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Friday – Saturday: 5:00 pm –10:00 pm
  • Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day

Holiday display

2017 Highlights

  • Madcap Black-Light Puppet Shows
  • Santa and his Reindeer
  • Strolling Entertainment
  • Wild Lights Show on Swan lake
  • Themed Areas
  • Fairy Land
  • Mrs. Claus
  • North Polar Express Train Ride
  • S’mores-N-More Stations
  • Holiday Post Office

Mix ‘n Mingle with friends and colleagues at the 35th annual PNC Festival of Lights! Enjoy the region’s favorite holiday event with over 3 million LED lights, holiday merriment, and delectable treats. A private facility will be yours from 5pm to 9pm to host your catered celebration. Choose from our wide range of offerings, from simple warm-up packages to elegant dinners!

Booking Guidelines

Contact Group Sales at 513-487-3481 or email at [email protected] 

Facility rental, admission, and parking prices vary based on availability, group size, and location of the venue. Revenue minimums apply on peak nights – Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Ask your sales representative for details. Most menus based on 25 or more people; some menus require higher per- person minimum. We recommend your guests arrive prior to 5pm to avoid heaviest traffic, especially on Friday and Saturday. One complimentary standard animal appearance included – additional animals available at an extra cost.