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Holiday Dining Plans

Sample a wide variety of seasonal flavors, like butternut squash bisque or peppermint mousse, as well as refreshments: beers, wines, warm beverages and Coca-Cola products. Have questions about our specialty dining plans? Click here for additional information.

Holiday Treats


Garden Grille 

  • grilled cheese sandwich
  • gourmet cheeseburger & fries
  • mac & cheese
  • chicken nugget platter w/ fries

Christmas Crossroads 

  • popcorn
  • kettle corn
  • churros
  • turkey leg

 Polar Paradise

  • grilled bacon on a stick
  • loaded italian
  • foot long hot dog
  • turkey leg

Sweet Shoppe 

  • ice cream
  • waffle cone
  • fudge
  • assorted christmas desserts
  • peppermint mousse
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Beer & Wine Garden 

  • homemade chex mix
  • meat & cheese board
  • nachos

Chef carved roasted turkey breast or honey ham – Make it a sandwich, add your choice of cheddar, or swiss on ciabatta or Soft Italian Roll. Your choice of stuffing or mashed potatoes and green bean almandine or Christmas corn.

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*Christmas Feast is included for redemption using the Dining Plan (requires two items to redeem).
Zoo Members FREE

Members receive:

  • Unlimited visits for 12 months! 
  • Free entry to:
    - Christmas in the Wild
    - Roaring Springs
    - Creatures of the Night
  • Special savings on dining
  • Individual Plus$89
  • Dual Plus$129
  • Family Plus$169
  • Guest add-on$40
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Pay For A Day, Come Back All Year!
  • Adults $34.95
  • Children (3-11) $25.95


Just in town for the evening? Join us for a merry and memorable evening during this unique holiday event!

  • Adults $24.95
  • Children (3-11) $24.95


Purchase a dining plan to sample holiday treats throughout the Zoo!

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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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