River of Lights
Experience millions of sparkling lights at New Mexico’s largest walk-through holiday production with more than 500 glowing light displays and animated sculptures and a synchronized music light show. River of Lights was named one of "The 15 Most Spectacular Holiday Light Displays in the U.S." by MSN in November 2016. Come see why!
- 6-9:30 p.m.
- Closed Dec. 24, 25.
Buy tickets in advance, beginning Nov. 1 or at the gate.
- Buy tickets from any BioPark cashier from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily.
- At the gate. Ticket booths open at 5:30 p.m.
- Adults (13+): $12
- Children (3-12): $6
- Babies (under 3): Free
- 10 percent off when you buy 50+ tickets.
- 20 percent off when you buy 100+ tickets.
Food & Entertainment
Free Park & Ride
Take a bus from the Zoo to avoid the traffic with free park and ride on select nights! Park & Ride buses are boarded via stairs and are not wheelchair accessible. Accessible parking is available at the Aquarium/Botanic Garden lot.
Service Runs Select Nights ONLY: November 26, December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16-23, 26-30
Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
The New Mexico BioPark Society would like to thank all its sponsors: Bank of Albuquerque (special presenting sponsor), KOB-4, ACE, 100.3 The Peak, KZRR 94 Rock and TLC Plumbing and Utility.