"Christmas Light Festival" continues at Montgomery Zoo

MONTGOMERY, AL., (WSFA) -- T he Christmas Light Festival at the Montgomery Zoo continues December 18-31, 2008 from 5:30-9:30 each night. This Montgomery tradition offers an array of light displays placed throughout the zoo for zoo patrons to view.

New this year, are the Petting Zoo and Camel Rides. The Petting Zoo and Camel Rides will be available beginning Thursday, December 18th through December 31st. Zoo visitors will be able to see, pet and feed an array of animals from llamas to Zebra's while also having the opportunity to ride the camel (a nominal fee will be required to participate in these activities).

Also, new this year is Santa's Craftshop. The craftshop will be available every night through December 23. The children can have fun making different Christmas crafts for their families as a reminder of the family outing at the Montgomery Zoo's Christmas Lights Festival.