Games & Activities

Camel Rides

Experience this unique animal adventure and take a journey along twinkling lights while on a camel. Get up-to these majestic animals like never before with experts on hand to guide you around a track while riding a trained camel. Camel rides are available daily and located in the lower parking lot next to the zoo.

Snow Globe

Hop inside a larger than life snow globe for a one-of-a-kind Christmas picture with the entire family. This could make for a fun Holiday Greeting card!

Holiday Express

All aboard the Holiday Express train ride! Embark on an unforgettable journey through Brackenridge Park that includes singing elves and a special gift from Santa. Tickets can be purchased at the Train Depot. 


The holidays wouldn’t feel the same without skating! Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, enjoy this synthetic ice experience while at the zoo. The skating rink is located at Polar Point.

Reindeer Ring Toss

Try your skill at this delightful game – land a ring on an antler and score!

Pick a Present

For all the good little girls and boys, Santa left a few presents to take home and place under your Christmas tree. Stop by and pick a present!