Enjoy lights, fun and holiday spirit as the Birmingham Zoo comes alive for 17 nights with Zoolight Safari. The event includes the new ice skating rink, rides on the Holiday Express Train, story time, animal demonstrations, Santa’s Roller Racer Ride, Jingle Bell Carousel, Winter Trail Hayride and an expanded holiday light show synchronized to favorite holiday tunes. Photos with Santa will be available through Dec. 23. Ride tickets, required for some attractions, are $3.50. Ice skating tickets are $5.50. All-You-Can-Ride Wristbands are $12. The event is from 5-9 p.m. Dec. 7-9, 14-16, 19-23 and 26-31. For more information, visit www.birminghamzoo.com.