The Toledo Zoo's Lights Before Christmas tradition kicks off with the Nov. 22 tree lighting and will be open for all to enjoy from Nov. 22 to Dec. 31. The five-week long display at the zoo, 2 Hippo Way in Toledo, features more than 1 million lights, the award-winning Big Tree that you just have to stop and get your picture taken in front of, and more than 200 illuminated animal images spread throughout the zoo. Fan-favorite events continuing at Lights Before Christmas include: the Ice Slide and Winter Village, visits with Santa in the Arctic Encounter, the Dancing Northern Lights and the Scenes of Wonder 3-D display. Lights Before Christmas presented by KeyBank, Winter Village sponsored by Kroger, Dancing Northern Lights presented by St. Luke’s Hospital, Scenes of Wonder sponsored by Comfort Line, Ltd., Polar Paws & Santa Claws 5K presented by Medical Mutual.