By Suburban Life Media
The holidays whirl into view at Brookfield Zoo. (Photo provided)

After Christmas Day, a million colorful lights continue to conjure Holiday Magic at Brookfield Zoo, where entertainment is offered nightly from 4 to 9 p.m. Dec. 26 to 31.

A fresh laser light show is part of the fun. Offered will be ice carving, magic shows,  special Zoo Chats and model railroad display. The zoo's restaurants and food stands will be open with full menus and holiday treats.

Brookfield Zoo is at 8400 W. 31st St., Brookfield. The festivities are included with regular admission. Visit