For Immediate Release
D.C. - For the eighth consecutive year, Pepco is partnering with Friends of the
National Zoo (FONZ) to sponsor ZooLights, a free holiday light show at the
National Zoo that runs from the Friday after Thanksgiving through Jan. 1 from 5
to 9 p.m. every night except Dec. 24, 25 and 31.
event, hosted by FONZ, features thousands of environmentally friendly LED
lights illuminating trees, walkways, buildings and animated animal
silhouettes. Several animal exhibit
houses also will be open for public viewing.
Pepco Night, Saturday, Dec. 6, Pepco volunteers will pass out glow sticks at both
entrances and at "Think Tank" locations.
is proud to once again support ZooLights," said Debbi Jarvis, vice
president, corporate citizenship and social responsibility. "Pepco helped
launch ZooLights as an entertaining way to introduce and demonstrate the use of
energy efficient LED technology."
2007, when ZooLights festivities first began, Pepco Holdings Inc. has
contributed more than $1 million to make
ZooLights a part of holiday celebration for tens of thousands of families.
to ZooLights is free.
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