The San Antonio Zoo is offering nearly half-off admission to residents of San Antonio, Bexar County and neighboring communities.

The offer is for Wednesday. December 20, only, from noon to 9:00 p.m. The offer coincides with the Zoo Lights feature. Locals can purchase a ticket for $8, nearly half off the usual admission price.

The Zoo says it is a way to show gratitude to the local community.

The discounted admission ticket can be purchased from the zoo’s front gate or online by clicking here.