Friday, June 21, 2019
7 p.m. to Midnight
Rain or Shine
Celebrate a night under the stars at the best party in St. Louis. Enjoy scrumptious fare from 60 of St. Louis' finest restaurants, and rock out to fantastic live bands. Proceeds from the fundraiser help the Zoo in its efforts to save endangered species at home and around the world.
The Zoo will close to the public at noon on June 21.
Tickets are non-refundable. All attendees must be 21 years of age or older. Event will be held rain or shine.
$200 per person, general admission (open seating)
$250 per person, general admission (open seating)
- Online Orders: Noon on Thursday, June 20.
Please Note: Tickets will not be sold at the door.
For $50, enter to win a dinner party for six inside the Amur tiger yard. (Of course, there will be no tigers in the yard.) Joining you for dinner will be Dana Brown President & CEO Jeffrey P. Bonner, Ph. D., and Curator of Carnivores Steve Bircher.
Click the link above to enter and for official raffle rules and regulations. You do not have to attend the event to bid.
ZOOFARI is a fusion of formal and fun! Get creative with tuxedo jackets with shorts, festive dresses with bold animal prints and bright colors, and comfortable footwear. And be sure to dress for the summer weather!
An assortment of exotic animal print bowtie and cummerbund sets will be available for purchase starting May 3 at Treetop Shop at the Zoo, located in The Living World at the North Entrance.
Sponsored by Albarre Jewelry
Place your bids on extravagant animal-themed auction packages. From exclusive behind-the-scenes opportunities here at the Zoo to excursions around the world, this is your chance to win once-in-a-lifetime opportunities. Plus, all the proceeds help support the Zoo!
Click the link above to enter and for official raffle rules and regulations. Bids will be accepted mid-April.
Roam around the Zoo and enjoy tantalizing fare from 60 of St. Louis' finest restaurants. Elegant desserts, tempting appetizers and savory main dishes will be served up at lavishly decorated booths. Sip spirits, wine and beer as you explore the party area.
Sponsored by U.S. Bank
- Starship featuring Mickey Thomas
Known for #1 hits “We Built this City” and “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now”
- Kansas City's Premier Dance Band, Lost Wax
- Acoustik Element
- DJ Chris Brown
- DJ Crucial
- Midnight Piano Band
Swimming Sea Lion:
$1,000 per couple (includes reserved seating, invitation to VIP reception at 6 p.m. and event memento)
$3,500 (reserved table for 10 includes early admission)
$7,500 (reserved accommodations for 20, invitation to VIP reception at 6 p.m. and event memento)
To learn more about sponsorship opportunities for ZOOFARI, please contact email@example.com or call 314-646-4508.
Sponsors & Underwriters
Leader of the Pack
Wells Fargo Advisors
Conservation Champion featuring the Chimpanzee
Centene Charitable Foundation
Plunging Polar Bear
Tip of the Iceberg
World Wide Technology
VIP Reception Sponsor
David B. Lichtenstein Foundation
Mid America Chevy Dealers
American Eagle Credit Union
The Boeing Company
Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
Denise and Drew Franz
Thompson Coburn LLP
(as of 3/8/19)
Proceeds from the fundraiser help the free, world-class Saint Louis Zoo in its efforts to save endangered species at home and around the world.
ZOOFARI 2019 Chairs & Committee
Judy Kouchoukos and Matt Geekie
Judy and Jerry Kent