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Thanks to our generous sponsors:

94.7 Fresh

Big Bus Tours

Capital One Bank

Coca-Cola

Comcast

Geico

Jaguar

Rosenthal Jaguar/Land Rover

LivingSocial

NBC4

Washingtonian

Widmer

WTOP

Special thanks to Willow Run Greenhouse Corp. for providing all of our plants at ZooFari.

Thanks to Bloomery Plantation for providing cocktails at the Pre-party reception.

Smithsonian Campaign Goals

Save the Date: Thursday, May 14, 2015.

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Ticket Information

Ticket prices coming soon.

FONZ members get the best price! Join today!

Auction

Bid on exclusive Zoo tours, animal-themed art, one-of-a-kind gifts, memorable activities, top dining experiences, and more!

Restaurants

More than 100 of the area's finest restaurants including Central, Proof, and Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak, & Stone Crab will offer some of their finest cuisine.

2014 participating restaurants.

Wine

ZooFari is the perfect opportunity to enjoy wine from local and international vineyards.

2014 participating wineries.

Battle of the Bartenders

Local bartenders will compete to create the best tasting original signature cocktail using a mystery ingredient fromt eh Zoo's Animal Kitchen. Sponsored by Capital One Bank and hosted by Tommy McFly from Fresh 94.7 FM.

Celebrity Chefs

Top chefs will be joining the festivities throughout the night.

Bars

Three mega-bars located throughout the event will offer complimentary beer, soft drinks, and water.

Shuttle

he Woodley Park/Zoo Metro Station, courtesy of Big Bus Tours. The shuttle runs every 20 minutes throughout the night.

General Event Information

ZooFari goes on rain or shine. Please note that ZooFari is a non-smoking event. To be served alcohol, you must present a valid photo ID. Due to space limitations, no strollers are permitted.

General questions about ZooFari?
Email LaShawn Harris or call 202.633.3034 for more information.

If you are a restaurant interested in participating in ZooFari please Email Pam Bucklinger for more information.