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Art on the Wild Side

Online Auction – Begins March 16, 2024 – Ends March 23, 2024, 9 pm
The auction includes exclusive artwork created by the animals at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, in addition to trips, packages, and more from our local community.

Evening Celebration – March 23, 2024
VIP Entrance 5:30 pm (VIP is only available with Sponsorship purchase)
General Admission Entrance 7:00 pm
This extraordinary safari-themed evening celebration will include food, drinks, live entertainment from ISING Live Band, the online auction, a live auction, live art demos, and of course mingling with the zoo’s animal ambassadors.
Attire: Safari Theme or Cocktail

Sponsorships Available Now!
VIP tickets are only available with sponsorship
Sponsorships include VIP early entrance to the event at 5:30 pm, full access to the entire zoo from 5:30-7:00 pm, giraffe feeding, keeper chats, exclusive hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and promotional opportunities. Regular night activities begin at 7 pm.

Regular General Admission Tickets On Sale $125 each, Zoo Members $100 each
Entrance 7 pm; the night includes food, drinks, live entertainment from ISING Live Band, auctions, art demos, mingling with the zoo’s animal ambassadors, and more.


For Your Zoo

The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is home to more than 300 animals. Your support of this event helps provide continual care and enrichment to all of the animals who call it home.

For Your Community

At the heart of the zoo’s mission is education. Your support of this event helps expand the hearts and minds of students of all ages through enriching hands-on experiences and engaging programs.

For Conservation

Your support of this event provides on and off-site conservation programs about endangered species at the zoo and in the wild. These programs allow people to engage with wildlife and influence them to protect the world around them.

A portion of this year’s event proceeds will go towards expanding the zoo’s Big Cat collection. The possibility of bringing a new pair of tiger cubs or cheetahs to the zoo can only be done with your support! 


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