The annual fundraiser is from 6 p.m. to midnight on Saturday at the Sedgwick County Zoo, which will close during the day to prepare. Tickets are available at the zoo and are $125, $75 of which is tax deductible. Here’s everything you need to know:
1. All you can eat: The event features local restaurants spread throughout the zoo, serving samples from their menus. Among those who will be at Zoobilee this year: Freddy’s Frozen Custard, Granite City, Mike’s Wine Dive, Jimmy’s Egg and Il Vicino.
2. Lots to drink: The party always features lots of adult beverage distributors stationed throughout, offering samples of their products, from wine and beer to mixed drinks.
3. Live music: Several of Wichita’s most popular party bands will also be stationed throughout the zoo, including Blue Eyed Soul, The Mudbugs and Mumblin Jones.
For more information, call 316-660-9453 or visit http://scz.org.