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Zoo Ball 2017
Thursday, November 9
6 PM – 12 AM
San Antonio Zoo

Please call 210-691-1952 for an exclusive Zoo Ball rate


Sheila and Marko Barrett


Rosa and Roby Latimer


Mary Barrett

Jessica and Ryan Berg

Sharron Desbrow

Gini Shafer and Joey DiSabato

Virginia Nell Duncan, DVM

Dani and Cosmo Guido

Brian Harris and Paul Villaflor-Harris

Kathryn and Travis Holloway

Catherine and Will Hughes

Sallie and Carlos Longoria

Caroline and Alex McAllister

Whitney and Joe Miller

Ann Morrow

Susan Naylor

Jenna and Will Osborn

Kate and John Park

Diana Plummer

Catherine and Richard Reed

Amy Rhodes

Mitzi and Jim Sandell

Courtney and Barrett Tuttle


Triana and Brandon Grossman


Timothy M. Morrow


Zoo Ball Tables

It is with great pride and thanks to our supporters, that we announce that the 35th Annual Zoobilation Ball is SOLD OUT. If you would like to be added to the waitlist or make a contribution to this year’s Zoo Ball, please contact anne-marie.breedlove@sazoo.org • 210-734-7184 ext. 1046

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$50,000 – Eye of the Tiger

$25,000 – Rock Lobster

$15,000 – Hungry Like the Wolf

$10,000 – Barracuda

 $7,500 – Karma Chameleon

$5,000 – Brass Monkey

Exclusive invitations to donor events are included with all table sponsorships. Table placement is determined by level of sponsorship and date of payment confirmation.  Additionally, all sponsors will be offered or provided, given the sponsorship level, the opportunity for upgraded wine service at the event.

Contributions are tax-deductible as provided by law. $1,270/$127 of each Gala Table/Ticket is non-deductible.  Premium tables that receive additional benefits will incur an additional non-deductible amount that will be noted on your personalized tax letter. Under federal tax rules, certain restrictions apply to the purchase of event tickets and tables by donor advised funds and private foundations. Please contact your tax advisor or your DAF’s sponsoring organization for more details.

Zoo Ball After Party

Following this year’s Zoobilation Ball, guests are invited to stay for the official Zoo Ball After Party where they will be joined by Zoomers, the zoo’s young professional group. The exclusive after party is from 9:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. So, don your black tie or ball gown and join us for food, drinks and music.

Additional tickets to this year’s official Zoo Ball After Party are $100 and are reserved exclusively for Zoomers. Zoomers can purchase Zoo Ball After Party tickets by contacting anne-marie.breedlove@sazoo.org • 210-734-7184 ext. 1046.

Live Auction

This year’s live auction items are sure to impress. See all available items below.

Banovich Original Oil Painting – An extraordinary opportunity to own an original oil painting by artist John Banovich made exclusively for a Zoo Ball guest.

Exclusive Napa Experience – You and 3 of your guests will be transported to Napa wine country for an exclusive tour and lunch at the one-and-only Palmaz Vineyard.

Exclusive Catered Dinner at the San Antonio Zoo – Dinner and Longnecks! We’re not talking about Lone Star Beer…we’re talking about a private catered dinner for 20 with our African Giraffes!

Patio Ranch Photo Safari – A Wild Game Photographic Safari Experience for six people, a mere 90 miles from San Antonio. Take your memories home forever with an exclusive beaded animal skull made by Annlyn Osborn.

Trip to the Beautiful Island of Hawaii – If You Like Pina Coladas – you’ll love Kaanapali Alii Resort, Hawaii. Say “mahalo” to real-life and spend 7 days in a fabulous two-bedroom condominium.

William Henry Studio Tour in the Oregon Wine Country – You and a guest will be whisked away to Oregon Wine Country for an exclusive behind the scenes tour of William Henry Studio.

Dinner Series with 4 Select San Antonio Chefs – Make your home the destination for 4 unforgettable dinner parties with notable chefs from around the city.

Kids Sleepover at the San Antonio Zoo – Drop your kids off for an unforgettable experience for their “best sleepover EVER” at the San Antonio Zoo.

Private Plane Trip to Dallas, TX for a Spurs game – Here in San Antonio, we love our Spurs! Grab six of your closest friends, hop on a private plane and head to Dallas for the Spurs vs. Mavericks game.

Zoo House Sleepover – Make it a family night to remember and sleepover in our newly renovated Zoo House, now open for guests, complete with unique animal experiences and more.

Exclusive Kentucky Derby Experience – Grab your hats and pick a horse! If your bid is just right, you and a guest can be in Louisville, Kentucky for the 2018 Kentucky Oaks and the Kentucky Derby.

Naming of the San Antonio Zoo’s Brand New Baby Hippo – Our beloved hippo, Uma, has a brand new roommate…and it just happens to be her grandson! This “hungry, hungry” baby needs a name…

Photo Gallery


Anne-Marie Breedlove

3903 N St. Mary’s

San Antonio, TX 78212


210-734-7184 ext. 1046

Thank You to Our Sponsors