Events Calendar:

Black Tie on the Wild Side

08/16/2014, 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM

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Get ready to throw your paws up in the air to celebrate the Central Florida Zoo's 40th anniversary with a wild night of drinks, dinner and dancing all to benefit the Zoo! This night will feature animal encounters, dancing, great food, and a wild auction. Mix and mingle hour begins at 6:00 p.m. and the main event is 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. Dress to impress with your best wild or mild attire - black tie not necessary. 

Round up your pack and get on the prowl with a special spot on the guestlist.

Get a ticket to swing by | $150
Take a table | $2,500
Be a swanky sponsor | Starting at $3,500


Call 407.323.4450 ext 0 with questions or to make your reservation.



Regular Activities and Programs at the Central Florida Zoo

(All shows and times are subject to change without notice and take place at habitat unless otherwise noted.)

  • 10:30 a.m. Rhino*
  • 11:00 a.m. Cheetah*
  • 11:30 a.m. African Porcupine* 
  • 12:00 p.m. Venom! outside Herpetarium at the Tiffany and Charles Davis
                      Animal Showcase
  • 1:30 p.m. Wild Tales! at the Discovery Courtyard
  • 2:30 p.m.  Flying High! sponsored by Morrison Valuation & Forensic Services, LLC
  • 3:00 p.m. Lemur*
  • 3:30 p.m. Snake or Alligator/ Crocodile Feeding
  • 4:00 p.m. Cougar*

*Meet the Keeper

NOTICE: We are currently updating our Wild Tales and Flying High shows, and they will not be happening at this time. We thank you for your patience as we improve these experiences for our guests.