ROYAL OAK —The Detroit Zoological Society will host its annual Sunset at the Zoo fundraiser, presented by Strategic Staffing Solutions and is themed ‘Howling at the Moon’ in support of the zoo’s future wolf habitat. The gala is held rain or shine and takes place at 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. on June 13.
Sunset at the Zoo offers a strolling supper with tastes of signature dishes from 40 of the area’s finest restaurants as well as desserts and zoo-themed specialty drinks. The event also features live entertainment – including tarot card and palm readers, performances by Detroit Flyhouse and music by The Jerry Ross Band – dancing, live and silent auctions, and access to the zoo’s animal habitats as the sun goes down.
Tickets for Sunset at the Zoo range from $175 to $750 per person. Supporter tickets are $175 each or two for $300 if purchased by May 2. Patron tickets are $300 each and include a VIP reception, sponsored by the Detroit Jaguar Retailers at 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. June 13. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit detroitzoo.org/sunset