Zoo Special Event Calendar


  • Date: 09/12/2019 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM  
  • Location: Montgomery Zoo and Mann Wildlife Museum
    2301 Coliseum Parkway
    Montgomery, Alabama 36110
  • Introduction: Thursday evening, September 12. Join us for an evening of food, music, drink, and fun! Dance to the groove, delight in drinks and food samplings from the finest eateries in the River Region, try your luck at the vast collection of auction items and rub elbows with the area's finest animal lovers.

Zoobilation is a fundraiser geared for adults only. All guests must be 21 years old or older to attend. Tickets are $50 per person (discounted group tickets are available). This is a single-night event featuring a night under the stars at the Montgomery Zoo with food and beverages from over 50 of the regions finest eateries; live, toe-tapping music; a digital auction; fun, fun, and more fun. And the night was surely bring vast surprises and delights. This year's proceeds will be contributed to the design and construction of a new reptile facility that will reside in our South American realm.   

Need a little more information about Zoobilation?  This PDF will provide additional information about the event, what to expect, what to wear, and the cause behind the event. If you need additional information, please give the Zoo a call at (334) 625-4900. 

Tickets are now on sale. PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE NOW.  $50 for individual tickets, all guests must be at least 21 years of age to attend.  IMPORTANT NOTE:  Any Zoobilation ticket(s) purchased online will be available at the WILL CALL booth during the night of Zoobilation, Thursday, Sept 12 beginning at 6pm.  No tickets will be mailed and/or made available for pick up.  On the night of Zoobilation, please bring your purchase confirmation and/or printed ticket along with a valid picture identification to gain access to the event.  All guests must be at least 21 years old to attend.  Identifications will be checked upon entry.  Minor will be refused access and no refunds will be provided.

Group ticket sales discounts: Purchasing multiple Zoobilation tickets is a great idea for a fun corporate gathering, a group of friends enjoying a night at the Zoo, or to give as presents and thank yous to co-workers, friends, and family members. Enjoy an awesome night mingling with friends and community leaders while helping a very worth while cause, the construction of a new Reptile Facility at the Montgomery Zoo.  

      Group Zoobilation ticket pricing 
          -- 1 - 9 tickets @ $50 per ticket
          -- 10 - 29 tickets @ $45 per ticket
          -- 30+ tickets @ $40 per ticket
             Quick reminder: All Zoobilation ticket holders must be at least 21 years of age to attend.  
             IDs will be checked at entry, no refunds will be provided.  


Thank you to our Zoobilation sponsors and partners 

     -- Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama

     -- Mrs. Rita Sabel

     -- ALFA Foundation
     -- Sabel Steel Service, Inc. 

     -- The J.K. Lowder Family Foundation
     -- Parkside Dental Care

     -- Brooks and Catherine Darby
     -- Poarch Band of Creek Indians
     -- Regions Bank
     -- ServisFirst Bank
     -- Warren Averett, LLC
     -- Wells Fargo

     -- Alabama Power Company
     -- Alabama State University 
     -- ASE Credit Union
     -- BBVA Compass Bank
     -- Baptist Health 
     -- Bradley Plumbing and Heating 
     -- Reinhart Lexus

     -- Jeff and Anita Barrera 
     -- BBRL, Inc. 
     -- Cadence Bank
     -- Capital Container, Inc. 
     -- ERA Weeks and Browning Reality, Inc
     -- Gardner Flooring and Design
     -- Mrs. Emily Jemison
     -- Mathews & Mathews Dental 
     -- Buddy Pablo Pals
     -- Southern Car and Truck Rentals
     -- Roman and Brooke Rauccio

Media Partners
     -- Alabama News Network - Pinnacle 
     -- Cumulus Broadcasting Montgomery - Pinnacle 
     -- iHeartMEDIA - Pinnacle
     -- Little Engine Broadcasting - Gold
     -- Davis Direct - Silver 
     -- ALMetro 360 - Bronze

Thank you to our Zoobilation food and beverage vendors

Thank you to our Zoobilation food vendors
BB Kings Blues Club and Itta Bena, Capital Oyster Bar, Central, Chappy’s Deli, Chris’ Hot Dogs, Conecuh Sausage, Cricket Dust, Cuco’s Mexican Café, Farmers Market Café, Gail’s Down the Street Café, Jan’s Beach House Grill,  Jimmy Johns Gourmet Sandwiches, JoZettie’s Cupcakes, Jim N Nicks Community BBQ, Kings Table Catering, Lek’s Taste of Thailand, Martha’s Place, Nancy’s Italian Ice, Newk’s Eatery, Panera Bread, Renaissance Catering and the Renaissance Hotel and Spa, Southern Foodservice Management, Wickles Pickles, and more coming in daily.

Thank you to our Zoobilation beverage vendors 
Allstate Beverage, Bama Bud, Republic National Distributors, Southern Glazer Wine & Spirits, United Johnson Brothers, and more coming in daily.

Zoobilation smart auction information

How to register to participate in our Zoobilation smart auction.  All bids will be done digitally this year, so you must register to participate in the auction.  You may use your home computer, tablet or smartphone to register.  However, when you come to Zoobilation, make sure to bring your smartphone or wi-fi accessible tablet so you can participate in the bidding... and all the fun!  So, are you excited?  Below are the steps to get you started, and away you go.
     1. Go to biddingforgood.com
     2. Select “bidder” from top left side of page
     3. Select “register” from top right through side of page
     4. Continue through the process of registering
     5. Once registered select “my account” from top left of page
     6. Add personal credit card information
     7. From your smart phone go back to biddingforgood.com/montgomeryzoo and bookmark the page or add the page to your home screen for easy access!

Thank you to our Zoobilation auction donors
A&P Auto Cloverdale, Adam’s Drugs, Bryan Jewelry, Charlie’s Trophies, Nancy Cooper, Joan DiLaura, Escapeology, GHYD Adventures LLC, Gardner Flooring & Design, Holley’s Home Furnishing Lake Martin, Home Depot, Jos. A. Banks, Midtown Pizza Kitchen, Montgomery Veterinary Associates, Montgomery Visitor's Center Gift Shop, Purple Pearl, Rosemont Gardens, Shoppes at Eastchase, and more items coming in daily.  


--- Information for Zoobilation is updated daily.  Stay tuned for more updates

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