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Whitney Zoo-to-Do
May 5, 2017

Event DetailsWhen: May 5, 2017
Where: Audubon Zoo
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The 40th annual Whitney Zoo-To-Do will be held on May 5, 2017 from 7:00 pm to midnight.

Zoo-To-Do is an annual fundraiser gala hosted by Hancock-Whitney Bank at the Audubon Zoo since 1972. The funds raised this year will finance the expansion of the Jaguar Jungle at Audubon Zoo. The event is a black tie gala held every year to benefit the Audubon Institute. This exciting event features live music, food from over 70 restaurants, specialty libations, a Lexus car raffle, and a silent auction.

Zoo-To-Do for Kids is held a week before the adults only event on April 28, 2017. More than 40 local restaurants provide snacks and drinks and there are boundless live music, games, and entertainment options.


Over 70 restaurants participate in this event and specialty cocktails are provided. Restaurants featured include:

...and many more! For the full lineup of restaurants, head to the Zoo-To-Do’s official website here.

Live Entertainment

Enjoy incredible live music throughout the evening! This year’s live entertainment includes:

  • Jessie’s Girls
  • Walter “Wolfman” Washington and the Roadmasters
  • Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns
  • Julio y Cesar

There is also a raffle featuring a 2017 LEXUS RX350 and a silent auction featuring staycations, dining experiences and more!


There is free parking available in the Audubon Zoo Parking lot.


Ticket prices and packages vary. Visit the Zoo-To-Do page to view prices and purchase tickets here.

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