Fundraising Events

The Zoo hosts several fun and unique annual events to raise money for animal care, education, and local and global conservation programs.

Please refer to our Calendar of Events for the latest event details and online registration. Corporate sponsorships are also available.

ZooFest 2020

April 24, 2020

On Friday, April 24, join us for a delightful evening of dining and dancing at San Francisco Zoological Society’s most anticipated event of the season, ZooFest 2020

Join us in paying tribute to this year's honoree, William Hudson, for his longtime leadership support of the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens. Mr. Hudson is an ardent and loyal supporter of the Zoo for more than a quarter century, serving in multiple capacities from board member to community ambassador and advocate.  Click here to purchase tickets.

For ticket information click here.  For more information, e-mail

Fur Ball 2019: “Masque Roar”

October 25, 2019

On Friday, October 25, Zoo II will host its annual fundraising gala, “Masque Roar,” at the San Francisco Zoo. An estimated 300 young Bay Area professionals will enjoy an evening of specialty cocktails, plentiful hor d’oeuvres, carousel rides, a fabulous silent auction, and dancing to famed 80s-and-more band “Notorious.” Don’t miss out on one of the best parties of the year! Click here to purchase tickets.

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Zoo II - Zoo Parties and Events for Young Professionals

Zoo II is a social club of young professionals dedicated to expanding conservation, awareness, and financial support of the San Francisco Zoological Society (SFZS), while connecting to others in the community and enjoying a variety of social activities. These activities include hosting social happy hours (Urban Safaris) in San Francisco, participating in quarterly Renew The Zoo improvement Saturdays at the Zoo, and throwing the annual Zoo II signature event, the Fur Ball. For more information, e-mail

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