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Zoofari 2020


August 7
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo
3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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(260) 427-6800
Zoofari, presented by Sym Financial Advisors

Tickets go on sale July 1 at noon.

Note to all zoo guests: The zoo will be closed on Friday, August 7 so we can prepare for the Zoofari event. The zoo will re-open at 9 AM on Saturday, August 8.

Zoofari presented by SYM Financial Advisors offers guests 21 and older the chance to sample delicious food, beer, and wine from over 50 local and regional establishments as they stroll through the zoo listening to music from local bands and enjoying the animals.  Proceeds from this event support zoo operations, conservation, education, and animal care programs. VIP tickets are $150, and offer fewer lines with an early admission of 5 PM.  Regular admission tickets are $75 for admission at 6 PM. Ticket purchase includes all food and beverage samples. For more information, please contact or 260-427-2040.

Sponsorships are still available for Zoofari, click here for pricing information. For availability or to reserve your spot today, please contact Erin Ward at or 260-427-2318.

Must be 21 to attend. Proof of age is required at the gate. No exceptions.

Click to see photos from Zoofari 2019:

Zoofari 2018

Thank You to our Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor:


SYM Financial Advisors



Savannah Sponsors:


3Rivers Federal Credit Union


Lutheran Health Network


Steel Dynamics


Sweetwater Music Instruments & Pro Audio, Chuck & Lisa Surack


Parkview Logo



Range Sponsor:




Guide Sponsors:


Sierra Nevada Transparent Back

Untitled Design (26)

Vera Bradley


Kopjes Sponsor:


Mainstay Solutions

Schenkel Construction

Rover Sponsors:

D.O. McComb & Sons

Five Star Distributing

Franklin Electric

Hagerman Group


Luarde Dental


Trail Sponsor:

Elevatus Architecture

Lake City Bank

Kelley Automotive

McCampbell Enterprises

MSKTD & Associates


SourceOne Insurance

Strahm Building Solutions

T-E Incorporated

Wayne – Vaughn

Beverage Donors:

Cap N’ Cork

Five Star Distributing

MacAllister Rentals


Thanks to our 2019 Vendors


A & N Concessions (Whip & Chill)



Bare Hands Brewery

Biaggi’s Ristorante Italiano

Black Canyon

Byler Lane Winery

Casa Ristoranti Italiano

Club Soda

Cookie Cottage

DeBrand Fine Chocolates

Eddie Merlots

Edwin Coe

Five Star Distributing

For Goodness Cakes!

Granite City

Hartland Winery

Hop River Brewing

Kekionga Cider Co.

Kona Ice

LaOtto Brewing Company

Mad Anthony/Shigs in Pit

Maple Leaf Farms

Nestle / Dreyer’s Ice Cream

Poptique Popcorn

Round Barn & Tabor Hill

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse

Salsa Grille

Sassie Cakes

Scotty’s Brewhouse/Three Wise Men Brewing

Skyline Chili

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits

Ted’s Market

Three Rivers Distilling

Tim Hortons

Voo Doo BBQ & Grill

Wine Time

Zinnia’s Bakehouse