Party with the Auxiliary Board and Support Lincoln Park Zoo!

Want to support your favorite animals and have an unforgettable Saturday night? Join the Auxiliary Board of Lincoln Park Zoo on May 18 for its signature cocktail party: Zoo-ologie! Tickets to the event include an open bar, bites from Chicago’s best restaurants, dancing, and a silent auction—all within the beautiful grounds of Lincoln Park Zoo. VIP tickets with exclusive experiences are also available.

Proceeds from Zoo-ologie go toward the Auxiliary Board’s efforts in supporting Lincoln Park Zoo's The Pride of Chicago capital campaign, a $135 million effort committed to advancing Lincoln Park Zoo’s reputation as an immersive home for wildlife and a leader in conservation, science, and learning.

Saturday, May 18
8 p.m.–midnight  
Lincoln Park Zoo

Early Bird Tickets
General Admission: $100
VIP: $150

Advance Tickets
General Admission: $125
VIP: $165 

At the Door
General Admission: $150
VIP: $180 

Purchase tickets below or click here to view our Eventbrite page.


We encourage all guests to purchase tickets in advance. If the event is not sold out, a limited quantity of tickets will be available for purchase at the door on a first-come, first-serve basis.

VIP tickets will include an elevated experience on zoo grounds. Details to be announced soon, so stay tuned!

All tickets include:

  • Open Bar

  • Access to gourmet food stations

  • Music and dancing

  • Silent Auction

For more information about Zoo-ologie, please call at 312-742-2186 or email

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