TikiFari Ball

Paradise awaits you at this retro-inspired party straight out of the South Seas. Wear your finest Hawaiian shirt or kitschy getup to chill out under the palm trees and enjoy an icy cold cocktail–garnished with a paper umbrella, of course. Balmy ocean breezes blow as you appease the gods by bidding on exotic silent auction items, then partake of a scrumptious buffet worthy of Don the Beachcomber. Dance the night away amid your fellow revelers under a tropical moon. For guests 21+ only.
Food and Drink
Delicious Polynesian-inspired buffet, crafted by Rincon Events and hosted full bars featuring top-shelf spirits.
Silent Auction
Exotic delights abound at this year’s Zoofari Ball silent auction at Zoofari Ball. From exclusive behind-the-scenes experiences at the Zoo to wine country getaways, we’ve really gone overboard on the selection of goodies. Auction catalog and video to come.
Live Entertainment
Go coco-nuts dancing to the party-rockin’ sounds of The Replicas
Enter to win an exclusive 7-night Tahiti & Society Islands cruise for two aboard the m/s Paul Gauguin. Discover your own island inspiration in the destination that enchanted painter Paul Gauguin, and be forever changed by its beauty. In one wonderful week, you’ll explore the best of the South Pacific, with stops in lush Huahine, beautiful Bora Bora, and postcard-perfect Moorea. Raffle tickets are $100/each and only 200 tickets are available. To purchase, please call (805) 962-5339 (Value: $10,800–$12,000)
Let the allure of Pacific cultures guide you: Hawaiian shirts, kitschy tropical prints, or beach chic are all fan-tiki-tastic. Of course, traditional safari attire is always welcome at Zoofari Ball.
SB Zoo Zoofari 4
The Santa Barbara Zoo’s hilltop is transformed into a sophisticated party space for Zoofari Ball, this year held Saturday, September 26.
Themes have included secret agents, New Orleans, ocean cruises, the Wild West, rock and roll, and pirates. This year’s is South Seas inspired retro: TikiFari Ball.

Specific details

TITLE TikiFari Ball
WHEN SATURDAY AUGUST 26, 2017 5:30 – 11 PM
TICKETS $350/person
OTHERS Make reservations online or call (805) 962-5339


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