San Diego's Wildest tasting event.

Enjoy a globally-inspired food, wine, and brew tasting event with more than 160 of Southern California's best vendors, mixed with live entertainment and dancing, and set inside the world-famous San Diego Zoo.

Save-the-Date for this year's Celebration event

on Saturday, September 23, 2017

This tasty night for wildlife benefits the San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy. San Diego Zoo Global is a nonprofit organization committed to saving species worldwide and leading the fight to end extinction.

Food. Savor delicious bites from more than 65 restaurants!
Experience the best San Diego has to offer!
Music & Fun. Come nose to nose with wild animals from around the world, while enjoying live music, fun activities, and more!

Dance like a rock star at 7 live stages throughout the Zoo.

Bayou Brothers
DJ Debra Gore
Josh Ferreira
Sensation Show Band
The Counterfeits

Come nose-to-nose with exotic animals at various locations throughout the night!

Joan Embery Show
7–8:30 p.m.
Kettlecorn Stage
Zoofari Party Area
Sydney's Grill

Entertainment is around every corner in 7 Zoo Zones. Soar above it all on Skyfari, light up the night at the glow party, and enter to win tons of prizes!

Critter Casino
Pick Your Prize Drawing
Dave & Buster's Games
Skyfari Rides
Glow Zone
Robert the Zebra


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