Annual 'ZOOcson' Event This Week

Reid Park Zoo is hosting its 24th annual "ZOOcson" this Friday night to benefit its education programs, conservation efforts, and improvements for the animals and visitors. Approximately 30 restaurants will provide small-plate tastings at stations throughout the Zoo. Tickets include food at all restaurant stations and two drink tickets. There also will be live music.

ZOOcson attendees participate in silent and live auctions, which include a diverse array of items. The 6-9 p.m. event is for those 21 and over. Follow the link below for more information and to buy tickets.

To prepare for ZOOcson, Reid Park Zoo will close at noon this Friday.