Friends of the National Zoo hosts ZooFari: Dine for Wildlife, a fundraiser for conservation work, at the Smithsonian National Zoo (3001 Connecticut Ave., N.W.) on Thursday, May 17 from 6:30-9:30 p.m.
There will be complimentary food tastings, beer and wine as well as a silent auction with animal-themed items. DJ Chef will spin tracks and prepare bites. Dance band D.C. Fusion and violinist Ben Hoyt will perform. Guests will have after-hours access to the Small Mammal House and the Reptile Discovery Center. Tickets are $160 for Friends of the National Zoo members and $200 for non-members.
For more details, visit fonz.org/zoofari.