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"Organ and Labyrinth"…

Jan 27 - 27, 2015
Join us for  "Organ and Labyrinth" and Candlelight with Albinas… more

17th Annual Martin…

Jan 27 - Mar 7, 2015
Join us for the 17th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Art… more

Alliance Francaise

Jan 27 - 31, 2015
Learn French with the Alliance Française- now in METAIRIE! Our next… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Jan 27 - Mar 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Jan 27 - Mar 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Baby Arts Play! at…

Jan 27 - 27, 2015
Instill a love of art at a young age through a guided, hands-on gallery… more

BODY ELECTRIC Group…

Jan 27 - Mar 1, 2015
Inspired by Walt Whitman's "I Sing the Body Electric", this… more

Dishcrawl on Oak

Jan 27 - 28, 2015
Get ready for a fun night of exciting, unexpected dishes from top-rated… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Jan 27 - 27, 2015
Join us for live entertainment featuring the Grammy Award winning ReBirth Brass… more

Standing in the…

Jan 27 - 27, 2015
"Standing in the Shadows (no more)" is a series of narrative quilting… more

The New Orleans…

Jan 27 - Nov 18, 2015
Marvel Universe LIVE! will captivate audiences with an authentic and original… more

DANCING WITH THE…

Jan 28 - 28, 2015
Dancing with the Stars, ABC's leading entertainment show, produced by BBC… more

House of Blues…

Jan 28 - 28, 2015
A death metal band from New York, this seasoned group has put out thirteen… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Jan 28 - 28, 2015
Join us for live entertainment featuring Mainline Brass Band. more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Jan 28 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

Music at the Mint…

Jan 28 - 28, 2015
Come and enjoy the music of Jazz with the New Orleans Rhythm Devils. more

The Gasperi…

Jan 28 - Feb 22, 2015
Richard Gasperi opened Gasperi Gallery in the French Quarter in 1980.… more

The Victory Belles…

Jan 28 - 28, 2015
Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the Andrews… more

House of Blues…

Jan 29 - 29, 2015
Deputy combines island sounds with drum and base. His performances are unique… more

Le Petit Theatre…

Jan 29 - 30, 2015
Broadway's first rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice illuminates the… more

"Organ and Labyrinth"…

Jan 27 - 27, 2015
Join us for  "Organ and Labyrinth" and Candlelight with Albinas… more

Tickets Now On Sale for Whitney Zoo-To-Do and Zoo-To-Do For Kids

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Frank Donze
Office 504-212-5335
Cell 504-232.7461
fdonzmailto:sburnette@auduboninstitute.org
 

DRESS UP AND PARTY DOWN!
TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR
WHITNEY ZOO-TO-DO AND ZOO-TO-DO FOR KIDS AT AUDUBON ZOO
Björn Again to Headline the Musical Entertainment

 

(New Orleans, La.) -  Mark your calendars to attend the premier parties in New Orleans for the young and young at heart.

For a limited time, tickets are available to Audubon Nature Institute members at a discounted rate for Whitney Zoo-To-Do and Zoo-To-Do for Kids, New Orleans' most anticipated philanthropic events. Much more than fund-raisers, both offer opportunities to sample fine food, hear good music and engage in people watching at one of the most-beloved attractions in town.

Kids Zoo-To-Do will be held on Friday, April 26, 2013 with General Admission starting at 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. Live entertainment will be provided by J-Red and the Super Stars and the pint-sized guests will enjoy tasty sips and snacks, giant inflatables, games, arts and crafts!

Then on Friday, May 3, 2013, it's time for the Whitney Zoo-To-Do, the annual adults-only black-tie Gala event that features a dizzying array of high-end cuisine and premium cocktails from local establishments and dancing under the stars to the sounds of the popular ABBA tribute band, Björn Again until midnight. The patron party begins at 7 p.m. and the partying continues until midnight.closest you can get to seeing ABBA. ABBA will never reform!" -  (Capital Radio, London 1999)
"Björn Again is the closest you can get to seeing ABBA, ABBA will never reform,''  according to Benny Andersson, an original member of the Swedish band that began recording hits in the 1970s.

Until April 5, special Early Bird rates are available for Audubon Zoo members, starting at $85 for Whitney Zoo-To-Do and $20 for Kids Zoo-To-Do. Please visit http://auduboninstitute.us2.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=58440837dab4d883e3efe0453&id=74686e3dc2&e=df5ee0077c to purchase tickets or become a sponsor or call (504) 861-6160 for more information!

Proceeds from 2013 Zoo-To-Do events will be used to underwrite improvements to the Discovery Wall at Audubon Zoo and to relocate the popular attraction to its new home near the front gate.

The not-for-profit Audubon Nature Institute operates parks and museums in New Orleans dedicated to Celebrating the Wonders of Nature: Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy IMAX® Theatre, Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center, Wilderness Park, Woldenberg Riverfront Park, Audubon Park and Audubon Insectarium.  

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