The Rendez-Zoo 2013 online auction is now over. Thank you to everyone who participated! All funds raised from the online auction will directly benefit the Zoo’s conservation efforts and the more than 1,400 animals who call the Phoenix Zoo home.

Close to 600 guests attended and more than $500,000 was raised at the Phoenix Zoo’s fourth annual Rendez-Zoo, An Evening of Conservation and Cuisine on Saturday, October 12, 2013.

A select number of auction items have been hand picked for the post event auction. Auction items range from jewelry and art to restaurant certificates and unique experiences, so, tell your friends, family, community.

Andean bear cub Luka

Check out the list below to get a sampling of the fabulous choices that await:

  • Experience four Dugout Box seats at Chase Field for a 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks regular season home game!
  • A pink quartz necklace and a pair of blushing pink quartz earrings is a charming must have!
  • Take home a piece of the Zoo with five framed pencil illustrations of Phoenix Zoo animals.
  • Enjoy a one night stay in a Deluxe Casita and two rounds of golf for two at The Boulders Club, set amid the natural Sonoran Desert terrain and ancient boulder formations.

The Phoenix Zoo is the only Zoo in the Valley accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and is a non-profit zoological park, serving 1.4 million guests annually.

Home to more than 1,400 animals and many endangered and threatened species, the Zoo provides experiences that inspire people and motivate them to care for the natural world.

The Zoo is a proud member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of zoos and aquariums in the areas of conservation, education, science and recreation. Look for the AZA logo whenever you visit a zoo or aquarium as your assurance that you are supporting the facility dedicated to providing excellent care for animals, a great experience for you, and a better future for all living things. The AZA is a leader in global wildlife conservation, and your link to helping animals in their native habitats. To learn more, visit www.aza.org.