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Elites Walk on the Wild Side at the Santa Ana Zoo!



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The Elite Squad took a Walk on the Wild Side at the Santa Ana Zoo this past Thursday for a summertime shindig where they raised over $4,800 for the organization’s education and animal programs.

Guests unleashed their inner party animal and despite the warm evening, showed up in some of the most stylish cheetah prints, faux furs and beastly costumes for some Yelper level monkeying around! Incredible savory bites, sips and sweets were provided by local eateries and guests sampled til they could sample no more, all while enjoying the park’s communal spaces. Everyone got the opportunity get up close and personal with the some of the zoo’s resident creatures including Oculus the owl, Bolito the armadillo, Liberace the rooster, Dr. Sue’s bug friends and even a cuddly boa constrictor.

Big props to our hosts at the Santa Ana Zoo for a wonderful evening filled with good friends, fond memories, endless carousel rides and the opportunity to cozy up to its collection of creatures.

Relive those awesome tales of adventure by reading the reviews or peruse pages of pictures on Flickr from Meg Strouse Photography.

We’d also love to thank all of our spectacular sponsors for making this evening such a success:
Alaskan Brewing Company
Amazing Cakes
Bai
Bodega Sangria
Carolina’s Italian Restaurant
CocoMazing
Dave and Busters
Deep Eddy Vodka
DonerG
Eat 24
Fresh Brothers Pizza
The Halal Guys
Health-Ade Kombucha
Inside SKUP
Jardesca California Aperitiva
Kape Republik
Kind Snacks
KRAVE Jerky
The Kroft
LAVA Bloody Mary Mix
Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que (Santa Ana)
Lucky Strike
Nineteen01
Stefano’s Golden Baked Hams
True Story Foods
Who Song and Larry

Entertainment:
– Spinning by DJ Velvet Touch
– Hoops by Nicholas Raymond + Sherie Orozco
– Decor courtesy of RWB Party Props

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