More than 600 Valley philanthropists, leaders and supporters of the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation/Phoenix Zoo gathered for an unforgettable evening. Party goers enjoyed an array of delicacies and beverages from more than thirty of the Valley’s best knows restaurants and caterers, bid on an array of unique and exquisite auction items and danced under the stars to the sounds of Boogie Knights amid the beautiful atmosphere of the Zoo.

The Phoenix Zoo, the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation Board of Trustees and the Rendez-Zoo Committee would like to thank everyone for their generous support of this year’s Rendez-Zoo and ZooFari event. The night’s Back from the Brink festivities were a roaring success!

While this year’s celebrations were undeniably unforgettable, the merits of Rendez-Zoo truly commence after the evening concludes. Proceeds from Rendez-Zoo benefit the Zoo’s world-class conservation initiatives, excellence in educational programs and mission. To learn more, please visit

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