Presented by

The Eugene McDermott Foundation

Lyda Hill


November 4

Join us on a unique adventure as we explore the magic of the Dallas Zoo! Stroll alongside elephants while enjoying cocktails and the best dishes in Dallas served by chefs who share your love of the Dallas Zoo.


Safari Chic

Comfortable Footwear


Complimentary valet parking at the Dallas Zoo Main Entrance


Steven J. Roth & Thai-lan Tran

honorary CHAIR

Lyda Hill

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Pride of Lions

Herd of Elephants

Pod of Hippos

Troop of Gorillas

Tower of Giraffes

Flamboyance of Flamingos

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Online auction

Our auction will go live a few weeks before the “mane” event.
Watch this space to snag your items!


Check back soon to learn more about our exciting restaurant partners!

host committee


Marena and Roger Gault 

Tiffany and Bobby Abtahi 

Stephanie and Donald Ainscow 

Purvi and Bill Albers       

Bonner and Thomas Allen 

Jennifer and Peter Altabef 

Angela and Alex Arellano 

April Audain  

Dana and Bradley Ayres 

Lucy Bannon 

Britt and Jake Bender 

Paula and Barry Blackmon 

Diane and Hal Brierley 

Kate and Lane Britain 

Cheryl Camin Murray and Blake Murray  

Vera Wang Cassara and Bob Cassara

Robyn and Chris Chauvin 

Andrea and George Conklin 

Lane Conner 

Grace Cook 

Emily and David Corrigan 

Gemma Descoteaux 

Alina and Ruben Esquivel 

Lois and Ross Finkelman 

Lynn Fisher

Candee and Matt Fleeger

Hilda and Mike Galvan  

Jennifer and John Gates 

Amy and James George 

Susan and Joji George

Carol and Don Glendenning 

Alisha and Chris Gummer 

Cameron and Jay Gummer 

Cindy and Chuck Gummer 

Michelle and Ryan Gummer 

Debra and Ken Hamlett 

Erin and Paul Haney 

Kim and Greg Hext 

Shawna and Josh Hinkel 

Marissa and Michael Horne 

Monica and Richard Latin  

Cynthia and Jim Leano 

Carol and John Levy 

Sarah and Alan Losinger 

Terrence Maiden 

Virginia Martinez Schaefer 

Danica Mathes and Michael Sessa 

Mary McDermott Cook 

Pat and Charles McEvoy 

Amy and Michael Meadows

Jennifer and Steve Miff 

Jerry Miller 

Kaylyn and Mike Montgomery 

Christopher Moore 

Dawn and Steve Moore 

Ruth Mutch 

Anu Partap and Tim Miller 

Nancy Patterson and Larry Maxwell 

Steve Penrose 

Gail Plummer 

Mike Putman 

Nancy and Doug Rabe 

Sherri and Brad Rejebian 

Nathan Robbins and John Hill 

Ruth Robinson 

Stacy and Rudy Rodriguez 

Suzann Ruff 

Ruth Ruhl 

Stefanie Schneidler and Jeffrey Robinson 

Gretel and Justin Shipley 

Nicole and Justin Small 

Gloria and Juan Ernesto Snead 

Tammany and Rob Stern 

Amy and Edward Stewart 

Anh and Loc Trieu 

Erin Tuomi Hannigan and Fred Tuomi 

Gayla and Jim Von Ehr 

Joan and Alan Walne 

Margaret and Mark Walsh 

Stephanie and Autry Warren 

Nikki and Crayton Webb 

Aimee Williams-Ramey
and Royce Ramey 

Radhika Zaveri and Nimesh Mehta 

Thank you to our Zoo to Do 2023 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors


Lyda Hill

Official Zoo to Do Airline

Logo for American Airlines

Valet Sponsor

Online Media Sponsor

Party Favor Sponsor

Chef Sponsor