Racine & Me: Old Fashioned Frenzy & more!
RACINE, WI (CBS 58) -- Beth Heidorn, Executive Director of the Racine Zoo, joined us virtually to discuss a number of upcoming events including the Old Fashioned Frenzy.
Saturday, June 17, 2023
6PM – 8PM
Cheers to Wisconsin's classic cocktail! Sample 5+ unique old fashioned cocktails, enjoy hors d'oeuvres, and more! Kick off summer with friends or your date at this fun night along the lakefront! Must be 21 or older to attend. General Admission: $45, Non-drinking admission: $25. Proceeds benefit the animals and programs at Racine Zoo.
Friday, June 16 – Saturday, June 17, 2023
5PM – 9AM
Discover the animals the call the Serengeti home, including an up-close encounter with our rhinos, Timu and Kianga! Meet some smaller animals of Africa in an ambassador encounter, and complete a themed craft during your zoo safari! Includes dinner, s'mores, and breakfast. Non-member: $70/person, Members: $63/person. Tent rental available.
Monday, June 19, 2023
Shotgun start at 2pm
Meadowbrook Country Club
Join Racine Zoo for their annual 9-hole charity golf outing at Meadowbrook Country Club on June 19 with a shotgun start at 2pm. Proceeds benefit daily needs and veterinary care of the animals at the Racine Zoo. Tickets include 9 holes of golf, complimentary cart, animal ambassador encounter, interactive games on the course, delicious dinner, 50/50 raffle, 2 cigars per guest, and more! Cash bar will also be available. $200 per person.
- Wednesday, June 21, 2023
- 6:35 PM vs Battle Creek Battle Jacks
- Historic Simmons Field
Bring the whole family to enjoy a fun Wednesday night of baseball while supporting the Zoo! Racine Zoo is thrilled to be the featured nonprofit at the June 21st Kenosha Kingfish Game! Proceeds from game ticket sales, donations and 50/50 raffle benefit the animals and programs of Racine Zoo. Through your support, we can continue to educate and inspire our community while creating memorable adventures for guests of all ages for years to come.
For one $45 dollar ticket, you'll receive:
-1 reserved seat in one of two elevated private twin suites located on both sides of the grandstand behind home plate
-All-you-can-eat ballpark food through the 5th inning (burgers, brats, sandwiches, chips, and more)
-All-you-can-drink beer, soda, and water (bottomless wine available for an additional $5/person)
-Additional food items available for purchase from an a-la-carte menu
-Wait service provided