Ready to go on a safari? You can at the zoo! Get up close and personal with the Louisville Zoo’s animals while also enjoying hors d’oeuvres, a gourmet sit-down dinner, themed cocktails, a silent auction, the opportunity to adopt an animal during the live auction, live music and the company of friends and colleagues from around the community. The theme of this year’s event is the Festival of Colours and will highlight the new Snow Leopard and Colobus Monkey exhibits. This event takes place from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. and tickets start at $90. facebook.com