Join our Zoo Late Night: Snow Cones for Snows as we bring awareness to the state of Snow Leopards in the wild. 🍧
Thursday, July 20, 2023
5PM – 8PMVIP tickets available.
General Admission required.
Current Zoo members are free, no ticketing required for General Admission. VIP experience is a separate ticket.
Attend the event to see a snow leopard feeding, online auction, keeper chat, and education table! Don’t forget to visit our keepers at the American Association of Zoo Keepers table! Support the snow leopards by purchasing an exclusive t-shirt at the event or some animal art from our docents!
Purchase a snow cone at the event and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Snow Leopard Conservancy.
Join us at the amphitheater for animal encounters and a presentation by the Executive Director of the Snow Leopard Conservancy, Ashleigh Lutz-Nelson inside the Mount Classroom.
General Admission tickets will be available at the door or online at https://essexweb.usedirect.com/EssexWeb/Activities/programsandtours.aspx.
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Previously, Brian held multiple positions over his ten-year career at American Express, including the Vice President of Marketing & Big Data Platforms and various director roles. He graduated with a Master of Science in Engineering from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California in Irvine.