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Karamu 2015
Presented by Regions

Saturday, April 11, 2015
The Safari Lodge
Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo  

Cocktails: 6:00 PM
Dinner: 8:00 PM  

Dance the Night Away AND Help the Zoo’s Conservation Efforts!  

This is the annual black-tie gala event for Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo that you do not want to miss.  
Karamu XXVII is co-chaired by Karessa Lasher and Paola Schifino.  
Please join us for Zoomination, a Chinese Lantern Festival of Lights, followed by an evening of dining, dancing, live and silent auctions, and visits by several of the Zoo’s “Animal Ambassadors.” 
All contributions to Karamu support our signature conservation programs and animal care
at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo.
Our mission is to provide excellent animal care and to create transformational educational experiences for those who visit the Zoo or are touched by its programs.
Participation Levels:

Bwana Table Sponsor: $5,000
 You will receive 8 Bwana level Karamu tickets and lapel pins, program recognition, name/company listed on both the Zoo’s Karamu website and in Tampa Bay Metro magazine ad, and admission for (4) four to the
VIP Bwana Party on April 7, 2015.

Bwana Individual Ticket: $500 each
You will receive program recognition, lapel pin, and admission to the VIP Bwana Party on April 7, 2015. 

Individual Guest Ticket: $300 each
You will have general seating at Karamu, plus all of the food, fun and dancing the night away.


To inquire about attending or supporting the event, call 813-935-8552, ext. 225.

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Saturday April 11
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Annual Black Tie Gala to support Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo.
8 Karamu tickets & 4 tickets to the VIP Bwana Party.
Individual ticket to the VIP Bwana Party.
Individual ticket to Karamu.
Make an additional donation $  
Event registration summary
Karamu - April 11, 2015:
Bwana Table Sponsor
Bwana Individual Ticket
Individual Guest Ticket

Lowry Park Zoo

1101 W. Sligh Ave
Tampa, FL 33604
Phone: 813-935-8552
Fax: 813-935-8634