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Destination Dinner: Great Ape-ril SOLD OUT

Enjoy dinner with the Zoo's Great Apes


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Apr 19, 2019
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

All dates

Apr 19, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM


ABQ BioPark Zoo
903 Tenth SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102


Both nights are sold out. Join us for our "Like an Animal" dinner on April 27 instead. You can also join us for our other Great Ape-ril events.

Enjoy a unique meal among the great apes! Evening activities will include a roof top feed for the gorillas by zookeepers, opportunity for guests to feed the hippos, and a behind-the-scenes training session viewing at chimpanzees. The evening will conclude with dinner outside the chimpanzee habitat and a silent auction.

Dinner Menu

Strolling hors d'oeuvres

  • Crab cocktails shooters
  • Prosciutto wrapped asparagus, balsamic glaze
  • Bruschetta with cucumber, lemon caper cream cheese


  • Bibb lettuce and blonde frisee, heirloom tomato, black pepper bacon, shallot, warm brown butter vinaigrette.


  • Creamy forest mushroom soup with chives


  • Grilled pork tenderloin, dark cherry demi glace, roasted broccolini with citrus gremolata, thyme roasted fingerling potatoes.


  • Flourless chocolate torte, salted caramel drizzle, blueberry compote.
  • Welcome drink and cash bar



$75 per person
Destination Dinner: Great Ape-ril SOLD OUT

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