Open Daily
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Guests mingle outdoors in Paws On
Safari Under the Stars

Thank you to everyone who participated in this milestone event. To pick up your auction items, contact Ysella Yoder at or 321-254-9453 x283

Safari Under the Stars logo

Presented by

Flammio Financial Group logo

FRIDAY, APRIL 26 & SATURDAY, APRIL 27 | 6 – 11 pm

Help us celebrate Brevard Zoo’s 25th anniversary at Safari Under the Stars, one of the county’s most hotly anticipated events. Featuring sumptuous food and drink, world-class entertainment and a thrilling live auction, this fundraiser is one to remember!

Participation and sponsorship opportunities for this milestone gala are now available here. If you are interested, please contact corporate relations manager Christopher Stagman at or 321-254-9453 x485.




Tony Stewart is a famed race car driver with an incredible 12 championships, including three NASCAR Cups. Aside from being a racing icon, Stewart also supports many organizations focused on animals and children through the Tony Stewart Foundation.


Jack Hanna is a legendary animal expert and wildlife conservation champion. Hanna is also known for connecting children to nature through TV, movies as well as personal appearances. Click here to purchase tickets for his Saturday morning presentation.




Our silent auction features dozens of items ranging from fashionable jewelry and chic handbags to high-tech gadgets and incredible entertainment experiences. Click here to start bidding! 



Feeling lucky? Enter the Safari Under the Stars Grand Raffle for a chance to win a trip to Belgium! This epic excursion features luxury accommodations, a once-in-a-lifetime VIP tour of the world-famous Pairi Daiza, $2,000 cash for travel and more. Click here for more information.


  • Title Corporate Partner

    Flammio Financial Group logo

Signature Sponsors

  • Technology Solutions Sponsor

  • Saturday Community Engagement Event with Jack Hanna Sponsor

    Health First Health Plans
  • Premier Red Carpet Sponsor

    Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
  • Jack Hanna Dinner Hosts

    May, Kirschenbaum, Fisher, Figueroa, Waldron, Molnar, Morse & Zifcak
  • Tony Stewart Dinner Host

    PGAV Destinations

  • Auction Navigation & Mobile Bidding Sponsor

    Dave and Kim Brown
  • Relationships, Resources & Results Sponsor

    Gray Robinson Attorneys at Law
  • Innovation to Connect Sponsor

  • Give From the Heart Showcase Sponsor

    Julie Harrison & Dr. Stephen Watts, Rockledge Regional Medical Center
  • Safari After Dark Sponsor

    Daniel and Mary Ann Sperando and Laura and John Bomalaski
  • Late Night Delights & Cigar Lounge Sponsor

    Rossway Swan
  • Friday Night Pit Stop Sponsor

    Toyota of Melbourne

  • Street of Dreams Silent Auction Sponsor

    Brewer Paving & Development, LLC
  • Safari Sunrise Sponsor

    Cedar's Cafe
  • Safari Spirit Sponsor

    Construction Engineering Group
  • Gala Dinner Sponsor

    Disney Cruise Line
  • Central Plaza Reception Sponsor

    Florida City Gas
  • Champion for Sustainability Sponsor

    Dr. Nanialei Golden
  • Premier Luxury Car Sponsor

    Merritt Island Jaguar and Land Rover
  • Nyami Nyami River Lodge Sponsor

    MH Williams Construction logo
  • Memories Sponsor

  • Enlightener of Children Sponsors

    Bryan & Judy Roub
  • Space Coast's Lender for Dreaming Big

    Shelter Mortgage Company
  • Hero for Children Sponsor

    Simms Builders
  • Saver of Endangered and Threatened Species Sponsor

    Sky Advertising
  • Safari Chill Sponsor

    Stifel, Garvin Peterson Wealth Management Group
  • Protector of the Indian River Lagoon Sponsor

  • All Creatures Great & Small Sponsors

    Barbara Wall/Berkshire Hathaway, Vince Lamb & Christine Lance
  • Live Auction Sponsor

    Walter J. Gatti Foundation

Living Shoreline Sponsors

  • Bruce Assam

  • Tom & Lauren Bedor/Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.

  • The Nelson Cover Family

  • Keystone Benefit Group

  • Jack Mollen

  • Pepsi

  • Ron Jon Surf Shop

  • Lew Schwartz

  • Jim & Jacie Stivers

  • Sysco

  • Wharton-Smith

Sea Turtle Sponsors

  • Accesso

  • Jessica Cartagena Assam

  • Larry and Eliza Barton

  • Brown & Brown of Florida, Inc.

  • Classic Wood Flooring

  • Eric & Shelley Cooper

  • Carolyn & Dana Festa

  • Four C's Nursery

  • Michael Gaich & Carol Ann Gaich

  • Ghosal Real Estate Holdings, LLC

  • Nick & Diane Heldreth

  • Tom Hermansen

  • Josie's Pediatric Therapy Services

  • Life's a Canvas, LLC

  • LKQ Corporation, Heavy Truck Division

  • Marcia Luhn/Lifestyle Homes

  • Alan Marumoto

  • Patricia McMahon & Robert Mansbart

  • Kimberly Mikolajczyk

  • Naumann Nature Scapes, Inc.

  • Dr. Tom Robbins & Dr. Gayle Woodson

  • RSM

  • Dave Splitt & Laurene McKillop

  • Wendall & Tracy Stroderd

  • The Viera Company

  • Widerman Malek, PL

Oyster Reef Sponsors

  • Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC

  • Dr. Larry Bishop

  • Susan Kreuzer

In-Kind Donations

  • Bailey's Traveling Sausage Show
  • The Bearded Chef
  • Bonefish Grill
  • Coastal Kitchen
  • Dirty Oar Beer Company
  • Executive Cigar Shop & Lounge
  • First Watch the Daytime Cafe
  • Metro Diner
  • FM Pizza Oven
  • PJ Shuckers Corn Roasters
  • Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits of Florida
  • Weber Grille
  • Total Wine
  • Udo's Doener Booth