IMG_3373_watermarkOn April 11, the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens held its 20th annual ExZOOberation, raising funds for the care and feeding of our animals and plants, educational programs, and conservation initiatives. Drinks, dinner, a silent and live auction (in which attendees had the chance to bid on the rights to name the Zoo's new baby gorilla, among other items), and even exotic animals to touch and admire, rounded out the "roar"-ing '20s-style evening.

//photos by Jocelyn Tolbert