Party with a Purpose at Toledo Zoo scheduled for June 21

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - The Toledo Zoo's biggest fundraiser of the year will feature a venomous experience.

This year's Party with a Purpose, which sells out at 2,000 guests and brings in 50 area restaurants and caterers, will include The Venom Lounge, an exclusive VIP experience sponsored by Mancy’s Restaurant Group

It will feature special access to the newly remodeled ProMedica Museum of Natural History, hors d'oeuvres from Mancy’s Steaks, Mancy’s Bluewater and Mancy’s Italian, along with a full bar selection and additional entertainment.

Individual tickets go for $225 and includes ZOOtoDO admission following the Venom Lounge (open 5:30-7:15 p.m.).

Other tickets go for $135 if purchased by May 15. They go up to $150 after that. Reserved tables for 10 start at $2,250 each.

Tickets are available now here or by calling 419-385-5721 ext. 2091.