'Tails in the Trails 2023

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Friday May 5

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6:00 PM  –  10:00 PM

Purchase your tickets for this fabulous fundraiser benefiting the future Cougar Crossing habitat! Your Birmingham Zoo’s Junior Board invites you to their 13th Annual ‘Tails in the Trails event on Friday, May 5th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Come party with us on the Trails of Africa at this outdoor celebration with music, animal encounters, small bites from area restaurants, beer, wine, specialty cocktails, and a silent auction! 

IMPORTANT: All guests MUST be 21+ID required - No admittance or refunds can be made without ID.  No children can be allowed into the event, including infants. ‘Tails in the Trails is a rain-or-shine event. Event admission tickets and drink ticket sales are final.


  • One (1) Free drink ticket per person is included with the purchase of event admission
  • Additional drink tickets can be purchased during the event or in advance - Preorder additional drink tickets HERE
  • Unlimited Drink Wristbands can be purchased as part of your admission ticket or separately during the event.

Early Bird Pricing - Ends April 18
Entry to the event: $30 per person/$55 per couple plus tax
Unlimited drinks wristband w/ entry: $50 per person/$95 per couple plus tax

Standard Pricing - Ends May 4
Entry to the event: $35 per person/$65 per couple plus tax
Unlimited drinks wristband w/ entry: $55 per person/$105 per couple plus tax

Day of Event Tickets - May 5th
Entry to the event: $40 per person/$75 per couple plus tax
Unlimited drinks wristband w/ entry: $60 per person/$115 per couple plus tax