Play golf. Save animals.
It’s time to get Wild on the Greens!

Thursday, April 18

new-ts-logoJoin us for Wild on the Greens Golf Tournament on Thursday, April 18, 2019, benefiting the Zoo’s world-renowned conservation efforts. Held at Talking Stick Golf Club’s O’odham Course by the acclaimed team of Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw, guests will enjoy a fun round of golf with plenty of snacks and refreshments available on the course, followed by lunch. In addition to a raffle, auction and prizes, guests will have a chance to meet some of the Zoo’s amazing animal ambassadors!

  • General Information
  • Pricing & Registration
  • Sponsorship Opportunities

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019

Time: 
Registration and Practice: 6:30 – 7:15 a.m.
Shotgun Start: 7:30 a.m.
Luncheon/Awards Ceremony: Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Format: Scramble

Courses: Talking Stick Golf Club – O’odham Course

Attire: Traditional golf attire (no jeans please), but we encourage you to tap into your inner wild side and don your animal attire.

What is Included:

Each golfer will have the opportunity to play on the O’odham Course; have access to a golf cart; practice balls prior to play; and personalized scorecards. In addition, each golfer will receive a light breakfast; hosted beer, wine & soda; buffet lunch; animal encounters; participate in the Golf Cannon Shot; chance to Beat the Pro; and a commemorative gift.

Contests: The following contests will be included with prizes awarded to both a lady and a  gentleman on each course.

  • Longest Drive
  • Closest to the Pin
  • Golf Cannon Shot
  • Beat the Pro
  • Hole-in-One 

Zooper Extras:  Enjoy the full golf experience, while supporting the Phoenix Zoo – ONLY AVAILABLE ON  EVENT DAY AT THE REGISTRATION TABLES.

  • Silent Auction featuring 20 amazing and unique items
  • 50 / 50 Raffle
  • $5 per ticket | $20 for 5 tickets | $50 for 20 tickets | $100 for 50 tickets
  • Mulligans
    • $10 (4 mulligans per person maximum)
  • Hole-in-One
    • Receive an opportunity to play for every $50 spent on Zooper Extras

 STANDARD PRICING – February 1 through April 18, 2019 

  • Individual Player: $250.00
  • Foursome: $1,000.00

Contact the following for additional information:

Amanda Crossland, Corporate Sponsorships
acrossland@phoenixzoo.org | 602.286.3851

Shannon Kinsman, Individual Supporters
skinsman@phoenixzoo.org | 602.914.4346


Special thanks to our sponsors

Lunch Sponsor Crescent Crown Distributing, AZ
Flag Sponsor Delta Diversified Enterprises, Inc.
Souvenir Golf Ball Sponsor K Durham Law PLLC
Commemorative Gift Sponsor Phoenix Zoo Auxiliary
Golf Cart Sponsor Barry and Jean Bingham
Animal Encounter Sponsor Eris M Davidson-COUNTRY Financial
Hole-in-One Sponsor Phoenix Zoo Auxiliary
Silent Auction Sponsor Phil and JoEllen Doornbos
Closest to the Pin Competition 12News
Breakfast Sponsor First Watch

Our events rely on dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers for success. A variety of positions are available that are perfect for individual or group service opportunities. Volunteer today!