Lindsay Wildlife Experience Presents Ninth Annual Faces of Wildlife Gala

Evening Benefits the SF Bay Area’s Premier Wildlife Rehabilitation and  Nature Education Center

WALNUT CREEK, CALIF.—Get up close to owls, hawks and, even an albino rattlesnake, at the Ninth Annual Faces of Wildlife Gala!This WILD event is Lindsay Wildlife Experience’s biggest fundraiser of the year. Guests will enjoy classic wildlife among the classic cars at Blackhawk Museum, 3700 Blackhawk Plaza Circle, Danville, 6 p.m. Saturday, May 18. This wild event raises money for Lindsay, which treats more than 5,500 injured and orphaned animals each year and welcomes 100,000 visitors annually to the Walnut Creek-based premiere education science center.

The gala, with presenting sponsor Michael and Mercedes Stead and, will be anunforgettable wild night! Watch as talented local artists sketch animals during a “Quick Draw” and peruse live auctions featuring unique Lindsay experiences and vacation getaways. Guests will enjoy a scrumptious gourmet dinner followed by a dance party with popular band The Cheeseballs!And one lucky guest could win the Faces of Wildliferaffle prize: An 8-day stay in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico!

Individual tickets to Faces of Wildlife is $250; tables of 10 are $2,500 available at

For more information and to purchase tickets:Call 925-627-2950 or visit


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About Lindsay Wildlife Experience: Lindsay connects people with wildlife to inspire responsibility and respect for the world we share. It is a unique natural history and environmental education center where wild live animals are just inches away from visitors. It serves more than 100,000 children and adults and treats more than 5,500 animals each year. Lindsay’s Hospital is a pioneer in the field of wildlife care recognized by the New York Times as America’s first wildlife rehabilitation center.