A Wild Affair

Stone Zoo

Date TBD

About A Wild Affair

This unforgettable event features stations hosted by Greater Boston’s best restaurants and caterers as well as live entertainment, a silent and live auction, and an opportunity to stroll among the animals. See below for a list of amazing (and delicious) food and drink vendors from 2017.

Proceeds from A Wild Affair support the operation and continued growth of Stone Zoo, its education programs and conservation initiatives.

For more information on sponsorship and vendor details for our 2018 event, please call 617-379-5122.

Thank you to 2017 A Wild Affair sponsors, Paul E. Dutelle Co., Inc., Stoneham Bank, Redfin, Weiss Farm, and SalemFive.

Dutelle 240X240 Logo Stonehambank240x240 Logo Redfin Logo

Weissfarm Logo
 salemfive Logo  
Fleurstitch Logo (1) Thank you to Fleur and Stitch for their flower donation! 

2017 Food, Drink and More

Atria Barefootwines Burtons
Delfriscosgrille Logo Ferrystreet Logo Fuddruckers
Karls Logo Final Kind Logo
Kingdomwine Logo  Delsur Logo  Aaronap Logo
Nolas Logo BuffaloWildWings JOES Logo 
Friendlytoast Logo  Bedfordcupcakes Logo  Sweetshopbakery Logo 
Scoreboard Logo Redheattavern Logo  Hills Logo 
Harrows Seasons52 Logo Nubar Logo
Ediblearrangements  Besito Logo Huberts Logo

 Piantedosi Logo  

2017 Entertainment

Sound of Illusions

Hailing from the South Shore, the Sound of Illusions band specializes in rock'n'roll and blues.

2017 Auction Items

Aaronap Cellars - Private Wine Tasting Party
Allison Jones - Dragonfly Pillow
Americal Girl - A Lea Clark Doll
Artinian Jewelry - Homemade Sterling Silver Hammered Disc, 6 Grams
Bacci's of Stoneham - Giftcard
Bedford Car Wash Corp. - The "Works" Wash Value Book
Bedford Jewelers Inc. - Gift Certificate
Bella Sante Day Spa - Gift Certificate
Blue Man Group - 2 Ticket Vouchers for any show Sun-Thurs
Bolton Valley Resort - Two One-Day Tickets
Bonefish Grill - Giftcard
BOSE - A SoundLink Mini II Speaker
Boston Duck Tours - One Charter Duck for 35 Guests
Budweiser - Beermaster Brewery Tour
Butcher Boy - Giftcard
Buttonwood Park Zoo - Family Household Membership
Cabot Creamery - Chertificate for Cheese Gift Box
Calareso's Farm Stand and Garden Center - Two Gift Certificates
Cari Roche - Gift Basket with Photo Items, Large Canvas Photo of Otters, Large Canvas Photo of Polar Bear
Carol Rocci - 3 Photos Framed 8x10
Central Animal Hospital - Gift Certificate
Charles River Canoe & Kayak - Certificate for one full day of boat rentals
Charlotte Liu - 10x10 Framed Oil Painting, "Snow Leopard"
Cobblestones of Lowell - Giftcard
Cornelia Collins-Connell - Purse
Costco Wholesale - Two Goldstar Memberships
Couto Management Group - Gifctard to Dunkin Donuts 
Dave & Buster's - A "Be Our Guest" Certificate
Dockside Restaurant - Giftcard
Einstein's Workshop - 6 Drop-in Passes
Earthbath - An assortment of pet grooming products
Elite Island Resorts - Four Resort Accomodation Certificates
F1 Boston - Arrive and Race Package for 2 and a Gift Certificate to Ascari Restaurant
Forza - A Haircut with a Single Process Color 
Fran Mandeville - 2 Tickets to Patriots Game on 11/26 vs. Miami; 17x21 Framed Photo and Painting by Mari; 12x16 Framed Leopard Photo
Grooming Unlimited - Gift Certificate
Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant - Gift Certificate
Howard Porter - 8x10 "Galloping Zebra" Framed Color Pencil Drawing
Huntington Theatre Company - 2 Ticket vouchers for either Guide for the Homesick or Tartuffe
Hy-Line Cruises - a Roundtrip Ferry to Martha's Vineyard for 2
iRobot - Roomba 980
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens - Behind the Scenes Tour
Jacqueline Green - Two Gift Baskets
Jake n JOES Sports Grille - Giftcard
Janelle Angela - Gift Certificate for a Pumpkin Facial
Jetblue - Two Travel Certificates for Roundtrip Flights
Jillian's Billiard Club, Inc. - After Work Pool Party
Joanna Burns - Afghan crocheted by Julia Burns
John Linehan - Wooden Animal Masks
Kelly's Roast Beef - Four Giftcards
Keurig - A Keurig Coffemaker
Kimball Farms - Four Minigolf Passes
Kushala Sip Coffee House - Giftcard
Lakota Bakery - Two Certificates for One Dozen Cookies
Lexington Venue Movie Theater - Two Admissions
Lowell Spinners - Four Ticket Vouchers
Margariata's Restaurant - A Gift Basket with Giftcard
Mass Audobon - One-Year Family Membership
Mass MoCA - Two Gallery Passes
McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center - Two General Admissions
Meletharb Homemade Ice Cream - "A Week of Sundaes" Giftcard
Mendon Twin Drive-in - Admission for One Passanger Car
Merrimack Repertory Theatre - Two tickets to any performance
Mill Falls at the Lake - A one-night stay at any of their four inns
Moderno Salon - Giftcard
Mohegan Sun - Summer Buffet for Two
Mount Sunapee - Two "Play All Day" Summer Passes
Neil Wilkins - Painting, "Laminae/Transience: 1"
New England Aquarium - Four Passes
New School of Music - GIft Certificate for Four 30-minute Lessons
Nippo Lake Golf Club - A Certificate for One Twosome to Play 18-holes
Paul Ferragamo - Painting, "Elephants in the Serengeti"
Peabody Essex Museum - Four Complimentary Passes
Perella Jewelers - Gift Certificate
Pet Source - Gift Basket and Giftcard
Peter Wilson - Tickets to Red Sox vs. Twins
Polkadog Bakery - A Box of Goodies for Dogs
Preservation Society of Newport County - Two One-House Guest Passes to the Newport Mansions
Providence Bruins - Certificate for four FlexTickets
Puppet Showplace Theater - Four Ticket Vouchers
Reysette Berrios - Painting, "Mama and Babies"
Rochester Country Club - A Certificate for One Twosome to Play 18-Holes of Golf
Rugged Races, LLC - Two free race entries to a Rugged Maniac obstacle course race
Salon Monet - Wash, Cut & Blowdry
Sam Liu - Framed Photo of Spot Pond
Showcase Cinemas - 4 Ticket Vouchers for any 2D Movie
Sky Zone Everett - Giftcard for 60 Minute Reservation for Five Jumpers
Smugglers' Notch - A Three-Night Stay
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Four Ticket Vouchers
Stephanie's on Newbury Street - Giftcard
Stoneham Theatre - 2 Ticket Vouchers
Sweet Basil - Giftcard for Sweet Basil and Dave Becker's two cookbooks - "Thrown Out of an Italian Kitchen, Recipes from Sweet Basil" and "Stewed: A Collection of Soups, Stews & Braises from Sweet Basil"
The Bike Stop, Inc. - One adult bicycle, one children's mountain style bicycle, and one children's bicycle with training wheels
The Flatbread Company - Gift Certificate
The Frame Shack - Giftcard
The Paint Bar - Gift Certificate
The Paul Revere Memorial Association - Four Admission Vouchers
The Steamship Authority - One set of Roundtrip passenger tickets to Martha's Vineyard
Total Wines & More - Wine Party for 20
Tuscan Brands - Giftcard
Unleashed by PETCO - Bag of Pet Supplies
Upper Crust Pizzeria - Giftcard
Valvoline - Certificate for One Full-Service Oil Change
Via Lago Restaurant - Gift Certificate
Wachusett Mountain - 2 Community Spirit Day Passes
Walt Disney World Co. - Four One-day Park Hopper Passes
Wegman's - Giftcard
Weiss Farms, Inc - Two Grandstand Tickets for Red Sox vs. Yankees. Parking Included.
Westport Rivers Vineyard and Winery - Certificate for a private tour and tasting for 10 people
Wildwood Farm - Two Riding Lessons
Winchester Veterinary Group - Gift Certificate for Veterinary Service 
Winfrey's Candies - Gift Certificate for 2 pounds of fudge; and Gardening Themed Chocolates
Woods Hill Table - Giftcard

2017 Sponsor-A-Sign Participants

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsor-A-Sign participants:

If you are interested in sponsoring event signage, please contact Julia Schleppi at 617-379-5122 or jschleppi@zoonewengland.com.

Thank You to our 2017 Host Committee

Thank you to our A Wild Affair 2017 Host Committee for their support.

Audrey Bedoucha
Kathy Blum
David Caron
Ellen Curran
Joe Gresci
Deborah Hogan
Janice Houghton
Charlotte Liu
Fran Mandeville
Domenico Martignetti
Cynthia Mead
Courtney Ready
Carianne Roche
Julia Schleppi
Donna Weiss