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African Sundowner – Desert Style!
How Dogs are Saving Cats!

March 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

March 21, 2018
VIP begins at 4:00 pm
General Admission follows at 5:30 pm

Ticket purchase required. VIP $225; Regular $125. A portion of your ticket sales are tax deductible.

A special opportunity to meet Time Magazine’s Hero of the Planet, Dr. Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund during her U.S.A. Spring Tour. Peter Gros will be in attendance as Dr. Marker’s special guest.

Meet an ambassador cheetah and visit with Westminster winning Anatolian Shepherd Dogs. Learn about Dr.Marker’s unbelievable progress and lifetime dedication to save this endangered species from extinction and just how dogs are actually saving cats!

The VIP includes an opportunity to personally meet Dr. Marker in a smaller gathering with the ambassador cheetah. Champagne and hors d’oeuvres will be served General admission includes an opportunity to see a presentation with Dr. Laurie Marker and the ambassador cheetah and two drink tickets with hors d’oeuvres.

Event registration is now closed but you can buy tickets at the door.

This is an educational fundraising event. CCF is trained and licensed in the care and handling of wild cats. CCF is actively engaged in the effort to end the Illegal Wildlife Trade. CCF is fortunate to have the support of partner zoos and aquariums around the world. Cheetah Ambassadors provide an educational experience for our event guests. The cheetah ambassador for this event has been confirmed and is scheduled however, availability may change and CCF cannot guarantee a cheetah will be in attendance. Should you choose to post about the event on social media, we expect that you do so in a respectful manner and in line with CCF’s mission.


March 21, 2018
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Venus de Fido
73600 Alessandro Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260 United States
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