East County News Service
November 12, 2023 (Alpine) — You’re invited to Christmas with the Animals, a fundraiser for the Lions, Tigers and Bears sanctuary in Alpine, where you can witness the heartwarming spectacle of animals unwrapping their Christmas presents. It's a delightful moment that will warm your heart. The event takes place on Saturday, December 9 from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m., with animal feedings from 3 to 4 p.m.
There is also a festival of lights, hot cocoa and holiday beverages from a full bar, as well as a gift shop where you’ll find special holiday gifts for those on your list.
All proceeds support the rescued animals at Lions Tigers & Bears, San Diego’s only accredited exotic animal sanctuary, making your celebration even more meaningful.
Member and guest rates are available, as well as an optional upgrade to feed an exotic animal alongside a keeper. Earl reservations are advised. Tickets are available online at https://www.lionstigersandbears.org/happenings/christmas-with-the-animals-fundraiser/.