Proceeds from a "Rockin' for Rhinos" fund-raiser at Murray Park Amphitheater Saturday will benefit the Ngare Sergoi Rhino Sanctuary in Kenya, Africa.
Sponsored by the Utah Chapter of the American Association of Zookeepers, the gathering also will help fund the rhino/elephant build-ing at Hogle Zoo.Entertainers at the amphitheater, 495 E. 5300 South, will be Common Ground, Kate MacLeod, Louie Drambuie, Megan Peters & Big Leg, Tribal Rhythms, Andy Monaco & and the Condo Hostages, Motherlode and The Disgusting Brothers.
Other sponsors of the fund-raiser are KRCL and Pepsi.
Ten years ago more than 65,000 rhinos roamed the African plains; fewer than 1,800 exist today.
Tickets for the fund-raiser are available at the zoo office and at the amphitheater on the day of the event. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for children under 12.
Call the zoo at 582-1631, Ext. 517, for more information.