Annual event adopts safari theme

Columbus Children’s Theatre’s annual family fundraiser is getting wild this year.

Fairytale Ball: Safari Edition will be held from 4-7 p.m. April 23 in the Africa Event Center at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

The event features visits from Cinderella and friends, and also includes food and drinks, dancing, zoo animals, face painting, magicians, a family photo booth and a sneak peek of Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach, which will be presented by CCT May 4-14.

Tickets are $125 for adults, $50 for children 12 and younger. For more information, go to columbuschildrenstheatre.org.