Because You Live Here!

Mendon/Millville, MA – May 3, 2024 – Earth Ltd. announced the return of its annual Benefit EARTH Bash.  Funds will be raised to support the construction of the innovative Earth Connection Center in Millville, MA, adjacent to Southwick’s Zoo. EARTH Bash will take place on June 21, 2024 at Southwick’s Zoo and Galliford’s Restaurant and Tavern in Mendon, MA.   

The Earth Connection Center, slated for completion in Spring 2025, is designed to foster connections between human communities and wildlife, inspiring visitors to adopt conservation-based behaviors. This beacon of eco-conscious design, constructed by Jomi Corporation, will utilize sustainable materials and energy-efficient practices to create an immersive educational experience for visitors of all ages. 

By attending the Benefit EARTH Bash, guests will enjoy an unforgettable evening of adventure and entertainment at Southwick’s Zoo while contributing directly to the development of the Earth Connection Center. Proceeds from the event will also support the creation of engaging exhibits within the Earth Connection Center. EARTH Ltd’s education programs also include internships, docent/volunteer training, rhino encounters, ZooMobiles, Wild Adventure Programs, Jr ZooKeeping, and more.   

Guests will have the exclusive opportunity to explore Southwick’s Zoo after-hours, interact with animal ambassadors, enjoy keeper talks and feeding sessions, and take a bird’s eye view of the festivities from the Skyfari Skyride.  Live music by The Pub Kings will set the mood for an evening of fun and excitement. Plus, indulge in delicious appetizers, cocktail stations, dinner, and exciting raffle prizes. Wine and beer tastings are offered by Horizon Beverages. Southwick’s Zoo, Galliford’s Restaurant and Tavern are your host for the evening. 

Limited VIP tickets are available for purchase, offering early admission to the event and an exclusive rhino or sloth encounter before the event kicks off. 

Don’t miss your chance to support a great cause while enjoying an incredible evening of entertainment and adventure.  


Event Details:  

Date: June 21, 2024 

Time: 5:30 pm 

Location: Southwick’s Zoo, Mendon MA 

Ticket Information: VIP and General Admission tickets available at 

For more information about Earth Ltd. and the Benefit EARTH Bash, please visit 


EARTH Ltd’s mission is to inspire, engage, and connect with people to protect and conserve our planet’s biodiversity and future. 


Interested in Sponsoring EARTH Bash? 


Kelsea Benoit 


Betsey Brewer Bethel