NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The Virginia Zoo hosted its first-ever Adult Prom Night.

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One lucky couple was crowned king or queen of the jungle during the event after meeting the animals in their habitats.

The event took place on April 16 and ran from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The party continued in the event pavilion as guests danced to throwback tunes and struck a prom pose at the photo station.

Zoo officials say prom attire from any decade was highly encouraged.

The prom night also featured the “Zoo brew” Slow Pour Pils by O’Connor Brewing, food trucks, Cast Iron Catering, Capt’n Crabby and Rita’s Italian Ice & Frozen Custard.

All guests got one drink ticket good for beer or wine; additional beer and wine were available for purchase.

This is a 21+ event; IDs were checked at the gate.