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Brew at the Zoo


Join Us For Brew at the Zoo!

Akron Zoo Brew at the Zoo

Come enjoy a beer or glass of wine while exploring the zoo after hours! Tickets include a 4oz souvenir tasting glass, 8 sample tastings, admission to the zoo after hours and a giveaway. Full size beer and wine will be available for purchase. 21 and older ONLY, including designated drivers (DD tickets). Please have IDs with you or you will not be allowed into the event.


NEW FOR 2017: Event times are 6:30 - 10:30 p.m.

21 and older only, including designated drivers. Registration required. Tickets are non-refundable or transferable.


Akron Zoo Members: $27

  • Designated driver: $16

Non-members: $33

  • Designated driver: $22

NEW FOR 2017!

Limited VIP tickets - Early entrance at 6 p.m. Ticket includes appetizers and reserved seating all night, three additional tastings, a full size beer ticket, a special souvenir and more. 

  • $50
  • Designated driver: $40

To purchase VIP tickets, please click on link.

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