Tequila 'n Tigers

Jul 08

6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Toast a margarita to our tigers during this after-hours event!

Tickets include 3 margarita tastings, accompanied by chips ‘n salsa and admission to the zoo after hours. Throughout the evening enjoy a keeper talk, animal enrichment, a tiger training, and music performed by Victor Samalot, a Latin duo. Additional drinks from popular breweries as well as snacks from food trucks will be available for purchase.

EVENT TOKEN ALERT! This event participates in the Event Token Giveaway. Collect a token from each participating event, and turn them in at Brew at the zoo on Saturday, December 30 to be entered to win two VIP Brew at the Zoo 2024 tickets. The more tokens you collect, the better chance you have to win!

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21 and older only, including designated drivers. Registration is required. Tickets are non-refundable or transferable. Guests MUST bring ID to be admitted into the event, no matter the age of the guest. Infants and children will not be admitted.


  • Akron Zoo member: $30 
  • Akron Zoo member designated driver: $20
  • Non-member: $35
  • Non-member designated driver: $25

Purchase Tickets

VIP Tickets

6 - 9:30 p.m.

The ticket includes early entry at 6 p.m., 3 tastings full drink, chips & salsa, and a treat!


  • VIP: $45
  • VIP Designated Driver: $30

Purchase VIP Tickets


  • Broadview Brewing Company
  • Heidelberg Distributing
  • Paradigm Shift Brewing
  • R.Shea Brewing
  • Tramonte Distributing
  • Two Monks Brewing Company
  • Unplugged Brewing Company
  • Wrecking Crew Brew Works
  • Lincoln Way Vineyards

Food Trucks:

  • El Patrón Tequilería & CuisineEl Patrón Tequilería & Cuisine
  • Dr. Hibachi
  • Cookery Food Truck