Zoo Brew

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, 7-10 p.m. (VIP admission at 6 p.m.)

Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd.

Zoo Pass members receive discounts on a number of Zoological Society events, including Zoo Brew.

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Zoo Brew

Regular tickets: $50 Zoological Society members & guests*; $60 non-members; $20 designated drivers.

VIP tickets**: $60 Zoological Society members & guests*; $70 non-members; $30 designated drivers.

In its ninth year, Zoo Brew is a fun way to sample new brews, try new foods and meet new people while visiting various locations inside the Milwaukee County Zoo. From the micro to the macro, guests can sample beers from a wide variety of brewers, as well as sample foods from local area vendors. You must be at least 21 years old to attend. Online reservations will be accepted through Oct. 3, 2018, and walk-ins will be accepted unless the event fills prior to that date. For additional information, contact Tyler at 414-258-2333, ext. 220.

2017 Brews Included: 3 Sheeps Brewing, Big Head Brewing, Blue Moon Brewing Company, Central Waters Brewing Co., Cider Boys Cider Company, Founders Brewing Co., Good City Brewing, Goose Island Beer Company, Great Lakes Brewing Company, Guinness, Hinterland Brewery, Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, Lakefront Brewery, MillerCoors, Miller Valley Brewery, MKE Brewing Co., New Glarus Brewing Company, Rhinelander Brewing Company, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Stevens Point Brewery, Surly Brewing, The Boston Beer Company, Third Space Brewing, Water Street Brewery and Wisconsin Brewing Co.

2017 Eats Included: Ball ‘n Biscuit Catering, Corner Bakery CafĂ©, Costco Wholesale, Cousins Subs, Gigi’s Cupcakes in Wauwatosa, Gouda Girls, Jen’s Sweet Treats, Jimmy’s Island Grill, Maggiano’s Little Italy, Marco Pollo, Meat on the Street, Milwaukee Pretzel Company, Pine River Pre-Pack, Inc., Pop’ n Spot, Purple Door Ice Cream, The Soup Market, Usinger’s Famous Sausage and Walt’s Sandwich Place.

Check back for updates on 2018 brews and eats.

Special thanks to Zoo Brew Entertainment sponsor: MillerCoors

Zoo Brew Photo Gallery

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* ZSM members' guests must register at same time as members.
** VIP ticket holders get early entry at 6 p.m. and are entered into a drawing to win a behind-the-scenes tour of the Zoo.

Your fee, less $25, is tax-deductible and includes a complimentary tasting glass (5.6 percent WI sales tax included). The VIP designated driver ticket has a tax-deductible value of $25, and the regular designated driver ticket has a tax-deductible value of $20. You must pre-register and you should do so early – event usually sells out. All ticket sales are final and are not refundable.