Events

Zoo Brew

Sponsored by
Educators Credit Union

Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, 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.

Become a Zoo Pass member today!

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 10th 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. 2, 2019, and walk-ins will be accepted day of, unless the event fills prior to that date.

For additional information and/or details on how to become a vendor, please contact Tyler Pouros at tylerp@zoosociety.org or 414-258-2333, ext. 220.

2018 Brews Included:

3 Sheeps Brewing Company
Big Head Brewing Co.
Blue Moon Brewing Company
Central Waters Brewing Co.
Ciderboys Cider Company
City Lights Brewing Company
Founders Brewing Company
Good City Brewing
Goose Island Beer Company
Great Lakes Brewing Company
Guinness
Hinterland Brewery
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
Lagunitas Brewing Co.
Lakefront Brewery
Mike’s Hard Lemonade

MillerCoors
Miller Valley Brewery
MKE Brewing Co.
MobCraft Beer
New Glarus Brewing Company
Sand Creek Brewing Company
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Smirnoff Spiked Sparkling Seltzer
Stevens Point Brewery
Stone Brewing Co.
Surly Brewing Co.
Third Space Brewing
Titletown Brewing Co.
Water Street Brewery
Westallion Brewing Company
Wisconsin Brewing Company

2018 Eats Included:

Ball ‘n Biscuit Catering
BelAir Cantina
Big Daddy O’s BBQ
Clock Shadow Creamery
Gigi’s Cupcakes in Wauwatosa
Gouda Girls
Jen’s Sweet Treats
Jimmy’s Island Grill
Maggiano’s Little Italy
Meat on the Street
Milwaukee Pretzel Company
Peanut Butter & Jelly Deli
Pine River Pre-Pack, Inc.
Purple Door Ice Cream
The Soup Market
Usinger’s Famous Sausage
Walt’s Sandwich Place

Check back for updates on 2019 brews and eats.

Special thanks to Zoo Brew Entertainment sponsor: MillerCoors

Zoo Brew Photo Gallery

Scroll through photos from past Zoo Brew events.

To receive the member pricing, members need to log in prior to registering.

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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% 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.