ZOObrew

DATE: Saturday, August 17, 2024
TIME: 12-5 PM
LOCATION: The Pavilions

Enjoy bears and beers, lions and lagers, anteaters and ales...all at Brookfield Zoo Chicago's ZooBrew on Saturday, August 17. ZooBrew is a fun-filled, 21 and over only, unique beer-tasting event. In addition to unlimited beverage samples, ZooBrew guests gain access to all-day Zoo admissions, parking, specialty food and drink options for purchase, a DJ dance party, and fun with lawn games. 

ZOO MEMBER TICKETS

NONMEMBER TICKETS
 

VIP Tickets | $100.00 – Regular VIP, $60.00 – Designated Driver
• All-day admission to Brookfield Zoo and parking (9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
• Admission to ZooBrew event in the Pavilions from 12:00-5:00 p.m.
• 80+ beer and drink samples (Designated Drivers get access to unlimited soft drinks and water)
• Commemorative ZooBrew swag
• DJ dance party and lawn games
• Exclusive access to Discovery Center that include VIP brews, chill center, & visit with Animal Ambassadors
• 2 complimentary snack and 1 entree food tickets
• Food and beverage options for purchase
 
General Admission Tickets | $65.00 – Regular General Admissions, $45.00 – Designated Driver
• All-day admission to Brookfield Zoo and parking (9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
• Admission to ZooBrew event in the Pavilions from 1:00-5:00 p.m.
• 80+ beer and drink samples (Designated Drivers get access to unlimited soft drinks and water)
• Commemorative ZooBrew swag
• DJ dance party and lawn games
• Food and beverage options for purchase
All attendees must be 21 and over no children will be allowed in the event area. IDs are required to enter the ZooBrew event space.
Event will proceed rain or shine. Programming subject to change. Animal buildings close at 5:30 p.m., Zoo grounds close at 6:00 p.m.

FAQs

Can I bring my baby or child if they stay in a stroller or swaddle?

No. No one under 21 will be admitted to this event.

Will I be able to walk around the zoo?

The event takes places in the Pavilions but attendees are allowed to leave and re-enter the event during regular Zoo hours (9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.) and event hours. ZooBrew samples must stay within the event area.

What are my parking/transportation options getting to the event?

Parking is included with your ticket but we encourage guests to use public transportation or ride share options. Learn more about Zoo transportation options.
 

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay? 

Yes, as long as the person redeeming the ticket is 21+ with valid ID.

 
Are outside food and/or drinks allowed at the event? 

Outside food and water can be brought into the Zoo. Outside alcohol cannot be brought into the Zoo or the event spac. VIPs receive food tickets to redeem at ZooBrew food locations. Additional food and drinks will be available for purchase in the event space for all ZooBrew attendees.

Who can I contact with additional questions?

For event questions contact MarketingTeam@brookfieldzoo.org; for question regarding ticket orders contact Admissions@brookfieldzoo.org