Brew at the Zoo - 2021 DATE SET!  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15 

Brew at the ZooWE ARE BRINGING BREW AT THE ZOO BACK! JOIN US FOR A NEW DAY AND TIME -- FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2021 at Sunset Zoo in person! 
Enjoy cold beer and awesome food while exploring Sunset's 26-acre park, all to benefit Friends of Sunset Zoo's
Conservation Team. It's a fun way to save wildlife!

Event Date
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15
VIP After Party Reception beginning at 8 p.m.
General Admission 5 pm to 8 pm


About the Event

Relax in the wild of Sunset Zoo and enjoy:
• Commemorative souvenir beer glass and unlimited samples from multiple craft brewers sprinkled
  throughout the Zoo in partner with Flint Hills Beverage Company
• Music and entertainment to be announced
• Featured beer by Manhattan Brewing Company
• Food exclusively catered by Manhattan Hy-Vee
• Ambassador animal encounters
• Lawn games & more!

Sample Regional Craft Brewers

Enjoy unlimited 2 oz. samples from craft brewers throughout the Midwest and more! 

2021 Breweries

To be announced in August! 

Schedule & Ticket Levels

 
VIP Details to be shared soon! Tickets will go on sale in mid August
The VIP ticket provides you with special benefits! You'll enjoy exclusive beer samples, giveaways, food, and start your Brew at the Zoo experience before the crowds get there. Ticket includes a commemorative beer glass, access to the General Admission event, and a few special VIP surprises!

5 pm to 8 pm | General Admission Ticket  - Tickets to go on sale in mid August
General Admission begins at 5 pm as brewery and food stations open throughout the Zoo near the South America, Kansas and Australia trails, around the Prairie Dog exhibit, and live music entertains guests from Chautauqua Amphitheater. Ticket includes a commemorative beer glass and access to all breweries at the event. 

Purchase Tickets with the below link
Tickets will go on on sale Mid - August

The above link will take you to an external website that is not maintained by the City of Manhattan. It is maintained by the Friends of Sunset Zoo. The City cannot control the content of an external website and assumes no responsibility for the information that is found there. The provision of this link should not be construed as an endorsement or sponsorship of the external website, its contents, or its host.

Limited Number Available, Get Yours Before We Sell Out

  • Credit Card: Online ticket sales will be available when tickets go on sale. Processing fees apply.
    The above link will take you to an external website that is not maintained by the City of Manhattan. It is maintained by the Friends of Sunset Zoo. The City cannot control the content of an external website and assumes no responsibility for the information that is found there. The provision of this link should not be construed as an endorsement or sponsorship of the external website, its contents, or its host.
  • Cash or Check: Purchase tickets in person at the Zoo's ticket booth open daily 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get the insider's scoop as you make plans to attend the event.

Brew at the Zoo is a fundraising event hosted by the Friends of Sunset Zoo 
and is held rain or shine.

You must be at least 21 years old to attend this event. A valid ID is required for admission. Smoking is not permitted at the Zoo. This is an adults-only event. Infants and children will not be admitted. Please drink responsibly.
 

Sponsorships for 2021


Sponsorship Opportunities are Now Available for 2021 • Email Friends of Sunset Zoo or call 785.587.2737


Presenting & Craft Brewer Sponsor

 Flint hills beverage Logo

Premiere Food Sponsor         Water Sponsor             Ice Sponsor                            
                                       

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Craft Brewery 
To be announced soon! 

2020 and 2021 


Presenting Sponsors 

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Executive Sponsors 
 Matt and Amy     LA_Primary_Stacked copy    Midwest Concrete Materials
 Diamond Realty Resized       MGC logo_stacked      wibw.png        Bank of the Flint Hills


Sustaining Sponsors
   Trust Company       Commerce Bank Resized   Coldwell_Banker_logo     Meadowlark Logo     
  
 Associate Sponsors

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Have questions about Brew at the Zoo? Contact Friends of Sunset Zoo