Brew at the Zoo - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID - 19
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!
NEW DATE ANNOUNCED SOON
VIP 3:30 pm to 8 pm
General Admission 5 pm to 8 pm
Relax in the wild of Sunset Zoo and enjoy:
About the Event
• 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 by the Grateful Dudes
• Featured beer by Tallgrass Brewing Co.
• Food exclusively catered by Manhattan Hy-Vee
• Ambassador animal encounters
• Lawn games & more!
Sample Regional Craft BrewersEnjoy unlimited 2 oz. samples from craft brewers throughout the Midwest and more!
2020 BreweriesTo be announced.
Schedule & Ticket Levels
The VIP ticket provides you with access to an exclusive tasting time where you'll mingle with our brewers for an hour and a half before the event begins! 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
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.
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Limited Number Available, Get Yours Before We Sell Out
Frequently Asked Questions
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.
Sponsorship 2019 - We will be offering 2020 sponsorship's soon
Sponsorship Opportunities are Now Available for 2019 • Email Friends of Sunset Zoo or call 785.587.2737
Presenting & Craft Brewer Sponsor
Premiere Food Sponsor Water Sponsor Ice Sponsor
To be announced soon!
Have questions about Brew at the Zoo? Contact Friends of Sunset Zoo