Brew at the Zoo

Upcoming Events

Brew at the Zoo

01/01/0001, 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM

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Description:

Eighth annual beer festival on tap for May 31!

Nashville Zoo welcomes all species of beer lovers to the eighth annual Brew at the Zoo happening on Friday, May 31 from 6:30pm to 10:30pm. Animals, live music, local food trucks and over 100 craft beers are on tap at this unique after-hours event voted the best beer event in Nashville by Nashville Scene readers in 2014 and 2016.

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Please note: The Zoo will close at 4pm on May 31 to prepare for Brew at the Zoo.

 

Ticket Types & Details

Tickets on sale April 3rd!

SUMMER SIPS COMBO

Double up & Save

Double up on adults-only fun at the Zoo this summer and save $$ when you purchase BOTH Brew at the Zoo and Red, White & Zoo tickets at once! The Summer Sips Combo option will appear after you click "Checkout" during the purchase process for Brew at the Zoo tickets.

GENERAL ADMISSION

MEMBERS $60  /  NON-MEMBERS $65 - THRU 5/24 
Week of Price - $75

Includes commemorative tasting glass and unlimited 2oz samples from all participating craft breweries.

VIP ADMISSION

MEMBERS $125  /  NON-MEMBERS $135 - THRU 5/24
Week of Price - $150
  • Everything included in General Admission along with exclusive access to VIP Lounge 
  • Early entrance (6pm)  
  • Access to the Conservation Lounge
  • Exclusive animal encounter
  • Food pairings with select beers & wines in a VIP Lounge (6pm - 8:30pm)
  • Late night snack stop (9pm - 10pm)

DESIGNATED DRIVER TICKETS

GA & VIP options available
GENERAL ADMISSION - MEMBERS $25 / NON-MEMBERS $30 - THRU 5/24
Week of Price - $35
  • You must be 21+
  • You will not receive a tasting glass. You will receive a water and snack voucher at check in
VIP - MEMBERS $55 / NON-MEMBERS $60 - THRU 5/24
Week of Price - $65
  • You must be 21+
  • Exclusive access to VIP Lounge 
  • Early entrance (6pm)
  • Exclusive animal encounter
  • Access to Conservation Lounge
  • Food pairings in a VIP Lounge (6pm - 8:30pm)
  • Late night snack stop (9pm - 10pm)

ADD ON CONSERVATION LOUNGE ACCESS

$11 IN ADVANCE  /  $15 AT THE DOOR
  • Get access to this swanky lounge with lounge seating, an exclusive brewery, animal encounter, door prizes and more
  • Proceeds benefit a conservation project
  • All proceeds support "Rainforest Trust" – a world leader in conservation protecting millions of acres of rainforest from destruction while helping the world's most endangered species thrive.
  • Limited tickets available!

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Know Before You Go

  • This event is ages 21+ only, no exceptions. Children are not permitted.
  • No public urination – if found in the bushes you will be removed.
  • No weapons of any kind.
  • No illegal substances.
  • Smoking (including vaping) is only permitted in a designated area, which will be noted on the festival map. Please do not smoke anywhere else. If found smoking in other areas, you will be asked to leave.
  • No bags or backpacks. Small purses are allowed.
  • No outside food or beverages. Water will be provided. Empty reusable water bottles are permitted.
  • No pets.
  • Please respect yourself, your fellow Brew patrons and the Zoo property.
Be responsible. Don’t drink and drive.

LYFT Promotion Code - coming soon!

Lyft will provide a special Brew at the Zoo code that will offer riders:

  • New users: Get 2 free rides (up to $10 each)
  • Existing users: 15% off 2 rides to/from event
  • VIP ticket holders: 30% off round-trip

Event parking

Parking at Nashville Zoo will be FREE starting at 6pm. Please remember that parking is free during the event, but if you leave your car overnight it must be removed from the Zoo between 6am and 9am or your car will be towed.

 

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