Brew at the Zoo

Friday, June 15

6:00 – 11:00pm

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Photo Credit: Julie Larsen Maher © WCS

Get ready for Brew at the Zoo

  • Rain or shine! This is primarily an outdoor event, with limited indoor and covered areas. Dress appropriately for the weather.
  • This is a 21 & over event. Valid photo identification is required for entry. Children are not permitted.
  • Beer and wine sampling will start at 7:00pm. Last call is at 10:45pm.
  • You can enter for the event through the Bronx River Gate, Southern Blvd Gate or Asia Gate. There is NO entry at the Fordham Gate.
  • You must present a printed or digital copy of your ticket upon entry. Each bar scan is unique. If you purchased tickets for multiple people, we encourage that you give them access to their tickets (printed or digital) in advance as you may not be traveling or entering the zoo through the same entry gates. There are no will calls available.
  • VIP ticket holders — please look for the VIP express entry lines available at all entrances. You will receive a VIP badge which must be worn to allow you access to the exclusive VIP areas (Dancing Crane Beer Hall, Grizzly Corner and Butterfly Court). You will also receive a special ticket to redeem your 2018 commemorative Brew at the Zoo t-shirt at the Dancing Crane VIP Beer Hall starting at 6pm. Please note, your t-shirt size selections will be available on site based on the size you had requested when purchasing your Brew tickets.
  • All bags are subject to inspection. Firearms, fireworks, drugs and outside food or drinks are not permitted.
  • Disorderly conduct will result in your removal from the event. This includes trespassing into restricted areas, the feeding of animals and the dumping of liquids in a non-designated area
  • WCS reserves the right to remove anyone from the zoo who presents a hazard to themselves or others.
  • Remember select animal exhibits are only open from 6pm- 7:30pm.
  • LAST ENTRY into the event is 10 p.m.
  • There are no tickets available for purchase on site. Only existing ticket-holders will be accommodated.
  • The Bronx Zoo is partnering with Lyft to help bring you convenient rides for Brew at the Zoo! New users use code BREWZOO to get $10 in Lyft credits or by clicking here to have the code automatically applied once downloaded from the link. Code valid for new users only.
  • Be green and use mass transit! But if you do drive, parking is not included in the ticket. Zoo parking is $17 (WCS Members $8 – valid Membership card and ID must be presented for discount). Buses are $20 for buses. Please note, we have introduced a new pay-on-exit parking system at the Bronx River entrance of the Bronx Zoo. Simply put, this new method of parking works in three steps.
    1. Pull a ticket on entry
    2. Park & enjoy your visit
    3. Stop by a Parking Pay Station before getting back in your car (cash or credit cards accepted). Present the validated ticket at the exiting arm.
  • NO re-entry. If you leave the event for any reason, you will be unable to return. Remember where you entered. EXITING the event will only be allowed at Southern Blvd, Asia and Bronx River Gates. Use our helpful wayfinding signs or ask an Event Staff person for assistance.
  • Some areas may include intense audio, UV lighting, extremely low visibility, strobe lights, fog, and/or special effects. It is not recommended for guests who are claustrophobic, pregnant, are prone to seizures, or have heart and/or respiratory problems.
  • The Bronx Zoo is a smoke-free park. Smoking, including e-cigarettes, is only permitted in parking lots and the designated smoking area adjacent to Southern Blvd admissions.
  • Your safety is our priority. Our First Aid station will be open and NYPD will be present throughout the evening.
  • Please be advised that this event is being photographed, filmed, videotaped or otherwise recorded for future use. WCS has the non-exclusive right to record your likeness while participating in the event and to use your likeness in all media worldwide in perpetuity, without remuneration, for WCS's institutional, educational and promotional purposes.

This event is sold out

GENERAL ADMISSIONSOLD OUT

Includes 5 oz. commemorative souvenir cup with unlimited beer samplings, live band and DJ entertainment, bar trivia, karaoke, retro game room, and complimentary photo booth and select exhibit access.

$69.99

VIP SOLD OUT

Includes all General Admission benefits PLUS express check in and entry to air-conditioned Dancing Crane VIP Beer Hall (with private restrooms), VIP Grizzly Corner and VIP Butterfly Court. VIP areas include complimentary bar snacks, exclusive wine and beer samples, and a 2018 commemorative t-shirt and a 2018 Bronx Zoo general admission ticket for a future visit. In addition, enjoy complimentary fountain soft drinks at Bronx Zoo cafes.

$109.95

DESIGNATED DRIVERSOLD OUT

Responsibly enjoy the event with your friends! Includes all General Admission perks, minus the alcohol plus complimentary fountain soft drinks at Bronx Zoo cafes. Responsibly enjoy the event with your friends! Includes all General Admission perks except alcohol, PLUS complimentary fountain soft drinks at Bronx Zoo cafes.

$39.99

Must be 21 or over. No children are permitted at event.
Beer and wine pouring starts at 7pm. Select animal exhibits open from 6pm – 7:30pm
Multiple food options will be available for purchase
Proceeds from Brew at the Zoo benefit the Bronx Zoo's mission including science education, local and global conservation of wild animals and wild places, and world-class animal care.
MEDIA NOTE: A limited number of media tickets will be available to credentialed members of the press only. Please email mpulsinelli@wcs.org to inquire. There will be no admission without an advance ticket.


POLICIES & REGULATIONS

  • This is a 21 & over event. Valid ID must be presented upon entry. Children are not permitted.
  • žBags will be subject to search prior to entry.
  • žDisorderly conduct will result in your removal from the event. This includes trespassing into restricted areas, the feeding of animals and dumping of liquids in non-designated areas.
  • Beer and wine pouring starts at 7pm.
  • Select animal exhibits open from 6pm – 7:30pm
  • žNo re-entry. If you leave the event for any reason, you will be unable to return.
  • žLast entry at 10:00pm.
  • Last call is at 10:45pm.
  • The Bronx Zoo is a smoke free environment. All smoking, including e-cigarettes and vaping devices, is prohibited.
  • No refunds. Not for Resale. Rain or Shine. Buyer Beware: there are no third-party ticket sales to this event.
  • Event entry is only via Southern Blvd Gate, Bronx River Gate and Asia Gate. (no entry at Fordham Road)
  • Some areas may include intense audio, UV lighting, extremely low visibility, strobe lights and/or special effects. It is not recommended for guests who are claustrophobic, pregnant, are prone to seizures, or have heart and/or respiratory problems.
  • Guests needing assistance or information on accessibility, please contact us in advance at guestrelations@wcs.org with email subject “Brew access inquiry.”

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