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All Brew at the Zoo attendees must be fully vaccinated and show proof of age and vaccination status to enter.

Additional arrival and event details

Brew at the Zoo

Friday, September 17, 2021


Beer Hall

Dancing Crane Pavilion
Exclusive beer and cider samplings



Dancing Crane Café

Our mind reading and sleight of hand magic will blow your mind.

Every 30 minutes 5:30 – 9:45pm


Grizzly Corner

Complimentary Beer and snacks at the Grizzly Grounds stand and Disney Karaoke at Grizzly Corner Tent.



Somba Village

Brewtique Sip n' Snap


Animal Bar Trivia & Name that Tune

The Patio

​6-9:45 p.m.

Retro Arcade

In Schiff Family Great Hall

5-9:45 p.m.

Live Band

Astor Court

​6-9:45 p.m.

Bug Carousel

Bug Carousel

5-10 p.m.

Music with DJ

Dancing Crane Plaza and Giraffe Patio

6 – 9:45 p.m​.

Carnival Games

Admin Lawn on Astor Court


The Playground

Including Connect Four, Beer Pong, Jenga, and Cornhole

5 – 9:45pm

***VIP ticket holders receive an exclusive wristband for complimentary snacks at Bronx Zoo cafes and stands throughout the night. Note, wristbands are not valid for food trucks and vendor purchases.


  • This is a 21 & over event. Valid ID must be presented upon entry. Children are not permitted.
  • Must present proof of COVID-19 vaccination card or active Excelsior COVID-19 Vaccination Pass (NY State residents) to attend. Guests must be fully vaccinated.
  • Masks will be required in certain areas and for certain activities.
  • Beer and wine pouring starts at 6pm.
  • Bags will be subject to search prior to entry.
  • Disorderly 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.
  • Select animal exhibits open from 5pm – 6:30pm
  • No re-entry. If you leave the event for any reason, you will be unable to return.
  • Last entry at 9:00pm.
  • Last call is at 9:45pm.
  • 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.
  • 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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