ZooBrew

Location: Pavillions and Discovery Center

Date: Saturday, August 28, 2021, 12:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

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Enjoy bears and beers, lions and lagers, anteaters and ales...all at Brookfield Zoo's 10th annual ZooBrew on Saturday, August 28. ZooBrew is a fun-filled, 21 and over*, unique beer-tasting event!

Participating Breweries
2 Fools
Athletic Brewing
Constellation Brands
Mark Anthony Brands
MolsonCoors (Hop Valley, Leinenkugel, Blue Moon)
Noon Whistle
Obscurity Brewing & Craft Mead
Revolution
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
Rogue Ales
Vivify
*MORE TO COME*

3 sessions to choose from:
•Half Session - 12:00 to 2:00 pm
•Full Session - 3:30 to 7:30 pm
•VIP Session - 2:30 to 7:30 pm

Half Session Tickets Include: - $40.00
•Parking
•All-day Admission to the zoo (9:30 am to 6:00 pm)
•Admission to the ZooBrew area (12:00 to 2:00 pm; last call at 1:45 pm)
•3 oz. samplings from over 80 beers
Commemorative Swag
•PLEASE NOTE: Designated Drivers tickets will NOT be allowed to sample beer but ticket includes unlimited soft drinks

Full Session Tickets Include: - $60.00
•Parking
•All-day Admission to the zoo (9:30 am to 6:00 pm)
•Admission to the ZooBrew area (3:30 to 7:30 pm; last call at 7:00 pm)
•3 oz. samplings from over 80 beers
•Commemorative Swag
•PLEASE NOTE: Designated Drivers tickets will NOT be allowed to sample beer but ticket includes unlimited soft drinks.

VIP Session Tickets Include:- $95.00
•Parking
•All-day Admission to the zoo (9:30 am to 6:00 pm)
•Exclusive access to the VIP area (2:30 to 7:30 pm; last call at 7:00 pm)
•VIP early admission to the ZooBrew area (at 2:30 pm), and unlimited access thereafter until 7:30 pm
•Exclusive samplings of select specialty brews in VIP area
•Food in the VIP area
•Visit with Animal Ambassadors in the VIP area
•3 oz. samplings from over 80 beers
Commemorative Swag
•PLEASE NOTE: Designated Drivers will NOT be allowed to sample beer but ticket includes unlimited soft drinks.


FAQs
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Yes - all attendees must be 21+ with valid ID. 

Will I be able to walk around the zoo?
The event takes places in the pavillons and Discovery Center.  Attendees are allowed to leave the event during regular zoo hours (9:30 am to 6:00 p.m.) but must remain in the event area after closing (6:00 p.m.). 

What are my parking/transportation options getting to the event?
Parking is included with your ticket but we encourage guests to use public transportation or ride share options. 

I will be taking a ride share option.  Where do I go?
Please use the South Gate Entrance (3300 Golf Road, Brookfield, IL 60513) for all ride share drop-offs and pick-ups. 

I will be visiting the zoo with my children/family.  Can they come to the event with me? 
No - ZooBrew is for adult (21+) attendees only.  Children will NOT be allowed in the event area and will NOT be allowed to remain in the zoo after closing (6:00 pm).   

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No - tickets can be scanned from phones/mobile devices. 

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes - as long as the person redeeming the ticket is 21+ with valid ID. 

Are outside food and/or drinks allowed at the event?
Outside food can be brought into the zoo. Outside alcohol cannot be brought into the zoo or the event. 

Are the refunds or exhanges?
This event is rain or shine. No refunds or exchanges will be issued for this event.

Who can I contact with additional questions?
marketingteam@czs.org

All attendees must be 21+ to attend ZooBrew. Valid ID is required to enter.  ZooBrew will take place rain or shine.  All tickets are non-refundable.  All programming is subject to change. 

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