Brew at the Zoo: Ales for Apes

  • Jun 14, 2014
  • 6:00 - 9:30pm

Saturday, June 14th is your last opportunity to purchase tickets online. A limited amount of tickets will be available for purchase at the Front Gate after 5:30pm on Saturday. $10 more per person at the gate, first come, first serve.

Join Reid Park Zoo and Craft Tucson for Brew at the Zoo presented by FreedomSmokeUSA…and help the gibbons get a home makeover! Proceeds will be used for Reid Park Zoo’s habitat renovation for our gibbon family, Billy, Moms and Lilith.

  • Sample a wide variety of craft brews from Arizona (see below)
  • Keep a commemorative recycled beer bottle sampling glass
  • Enjoy games and animal encounters
  • Listen to live music in TWO locations in the Zoo: HeartBeat will play  your favorite rock oldies from the 50s to the 80s in our Event Garden and  R&P Music Factory will cover songs from the 60s to the 90s in Expedition  Tanzania
  • Purchase pub-style food throughout the Zoo

Presale:  Click here to purchase tickets:

  • $40 per person
  • $30 per member
  • $20 per designated driver

Or purchase a Gibbon Growler Package (limited number available) for $65 per person (includes admission, logo t-shirt made out of recycled beer bottles and unfilled logo growler which you can fill at local breweries). Day of the event pricing: (if not sold out) $50 per person; $40 per member $30 per designated driver. Tickets are limited, reserve yours today! (Sold out in 2013) Ages 21+ only, with ID. No exceptions.

The DoubleTree by Hilton Tucson – Reid Park is offering a special room rate for June 14th at $74.  When making reservation, group name is Reid Park Zoo with Group Code of C-RPZ.

UBER will be offering rides from the event.  UBER: Your Safe and Responsible Transportation Alternative for Brew at the Zoo.  Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through their app, Uber makes cities like Tucson more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers. You will receive the code for UBER when you register.

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