Brew at the Zoo

May 27

Brew at the Zoo 2023 was a blast! Check back next year for details on the 2024 event.

Kick-off your summer at the most unique beer festival inside the perimeter, Brew at the Zoo!

Enjoy beer and wine samples from breweries all over including Georgia, live music throughout the Zoo, yard games, and so much more while savoring incredible views of our animals.

VIP early entry: 5  – 6 p.m. |    Main Event: 6 – 9:30 p.m.


While you sip, your ticket supports conservation initiatives to protect species and their habitats, here at home and around the globe.

This is a rain-or-shine event. Some areas of the Zoo will close at 8 p.m. so arrive early!

Adults Only: This event is for ages 21 and up only. IDs will be checked at the door. Please drink responsibly and prearrange a safe ride home.

Event map coming soon!



General Admission Tickets

Member: $60
General Admission: $70

  • Beer and wine sampling from over 20 breweries while supplies last
  • Animal habitats, feedings, and scheduled Keeper Talks
  • Live music throughout Zoo Atlanta
  • Food available for purchase


A burgundy and light blue t-shirt with the 2023 Brew at the Zoo logo$120

  • All General Admission offerings, plus:
  • Access to the air-conditioned VIP Lounge with private restrooms
  • Sampling of additional beer, wine, and spirits
  • Light refreshments
  • Brew at the Zoo T-shirt, available for pick-up in the VIP Lounge

Participating Breweries

What's Brewing?

Sample some of the best Georgia breweries all in one place! You can enjoy the classics or find a new favorite. Toast Atlanta’s iconic gorilla family with the Willie B. Legacy Lager

View the Brewery List


Who's playing?

The Geeks – Closing out the evening at the Ford Pavilion
What started out as a local cover band dressing up for Halloween turned into the increasingly popular, highly in-demand, party rockin’ entertainment outfit now known as The Geeks.

DJ DMark – Spinnin’ throughout the night in Flamingo Plaza

The Cherry Bomb – Rock out to 80’s tunes with this Joan Jett tribute band at the Zambezi Elephant Center

Read the band bios

Frequently Asked Questions

See the FAQs

Policies & Regulations

  • This is a 21 & over event. Valid ID must be presented upon entry. Children are not permitted.
  • 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 habitats are open until sundown.
  • No re-entry. If you leave the event for any reason, you will be unable to return.
  • Last entry at 8 p.m.
  • Zoo Atlanta is a smoke free environment. All smoking, including e-cigarettes and vaping devices, is prohibited.
  • Tickets are non-refundable, and are not for resale.
  • Event is rain or shine.

Sponsorship Opportunity: Interested in having a sponsorship presence at Brew at the Zoo? Contact for more information.

We’re looking for Event Volunteers!

With opportunities to give back to the community and have fun assisting with Zoo Atlanta’s most exciting events throughout the year, complimentary Zoo Atlanta tickets are just an added bonus for our amazing Volunteers!

Learn more

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