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Sample beer from local craft and microbreweries while enjoying music, pop-up zoo keeper talks, and animal discovery stations.

Event Snapshot

Brew at the L.A. Zoo 2018

Friday, August 3
7 – 11 p.m.

How Will You Brew?

Standard Admission

Includes 5-ounce beer samples from your choice of 40+ breweries.

  • Online Advance Purchase: $65; GLAZA members $55 with promo code* (nominal service charge applies)
  • Box Office: $75; GLAZA members $65 with valid membership card

VIP Experience

Early entry (6 p.m.) and access to three exclusive lounges with hors d’ouvres and specialty cocktails.

  • Online Advance Purchase: $135
  • Box Office: N/A (online advance purchase only)

Designated Driver

Includes souvenir cup with unlimited soft drink refills.

  • Online Advance Purchase: $35
  • Box Office: $35

Featured Breweries

  • 101 Cider House
  • 21st Amendment*
  • Alosta Brewing Co.
  • Angel City Brewery
  • Arrow Lodge
  • Baja Brewing Co.
  • Ballast Point
  • Bootlegger’s Brewery
  • Brewyard Beer Company
  • Drake’s Brewing Co.*
  • Eel River Brewing Co.*
  • Elysian
  • Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
  • Five Threads Brewing Company
  • Four Sons Brewing
  • Funkwerks*
  • Golden Road Brewing
  • Hop Saint Brewing Company
  • Innovation Brew Works
  • Kevita
  • King Harbor Brewing
  • Kona
  • Lagunitas Brewing Co.
  • Latitude 33 Brewing Co.
  • Loncho Brew Company
  • Lord Hobo Brewing Co.
  • Macleod Ale Brewing Co.
  • Maddalena
  • Pizza Port Brewing Company
  • Reel Brew Co.
  • San Antonio Winery – Bodega Sangria
  • San Antonio Winery – Maddalena Wine*
  • San Antonio Winery – Riboli Wines
  • San Antonio Winery – Stella Rosa
  • San Fernando Brewing Company
  • Simmzy’s
  • Snow Leopard Vodka
  • Spiked Seltzer
  • Stella Artois*
  • Stoked Cider
  • Stone Brewing
  • Three Weavers Brewing Co.
  • Transplants Brewing
  • Verdugo West Brewing Co.
  • Yorkshire Square Brewery

*VIP Experience Only

Brew at the L.A. Zoo, like all our nighttime events, supports the L.A. Zoo and its global conservation efforts.

Food is not included in the Standard or Designated Driver ticket price. Outside food and beverages, backpacks, coolers, and oversized purses will not be permitted.

You must be at least 21 years of age to attend this event. Valid ID is required.  Standard and VIP ticket holders receive a 5-ounce beer mug for sampling. Designated Driver ticket holders receive a souvenir cup for soft drinks.

Free parking is available. Guests attending without designated drivers are encouraged to use a cab or ride-sharing service such as Lyft.

During evening events, animals are given access to their night quarters for their comfort. Therefore, most animals will not be on exhibit.

We recommend that you purchase your tickets in advance in order to secure your spot and avoid waiting in ticketing lines. Online ticket sales close at 5 p.m. on the day of the event. You may purchase Standard and Designated Driver tickets at the Zoo membership window as early as 6 p.m. on the day of the event. VIP tickets will not be available at the box office.

*GLAZA Members receive their promo code via email. If you are a Member and haven’t received yours, please call 323-644-4747.

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