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Brew at the Zoo


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Cheers to conservation, refreshing brews and warm summer nights!

This Friday (from 7-10 p.m.), join the Minnesota Zoo for its fifth annual Brew at the Zoo to enjoy a wide variety of refreshing local domestic and microbrews, complimentary appetizers and live music from Viva Knievel, headlined by Belfast Cowboys.

Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Zoo

Tickets ($45 in advance, $55 at the gate) provide you with unlimited dabbling on slow smoked pulled pork, smoked seasoned chicken, great northern baked beans and Summit India Pale Ale-infused slaw, free admission to Russia's Grizzly Coast, live music and, of course, sampling rights to a wide variety of brews in your souvenir tasting glass. And who doesn’t love a good souvenir cup?

The Minnesota Zoo encourages a good time, rain or shine, but also and importantly, responsible drinking. Guests must be 21 years and older with a photo ID to attend (no children, including infants, will be admitted). Non-alcoholic beverages will also be available for designated drivers who will be admitted for a reduced price of $35.

All funds raised will support the zoo’s conservation funds, so you’re not only enjoying a brew...or a few...but you’re helping our zoo!

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