Zoo Brew (August)
Due to popular demand a Summer Zoo Brew has been added!
Zoo Brew features unique beers from select Michigan craft breweries, live music, exclusive access to the Zoo’s award-winning habitats until twilight and zookeeper talks.
The event includes admission and 12 beer-tasting tickets (additional tasting tickets and food are available for purchase).
Advance ticket purchase is encouraged as space is limited and the event may sell out. Tickets will be available online or at the gate (if not sold out).
A limited number of Zoo Brew VIP tickets are available. For $80, guests will receive all of the features of the general admission ticket, exclusive access to the VIP lounge, four additional tasting tickets for use in the VIP lounge, appetizers and a commemorative glass.
Designated Driver Tickets
Designated Driver tickets include Zoo admission and unlimited soft drinks. Designated Driver ticket holders are not permitted to consume alcohol at the event.
All attendees must be 21 or older; photo ID is required. Parking is $6 per car for Members and non-members.
The Polk Penguin Conservation Center will be open until 8:45 p.m. For the health and safety of the animals, most of their habitats are closed after dark. The best time to view the animals is during daytime hours.