Appetite for Adventure

August 11 6-9 p.m.Sold Out - $60 in advance, $65 at the gate (if not sold out)

Take your taste buds on a trip around the world at our new 21-and-older event, Appetite for Adventure. You’re invited on a tasting journey featuring food and beverage pairings representing Zoo animals’ homelands.

This tasting experience will also feature live music and zookeeper talks. Advance ticket purchase is encouraged as space is limited and the event may sell out. Tickets are available online or at Window One at the front of the Zoo. The cost includes Detroit Zoo admission, a commemorative gift, and 16 tastings. Additional food will be available for purchase.

North to South

Start your tasting journey in Mexico by entering through the Events Gate, located inside the 10 Mile Road parking lot.

Upon arrival, please park in the 10 Mile Road lot and proceed to the ticket booth outside of Rackham Fountain Entrance. You will then be directed to the Events Gate.

South to North

Start your tasting journey in South America by entering through Main Admissions at the front of the Zoo.

Upon arrival, please park in the structure and proceed to Main Admissions.