Brew at the ZooFranklin Park Zoo
Saturday, August 15, 3:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Please note, Franklin Park Zoo will close at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 15 in preparation for this event. General admission tickets will be sold through 12:00 p.m.
This is a 21+ event.
Our sixth-annual beer-tasting event will feature stations hosted by local breweries and restaurants. The entire Zoo will be open for this event, with the exception of our Bird's World and Butterfly Landing exhibits. Sip some delicious brews and visit with western lowland gorillas, ring-tailed lemurs, ocelots, pygmy hippos, and other species in the Zoo’s Tropical Forest Pavilion, as well as giraffes, zebras, kangaroos and many other animals. Guests will also have the opportunity to visit Aussie Aviary, a seasonal free-flight exhibit featuring brightly-colored budgies!
Advance: $55 (available July 7- August 14)
Proceeds from Brew at the Zoo support the operation and continued growth of Zoo New England, its education programs and conservation initiatives.
Transportation will be provided to and from the Forest Hills MBTA station and the Zoo at the following times, running continuously:
- 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.: Forest Hills MBTA to Franklin Park Zoo's Giraffe Entrance
- 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.: Franklin Park Zoo's Giraffe Entrance to Forest Hills MBTA
Zoo staff will be available to assist in boarding buses.