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August 19, 2017
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Sunset Zoo
2333 Oak Street
Manhattan, KS 66502
Brew at the Zoo
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Brew at the Zoo, hosted by Friends of Sunset Zoo, SOLD OUT

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Enjoy hand-crafted samples at this annual fundraiser benefiting wildlife conservation.

Brew at the ZooEnjoy cold beer and awesome food while exploring Sunset's 26-acre park, all to benefit Friends of Sunset Zoo's Conservation Team. It's a fun night to save wildlife!

Saturday, August 19, 2017 •
VIP 3:30pm to 8pm
General Admission 5pm to 8pm

About the Event
We're still finalizing all the details, look for more information to come Summer 2017.

Each Brew at the Zoo ticket includes:
• commemorative souvenir sampling glass
• unlimited 2 oz. beer samples
• unlimited food samples
• Zoo admission, musical entertainment, fun activities & live animal encounters
• complimentary water throughout the event

Sample Regional Craft Brewers
Enjoy unlimited 2 oz. samples from craft brewers throughout the Midwest!We are excited to announce the 16 breweries partnering with the 2017 Brew at the Zoo:

23rd Street Brewery- Lawrence, KS
Bell’s Brewery- Kalamazoo, MI
Defiance Brewing Company- Hays, KS
Deschutes Brewing Company- Manhattan, KS
Free State Brewing Co.- Lawrence, KS
Kona Brewing – Kailua-Kona, HI
Little Apple Brewery- Manhattan, KS
Odell Brewing Company- Kansas City, MO
Oskar Blues- Longmont, CO
Radius Brewing Company- Emporia, KS
Sierra Nevada Brewing- CA
Tallgrass Brewing- Manhattan, KS
Three Rings Brewery- McPherson, KS
Urban Chestnut Brewing Company- St. Louis, MO
Walnut River Brewing Company- El Dorado, KS
Wichita Brewing Company- Wichita, KS

Schedule & Tic?ket Levels
3:30pm to 8pm | VIP Ticket | SOLD OUT
The VIP Ticket provides access to the event 1.5 hours before General Admission begins. Mingle one-on-one with brewers as you enjoy guaranteed samples of all beer available, including limited quantities of unique brews from each brewer. Complimentary food exclusive to VIP ticket holders will also be available from 3 to 5pm. Ticket includes a 16 oz. commemorative beer glass, as well as access to the General Admission event.

5pm to 8pm | General Admission Ticket | SOLD OUT
General Admission begins at 5pm as brewery and food stations open throughout the Zoo near the South America, Kansas and Australia trails, around the Prairie Dog exhibit, and live music entertains guests from Chautauqua Amphitheater. Ticket includes a 16oz. commemorative beer glass.

Purchase Tickets

  • Credit Card: Go online & get yours today. Processing fees apply.
    ?The above link will take you to an external website that is not maintained by the City of Manhattan. It is maintained by the Friends of Sunset Zoo. The City cannot control the content of an external website and assumes no responsibility for the information that is found there. The provision of this link should not be construed as an endorsement or sponsorship of the external website, its contents, or its host.

  • Cash or Check: Purchase tickets in person at the Zoo's ticket booth open daily 9:30am to 5:00pm.

Frequently Asked Questions
Get the insider's scoop as you make plans to attend the event.

Brew at the Zoo is a fundraising event hosted by the Friends of Sunset Zoo 
and is held rain or shine. Guests must be 21 to enter; no infants or children will be admitted into the event and Sunset Zoo is smoke free.

You must be at least 21 years old to attend this event. A valid ID is required for admission. Smoking is not permitted at the Zoo. This is an adults-only event. Infants and children will not be admitted. Please drink responsibly.

Sponsorship Opportunities are Now Available for 2017 • Email Friends of Sunset Zoo or call 785.587.2737

Have questions about Brew at the Zoo? Contact Friends of Sunset Zoo