Brew at the Zoo

BatZ_Tiger Join us for the 4th annual Brew at the Zoo presented by Allen Samuels Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat on Saturday, October 10th from 6:00pm until 11:00pm. Enjoy tasting bars throughout the zoo and cash bars conveniently located near each tasting station. All of your favorite animals will be in their habitats from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.  Sample up to 20 brews from all over the world from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.
After 9 p.m., make your way to the Meadows for more beer, food and music by Cameran Nelson.
This event is for adults 21+ only. No one under the age of 21 will be permitted to enter.

Waco’s own local brewing company Bare Arms Brewing will be on site to share some of their new brews and a special brew made just for Brew at the Zoo! You won’t want to miss them!

Proceeds from Brew at the Zoo help to take care of the animals that call Cameron Park Zoo their home.
We appreciate your support!

Click here to purchase tickets

Ticket Prices

Member- $35.00
Regular- $45.00
Designated Driver- $25.00 (Designated Driver ticketholders will not be served alcohol. Unlimited sodas & water are available)

Tickets Include:

  • Admission to Brew at the Zoo
  • Brew at the Zoo tasting mug
  • Beer Passport (Permits up to 20 samplings)
  • Live music from Cameran Nelson!

List of the beers available to sample at Brew at the Zoo:

Galapagos Tortoise Exhibit- Bare Arms Brewing
Nebulous Tart
Java Joule
Apple Pi- Special Brew for Brew at the Zoo

Gibbon Deck
Brooklyn Pilsner
Estrella Damm Lager
Magner’s Irish Cider
Grapevine Sir William’s English Brown Ale
Wasatch Ghostrider White IPA (limited quantities)

Asian Forest
Asahi Super Dry
Maui Coconut Porter
North Coast Le Merle
Breckenridge Agave Wheat

Elephant Exhibit
Avery Liliko’l Kepolo Passion Fruit Witbier
Odell 90 Shilling
Abita Pecan Harvest
Oskar Blues Mama’s Little Yella Pils

Brooklyn Post Road Pumpkin
Ayinger Celebrator Doppelbock
Founder’s All Day
Rahr Ugly Pug

Saltwater Aquarium
Baja Cabotella
Wasatch Apricot Hefeweizen
Nebraska Brunette Nut Brown Ale
North Coast Old Rasputin

Freshwater Aquarium
Mission Hard Root Beer
Samuel Smith Imperial Stout
Full Sail Session Cream
Franconia Dunkel
Karbach Rodeo Clown (Limited Quantities)

Bison Overlook
Santa Fe Oktoberfest
Cedar Creek Dankosaurus
Lagunitas Little Sumpin Sumpin Ale
Dogfish Tweasonale – Gluten Free

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the hours of the event?
Brew at the Zoo will run from 6pm until 11pm. Tasting stations will be open until 9:00 p.m. at their respective locations.

Do you have to be over the age of 21 to attend?
Yes. No one under the age of 21 will be permitted to enter Brew at the Zoo. (This includes children & infants) Please have a valid photo ID to show at the gate.

Will there be drinks available for purchase?
Yes. We will have purchase bars available with beer & wine. Water and soft drinks will also be available at no additional cost.

Will there be food available?
This year food will be available for purchase in the Meadows area, and light snacks will be available for free near the sampling bars.
The following restaurants will be joining us for Brew at the Zoo:
Dubl-r Hamburgers
Xristo’s Café
G & K Hot Dogs
5-C Crawfish
Pokey O’s

Are children allowed to attend the event?
Sorry, children are not allowed to attend Brew at the Zoo. No exceptions.

What happens if it rains?
Brew at the Zoo will occur rain or shine. Please consider your ticket purchase a donation to Cameron Park Zoo if you do not attend. There will be no refunds.

How can I contact the organizers of this event?
Please send any questions, concerns, vending requests, or sponsorship requests to