Brew at the Zoo

Sat., May 27, 1:00 - 7:00pm
Sun., May 28, 1:00 - 7:00pm

It’s the Zoo’s most important fundraiser of the year! Experience one of Baltimore’s biggest beer festivals Memorial Day weekend, May 27 & 28. Enjoy unlimited beer, wine, seltzer, and cider sampling, live music, local vendors, and, of course, all-day admission to the Zoo.

NEW! Be a Brew VIP and get a full-access event experience including special activities, exclusive brew stations, and a private area in our Maryland Wilderness! [SOLD OUT]

NEW! All Brew guests can enjoy special “watering hole” stations throughout the Zoo pairing delicious drinks with fun animal activities. Think a watermelon seltzer to enjoy during the elephant watermelon smash!

Buy Tickets

Brew Guide and Beer List

Musical Lineup

What to Expect:

  • Zoo admission (10am – 6pm)
  • Unlimited sampling of 80+ brews
  • Souvenir tasting cup
  • Live music – 3 bands each day
  • Access to food and artisan vendors
  • Scheduled animal activities including lion carcass feed, elephant watermelon smash sponsored by Saul Ewing, and chimpanzee enrichment sponsored by Pet+E.R.

Every dollar raised goes directly towards advancing the Zoo’s mission.