Events Calendar:

Brews Around the ZOO*

04/05/2014, 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

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Be a party animal!

Get ready for our seventh annual Brews Around the Zoo!
Spend the evening strolling through the Zoo and sampling unique craft beers. The evening will also feature select wines, great music, tastes from local restaurants, and animals from around the globe. Must be 21 years or older to attend. All tickets purchased after 1 p.m. on March 28 will be available at Will Call day of the event.

Online purchases must be made by April 2, 2014.
After April 2 you may purchase tickets by calling 407-323-4450 ext. 100.  

Admission tickets will be mailed beginning in February. If available, tickets will be $50 day of the event.

Featuring Unique Craft Beers from:
- Goose Island - Victory Brewing
- Sweetwater Brewing - Florida Beer Co.
- Vermont Cider - Southern Tier Brewing
- Magic Hat Brewery - Widmer Bros.
- Import World - Home-brewers Society

Tasty Bites from Local Restaurants:
- River City Catering - Pollo Tropical
- Hooters of Sanford - Tijuana Flats
- Joe's Crab Shack - Tony's Deli Downtown Sanford
- Sonny's BBQ - The Corner Cafe
- Pita Pit - And More!

Brews Around the Zoo is one of our largest fundraising events. Its profits help us to continue the highest of care for our animals and support our many education programs here at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens.

For more information, call 407.323.4450 ext 100.

Presented By: 
Brew Meister: Stan & Kim Van Gundy
Beer Mug Sponsor: Sanford Ace Hardware
Brewer's Guild: D&A Building Services
    Lake Shore Digital Media
                            Wharton-Smith Construction Group
    Winter Park Distilling

For sponsorship and vendor opportunities, call 407.323.4450 ext 128.

All sales are final, no refunds or exchanges. Event is held rain or shine.

Regular Activities and Programs at the Central Florida Zoo

Keeper Chats & Demonstrations: Every Saturday, Sunday and Holiday (weather permitting)

  • 10:30 a.m. Rhino*
  • 11:00 a.m. Cheetah*
  • 11:30 p.m. Flying High! at Magpie Jay Stage
                       sponsored by Morrison Valuation & Forensic Services, LLC
  • 12:00 p.m. Venom! outside Herpetarium at the Tiffany and Charles Davis
                      Animal Showcase
  • 1:30 p.m. Wild Tales! at Magpie Jay Stage
  • 2:30 p.m. Giraffe*
  • 3:00 p.m. Lemur*
  • 3:30 p.m. Snake or Alligator/ Crocodile Feeding

All shows and times are subject to change without notice and take place at the exhibit unless otherwise noted.
*Meet the Keeper