11th Annual Brew at the Zoo July 23
The National Zoo’s 11th annual Brew at the Zoo will be held on Thurs., July 23, from 6 to 9 p.m. The event, hosted by Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ), will feature more than 70 craft beers on tap for tasting, all in support of wildlife conservation. Local breweries setting up post include Port City Brewing Company, Atlas Brew Works, DC Brau Brewing Company, Flying Dog Brewery, and BadWolf Brewing Company.
There will also be food trucks, lawn games and live music by Bachelor Boys Band.
“Where else can you drink beer and support wildlife?”, said Robert Lamb, Executive Director of Friends of the National Zoo, “Being able to taste over 70 brews from some amazing craft and microbreweries, all while hearing the lions roar at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo, really sets this event apart.”
General admission tickets are $50 for FONZ members and $65 for nonmembers. VIP tickets are $85 for FONZ members and $100 for nonmembers. VIP ticket holders will have access to the exclusive VIP area where they will receive generous pours of beer and complimentary food tastings by local restaurants. All but $25 of your ticket price is tax-deductible.