Brew at the Zoo

Brew at the Zoo

Tap into your wild side


See the Brew FAQ

This is a 21+ event, and no person under the age of 21 will be permitted (this includes young children and infants in strollers). All attendees will be required to show a valid ID at the gate. Rain or shine. Tickets are non-refundable.

Hear the buzz about Brew

Brew at the Zoo was named one of the top 10 beer fests at zoos in the country by! Read the article here>

Congratulations on a fantastic fest! That was one of, if not the most, enjoyable beer fests I have ever been to. A great selection of beers and ciders, numerous detours for animal encounters, and the zoo provided a beautiful and relaxing setting. I got to talk to a lot of the brewers and attendees and everyone really enjoyed the night.

- Larry Brown, Yankee Brew News


Saturday, August 27 from 5 - 8pm

Tap into your wild side at Brew at the Zoo, presented by ALEX AND ANI | CHARITY BY DESIGN! At this adult-only evening event, sample over 100 beers from more than 60 local, regional and national brewers, enjoy live music, animal encounters and more at Rhode Island's largest outdoor beer festival.

Tickets are sold online, and will only be available at the door if they do not sell out in advance.

Please note, daytime Zoo admission will end at
12 noon on August 27 to prepare for the event.

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July 1 - August 26

Advanced Ticket Price: $50

August 27

Door Price: $60
Tickets will only be available at the door if they do not sell out online in advance.

Designated Drivers

Price: $25
Price includes admission to the event, a commemorative Brew at the Zoo pint glass, and a voucher redeemable for a 12oz. fountain drink and a snack of your choice (popcorn, hot dog or jumbo pretzel). Designated Drivers will not be allowed to consume alcohol during the event.

See the Brewers


Are you a brewer interested in participating?

Contact Liz Grover at,
or call 401-785-3510 ext. 369.

Interested in sponsoring Brew at the Zoo in 2016?

Contact the Director of Development, Brooke Fairman,
at 401-785-3510 ext. 337 or