Brew in a Box

Bring the party home with you!

Thank you to everyone who purchased a box and supported the Zoo. Hope to see you all at the Zoo in 2021!

This year we're bringing Brew at the Zoo to you for a wild night-in with our all new BREW IN A BOX, presented by Bank RI. After three months of closure the Zoo needs your support now more than ever! Stop by the Zoo and grab your carefully crafted box which includes a commemorative pint glass, tasting cup, T-shirt, 2-tickets to the Soaring Eagle zip ride, and a 6-pack of assorted brews. Special thank you to our presenting sponsor Bank RI with support from Douglas Wine & Spirits. *Please note: Purchaser must be 21+. 

All boxes must be pre-ordered and can picked up at the Zoo beginning Wednesday, August 26th through Saturday, August 29th. Scroll to see details on drive-thru pick up times in the FAQs below.


P.S. Stay-tuned for a special Brew at the Zoo Instagram/Facebook takeover on Saturday, August 29th. Join us for virtual beer tastings, trivia, and WILD giveaways. Details to come!

When can I come pick up my box?

Pick up your box at the Zoo beginning Wednesday, August 26th through Saturday, August 29th. 

Drive-thru pick-up is available on any the following days and times:

  • Wednesday (8/26) 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Thursday (8/27) 11 AM - 6 PM
  • Friday (8/28) 11 AM - 6 PM
  • Saturday (8/29) 8 AM - 4 PM

Pick-Up Location Directions/Details:

  • Please drive into Zoo grounds through Gate 5, located near our Elmwood Avenue entrance, and across from the park's famous Rose Garden.
  • Please stay in your car and show a valid form of ID along with your scannable e-ticket.
  • Let us know what size t-shirt you would prefer and the Brew in a Box will be placed in your trunk or back seat.

*Please note: Directional signage will be available throughout the park. If you have any trouble locating the Gate 5 entrance, call 401-785-3510 ext 300.

Meet our Brewers * please note each box contains a random assortment of brews









Do I need to present my photo ID?

Yes, anyone who purchases a Brew in a Box package must present a valid ID. Only ages 21+ will have Brew packages placed in their trunks upon arrival.

May I make alcohol substitutions?

Unfortunately due to the nature of this fundraiser, we are unable to make alcohol substitutions for your box.

Can I choose a T-shirt size?

Large, extra-large and XXL T-shirts will be available to choose from when you arrive to pickup your box. Please arrive early for best selection, as sizes may run out. 

We're TAKIN our t-shirts to a whole new level with this year's design!