Drink delicious local brews at Philadelphia Zoo's Summer Ale Festival

Sip on refreshing brews and revel in the beauty of exotic creatures at the Philadelphia Zoo’s Summer Ale Festival on Saturday, July 20.

Sample regionally-crafted beers and taste scrumptious cuisine from local vendors while in the company of vibrant birds, exotic cats and marvelous apes in this unique, zoological-themed experience.

General admission includes zoo access, a souvenir tasting cup for the evening's libations, samples from more than 30 beer and food stations and free parking or shuttle service to and from 30th Street Station.

For an even grander festival experience, you can purchase VIP tickets that include all the perks of general admission as well as access to a private VIP area in the Zoo’s newest KidZooU exhibit. From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., this exclusive access space will feature more beer selections and food samples, as well as a special pairing sessions.

Regardless of which admission package you decide to get, this year’s Summer Ale Festival will definitely be a wonderful night for local gourmands and animal lovers alike.

3400 W. Girard Ave.,
Admission: $65 - $95 (Special 6-pack admission: $330)
Must be 21+
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