Blues and Brew at the Calgary Zoo

Tickets are sold out. Stay tuned for details on future Adult Nights.

Enjoy a wild night out during YYC Beer Week at the zoo. We’ve partnered up with YYC Beer for this exclusive after hours evening at the zoo.

Taste your way around the grounds.
Navigate the Canadian Wilds with the help of some live music and our passport postcard designed to ensure you don’t miss any of the craft beer tasting, food vendors or interactive games. Remember to complete your activity passport for a chance to win great prizes.

June 7, 2018
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Tickets: $47 (plus GST)

  • Engage and Inspire Members can enjoy a 10% discount off of tickets.
  • North Gate access only.
  • Parking is $10 and free for Engage and Inspire members until 12 a.m.
  • This event takes place rain or shine.
  • Adults only (18+)

Tickets are sold out. Stay tuned for details on future Adult Nights.

Each ticket covers everything you need for a fun night, including:

  • Your admission to Calgary Zoo beginning at 4 p.m.
  • Claim your wristband for the event between 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the main north entrance.
  • Tour the zoo before the event beginning at 6 p.m.
  • Beer tasting stations by local craft breweries in Penguin Plaza.
  • Appetizers provided by the Calgary Zoo catering and local restaurants (gluten free options available).
  • Live blues music by local musicians.
  • Adult games for optimal mingling and fun.
  • Wander the Canadian Wilds until 8:00 p.m., the Penguin Plaza is open until 9:00 p.m.

NOTE: There will be a cash bar onsite for those looking for alternatives to craft beer.

Tickets are sold out. Stay tuned for details on future Adult Nights.

Participating Breweries Include:

Tool Shed Brewing Company

Annex Ale Project

Brewsters Brewing Company

Caravel Craft Brewery

Citizen Brewing Co.

Common Crown Brewing

Mill Street Brewpub

Big Rock Brewery

Village Brewery

Zero Issue Brewing

Red Bison Brewery

Railyard Brewing

New Level Brewing

Freehold Brewing Co.

Paddy's BBQ and Brewery

Legend 7 Brewing Co.

Fitzsimmons Brewing Co.

Half Hitch Brewing Co.

Wild Rose Brewery

Cold Garden Beverage Company

Township 24 Brewery

Participating Food Vendors:

Calgary Zoo Catering

The Fine Diner Bistro

Fiasco Gelato

Sunterra Market

SWIRL Cakes & Cupcakes

Stay tuned for details on more participating vendors!

Tickets are sold out. Stay tuned for details on future Adult Nights.

Need an excuse to come?
You’ll be supporting endangered species. We make drinking local beer good for conservation. A portion of ticket sales will be donated to a Calgary Zoo Whooping Crane Conservation Initiative.

Stop adulting! Bring your wild side for a night without children.

June 7, 2018

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT!