Blank Park Zoo
Blank Park Zoo

Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

View All Rates ›

Zoo Brew

Every Wednesday in June, July & August

5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Click here to purchase tickets

$14 for Non-Members
Free for Members

The camels aren’t the only ones celebrating hump day at Blank Park Zoo! Every Wednesday in the summer, the Zoo comes to life after hours for those 21 and over. This popular fundraising event features a variety of live music and summer brews all while enjoying the animals!  When you buy a brew, you support the Zoo! 

Have a question? Click here for our FAQ.

For more information, please contact or 515-974-2628.

Be sure to LIKE our page on Facebook for updates!


2019 Zoo Brew Bands and Themes

Date Theme Band
June 5 Kickin' It Country Cody Hicks Band
June 12 Cabernet & Carnivores Exit 185
June 19 Lemurs & Lagers The Snacks
June 26 Strut Your Stripes Abby Normal
July 3 IPA in the USA Decoy
July 10 Ice Ice Baby Savage Freds
July 17 Llama Luau The Sheet
July 24 Ciders & Tigers Shock Collar
July 31 Winos for Rhinos Final Mix Show Band
August 7 Butterflies & Brews Pianopalooza
August 14 S.O.S - Save Our Stripes Suede
August 21 Wild for Wine Balefire
August 28 Sip'n Save Wildlife Standing Hampton

We have a special announcement

Question: Who wants Zoo Brew to be over for the season?
Answer: No one.

Back by popular demand, we will be holding an additional Zoo Brew on September 4. Make sure to come out for Tallboys & Tortoises with music from Not Quite Brothers


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  1. This is a 21 & over event. Must present Valid ID at the Door
  2. Disorderly conduct will result in your removal from the event. This includes trespassing into restricted areas, the feeding of animals, teasing or yelling at the animals, and dumping of liquids in a non-designated area.
  3. Respect all fences and boundaries. They are there for your safety and the safety of the animals.
  4. No re-entry. If you leave the event for any reason, you will be unable to return.
  5. Last entry at 8:30 pm. Bars close at 8:45 pm.
  6. Blank Park Zoo is a smoke-free environment. No smoking, including e-cigarettes, are allowed on Zoo grounds.
  7. No refunds. Not for resale. Rain or shine.

For more information about Zoo Brew, please call 515-285-4722 or contact

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