Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side –
Roars & Pours at the Phoenix Zoo!

Guests 21 and older can sip and stroll select Zoo trails while enjoying craft brews, wine and food. Plus, animal encounters, yard games, live music, entertainment and more! 


Roars & Pours
March 1, 2018

5:30 – 8:30 p.m. | $10 per ticket

Purchase Advanced Tickets

21 and older only (Valid ID Required)

*Tickets also available for purchase at the gate. Admission includes entrance into the Phoenix Zoo and access to games and entertainment. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable. The number of tickets available is limited. Events often sell out early. Tickets are valid only during specific event dates and hours. Prices, entertainment, attractions, experiences, ticket types, entitlements and other event elements subject to change without notice.

  • Food & Beverage
  • Entertainment & Activities
March’s Roars & Pours will feature the following beers from Ballast Point Brewing:  

    • Sculpin IPA
    • Grapefruit Sculpin IPA
    • Fathom IPA
    • Bonito Blonde 
    • Mango Even Keel

A variety of menu items will be available for purchase at select venues.


  • Tiki Lounge Animal Show: Get to know the locals in this fun, 21 and older animal show.  Show times are 6 & 7 p.m. in the Amphitheater. 
  • Giddy-Up Equine Show: Step back into time and experience a medieval adventure with jousting, archery and more! Show times are 6:45 & 7:45 p.m. at the Zoo’s Equine Center. 
  • Zoo Pong: Join the Wildest Club in Town for Zoo Pong! Bounce a ping pong ball into a designated cup for your chance to win a prize ($3 per ball or 2 for $5).
  • Chicken Poop Bingo: If the chicken poops on your number, you win! Try your luck and support the Zoo! Pooping Times are at 6:30, 7:30 & 8:30 p.m.

Fee-Based Activities with “Happy Hour” Pricing

  • $3 – Dinosaurs in the Desert
  • $2 – Stingray Bay
  • $4 – Camel Ride
  • $4 – Safari Train: This special “after hours” tour of the Zoo focuses on the unique love life of many Zoo animals. Hop aboard for a lighthearted look at unusual animal mating adaptations! 

The following areas will be accessible for all or part of the evening:

• Africa Trail
• Arizona Trail
• Equine Center
• Inner Tropics (Monkey Village will not be viewable)
• Lakeside Loop
• Plaza

Please Note: Daytime rules prohibiting smoking and vaping apply at our nighttime events as well. To ensure a safe and enjoyable environment for everyone, please be aware of our prohibited items and frequently asked questions.

Thank you to our sponsors!


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