Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side!

Guests 21 and older can sip and stroll select Zoo trails while enjoying craft beverages, wine and food. Plus Dinosaurs in the Desert, animal encounters, yard games, entertainment and more! 

And as a special treat, catch a sneak peek of the new and improved ZooLights including a three-story tree, the Forest of Uco Village Lights and Wildlife Lantern Safari!


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

Event Details


November 3, 2022


Phoenix Zoo


5:30 – 8:30 p.m.


$10 per person | Must be 21+ (valid ID required)

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.

Roars & Pours Fun

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

Coming soon!

Join us at Roars & Pours on November 3 and you could have the chance to win 4 tickets to see Food Network star Alton Brown’s new live interactive cooking show.

Alton Brown Live: Beyond the Eats – the Holiday Variant features more cooking, more comedy, and some crazy science stuff with a sprinkle of seasonal spices. Coming to ASU Gammage on December 18, 2022. Some restrictions apply.

$5 – Camel Ride

$4 – Safari Cruiser

The Mating Game
Adventure and excitement as ambassador animals strut their stuff at night!

  • Time: 6:45 & 7:45 p.m.
  • Where: Doornbos Discovery Amphitheater

Beer Pong | Corn Hole | Connect Four | Tic Tac Toe | Ladder Toss | Ring Toss

Purchase 50/50 raffle tickets from the Wildest Club in Town.

  • Price: 1 for $5 or 5 for $20.
  • Where: Lakeside

Proceeds benefit the Zoo’s conservation efforts.

Selling Charity Charms, notecards, etched glasses and paw print tiles.

  • Where: Lakeside

Located at Main Plaza & Lakeside.

Thank you to our sponsors!


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.