Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side!

It’s the final Roars & Pours featuring
Dinosaurs in the Desert!
Don’t miss your chance to see the dinos!

The Roars & Pours happy hour event is the Zoo’s favorite gathering for those 21 and over. Enjoy wine, craft brews, food, games, live music and entertainment as you sip and stroll through the beautiful Zoo during sunset. Plus, get up close and personal with some of the Zoo’s amazing animal ambassadors! This is one happy hour gathering unlike anything you’ve ever experienced.

Women Drinking

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

  • Africa Trail
  • Equine Center
  • Outer Tropics
  • Inner Tropics – Monkey Village will not be viewable.
  • Lakeside Loop
  • Plaza

Event Details


April 6, 2023


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 and Pours Fun

All bars will have water for sale. Each bar will accept credit and/or cash.

$6 per select beverage

Jiant Hard Kombucha Citrus Safari


  • Lagunitas Little Sumpin Sumpin Ale
  • Lagunitas Island Beats Tropical IPA

The Beast Unleashed

  • Mean Green
  • White Haze

TRULY Vodka Seltzer

  • Blackberry Lemon
  • Cherry Lime

$8 – Roars & Pours Meal Special

  • Brats with Beer Cheese
  • $5 – Camel Ride
  • $4 – Safari Cruiser
    • “Over 21 Cruiser Talk” – learn all about the mating rituals of the animals.
    • Starting at 6 p.m. with last cruiser departing at 8:15 p.m. (10 cruiser rides total)
  • The Price is Right: Zoo Edition | 6:45 & 7:45 p.m. | Doornbos Discovery Amphitheater
    • Adventure and excitement as ambassador animals strut their stuff at night!
  • Equine Meet & Greet | 5:30 – 8 p.m. | Equine Center
    • Meet one of the Zoo’s equine residents and talk with the keepers!
  • ALT AZ Promotional Booth’s
  • Renewal by Andersen Sponsor Booth
  • Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria
  • Phoenix Zoo Auxiliary
    • Etched Beer, Wine or Shot Glass | Notecards| Charity Charms
  • WCIT (Wildest Club in Town)
  • Red River Hog 50/50 raffle! Proceeds go to Red River Hog habitat

Join the Phoenix Zoo as we celebrate art and the splendor of nature in our all-new Wild Side Gallery, the Zoo’s first venue dedicated to the rotating exhibits of Art on the Wild Side.


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.