Swing by for a happy hour with a wild side!

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! 


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

Wild Side Art Gallery, Africa Trail, Predator Passage, Outer Tropics, Inner Tropics, Lakeside Loop, Plaza, Savanna Park 

Event Details


May 4, 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

$6 per select beverage.

  • Modelo Oro
  • White Claw Vodka Soda
    • Wild Cherry
    • Watermelon
  • Lone River
    • Ranch Water
    • Ranch Rita: Classic Margarita
  • SanTan Brewery
    • Jungle Jack Hazy IPA
    • Sun Splash Vodka Soda: Cherry Lime
  • $6 per The Seeker wine
    • Chardonnay & Cabernet Sauvignon

All bars will have water for sale.

Each bar will accept credit and/or cash.

$5 – Camel Ride

$4 – Safari Cruiser

  • Learn all about the mating rituals of animals!
  • Rides start 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.

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

  • Renewal by Andersen Sponsor Booth | Lakeside
  • Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria | Lakeside
  • ALT AZ Promotional Booth | Main Plaza & Lakeside
  • Phoenix Zoo Auxiliary | 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.