The Utica Zoo presents the 16th Annual Brewfest Fundraising Event!

On Saturday, August 2nd from 6 to 9PM the Utica Zoo will host its 16th Annual Brewfest event. The event takes place on the beautiful grounds of the Utica Zoo under tents and large pavilion, rain or shine. This event has become the Utica Zoo’s largest adult fundraiser. With the support of our amazing sponsors and passionate staff, the Brewfest gives the Mohawk Valley a way to help the Zoo and have fun too! Fundraisers like this one have made it possible for us to expand and improve our grounds and animal exhibits including this year’s additions.

Brewfest is the Utica Zoo’s largest adult fundraiser. Attendees of this event are able to sample over 70 microbrews from across the country as well as a sampling of local foods and entertainment all while enjoying a summer night of sounds and sights at the Utica Zoo!

 If you haven’t been to the Zoo in the past year, the changes will amaze you! The Zoo will CLOSE at 3PM on the 2nd to set up for the event.

Check back for information on ticket sales and more event details.

Hours & Admission

April 1- October 31: Open 10AM til 4:45 PM
November 1 - March 31: Open 10AM, admission/gift shop closes at 3PM & Zoo gates close at 4PM

Admission 4/1- 10/31 11/1- 3/31 & Group
Child 3-12 $4.75 $2.50
Adult 13-61 $7.75 $4.25
Senior 62+, Military, College w/ ID $6.75 $3.50

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