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Brew at the Zoo Tickets on Sale Now

For Immediate Release: June 1, 2011

Mark Your Calendar for the Coolest Suds Sippin’ Safari in Town

[Columbia, SC] — Tickets are now on sale for the coolest suds sippin’ safari in town. Brew at the Zoo will take place at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden on Saturday, August 6, from 7:00pm-9:30pm. Guests ages 21 and up are invited to enjoy an evening exploring the park, while sampling from more than 100 specialty domestic, imports and microbrews.

The event will feature a variety of local musicians including John Wesley Satterfield and His Damn Fine Band and The Mobros. Scheduled animal presentations and encounters will also take place throughout the evening.

Guests will receive a complimentary 5oz mug for sampling. Food will be available for purchase at concession stands throughout the park.

Riverbanks encourages responsible drinking. Proper photo identification is required and no one under the age of 21 will be permitted. To help ensure the safety of our guests, Riverbanks will pay the first $10 of cab fares to homes or hotels in Richland and Lexington Counties.

Advance tickets are $30 for Riverbanks members and $40 for the general public. All tickets will be $50 the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased online at or by visiting Sam’s Fine Wine and Spirits located at 5050 Sunset Boulevard in Lexington. Designated driver tickets will also be available for purchase on the night of the event for $15.

Brew at the Zoo is a fundraiser hosted by Riverbanks Society, the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports the needs of Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. All proceeds from the event support the ongoing conservation and education efforts of Riverbanks.