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Riverbanks’ Frothy Fundraiser on Tap for Friday, August 2

For Immediate Release: June 4, 2013

Tickets plus All-new VIP Packages Now on Sale for Brew at the Zoo

[Columbia, SC] — Sip some cool suds on a hot summer night when Brew at the Zoo returns to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden on Friday, August 2, from 7:00–9:30pm.

Tickets are now on sale for the Zoo’s annual fundraiser brought to you by Riverbanks Society, BB&T and World of Beer. Guests are invited to enjoy an evening in the Zoo while sampling from more than 100 specialty domestic, imports and microbrews. Food will be available for purchase at concession stands throughout the park.

Also, new this year, a limited number of VIP packages are available for purchase. VIP ticket-holders will enjoy an exclusive evening that will include an additional beer selection, food options, indoor and outdoor lounge areas, plus a private entrance and restrooms.

Local favorite Whiskey Tango Revue will entertain the crowd with their funky take on outlaw country. In addition, scheduled animal presentations and encounters will take place throughout the evening.

Advance tickets are $30 for Riverbanks members and $40 for the general public. Admission is $50 the day of the event. VIP tickets are $60 for Riverbanks members and $70 for the general public. Tickets may be purchased online or at any Zoo and Garden ticket window. Designated driver tickets will also be available for purchase on the night of the event for $15.

Riverbanks Zoo and Garden encourages responsible drinking. Proper photo identification is required and no one under the age of 21 will be permitted. All proceeds benefit ongoing wildlife conservation and education efforts at Riverbanks.