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Riverbanks’ Frothy Fundraiser on Tap for Friday, August 1

For Immediate Release: June 2, 2014

Tickets plus Limited VIP Packages Now on Sale for Brew at the Zoo

[Columbia, SC] — Riverbanks Zoo and Garden’s annual suds sippin’ safari — Brew at the Zoo — is back on tap for Friday, August 1, from 7:00–9:30pm.

Tickets are now on sale for the Zoo’s frothy fundraiser brought to you by Riverbanks Society, South Carolina Blue, World of Beer and Sam’s Fine Wine and Spirits. A limited number of "How-to-do-Brew” VIP packages also are available for purchase.

During the evening, guests will have the opportunity to sample more than 100 varieties of specialty domestic, imports and microbrews, listen to live music plus watch scheduled animal presentations and encounter a few animals up close. In addition, food will be available for purchase at concession stands throughout the Zoo.

VIP ticket-holders will enjoy an exclusive evening featuring additional beers for tasting, food options provided by Riverbanks’ Events and Hospitality division, indoor and outdoor lounge areas, a private entrance and more!

Advance tickets are $30 for Riverbanks members and $40 for the general public. Any remaining tickets will be $50 the day of the event. VIP tickets are $60 for Zoo members and $70 for the general public. Tickets may be purchased online or at any Zoo and Garden ticket window. Designated driver tickets will be available for purchase the night of the event for $15. All proceeds benefit the ongoing wildlife conservation and education efforts at Riverbanks.

Please note: Riverbanks Zoo and Garden encourages responsible drinking. Guests will be asked to show proper photo identification; no one under the age of 21 will be permitted.