AKRON, Ohio – The Akron Zoo’s second Brew at the Zoo of the Year will take place on Saturday, July 24.
The beer and wine tasting will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and will feature samples from 16 Northeast Ohio breweries and wineries.
Scheduled to participate:
Blue monkey, North Royalton
Crooked Pecker, Chagrin Falls
Jumping frog, Akron
Lock 15, Akron
Corn Valley, Hartville
McArthur Brewery, Cuyahoga Falls
Modern Methods, Warren
Nauti vine, Akron
Penguin City, Youngstown
Thirsty dog, Akron
Two monks, Akron
R. Shea, Akron
The food truck vendors are Avorrito, Cheezylicious and Cocky’s Bagels.
Tickets are $ 33 ($ 28, Akron Zoo members). Designated driver tickets are $ 22 ($ 17, zoo members) Tickets – which must be purchased online in advance at akronzoo.org – include eight tastings and after-hours admission. Full castings are also available.
Upcoming brewery in zoos:
• Saturday September 4
• Saturday October 2 (on the theme of Halloween)
• Thursday December 9 (special holidays)
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