If you’re looking for a fun summer event in the D.C. area, then you’re not going to want to miss this beer tasting festival to support the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and their wildlife conservation efforts. Brew at the Zoo’s motto is, “Drink Beer. Save Wildlife,” and on July 21, 2016, it promises plenty of entertainment. If you’d like early access to purchase tickets, you can become a FONZ (Friends of the National Zoo).
Summer events in DC that Delight the Taste Buds
You don’t have to be a “beer connoisseur” to enjoy the unlimited beer tastings from over seventy breweries. You’ll encounter intriguing finds from BadWolf Brewing Company, Goose Island, Lost Rhino Brewing Co., Ocelot Brewing Company, Old Ox Brewery, and RavenBeer to name a few.
Work up an appetite with some of the complimentary “Brew Games” or make a small donation to spin the wheel for a chance to win some awesome zoo prizes.
If you’re feeling those hunger pains, you’ll find a variety of popular food trucks inside the event area. Plan your “taste bud itinerary” ahead of time by downloading the Pombe App for a map with brew sites by selecting the “Event List” and choosing “Brew at the Zoo ‘16” under the “Current Events” tab.
Music to Your Ears
It’s not a party without music, so you can dance and sing along to some of the most popular music of the 80’s. The Reagan Years is considered an east coast original. Relive the wild hair and big guitar riffs that fill our memories of 80’s decade.
Exotic Animals to Hold Your Gaze
What’s your favorite wild animal? Brew at the Zoo provides animal encounters throughout the entire event, and if you purchase VIP tickets, you’ll have access to the “Great Cats Circle” where you can see lions and tigers.
Rest Your Head at The Fairfax at Embassy Row
Plan your vacation around summer events in the D.C. area and make the Brew at the Zoo just one of the many highlights of your stay because The Fairfax at Embassy Row is a luxury hotel located in Dupont Circle. The Metro is less than two blocks away putting some of the most iconic attractions just minutes away. We invite you to pamper yourself. Enjoy fabulous accommodations, unparalleled amenities, and exemplary service; make it a vacation of treasured memories, make it The Fairfax.