PALM DESERT/INDIAN WELLS, CA —The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens’ wildly popular Brew at the Zoo is on tap for Saturday, Feb. 9 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Advanced tickets at reduced prices for the 10th annual event are still available.

Guests will enjoy a wide variety of beverage tastings from more than 30 vendors representing many of the region’s finest specialty breweries, wineries, as well as other libations, including liquor and non-alcoholic beverages. New this year, 10 Southern California based food trucks will be on hand to offer a wide-variety of gourmet street fare for purchase.

This year, guests will have the opportunity to rise above it all and ride in a tethered hot air balloon, for an additional fee. Throughout the park, four stages of live entertainment will offer a variety of music. Guests also will enjoy exciting animal encounters and exploring the African section of the park to see zebras, cheetahs, warthogs, Arabian oryx and many other animals.

Brew at the Zoo is one of The Living Desert’s major fundraisers. By attending this annual event, participants will be “Saving Wildlife One Beer at a Time,” and supporting the mission of desert conservation through preservation, education and appreciation.

Brew at the Zoo in Palm Desert, presented by MacLean Capital Advisors, is sponsored by the City of Palm Desert, Taste Catering, Sis Jackson, Signature Party Rentals, Whitewater Rock & Supply, Ace Printing, and Walter Clark Legal Group. All proceeds benefit The Living Desert’s conservation and education programs.

A limited number of VIP tickets are available, which include all general admission activities plus early entry at 6 p.m. and access to exclusive VIP lounge, play-for-fun casino games, full bar, and catered food in Village WaTuTu.

Through Feb. 8, general admission tickets are $60 for members and $65 for non-members. VIP tickets are $150 and designated driver tickets are available for $20. Tickets at the door are $70 members and $75 for non-members. General admission tickets include beverage tastings and entertainment; additional fees apply for all food and the tethered hot air balloon rides.

This is a 21 years and older event; no exceptions.  Must show valid photo I.D. to enter. To purchase Brew at the Zoo tickets, click here.

About The Living Desert:

The Living Desert is an AZA-accredited zoo and gardens that is dedicated to conservation through preservation, education and appreciation. It is a family-friendly place to explore nature and create meaningful experiences for guests that are remembered for a lifetime. For more information: (760) 346-5694 or visit here. The Living Desert is located at: 47900 Portola Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260.