Events Calendar:

Brews Around the Zoo

04/08/2017, 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

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The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens would like to thank all of our sponsors, station vendors, entertainers, volunteers and especially our attendees, for helping to make our 10th Annual Brews Around the Zoo a record breaking success!

Presenting Sponsor: Wayne Densch Inc.

Mug Sponsor: Trane

Brew Meister Sponsors: Morrison Valuation & Forensic Services, Greene, Dycus & Co., PA

Brewer's Guild Sponsors: Bouchard Insurance, D&A Building Services, FPL, Florida Boring Machinery, Nationwide Insurance - Charles Davis, Briggs & Victoria Sellers, Wharton-Smith, Winter Park Distilling Company

Brew Crew Sponsors: The Alley/Fuel BBQ, Borrelli + Partners, Durable Safety Products, The Father's Table, Fuel BBQ, Grand Rental Station, Pepsi, George & Gretchen Smith, Waste Connections, Inc.

Beer Station Sponsors: Celery City Craft, Hunter Vision, Integrative Physical Medicine, Route 46 Entertainment Complex, Wekiva Island, The West End Trading Co.

A special thanks to our sponsors and guests of the Taste of the Wild Beer Pairing Dinner, prepared by Chef Brian Lamparski, featuring SweetWater Brewing Company.










Regular Activities and Programs at the Central Florida Zoo

(All shows and times are subject to change without notice and take place at habitat unless otherwise noted.)

  • 10:30 a.m. Rhino*
  • 11:00 a.m. Cheetah*
  • 11:30 a.m. African Porcupine* 
  • 12:00 p.m. Venom! outside Herpetarium at the Tiffany and Charles Davis
                      Animal Showcase
  • 1:30 p.m. Wild Tales! at the Discovery Courtyard
  • 2:30 p.m.  Flying High! sponsored by Morrison Valuation & Forensic Services, LLC
  • 3:00 p.m. Lemur*
  • 3:30 p.m. Snake or Alligator/ Crocodile Feeding
  • 4:00 p.m. Cougar*

*Meet the Keeper

NOTICE: We are currently updating our Wild Tales and Flying High shows, and they will not be happening at this time. We thank you for your patience as we improve these experiences for our guests.