If you've never been to the Utica Zoo Brewfest, their 20th year is the perfect time to experience the coolest fundraiser the Zoo hosts.

Grab your friends and head to the Utica Zoo on August 4 where you'll be able to sample more than 100 different types of craft beer.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the first 3,000 people in will get a 2018 Brewfest commemorative pint glass.

Tickets include admission, pint glass, beer, cider, and wine samples, food samples and live music by Soup Bone Charlie and China Pig.

There will also be a silent auction where you can bid-on electronics, gift certificates, lawn & garden equipment, jewelry, and more. You'll find the silent auction in the Zoo's auditorium.

The best part of the Utica Zoo's Brewfest is that all the money goes to helping the animals live comfortably at the zoo.

Ticket prices are: 

General Admission: $40 in advance and $45 at the door
Utica Zoo Members: $35 in advance and $40 at the door. (Members, if you are ordering online, please enter your email as the promotional code FIRST to get the member discount.)
Designated Drivers: $25 in advance and at the door. Designated drivers will not be served alcohol at the event.

More information at UticaZoo.org.

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