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Night at the Zoo - A 21+ Party at Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago!

Chicago Twenty Something
Event organized by Chicago Twenty Something

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Discounted tickets on sale NOW at NightAtTheZoo.com!

Join thousands of fun-loving people for “A Night At The Zoo!” This adults only event will give guests the opportunity to enjoy beer & wine while taking in views of the zoo’s amazing animals & gardens. There will be food, beer and wine for purchase, DJ entertainment, games, giveaways & more! Take a break from the bars and do something different; spend a Night At The Zoo with your friends!

A large portion of the proceeds benefit Lincoln Park Zoological Society! Be a party animal while giving your support to the animals! Get your tickets now!

WHAT'S INCLUDED: Admission to the Zoo, Live DJ's, Interactive Games, Giveaways & More! Plus, no kids!

WHY: When else will you get to party with your friends at the zoo with no kids or crowds to worry about?!

LIVE DJS: You've never seen the zoo like this before! There will be multiple DJs set up throughout the zoo! With some playing all your favorite party music including Top40, 90s and Oldies and others playing Hip-Hop, Electronic and your favorite summer tunes, you'll definitely find the perfect place for you and your friends! DJs include Scheiny, Sherm and more DJs to be announced! (subject to change)

FREE CAROUSEL RIDES: What's a visit to Lincoln Park Zoo without a ride around the carousel?!

EXHIBITS: Most of Lincoln Park Zoo's animal exhibits will be open for you to check out while sipping a drink!

FRIDAY NIGHT PRE-PARTY: Join us at Public House on Friday, July 20th. Mention that you are there for "Night at The Zoo" at the host stand between 9pm and 1am to receive a drink on us!

AFTER-PARTY: Join us at Moe's Cantina River North on Saturday, July 21st. Mention that you are there for "Night at the Zoo" at the host stand before midnight for one free gift card!


All attendees will also receive the following Freebies*: Use code 'CTS2' for 2 FREE rides from Lyft (up to $5 off each of your first two rides) – 2 FREE rides in an affordable ride share with Via using promo code 'CTS2' – Up to $10 towards a FREE taxi ride from Curb with promo code 'CTS10'– $25 in on-demand laundry service from Tide Spin with promo code 'CHI25' – $10 in FREE food at your favorite restaurants like Freshii, Protein Bar, Rockit & more from Ritual! *All offers valid for first time users only and subject to change without notice.

PHOTO CONTEST: Enter to win our PHOTO CONTEST by posting pictures to Facebook or Instagram using "#NightatTheZoo" Our panel of judges will go through the pictures and winners will be contacted after the crawl!

PHOTOS FROM LAST YEAR: Check out pics from last year's Night at the Zoo by clicking the following link: https://www.facebook.com/ChicagoTwentySomething/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10155052776139422

-Fundraising Opportunity: Are you trying to raise money for a certain cause? Email Info@NightatTheZoo.com for more info!
-Celebrate your birthday at the event and your ticket is free! Email Info@NightatTheZoo.com for more info
-Want to earn a free ticket and some cash for spreading the word? Email Info@NightatTheZoo.com for more info!

Rules, Regulations & Disclaimers:

All guests must be 21+ with a valid government issued ID that will be checked by security prior to entrance. A valid ticket with scannable QR code is required by all guests to enter event. It is recommended to print a paper ticket to prevent any technology complications which would prevent your ticket from displaying on your phone. There is no guest list. Each ticket must be scanned. Security reserves the right to inspect all bags and persons. Absolutely no outside food or beverage may be brought into the event. Guests who are deemed intoxicated (or otherwise unfit), will be denied entry and no refunds will be given. We want all guests to enjoy themselves, but our number one priority is the safety of all guests. Any ticketing/technical issues will be handled by Eventbrite.com. Please contact them directly at https://www.eventbrite.com/contact-us/. Sorry – no refunds or price adjustments. The Eventbrite system does not allow us to restrict people who are underage from buying tickets. If you are not 21 and purchase a ticket, you will not be allowed into the event.