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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel a la Carte

Presented by Meijer

August 18-21, 2016

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One of Milwaukee’s favorite traditions is back at the Milwaukee County Zoo for the 32nd year. This year’s Milwaukee Journal Sentinel a la Carte presented by Meijer, August 18 through August 21, welcomes 27 area restaurants offering fare to please the palate as well as top national and local bands performing throughout the Zoo grounds!

Nora CollinsNATIONAL HEADLINERS:

  • LOS LOBOS – Thursday, August 18 at 8 p.m.
  • THE SPINNERS – Friday, August 19 at 8 p.m.
  • SOUL ASYLUM – Saturday, August 20 at 8 p.m.
  • IN BLACK 'N WHITE – Sunday, August 21 at 3:30 p.m.

Click here for a complete schedule of entertainment.

A SAFARI OF SIGHTS AND SOUNDS!

  • CREATE! Show your artistic side with Kohl’s Color Wheels, a mobile art experience, and create fun and imaginative projects inspired by art at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Decorate fish using fabric, foil, googly eyes and more!
  • RELAX! Sip a glass of fine wine while enjoying soothing sounds from local bands, at the Giraffe Village Wine Tent sponsored by mueller QAAS.
  • BUG OUT! Get up-close to giant robotic insects at BUGS! Larger than Life sponsored by Sendik’s Food Markets ($2.50 after regular Zoo admission).

FEAST WITH THE BEASTS!

Aladdin’s           
Alioto’s
Blackfinn Ameripub – NEW!
Café el Sol
Hue Vietnamese Restaurant
Jack’s American Pub – NEW!
Joey’s Seafood & Grill
Kalua Hawaiian BBQ
Kealoah’s Ohana Shave Ice
Louise’s – NEW!
Maggiano's Little Italy – NEW!
Milwaukee Brat House
Miss Beverly’s Deluxe Barbeque
Peter Scortino Bakery
Saz’s
Simma’s Bakery
Suzy’s Creamcheese Cakes
The Halal Guys – NEW!
The Soup Market
Three Lions Pub
Thunder Bay
Trinity Three Irish Pubs
Ultimate Confections
Vagabond
Water Street Brewery
Wisconsin Machine Shed
Wong’s Wok


WAYS TO SAVE!

Purchase Advanced/Reduced Single Admission Tickets

  • Adult Advanced Ticket: $12.25
  • Child Advanced Ticket: $9.25
  • Available at Tri City National Bank locations through August 21*

Purchase A la Carte Value Tickets

  • Multi-Passes for Free Admission valid for any three of the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Adult Value Ticket: $26
  • Child Value Ticket: $18
  • Available at Tri City National Bank locations through August 21*

*Cash only for ticket purchases.

ADMISSION RATES FOR 2016 A LA CARTE:

Sticky toffee pudding
Adults: $14.25
Juniors (ages 3 to 12): $11.25
Children (ages 2 and under): FREE
Seniors (ages 60 and older): $13.25
Parking: $12


All musical entertainment, both national and local, is free with regular admission. There are no reserved seats—just plenty of picnic tables and grassy areas—so grab your lawn chairs and blankets, and join us for one of Milwaukee’s finest fests! Food tickets, Zoo rides and special attractions can be purchased for an additional charge. Zoological Society membership is valid for a la Carte.

The 2016 festival is open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel a la Carte is presented by Meijer. Major support provided by Beer Capitol. The Lakeview Stage is sponsored by Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. For additional information, please contact the Zoo’s Marketing and Communications Division at 414.256.5466.

Special thanks to our a la Carte sponsors:
Name-in-title Sponsor: Presenting Sponsor: With major support from:
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Meijer Miller Lite
Miller - Great Beer, Great Responsibility
Stage Sponsor:
Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.