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Sunset Zoofari

Sponsored by Tri City National Bank

June 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27 and August 3, 2016
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sunset Zoofari

Enjoy unique evenings at the Milwaukee County Zoo, as popular local bands take center stage, and visitors enjoy the variety of Zoo offerings, including our diverse animal collection and our new summer exhibit. Sunset Zoofari concerts, sponsored by Tri City National Bank, take place June 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27 and August 3 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

During Sunset Zoofari, all of the Zoo’s animal buildings are open (Aviary closes at dusk) for visitors to enjoy. (In the event of rain, concerts take place inside the Zoo’s U.S. Bank Gathering Place.)

The 2016 Sunset Zoofari Concerts Schedule:

Dirty Boogie
Dirty Boogie performs at Sunset Zoofari on July 13.
  • June 29 – Michael and the Bystanders
    Originals mixed with classic and contemporary rock
  • July 6 – Party Anthem
    Today’s pop hits
  • July 13 – Dirty Boogie
    Hits that span rock to pop genres
  • July 20 – Downtown Harrison
    Famous Impersonations
    Frank Sinatra, James Brown and Neil Diamond
  • July 27 – 3D
    Hits from yesterday and today
  • August 3 – Generation Z
    Sounds ranging from Lynyrd Skynard to Bruno Mars

During Sunset Zoofari evenings, BUG OUT with our new summer exhibit:

BUGS! Larger than Life
Sponsored by Sendik’s Food Markets

This summer, get up close with bugs 200 times their normal size! Venture through our lush outdoor garden filled with 13 giant animatronic bugs that crawl, fly, spread their wings and even spray water! You’ll learn and appreciate insects like never before!

Come see what the BUZZ is all about!

Admission: $2.50 per person
Location: Outside Behind the Small Mammals Building

Reduced admission rates are offered for Sunset Zoofari:

Adults: $7.00
Juniors (ages 3-12): $5.50
Children (2 and under): Free
Carload: $20

All rates include parking. (Zoological Society members are admitted free with a membership card.) For more information, call the Zoo at 414.256.5466.

Tri City National Bank customers: Get a free ride on the Penzeys Spices Carousel. Stop in at any branch after June 1 and get a free-ride ticket while supplies last. (Valid June 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27 and Aug. 3, 2016, only during evening Sunset Zoofaris. Does not include Zoo admission or parking. One ticket per person per bank visit.) Visit tcnb.com for bank locations.

Special thanks to our Sunset Zoofari sponsor:

Tri City National Bank