SOURCE: Denver Zoo

May 18, 2015 18:08 ET

Do At The Zoo Offers Exquisite Food and Drinks

Denver Zoo's Largest Annual Fundraiser Is a Foodie's Delight

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - May 18, 2015) - Denver’s wildest summer party is quickly approaching and prospective guests to this year’s Do At The Zoo won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to graze on food from more than 60 of Denver’s finest restaurants and imbibe incredible craft brews, cocktails and wines, all while enjoying up-close animal encounters and dancing in support of the Zoo’s education initiatives. This year’s event is being co-chaired by Dick Monfort, chairman and chief executive officer of the Colorado Rockies Baseball Club, and Mike Long, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Arrow Electronics, Inc.

As of May 18, 2015, the following restaurants and breweries are participating in this 26th annual event, Presented by Anadarko Petroleum:

VIP Party Participants:
Crafted Concepts -- Stoic & Genuine, Rioja, Bistro Vendome and Euclid Hall

Restaurant and Brewery Participants:

Ace Eat Serve

Adelitas Cocina y Cantina

Ale House at Amato's

Beatrice & Woodsley

Big Choice Brewing

Black Pearl

Blue Spruce Brewing Company

Boulder Beer Company

Bristol Brewing Company

BUBU

Butcher's Bistro

CAUTION Brewing Company

Charcoal Restaurant

The Cherry Cricket

Chop Shop Casual Urban Eatery

Church of Cupcakes

Colorado Cider Company

D bar Restaurant

Deschutes Brewery

Duo

Eddie Merlot's

Edible Beats featuring Linger, Root Down & Ophelia's

FATE Brewing Company

Full Sail Brewing Company

Garcia's Mexican Restaurant

Great Divide Brewing Company

Happy Bakeshop

Helliemae's

Honor Society Handcrafted Eatery

Kachina Southwestern Grill

La Biblioteca

Leña

Los Chingones

Lowdown Brewery & Kitchen

Maggiano's Denver Pavilions

Ocean Prime

Oceanaire

Odell Brewing Co

Olive & Finch

Oskar Blues Brewery

P17

The Palm Restaurant

Park Burger

Paulaner USA

Pizzeria Locale

Platt Park Brewery Co

Range

Relish Catering and Events

Renegade Brewing Company

River North Brewery

Sessions Kitchen

Snooze, An A.M. Eatery

Steuben's Food Service

St. Killian Importing

Sugarmill

Tamayo

Taste of The Wild Catering

Texas de Brazil

The Hornet

The Populist

The Truffle Table & The Truffle Cheese Shop

Upslope Brewing Company

Vesta Dipping Grill

Walnut Brewery

Whole Foods Market

Wynkoop Brewing Company

Zengo

All proceeds from this year’s event support Denver Zoo’s education initiatives, which aim to foster STEM-based learning by bringing education to life. Each year, the Zoo’s Education Department serves roughly 215,000 individuals through formal and informal programming, such as on-site classes and camps, internships, volunteer opportunities, career panels, community outreach and more. The Zoo even hosts its own master’s degree program in partnership with Miami University in Ohio.

About Denver Zoo: Denver Zoo brings education alive, providing a unique learning experience that sparks an interest in the natural world for visitors and program participants alike. Home to 4,300 animals representing more than 600 species, the Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), which assures the highest standards of animal care.

A leader in green action, Denver Zoo is the greenest zoo in the country and is dedicated to ensuring the safety of the environment in support of all species by attaining the highest environmental standards. Since 1996, Denver Zoo has participated in about 600 animal conservation projects in 62 countries on all seven continents.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Tiffany Barnhart, APR
    (720) 337-1444

    Sean Andersen-Vie
    (720) 337-1418