Zoolapalooza Concert Series presented by Indiana Members Credit Union

​​​​June 19, 26; July 3, 10 • 5:30-8:30pm

​Rock your way into the weekend with a wild lineup of live music every Friday night for Zoolapalooza concert presented by Indiana Members Credit Union. This series features hit songs the whole family will love by some of Indy's top bands.

Zoolapalooza days are the perfect time to enjoy the Zoo. Concerts are included with Zoo admission, so you can come play all day and dance all night! The after-hours ambience feels like a Zoo trip like no other. Plus you can also enjoy:

  • Music: Performed live from 5:30-8:30pm

  • Food: Great specialty food stations offer a new menu available for purchase each night

  • Beverages: A full bar, featuring beer sampling from Sun King Brewery

  • Activities: Kids will enjoy playing with instruments, animal artifacts and a friendly game of tic-tac-toe

  • Animals: On exhibit until 7pm

  • Rides: Available until 7pm with Zoo member specials avaiable on a different ride each night from 5-7pm

2015 Lineup

June 19:  My Yellow Rickshaw 

This wildly entertaining group returns to give the whole family a night they won't soon forget with chart-topping pop, rock, bluegrass and R&B tunes.

Food: "Night at Tijuana" themed food stations near the Party Pavilion 5-7:30pm.
            Main Cart: Street Tacos. Salad Cart: Full Salad Bar. Dessert Cart: Churros with Dipping Sauces.

Member Offer: Free ride on the Carousel for Zoo members from 5-7pm.

June 26:  The Bishops

Party the night away with this headliner band that is guaranteed to entertain with hits from Journey, Cee Lo Green, Charlie Daniels, Aretha Franklin, Bruno Mars and more.

Food: "Creole Night" themed food stations near the Party Pavilion 5-7:30pm.
            Main Cart: Jambalaya with Creole.  Salad Cart: Full Salad Bar. Dessert Cart: Cinnamon Fried Bread.

Member Offer: Free ride on the Train Ride for Zoo members from 5-7pm.

July 3:  Jayne Bond and the Pink Martinis

This dance band will take you on a time warp through the 1950s sock hops, the groovy '60s, disco party '70s, retro '80s thru today's favorites.

Food: "Americana" themed food stations near the Party Pavilion 5-7:30pm.
           Main Cart: Zoo-liders. Salad Cart: Full Salad Bar. Dessert Cart: Strawberry Biscuit Shortcake.

Member Offer: Free ride on the Carousel for Zoo members from 5-7pm.

July 10:  An Innocent Band

The Piano Man's songbook will be rocking as the carefully crafted renditions of Billy Joel take over the Zoo stage.

Food:  "Taste of Italy" themed food stations near the Party Pavilion 5-7:30pm.
            Main Cart: Pasta Bar. Salad Cart: Full Salad Bar. Dessert Cart: Build Your Own Ice Cream Sundae.

Member Offer: Free ride on the Kōmbo Roller Coaster presented by Outback Steakhouse for Zoo members from 5-7pm.

Seating

​Concerts are weather protected under the Zoo's beautiful Party Pavilion. Tables are open on a first-come, first-serve basis. Lawn chairs are welcome! 

Admission

  • Concerts are free for Zoo members and included with regular admission.

  • Buy advance tickets at Indianapolis-area Indiana Members Credit Union locations and enjoy the full day at the Zoo.

Special thanks to our 2015 sponsors! 

 

Zoolapalooza Concert Series Sponsor 

 


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