Zoolapalooza Concert Series presented by Central Indiana Honda Dealers

​June 17, 24; July 1, 8 • 5:30-8:30pm ​

​Zoolapalooza concerts presented by Central Indiana Honda Dealers are a great way to kick off your weekend with a wild lineup of live music on Friday evenings. 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 and TwoDEEP Breweries

  • 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 a NEW Zoo member offer of ride tickets for only $1 per ride from 5-7pm​

2016 Lineup

June 17: Airstream Betty

This female trio sings Modern Country and Americana music influenced by Miranda Lambert, the Dixie Chick, the Eagles, Little Big Town, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Wonder, and more!

  • Food: "Americana" themed food stations available near the Party Pavilion from 5-7:30pm
    Main Cart: Zoo-liders. Salad Cart: Full salad bar. Dessert Cart: Strawberry biscuit shortcake.

  • Beverages: Beer sampling provided by Sun King Brewery. Wine sampling provided by Monarch Beverage Company.

June 24: Tim Brickley and the List

Have a song you like? Shout out a number and they'll do their best to bring you a show filled with rock, new wave, 70s one-hit wonders and alternative songs!

  • Food: "Pan Asian" themed food stations available near the Party Pavilion from 5-7:30pm
    Main Cart: Stir fried noodle bar. Salad Cart: Full salad bar. Dessert Cart: Root beer float.

  • Beverages: Beer sampling provided by TwoDEEP Brewing. Wine sampling provided by Monarch Beverage Company.

July 1: Dave & Rae

Enjoy a wide song selection — everything from rock, pop, disco, country and even hip-hop — from this foursome with great sound and energy!

  • Food: "Backyard BBQ" themed food stations available near the Party Pavilion from 5-7:30pm
    Main Cart: BBQ garlic wings or BBQ ribs. Salad Cart: Full salad bar. Dessert Cart: Peach cobbler a la mode.

  • Beverages: Beer sampling provided by TwoDEEP Brewing. Wine sampling provided by Monarch Beverage Company.

July 8: Parrots of the Caribbean

Traveling the country as one of the top Jimmy Buffet tribute acts, Parrots of the Caribbean will bring excitement, energy and first class musicianship to a show you won't soon forget.

  • Food: "Island Hopper" themed food stations available near the Party Pavilion from 5-7:30pm
    Main Cart: Jerk Island seasoned kabobs. Salad Cart: Full salad bar. Dessert Cart: Island fruit tapioca.

  • Beverages: Beer sampling provided by Sun King Brewery. Wine sampling provided by Monarch Beverage Company.

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.​

  • Enjoy a full day at the Zoo, save time and save money by purchasing tickets in advance online​ or at Central Indiana Honda Dealers locations.

Special thanks to our sponsors:

 

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Presenting Sponsor
​Official Wine Sampler
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​​Activity Plaza Sponsor
​​Dance Floor Sponsor