Animals And All That Jazz

Jun 20 - Aug 1

Animals And All That Jazz

5:30 - 8:30 PM

Free for Zoo members. Included with regular Zoo admission.

Presented by First Farmers Bank & Trust
Buy Tickets

Animals And All That Jazz presented by First Farmers Bank & Trust

As the summer heats up, chill out with the smooth sounds of live jazz during our wildly popular Thursday night concert series!

One of the Zoo’s longest-running events, this series will showcase a diverse lineup of musicians from across the Midwest, covering jazz genres from classic to contemporary, smooth soul to blues, and even blending in the sounds of pop and R&B.

All performances will take place under the Bicentennial Pavilion. This stunning space offers an open-air atmosphere as well as weather protection — a perfect place for attendees to relax for an evening of music, rain or shine.

Best of all, concerts are included with Zoo admission. Come early and enjoy a full day of Zoo fun, then stay late for a night of live jazz music! And, enjoy the ambiance of the Zoo after-hours along with:

  • Live music from 5:30-8:30pm
  • Specialty food that features a delicious new menu for purchase each night
  • A full bar for those 21 years and older provided by Hotel Tango Distillery, official cocktail provider, and Daniel’s Vineyard. official wine provider
  • Animals on exhibit until 7pm
  • Bring a chair to relax and enjoy the music! A limited number of tables are available on a first-come, first-served basis.


*Looking to bring a group? Tables of ten are available for reservation during each night of the concert series. Contact Group Sales or call (317) 630-2051 to get more information.

*Members receive buy two, get two free ride tickets (limit of 20 tickets) from 5-7pm every night of the concert series.

Zoo Membership is the best overall value
Don't miss a beat — become a Zoo member!

Enjoy every summer concert performance for FREE with your Zoo membership! Plus, you'll get 12 months of unlimited Zoo parking and admission, including ZooBoo and Christmas at the Zoo, discounts throughout the Zoo and much more.

Dance with us at the Zoo!