Jun 19 - Jul 24


5:30 - 8:30 PM

Free for Zoo members. Included with regular Zoo admission.

Friday night concert series
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Location: Bicentennial Pavilion

The place to eat, drink, dance and be merry this summer!

Returning for its ninth year, Zoolapalooza concerts, are the perfect opportunities to enjoy the Zoo. Under the Bicentennial Pavilion, this incredibly fun night out is a great way to kick off summer weekends on Friday evenings with terrific live music. Concerts are free for members and included with Zoo admission, so you can play all day and dance all night! The after-hours ambiance makes for a Zoo trip like no other. Your special night out will feature:

  • Live Music from 5:30-8:30pm
  • Specialty food and beverage stations that feature a delicious new menu for purchase each night plus refreshing Fruteria tropical juices.
  • A Full Bar and beer sampling for those 21 years and older provided by Zink Distributing, our official beer sampling partner.
  • Activities for the Kids including an instrument petting zoo, animal artifacts and a fun photo opportunity that can fit the entire family
  • Animals on Exhibit until 7pm
  • Rides Available until 7pm (Plus, Zoo members can receive ride tickets at $1 each from 5-7pm on concert nights!)
  • Seating under the Bicentennial Pavilion includes open tables on a first-come, first-serve basis

Save time and money at the Front Gate by purchasing tickets in advance here or at Indiana Members Credit Union!

Fruteria tropical juice station
2019 Zoolapalooza Lineup
  • June 21 — The Band, etc...

    Kick off the Zoo’s summer concerts with an exciting variety of cover music for all ages!

    Featured Menu: Street Tacos

    Beer Provider: Metazoa

    Featured Beers: Nap in the Hammock, Black Mamba

  • June 28 — Tim Brickley & THE LIST

    You pick what they play by requesting numbers from their list featuring hundreds of songs!

    Featured Menu: Fried Pork Tenderloin and Seasoned Waffle Fries

    Beer Provider: TwoDEEP

    Featured Beers: Knightstick Cream Ale, Brickhouse Amber Ale

  • July 5 — Todd Harrold Quartet

    Get ready for the high energy of this band’s spin on the greatest to the latest hits!

    Featured Menu: Burgers & Brats with full Topping Bar

    Beer Provider: Deschutes

    Featured Beers: Fresh Squeezed IPA, Lil Squeezy Juicy Ale

  • July 12 — My Yellow Rickshaw

    Come out for an unforgettable night with one of Indy’s premier bands covering rock, pop, bluegrass and more!

    Featured Menu: Pan-Asian Takeout

    Beer Provider: Four Day Ray

    Featured Beers: Blood Orange Blonde, Peanut Butter Porter

  • July 19 — MIXTAPE

    This band will keep the party going with an energetic performance of all your favorite ’90s pop, dance and R&B tunes!

    Featured Menu: Classic Cuban Sandwiches & Crinkle Cut Chips

    Beer Provider: People’s

    Featured Beers: Boiler Gold, Batallion Pale Ale

  • July 26 — Protocol

    This combination of seasoned musicians features strong vocals and fantastic harmonies for a classic blend of pop, R&B and more!

    Featured Menu: Fried Shrimp Po Boy & Kettle Chips

    Beer Provider: Big Lug

    Featured Beers: Kristofferson Pale Ale, Diat Pils

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