Dance and Dine the Night Away

Full Zoo Experience • Live Music • Adults 21+ • All-Inclusive Food & Drink. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo invites you to dance and dine the night away while enjoying drinks and international delights from Taste, our in-house caterer. Animal shows during the night will inspire and delight while you enjoy this adults-only evening. Local musicians will set the mood throughout the Zoo until 9:30 p.m.

Highlights of Tails, Tunes & Tastes


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Tickets & Cost

Details & FAQs
  • Tails, Tunes & Tastes will take place, rain or shine. All food/drink/music stations will be protected from the elements, but walkways between areas are uncovered. Guests may want to bring an umbrella.
  • No refunds available after two weeks prior to the event date.
    No refunds for the July 30 event will be given after Thursday, July 16, 2020.
    No refunds for the September 24 event will be given after Thursday, September 10, 2020.
  • Dress for a night of food, drinks and dancing, but remember you will walking up and down the hills at the Zoo!
  • Designate a driver, or better yet, don’t drive at all! Take a taxi or use a ride-sharing service like Lyft or Uber.
  • Last admission at 8 p.m., event closes at 9:30 p.m.
  • Animal exhibits close at 8 p.m.
  • Sky Ride – last ride up at 7:30 p.m., be in line by 7 p.m. ($4 for Zoo members, $5 for non-members). Tickets available at Sky Ride cashier booth.

Volunteers Needed

Interested in volunteering for this adults-only event? We still need volunteers (age 21+) to help out throughout the evening on Thursday, July 30 and September 24 from 5:15 – 9:30 p.m. Volunteers will get to enjoy food, live music and animal shows throughout the night.

To sign up as a Tails, Tunes & Tastes volunteer, please visit HERE

Sponsorship Information

Interested in being a sponsor of Tails, Tunes & Tastes? Please contact Jenny Koch at 719-424-7814 or [email protected].

Proceeds benefit the care of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s animals.