Tails, Tunes & Tastes

Tails, Tunes and Tastes

Adult Only Music Nights.

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. All event proceeds benefit the care of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s animals.

JULY is Sold Out, but August ticket sales are still open!

WHEN:

Dates: Thursdays – July 25 and August 29, 2019
Time: 6 – 9:30 p.m.

COST:

Advanced all-inclusive tickets – $45.75 (quantities are limited!)
Day-of all-inclusive tickets – $50.75 (if available)

MOBILE PROGRAM:

Download our Tails Tunes & Tastes Program – July 25, 2019
Includes map, animal shows and activities.

ADMISSION TICKET INCLUDES:

  • Unlimited international tastes and open bar.
  • Live music throughout the Zoo.
  • The full Zoo experience from 6 – 8 p.m.

Details:

  • Come prepared with comfortable shoes and a warmer layer.
  • Tails, Tunes & Tastes will take place, rain or shine. All food/drink/music stations will be protected from the elements, but guests may want to bring an umbrella to walk from area to area.
  • No refunds or transfers for inclement weather – This is a rain or shine event.
  • Refunds available up to two weeks before the event only.
  • Please carpool and designate a sober driver – great reminders for any night out! Or better yet, don’t drive at all and use a ride sharing service!
  • 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. ($4 for Zoo members, $5 for non-members). Tickets available at Zoo Admissions.

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Tails & Tunes

A Tails, Tunes and Tapas band playing photo

TAILS – Special Animal Shows & Happenings:

(Note: Weather permitting. All animal areas close at 8 p.m.)

6:30 p.m. – Tiger Enrichment (Asian Highlands)
6:45 p.m. – Elephant Demo (Encounter Africa)
7:00 p.m. – Sloth Keeper Talk (Monkey Pavilion)
7:15 p.m. – Red River hog Enrichment (African Rift Valley)

 

TUNES – Relax and enjoy tunes from these local bands!


July:
Maggie Rains and the Crooked Keys
Viva La Noche
Rvzoo and the Sugar Spun Elephant
Spur
Brian Grace Band

August:
Balanced Rock Band
Playing with Smoke
Gus Meza
Jeffrey Sempek
Red Moon Rounder
 

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Tastes Menus

 

TASTES Menu Themes for July by location:

Taste Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Catering logo(VG-Vegetarian, GF-Gluten Free, DF-Dairy Free)
– Please refer to the Tails Tunes & Tastes Program – July 25, 2019 for complete menu details.
– Last call at 9 p.m.

Elson’s Place – Elson’s Carney Station, bar favorites & full bar
Encounter Africa – South of the Border Mexican, beer & wine
Lodge at Moose Lake – Mediterranean fare
Rocky Mountain Barbecue Co. – full Bar
Pizza with a View – Italiano
Grizzly Grill – Southern Style
Tails, Tunes and Tapas
 
 

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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 25 and August 29 from 5:15 p.m. – 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 http://bit.ly/2IhttU5.

 

SPONSORSHIPS

If you are interested in sponsoring Tails, Tunes & Tastes 2019, please contact Jenny Koch 719-424-7814, or [email protected].
 


Special Thanks and Appreciation to Our Sponsors for this Event:


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