Enjoy summer with Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
- Sample all-inclusive samples of beer, wine, spirits and soft drinks while tasting delicious eats from area restaurants (while supplies last).
- Enjoy local musicians playing live as you travel through the Zoo and dance the night away until 10 p.m.!
- This evening is for adults 21 and older ONLY. IDs must be presented on event night.
- Visit your favorite animals & feed the giraffe herd!
- Watch the sunset from the mountainside
- Ride the Sky Ride as the city lights sparkle
- Our generous restaurant and beverage partners donate their product samples for this important Zoo fundraiser. All samples are available while supplies last.
Highlights of Moonlight on the Mountain
What You Get
General admission tickets include:
- Complimentary souvenir sampling cup and spork, which help us make this a waste-wise event.
- All-inclusive beverage sampling from regional breweries, wineries, distilleries and coffee shops, while supplies last.
- All-inclusive food sampling from regional restaurants, while supplies last.
- Live musical entertainment throughout the Zoo.
- Sky Ride tickets $5 per person at the Sky Ride cashier booth (Last ride up at 7:30 p.m. Be in line by 7 p.m.)
- Most animal exhibits will be open from 6 to 8 p.m. (Animal exhibits close at 8 p.m.)
VIP early-entry tickets include: (VIP tickets are sold out.)
All general admission benefits, PLUS:
- VIP early admission from 5 – 5:30 p.m. for priority entry into the Lower Level African Lion and Encounter Africa sampling hubs.
- The vendors in these hubs will open early, just for VIPs. (You’ll also be in a prime spot to access the rest of the event when it opens at 6 p.m.!)
- Premium souvenir sampling cup.
- Complimentary Sky Ride experience (Last ride up at 7:30 p.m. Be in line by 7 p.m.)
Sample beer, wine, liquor and coffee from these regional companies!
3 Hundred Days Distilling
Bristol Brewing Company
Downslope Distilling, Inc.
Evergood Adventure Wines
Goat Patch Brewing Company
Lee Spirits Co.
Lost Friend Brewing Company
Nano 108 Brewing Company
Smiling Toad Brewery
Spirit Hound Distillers
Complimentary fountain soda and cash bar at Rocky Mountain BBQ
Savor food from some of your local favorites!
Fast Fit Foods
Dickey’s Barbeque Pit
Fast Fit Foods
Icing on the Cake
Jack Quinn’s Irish Rover LLC
La’au’s Taco Shop
Stellina Pizza Café
The Cheese Haus
The Sugarplum Cake Shoppe
Dance the night away to local musicians located throughout the Zoo until 10 p.m.!
Gus Meza Band
John C. Spengeler
Red Moon Rounder
The Midnight Sun