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Feast with the Beasts

Member Pre-sale: Wednesday, September 4 at 9:00 a.m.
Public On-sale: Friday, September 6 at 9:00 a.m.

Friday, November 1, 2019, 7:00 p.m to 11:00 p.m

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Event Details

The Houston Zoo’s 14th annual Feast with the Beasts presented by Bank of America is back! Enjoy cuisine from Houston’s best restaurants, beer and wine, and a live concert performance on the H-E-B stage by The Suffers!

Save The Date:
Friday, November 1, 2019
7:00-11:00 p.m.

Member Pre-sale: Wednesday, September 4 at 9:00 a.m.
Public On-sale: Friday, September 6 at 9:00 a.m.

Ticket Prices:

  • $119 General Admission
  • $109 General Admission for Zoo Members
  • $219 VIP

Not a member? Become a member today to get early access.

The event features spectacular animal experiences throughout the evening, and animal feedings sponsored by Comcast, so guests may watch the animals dine as they get their own taste of Houston’s best cuisine.

VIP ticket holders can also take advantage of the exclusive Bud Light VIP lounge in the H-E-B Lone Star Pavilion, and are able to enter the event 30 minutes before the general public.


2019 Participating Restaurants

Below is the list of restaurants that will be participating in this year’s Feast with the Beasts. This list will keep growing, so be sure to check back for updates!


Berryhill Catering

Bosscat Kitchen & Libations
Black Walnut Café

Community Coffee
Fluff Bake Bar
Goode Company
Grazia Italian Kitchen
Gumbo Bar Galveston
Hopdoddy Burger Bar

KUU Restaurant
La Madeleine
Memorial Hermann Sodexo
Mi Pueblito Restaurant
Michael’s Cookie Jar
Molina’s Cantina
Naam Khao

Ono Poke
Pastel Boutique
Postino Winecafe

Saint Arnold Brewing Co.
Starbucks Coffee

Sweet Tomatoes
Sweets by Belen
Taste Catering
Taste of Texas
The Grove
The Melt on Wheels

The Rustic
Truluck’s Houston


Feast with the Beasts FAQ

How can I purchase tickets?

Member Pre-sale is on Wednesday, September 4 at 9:00 a.m.
Public On-sale is on Friday, September 6 at 9:00 a.m.

Tickets may be purchased from this event page. If you have a promo code, please type it in when prompted, and if you’re a Zoo Member, be sure to log in so you receive your discount.

What does my ticket include?

Your admission ticket will allow you to enjoy sample-size food from any or all of the participating restaurants, two beverages, animal presentations, and live musical entertainment by The Suffers. Additional beverages can be purchased for $6 each – cash and credit cards will be accepted.

What is the VIP experience?

The VIP experience will allow you to enter the Zoo 30 minutes early so you can enjoy Feast with the Beasts with no lines! Your VIP ticket also grants you access into the VIP party, where you’ll enjoy an open bar, and special animal experiences just for you.

How old do I have to be to attend?

This event is for guests 21 years of age and older. IDs will be checked prior to entry that night.

Will there by any animal guests?

There will be Meet the Keeper Talks presented by Phillips 66 and animal experiences scheduled throughout the evening. A schedule will be posted on this event page closer to the event date.

What is the dress code?

Guests usually wear cocktail dresses, some will wear jeans. Please remember that you will be outside and walking, so dress appropriately.

What if I have to cancel prior to the event?

We’re sorry, but payment for this event is non-refundable.

What if it rains?

This event is rain or shine. There will be a few animal buildings open, but most of the event is outdoors.

Who should I call if I have any other questions?

Call our call center at 713-533-6500 with event questions, questions about purchasing tickets or our online ordering system.

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