(269) 979-1351 - info@binderparkzoo.org

Bonteboktoberfest – October 13

Drink brew at the Zoo with the animals at Bonteboktoberfest on Saturday, October 13 from 6 to 10 pm. Bonteboktoberfest features a wide variety of Michigan craft brews, ciders, meads and wines and is one of the most unique beer tasting events in the state. Admission includes 12 drink tickets, collectable tasting glass, superb “small bite” food pairings, live music, animal encounters and free Z.O. & O. train rides.  

$45/person pre-register, $50 at the gate

$25/designated driver

$25 VIP Tent, $30 at the gate

VIPs enjoy exclusive beverages and food pairings under the VIP Tent. Tickets are limited and sell out quickly. Advance tickets are $25 and $30 at the gate (if still available).

Don’t miss the Carousel Derby sponsored by FireKeepers Casino. And enter the Raffle for a chance to win great prizes!

Must be age 21 with valid ID


Hotel Packages with the Courtyard by Marriott

Package 1 - BO1 - $119 - 1 room / no Bonteboktoberfest tickets

Package 2 - BO2 - $179 - 1 room with 2 Bonteboktoberfest tickets

Package 3 - BO3 - $219 - 1 room with 2 Bonteboktoberfest tickets & 2 VIP passes


Free shuttle service provided by Mosaic Car Service, Inc.

To and from the event.

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Binder Park Zoo takes pride in being a conservation minded organization and we would like to invite you to “Think Green” when visiting and participating in any events!  

Binder Park Zoo is located 3 miles south of I-94 exit 100


I-94 W to exit 100

3 miles south



US 131 S to I-94 E t to exit 100

3 miles south



I-94 E to exit 100

3 miles south



I-69 S to I-94 W  to exit 100

3 miles south



I-69 N to I-94 W to exit 100

3 miles south



US 33 N to I-80 E to US 131 N to I-94 E to exit 100

3 miles south