Houston Zoo

All About That Bubbly

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 – Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019

06:00 PM – 10:00 PM


Event Highlights

There’s no party like a bubbly party! Enjoy your favorite champagne or prosecco while relaxing in an outdoor lounge at the Houston Zoo’s beautiful Reflection Pool. Activities include exclusive access to up-close animal experiences and photo ops with a throne carved live from ice. Guests can enjoy specialty food items, including chicken and waffles, loaded pastrami fries, and champagne cupcakes.

You and your friends can also enjoy giant lawn games including Jenga, Connect Four, Ring Toss, and Cornhole.


Special End of Summer Price: $35  $29
Includes a free drink!
For a limited time get this special end of summer deal! 

Event Schedule: 
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Guests may explore the zoo, ride the carousel and view TXU Energy Presents Dinosaurs at the Houston Zoo!
8:00 – 10:00 p.m. – Party at the Reflection Pool

Specialty Drink: French 75
The French 75 lets you stay classy and not have to kick out the most important part… THE BUBBLY!

Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable.
Tickets will be sold at the event for an increased cost. 


  • Daylight Savings Time, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm (last admission 6pm)
    Central Standard Time, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (last admission 5pm)
    Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day, All hours subject to change - See website for more details
    Zoo Lights Times: Daytime 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Zoo Lights: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Adults 12-64: $19.95 Children 2-11: $15.95 Seniors 65+: $14.95 Children 1 and under are free. | The Houston Zoo offers free admission to guests on the first Tuesday of each month September through May from 12:00 p.m. until closing. Does not apply to June, July and August.

Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Paid Parking
  • The Houston Zoo does not have its own parking lot; free parking is available in Hermann Park. Please note, parking is limited so consider arriving early or using public transportation.

Special Offers / Dining

Wherever you are in the Houston Zoo, you’re never far away from a snack. Cafes, carts and kiosks are located throughout the Zoo and feature items such as burgers, salads, hot dogs, soft pretzels, popcorn, fresh fruit, beverages and more.


Food Trucks

Our chefs are constantly working to provide Zoo guests with exciting new options for refreshments. The latest addition includes themed food trucks with a variety of savory and sweet options. Visit the Masakan truck located near our jaguar habitat for Asian inspired cuisine, and our BBQ Americana trailer for smoked meats and classic sides.


Macaw Café

The perfect place to grab a quick bite as you enter the Zoo, Macaw Café offers a seasonal rotation of market salads and wraps, sandwiches, hamburgers, hot dogs, pizza, fries, and a variety of treats such as parfaits, cookies, trail mix, and fresh fruit.


Herzstein Trading Post

Feeling the need for a sweet treat? Here’s your place. Located at the entrance of African Forest, the Trading Post offers Dole Whips as well as a variety of other snacks and treats, including cookies, large pretzels, and popcorn. You’ll also find beverages like soda, juice and Saint Arnold beer.

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