LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Residents have achance to experience the zoo in a new way this weekend.
Friends of the EllenTrout Zoo will be hosting their annual Zoo Brew event, which will allow gueststhe chance to see the zoo at night while enjoying some adult beverages.
This year's event hasover 80 types of beer and multiple food stations.
However, what getspeople excited every year is the unique craft beers that are served at theevent.
"They are different.They are not things that you grew up with," Rebecca West, the event coordinatorfor Zoo Brew. "They are not things that you can go to every convenience storeor grocery store to get. It is a specialty item and people like that."
The event is Saturdayand tickets are $40, and they can be bought at the zoo. But you want to getthem early since the tickets are already going fast.
Zoo Brew is scheduledfor Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. No one will be admitted after 8:30 p.m.