Old Fashioned Night

Saturday, October 3, 2020  |  6PM – 9PM  |  Racine Zoo

Join the Racine Zoo in celebrating Wisconsin’s classic cocktail. Sample Old Fashioned Cocktails while listening to music from J. Ryan Trio along the scenic lakefront. Vote on your favorite cocktail and at the end of the night we will crown a winner!

  • Sample an Old Fashioned cocktail from each participating competitor
  • Vote for the Best Old Fashioned cocktail
  • Live performance by J. Ryan Trio
  • Food and additional drinks available for purchase


*Must be 21 years or older to attend



Proceeds benefit the health and well-being of Racine Zoo’s wonderful animals, education programs, conservation efforts, grounds maintenance and so much more. Because of you, there is a Zoo!

For your safety and the safety of others, social distancing guidelines will be in effect. Sanitation stations will be located nearby. Masks are strongly encouraged, but not required for this event.

Event takes place rain or shine.


Interested in participating as a featured restaurant competitor? Fill out this form and send to clocke@racinezoo.org.


TICKETS (online only): 

Combo Admission: $50 - Buy for both events & save $10! (General Admission to Old Fashioned Night AND Bloody Mary Fest happening Saturday, October 3 at 10AM – 1PM)
General Admission: $30
Non-drinking Admission: $15


(Photos below are from Old Fashioned Night 2019)