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Valid Fridays and Saturday nights • June 23 - July 29

Frequently Asked Questions About Dining Plans

Choose from a variety of refreshments, including craft beer, wines, mixed drinks and Coca-Cola products. 

How can I purchase my Sunset Celebration Dining Plan?

The Sunset Celebration Dining plans are available at the front gate, Guest Relations & Member Services Kiosk and online.

Do Zoo Members receive discounts?

Sunset Celebration Dining Plans are available at a discount to Zoo Members! Click here to enter your member number or click here to purchase a new membership.

What exactly is included with the Dining Plan options?

New dining kiosks will be open throughout the Zoo beginning at 5 p.m. each day of Sunset Celebration. Dining plan holders can take advantage of approximately 6 or 12 samples depending on which plan is purchased. 

All tasty dishes and icy-cold refreshments are available for 12 or 24 points with each Dining Plan. 

Options for beverages include 4 oz wine servings, 6 oz beer samples or 20 oz Coca-Cola bottles.

Are the portion sizes the same with the Dining Plan?

YES! Dining Plan holders will receive the same size portion as guests who purchase menu items individually.

Do I need special tickets the day I plan to attend?

After 4 p.m. tickets to Sunset Celebration will be available at the Zoo's front gate and online if you are not a Zoo member or have the option to pay for a day, come back all year free.

The Dining Plan must be purchased online or at the Zoo.

Are children allowed to use my pass?

Children and guests under 21 years of age are allowed to enjoy food and non-alcoholic beverage options available using the dining plan.

What happens if it rains the day of the event?

In the event of rain, celebrate with us in the Ice Age Cafe or Savanna Marketplace Eatery! You can still enjoy drink specials, entertainment, and music while staying dry until the sun comes out again!

If the event is postponed due to unforeseen weather closure, tickets and remaining punches will be honored for a future event date.

Still have questions about the Sunset Celebration Dining Plans?

Email or call 813-935-8552 ext. 329.

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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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