Animals and alcohol – what could be better? Zoo Atlanta's signature summer event, BREW AT THE ZOO, encourages patrons to drink beer and wine and listen to a variety of music, all while seeing more than 1,000 animals from around the world. "Tip only" rides home will be offered for guests who live within 10 miles of the zoo, with $2 added to each additional mile. Reserve rides to guarantee maximum partying. $35-$45. 5:30-9:30 p.m. 800 Cherokee Ave. 404-624-9453. www.zooatlanta.org.