Beer Lovers Walk the Zoo with a Brew

Lions and tigers and beers, oh my! Drink the District held a new local event Saturday, the Hampton Roads Beer Fest at the Virginia Zoo.

The event included an afternoon session and an evening session for patrons. Attendees enjoyed more than 100 beers and ciders, dueling piano entertainment, backyard games and area food trucks. Visitors were also allowed to walk the zoo during the day. Local participating breweries included O’Connor, Smartmouth, Young Veterans, Back Bay, AleWerks and St. George.