If the Assiniboine Park Zoo gets the new liquor licence it has applied for, anyone invited to a special function at the zoo would be able to lug libations around to toast any of their fav animals.
The liquor license being sought would cover “the whole zoo,” whereas alcohol is currently restricted to the Tundra Grill and Gateway to the Arctic unless the zoo attains a temporary liquor permit for a function.
The zoo won’t be committing to any plan for how a site-wide liquor license would be handled, but there are a few ideas being tossed around.
They’ve talked about doing different things… Such as singles nights, or date nights, or themed events.
Free-roaming with alcohol is “not something to expect on a day-to-day basis. The zoo will continue to be a family friendly attraction.