Lions, Tigers & Beer!

Burlington – In partnership with Mystery Brewing and Tabletop Media Group, the Conservators Center is hosting Lions, Tigers and Beer on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 6pm. Tickets are $100 per person and include six food and beer pairings from local chefs and breweries, as well as a walking tour. All proceeds from the event go to the Animal Care Fund at the Conservators Center.

Lions, Tigers & Beer!“Come tour the park, sampling dishes and drinks inspired by our animals!

We’ll have six fabulous local chefs & six breweries stationed near our tigers, binturongs, caracals, wolves, lions, and dingoes!

If that’s not fun enough, our guests will also have the opportunity to quaff fabulous beer from local breweries.
Lions, Tigers, and Beer will stand out this year as a great way to get to know our residents and the culinary scene in our community.

The tour will last approximately 1 1/2 – 2 hours.
It is a walking tour on gravel as you proceed through 6 stations in the park.”

The six pairings include the following countries and animals, as well as local breweries and chefs:

Africa: Lions
Brewery: Ponysaurus
Restaurant: Kimbap with Chef Kim Hunter

Australia: Singing Dogs/Dingoes
Brewery: Dingo Dog
Restaurant: M. Sushi with Chef Mike Lee

India: Tigers
Brewery: Mystery Brewing
Restaurant: Saint Jacques in Raleigh with Chef Serge Falcoz-Vigne

Middle East: Jungle Cats & Caracals
Brewery: Fullsteam
Restaurant: Fullsteam Restaurant with Chef Kyle McKnight

North America: Gray Wolves
Brewery: Pig Pounder
Restaurant: Traveled Farmer with Chef Jay Pierce

Southeast Asia: Binturongs
Brewery: Haw River Ales
Restaurant: Patria Foods with Chef Regan Stachler

The Conservators Center is a nonprofit organization that preserves threatened species through rescuing wildlife in need, responsible captive propagation and providing educational programs and support worldwide.

To purchase tickets, please visit

For more information, contact Kristen Baughman at (704) 651-9019 mobile or [email protected]

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Consorvators Center
676 E. Hughes Mill Road
Burlington, NC 27217