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Wild For Wine

Grab your wine glasses and enjoy a night full of fun at Wild for Wine. Tickets to event include 8 sample tastings and admission into the zoo after hours.

21 & older only (including designated drivers). Infants and children will not be admitted. 

Saturday, Aug. 14
6 – 9 p.m.

Wild for Wine features animal art in action sessions. At designated times, a few of our animal ambassadors will show off their Van Gogh skills. We will be selling and drawing raffle tickets for each time slot, so try your luck at winning the chance to choose the colors selected and take home that painting! If you don't win - no worries, our education team will have more animal art of different sizes and styles for purchase.

This event is rain or shine. Reservations are required. This is a limited capacity event, so please purchase tickets in advance.

See below for tickets. 


  • Akron Zoo members: $30
  • Akron Zoo designated drivers: $17
  • Non-members: $35
  • Non-member designated drivers: $22

Akron Zoo member discounts will appear once tickets have been been added to your cart. Please make sure to log in and then continue to check-out to view your member discount. 

We do have a new online system and all guests will need to create a new account if you have not done so already after March 1, 2019. 

Purchase Tickets


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Avorrito and A Movable Feast


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