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Wild for Wine


Wild for Wine Zoo EventSaturday, Aug. 25
6 – 9 p.m.

Grab your wine glasses and enjoy a night full of fun at Wild for Wine. Tickets to event include a wine glass to use and take home, appetizers (while supplies last), unlimited wine tastings and live music. Makiki's Art and rockEVERYwear will be present selling their wine themed products.

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.

21 & older only (including designated drivers)

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

Purchase tickets


  • Barrel Run Crossing Winery & Vineyard
  • Bent Ladder Cider & Wine
  • Filia Cellars Winery
  • Gervasi Vineyard
  • High & Low Winery
  • Nauti Vine Winery
  • Newman Creek Cellars
  • Troutman Vineyards
  • The Winery at Wolf Creek


Akron Zoo Members: $45

  • Designated drivers: $25

Non-members: $50

  • Designated drivers: $30