Wine tastings. Small bites. Live music. And animals!
At the first-ever Sip & Swirl fundraising event, guests can sample wine from local and national wineries and vineyards while enjoying the PPG Aquarium and Water’s Edge venues and exhibits at twilight.
Your ticket includes:
Admission to the Sip & Swirl wine tasting event.
Wine tastings from a variety of wineries.
Bites from the Zoo’s exclusive caterer, Taste.
Up-close animal encounters.
Access to view animal exhibits in the PPG Aquarium and Water’s Edge venues, including sea otters and penguins.
A walk-through art exhibit displaying paintings made by our very own Zoo animals. (All animal art will be available for purchase through a silent auction at the event.)
One complimentary wine tasting glass per person (4 ounce glass.)
The opportunity to purchase bottles of wine from participating wineries.
Proceeds from this fundraising event will help support the wild residents of the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium as well as wildlife conservation efforts around the world.
Sip & Swirl is an adults-only event. Guests must be at least 21 years old and present a valid photo ID at entry. No guests under 21 years of age will be admitted. Guests without a valid photo ID will not be permitted to enter the event.
This event will be held rain or shine.
Tickets are non-refundable and are only valid for the date listed on the ticket.
Comfortable shoes are encouraged! The venue is a short walk from the Zoo entrance.
Friday, April 5
6 to 9 p.m.
PPG Aquarium and Water's Edge venues
$50/person Ticket includes wine tastings, food, free parking, and more!
August Falls Winery
Black Dog Wine Company
Bushy Run Winery
Christian W. Klay Winery
Deer Creek Winery
Four Twelve Winery, Inc.
Fractured Grapes Wine Cellars
Hungry Run Wine & Spirits
Knockin Noggin Cidery
R Wine Cellar
The Winery at Wilcox
Threadbare Cider & Mead
Willamette Valley Vineyards