Sip & Swirl

Join us for Sip & Swirl! Come stroll around the Aquarium and Water’s Edge to various tables to sample spirits from local wineries and distilleries. This night also features live music, delicious snacks, and fun activities. Enjoy this evening that will bring more flavor and options to your palate!

All tickets include:
• Admission to Sip & Swirl wine tasting event
• Wine tastings from local and national wineries and vineyards
• Small bites from the Zoo’s exclusive caterer, Taste
• Visits with small animals
• Live music
• One complimentary wine sampling glass per person
• Opportunity to purchase bottles of wine from participating wineries
• Free parking

Raise your glass for conservation! Proceeds from this fundraising event help support conservation programs at the Zoo and around the world like the Sea Turtle Second Chance Program, Coral Conservation, and more.

Comfortable shoes are encouraged! The venue is a short walk from the Zoo entrance.This is a 21+ event.


tickets are on sale


Friday, November 10

6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Aquarium and Water’s Edge

Members: $70

Non-Members: $75

  • Starr Hill Winery
  • Wines of America
  • Edgewood Winery
  • Narcisi Winery
  • August Falls Winery
  • Bushy Run Winery
  • Four Twelve Winery
  • Big Spring Spirits
  • Arundel Cellars
  • Bella Terra Vineyards
  • Blackdog Wine Company



Entertainment information coming soon!

  • Merlot Meatballs
  • Banana Bites with Peanut Butter Whipped Cream
  • Beef Cheek Tapas