July 25, 2014


Wild Beasts, Wild Wine at the Detroit Zoo

Raise a glass to wildlife at the Detroit Zoo's Wild Beasts, Wild Wine on Friday, July 31, 6 to 10:30 p.m. The event will allow guests to sample wine from more than 40 local and national wineries and vineyards while enjoying the Detroit Zoo’s award-winning habitats at twilight.

The wine-tasting experience will also feature live music, complimentary tram tours of the Zoo, animal enrichment and zookeeper talks. The event includes admission and 10 wine-tasting tickets (additional tasting tickets and food will be available for purchase).

Advance ticket purchase is encouraged as space is limited and the event may sell out. Tickets are available for $35 until July 18; tickets purchased after July 18 will be available for $40 online or at the gate (if not sold out). Tickets are available online or at Window One at the front of the Zoo.

Designated Driver (DD) tickets will be available online or at the gate up to the night of the event (if not sold out). DD tickets are $25 and include Zoo admission, unlimited soft drinks. DD ticket holders are not permitted to consume alcohol at the event.

Wild Beasts, Wild Wine will take place in the Detroit Zoo's Events Pavilion, rain or shine. All attendees must be 21 or older; photo ID is required. A “grape” time will be had by all!