Sippin’ Safari

September 21

Experience an Atlanta wine festival like none other!

Full-bodied, fruity, zesty, bubbly, buttery – no matter the note that floats your boat, if you love wine and wildlife, Sippin’ Safari is the evening for you!

If you’re searching for a wine festival near you, look no further than Zoo Atlanta’s Sippin’ Safari! As Atlanta’s wildest wine cellar opens its doors once again, wine enthusiasts are invited to explore tastings of varietals and blends from leading winemaking regions. Whether you’re a fan of full-bodied reds or zesty whites, this unique Atlanta wine festival offers something for every palate. Enjoy live music, animal habitats, and complimentary carousel rides, all while supporting conservation programs. 

VIP early entry: 5  – 6 p.m. |    Main Event: 6 – 9:30 p.m. (Last event entry 8 p.m.)

The Perfect Date Night in Atlanta

Looking to spice up your date night in Atlanta? Sippin’ Safari at Zoo Atlanta offers a one-of-a-kind experience that combines the elegance of a wine festival with the excitement of wildlife viewing. With VIP early entry options, premium wine tastings, and live performances, this event promises an unforgettable evening. Whether you’re a local or just visiting, Sippin’ Safari is the perfect opportunity to create lasting memories with your partner in wine. Book your tickets today and make your next date night in Atlanta truly special!


Get Your Tickets

Tickets available soon! Sign up for Zoo Atlanta’s email list to be the first to know when tickets are available. This event typically sells out!

Adults Only: This event is for ages 21 and up only. IDs will be checked at the door. Please drink responsibly and prearrange a safe ride home.

General Admission Ticket:

  • Tastings of varietals and blends from leading winemaking regions, while supplies last
  • Animal habitats, feedings, and scheduled Keeper Talks
  • Live music
  • Food available for purchase

VIP Admission Ticket:

All General Admission offerings, plus:

  • Early admission at 5 p.m. before general admission ticketholders
  • One event T-shirt while supplies last
  • Access to the air-conditioned VIP Lounge with additional amenities including:
  • Private restrooms
  • Premium wine tastings

Who's playing?

Check back for the live music lineup!

Frequently Asked Questions

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Sponsorship Opportunities: Interested in having a sponsorship presence at Sippin’ Safari? Contact for more information.

While you sip, your ticket is hard at work supporting conservation programs and partnerships for species and their habitats, here at home and around the globe. As a nonprofit organization, Zoo Atlanta appreciates your support!

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