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Early-bird Sippin’ Safari tickets now on sale!

Get advance tickets now for the return of Zoo Atlanta’s signature wine event.

Early-bird tickets are on sale now for Sippin’ Safari presented by Groupon, coming up Saturday, September 22, 2018. The third-annual signature event will feature wine sampling, bites from local restaurants, live music on stages throughout the Zoo, evening wildlife viewing and more for Zoo-goers age 21 and up.

Music headliner 30Vice will be joined by Zach Cambria & Baby Rose, Dreggae and The Tuten Brothers. Participating restaurants include City Winery; Corner Tavern; Dantanna’s; D.B.A Barbecue; Escorpion Tequila Bar and Cantina; Mac the Cheese; Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company; Revolution Doughnuts; The Sun Dial; Taysty Treats Bakery; Vickery’s Bar and Grill; and Wahoo! Grill.

Early-bird ticket rates will be available through August 31 at $65. A Zoo Atlanta Member presale opened on July 30 and continues through August 31 at $60. General admission tickets include wine sampling, food and live music. Early-bird VIP tickets are also available at $100 and include all the benefits of general admission, as well as early entry into the event at 5 p.m.; exclusive VIP wines and beers; and access to the air-conditioned VIP lounge.

Like all signature events at Zoo Atlanta, Sippin’ Safari is an important source of support for operations that fund mission-critical conservation work to protect species and their habitats both globally and locally. Visit here to learn more about just a few of the programs and partnerships that benefit from Zoo support.

Visit here for tickets and event information, and stay tuned for the 2018 wine list. Attendees must be 21 or older; guests under 21 will not be admitted.

Saturday, September 22, 2018; early-bird tickets available through August 31.

Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Avenue, S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30315

Rachel Davis, Director of Communications
404.624.2812 – office
404.309.2238 – cell

Gavin Johnson, Public Relations and Communications Specialist
404.624.5980 – office

About Zoo Atlanta
Viewed as one of the finest zoological institutions in the U.S. and a proud accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), Zoo Atlanta has a mission to inspire value and preservation of wildlife through a unique mix of education and outdoor family experiences. From well-known native wildlife to critically endangered species on the brink of extinction, the Zoo offers memorable close encounters with more than 1,000 animals from around the world. Zoo highlights include giant pandas, including Ya Lun and Xi Lun, a set of twins born to Lun Lun on September 3, 2016; one of North America’s largest zoological populations of great apes; and a global center of excellence for the care and study of reptiles and amphibians. Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience, featuring more than 70 species in a 111,000 square-foot complex, is the world’s first LEED Gold-certified reptile and amphibian exhibit. The Zoo’s newest experience, Treetop Trail presented by Kaiser Permanente, opened in March 2017. Up-close-and-personal animal experiences include behind-the-scenes Wild Encounters with African elephants, African lions, Aldabra giant tortoises, giant pandas and lemurs. Zoo Atlanta is open year-round with the exceptions of Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Keeper talks, interactive wildlife presentations, education programs and special events run year-round. For more information, visit

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