Will I see any animals?
Yes! Keep in mind, though, that the animals aren’t party animals, and will head to bed at a reasonable time! Be sure you make it to the event before 8 p.m., when animals head will indoors for bed.
What is the special “animal encounter/experience” included with a VIP ticket?
Our Program Animals Team will provide a non-touch, up-close animal encounter inside our World of Wild Theater.
Will there be anything offered besides wine?
Of course! There will be a limited supply of beer available during the event. Please be aware that bars in the upper Zoo will close at 8 p.m. Bars in Flamingo Plaza, the Main Spine and underneath the Ford Pavilion Tent will be open the entire night!
Are the rides or attraction open?
Our carousel will be open until 8 p.m. The Zoo train, Canopy Climber and Treetop Trail will not be open during Sippin’ Safari.
When should I buy tickets? Will they sell out?
Ticket go on sale online on July 5.
Will there be a designated driver ticket?
Sippin’ Safari will not offer a designated driver ticket, but we appreciate designated drivers for being responsible and remind everyone never to drink and drive.
Can I bring my baby/child?
Sippin’ Safari may only be attended by ticketholders 21 or older. Fulton County Sheriff’s Deputies will be checking IDs at the gate. Visit our events webpages to see our full calendar of events appropriate for the entire family!
What should I wear?
“Cocktail casual” is appropriate. Comfortable shoes are encouraged to enjoy the entire event footprint.
Where should I park?
Parking is very limited in the Grant Park area. Parking lots on Cherokee Avenue and Boulevard Ave will fill quickly. Most guests prefer to carpool, take MARTA, or request an Uber. Remember, you should never drink and drive.