Zoo Atlanta will close early on Saturday, September 23 for Sippin’ Safari. Gates will close at 2 p.m. and grounds will close at 3 p.m.

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9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Tuesday, September 19

9:30 am
Grounds Open
5:30 pm
Grounds Close
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Sippin’ Safari

Saturday, September 23

VIP early entry – 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.    •   Main Event – 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. 

Atlanta’s wildest wine cellar is back for another year! Guests will stroll through the Zoo while enjoying unlimited samples of over 50 selections of wine, a limited selection of beer, food samples from some of Atlanta’s favorite restaurants, animal viewing, keeper talks, and live music!

General Admission (non-Member) | $70    •    Zoo Atlanta Member Admission | $60

Sippin’ Safari guests will stroll through the Zoo while sampling over 50 selections of wine as they enjoy animal viewing, Keeper Talks, live music and tasty bites, all in one of Atlanta’s most beautiful and exotic settings.

VIP | $100

In addition to the General Admission offerings, VIP guests will enjoy early entry into Sippin’ Safari at 5 p.m., plus exclusive VIP wines and beers and private restrooms in the air-conditioned VIP Lounge.

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Listen to mellow sounds throughout the Zoo!

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