Enjoy the finer things in life

Come enjoy the finer things in life at a Wine Tasting. Each evening is based on a unique theme and is spent at a different location at the Zoo. At each event you will enjoy a delectable mix of wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, live music, and socializing. Bring your friends for a fun evening for all, or make it a romantic couple’s night out. You deserve it!

2016 Wine Tastings Schedule

Saturday, Feb 13

6:30 pm - 9:30pm
Valentine’s Day Wine & Dine in the Aquarium
* Sit-down dinner w/ Chef’s Choice wine pairings
$80 members / $85 Non-members

• Blue cheese chocolate bacon truffle
• Shrimp salsa with whipped avocado
• Caprese tomato bites

Chicken and wild mushroom consomme

Watercress / sliced strawberry with spice almonds with a passion fruit dressing


• Grilled Mahi Mahi with pineapple confit over long grain white and wild rice with baked asparagus

• KC strip steak tumble of white and wild rice and baked asparagus and side of béarnaise

• Quinoa vegetable terrine with a red pepper coulis

Pot de crème with fresh berries

Friday, March 18

7pm - 9pm
Museum of Science Great Hall
$40 members / $45 nonmembers
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Friday, April 22

7pm - 9pm
$40 members / $45 non-members
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Friday, June 3rd

7pm - 9pm
Africa! Overlook
$40 members / $45 non-members
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Order Your Tickets Today!

To place a reservation, please call The Toledo Zoo Group Sales department at 419-385-5721, ext 6001, Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm or purchase tickets online using the links provided with the event listings above.

To ensure that your ticket purchase and zoo visit are handled properly, please read all of the following information. Completion of your online purchase means that you agree to the terms and conditions stated below.

Terms and Conditions for purchasing Wine Tasting tickets:

• All individuals attending a wine tasting event must be age 21 or older. Valid ID will be required. The Toledo Zoo reserves the right to refuse entry to any individual or party who does not comply with this policy. Refunds will not be issued for tickets purchased for any party that is under age 21 or can’t provide valid ID at the time of entry.

• All tickets are non-refundable/non-returnable. We are unable to issue exchanges or refunds after a purchase has been made.


Zoo Brew!

Don’t miss Zoo Brew on September 16, 2016. Whether you like pilsners, ales, stouts (or all) you are sure to enjoy the wide varieties of samples provided by multiple brewers and vendors. Tasty appetizers and live entertainment add to the experience. It’s a perfect date night or bring a group of friends for a good time!