Time to ‘wine’ down at the zoo!
Join us for a wine-derful evening of wine tasting, chef attended food stations, music and activities. Wander the zoo with a glass in hand at this twilight event. The zoo transforms into a peaceful escape – perfect for a girls’ night out, or a romantic date. This event will celebrate both Canadian and International wine throughout the zoo.
Corks For Conservation: Admission to the zoo (at your timed ticket entry), unlimited wine and food tasting samples from participating vendors, chef attended food stations, live music, games. Beer, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase from 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Corks for Conservation - VIP: Ticket holders will enjoy all the experiences included in Corks for Conservation plus access to the VIP Room with premium tastings, small bites and live music.
**All guests must be 18+ years of age and will be ID'd at the gate before entrance as per our AGLC license – everyone will be checked.
WHEN: Friday, July 28, 2023
TIME(S): First timed entry at 5:00 p.m., last timed entry 6:00 – 6:30 p.m. Last call will be at 8:30 p.m. and event ends at 9 p.m. Entries will be staggered in 30 min intervals for a better customer experience.
**Early Bird Ticket Price: $79 + GST
Ticket Price: $89 + GST
**Early Bird VIP Ticket Price: $109 + GST
VIP Ticket Price: $119 + GST
Member pricing - see below
**Early Bird pricing effective until July 14, 2023, midnight. Pricing is auto applied in the cart
TICKETS ARE NOT SOLD ONSITE and MUST BE PURCHASED ONLINE IN ADVANCE.
This is an 'adult only' (18+) experience. Guests arriving for Adult Night: Corks for Conservation accompanied by children/infants will not be admitted. No refunds will be provided.
Some areas/animal buildings may not be open during this event as our animals need their rest too.
The zoo will close early to the public and members.
Dress for the weather! This event will run rain or shine – vendors will be moved to indoor locations in case of inclement weather
Wear Comfy Footwear! The zoo is a big place and you will be walking a large part of it for this event.
Special diets must be requested in advance in the notes below or they will not be accommodated.
CLICK HERE for more information on this experience.
Members (Engage & Inspire only) receive a 10% discount but must access by logging into their membership account. MUST BE SIGNED IN PRIOR TO ADDING TICKETS TO THE CART to receive discounts (pricing will be auto applied). Note: Membership must be valid on the date of the visit/experience to receive a discount. The discount is on the full price, not applied to the Early Bird Price.
IF you are unsure of your membership login DO NOT create a new login, please email TicketandMembership@calgaryzoo.com for assistance..
Dress for the weather! The zoo is open year round with plenty of areas to explore both outdoors and indoors. Day admission, events, experiences happen rain, snow or shine. Purchases/tickets are non-refundable. See our website Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo for more details.