Roar and Pour Wine Fest

Event Details

Mark your calendars and buy tickets now for this new adults-only 21 and over event on April 29, 2017!

This adults-only event will feature samplings of a variety of wines from local and national wineries, live entertainment, and a souvenir wine glass.

Ticket prices:
General Entry – In Advance: $40 | Day of Event: $45
VIP Tickets: $70 (limited number available)
Designated Driver Tickets: $20
Tickets include: general admission to the Topeka Zoo, a complimentary souvenir wine glass, free wine tastings from a variety of local and national wineries, appetizers and desserts from local restaurants participating in this event, complimentary water, and live entertainment.
A limited number of VIP tickets include early entry to the event and access to a VIP reception that will feature hors d’oeuvres and samplings of premium wines only available to VIP guests.


This fundraiser will raise funds for Friends of the Topeka Zoo to use to support the Topeka Zoo’s education programs, conservation efforts, exhibit enhancement and more!

Live Auction Event

For the first time, five local artists paired up with five Topeka Zoo animals to create stunning and unique paintings.  Enjoy your wine while viewing this unique exhibit. Auction proceeds to benefit the Friends of the Topeka Zoo.

Sponsorship Information

Would you like to support this event that will raise funds to support the Topeka Zoo’s education programs, conservation efforts, exhibit enhancement, and more?

The Topeka Zoo and Conservation Center is proud to offer an impressive line-up of special events like this throughout the year that provide an enhanced visitor experience as a special fundraising event for targeted audiences. These events provide excellent visibility for your company and demonstrate a strong commitment to the community and its residents. Join us in supporting the zoo’s mission by committing to a sponsorship today!

We are also looking for wineries and restaurants that want to participate in the event.  See each of our proposals below for details.

If you have questions about supporting or participating in this event, contact Shelby Revelle, FOTZ Fundraising/Development Specialist at 785.368.9133 or

Event Sponsors

Participating Wineries

Participating Restaurants