Roar and Pour Wine Fest | The Topeka Zoo

Roar and Pour Wine Fest

Roar and Pour Wine Fest Presented by Alpha Media Topeka

April 28th | VIP Tasting: 5:00pm — 6:00pm | Event: 6:00pm — 10:00pm



DATE:  Saturday, April 28, 2018

LOCATION:  635 SW Gage Blvd, Topeka, Kansas 66606

TICKETS & TIMES: Limited number of tickets available and you must be 21 years of age to purchase any ticket level. (Ticket sales go until the tickets sell out!)

Gates open at 6:00 p.m.; only VIP ticket holders may enter at 5 p.m. through the Big Gage Shelter House.

Ticket prices:
General Entry – In Advance: $45*
VIP Tickets: $75 (limited number available)
Designated Driver Tickets: $20

*All tickets purchased the day of will be an additional $5* 


15 different wine stops. Some local, and the rest are wine from all around the world!

Southern Glazer’s

Crooked Post Vineyard & Winery

Glacier’s Edge Winery

Wyldewood Cellars Winery

Prairie Fire Winery


7 different food stops.

Cookies by Gayla


Hazel Hill Chocolate


Abuelita’s Mexican Kitchen

Paisanos Topeka

Blue Moose Topeka


Parking in the zoo parking lot available, as well as in Gage Park.


General Admission and Designated Driver tickets entry will be through the front gates. Only VIP ticket holders will enter through Big Gage Shelter House, and the VIP Reception will be in that building from 5-6 p.m. Only VIP ticket holders will be allowed to enter at 5 p.m. into the Big Gage Shelter House.


This event is rain or shine, and will be fun either way. We will have a back-up rain plan to make it more comfortable for guests!


Contact FOTZ at 785-368-9133.


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!

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


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