Wild Wine, Beer and Food Safari 2017
Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 6 – 9 PM (VIP Reception 5 – 6 PM)
Hosted by Turnpike Spirit Shop and People’s United Bank
Visit the Zoo on a beautiful June evening for tastings from our favorite local restaurants and caterers, and beer and wine tastings provided by Turnpike Spirit Shop (please note: liquor service ends half-hour prior to event close). Ticket includes all samples, live music, silent auction, and of course, our wild guests on exhibit through 7:30 PM. ALL guests must be 21 & older to attend.
Tickets to this event are SOLD OUT!
Our silent auction is LIVE – click here to start bidding!
General Admission: $75 per person ($80 at Gate if available)
Groups of Four or More: $70 per person
VIP Admission: $120 per person
VIP Guests enjoy a cocktail reception hosted by Tito’s Handmade Vodka from 5 – 6 PM featuring cocktail tasting, hors d’oeuvres, and a special animal encounter.
Featuring the following premier restaurants & caterers:
Addeo’s Italian Ice
All Rolled Up
BRYAC Restaurant & Raw Bar
Carl Anthony Restaurant & Catering
Chili’s Grill & Bar
Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo Peacock Cafe
Dave Grant Catering
DePuma’s Gluten Free Pasta
Focaccia’s Cafe & Catery
Fortuna’s Catering Co
Geronimo Tequila Bar and Southwest Grill
House of Bones
Hub and Spoke
Luigi’s Italian Pastry
Seasonal Catering/Laurel Glen Farm
The Playful Pantry
Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl & Grill
Live music provided by:
We gratefully acknowledge the generous sponsors of this year’s Wild Wine, Beer & Food Safari.
Big Hearted Bear
The Aiello Charitable Foundation c/o Peter DiNardo Enterprises
Aquarion Water Company
Dworken, Hillman, LaMorte & Sterczala, P.C.
Servpro of Bridgeport
Brody Wilkinson PC
Catherine Ladnier & J. Mickey Robinson
Industrial Health & Safety Consultants, Inc.
Mitchell & Sheahan, P.C.
NST Systems, Inc.
The Human Resource Consulting Group
Lightower Fiber Networks
David and Kathy MacGhee
Mary Ann and Bob Matthews
The O’Connor Keohane Group/Merrill Lynch
Pullman & Comley, LLC
St. Vincent’s Medical Center