Roar & Pour

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Third Annual

Saturday, May 6, 2017
5-8 PM
VIP entry 4 PM

Roar & Pour. It’s a wild wine tasting event where the animals stay out late and the Zoo is open so guests can stroll and sip.

For ages 21 and over only.

$60/General Admission

Includes unlimited wine tastings and one Riedel commemorative glass.


Includes early event entry (4–5 p.m.), high-end reserve tastings (wines that will not be poured at the main event), appetizers, animal encounters, unlimited tastings, and one Riedel commemorative glass.

Rain or shine. 

Picnic Boxes by Rincon Catering

Like a little picnic with your wine? Why not pre-order a Roar & Pour Picnic Box? It will be ready and waiting for you at the event. All Picnic Boxes are prepared by Rincon Catering, and include delicious food, plastic utensils, and paper napkins packaged in a disposable box. Three boxes to choose from! Place order when you buy tickets. Deadline to order is May 3.

Picnic Box #1
Specialty Cheese Box for Two $38

Brie, Boursin and Goat Cheese • Olive Tapenade and Hummus • Assorted Crackers, Baguette, and Crostini • Fresh Strawberries and Grapes • Rincon’s Chocolate Chocolate Chip Brownie Bites and Lemon Diamonds

Picnic Box #2
Cheese and Charcuterie Box for Two $53

Manchego, Aged Gouda and Gorgonzola • Smoked Salmon, Sliced Prosciutto and Capicola • Assorted Crackers, Baguette and Crostini • Fresh Strawberries and Grapes • Spiced Nuts, Marinated Olives, and Dried Fruits • Rincon’s Chocolate Chocolate Chip Brownie Bites and Lemon Diamonds

Picnic Box #3
The Picnic Dinner Box For Two $58

Chilled Poached Salmon on Baby Greens with Teardrop Tomatoes • Rincon Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing • Quinoa Salad with Spinach, Fresh Tomatoes, Fresh Basil, Feta Cheese, and Scallions • Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar • Cous Cous Salad with Pine Nuts, Raisins, and a Light Curry Dressing • Manchego Cheese with Assorted Crackers • Fresh Strawberries and Grapes • Rincon’s Chocolate Chocolate Chip Brownie Bites and Lemon Diamonds


  • Wine tasting from the region’s leading wineries
  • Tasty eats available for purchase from local food trucks
  • Riedel commemorative wine glass
  • Zoo animals out late and zookeeper talks
  • Unique and beautiful event venue

All proceeds benefit the animals at the Santa Barbara Zoo.


Alma Rosa Winery
August Ridge
Barefoot Wine
Burger Bus
Ca’ Del Grevino
Cass Winery
Cherry Newton
Common Cider
Cottonwood Canyon Winery
Demetria Estate

Giessinger Winery
J Dusi Wines
Kunin Wines
Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards
Mallea Food & Wine
McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams
Melville Winery
Mony’s Mexican Food
Municipal Winemakers

Opolo Vineyards
Pomar Junction Winery
Rideau Cellars
Rincon Brewery
Sevtap Winery
Standing Sun Wines
Summerland Winery
Turiya Wines
Villa Creek Cellars
Windrun Vintners


From U.S. 101, exit Cabrillo Boulevard.

Take East Cabrillo Boulevard to Niños Drive.

The Zoo is on the right after 1/10 mile.

The Zoo is approximately 30 minutes from Ventura, 50 minutes from the Santa Ynez Valley, and 90 minutes from Los Angeles.