Saturday, May 9, 2020
5–8 PM
VIP hour 4–5 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. Children of any age will not be admitted.

General Admission $85/person ($80/person for SBZ Members)

Includes unlimited wine tastings and one ARC Chef & Sommelier commemorative glass, train rides, giraffe feedings, and exclusive access to Zoo grounds after hours. Enjoy live music from local favorite Bryan Titus Trio.

VIP $120/person ($115/person for SBZ Members)

Includes all general admission perks, plus early entry/VIP hour (4–5 PM), appetizers, and animal encounters.

Rain or shine.

A Roaring Good Time

  • Tastings from the region’s leading wineries and breweries
  • ARC Chef & Sommelier commemorative wine glass
  • Unlimited giraffe feedings (limited time availibility)
  • Unlimited train rides
  • Zoo animals out late and zookeeper talks
  • Unique and beautiful event venue

All proceeds benefit the animals at the Santa Barbara Zoo.

Wineries Wanted

The success of Roar & Pour is due, in great part, to the generous donations of our winery partners. Won’t you join us this year? Register for Roar & Pour early, as space is limited.



Alma Rosa Winery
Ampelos Cellars
Ancient Peaks Winery
Bolt To Wines
Brick Barn Wine Estate
Cayman Jack
Cottonwood Canyon Vineyard & Winery
Cutruzzola Vineyards
Dusty Nabor Wines
Frequency Wines

Goleta Red Distilling Company
Hard Frescos Brewing Co.
J Dusi Wines
J. Dirt Wines
Jack Creek Cellars
Jean Marie Cidery
Kalyra Winery
Margerum Wine Company
Montemar Wines
Municipal Winemakers
Oreana Winery
Porch Pounder

Potek Winery
Presqu’ile Winery
Rincon Brewery
Rivahil Winery
SAMsARA Wine Co.
Saucelito Canyon Vineyards
Stolo Vineyards
Sweetzer Cellars
Temperance Cellars
tierra y vino
Villa Creek Cellars
White Claw Hard Seltzer

Directions and Parking

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.