'Wine in the Wilderness' at the Utica Zoo is coming up June 4th. Here is everything you need to know about this special occasion.

Coming up on the first weekend of June, is "Wine in the Wilderness" at the Utica Zoo. Have a glass of wine (or a few) while walking around the zoo - checking out the animals, and mingling with old friends and new.

You can sample from a variety of wineries - And if you love the wine you try, you can even purchase bottles right there on the spot. Wineries that will be featured include:

- Mohawk Valley Winery
- Thousand Islands Winery
- Ashley Lynn Winery
- Warwick Valley Wine Co
- Yellow Barn Winery
- Crooked Lake Winery
- Lakeland Winery
- Stone Age Winery
- Idol Ridge Winery
- Domhnall Vineyards Winery
- Montezuma Winery
- Prospect Falls Winery
- Victorianburg Wine Estates
- Pazdar Winery

There will also be wine slushies, and beer samples from Saranac Brewery.

While you're sipping your wine and wandering around the zoo, don't forget to check out the live music. "Simple Props" and "Remsen Social Club" will be performing throughout the evening.

Tickets are still available for "Wine in the Wilderness."
Advance tickets are $35
Tickets at the door are $40
And Designated Driver tickets are $20
You can purchase your advance tickets online here.

There will also be free cab rides available for anyone who needs it. You'll just have to call 1-800-LAW-1010.

"Wine in the Wilderness" is Saturday June 4th, 2016 from 6pm to 9pm at the Utica Zoo.




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