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JULY 29, 2016

***Online registration is now closed. Day of event, you can buy tickets at the Zoo Office from 9:30am-12:00pm and then at Zoo entrance starting at 6:00pm.***

Come to Binder Park Zoo’s Corks for Conservation wine tasting event on Friday, July 29 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm and sample some of the best wine Michigan has to offer! Enjoy the Zoo after-hours with live music, delicious hors d'oeuvres, a silent auction, live animal presentations, a complimentary Corks for Conservation wine glass and of course wine and beer from several Michigan based artisans, all while helping conserve endangered wildlife. 

VIP Tickets can be purchased for $20 per person for access to the VIP tent for exclusive wine tastings and food pairings.

Friday, July 29, 2016
6pm to 10pm
Adults Only (21 and older)

Corks for Conservation Tickets
Single Admission - $40
Couple Admission - $75
Designated Driver Admission - $25

**VIP Tent Tickets Sold Out**

Binder Park Zoo is offering Hotel Packages at Holiday Inn for Corks


Click here to book a Hotel Package

Must be 21 or older and able to show valid ID upon entry to attend. Event Runs Rain or Shine.

2016 Corks for Conservation Vendors

VIP – Arcadia Ales, Old Nation Brewery, Vandermill Cider, Bonobo Winery

Arcadia Ales

Fenn Valley Vineyards

Sandhill Crane Vineyards

Badass Beer

Grand River Brewery

The Sangria Shop

Blake’s Cider

Imperial Beverage – International Wines

St. Julian Winery

B. Nektar Meadery

Laurentide Winery

Tempo Vino Winery of Kalamazoo

Bonobo Winery

Lawton Ridge Winery

Territorial Brewing Company

Burgdorf’s Winery

Lemon Creek Winery

Vandermill Cider


Left Foot Charley

Vineyard 2121

Chateau Chantal Winery

New Belgium Brewing Company

Warner Vineyards

Chateau Grand Traverse

Northwoods Soda

12 Corners Vineyards & Winery

Cherry Creek Winery

Quintessential Wines - New Age

Cody Kresta Vineyard & Winery

Round Barn Wines & Brewery



Binder Park Zoo will close at 4pm on Friday, July 29, 2016 to prepare for the event.

Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural AffairsBattle Creek Community Foundation