The premier food and wine social event takes place in the Aquarium’s beautiful Oceans Ballroom from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. with exclusive VIP tastings at 6:00 p.m.
This year, the Georgia Aquarium celebrates the incredible California sea lion who you can see in the brand new SunTrust Pier 225!
Aqua Vino provides guests with an unforgettable evening featuring the best in food and wine while enjoying the backdrop of the Oceans Ballroom and the Aquarium’s galleries. More than 200 fine wines from around the world will be available to sample alongside tastings from 30 of Atlanta’s premier restaurants. Enjoy an evening filled with flavor all while mingling with the Aquarium’s exotic marine life from around the world!
Incredible live and silent auctions will feature a select variety of wine in addition to fine art, cheeses, airfare, and other exclusive events and experiences!
Event attendees must be 21 years of age for entry.
2016 Aqua Vino Tickets & Pricing:
- Grand Tasting Pre-Sale: $75*
- Grand Tasting: $95
- VIP Tasting Pre-Sale: $225*
- VIP Tasting: $250
*Pre-Sale tickets are available through August 16th
Grand Tasting tickets include access to over 200 wines, 30 restaurants, sneak peaks, live and silent auctions, and a Signature Aqua Vino wine glass. VIP guests will enjoy exclusive access to Aqua Vino, including: 6:00 p.m. Red Carpet Arrival, an exclusive VIP sea lion presentation at SunTrust Pier 225, Complimentary Valet Parking, access to the exclusive VIP lounge with reserve wines and featured tastings, and a VIP gift bag valued at over $200.
Aqua Vino is an annual fundraiser for Georgia Aquarium, and proceeds benefit the Aquarium’s southern sea otter conservation and research initiatives. Since its inception in 2006, Aqua Vino has grown to become a signature event for the Aquarium.