On April 25 from 7 to 9:30 p.m., the Riverbanks Society, a nonprofit organization that provides campaign and promotional support for Riverbanks Zoo & Garden, will host a wine tasting in celebration of the zoo being open for 40 years. Craft beers, appetizers from Miyo’s, Melting Pot and Hudson’s Classic Catering, and a live jazz performance by the Jamie Beresford Band will round out the evening. Advance tickets are $40 for Riverbanks members and $50 for the general public. Tickets cost $60 the day of the event.
As part of its Safe Ride Program, Riverbanks Zoo and Garden will provide cab services to hotels and residences in Lexington and Richland counties.