Sipping For Sanctuary Wine-Tasting Fundraiser

Support Award-Winning Wines and Exotic/Native Felines

We’re excited to announce Sipping For Sanctuary*, a brand new, unique fundraising event that we hope to develop into a “must attend” Northwest Arkansas offering!

On Thursday, September 5, 2019, join Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge associates and supporters during our annual Sipping for Sanctuary craft beer and wine tasting fundraiser at The Apollo on Emma at 308 W. Emma in Springdale, Arkansas.

This fun evening event will be a wonderful opportunity for all animal lovers to enjoy award-winning local wines, tasty local bears, life food fare offerings, a silent & live auction, talented live entertainment and more! Entry tickets come with 2 complimentary drink tickets.

If you are a member and/or supporter of TCWR, Sipping for Sanctuary will also be a great way to introduce potential supporters to our organization. So we encourage you to invite those within your sphere of influence who may be interested in supporting our efforts to protect survivors of the exotic animal trade.


  • Advanced General Admission Tickets are $55
  • Tickets Day of Event are $65
  • TCWR Member’s Tickets get 1 FREE entry ticket and 3 drink tickets!!! (Members need to email or call Amanda Smith to get on the attendance list – or 479-253-5841 ext 5)

Purchase Your Tickets Now

We look forward to seeing you at Sipping for Sanctuary in September!

* Cocktail attire is suggested and animal-print patterns are encouraged. If you cannot attend the event, please consider making a donation to support our mission. You can donate online here.