'"Spring Alive," wine tasting event at Toledo Zoo

      Tickets are $40 for Zoo members and $45 for non-members.

      Warm up this winter at Toledo Zoo's wine-tasting event on Saturday.

      It's called "Spring Alive: Fairy Tales, Fables & Flowers," that takes place Saturday, March 1 from 7 p.m to 9 p.m.

      You must be 21 or over to attend.

      Tickets must be purchased in advance and reservations are required. Tickets are $40 for Zoo members and $45 for non-members.

      Ticket holders can sip on chardonnay or shiraz while being surrounded by thousands of flowers, a part of the four-day floral extravaganza. The Asteria String Quartet will provide live entertainment as you explore Spring Aliveâ??s storybook-themed floral displays.

      Toledo-area landscape companies, garden centers, college groups and designers worked to create expansive landscaped displays.

      Online reservations are also available.