Join The Painted Palette at the Zoo for a wildly entertaining night of painting and sipping with your favorite animal ambassador friends!

Wild paint nights at the Zoo continue this Wednesday Jul 18 with Where The Wild Things Art at the Maryland Zoo’s (1 Safari Place Baltimore) Penguin Education Center at 5:30 p.m.

Hosted by Painted Palette Baltimore, you are guaranteed to get in touch with your creative side as one of their artists guides you through re-creating the night’s featured painting step by step. Whether you are an aspiring Van Gogh or just looking to try something new, you are sure to go home with a painting that is uniquely wild and completely yours. By the end of the evening, you will be amazed at the artwork you have created!

Tickets are $45 and include one complimentary beverage (water, soda, beer or wine), your canvas, paint brushes, easel and aprons. A cash bar is also available. Tickets can be purchased online at

Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with your inner artist!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.