Be Inspired By Alaskan Beauty

Drink Wine & Get Artsy

Fun Atmosphere

Create Your Own Artistic Masterpiece

Sip & Paint takes place right at The Mill at Ward Cove inside the Welcome Center. You bring your creativity and imagination, and we provide the art supplies and most importantly, the beverages! Choose your inspiration from the art library or one of your own photographs and then settle in with your palette of colors and get painting! It doesn’t matter if you’re an artistic genius or a complete beginner, this activity is about making fun art and memories to take home, so grab a paintbrush in one hand, a drink in the other, and get creative!


Sip wine or beer while connecting with family and friends and meet new people in a relaxed environment

Listen to your engaging host who will guide you step-by-step through the creation of your masterpiece and provide some entertainment along the way

Fun painting activity suitable for all ages

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Trip Details

Trip Details

Meeting point

  • The Welcome Center at Ward Cove Dock
  • To access the Welcome Center, drive all of the way down the hill and turn right. The Employee & Visitor Parking is on the right-hand side before you get to the bus parking area.


April through October, daily availability varies, please click here for more information


Approximately 2 hours at Ward Cove

Group size

Maximum 20 guests


  • Painting supplies
  • Canvas
  • Apron while painting
  • Souvenir wine glass
  • One glass of wine or beer, additional beverages are available for purchase
  • Coffee, tea, hot chocolate, water

What to bring

  • Dress in layers
  • Photo ID
  • Comfortable closed-toe shoes
  • Debit/credit cards

Participation requirements

Minimum age is 21 years old for alcoholic beverages, but the painting event is open to all ages.

About your guide

Guest to guide ratio is 10:1

What You’ll See & Do

Head to the Ward Cove Welcome Center where you will be greeted by our friendly staff. Take a seat by your easel and listen to the introduction for this fun activity while sipping on wine or beer.

Once the introduction is over, you are free to create your own masterpiece using your chosen palette of colors. It doesn’t matter if you’re not a trained artist as you’re creating fun art, not fine art! And who knows, you may find you have an undiscovered talent along the way!

This is a fantastic opportunity to connect with friends and family or make new friends in a fun and relaxing atmosphere and there are plenty of spectacular views to inspire you on your Alaskan vacation and you’ll have something to share for years to come.

Once this activity is over, you’ll have time to take a look around Ward Cove and partake in some shopping.

wine and art together on canvas

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