Host Any Type of Event at the Zoo!

EventsOur beautiful botanical gardens and intimate settings will bring out your wild side and create an unforgettable experience for your guests! Catered and on-catered private events are available for groups of 25 to 12,000. Make your event unique, with a one-of-a-kind venue and breathtaking, spectacular views.




Daytime Events:

  • Employee Picnics
  • Corporate Meetings
  • Birthday parties
  • Team Building

Evening Events

  • Weddings
  • Graduation Parties
  • Holiday Parties
  • Park Buy Outs
  • Retirement Parties
  • Rehearsal Dinners
  • Cocktail Parties
  • Receptions
  • Prom

Suggested Venues

  • Tree Tops (capacity 200)
  • Peacock Pavillion (capacity 350)
  • Safari Lodge (capacity 150)
  • Picnic Shelters

Each venue comes equipped with:

  • Flexible Space
  • Audio/AV capabilities
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Relaxing Environment

*Picnic shelters do not have av capabilities or wi-fi

Suggested Venues

  • Tree Tops
  • Peacock Pavillion
  • Safari Lodge
  • Africa Deck
  • Elephant Reserve
  • Gorilla World
  • Seal Falls
  • Manatee Springs
  • Vine Street Village
  • Wetlands

Select venues have:

  • Audio/AV capabilities
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

All venues have:

  • Flexible Space
  • Relaxing Environment

2015-04-08 Peacock, Giraffes eating, Lion Cubs, Gladys 409The Zoo can be yours for the evening! After the Zoo closes to the public, it will continue operating for your private event. This is the perfect way to say “Thank You” to employees!

Make the zoo yours for the evening! This is a great choice for company outings or specialty events. Rent the Zoo for your next company outing.

Groups of 500 to 15,000 can enjoy their own private park experience! Experience all that the Zoo has to offer- from giraffe feedings and cheetah runs, to the wonder and excitement of Manatee Springs in a private night out!

Choose from any of these fun and convenient add-ons to make it a night they won’t forget!

  • Animal Encounters
  • Private Animal Encounters
  • Train
  • 4-D Theater
  • Carousel
  • Face Painting
  • Caricature
  • Wild Cards
  • All Day Wristbands
    • Soft Drinks
    • Rides

Contact Group Sales at (513) 487-3481 or click here.