Facility Rentals

Education and Event Center 

Looking to host a party, meeting, or small event at the zoo? Our Education and Event Center provides a great space for you! 

Pricing:

  • Between 10:30AM and 5:00 PM rental fees are $60/hour,
    • $40/hour for Friends of the Zoo Members
    • A $30 deposit is due at booking and is refundable after the event is complete and if all rental rules were followed.
  • After hours rental fees are $100/hour (will require special approval, call or email to book)
    • $80/hour for Friends of the Zoo Members

Rental times include an additional 30 minutes for set-up and clean up at no charge.

These bookings do not include add-ons such as fish food, train tickets, or private animal encounters.

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*Due to end-of-year events Facility Rentals close from October through December*

Interested in the add-ons mentioned above? Consider our Birthday Party Packages available.

Zoo Grounds 

After Hours Parties, Company Picnics, Events: 

  • Between 5:00 PM and 9:00 PM, rental fees are $150/hour
    • $125/hour for FOTZ members
    • A $50 deposit is due at booking and is refundable after the event is complete and if all rental rules were followed.

Zoo exhibits and restrooms will remain open. Access to the visitor center, gift shop and train will be closed unless otherwise specified. Additional amenity fees may apply. 

Use of the Education and Event Center can be added on to the grounds rental for an additional $20/hour and $10/hour for FOTZ members. 

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*Due to end-of-year events Facility Rentals close from October through December*

Booking Information

All reservations are required 14 days in advance. All rentals will require a signed rental agreement with payment. All after hours scheduling is subject to staffing availability and must be approved by staff.

If you want your event to be extra wild, consider adding an animal encounter or educational presentation. View more information.

For booking information email Hannah.