Hold your wedding in the most unique location that Sacramento has to offer: the Sacramento Zoo!
Nestled in the classically beautiful William Land Park, the Sacramento Zoo offers a truly unique and secluded setting for the most important day of your life! The grounds here are private, peaceful and beautiful throughout the year.
Let our professional staff assist you in creating an experience you and your guests will never forget. We offer an array of custom choices including the occasional furry visitor, not to mention our elegant and sophisticated menu selections.
Ceremony Sites at the Sacramento Zoo
- The Rare Feline Center is reminiscent of an intimate canyon with Tigers and Jaguars on either side of your guests. The foliage offers a terrific opportunity for some spectacular lighting effects in the evening. Holds up to 100 people.
- Gibbons Alley meanders through some of our primate habitat area ending at the zebra grounds. The mature trees in Gibbons Alley are very tall, graceful and truly give you the feel of a jungle motif. Holds up to 200 people.
- Perhaps you are more of a star at heart and a stage is your perfect idea of a wedding site, try our Amphitheater Stage, with its amazing mural backdrop of canopied gardens and rich blue sky.
- Tall Wonders Viewing Deck -Introducing our Tall Wonders Viewing Deck, a raised platform providing your guests with the rare opportunity to be eye to eye with the giraffes ambling leisurely throughtout their new surroundings. This area is by Zoo supervisor approval only.
Wedding Receptions at the Sacramento Zoo
Following the ceremony service, our guests are welcome to walk through the picturesque grounds to Kampala Center on the lake. (The number of people Kampala can accommodate changes with the seasons, 80 in Winter and up to 250 in Summer outdoors.)
The nearby lake area, with its sweeping willows and delicate pink Flamingos, is the most popular site for wedding receptions. Dance under the stars with various harmonious strains from our feathered and furry friends of the Sacramento Zoo.
Animal Encounter/Animal Show for group events
Are you looking for a more up close and personal Zoo adventure? Ask about reserving a private animal encounter or stage show where you can meet a variety of animal ambassadors from around the world.
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