Private & Corporate Events
Private events at the Sacramento Zoo cater to your needs and provide your guests with a distinctive experience that’s not to be forgotten. With onsite catering and a variety of location options, you are sure to find all you need for corporate events, family reunions, parties, showers and more!
Location availability dependent upon time of day – inquire for more information.
With open seating and a stage, the amphitheater is great for graduations or ceremonies. Holds up to 200 people.
Flamingo Lake Patio
This open-air patio alongside the flamingos makes a great location for receptions or parties and provides sweeping views of the lake. Holds up to 225 people.
Kampala Conference Room
Complete with audio and visual needs, this private indoor space can serve your needs with set up designs for lectures, meetings and a variety of dining formats. Holds up to 80 people.
This quaint location surround by lemurs and chimpanzees is perfect for a small party or shower. Holds up to 25 people.
Rare Feline Courtyard
Set among the lions and jaguars, your guests will feel relaxed as they enjoy watching the animals in this lush, intimate setting. Holds up to 50 people.
Nestled under native redwoods, this site provides a relaxing and intimate gathering spot to entertain clients, host a shower or celebrate a special occasion. Holds up to 80 people.
Reptile House Lawn
Across from the beautiful lake and surrounded by giant heritage oak trees, the lawn is a perfect place to hold a large gathering. Holds up to 300 people.
Vet Hospital Lawn
This well shaded, lush venue nestled next to our giraffes offers a cozy space for all of your upcoming gatherings. Holds up to 60 people.
Host tea alongside the koi pond. Holds up to 10 people.
Small Wonders of Africa
Great for receptions or dinner parties, Small Wonders puts your guests amid many of the zoo’s most popular animals. Holds up to 175 people.
Tall Wonders of Africa & Giraffe Deck
An after-hours cocktail party or small gathering fits perfectly on the Tall Wonders of Africa viewing deck and gives your guests a chance to be eye to eye with the giraffes. Holds up to 50 people.
Full Zoo Rentals
Give your guests an all new experience by renting out the full zoo. Holds up to 2,500 people.
With the zoo’s many site options, your event is destined to be memorable. The zoo’s Events Coordinator will work with you to make arrangements that meet your needs and party size.
See the links below for more information on the above location options, including pricing:
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.
You can also offer carousel rides, climbs on the rock wall and even scavenger hunts for your guests!
See the link below for more information the zoo’s private event attraction add-ons:
Get out of the office and head offsite for your next corporate meeting, picnic or holiday party!
Centrally located in the middle of picturesque William Land Park very near downtown Sacramento, the Sacramento Zoo is one of the region’s most unique and memorable corporate event venues. Discover a whole new world while hosting your next corporate event at the zoo. Choose from six unique locations within the lush grounds of the Sacramento Zoo to immerse your employees in an unforgettable experience. You can even add in a “meet and greet” with one of our animal ambassadors for a fun, educational break. Our professional and knowledgeable staff will assist you from start to finish for an extraordinary experience. Book your next event at the Sacramento Zoo today!
Private events at the Sacramento Zoo allow you the chance to offer your guests a thrilling experience and rare opportunity to gain exposure to wildlife and conservation issues.
Our professional staff can help you plan every detail of your event! Email the Events Coordinator.
Interested in booking your event at the zoo?