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Host Your Event at the Zoo!

Seneca Park Zoo is the perfect place to host your next event! We have unique venues for nearly any occasion and group size, all in the natural surroundings of the Zoo. You and your guests will enjoy delicious cuisine and personalized service from the Zoo’s own catering team, Taste Catering. If you want to truly immerse your guests into a full Zoo experience, we can arrange up-close animal encounters to enhance your event! Hosting your event at Seneca Park Zoo supports our education programs and our conservation efforts to save animals from extinction.

Venues

Eagle’s Landing Pavilion

Keep your guests cool and dry under our large timber frame pavilion. Lights, fans, and radiant heaters keep guests comfortable from early spring to late fall.

Crater Canteen Plaza

Located in A Step Into Africa, this one-of-a-kind, open air space allows you and your guests to get up-close to the lions, baboons, and elephants.

Rocky Coasts Gallery

This special spot provides guests with underwater viewing of the Zoo’s polar bear and four California sea lions. The 550-gallon reef tank also offers amazing views.

Baboon Camp Plaza

Also located in A Step Into Africa, this venue allows you to dine by the baboons and experience amazing views of the lions right from the safari bus.

Savanna Plaza

Opened in 2018, the Savanna Plaza offers the perfect open-air atmosphere for your next cocktail party. Guests can enjoy small bites and beverages with views of the Masai giraffes and plains zebras roaming together in their shared habitat. See many more incredible African species located just a few steps away in the Animals of the Savanna Building.

Main Event Tent

 Centrally located between the Amur tiger and African penguins, this outdoor tent is great for picnics, family reunions, and birthday parties.

Book your event today!

Every day is a great day to visit the Zoo. Experience life on the wild side, enjoy up-close animal interactions and support global conservation efforts—right here at the Zoo. Reserve your tickets now for quick and easy entry, and enjoy more time connecting with wildlife.

April 1 through October 31

November 1 through March 31

Zoo opens at 9:30 a.m. for our Zoo members.
Open all year long. Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.