Catered Celebrations

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

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.

  • Maximum capacity: 150 including additional picnic seating
  • Times available: After Zoo hours

Rocky Coasts Gallery

Rocky Coasts Gallery rehearsal dinner

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.

  • Maximum capacity: 80 seated / 120 cocktail reception
  • Times available: After Zoo hours

Savanna Plaza

Animals of the 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.

  • Maximum capacity: 150 cocktail reception
  • Times available: After Zoo hours

Crater Canteen Plaza

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.

  • Maximum capacity: 42 seated
  • Times available: After Zoo hours

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.

  • Maximum capacity: 100 seated
  • Times available: After Zoo hours

Main Event Tent

Main Event Tent

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

  • Maximum capacity: 100 seated
  • Times available: Weekends during Zoo hours

Book your event today!