Company Events at the Zoo

Point Defiance Zoo is the perfect location for your next company party, picnic, meeting or other event. Our wide variety of venues ensures that you'll find one to fit your needs. 

From rustic picnics to gourmet meals, Lancer Catering, exclusive caterer for Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, dishes up foods for any occasion.

Looking for a unique holiday party location? Host a Zoolights Holiday Party!

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Event Reservations

Email pdzasales@lancercatering.com or call (253) 404-3823 for more information or to make a reservation.

Browse the rental facilities offered at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium.

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Animal Appearances

Enhance your summer picnic with a private animal appearance. An expert staff biologist will introduce your group to one of the Zoo’s resident animals and discuss their impressive adaptations for survival. Presentations are approximately 15 minutes long and are subject to animal and staff availability.

Available animals