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Private Events

Your event, here.

Have an event coming? Then we have the place for it. Company events, functions, groups, reunions, birthdays, picnics  – you can hold them all at the Zoo, with aquarium or forest backdrops and animals as the special guests!

Start planning.

Weddings, Parties and Picnics

Birthday parties
Company Events
Zoolights parties

Animal Ambassadors

Invite a furry, feathered or four-footed guest.

An expert staff biologist will introduce your group to one of the Zoo’s resident animals and explain how they survive in the wild.

Available animals:

  • Ball python
  • Bald eagle
  • Black & white tegu
  • Blue-tongued skink
  • Burrowing owl
  • Chicken
  • Damaraland mole rat
  • Domestic ferret
  • Domestic guinea pig
  • Domestic dog
  • Emerald tree boa
  • Giant African millipede
  • Giant leaf insect
  • Green iguana
  • Giant Indian fruit bat
  • Green-winged macaw
  • Hedgehog

Presentations are approximately 15 minutes long and are subject to animal and staff availability. Email

  • Hingeback tortoise
  • Kestrel falcon
  • Madagascar hissing cockroach
  • Magnificent tree frog
  • Opossum
  • Pancake tortoise
  • Poison frogs
  • Prehensile-tailed porcupine
  • Prehensile-tailed skink
  • Radiated tortoise
  • Rainbow boa
  • Southern tamandua
  • Striped skunk
  • Three-banded armadillo
  • Tomato frog
  • Two-toed sloth
  • White-nosed coati

Choose Your Venue

Pacific Seas Aquarium
Education Center
Asian Forest Sanctuary
Pacific Rim Plaza
South Pacific Aquarium
Plaza Cafe

Ready to book?

Questions? Contact us at 253.404.3823 or

Event Policies

(Yes, you need to read them.)