Plan an Event

Host your next event in the heart of the wild without ever leaving Atlanta! Treat your guests to spectacular scenery, innovative culinary creations and transformative experiences with a wedding, corporate event, company picnic, cocktail reception or birthday party that simply won’t be compared with any other venue in the city.

Zoo Atlanta is proud to present Proof of the Pudding, Atlanta’s premier caterer, as your source for inspiring menus for every occasion, large or small.


Host the most talked-about event in town at one of the most unique places in the city. Look no further for the perfect destination for your wedding, birthday party, family reunion, conference meeting, business luncheon or company picnic.

Corporate events

Zoo Atlanta offers a wide variety of day sponsorships which allow companies to reach consumers directly in a fun and uncluttered environment. These events include special animal demonstrations, storytellers, raffles, live music, discounted admission offers and more. The events are tailored to meet the marketing objectives of our corporate partners and result in maximum exposure.

Catered Events

We can accommodate a wide variety of events, with room to be creative.  Whether you’re a group of 20 or a group of 1,000, Proof of the Pudding will work with you to create the perfect menu of fresh offerings for you and your group! Feed your imagination with Proof of the Pudding.


Chinese Plaza and Panda Veranda

Host an unforgettable reception or seated dinner at one of only four locations in the U.S. where your guests can…

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Conservation ARC (Resource Center)

Combo rental: Entire Conservation Action Resource Center (ARC) to include Coca-Cola World Studio, Ford Conservation Conference Room and TECHlab Rent…

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Entire Zoo Rental

Make your event the stuff of dreams! The entire Zoo is yours for an exclusive and unforgettable experience. Rentals are…

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Flamingo Plaza

Atlanta’s only flock of Chilean flamingos welcomes you with a one-of-a-kind backdrop for your cocktail reception or al fresco dinner…

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Ford Conservation Room

From larger business meetings to perfectly-appointed receptions or seated dinners, this versatile 2,000 square-foot space comes with a built-in audiovisual…

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Ford Pavilion and Grand Patio

A destination for large company picnics, unforgettable wedding receptions, black-tie galas, corporate dinners and much more, this 16,000 square-foot covered…

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Georgia eXtremes

Adjacent to the Zoo’s award-winning Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience, this intimate indoor venue features tranquil underwater…

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Publix Birthday Party Pavilion

Host your birthday party or small company picnic in the heart of where the fun is! Located in the center…

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Scaly Slimy Spectacular

Invite your guests on a visually stunning and educational journey in the indoor Scaly Slimy Spectacular. The complex is home…

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Takamenda Gorilla Deck

Host cocktails under the stars or dine al fresco in an intimate event setting in the heart of the Zoo’s…

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Team-building retreats, small meetings and more intimate receptions are a perfect fit for this space, which also features a natural…

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The Coca-Cola World Studio

Ideal for awards ceremonies, corporate meetings, lectures and film screenings, this space features a 10’ X 13’ built-in screen with…

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Venue Rental Guide

For a full guide of all our available venues please download the PDF below.

Venue Rental Guide (PDF)


Contact us for further information about our venue rental and catering.

Phone: 404.624.5600 l Fax: 404.624.2819