Plan an Event

Zoo Atlanta offers year-round daytime and evening events for 20 to 5,000 guests. The fresh offerings of Nourish Events, Zoo Atlanta’s preferred caterer, will delight any palate. From backyard barbecues to plated dinners, our culinary staff will transform your event into a memorable experience. Feed your imagination!


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 event

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, Nourish Events will work with you to create the perfect menu of fresh offerings for you and your group! Feed your imagination with Nourish Events.

Holiday Entertaining

Discover the coolest place in Atlanta to host your holiday entertaining. The Zoo Atlanta Special Events team is here to help you plan your holiday party. We offer early booking promotions so event spaces book quickly. Email of call now to reserve before key dates disappear!


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

Phone: 404.624.5650 l Fax: 404.624.2819

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