Zoo Rentals

Host your event at the Zoo!

The wildest place in town to host a wedding, picnic, corporate event, or any special gathering.

Lincoln Children's Zoo has a variety of indoor and outdoor locations to create the perfect setting for private parties and events of all sizes. Make your event one your guests will never forget by adding special behind-the-scenes tours, animal demonstrations or train rides. Grill out or dine in by utilizing the Zoo's catering options.

Choosing the Zoo for your event supports animal care and education and conservation projects.

Ready to book your event or have additional questions?

Email bwhitmore@lincolnzoo.org or call 402.475.6741 ext. 0.

Event Venues

Animal Encounters

2 Shows • $300 
Add an animal encounter to your event and experience some of our rare and dynamic species that will inspire and amaze. Meet our animal care staff and discover more about wildlife and conservation. 

Shows may include the following animals: African Serval, Cape Porcupine, Prehensile Tailed Porcupine, Two Toed Sloth and more. 



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