Open every day of the year
Summer Hours (Mar 1 - Oct 31)
Admissions Open 9am to 5pm
Grounds close at 6pm
Ages 12-64: $17
Ages 65+: $14
Ages 3-11: $12
2 and Under: Free
2017 Free Days:
11/3, 11/6, 11/16
Denver Zoo offers an inspiring, energizing and decidedly unique venue to create a memorable event your guests will talk about for a long time to come. Best of all, by choosing Denver Zoo for your event you’re helping us secure a better world for animals.
Think outside of the banquet-hall-box for your next corporate event. Whether your “pack” is gathering for an employee appreciation event, company picnic, quarterly meeting, team building, conference or you’re looking to wow your newest clients, Denver Zoo is an inspiring, energizing, and decidedly unique venue. Add an animal demonstration or other enhancements and you’ll be set for a roaring good time! Our event specialists treat you as the “mane” attraction and cater to your needs offering amazing experiences, distinctive menus and a beautiful atmosphere, making every event remarkable.
Zoo Lights provides the perfect backdrop for holiday celebrations. Come and experience a light safari with more than 60 brilliantly-illuminated acres of lights, featuring more than 150 animated animal sculptures that swing through trees, jump across lawns, hide in bushes and appear in places where they’re least expected. As part of the event rental package you will receive a private room and admission to Zoo Lights.
Denver Zoo’s beautiful outdoor or indoor venues- complete with rare and exotic wildlife- provide the perfect space to gather with the ones that mean the most to you, from family members to classmates, teammates and friends. Whatever the occasion, family reunion, wedding, anniversary, Bar Mitzvah, Quinceañera, we have a variety of options to help you find the ideal venue to make new memories.
To get more information on special occasions, or to book your party, please call 720-337-1679
Denver Zoo offers the wildest birthday parties in town, without the hassle, that are purrfect for children ages 2-12 and will delight more mature guests as well. Many options are available for all ages and include party space, private live animal encounters. Birthday celebrations at Denver Zoo provide the opportunity for guests to connect with furry and feathered friends that they will never forget.
PLEASE NOTE: Birthday party programs are undergoing redevelopment. We will have a Zoo It Yourself package available starting April 1st, all hosted birthday party packages will not be available until June. We look forward to serving you in 2017 with our brand new program! To be put on our interest list please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will contact you when packages are ready! Thank you for your patience.
Looking for ways to take your event to the next level? Denver Zoo offers several options to enhance and enrich your event from animal encounters to rides on the Conservation Carousel.