Woodland Park Zoo

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601 North 59th Street

Seattle, WA 98103

Event Planning & Group Sales


Lancer Catering: 206.548.2662



Capacity: Rain Forest Food Pavilion can accommodate up to 200 seated, 250 reception–style

Catering: Lancer Catering is the exclusive caterer of Woodland Park Zoo

Price Range: Rates vary based on space; nonprofit organizations qualify for a reduced rate

Deposit: Deposit of half the venue fee required to hold a date. Balance due one month prior to event.

ADA: Woodland Park Zoo is fully accessible

Parking: Parking is complimentary for after–hours events; during regular zoo hours, parking is $6

Tables & Chairs: Woodland Park Zoo will make necessary arrangements for table and chair needs

Staff: Provided by Lancer Catering

Bar Facilities: Full–service bar and staff provided by Lancer Catering; services with hosted or no–host options are available

Linens, China, etc: Provided by Lancer Catering to accommodate event formality

Cleanup: Provided by Lancer Catering; guests are asked to remove items brought in


Hailed as one the finest zoos in the world, Woodland Park Zoo offers the best in corporate and private event planning. Amid a 92–acre botanical setting with more than 300 species of animals and 1,000 species of plants, your guests will be instantaneously transported to nearly every region of the world. Don’t forget, funds generated from your event help support the zoo’s top–notch animal care, education, and conservation programs that are helping to preserve wildlife species all over the world!

Leave the planning to us! From meetings to dinner receptions, and family picnics to holiday parties, our experienced sales and catering staff will custom–design your event to meet any and all of your event needs!