The wildest way to host a wedding, picnic, corporate event, or any special gathering.



Set on 92 acres, Woodland Park Zoo offers 19 unique and natural locations to host private parties and events of all sizes. With a selection of wild and fun activities and venues that will transport your guests all over the globe, your next event surely will be one your guests will talk about for a long time to come!

Our onsite caterer, Levy, is happy to prepare a delicious selection of food to fit any theme or budget. By choosing the zoo for your private event you are supporting our quality animal care, education and conservation projects and helping to preserve species and habitats for generations.


All event inquires will now be handled by the new Bramble & Wood events website. For more information, you can reach us at or 206.548.2590.




Catering Information

Please call 206.545.2044, or email

Contact Us

For more information, you can reach us at or 206.548.2590.

Our Mission

Woodland Park Zoo saves wildlife and inspires everyone to make conservation a priority in their lives.

Land Acknowledgment

Woodland Park Zoo recognizes that these are the lands of the Tribal signatories of the Treaty of Point Elliott. We acknowledge their stewardship of this place continues to this day and that it is our responsibility to join them to restore the relationship with the living world around us.

5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98103   |  206.548.2500  |

Association of Zoos & Aquariums
Seattle Parks & Recreation
Humane Certification