Social Events
Private event at the Fort Worth Zoo

Social Events

Social Events

Events at the Fort Worth Zoo

We bring the WOW.
A world away from traditional event spaces, the Zoo offers everything you need to dazzle your guests, including the opportunity to have up-close animal encounters. For those looking to make a lasting impression, the Fort Worth Zoo offers an incredible variety of memorable settings for your next event.

Big or small. Always just right.
The Fort Worth Zoo offers a wide range of event spaces that can accommodate anywhere from 75 to more than 3,000 guests in attire ranging from boots to black tie. With a variety of venues to choose from, your guests can enjoy an all-new experience year after year. Let us elevate your next event with our spectacular in-house catering, staging and professional staff – the only thing you’ll have to worry about is what to wear!

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Venues Options

Venues Capacity
Bluebonnet Cafe and Deck 200 to 400
Texas Wild! 200 to 3,000
Picnic Outpost 200 to 400
Savanna Events Pavilion 300 to 1,200
Portraits of the Wild Art Gallery 75 to 180
Crocodile Cafe and MOLA Gardens 75 to 175






It’s feeding time.
Did you know the Fort Worth Zoo offers full in-house catering services? Our professionally-trained chefs can prepare everything from a barbecue picnic to a five-star dinner. From simple to stunning, it’s always superb.

Event Add-Ons

  • Animal encounters
  • Wild Photos
  • Face painting
  • Scavenger hunts
  • Zoo bucks
  • Caricature artists
  • Airbrush tattoo artist
  • Bingo


Request information

For more information, contact the event sales department:
Fort Worth Zoo
1989 Colonial Parkway
Fort Worth, TX 76110
phone: 817-759-7300
fax: 817-759-7501