Plan Your After Hours Party
Come experience the wonder of the Akron Zoo in the evening after it closes to the public. After hours parties offer a private and unique experience while the animals are most active.
Masks/face coverings are required for all guests 10 years and older while visiting the zoo.
Lehner Family Zoo Gardens: $1,000
Great for cocktail parties! This package includes access to the beautiful Lehner Family Zoo Gardens, Nature's View and parking. Available May - September from 5 - 8 p.m.
Komodo Kingdom: $2,500
Due to COVID-19, we are unable to rent Komodo Kingdom for events. Please check back at a later date for availability.
Owl Package: $3,700
Rent the entire zoo just for your event! The package includes animals on habitat, admission and parking for 200 guests and use of our covered picnic areas. Available May - September from 5 - 8 p.m.
New Experience! Pride of Africa: $750
Rent Landon & Cynthia Knight Pride of Africa for your next event! The package includes admission and parking for 50 guests with the lions, gazelle, storks and guinea fowl on habitat. Available May - September from 5 - 8 p.m.
- $200 per hour - Carousel & train rides
- $50 - Animal encounter
Nonprofit organizations will receive a 10% discount off. Discounts do not apply to admission fees or extras.
GroupRentals@akronzoo.org or 330-375-2550 ext. 7384.
Minimum 60 day advanced booking required. To book your party, contact our Group Rental department at