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.
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 - August from 6 - 9 p.m.
Komodo Kingdom: $2,500
Perfect for banquets, receptions and parties. Available year round for three hours 6 – 11 p.m. Additional hours available $200 per hour.
Owl Package: $3,700
Rent the entire zoo just for your event! The package includes animals on exhibit, admission and parking for 200 guests and use of our covered picnic areas. Available May - September from 6 - 9 p.m.
- $500 - Legends of the Wild: Includes access to Penguin Point and Legends of the Wild exhibits for the first hour of your event.
- $200 per hour - Carousel & train rides
- $50 - Animal encounter
Nonprofit organizations will receive a 15% discount off evening events. 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