Utica Zoo’s Rotary Pavilion Rentals

This is YOUR Utica Zoo, so come and celebrate with the animals!

Weddings, rehearsals, reunions, and receptions; services, ceremonies, and company picnics; meetings, meet-ups, and much more!

Tier Three Rental: Utica Zoo is your event planner. We do all the work for you!

Pricing starts at $2,000 for 3+ hour rental, during or after zoo hours with 100-250 guests max. Additional hours can be added for $150 per hour. Personalized service and rentals make your event unique. The possibilities are endless at this level. Additional fees for tables, chairs, linens, animal presentations, chandeliers, heaters, lights, centerpieces, candles, plants, podium, band riser, beer garden/cocktail area, caterer’s tent, and pavilion tent sides. *Alcohol can only be served after zoo hours and you must provide a NYS Liquor Authority-licensed caterer, and a certificate of insurance naming the Utica Zoo as additionally insured must be presented 7 days before the event.

We encourage you to call our Events Coordinator to talk about the price structure and possibilities! (315) 738-0472 Ext. 22.

Tier Two Rental: 3 hours+, 100 to 250 guests, all animals on exhibit.

Pricing starts at $1,700 during zoo hours, and $2,000 for after zoo hours. Add additional hours for $150 per hour. Includes 50 zoo admissions (group rate after 50 people), deck tent, picnic tables, access to our grill, and your decorations. *Alcohol can only be served after zoo hours and you must provide a NYS Liquor Authority-licensed caterer, and a certificate of insurance naming the Utica Zoo as additionally insured must be presented 7 days before the event.

We encourage you to call our Events Coordinator to talk about the price structure and possibilities! (315) 738-0472 Ext. 22.

Tier One Rental: 3 hour rental with up to 100 guests

Pricing starts at $600 for a weekday rental, $800 for a weekend rental, and $1,000 for a weekend rental with more animals on exhibit. Prices include zoo admission for 25 people (group rate after 25 people). Enjoy our picnic tables, grill, and you decorate (1 hour prior) to personalize your event. *A certificate of insurance naming Utica Zoo as additionally insured must be presented 7 days before your event.

We encourage you to call our Events Coordinator to talk about the price structure and possibilities! (315) 738-0472 Ext. 22.