Renting the Zoo
Looking for a wild place to host your next private party or corporate event? Look no further! Zoo Boise is available for private group rentals, after regular operating hours.
What better way to celebrate with family and friends or thank your employees than to open up Zoo Boise for them after hours? Add in great food and exciting activities and you have an event sure to be remembered by all.
Zoo Boise is available to rent year round any day of the week in the evenings from 5:30-9:00pm. You may rent the entire zoo, or just the African Plains exhibit. Events at the zoo are held rain or shine.(Refunds are not given due to weather.)
Rental price includes admission to Zoo Boise, conservation fee, parking, use of stage, public address system, microphone/speaker system, and security.
You may request to have the Zootique Gift Shop
Expedition Grill open during your rental (minimum purchase amount required)
Click here for 2013 rental rates.
You may also add amenities to your rental. Click here for details.
Optional Amenities Include:
- Animal Presentation
- Butterflies in Bloom*
- Carousel Rides*
- Conservation Cruise Rides
- Giraffe Encounter*
- Wallaby Walk-About*
- Cotton Candy & Pop Corn
- Amplified Sound Permit
- Alcohol Permit
*Require rental of the entire zoo
If you wish to have food at your event, full service catering is available through our preferred caterer, Taste of the Wild.
Click here for a menu.
Please contact the cartering office with any questions by calling 208-384-4260 x 109 or via email
For more information, reservations, or to inquire about rentals during business hours, please call 208-384-4125 x209 or email.
We look forward to hosting your next event at Zoo Boise!