The Minnesota Zoo’s lush grounds and serene settings form a beautiful and unique backdrop for your special day. Treat your guests to the Zoo in a private setting, while celebrating your special occasion.


One of the Minnesota Zoo’s internationally acclaimed exhibits is a one-of-a-kind setting for your event.

Lakeside Terrace

Located on the Zoo’s new Central Plaza, the Lakeside Terrace is a seasonal venue that overlooks the Main Lake while the bride and groom deliver their vows under a beautiful willow tree.

Call of the Wild

The Minnesota Zoo’s restaurant is magically transformed into an elegant banquet facility.