When the sun starts to set the fun begins with a themed party at Audubon Zoo. Let Audubon help you throw a fun evening event with good food and a casual flair.
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Beach Blanket Bingo
Grab your swim suit or favorite Aloha shirt for 1950s retro party at Gator Run in Cool Zoo.
It is the perfect scene for Frankie and Annette! This section of Audubon Zoo's splash park offers two sandy beaches, a lazy river, outdoor patio seating and party lights. We also have a special Beach Party menu with everything from classic seaside fare to a grill menu that will keep you coming back for more.
Game Night Tailgate Party
Football season is always a reason for good friends and sports fans to gather.
Tailgate at the Zoo's Picnic Pavilion offering free parking, a private entrance from the parking lot, volleyball court, grassy lawn, covered picnic area and space to accommodate live music and inflatables. Wondering what to feed your friends? A new Tailgate Party catering menu is available to feed the crowd before the big game.
Outdoor Grill Party
When the weather cools down the outdoor grills spring to life!
Summer is synonymous with firing up the grill and it is a great excuse to dream up fun outdoor party ideas for friends and family to enjoy. Audubon Zoo can help you with your plans by offering an exciting Outdoor Grill Party theme. You provide the guests and we'll provide the setting with a delicious Grill menu offering classics favorites, upscale dishes, fresh seafood, vegetables, hearty entrees and desserts (grilled pound cake, yum!).
ZOOvie VIP Night
ZOOvie nights at Audubon Zoo are crowd favorites.
Invite your guests to a ZOOvie night at Audubon Zoo and add the Picnic Pavilion as a VIP area. Located to the side of the ZOOvie the Picnic Pavilion allows you to incorporate a ZOOvie into your party plans and make the evening unforgettable.