Grab your swim suit or favorite Aloha shirt for a summer outdoor party party at Cool Zoo. This wild and wet splash park also includes Gator Run with a lazy river, two sandy beaches, and outdoor patio seating. In addition, there is a Beach Party menu with everything from classic seaside fare to a grill menu that will keep you coming back for more!
Location: Audubon Zoo
Capacity: Up to 1,500
Cool Zoo, a wild and wet splash park with a huge alligator water slide
Gator Run offers a 750-foot lazy river, two sand beaches and lounge chairs
Lockers, family restroom and outdoor showers
Rafts for all lazy river floaters; kids under 48 inches will need a life jacket (supplied by Audubon Zoo)
Outdoor patio seating and party lights
Summer fun atmosphere
Non-traditional party venue
Daytime Events: Only available on weekends in September. Read more.
Evening Events: Available one hour after the Zoo closes. Read more.
Sample Menus: Grill packages, picnic menus, snoball stands, bars and beverages. Read more.
For inquiries about Cool Zoo, contact our event experts at (504) 212-5301 or fill out the inquiry form below.
The Labyrinth Created as a calming, meditative space, the Labyrinth is a gift to park-goers to provide respite and escape from daily pressures. What better place to speak your intentions for the future?
Tree of Life Many couples choose The Tree Of Life for their special day due to the legend which says the tree was first planted as a wedding gift for the bride of a New Orleans plantation owner many years ago. And the gift of love still stands today.
St. Charles Avenue Entrance The St. Charles Avenue entrance to Audubon Park is quite possibly the grandest and most majestic area of the park. Located steps from the streetcar line, it is not uncommon for couples and wedding parties, dressed in wedding finery, to arrive by streetcar for a ceremony in this charming location.
Cecile’s Crepe Myrtle Grove The crepe myrtle grove is exactly as named. There is a circular path around the grove and a small open field in the middle, a perfect setting to pledge vows. This area is beautifully landscaped and graced with dozens of crepe myrtles.
LOCATION: AUDUBON LOUISIANA NATURE CENTER - 11000 Lake Forest Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70127
Audubon Nature Institute is currently not offering rentals for the Audubon Louisiana Nature Center Classroom, Interpretive Center, and Planetarium.
Entergy Giant Screen Theater
Entergy Giant Screen Theater is available for meetings and presentations. Welcome your guests with theater-style popcorn and then wow them with a presentation on the five-and-a-half-story screen. Explore the possibilities of moving a routine gathering to a state-of-the-art theater downtown at the river's edge.
For inquiries about the Entergy Giant Screen Theater, contact our event experts at (504) 212-5301 or fill out the inquiry form below.