Picnics | Kansas City Zoo

Purrfect Picnics

The Kansas City Zoo’s picnic packages are the purr-fect solution for company outings, family events and much more.
Experience animals, rides and entertainment on the wild side!
Picnic packages have a 40 person minimum and children 2 and under are always free. Parking is complimentary.

 

Peacock Package

$20/person

All day Zoo admission
2 hour space rental
Catered meal
Onsite event coordinator

Ape Package

$24/person

All day Zoo admission
2 hour space rental
Catered meal
Onsite event coordinator
Unlimited rides on train, tram and carousel

Most popular!

Lion Package

$28/person

All day Zoo admission
2 hour space rental
Catered meal
Onsite event coordinator
Unlimited rides on train, tram and carousel
Face painting or a caricature artist

Elephant Package

$32/person

All day Zoo admission
2 hour space rental
Catered meal
Onsite event coordinator
Unlimited rides on train, tram and carousel
Face painting or a caricature artist
Animal encounter

Details

Elephant Package includes the option of either:

Penguin Encounter
Watch as a Zookeeper assists one of the Zoo’s penguins as it struts its feathers at your event. Penguin encounters are scheduled at 12:15pm.

OR

Animal Meet and Greet
Enjoy 60 minutes of a close-up encounter with two to four small mammals, reptiles or amphibians.

Animal encounters require a 30 day reservation.

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Contact 816-595-1209 or events@fotzkc.org to reserve your date

Add-ons


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Platinum Ride Upgrade

$4/person

Includes unlimited rides on train, tram, carousel, African sky safari, and boat.

Applicable to Ape, Lion, or Elephant Packages.

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Zoo Bucks

Sold in $5 increments

Zoo Bucks can be used at all Zoo restaurants and gift shops.

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A/V Equipment

Microphone and speaker $100
Projector and Screen/Flat Screen TV $100
Podium $50
Complete Package $200

Locations


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Lower Lobby

Accommodates 150

Inside, climate controlled.

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Polar Bear Picnic Area

Accommodates 60

Outside, covered

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Tropics Tent

Accommodates 400

Outside, covered

Catering


Tell our event staff your menu choice and let us do the rest.

Download picnic menus

Contact 816-595-1209 or events@fotzkc.org to reserve your date