Blank Park Zoo

7401 Sw 9th St, Des Moines, IA
515-974-2506
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Capacity: 500 people

About Blank Park Zoo

Host your next event at Blank Park Zoo! We offer a variety of spaces as well as activities to make your event truly unique. Invite animals to be up close and personal with your guests and enjoy reduced admission to Iowa's Wildest Adventure. From small team meetings to company retreats and outings, the Zoo will make a lasting impression on your guests. Bridal showers, baby showers, graduation parties, holiday parties, the possibilities are endless!

Package Pricing

Event Rentals
$150 - $4,500 /event
Pricing for parties and meetings only
Ceremony Only Packages
$500 - $1,200 /event
Pricing for weddings only
Reception Only Packages
$3,000 - $5,500 /event
Pricing for weddings only
Ceremony & Reception Packages
$3,500 - $6,000 /event
Pricing for weddings only

Event Spaces

Africa Pavilion
Africa Pavilion
Entire Venue
Entire Venue
Zoo Plex
Zoo Plex
Discovery Center
Discovery Center
Large Pavilion
Large Pavilion
Venue Types
Amenities
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500
  • Year Renovated: 2005