Sedgwick County Zoo

5555 Zoo Boulevard Wichita, KS
Max Capacity: 500 people
With over nine locations, choose an indoor or outdoor wedding at Sedgwick County Zoo. Stay warm year round in The Tropics with up to 20 guests. Have your reception or ceremony overlooking the pond in our rock structure, POET Gazebo. Enjoy the surroundings of the Nganda Village with 150 family and friends. The Downing Gorilla Forest is a perfect indoor location for an intimate reception or ceremony while viewing the gorillas. Our open-air Pepsi Pavilion is a great location for a large ceremony and/or reception with the adjoining field while providing the perfect setting for your wedding amid the sounds of the zoo. Enjoy an outdoor wedding in the Veldt Field and Tent. The Veldt Field and Tent is great for larger groups while dancing under the stars. Celebrate with the elephants at the Overlook in the Elephants of the Zambezi River Valley.
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Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Auditorium - Cargill Learning Center
Big Bear Watering Hole
Board Room - Cargill Learning Center
Cargill Learning Center
Elephants of the Zambezi River Valley Overlook
Nganda Village
Pepsi Pavilion
POET Gazebo
Slawson Family Tiger Trek
The Downing Gorilla Forest
Tropics
Veldt Field And Tent
Wetland Room - Cargill Learning Center
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Historic Landmark/Registry
  • Meeting Room Wireless Internet Access Fee
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Visa, Master Card, American Express
  • Facility Location Setting: Conveniently located off I-235 on Zoo Boulevard. And centrally located close to downtown.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 5000
  • Nearest Airport: 6-10 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 9
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 1
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Seating Capacity: 500
  • Year Built: 1971
Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 300
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El Dorado, KS  
Capacity: 200
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Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 300
$350-$6,700 per event
Your wedding vision will become a reality in NOAH’S beautiful, versatile spaces. We offer the flexibility of an open-vendor policy, and nearly every element is customizable. Plus, all the essentials are already included, so you’re not paying extra fees for those special details. Come in for a tour and picture your perfect day at NOAH’S.
Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 450
$1,000-$3,000 per event
The Hudson is committed to providing a truly unique experience for whatever your event needs may be. Built in 1950, our values, attention to detail, and unparalleled customer service , are those of a simpler time that is reflected in every aspect of who we are as a company, even the architecture of our facility. We believe in the power of families, colleagues and friends coming together, to celebrate in all aspects : mind, body, and spirit. We are a 350 + capacity event venue located in downtown Wichita in the Commerce Street art district. To give you an idea of the classic style you'll see in our expansive venue... exposed brick walls, arched vaulted ceilings with steel beam rafters, crystal chandeliers, subway tiles, polished concrete floors, and preserved architectural features from Wichita's past. With a new outdoor stage and new 115 space parking lot being built behind our facility, and a one of a kind street art box car, we are THE space in Wichita, KS to host your celebrations.
Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 1000
$190-$690 per event
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Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 300
ABODE is a little unconventional and completely sensational. Offering 8,000 square feet of flexible event space in 3 unique and artful rooms that can easily transform into any theme or design style of your choosing. We can accommodate small groups of 25-50, up to events accommodating over 300 seated guests. Our team of event specialists, Kyle, Stefanie and Josh, will assist you with all the resources you need to create the event of your dreams! –Voted BEST VENUE in the Wichita Eagles Readers Choice award every year since we opened. –Open Catering –Stunning LED lighting system –Integrated audio/visual system with Crestron® Control 22 Bose® speakers –Two 7'x12' screens for video or slide projections –Al-a-carte or Package pricing available –Concierge service