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Rent the Buffalo Zoo!

Outdoor Rental Sites

Full Zoo Rental

Imagine the amazement of your guests as they are treated to an exclusive adventure with the beauty of the Zoological Gardens as the backdrop. It’s the perfect atmosphere to make a special occasion, spectacular.
Seasonal, May to October
Available after regular Zoo hours

Zoofari Courtyard

This tented site provides a classic setting for any event. Located off Meadow Drive, the Courtyard offers a semi-private area surrounded by greenery and a spectacular view of Delaware Park.
Seasonal, May to October
Accommodates: 100

Indoor Rental Sites

Children’s Resource Center

A climate controlled full-service banquet hall that offers a scenic view of the bison yard and Delaware Park. Space can be divided to suit small gatherings or can be used in full to accommodate larger events.

Available all year round – depending on availability
Full Room Accommodates: 300 standing / 220 seated
2/3 Room Accommodates: 200 standing / 150 seated
1/3 Room Accommodates: 100 standing / 80 seated

Contact Us

For more information or to book a private event, please call (716) 559-1072 or email