Oak Lea Tent

This grassy 40 x 40 tented area is located behind the Zoo’s state-of-the art 10,000 square-foot playground and Butterfly Landing.


Franklin Park Zoo, Outdoor/Tented


200 people standing and up to 160 seated


April through October for day or evening events

Venue Price

  • $1,750 for all-day rental
  • $400 per hour for private and corporate functions.

(Zoo members and non-profit groups receive 10% discount off of total venue price.)

Admission Tickets

Admission tickets must be purchased for daytime events at a discounted rate:

  • Adults: $10.00
  • Children: $6.00
  • Seniors: $9.00
  • Children under 2: Free

Members enter free with their membership card.


40 x 40 tent with 20 picnic tables.

Suggested Event

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