Please note: Due to the Caribbean Festival Parade on Saturday, August 29, vehicular access and parking will be greatly affected around Franklin Park Zoo. Beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m., Peabody Circle will be closed to vehicular traffic and vehicular access to Franklin Park Zoo will only be available from the Shea Rotary on Morton Street. Parking for Zoo guests will only be available at the Giraffe entrance accessed via Pierpont Road.

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Serengeti Crossing

Host your special event in the large open area right in front of Serengeti Crossing, near Franklin Park Zoo’s main entrance. Serengeti Crossing is a four-acre expanse featuring open grasslands and rolling wooded hills. Look for ostrich, Grant’s zebras and white-bearded wildebeests.

Location

Franklin Park Zoo, Outdoor/Tent Not Included

Capacity

5,000 people standing and 1,000 seated

Availability

April through October, mornings and evenings

Venue Price

$4,200 for mornings and/or evenings
(Zoo members and non-profit groups receive 10% discount off of total venue price.)
Tents and tables may be rented at an additional cost.

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.

Suggested Event

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