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.


Franklin Park Zoo, Outdoor/Tent Not Included


5,000 people standing and 1,000 seated


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 of $10 for Adults, Children and Seniors (Children under 2 are free).

Members enter free with their membership card.

Suggested Event

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