Hosting your corporate event at the Calgary Zoo can have more meaning than just the bottom line. Your business helps support the zoo's conservation efforts and brings awareness to the animals we share the earth with, especially those that are endangered.
We are open for 2021 & 2022 Corporate Event bookings!
Looking for a one-of-a-kind venue to host a corporate meeting, special holiday experience or team building event? We've got the ultimate backdrop!
We support a very flexible cancelation policy if you need to change your Event date. Please ask us for more details.
Important Health and Safety Update: Alberta’s Open for Summer Plan
Alberta has entered Stage 2 as of June 10th, 2021.
Please visit Alberta.ca for more COVID-19 Information. The 3-stage roadmap outlines how restrictions will ease while protecting the health-care system and increasing vaccinations rates in the province.
Here is the reopening plan from an Event perspective:
- Outdoor social gatherings – up to 20 people with distancing (Indoor social gatherings still not permitted)
- Funeral services – up to 20 people, indoors and outdoors (receptions permitted outdoors only)
- Wedding ceremonies – up to 20 people, indoors and outdoors (receptions permitted outdoors only)
- Youth activities (day camps, overnight camps, play centres) – resume with restrictions
- Distancing and masking requirements remain in effect
- All restrictions lifted, including ban on indoor social gatherings
*NEW* Corporate Admission Package
New for 2021, we are welcoming small groups to the zoo through our Corporate Admissions Packages. Consider our customizable packages if you're looking for a safe way to celebrate your employees and their families. These packages allow your guests to use them at their leisure and can include either Food & Beverage vouchers or other pre-arranged options for your guests. Learn more.
*NEW* Locked Zoo - Corporate Team Builder
Unlock a NEW event offering for your organization - Locked Zoo! The Locked Zoo corporate team builder is a customizable escape challenge and team building event for adults. Explore the grounds, get to know your colleagues, and participate in conservation themed games during this fun and safe event. Learn more.
Meeting and Banquet Facilities
The Calgary Zoo creates and executes events that are customer driven and supported by service excellence! Whether you are planning a customer appreciation, product launch or a corporate meeting, we have a venue to give it a unique flair. Parking, easy access from the downtown core and LRT access make the Calgary Zoo the perfect place for your event.
Make your Christmas party a "natural" wonder amongst the flora and fauna at the Calgary Zoo. Whether it's a kid's breakfast or lunch party or an adults-only, glamorous nighttime gala, your guests will enjoy the best cuisine Calgary has to offer, stunning views and a scene-setting walk through the dazzling ZOOLIGHTS on the pay to the party. Choose from multiple locations to host your event. Ask our Event Sales team about weekday Christmas party incentives.
A top spot for corporate barbecues and picnics with a fantastic natural backdrop, the Eurasian Gateway Tent at the Calgary Zoo works double duty as both an indoor and outdoor venue for company events. Gather your best clients together for some fun, or throw a company barbecue to reward your staff. Available from May to September.
Corporate Team Builders
The Calgary Zoo is a natural spot to host a team builder event. Explore the grounds, get to know your colleagues & friends, and participate in conservation themed games. For more information on Scavenger Hunts, Zoomazing Race, Zoovivor or “Escape Extinction”, contact us today!
The Calgary Zoo's Culinary Team fosters a farm-to-table mentality. We grow everything from kale and Swiss chard to herbs and our own cardamom. We strive to grow as much of our own produce as possible and utilize local suppliers to supplement it. The zoo supports programs like Oceanwise and only sources sustainable seafood. Whether you are looking for an elegant reception or intimate get-together, the team has a variety of interesting and unique catering options.
Contact us today for more information!
Phone: (403) 232-7770
Email: [email protected]