Important Health and Safety Update

In accordance with the City of Calgary Mandatory Measures (as of October 26, 2020), all private gatherings, including weddings, are limited to 15 people whether indoors or outdoors. 

Private Events

Celebrate summer, Stampede event, family celebration or a corporate party with a barbecue at the Calgary Zoo. You don’t even have to worry about flipping burgers; our chefs grill everything fresh. They will also customize your BBQ catering to suit your tastes or event theme. Plus, every barbecue hosted at the zoo helps support wildlife conservation efforts.

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. 

  • Perfect for garden party receptions, Stampede breakfasts, picnics and barbecues
  • Capacity: 100 – 1,000 (300 seated)
  • Availability: May through September