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Make your event unforgettable with natural connections.


You have the cause, the heart and the enthusiasm – now you just need the perfect venue to host your fundraiser. Look no further than the serene, natural setting at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo. Our unique facilities and gourmet food will excite your guests – not only for your event, but also for your cause.

In addition to your personal selections, your event will also include:

  • Tablecloths in white, black or vanilla
  • Linen napkins in an array of colors
  • Banquet servers*

*Excludes Chef Attendant and Bartenders

Please note that all food and beverages must be purchased through the Zoo’s on-site Catering Department, with the exception of specialty cakes accompanying a purchased Zoo catering package.

  • Tampa Bay City Pass
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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