Have your picnic at the Zoo!

With room for anywhere from 50 to 5,000 guests, the Zoo’s Waterfowl Pavilion area provides an ideal setting for picnics large and small. Perfect for corporate picnics, social gatherings, family reunions, and more.


You can add more fun to your picnic! Ask our Rental Office about purchasing carousel passes, Giraffe Feeding Station tickets or Animal Ambassador visits for your guests.

Approved Picnic Caterers

Suggested Hotels

Suggested Vendors for Pavilion Events

More about the Waterfowl Pavilion

Questions? Contact the Rental Office at 443-552-5277 or email rentals@marylandzoo.org. Are you a corporate member? Want to become one? One of the many benefits of corporate membership is discounts on Zoo rentals for company events, meetings, and picnics. Click here to find out more.