Wedding and Receptions at the Indianapolis Zoo
Congratulations on Your Engagement!
Create the wedding of your dreams at the Indianapolis Zoo and
White River Gardens!
Experience gorgeous gardens, breathtaking views, and a choice of
memorable venues as the backdrop for your wedding related events
— including wedding ceremonies, receptions and rehearsal
dinners. There's an added bonus — staging your event at
the Indianapolis Zoo helps support our animal conservation
Wedding Pricing and Locations
Each Zoo location offers unique atmospheres that can be tailored
to your wedding vision. Find package options, facility pricing
and catering minimums within our
2013 Wedding Brochure.
Efroymson Wedding Garden: Ceremony location
within 3.3 acres of the outdoor White River Gardens. Available April through mid-October.
• Hulman Riverhouse:
Showcases one of the best views of
the downtown skyline with a wall of windows.
Located within White River Gardens. Seats up to
Dolphin Gallery: Celebrate with the dolphins! After Zoo hours, your group
receives private access to the world’s only underwater dolphin
viewing dome. Seats up to 250 guests.
Spacious open-air outdoor tent located toward the front
of the Zoo. Available May through the first weekend in
October. Seats up to 350 guests.
Experience an Indianapolis Zoo wedding:
Have a question? You’re not alone! That's why we've put together
a list of Frequently Asked
Plus, read what other happy couples
are saying about
the Zoo and Gardens on
Wedding Wire, which lists us as a top-rated
Thinking about hosting your big day at the Zoo and Gardens? For
more information or to book a site tour, contact the Zoo’s
Wedding Manager at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-630-2008
Or fill out our
online event form to request more
information about our venues.
CenterPlate is the Zoo’s exclusive caterer. Please contact the
CenterPlate Sales Manager at 317-488-5556 for all food,
beverage and room set-up questions.
Rental & Staging is our recommended
comprehensive audiovisual provider. Familiar with the Zoo, they
offer a full line of audio, video, lighting, and technical
support for indoor and outdoor events. Please contact your Zoo
representative for additional details.
Weddings at the Zoo allow you to host an
environmentally friendly event that utilizes green practices and
supports broader conservation efforts in an elegant atmosphere
with memorable photo opportunities. Learn more about the Zoo’s
Slideshow photos: Goldbergphoto.com, Giacanali.com, Wyant Photography, Ennis Photography, astracreative.com,
erinhession.com, Amanda Fales, Bello Romance Photography, Chad
Franz, Mike Sutler, and Innovatory Photography. Background cake
photo: Kortni Fennig.