From fully-catered corporate dinners to small day-time meetings, we have a variety of options at the Park and Zoo to suit your needs while providing your guests with a one-of-a-kind experience.
Our stunning venues can accommodate:
- Holiday parties
- Conferences and meetings
- Retirement parties
- Dinner events
Celebrations, Banquets, and Holiday Parties
We have venue and service options for every taste, size, and budget at the Park and Zoo. With experienced staff and unique venues there’s no better place to host your corporate event.
The Leaf offers a brand new experience at the Park for larger events or intimate gatherings. Our signature Zoo venue, Gateway to the Arctic, is located in the Zoo's Journey to Churchill exhibit. This venue offers incredible opportunities to view polar bears while entertaining your guests. At Assiniboine Park, host your event in a serene setting surrounded by nature at The Pavilion or the Qualico Family Centre.
For more information and a full list of our unique venues at Assiniboine Park and Zoo, visit our Weddings & Celebrations page.
The Pavilion Atrium and the Tamarack Room at the Qualico Family Centre, as well as the Banquet Hall and Elm Room at The Leaf, are available for events taking place throughout the day. Whether you’re interested in a daytime retreat, board meeting, team bulding, or AGM, our catering team will work with you every step of the way to ensure each detail of your event is perfect.
The Pavilion is full of elegance and offers stunning views of Assiniboine Park. The Qualico Family Centre is a one-of-a-kind venue in a breathtaking natural setting looking out onto the Riley Family Duck Pond. The Leaf can accomodate larger gatherings in an expansive banquet hall or more intimate meetings in the gorgeous new Elm Room.
Whether you’re having a light or full breakfast and lunch, our in-house catering team will work with you to create a menu that will please every palate. All food is supplied, prepared and served by the Assiniboine Park Conservancy.
Rent The Zoo for an Evening
Wow your guests by offering them an experience of a life-time - a private evening at Assiniboine Park Zoo. Enjoy exclusive access to the entire Zoo after the general public has left for the night. We can accommodate everything from strolling receptions to family-friendly parties and formal catered events.
The private Zoo evening experience is available from May through September.
Volume Ticket Zoo Admission Options
Let your employees, clients, or customers explore Assiniboine Park Zoo at their leisure. Contact Ryan Plysuik, firstname.lastname@example.org, for assistance.
25 - 99 tickets: 12% discount off general admission rates
100 - 299 tickets: 20% discount off general admission rates
300+ tickets: 30% discount off general admission rates
Tickets are valid for one year (from date of purchase)
Order must be paid for at time of purchase (can be invoiced with pre-approved credit account)
Menus & Catering
From standing cocktail receptions to formal gourmet dinners, our in-house catering team will work with you to create a reception that will satisfy both your palate and your budget.