Santa Barbara Zoo Event Locations
Hilltop & Palm Garden
A gorgeous Hill Top with a 360 degree view of the Mountains and Santa Barbara Harbor. A large space for memorable weddings, large corporate picnics, social gatherings and more!
Site Fee Includes: The site rental from 4:00p.m.-10:00p.m., admission and parking for up to 200 guests. If the number of guests attending your event exceeds 200, an additional $18 per person for parking is required (in addition to the site fee). Two event hosts to assist with deliveries/escorts, and a friendly, yet professional, security guard will be on duty during your event.
Monday through Thursday (April – October)- 4,200.00
Friday, Saturday, or Sunday (April – October) - 5,200.00
Would you like to reserve the whole Zoo exclusively for your event? Give your guests the opportunity to really “spread their wings” after hours, for an additional fee of $2,000. None of the Zoo’s other event sites will be reserved for another private event on your date. This option includes Animals Out Late from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., a private look at our animals after hours. Available for Hilltop evening events only, based on availability.