Summer plans are already being made with picnics, on-sale now for summer 2020 at the Minnesota Zoo. The Minnesota Zoo features 2 private picnic sites which can accommodate groups from 65 to 1,500 guests. Call or email for a complementary picnic proposal.

Hosting a picnic at the Minnesota Zoo creates community and shows your employees you care. Choose customized picnic options which can include a team building activity or face painter for the kids. Picnics at the Minnesota Zoo are packaged to include private 2 hour shelter rental, discounted Zoo admission and picnic meal grilled on-site by Lancer Catering. Special dietary requests are easily accommodated plus wine and beer are also available from Lancer Catering. Choose between Crossroads Park or Shady Oaks picnic grounds with covered outdoor shelters for groups from 65 to 1,500 guests. Smaller groups enjoy Water’s Edge picnic site designed for groups from 15 – 64 guests.