We don’t monkey around when it comes to offering your group a quality experience at an affordable price. Sure to please most budgets, the Zoo offers unique locations for casual business meetings, cozy family reunions or the yearly company picnic.
In the months of April-June and September-November, all picnics require a minimum of 100 people.
In the months of January-March, July-August and December, all picnics require a minimum of 50 people.
With facilities that can accommodate groups of any size, planning your picnic at the Zoo is sure to bring you rave reviews. We can even take care of the food! Check out all of the menus!
Adult $21.00 pp, Child $15.00 pp
1/4 lb. hamburger • all-beef hot dog • served on freshly baked buns • potato chips • sliced watermelon
Condiments: sliced American cheese • diced onions • mustard • ketchup • dill pickle slices & relish • old fashion popsicles
Adult $23.00 pp, Child $18.00 pp
Crispy fried chicken • corn muffins • macaroni salad • sliced watermelon • fudge brownies
Adult $22.00, Child $17.00
Smoked slow brisket – rubbed with our special spices and hickory smoked on site • served on freshly baked buns • creamy coleslaw • slow baked crock beans • freshly baked chocolate chip cookies
Adult $21.00 pp, Child $16.00 pp
1/3 lb. Angus hamburger • all-beef jumbo hot dog • freshly baked buns • macaroni and cheese •
Condiments include: sliced American cheese • diced onions • lettuce • tomato • mustard • ketchup • mayo • dill pickle slices & relish • freshly baked chocolate chip cookies
Pulled pork sandwich – smoked on site • served on freshly baked buns • creamy coleslaw • spaghetti and red sauce • fudge brownies
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Snacks & Treats (per guest):
Adult $22.0 pp, Child $17.00 pp
Includes two meats: pork shoulder, BBQ chicken or Italian spaghetti. Sides are baked beans, cole slaw and buns with fudge brownies for dessert. Meal served with iced tea and lemonade. Food served buffet style.
Adult $23.00 pp, Child $17.00 pp
This menu includes 1/3 lb. hamburgers, all-beef hot dogs, baked beans and cole slaw with fudge brownies for dessert. Hamburgers and hot dogs are grilled on-site. Drinks provided are iced tea and lemonade. All condiments and fixins' are included and food is served buffet style.
Adult $24.00 pp, Child $18.00 pp
Meal includes hand-breaded catfish, hushpuppies and baked beans, cole slaw and bread. All fried on site. Drinks include iced tea and lemonade. Food is served buffet style.
Adult $22.00 pp, Child $18.00 pp
This menu includes Southern Fried Chicken, spaghetti, baked beans, cole slaw and bread. Drinks provided are iced tea and lemonade. Food is served buffet style.
All menus below include condiments, iced tea and lemonade and all paper supplies
Adult $22.00 pp Child $17.00 pp
Real Memphis Barbeque: Pulled pork shoulder, smoked chicken leg quarters, traditional cole slaw, BBQ baked beans, homemade fudge brownies, buns & sauce included
Adult $23.00 pp Child $17.00 pp
Burger & Dog Extravaganza: 1/3 pound ‘Killa” burger, “Better than ball park” dogs, traditional cole slaw, veggie pasta salad, lettuce, tomato, pickles, onions and cheese, mustard, mayo, ketchup and homemade fudge brownies. Burgers and Dogs cooked on site.
Adult $26.00 pp Child $18.00 pp
The REAL, Southern Catfish Fry: Delta, farm raised catfish fillets, award-winning hush puppies, traditional cole slaw, BBQ baked beans, fudge brownies
Adult $22.00 pp Child $16.00 pp
Choice of two patties (grass-fed beef or turkey), brioche buns, toppings (see below), choice of two sides (see below), lemonade and iced tea.
Choice of two sides
Adult $24.00 pp Child $17.00 pp
Choice of two patties (grass-fed beef or turkey), brioche buns, all natural beef hot dogs with buns, toppings (see below), choice of two sides (see below), lemonade and iced tea and chocolate chip cookies.
Build your own cheese steak sandwich! Lemonade and Ice tea
Adult $20.00 pp Child $15.00 pp
Build your own cold cut sandwich. Lemonade and ice tea and freeze pop popsicles
Adult $18.00 pp, Child $14.00 pp
Fresh fruit • assorted pastries • sausage on biscuits • coffee • water • orange juice
Adult $24.00 pp, Child $20.00 pp
Fresh fruit • farmers egg casserole • hashbrown casserole • assorted pastries • sausage and bacon • biscuits, butter, jelly • coffee • water • orange juice.
$3.00 per pass when ordered with picnic package. - redeemed on the day of your event.The Zoo will issue parking passes to be redeemed on the day of your event. Regular Zoo parking is $5.00 per vehicle!
$5.00 per person
These wristbands will allow everyone in your group to ride the Farm train, the tram tour throughout the Zoo, and all other kiddie rides an unlimited number of times throughout your visit.
$3 per person
The exhibit will allow visitors a unique, hands-on experience with marine wildlife, including stingrays and sharks. Zoo visitors will get to safely interact with the marine animals through touch.
$175 per hour
Your guests may choose from a wide variety of face painting designs.
An awesome one-hour interactive magic show! Call 901.333.6572 for pricing and availability.
We use a paste to draw designs on your skin. It takes about 30-45 minutes to dry and then the paste will fall off. The stain underneath will be light orange at the beginning, but by the next day it will turn a darker brown. The tattoo will last for up to 2 weeks depending on the spot applied and the aftercare.
*The Zoo does not endorse any of the above caterers. These caterers have all been approved to work at the Memphis Zoo.