Events at ZooMontana

Plan your next event on the wild side!

ZooMontana is a unique and adventurous alternative for your event, whether it be for a wedding, a reunion, a company picnic or a fundraiser! The Zoo offers a variety of venues for 10 to 2500+ guests. You can hold your event during regular Zoo hours or treat your guests to the Zoo after hours. Rentals are available from March through October. The ideas are endless and the setting is impeccable! To learn more call Jessica at 406-652-8100 x213 today to discuss your event. Set your next party apart from the herd!


Holds up to 250 guests

Our open-air, ZooPavilion is adjacent to the Zoo’s main playground, making it an ideal rental space for events with kids. Our staff will set up the tables and chairs with seating for up to 250.

Monday – Thursday: $600/4 hours

Friday – Sunday: $800/4 hours

Small groups can rent just half of the pavilion. For groups with 300 or more guests, there is an additional facility fee of $95/100 guests for portable toilets and garbage.

Hex Tent

Holds up to 60

For smaller events, the Zoo has a hex tent that can be placed on the plaza. This makes a great location for a rehearsal dinner, anniversary party or another special event. The Hex Tent is used if the ZooPavilion is occupied on the date requested.

Monday – Thursday: $300/4 hours

Friday – Sunday: $400/4 hours

Planet 106.7 Pavilion

For those looking for a picnic-style event for 30 or less, the Zoo has the Planet 106.7 Pavilion just for you!  It is the perfect spot for a family picnic, birthday party and more!

Monday – Thursday: $150/4 hours

Friday – Sunday: $200/4 hours


Tables: $6/each

Chairs: $2/each

After Hours Fee: $250 first 2 hours and $100 each additional hour

Admission Fee:*

20-50 Guests: $200

51-150 Guests: $400

151-250 Guests: $600

251-500 Guests: $800

501+ Guests: $1,200

*No admission fee for events starting at 5pm or later and animals not out late.