Zoo for You: A Private Party
Reserve the entire zoo for an evening! $700 flat rate for the first 50 people with group rates applying to additional guests
For the first time ever, you can reserve the park for your private party. You’ll enjoy this unique once-in-a-lifetime experience. Our decorative and security lighting make the walk-through section of the park fully accessible after dark! Experience the park at your own pace, without any crowds!
The park is available from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at a rate of $700.00 for up to 50 people. Additional persons may be added according to the rates listed below. Additional animal feed must be purchased for every additional person over the initial 50. The park closes to public guests according to posted park hours.
Admission Per Person
Weekdays in May, September - December
Groups Under 100 Guests - $8
Groups Over 100 Guests - $7
Weekdays in June, July, August
Groups Under 100 Guests - $9
Groups Over 100 Guests - $8
Groups Under 100 Guests - $10
Groups Over 100 Guests - $9
Children ages two and under are free for admission and are not included in the person count.
Advanced scheduling is required to book a private party.
Each guest ages three and up receives one feed at each station. Feeding stations are located at the Reindeer Barn, Barnyard Barn, and Giraffe Barn. Only the feed provided at each station can be fed to the animals at the station. Additional guests above the 50-person maximum must purchase animal feed at the listed rates. A staff attendant will be present to facilitate the feeding encounters one location at a time.
Access to our onsite picnic pavilions is included. The smaller Swan Pavilion seats approximately 24 people. It has four large picnic tables. It has a roof, lights, and tent siding is available. The canvas sides and our infrared heaters ensure that visits can be enjoyed on cool or wet days. The larger Safari Pavilion seats approximately 80 people. It has four picnic tables, four round tables, and benches. It has a roof, lights, and tent siding is available.
Pending animal availability, a special, up-close encounter with an appropriate animal species will be provided. For the health and safety of our animals, we can never guarantee that one specific animal or species will be available for your party.
Zip-Line Adventure Course Add-Ons
If desired, admission to the zip-line adventure course may be purchased in addition to the party reservation.
Bongo Canopy Tour
Regular Admission - $33.00 for all three sections or $14.00 per section
There is an 80 – 275 lbs. weight requirement.
This course includes three zones that get more challenging as you progress! It includes seven zip lines and 25 obstacle challenges ranging in height up to 30 feet high in the trees. Zip-line lengths range from 75 - 212 feet! Several species of animals may be spotted along the way.
Please allow approximately two hours for entire course completion including the safety training. Additional documentation and liability waiver(s) must be completed before access to the zip-line courses.
A 25% nonrefundable deposit is due at booking. The remainder of your payment is due the day of your party before any of your guests enter the park. Payments must be for the entire group, not individual transactions. Private parties may be paid for by cash or card.
Advanced scheduling is required to book a private party. A signed contract must be returned to the park to officially reserve your party. We recommend that you contact the park with as much advanced notice as possible as the calendar fills very quickly. These prices and options are only valid for the Grove City location.
Due to federal animal safety laws, only feed provided by Keystone Safari may enter the park to be fed to the animals. Any member of a private party found with outside feed causes the entire group to be immediately removed from the park without refund.
Due to the nature of the park, we understand that weather is a concern for a private party. If the park must close due to extreme weather or other serious circumstances, the deposit will be refunded. Any guest-initiated cancellations are non-refundable. To cancel your party, call and speak to the Office Manager or Customer Service Manager.
Regular Park Hours
April: Saturdays & Sundays: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
May - October: Daily 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
November: Daily 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
November 22 – late December (weather dependent):
Thursdays: 4:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Fridays: 4:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 12:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Sundays: 12:00 – 8:00 p.m.
The party rate cannot be honored for guests entering the park prior to the contracted arrival time. If you enter the park early, the guest may be charged the full admission rate.
Any prices quoted may be adjusted in the future. Once reserved and on our calendar for the season, your party price will be locked in.
Contact us today to book your party or if you have additional questions.