Your Quince Birthday should be a memorable event, both for you and your guests. Our venues at Brookfield Zoo will surpass your wildest expectations.

Along with enjoying the culinary creations of our own executive chef, you will also be amazed with the private reception prepared exclusively for you and your special guests in one of our natural exhibits. Choose Seven Seas for hors d’ouevres with dolphins. Habitat Africa! for a private reception with giraffes, or another one of our exhibits.

After the reception, you and your guests will be taken to your venue on our Motor Safari, where you will make your grand entrance.

Choose from the following venues, all located inside Brookfield Zoo, our 216-acre zoological park, surrounded by nature and natural habitats featuring exotic animals.

Bocaditos – Located on the second floor with a beautiful view over Living Coast; ideal for receptions, dinners, and dances.

Discovery Center – Enjoy your extravagant gathering in our Grand Ballroom.

The Pavilions – Available from April to mid-November in a semi-open air and/or indoor climate-controlled setting; ideal for dinner and dancing.

For more detailed information or to make an appointment, without obligation, please contact us at or call (708) 688-8355.

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