Santa Barbara Zoo Discovery Pavilion

The Perfect place to host your Wedding, Corporate Event, Social Gathering, Business Retreat Meetings, Holiday Parties and More!

DISCOVERY PAVILION CLASSROOMS DAYTIME RENTAL 2017

Daytime Reservation: 8:00a.m.-4:00p.m. Set upmay begin as early as 7:00a.m. Clean up must be finished by 5:00p.m. Requires meal service, see catering section for details. 

Discovery Pavilion site reservation includes: A/V use, available chairs and tables, or the option to rent additional tables and chairs through Zoo Catering Services by Rincon.

Number of Guests Included  |  4 Hour Rental    |   8 Hour Rental
Up to 20 guests                              $360                           $460
Up to 30 guests                              $540                           $690
Up to 40 guests                              $720                           $920
Up to 50 guests                              $900                           $1,150
Up to 75 guests                              $1,350                        $1,725

Entire Discovery Pavilion Daytime Use 2017
Up to 100 guests                              $1,800
Up to 150 guests                               $2,700

$17 per person for any additional guests beyond the number included in your site fee for 2017


DISCOVERY PAVILION CLASSROOMS DAYTIME RENTAL 2018

Number of Guests Included  |  4 Hour Rental    |   8 Hour Rental
Up to 20 guests                              $400                         $500
Up to 30 guests                              $600                      $750
Up to 40 guests                              $800                         $1,00
Up to 50 guests                              $1,000                    $1,250
Up to 75 guests                              $1,500                       $1,875

Entire Discovery Pavilion Daytime Use 2017
Up to 100 guests                              $2,000
Up to 150 guests                               $3,000

$18 per person for any additional guests beyond the number included in your site fee for 2018


ENTIRE DISCOVERY PAVILION EVENING RENTAL 2017

Evening Reservation 2017: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Set up may begin as early as 5:00 p.m.; clean up must be finished by 12:00 a.m. 

Friday, Saturday, or Sunday - $3,400
Monday through Thursday - $2,900

*Capacity: 150

*Available for morning or evening events.

The Santa Barbara Zoo’s Discovery Pavilion provides an indoor learning space for the Zoo to house educational programs and community events.The Discovery Pavilion features two classrooms that can be combined into one large meeting space if needed. Each room is equipped with automated drop down screen, permanently mounted projectors a fully integrated computer for the system. The sound systems are also tied to the front patios of each classroom as well as the exhibit gallery and surrounding areas. The system is able to handle most “plug-ins” from ipods to notebook PC’s.


ENTIRE DISCOVERY PAVILION EVENING RENTAL 2017

$18 per person for any additional guests beyond the number included in your site fee for 2018

Entire Discovery Pavilion Use 2018
 Friday, Saturday or Sunday         $3,600
Monday through Thursday        $3,100

One Classroom Use (Jordano or Bradford) 2018
 Friday, Saturday or Sunday         $1,800
Monday through Thursday        $1,500