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Baton Rouge Zoo

  • 3601 Thomas Road Baton Rouge, LA 70807
  • (225) 775-3877
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  • Check OutTime: 00:00:00.0000000
  • Date Built: 0001-01-01
  • Last Restoration: 0001-01-01
Facility Info
  • Description Located just inside the Zoo entrance, our spacious, open-air Capitol One Pavilion is available to rent for company picnics, family reunions, wedding receptions, Christmas parties, and much more. Set up and cleanup are easy with our onsite staff and we work with a variety of entertainment and rental companies to make each event a success. We can customize each event with: • On-site catering (can include alcohol) • All-day Zoo access • Railroad & Tram Rides • Private Animal Encounters • Face Painting • Inflatable Slides, Obstacle Courses, and more
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Total Sq. Ft. 2500
  • Reception Capacity 250
  • Space Notes The Pavilion is located inside a fenced area for private access. For groups larger than 250 guests, we can add tenting for more seating areas. We are happy to provide tours of the space Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. For questions please call 225-775-3877 xt. 253.
  • Banquet Capacity 200
  • Number of Rooms 1

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Scout Day

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Boo at the Zoo

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ZooLights

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Join us for ZooLights, a holiday tradition in Baton Rouge.  Beginning November 25th, visitors will enjoy the lights and displays of all your favorite Zoo animals and holiday traditions.  Walk through the Zoo and be amazed by the larger-than-life light displays.  Bring the whole family and get into the holiday spirit of the season.  Hot cocoa and other treats will be available to purchase.  ZooLights will take place Nov 25-Dec 30 (closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day).

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Admission gates open 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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Zoo grounds close at 9 p.m.

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