The Detroit Zoo’s professional on-site caterer, Service System Associates (SSA), is an industry leader in food presentation, quality and service. In the Zoo’s unique venues, SSA’s catering team provides assistance with menu planning from breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets and picnics, to upscale dinners and galas.

From formal corporate events and meetings, to casual company picnics, the Detroit Zoo offers truly unique settings and venues to create the perfect backdrop for your get together. DETAILS

Planning a company picnic, family reunion or outdoor gathering? Be sure to include the Zoo in your plans with our facilities for large or small groups of 20+ people.  DETAILS

Enjoy a private picnic area as a base camp where members of your extended family can relax while others enjoy the wonders of the Detroit Zoo and then meet back up for a delicious meal and lively discussion. DETAILS

Beautiful surroundings, inspired by culinary creations and the calls of wildlife, combine to make for a marvelously memorable wedding reception in one of our unique and exotic venues. DETAILS

Happy Birthday to You at the Detroit Zoo! Our Wild Safari Birthday Celebration offers all the fun that any birthday girl or boy could imagine. DETAILS