Hold an Event

Corporate Meetings

Great Bend Zoo and Raptor Center understands that planning a successful conference, meeting, or event requires expertise and time. If you are short on either; our knowledgeable staff is available to help. Our team can assist with meeting your needs. Hold your next corporate meeting at the zoo!

Birthday Parties

Don’t have enough room in your home to host a loved one’s birthday? Host it at the zoo and save the hassle! Our Peacock Room can comfortably accommodate up to 50 guests in a climate-controlled setting. The Great Bend – Brit Spaugh Zoo is a free zoo. The cost of your event will directly affect the care and maintenance of the animal collection.


Choose the Great Bend Zoo and Raptor Center for your wedding venue and celebrate your love while we help turn your dream day into reality! Have a cozy indoor wedding ceremony and don't worry about the weather or let nature be the backdrop for your big day with an outdoor wedding ceremony. Give yourself endless style and design options with an indoor wedding reception or celebrate your marriage under the stars with an outdoor wedding reception.

Live Animal Program

Want to make your event extra special? Have a keeper and three of their furry, scaly or feathered friends join you to make it an event no one will forget!

Cost for these services

$50 for 2 hours in the Peacock Room
$50 Live Animal Program
Rent the zoo starting at $100/hr