Facility Rentals

Facility Rentals

Private and Corporate Rentals

Think of the Jackson Zoo for your next private event, surprise birthday party, or corporate picnic. For more information please contact our Events Department at 601.352.2580, ext 227.

Weddings & Receptions

The Jackson Zoo offers a unique atmosphere and private setting for small wedding ceremonies and receptions, . For additional information or to schedule a tour of our venues please email or call 601.352.2580 ext 227.


Splash Pad

The Splash Pad is available to all Zoo guests and members from 9 am to 3:30 pm on regular park days, weather permitting. Rental available from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm May-August (weather permitting; Sept. dates may be available upon request) Towels and sunscreen can be purchased in the Jackson Zoo Trading Post (members receive 10% off).

Splash Pad

Splash Pad

Exclusive Rental of the Splash Pad

  • This package is available for the Splash Pad area only. Other areas of zoo (including train) close daily at 4pm.
  • Cost: $250 for up to 25 children; add additional guest at a discounted rate of $9 per person (50 children max)
  • No additional charge for adults with this package – one parent must accompany for every 5 children.
  • A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to book your party.
  • Splash Pad parties do not include food; however for Birthdays, cake and punch are allowed in a designated area.
  • Beverages must be in individual plastic containers no larger than 8 oz.
  • Swimsuits and flip-flops/sandals are required. Infants and toddlers are required to wear appropriate diapers at all times.

Splash Pad Packages are MAY-September AND must be booked through our Special Events Department at 601.352.2580. (April dates may be available upon request)


To book your event, email, call 601.352.2580 ext 227, or complete the form below.

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