Try Festive Feast for a delicious meal with holiday activities and more!

Festive Feast at the Lodge

Check out this brand new holiday experience at the Zoo! Your Festive Feast includes all of the following options:

•  A bountiful feast served buffet style (full menu is listed below)
•  A delicious dessert
•  Seasonal entertainment (see photos below)
•  An encounter with a Zoo animal
•  Family-friendly crafts
•  Photo with Santa
•  Holiday spirits for ages 21 and over (additional purchase)

Meet the Winter Sisters presented by Laurel’s Princess Parties on December 1, 2, 3

Have fun with Ellie the Elf and Ms. Claus on December 8, 9, 15, 16, 17

What a great way to make your trip to Lights Before Christmas even more special!
$35 for Adults and $25 for children ages 2-11.

Available dates for 2014:

Festive Feast is offered from 6pm to 8:30pm on the December dates listed below.

• Monday, December 1
• Tuesday, December 2
• Wednesday, December 3

• Monday, December 8
• Tuesday, December 9
• Wednesday, December 10 (SOLD OUT)

• Monday, December 15
• Tuesday, December 16
• Wednesday, December 17

* Note—this event is going to fill up quickly so be sure to place your reservations today!

Festive Feast Menu

Buffet dinner:
•  Top round carving station with beef gravy and horsey sauce
•  Baked Penne Marinara
•  Glazed Baby Carrots
•  Mashed potatoes
•  Assorted breads w/ butter
•  House salad with choice of ranch or French dressing
•  Holiday Cookie Tray

Kids Meals
*Prior notice required. Must indicate quantity needed on your reservation

• Chicken Fingers
• Mac and Cheese
• Grapes

•  Chocolate Cake with Whipped Cream, piroutte and candy cane sprinkles

Included beverage service:
•  Water
•  Coffee
•  Decaf coffee
•  Hot chocolate

Cash bar options:
*Items below must be purchased at additional cost, per serving

• Domestic beer
• Imported beer
• Select wine
• Select liquor
• Cranberry juice
• Grapefruit juice
• Orange juice
• Pepsi
• Diet Pepsi
• Sierra Mist
• Ginger ale
• Club soda
• Tonic water

Reserve your Festive Feast today!

Admission to Lights Before Christmas is included with the price of your Festive Feast purchase.

Full payment is due at the time of your reservation and you can place your reservation online or by phone on any date before your scheduled reservation, or up until 3pm on the day of the your reservation. Walk-in customers are still welcome after 3pm if seating is still available; walk-in customers need to pay for their reservations at the Visitor Services Window at the Zoo’s main entrance.

Click here to place your reservation online


Contact the Group Sales department at 419.385.5721, ext 6001.

Client Testomonial

Here’s what one of our recent customers had to say about Festive Feast:

“We had a great time and we thought it was very well organized. The food was great and the atmosphere was wonderful. We have and will continue to recommend this event to our friends.”