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Amenities + Details
Outdoor - Covered
Outdoor - Not Covered
Up to 300
Ballroom, Park, Tented
Food + Catering, Planning
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Reviews
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Reviewed On 7/27/2013 by Courtney R
We had our wedding in the pagoda room. It was marvelous, the staff was amazing and helped set up and take down. We dealt with the same 2 ladies the whole time, so it was nice because they knew what was going on.
Reviewed On 9/05/2012 by Cheryl F
We loved having our wedding in the plaza at the zoo. We both worked there years ago so it meant something to us. Heidi was helpful and so was Kelsey. I did not like that we were forced to go with their choice of caterer though.
Reviewed On 8/29/2007 by Alyssa H
The reception in the aquarium was different and fun for our guests. They said they really enjoyed looking at the sharks and different fish and enjoyed being in a public zoo after hours.;You have to use an onsite caterer. The catering manager ...
Reviewed On 5/07/2017 by Gloria C
My husband and I had our wedding ceremony and reception in the aquarium on April 1, 2017. It was absolutely perfect. The venue was beautiful and Lancer Catering did an amazing job. Chip and Michael were fantastic in the planning process. We wer...
Reviewed On 1/12/2017 by Amber S
The Point Defiance Zoo is awesome but the caterer they use, Lancer Catering, is the worst! Even if its your dream wedding location, RUN from Lancer Catering. Our event went horribly and it was 100% Lancer Catering's fault. Our main contact w...
Response from the Vendor on 01/31/2017
We hope that readers of this review will understand that there are two sides to every story. Here is ours.
The most troublesome circumstance of the evening was the overconsumption of alcohol. Multiple individuals were intoxicated and our st...
Reviewed On 8/17/2011 by Leah C
Beautiful location for a reception. We had the plaza and the South Aquarium with the small shark tank, which provided a lot of entertainment later on in the night when it got chilly outside. The peacocks also made an appearance during dinner. B...
Reviewed On 8/02/2011 by Ruth M
We used the education center located inside the zoo. The room was simple, and easily decorated. Our guests loved being able to walk out into the zoo. The staff were very attentive to our needs while we were planning.
Contact Info for Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
5400 North Pearl Street, Puget Sound, WA(253) 404-3823