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Amenities + Details
Indoor Event Space
Outdoor Event Space
Outdoor - Covered
Up to 250
Venue Service Offerings
Bar & Drinks, Food & Catering, Rentals & Equipment, Service Staff, Transportation, Shuttle Service
Riverbanks Zoo & Garden Reviews
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Reviewed On 7/08/2017 by Jessica W
Excellent venue, Excellent value! The events staff were great to work with, very helpful with organizing our other vendors and family friends helping with setup. They even coordinated a last minute change to our ceremony set up. We were so tha...
Response from the Vendor on 08/11/2017
Hey there! Thank you so much for your kind words. We loved being able to host you and your guests for such a special evening!
Reviewed On 3/07/2018 by Alyce P
We chose to have both our ceremony and reception at Riverbanks Ndoki Lodge, and we loved every minute of it! Our coordinator, McKenzie was absolutely amazing. Because we were planning our wedding from overseas, it was so important to have every...
Response from the Vendor on 03/07/2018
Hey there! Thank you for choosing Riverbanks to host your very special day. It was a honor working with you and your family to make your big day a success! We wish you many years of happiness!
Reviewed On 7/21/2017 by Kelli H
After looking at many beautiful venues we stumbled upon the Ndoki Lodge at Riverbanks Zoo and fell in love. At first, it might look a little rustic but I believe this venue is a hidden gem. The lodge looked absolutely stunning on the night of ...
Response from the Vendor on 07/24/2017
Thank you so much for your review! It was a pleasure working with you and creating such a special evening for everyone to enjoy.
Reviewed On 4/09/2016 by Jennifer H
I cannot praise Riverbanks or my planner, Olivia Cotton, for all their work in making our wedding day perfect and beautiful! Olivia laid out all our options and answered all of our questions. Simply the best staff and venue ever!
Reviewed On 5/27/2014 by Liddy P
The Riverbanks Botanical Garden was a wonderful venue for a wedding. You can have your ceremony and reception there. I had my ceremony outside in the garden with the reception indoor/outdoor. I had about 165 guests (including bridal party) and...
Hey there! I am McKenzie, an Events Manager here at Riverbanks Zoo & Garden, overseeing all wedding sales and coordination. Originally I am from Leesville, SC and moved to Columbia to attend the University of South Carolina. In May 2015 I graduated with my B.S. in Hospitality Management. Prior to Riverbanks, I worked in food & beverage operations, hotels, country clubs, and large scale events such as The Masters at Augusta National Golf Club. Here at Riverbanks I would be your point of contact for your facility, catering, bar, and rental needs. I hope to hear from you very soon!