Please review the Zimmer Auditorium Rental Application and Zimmer Auditorium Floor Plan for detailed information regarding rules, restrictions, reservation, and cancellation policies.
Submit your completed form via email or fax to (510) 735-8840 at least 6 weeks in advance. Please contact (510) 632-9525 ext. 200 for more information.
All rental rates are the same for all parties, including non-profits. You must rent the Zimmer Auditorium for a minimum of 3 hours. You may opt to add additional hours to your reservation at an additional hourly rate.
Rental Rate (for up to 3 hours):
Additional Hourly Rate:
Reservation & Damage Deposit (refundable):
Maximum Capacity: 100 people.
Rental Hours: Available 8:00am to 12:30am (12:00am youth events).
Required Security: $30.00 per hour per guard. Your party may not require security.
Optional Security: $30.00 per hour per guard. Your party may not require security.
Equipment: 1 hand crafted statesman podium is available for rent for $25.00
Discounted Parking Passes: $4.00 per pass.
Discounted Admission Passes: Adults: $12.75 / Seniors (65+) and Children (2-14): $8.75.
Planning Your Visit
Explore The Zoo
History & Future Planning
Picnic Site Map
Marian Zimmer Auditorium
Commercial Film & Photo
East Bay Zoological Society