John Ball Zoo

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

John Ball Zoo is the second most attended cultural institution in West Michigan and the fifth most attended in the state. We welcome more than 500,000 guests each year and reach more than 1,000,000 friends and fans through social media. Nearly 12,000 memberships were sold in 2018, totaling more than 55,000 individual members.

Are you ready to partner with our fun and family oriented organization and support a beloved community attraction? Choose from one of the opportunities listed below or customize your own.
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Budgie Aviary, Turtle Crossing, Native Butterfly Habitat, Wallaby Way, and Frogs


RendeZoo – One of John Ball Zoo’s largest fundraising events of the year, RendeZoo hosts over 500 guests for a fun and informal outdoor party featuring food, entertainment, and unique animal encounters.

Rock, Roar, and Pour – This after hours event is a kid free evening with live music and animal interactions.

Zoo Goes Boo – A six day series of Halloween activities among wildlife includes trick or treating, costumes, and more!

Party for the Planet – This national Earth Day event is celebrated by Zoos across the country; offering educational activities and giveaways.


Zipline, Ropes Course, and Camels

Ready to learn more?

Check out all of the sponsorship opportunities we have available.

Questions? Contact the development department (616) 336-3309 or