Birthday Parties

Hundreds of animals & decorative flowers make the BioPark perfect for your birthday!

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Birthday Packages

Contact Information


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Zoo-It-Yourself Birthday Party 

  • Host your own small birthday celebration during regular business hours (9 a.m.-5 p.m.). Ticket booths are open until one half-hour before closing. Buy tickets online anytime.
  • Each member of the party must pay regular admission to enter. Group rates are not available for do-it-yourself birthday parties.
  • No outside catering allowed.
  • Do-it-yourself birthdays without Taste catering do not require a reservation.
  • Celebrations may take place in areas open to picnicking, such as Cottonwood Park.
  • Reserve an area on the Cottonwood Cafe's outdoor patio. A space charge and set up fee applies. Table and chair rental available. Inquire for pricing.
    • Plastic white chairs
    • 8 foot banquet table
    • 60 inch round table

You can also host a do-it-yourself birthday at the Aquarium, Botanic Garden or Tingley Beach. Celebrations can take place in areas open to picnicking such as the Botanic Garden's Festival Green, the plaza in front of the Aquarium and grassy areas at Tingley Beach. Please remember that no food or drinks are allowed inside the Aquarium, and no outside food allowed in the Shark Reef Cafe or Cottonwood Cafe.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can we bring food or cake on ground? Yes, you are allowed to bring in food and drinks. No glass bottles or containers are allowed. We also offer a variety of food and drinks at our concession stands.
  • Can we bring balloons, confetti, streamers, etc? No. Balloons, confetti, streamers, bouncy balls and other small plastic toys are prohibited.


Birthday parties are currently restricted to 10 people in compliance with state regulations.

For the safety of animals and other visitors, please leave balloons, pinatas, glitter, paint, Frisbees, balls of any kind, alcohol and noise makers at home - they are prohibited.

Be mindful of your trash. Make sure it ends up in our trash cans and recycling bins or safely back in your vehicle.