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Birthday Parties

Looking for a way to make your birthday extra special this year, the zoo is the place for you!

Birthday Bundle

Not ready to celebrate your birthday at the zoo...we will bring the zoo to you!
Blank Park Zoo is now offering Birthday Bundles shipped right to your doorstep!

A Birthday Bundle is $50 and includes :

  • Birthday card
  • Ambassador Animal artwork
  • Photo of your child's favorite BPZ animal
  • Reusable straw
  • Reusable BPZ water bottle

Add on a 15-20 minute virtual visit from our Ambassador Animals for an additional cost.
*Please allow a minimum of 2 weeks for your bundle to arrive. 

Click here to order your BPZ Birthday Bundle..


ONSITE Birthday Party Packages

***In accordance with the Mayor's most recent proclamation masks are required for birthday parties for anyone two years and older.

Parties are year round at Blank Park Zoo. The hour and a half long parties are available on Saturdays and Sundays. Packages start as little as $250 (10% off for members) and are customizable to fit any budget and include a gift for your child. Add-ons available to make your party extra special for your birthday child.

Available start times:
Spring and Summer - 9:30am, 12:30pm, and 3:30pm
Winter - 10:30am and 2:00pm


Wild Party Package

Cost: $330 for Non-members, $300 for members;

Effective for parties taking place May 1st and after $350 (10% off for members*)

  • All-Day Zoo Admission for 15;
    • effective May 1st Admission for 20
  • 90 minute space rental
  • Zoo Party Host
  • Games & Activities
  • Gift for the Birthday Child
  • Ambassador Animals Program
  • Giraffe feeding (1 per guest)
    • Giraffe feedings are currently unavailable, due to the birth of a calf.
      Vouchers will be given to be used at a later time.
  • Dishware – cups, plates, silverware
  • 3 Pizzas (cheese, pepperoni, or sausage)
  • Your choice of extra add-on available for purchase


Build Your Own Party

Cost: $230 for Non-members, $200 for members;

Effective for parties taking place May 1st and after $250 (10% off for members*)

  • All-Day Zoo Admission for 15;
    • effective May 1st Admission for 20
  • 90 minute space rental
  • Zoo Party Host
  • Games & Activities
  • Gift for the Birthday Child
  • Dishware – cups, plates, silverware
  • Your choice of extra add-ons available for purchase

*10% off for members is off of the package cost only (add-ons are already at a discounted cost)

A 50% deposit is required for all parties. Full payment is due the Wednesday prior to your party. The Zoo rarely closes due to inclement weather. If the Zoo is open, the party will run as scheduled and no refunds or rescheduling will be permitted due to inclement weather.

Click here for available dates and times and to book your birthday party.
Click here to view our FAQ for more information. 

For any additional questions please contact:  Sandy McQuiston, slmcquiston@blankparkzoo.org or call 515-974-2635. Contact via email is preferred.

 

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