Blank Park Zoo
Blank Park Zoo

Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Birthday Parties

Did you know you could have your birthday at the Zoo?



Birthday parties are offered Saturdays and Sundays. Parties can be booked up to three months prior to the day, but a minimum of two weeks in advance is required. 

Available time slots are: 10AM-11:30AM, 12:30PM-2PM, and 3:00PM-4:30PM in the summer; and 10AM-11:30AM and 12:30PM-2PM during the winter.


  • Admission for 14 guests
  • 90 minutes in rental space
  • Unlimited train rides (May-October)
  • Coloring opportunities

PRICE: $230 for non-members, $200 for members


  • Includes everything in the basic package plus
  • Animal Encounter
  • Age based activity

PRICE: $280 for non-members, $250 for members


Have a merry, not scary Night Eyes Birthday Party! Dress in your favorite costume for your birthday and take your friends out for trick or treating in the Zoo!

  • Basic and age group package options are the same except after the party you get to go trick or treating in the zoo!
  • Time slots are available during Night Eyes' hours 
    • Thursday & Friday: one time slot available, 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. 
    • Saturday & Sunday: three time slots available, 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m., 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Price for Basic Package:$250 for non-members, $220 for members
Price for Age Group Package: $300 for non-members, $270 for members


  • Carousel Rides or Train Ride (May-October) - PRICE: $2 per rider
  • Face Painting - PRICE: $3 per cheek, $5 per face,  ($75 flat rate from November through March) 
  • Additional guests - (package includes 14 guests, children and adults) PRICE: $5
  • Camel Ride (May-October) - PRICE: $5 per guest
  • Souvenir Bag - PRICE: $5 per bag
  • Sponsor-an-animal certificate PRICE: $25

A 50% deposit is required for all parties. The Zoo rarely closes due to inclement weather. If the Zoo is open, the party will run as scheduled. There are no refunds or rescheduling due to inclement weather.

All food and beverages are to be contracted through the Blank Park Zoo. You may provide your own birthday cake, however it must be from a licensed bakery. You must also provide plates, utensils, and napkins for the cake. 

No balloons, glass containers, glass bottles, confetti, straws, swizzle sticks, plastic stirrers, little toys, pets or outside alcohol are allowed on the Zoo grounds, including areas of parking. No smoking is allowed on Zoo grounds.

So if you’re looking for a way to make your birthday extra special this year, the zoo is the place for you! 


Click here to book your birthday party

For any additional questions please contact Megan Davies at or call 515-974-2544

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