Micke Grove Zoo

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Birthday Parties at Micke Grove Zoo

Micke Grove Zoo hosts award-winning birthday parties for children turning ages 4-10. Relax and enjoy your reserved birthday party in the climate-controlled Alice S. Hunter Education Building complete with beautiful bamboo flooring installed by Afford-a-Floor of Lodi. During these one of a kind birthday celebrations, your birthday party host will guide your party guests through a fun and memorable celebration in honor of your little animal!

Plus, members of the Micke Grove Zoological Society receive a discount!

Birthday parties at Micke Grove Zoo include:

  • Exclusive use of a private party room complete with tables and chairs
  • 20 parking passes and maps (non-reproducible) for guests
  • Zoo and party admission for 20 children and 25 adults
  • A kind and attentive birthday party host and volunteer assistants that also serve and clean up after your guests and even record gifts as they're being unwrapped!
  • Jungle and rainforest themed decorations, including tablecloths and "Happy Birthday" signs
  • Unique zoo birthday-themed t-shirt for the birthday party child
  • Earth friendly tableware, including dinner plates, cake plates, cups, forks, spoons, knives, and napkins
  • Full-size fridge and freezer
  • Up-close animal encounters with 3 or more animals
  • 20 zoo-themed goodie bags complete with 4-6 animal themed goodies
  • Opportunities for participating children to create hands-on enrichment projects that are given to zoo animals live in front of your guests
  • Complete set-up, take-down, and clean-up of facility

Birthday parties at Micke Grove Zoo do not include:

  • Food or beverages (given the timeframe of the party, most birthday party parents only provide snacks and dessert)
  • Invitations
  • Food heating equipment (i.e., oven or microwave)
  • Additional parking passes (maximum received: 20)
  • Zoo and party admission for any number of guests exceeding 45 due to building capacity limitations

Availability: Saturdays and Sundays from 1:30pm-3:30pm year-round
Cost: $275 for non-members; $250 for members of the MGZS
Reservations: Effective August 12, 2013, all birthday party reservations and payment are accepted online only.

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Our friendly Birthday Party Hosts will guide your little animal and friends through a birthday party they will always remember!