Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Be a real party animal and celebrate your birthday at the zoo!  From the total package to our a la carte options, there are plenty of ways to party at the zoo!

Space Rentals

Reserved and paid in full, 3 weeks in advance

Party times are 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

 

$130 - rental only, no admission tickets                       

$180 - includes 10 admission tickets                            

$225 - includes 20 admission tickets                            

$275 - includes 30 admission tickets

 

Party Guidelines

You are welcome to bring your own party decorations; however, balloons, piñatas and confetti are strictly prohibited on zoo grounds.  Decorations must be removed when party ends.  Reserved parties are not always available during holidays and holiday weekends.  All deposits are non-refundable.  Please call 918.669.6609 or email Karen Williamson   at kwilliamson@tulsazoo.org  to reserve your party.

Note: Mohawk Park charges an entry fee of $2 per vehicle on weekends (waived for zoo members). This charge is  not included in pricing.

 

Gem Dig Party Package

Party time 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., starting at $295

Party time 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., starting at $320

Reserved with $150 deposit, 3 weeks in advance; balance due day of party. 

  • Outdoor party area at the Hardesty Gem Dig (1.5 hours) where kids of all ages can dig or pan for buried treasure
  • Admission tickets for 20 guests (tickets good for non-member adults and/or children)
  • Twenty (20) tickets for use at the Gem Dig or sluice, plus with a 2 oz. bag for guests to take home the treasures
  • Gift for birthday child
  • Crack your own geode, $7 per person
  • Red Sluice Bag
    • 4-5 oz gems with pyrite and shark tooth, $5 per person
  • Emerald & Ruby Bag
    • 10-11 oz gems with rubys, emeralds, an arrowhead, crystal point and pyrite, $8 per person

 

Zooper Dooper Package ($530 value), $425 (Zoo member price $375)

Reserved with $200 deposit, 3 weeks in advance; balance due day before party. Party times are 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  • Space rental (1.5 hours)
  • Admission tickets for 25 guests (tickets good for non-member adults and/or children ages 3 and older)
  • 50 train and/or carousel tickets
  • 25 cupcakes (from Ann’s Bakery)
  • Tablecloths, plates and napkins
  • 1 party favor per child
  • Gift for the birthday child
  • Educational animal experience
  • Additional birthday child(ren): $15 each

   


 

Summer and Fall 2014 Specials

 

Dinosaur Package ($480 value), $430

Reserved with $225 deposit 3 weeks in advance; balance due day before party. Party times are 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  • Reserved area in dinosaur exhibit (1.5 hours)
  • Zoo admission tickets for 20 guests (tickets good for non-member adults and/or children ages 3 and older)
  • Dinosaur admission tickets for 20 guests (good for adults and/or children ages 2 and older)
  • Plush for birthday child
  • 20 cupcakes (from Ann’s Bakery)

 

Dinosaur Divine Package ($660 value), $550

Reserved with $300 deposit 3 weeks in advance; balance due day before party. Party times are 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  • Reserved area in dinosaur exhibit (1.5 hours)
  • Zoo admission tickets for 20 guests (tickets good for non-member adults and/or children ages 3 and older)
  • Dinosaur admission tickets for 20 guests (good for adults and/or children ages 2 and older)
  • 100 train and/or carousel tickets
  • Plush for birthday child
  • 20 cupcakes (from Ann’s Bakery)
  • Gem Dig tickets for children

Add-On Options

Train (round trip)                                 $3 per person

Carousel                                               $1.50 per person

Gem Dig/Sluice                                   $4 per person

Crack your own geode                       $7 per person

Red Sluice Bag                                   $5 per person

Emerald & Ruby Bag                         $8 per person

Cupcakes                                            $20 per dozen

Party Favor                                         $5 each

Plates & Napkins                               $1 per person

Hot Dog Lunches                              $6 per person

Educational Animal Experience     $50