All you have to do is send the invitations! We provide set up, clean up, decorations, and FUN! Celebrate with family, friends and animal ambassadors at Lehigh Valley Zoo. For more information or to book your party, contact the Education Department at 610-799-4171 ext 228.
Our two-hour daytime birthday parties include:
|DAYTIME BIRTHDAY PARTY PACKAGE PRICING|
(Child or Adult)
*Add a penguin $100
*Add a Bird of Prey $25/bird
Zoo members who host a party get $25 off the base price of their party!
A 25% non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your party date.
Birthday party package selection is final upon booking.
Additional guests are $14.50 and children under 2 years old are free.
Jungle Themed: This birthday party includes a jungle theme. Enjoy your party with a Zoo tour guided by a conservation educator, an animal presentation where you get to meet some of the Zoo’s animals up close, a jungle themed birthday cake, as well as jungle decorations and animal plates!
Aquatic Themed: It’s water, water everywhere for this summertime party package! Start inside the party room with aquatic decorations and a sea creature themed cake. Participate in an animal presentation then enjoy a short walk down to the Jordan Creek. End your birthday by cooling off in the creek while looking for and learning about aquatic creatures with one of our conservation educators. *The creek study option is recommended for children 4 years and older.
Butterfly Themed: Create a whimsical theme for your birthday party by making it butterflies. Enjoy beautiful butterfly decorations, green plates, and even “flying” butterflies on your cake! Meet some animals up close then get outside for our Zoo Tour, learn about our exhibit animals and maybe even catch a glimpse of a wild butterfly or two!
RAD Themed: Go green with our Reptile and Amphibian Discovery Themed party! Green plates, turtles, frogs, and other reptiles will decorate your room. Reptiles and amphibians “crawl” across your cake, as well as live reptiles come to visit your party for an up-close experience. Next go outside into the zoo for a guided tour and learn about reptiles as well as the other animals that inhabit the zoo. Featured for this theme is a guided tour through the new RAD Center which will give guests a wild and amazing look at some unique reptiles and amphibians!
Penguin themed: Penguins are the theme for this exciting party! Enjoy a Zoo tour guided by a conservation educator, then come inside and experience a visit from some live animal ambassadors! Your room will be decorated with penguin décor and fish plates, and your cake will feature a water theme with a penguin on top!
Please note: other themes can be created, such as insects, etc.
Join us for the ultimate nocturnal birthday experience where you and your family and friends can explore Lehigh Valley Zoo at night! For ages 4+
Our Overnight Birthday Adventures include all the activities, supplies, and FUN of our daytime birthday parties! In addition, our overnight parties offer a guided nature hike, feeding our contact animals, food, juice, birthday cake, and continental breakfast.
Overnight Birthday Party for Twelve Guests (6:00 pm to 9:00 am) – $475 (Zoo members save $25.00)
Additional Guests for Full Night Program (6:00 pm to 9:00 am) – $40 per participant
Additional Guests for Half Night Program (6:00 pm to 10:00 pm) – $28.00 per participant
Participants can sleep indoors in the Bison Auditorium or bring their own tent and set-up outside in the Zoo.
What animal species are available for the Zoo’s Birthday Party animal presentation?
We have a wide variety of animal ambassadors available year-round for conservation education programs. Program animals include mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians including but not limited to a Porcupine, Crane, Sloth, African Penguin and Snake. All animals presented will be appropriate for the Zoo Reach program audience, but due to the needs of our animals, we cannot guarantee specific animal species.