Looking for a place to have a wild and wonderful adventure for your child’s next birthday? Here at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden we have consulted with the animals and they agree that our new birthday packages are a swingin’ good time!

Enjoy your child’s special day at our new Club House and spend the day partying with train rides, carousel spins, 4-D theater adventures and best of all, real life animal encounters included in every Club House rental package! (Please note we are no longer in the education building.)

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Morning: 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Afternoon: 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Who can participate?

  • Zoo Birthday Parties are for children 2 years old to 12 years old and accompanying adults.
  • Our birthday party space can accommodate a maximum of 50 people.
  • Schedule at least 3 weeks in advance. Space fills quickly so don’t delay and call today!

New Birthday Packages for the Club House (Located in Wolf Woods)

Snake Animal EncounterNon-Member ($710.00) Member ($600.00)

  • 10 Admission Tickets
  • 5 Parking Passes
  • 2 Standard Animal Encounters
  • 10 Unlimited Ride Passes
  • Special present for the Birthday child
  • Face Painter (1 hour)
  • 20 Party invitations
  • 2 hour Clubhouse Rental
  • 10 Kids’ Meal
  • Custom sign at the Zoo entry to welcome the birthday child

Additional Admission $21.00 per person/Member extra person $18.00
50 person maximum limit for Club House Rentals
Animal Encounters in every package are Standard Animals, upgrades are available.

Package price subject to sales tax and service charge where applicable.

Non- Member ($415.00) Member ($350.00)

  • 10 Admission Tickets
  • 1 Standard Animal Encounter
  • Birthday child party favor
  • 10 party favors
  • 10 Unlimited Rides Pass
  • 1 ½ hour Clubhouse Rental

Additional Admission $19.00 per person/Member price $ 15 per person
50 person maximum limit for Club House Rentals
Animal Encounters in every package are Standard Animals, upgrades are available.
Package price subject to sales tax and service charge where applicable.

Non-Member ($280.00)   Member ($230.00)14515885885_cc53d76a15_b

  • 10 Admission Tickets
  • 1 Standard Animal Encounter
  • 1 ½ hour Clubhouse Rental

Additional Tickets $10.00 per person/Member $5.00 per person
50 person maximum limit for Club House Rentals
Animal Encounters in every package are Standard Animals, upgrades are available.
Package price subject to sales tax and service charge where applicable.

CGvOfgJU8AA3LjXYou may build your own party to fit your specific needs!

Adult Tickets: $12.00

Children’s Tickets: $9.00

1 ½ Hour Club House Rental: $150.00

Any other items that you would like to add to your customized party can be found on our add-ons and upgrades tab.

If you have any questions about customizing your party please contact Birthday Coordinator Tiffany Dodenhoff at  513-475-6142 or email at  tiffany.dodenhoff@cincinnatizoo.org.

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You may bring your own cake and/or cupcakes. Just remember, straws are not permitted because they are not safe for the animals.

  • Whole Cheese Pizza: $19.99
  • Whole Pepperoni: $20.49

Pizza Kid’s Meal

$6.50/per person

  • 2 slices of pizza
  • 1 bag of chips
  • Juice box

Sandwich Kid’s Meal 

$7.50/person

  • Choice of PB&J Sandwich on Goldfish Wheat Bread
  • 1 bag of chips
  • Juice box
  • Coupon for a free soft serve Ice Cream

Or

  • Turkey and Cheese Sandwich on Goldfish Wheat Bread
  • 1 bag of chips
  • Juice box
  • Coupon for a free soft serve Ice Cream

Please Contact Tiffany Dodenhoff at  513-475-6142 or email at  tiffany.dodenhoff@cincinnatizoo.org for additional catering options at a discounted price!

Additional Catering menus available upon request.
All food and beverage is subject to sales tax and service charge.
Animal Encounters in every package are Standard Animals, upgrades are available.
Package price subject to sales tax and service charge where applicable.


Add-ons:barn owl web

  • Additional ½ hour rental – $50.00 each
  • All Day Ride Pass – $5.00 each
  • 4D theatre ticket – $5.00 each
  • Invitations – $10.00 per dozen
  • Party Favors – $6.00 each
  • Deluxe Party Favors – $10.00 Each
  • Face Painter (1 hour) – $120.00
  • Handimal Artist (1 hour) – $130.00

Animal Encounters and Upgrades:

  • Upgrade to a Dynamic Animal for an Additional $225.00 each
  • Upgrade to a Premium Animal for an Additional $100.00 each
  • Have an Additional Standard Animal Encounter for $75.00 each

All party fees, admission and rides tickets and meals are non-refundable.

Questions? Reach Birthday Coordinator Tiffany Dodenhoff at  513-475-6142 or email at  tiffany.dodenhoff@cincinnatizoo.org.