Go wild for your birthday! Whether you're looking for a picnic style party or an educational birthday party program, the Oakland Zoo offers a variety of fun party packages!

Birthday Party Options

Start your search for the perfect party package by reviewing the birthday options below. When you have chosen the party that's right for you, click the MORE INFO button for complete details and information on how to register.

Rides Area Birthdays Education Birthdays ZooMobile Birthdays
Maximum Capacity 40 people 20 people (Up to 40 w/ addl. charge) 30 people

Admission & Parking Zoo admission for 12
6 parking passes
Zoo admission for all guests
10 parking passes
Not Included
Rides tickets Included
(depending on package)
Not included Not included
Live animal close-ups Not included Included Included
Education Staff Not included Included Included
Location Upper Zoo
Rides Area
Lower Zoo
Education Center
At your home
Price Range $225.00 - 375.00 $385.00 - $435.00 $270.00 - $290.00

You can also hold your Birthday at the Snow Building or the Zimmer Auditorium.

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