Bring the Zoo to you!
Make your child's next birthday a memorable one with a Birthday Party ZooMobile. Perfect for a small family gathering in your home. The birthday child (ages four and older) and their friends will meet four small animals, most of which can be touched. The birthday child will receive a Zoo gift to mark the occasion. A ZooMobile party is fun, educational and entertaining for all!
Ages: ZooMobiles are only available for children turning 4 and older.
Capacity: Maximum 30 participants, including all children and adults.
Avaiable Times: You may choose your program start time. Program length is 50 minutes.
Available Days: 7 days a week.
Animals: We bring 5 different animals, usually a mix of furry, scaly and buggy.
Theme: Amazing Animal Adaptions.
Restrictions: Pets must be kept in a separate room.
Touching: Children may be allowed to touch if the total number of persons does not exceed 30 participants.
Children 3 years and younger will require adult assistance to touch the animals.
Party Favors: For parties with 20 guests or more, receive an eco-friendly animal-themed gift, a 5-pack of Oakland Zoo Top Trump cards and a special treat for the birthday child.
Please note: Please schedule your ZooMobile to begin at least 30 minutes after your party's start time so your guests do not miss this special presentation.
$270.00 for members / $290.00 for non-members. Note: additional zone fees may apply.
How to Book
To make a reservation, download the Birthday ZooMobile Request form. Submit a completed copy by fax (510)729-7324 or by email at least six weeks in advance. We are unable to accommodate bookings less than two weeks prior to the event.
A $50.00 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of the reservation and the balance is due two weeks prior to the date of your event.
There is a $50.00 non-refundable cancellation fee regardless of when the cancellation is made. Cancellations made more than than 30 days prior to the event will have any payments above the deposit refunded. Cancellations made within 30 days of the event forfeit all payments.
Please note that if you need to reduce your numbers due to illness or another emergency, you must inform us within 24 hours of your party to receive a refund for those participants. No refunds will be given after 24 hours. Please also note that this only applies to individual participants and if you need to cancel your entire party, our regular cancelation policy applies.
For more information or site availability please call (510) 632-9525 x220 or email the Education Programs Associate.