​Due to high traffic volume on our website, the wait time to purchase tickets may be higher than usual. We thank you for your patience.

Boston Lights Sold Out Dates:
-September 22 - 27
-October 1-4, 9-11, 16-18, 23-25, and 31


Please purchase tickets for another night here.

 

Know Before You Go:
• To ensure the safety of staff and guests, we've made modifications to the Zoo experience in accordance with public guidance and health recommendations. Please review our Re-Opening FAQs (FPZ and SZ) before your visit.
• Members:​ Online reservations are required for your visit.

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Birthday Gatherings

Host an outdoor birthday gathering for up to 30 guests at Franklin Park Zoo, or 25 guests at Stone Zoo. We'll help customize your special day with an exclusive animal encounter, caricature artist, Zoodopt plush and more!


At Zoo New England we take your safety very seriously. We are currently following state guidelines and recommendations of the CDC for all events and gatherings taking place on our facilities. We're here to help with all your party needs for a zootastic birthday!

Party Animal Package, Franklin Park Zoo or Stone Zoo

Party times:
April 1 – October 31
Daily (two options): 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.
(Guests can also explore the Zoo before and after the party!)

Make a Reservation


Includes: 

  • 1.15-hour room rental
  • Animal encounter (10 minutes)
  • Party animal-themed decorations for 24 guests
  • A Zoodopt plush for the birthday child
  • 1-hour caricature artist
  • 24 admission tickets

Rates:

Non-member: $590 | Member: $550
Members enter free with their membership card.
Each additional guest over the 24 count must pay a $13.00 admission fee. All admission tickets must be pre-purchased before your event.

Please Note:

  • Your event is limited to 30 people at FPZ and 25 people at SZ.
  • All events take place in our outdoor tent. No indoor venues are available at the moment.
  • ZNE requires all visitors to wear a face mask/covering in compliance with Massachusetts Department of Public Health Guidelines.
  • Children under two are not required to wear a face covering.
  • Maintain social distance of 6 feet between other guests not in your party.
  • Please have your guests arrive no more than 5 minutes before your assigned event time.
  • Tickets are valid only on the day of the event.

Questions?

Contact us at 617-989-2009 or birthdays@zoonewengland.org

King/Queen of the Jungle, Franklin Park Zoo or Stone Zoo

Party Times:
April 1 – October 31
Daily (two options): 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.
(Guests can also explore the Zoo before and after the party!)

Make a Reservation


Includes: 

  • 2-hour room rental
  • 2 life-size animal props
  • 4 farm tables
  • 24 wooden kids chairs
  • Grass wall backdrop for cake table
  • 4 table centerpieces
  • Safari Jeep photo prop
  • 1 kid’s throne chair
  • Animal encounter (10 minutes)
  • Party dinnerware for 24 guests
  • A Zoodopt plush for the birthday child
  • 24 admission tickets

Rates:
Non-member: $1,350 | Member: $1,290
Members enter free with their membership card.
Each additional guest over the 24 count must pay a $13.00 admission fee. All admission tickets must be pre-purchased before your event.

Please Note:

  • Your event is limited to 30 people at FPZ and 25 people at SZ.
  • All events take place in our outdoor tent. No indoor venues are available at the moment.
  • ZNE requires all visitors to wear a face mask/covering in compliance with Massachusetts Department of Public Health Guidelines.
  • Children under two are not required to wear a face covering.
  • Maintain social distance of 6 feet between other guests not in your party.
  • Please have your guests arrive no more than 5 minutes before your assigned event  time.
  • Tickets are valid only on the day of the event.

Questions?

Contact us at 617-989-2009 or birthdays@zoonewengland.org