Both Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo are Sold Out Monday 4/19 and Tuesday 4/20. We hope you can visit on another day!

Know Before You Go: We've modified the Zoo experience in accordance with public guidance and health recommendations. Please review our 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 40 guests at Franklin Park Zoo or 32 guests 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!

Please note:
Birthdays at Franklin Park Zoo will begin mid-April. For birthdays during March and beginning of April at Stone Zoo, please contact birthdays@zoonewengland.org for information.

King/Queen of the Jungle, Franklin Park Zoo

Party Times:
April 16 to October 31
Daily (two options): 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.
(Guests can also explore the Zoo after the party!)

Make a Reservation


Includes: 

  • 2-hour tent rental
  • Animal encounter (10 minutes)
  • Animal-themed decorations for 16 children
  • 2 lifesize mini animal props
  • Themed backdrop
  • Birthday child's throne chair
  • 2 farm tables for 16 children
  • Animal-themed centerpieces
  • 16 white wooden children chairs
  • Safari jeep photo prop
  • 16 animal-themed plates, napkins, forks for children
  • 16 safari hats
  • 5 picnic tables with plastic tablecloths for guests
  • 1 table for cake with linen tablecloth
  • 3 tables for gifts and food with plastic tablecloths
  • Zoodopt plush for the birthday child
  • 1-hour caricature artist
  • 40 admission tickets

Rates:
Non-member: $1,520.00 | Member: $1,485.00

Please Note:

  • Your package includes admission entrance for 40 people. Additional fees will apply for additional guests.
  • All events take place in our outdoor tent. Indoor venues are currently unavailable.
  • Please have your guests arrive no more than 5 minutes before your assigned event time.
  • Admissions tickets are timed, and you must enter at your designated time.
  • Each tent will have five picnic tables for guests, four buffet tables for cake, food and gifts and one table for the caricature artist

Safety Information:

  • State guidelines are constantly changing, therefore we will contact you if any changes affect your upcoming event.
  • ZNE requires all visitors to wear a face mask/covering in compliance with Massachusetts Department of Public Health Guidelines. Children under age 2 are not required to wear a face mask under state guidelines, but will be required to stay 6 feet or more away from the animal encounter for the animal’s safety.
  • Please maintain social distance of 6 feet between other guests not in your party.
  • Your venue will have hand sanitizer available for guests.

Questions?

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

Jungle Adventure, Franklin Park Zoo

Party Times:
April 16 to October 31
Daily (two options): 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.
(Guests can also explore the Zoo after the party!)

Make a Reservation


Includes: 

  • 1.15-hour tent rental
  • Animal encounter (10 minutes)
  • Animal-themed decorations for 16 children
  • 9-animal themed plastic tablecloths
  • 16 animal-themed plates, napkins, forks for children
  • Animal centerpieces
  • 16 animal headbands
  • Animal-themed backdrop
  • Zoodopt plush for the birthday child
  • 1-hour caricature artist
  • 40 admission tickets

Rates:
Non-Member: $885.00 | Member: $860.00

Please Note:

  • Your package includes admission entrance for 40 people. Additional fees will apply for additional guests.
  • State guidelines are constantly changing, therefore we will contact you if any changes affect your upcoming event.
  • All events take place in our outdoor tent. Indoor venues are currently unavailable.
  • Please have your guests arrive no more than 5 minutes before your assigned event time.
  • Admissions tickets are timed, and you must enter at your designated time.
  • Each tent will have five picnic tables for guests, four buffet tables for cake, food and gifts and one table for the caricature artist

Safety Information:

  • ZNE requires all visitors to wear a face mask/covering in compliance with Massachusetts Department of Public Health Guidelines. Children under age 2 are not required to wear a face mask under state guidelines, but will be required to stay 6 feet or more away from the animal encounter for the animal’s safety.
  • Please maintain social distance of 6 feet between other guests not in your party.
  • Your venue will have hand sanitizer available for guests.

Questions?

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

Dino Deluxe, Stone Zoo

Host a T-rexcellent dino-themed party, and visit with colossal creatures from the past in Stone's Zoo's T. Rex Adventure!

Party times:
April 16 to September 5
Daily (two options): 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.
Guests can also explore the Zoo after the party!

Includes:

  • 2-hour tent rental
  • Animal encounter (10 minutes)
  • 2 lifesize mini dinosaur props
  • Jurassic Park jeep photo prop
  • Themed backdrop and centerpieces
  • 16 dino-themed plates, napkins, and forks for children
  • 16 dino adventure kids' safari hats
  • 16 kids' binoculars
  • 4 picnic tables with plastic tablecloths for guests
  • Birthday child's rattan chair
  • 2 farm tables for 16 children
  • 16 wooden cross-back children's chairs
  • 1 table for cake with linen tablecloth
  • 2 tables for gifts and food with plastic tablecloths
  • Zoodopt plush for the birthday child
  • 1-hour caricature artist
  • 32 admission tickets

Rates:

Non-member: $1,695.00 | Member: $1,660.00

Make a Reservation


Please Note:

  • Your package includes admission entrance for 32 people. Additional fees will apply for additional guests.
  • All events take place in our outdoor tent. Indoor venues are currently unavailable.
  • Please have your guests arrive no more than 5 minutes before your assigned event time.
  • Admissions tickets are timed, and you must enter at your designated time.
  • Each tent will have four picnic tables for guests, three buffet tables for cake, food and gifts and one table for the caricature artist.

Safety Information:

  • State guidelines are constantly changing, therefore we will contact you if any changes affect your upcoming event.
  • ZNE requires all visitors to wear a face mask/covering in compliance with Massachusetts Department of Public Health Guidelines. Children under age 2 are not required to wear a face mask under state guidelines, but will be required to stay 6 feet or more away from the animal encounter for the animal’s safety.
  • Please maintain social distance of 6 feet between other guests not in your party.
  • Your venue will have hand sanitizer available for guests.

Questions?

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

Dino Adventure, Stone Zoo

Host a T-rexcellent dino-themed party, and visit with colossal creatures from the past in Stone's Zoo's T. Rex Adventure!

Party times:
April 16 to September 5
Daily (two options): 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.
Guests can also explore the Zoo after the party!

Includes:

  • 1.15-hour tent rental
  • Animal encounter (10 minutes)
  • Dino-themed decorations for 16 children
  • 8 Plastic tablecloths
  • 16 Plates, napkins, forks for children
  • Dinosaur centerpieces
  • 16 Dinosaur party masks
  • Dinosaur-themed backdrop
  • Zoodopt plush for the birthday child
  • 1-hour caricature artist
  • 32 admission tickets

Rates:

Non-member: $655.00 | Member: $630.00

Make a Reservation


Please Note:

  • Your package includes admission entrance for 32 people. Additional fees will apply for additional guests.
  • All events take place in our outdoor tent. Indoor venues are currently unavailable.
  • Please have your guests arrive no more than 5 minutes before your assigned event time.
  • Admissions tickets are timed, and you must enter at your designated time.
  • Each tent will have four picnic tables for guests, three buffet tables for cake, food and gifts and one table for the caricature artist.

Safety Information:

  • State guidelines are constantly changing, therefore we will contact you if any changes affect your upcoming event.
  • ZNE requires all visitors to wear a face mask/covering in compliance with Massachusetts Department of Public Health Guidelines. Children under age 2 are not required to wear a face mask under state guidelines, but will be required to stay 6 feet or more away from the animal encounter for the animal’s safety.
  • Please maintain social distance of 6 feet between other guests not in your party.
  • Your venue will have hand sanitizer available for guests.

Questions?

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