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Birthday Parties

The wildest birthday party location is Lincoln Children's Zoo!

1. Pick Your Party
2. Select Your Date
3. Reserve Your Room & Time

Birthday Party Packages
Party packages are for up to 12 children and two adult chaperones.
Additional children may be added to each group as the room allows. Parties are held in the Safari Room (a jungle themed air-conditioned room) or the iconic Crooked House (not air-conditioned).
Members receive 10% discount on all party packages

All packages include admission for the entire day and use of party room for 1 hour.


1. Pick Your Party
Choose between a "Basic Party" or "Ultimate Party"


Basic Party $125+tax
Includes 12 children and 2 adults. Additional guests are $10.50 per person.

Admission for the entire day
1 hr. party in the Safari Room or Crooked House
Zoo welcome sign for birthday child
Zoo wagon to transport gifts
Members receive 10% discount


Ultimate Party $175+tax
Includes 12 children and 2 adults. Additional guests are $12.50 per person.

Admission for the entire day
1 hr. party in the Safari Room or Crooked House
Unlimited train rides for the day
A critter visit of your choice and chat presented by our Critter Encounter specialists
Special birthday present from the Zoo
Two pitchers of soda, lemonade or fruit punch
Ice-cream sundae bar
Zoo welcome sign for birthday child
Zoo wagon to transport gifts
Members receive 10% discount

Go to the bottom of the page to print your FREE Lincoln Children's Zoo birthday party invitations.


2. Select Your Date

April



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Add a fresh pizza from the Safari Cafe. Choose from cheese, pepperoni and sausage. Add pizza after selecting your party date and time. (8 slices per pizza for $16)



Birthday Party FAQ

Party Rooms and Times
Scheduling a party at the Zoo provides admission to the Zoo for the entire day. Parties are held for 1 hour in a designated air conditioned space or the historic Crooked House. To schedule a party on Monday though Friday please contact the zoo at 402.475.6741.

What the Zoo Provides
Let us do the set-up and the clean-up. The tableware - tablecloth, napkins, spoons, and cups will be provided and items as listed for chosen party package. If bringing your own cake, you must bring your own forks and plates. However, those items may be purchased from the Safari Cafe if needed.

Food
No outside food, except cake, is allowed for birthday parties. Need lunch for your group? Pizza is available for $16 per pizza. (8 slices per pizza) Other lunch options are available. Call in advance for options and prices.

How to Reserve a Party
A $50 non-refundable deposit is needed to secure your date, time and room. Remaining balance due at time of entry into the Zoo on party day. Parties must be cancelled 24 hours in advance for deposit to be used toward rescheduled party time. Sales tax is additional. Party spots fill quickly, so make your reservations today by calling 475.6741, ext. 120, or email questions to our guest relations department.

Weather
Weather conditions normally do not affect Zoo operations. The train may not operate when lighting occurs.

Note: For the safety of our animals, no candles, balloons, or piñatas are allowed.

Complimentary Party Invitations

Click to download "Party Penguin" invite    |    Click to download "Fabulous Flamingo" invite

Click to download "Rad Red Panda" invite   |   Click to download "Crazy Chameleon" invite