Plan your Party

A birthday party at the Kansas City Zoo guarantees a wild time for all your guests! Join us for a celebration like no other!

Duration: 2 hours. Starting at either 10:00am or 2:00pm

Location: Sunroom in the Zoo Learning Center.

Capacity: Maximum 24 party guests (including adults and children 2+)

Date: Saturdays and Sundays. Minimum 4 weeks advanced notice required.

Cost: $150 base includes 14 party guests. $8 per additional guest.

Birthday Party Guidelines

  • The contracted party host will be responsible for payment for all extra party guests.
  • The party DOES NOT include zoo admission, only access to your birthday party room in the Zoo Learning Center.
  • You will be responsible for setting up before and cleaning up after your party all within your 2-hour party time frame.  We will sanitize the room before & after the birthday party.
  • You may bring your own cupcakes, cake, snacks, and non- alcoholic beverages. No glass containers, balloons, streamers, glitter, or confetti.
  • FOTZ members receive 10% off the birthday room rental.

Ready to Celebrate?

Birthday Party Add-Ons

Zoo Admission

$8 per guest

Carousel Tickets

$3 per ticket

Gold Rides Pass

$7 per pass

Platinum Rides Pass

$10 per pass

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