The North Carolina Zoo is temporarily suspending operations
effective March 17 until further notice. More information.
Looking to celebrate your child's birthday in a unique way? Invite your family and friends to join the Zoo's education team for a fun, educational and hassle-free birthday party. Each birthday party lasts up to one-and-a-half hours and can be scheduled Saturdays and Sundays at 11 a.m. or 2 p.m. Birthday parties are held in the RTI's Play & Learn Center located behind Kidzone, the nature play area in North America.
Birthday Parties are offered year round. We offer parties for children aged 4 years and up:
|Number of Participants||Complete Party Package*
(Children ages 4 and up)
|Up to 15||$400.00|
*NC Zoo Society members receive a 15% discount off complete party package price.
Complete party packages for children ages 4 years and older include:
To register, please call 336.879.7715 or email. A deposit of $125 will hold the day and time until you can send in the balance due two weeks prior to the party. Credit cards are accepted. Checks or money orders can be made out to NC Zoo Society, re: birthday party and mailed to North Carolina Zoo, Attention Kathy Osborne at 4401 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, NC 27205.
Below are additional ideas to help you coordinate your special day for your loved one.
Please note the Zoo’s hours change based on the time of year:
April through October: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
November through March: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Commonly asked questions about birthday parties can be found here.