*Please Note: Packages and Prices have changed!
Want to host a birthday party to remember? Set a date for your child’s next party at the Topeka Zoo!
We offer birthday packages year-round. Each birthday party comes with a theme and exciting bio-facts. You can also choose to add a presentation with a live animal given by zoo staff, a mini-tour, a peek behind the scenes, and/or a bag of feeder food for the waterfowl ponds!Each birthday party includes:
• 2 hour private rental of our Living Classroom and access to zoo
• Theme with bio-facts
Choose from Africa, Rain Forest or North America
• Personalized cupcake cake (20 cupcakes)
Decorated with a photo of your favorite animal!
• Staff host
• 20 guests included – up to 40 with an extra charge (Age 3+)
Party Extras (additional charge):
• Presentation with a live animal guest
Want to know more about the theme you chose? Upgrade your
party with a presentation given by zoo staff and receive an up-close
look at one of our animals.
• Mini Zoo Tour
Seek out lots of animals on a staff-guided tour mini tour of the theme
area you chose. You will get to tour the African loop, visit the rain forest,
or take a trek over to North America.
• Behind the Scenes Tour
Get up close to your favorite animal with a behind the scenes tour given
by one of our keepers. Choose from the elephant, hippo, giraffe, lion or bear.
• Bag of feeder food for the waterfowl ponds
• Extra cupcakes – Twenty not enough? Order extra so there’s enough for everyone!
Basic Birthday Party: FOTZ member $225; non-member $250
Add Ons (Please call for pricing):
Leopard Spot Gift Certificates
Behind the Scenes Tours
*FULL PAYMENT IS REQUIRED TO RESERVE YOUR PARTY DATE
Parties must be scheduled on Saturdays or Sundays during one of the following timeslots:
• 9 am to 11am
• 11:30am to 1:30pm
• 2pm to 4pm (Zoo grounds close at 5:00)
YOU MUST SCHEDULE YOUR PARTY AT LEAST TWO (2) WEEKS IN ADVANCE
For more information or to schedule your party date, contact Friends of the Zoo at 785-272-7595. Dates and times are booked on a first come, first served basis and fill up quickly! Price changes are effective immediately.