Celebrating a birthday at
CAPRON PARK ZOO!

Are you looking for a fun and educational place to host a child’s birthday?

We offer a variety of party packages that are reasonably priced for almost any budget.

 

PACKAGE OPTIONS AND FEES:


BASIC ROOM RENTAL: $200 (Capron Zoo Members: $175)

Package includes:

  • Admission to the zoo for up to 15 people*
  • Use of the zoo’s classroom for 2 hours
  • Customizable invites
  • Basic set up of the room including tables, chairs

ANIMAL ENCOUNTER PACKAGE: $250 (Capron Zoo Members: $225)

*Due to the nature of the animal encounter experience. this package is for children age 4 and up*

Package Includes :

  • Admission to the zoo for up to 15 people*
  • Use of the zoo’s classroom for 2 hours
  • Customizable Invites
  • Basic set up of the room including tables, chairs
  • Staff led animal encounter with one of the zoo’s Animal Ambassadors
    • A list of available Animal Ambassadors will be provided upon booking. Groups will pick a first, second, and third choice. We can not guarantee that the chosen animal will be available, but we will do our best to accommodate your preferred animal. 

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE: $400 (Capron Zoo members $375) 

*Due to the nature of the animal encounter experience. this package is for children age 4 and up*

Package includes:

  • Admission to the zoo for up to 15 people*
  • Use of the zoo’s classroom for 2 hours 
  • Customizable Invites
  • Bottle of water for each guest
  • 3 large pizzas 
    • Choice of cheese or peperoni
  • 1/4 Sheet cake with personalized “Happy Birthday (name)” message
    • Choice of yellow, chocolate, or marble cake 
    • The cake will be decorated with simple gender neutral birthday decorations. 
  • Basic set up of the room including tables, chairs
  • * Staff led animal encounter with one of the zoo’s Animal Ambassadors
    • A list of available Animal Ambassadors will be provided upon booking. Groups will pick a first, second, and third choice. We can not guarantee that the chosen animal will be available, but we will do our best to accommodate your preferred animal. 
  • Each child guest receives a birthday token that can be redeemed in the zoo’s gift shop for a prize from the Capron Zoo Birthday Treasures Chest. 
  • The Birthday child receives a birthday token that can be redeemed in the zoo’s gift shop for a prize from the Capron Zoo Birthday Treasures Chest and 1 free child ticket to return to the zoo

* Because of city fire codes WE CANNOT ACCOMODATE PARTIES OF MORE THAN 15 PEOPLE TOTAL at this time. THIS WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED!


To book a birthday party, please contact

Education Department Curator, Corey Shumaker at:

Email: corey.education@cityofattleboro.us

Phone: (774) 203-1844


IMPORTANT BOOKING INFORMATION

A $50.00, non-refundable deposit is required when booking a birthday party.

Final payment is due no later than 2 weeks before the birthday party date.

If the balance is not processed at that time, the reservation will be forfeited.

Questions?

FAQ's

Can I have more than 15 people?

No. Due to fire codes we cannot allow more than 15 people TOTAL (children AND adults) in the classroom. Please adjust your guest list accordingly.

Can I book the birthday party on-line?

No. To inquire about dates that are available for booking a party, please contact the education department via email or by phone first. When the date and time for the party is confirmed, the zoo will explain the next steps. 

Are there restrictions on what decorations I can bring?

Yes. The zoo does not allow balloons, pinatas, confetti, or noise makers. We also ask that any gifts, games, goodie bags, etc… be kept in the classroom during the party and not used in the zoo.   

Can I bring in food, drinks, and snacks?

Certainly! You are welcome to bring in food and drinks. However please be aware that we do not allow chaffing dishes, hot plates, crockpots, or similar food warmers. We also strictly prohibit all alcoholic beverages.

If my child is an infant and all the other children at the party are age 4 and up, can I book an Animal Encounter Package?

No. The Animal Encounter age restriction is based on the birthday child’s age. If the birthday child is 4 and there are younger siblings or guests, we ask that the younger children do not participate in the animal encounter portion of the program, specifically any close-up or contact opportunities