Birthday Parties and Special Occasions

Birthday Party Rental at the Zoo

Birthday rentals include a 2 hour rental of the grassy picnic area across from the Education Center. Rentals include:

  • 2 Hour Private Use of the Outdoor Picnic Area
    • The space is covered from rain. Fans are used to keep the space cool in the summer and outdoor heaters are used to keep the space warm in the winter
  • 24 Animal Themed Cupcakes from Couture Cakes
  • Birthday Banners and Signs
  • Yard Games
  • Admission into the Zoo for up to 20 Named Guests, including Birthday Family (guest list must be provided 24 hours before the party)
  • Private Animal Ambassador Encounter 
  • $340 for members; $350 for non-members

Birthday times available are Saturdays from 10:00 am -12:00 pm or 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.

Party Rentals at the Greenville Zoo are outdoors and offered rain or shine. The picnic area is covered to protect from rain and sun. Rentals will only be rescheduled in special cases or if the zoo is closed to the public.

Please note that guests are required to wear face masks whenever they are visiting indoor spaces within the Greenville Zoo, including Ektopia and the Safari Gift Shop.

Contact the Education Department at (864) 467-4850 or email for more information, or to book your birthday experience.


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