The L.A. Zoo is a unique location to host a memorable birthday party. Scheduling birthday parties will be based on a first-come, first-served basis, and it is recommended that you inquire about a specific date four weeks in advance. Party prices apply to all adults and children over the age of two. Your party will be held at an outdoor patio on zoo grounds. Exact party location will be determined by guest count and site availability. To start organizing your unforgettable party, read our Frequently Asked Questions.
Group Daytime Admission Rates
Admission is not charged for evening events (after 5:00pm). Pricing for group rate admission tickets is for a minimum of 15 people.
- Adult (ages 13-above): $16.00
- Child (ages 2-12) $13.00 (Children under 2 are free)
Choose your birthday party time from either 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. GLAZA members will receive a 10% discount on catering.
Treetops Birthday Party Gazebo #1
- Outdoor area perfect for small parties
- 2 Hour Daytime Rental Fee: $150 (Up to 40 guests)
Treetops Birthday Party Gazebo #2
- Outdoor area great for picnics and parties
- 2 Hour Daytime Rental Fee: $225 (Up to 80 guests)
Treetops Birthday Party
- Under Historic Treetops great for picnics and large parties
- 2 Hour Daytime Rental Fee: $350 (Up to 150 guests) or $600 (151-500 guests)
Birthday Party Catering
All packages include soft drinks, water, and iced tea. Add on fresh baked cookies for $2 per person.
For groups of less than 30, a $75.00 catering staff fee will apply.
Backyard Grill Out – $15.00 per person
Jumbo hot dogs, chili, cheese, onions and sauerkraut served with coleslaw, potato salad or pasta salad, baked beans and chips
Classic American Buffet - $16.00 per person
Quarter pound hamburgers, jumbo franks, coleslaw, baked beans, potato salad or salad, or pasta salad and full condiment bar of lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, and assorted cheeses
Vegetarian burgers available upon request.
Western Barbeque - $19.00 per person
Choice of two: BBQ Pulled Pork or Chicken, Sliced Brisket
Coleslaw, potato salad or pasta salad, baked beans, rolls and corn bread, and buttered corn on the cob
Premium Box Lunches – $15.00 per person
Choice of two: Turkey and Swiss on Ciabatta Roll, Black Forest Ham and Cheddar on Ciabatta, Tuna Salad Croissant, Chicken Caesar Wrap, or Caprese on Baguette
Bagged chips, whole fruit, potato salad, cookie and drink
Prices do not include tax (9%) and service charge (20%)
For more information about event packages and locations, please call (323) 644-4781 or e-mail [email protected]. To ensure the safety of our animals, no balloons, straws, glass bottles, or lids are permitted on Zoo grounds.