Rentals & Parties

The Sequoia Park Zoo is a beautiful venue to celebrate a variety of special moments, from birthday parties to corporate mixers! We will work with you to create the perfect experience for your party. 

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General Zoo Rental Guidelines

  • Reservations are required for all Zoo rentals; depending on rental type, reservations are required anywhere from two weeks to two months in advance of the intended date
  • Reservations are accepted up to one (1) year in advance
  • All rentals require a signed contract, security deposit (refundable), and applicable rental fees; staff fees and liability insurance may apply to certain rentals; insurance packets are available to download
  • For the health and safety of our resident animals, the following items are strictly prohibited at all rentals: balloons, piñatas, glitter, silly string, confetti, raw eggs, party poppers, confetti cannons/poppers, frisbees, balls, or any other items meant to be tossed or thrown in the air; open flames, including birthday candles, are not allowed inside Zoo buildings
  • Smoking or vaping of any substance is strictly prohibited in and immediately around the Zoo facility and grounds

Types of Rentals

Select from the options below to find the Zoo rental best suited for your event. 

  1. Zoë Powell

    Rentals Coordinator

Birthday Party Rental

Minimum of 10 people, maximum of 30 people

Have your next birthday party in our scenic Flamingo Room with views of our flamingo exhibit, Hilfiker Aviary, and the forest beyond! 

The Birthday Party rental includes:

  • 3 hours use of the Flamingo Room
  • Zoo admission for all guests
  • A dedicated party host who will lead an activity/craft with the children and accompany your group to the Redwood Sky Walk and barnyard to feed the chickens or guinea pigs. 
  • An active Sequoia Park Zoo Membership grants an exclusive river otter feeding for the birthday person. 
  • No outside catering allowed. 


Reservations for birthday parties must be at least 3 weeks in advance of the desired date.

A $50.00 refundable security deposit is required to secure your chosen date and time.

Party Cancellations

Cancellations initiated by the renter for any reason, within 7 days of the rental, will result in forfeiture of the Security Deposit. Cancellations initiated by Sequoia Park Zoo will try to be rescheduled; if unable to reschedule, then a full refund will be issued.  

FeesRequirementsOptional AdditionsAvailable Times 
(weekends only)
$21.00 per person (ages 3+)$50.00 refundable security deposit$50.00 per hour for additional time (total amount contingent on start times)10:30am-1:30pm  
$19.00 per person w/Member DiscountMinimum of 10 people, maximum of 30 people$50.00 for an Animal Encounter with snakes or owls (subject to change)

For more information, or to submit a rental request, contact our Rental Coordinator.