Virtual Birthday Parties

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Celebrate your birthday in a WILD new way! Let our creative planners host a virtual party your friends will never forget. Invite your party guests to play games, visit the zoo or aquarium and meet an animal all from their own home.

This 45-minute virtual party includes:

    • Virtual party room for you and 20 guests
    • Up-close animal encounter
    • Virtual exhibit visit at the WCS parks
    • Special gift for the birthday child
    • Discounted online invitations via Paperless Post
    • Personalized digital package of activities, videos and message board for the birthday child and their guests

All Virtual Birthday Parties include an animal encounter and exhibit visit, and a special gift for the birthday child. Price: $250 for members / $275 non-members

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Colorful Critters

Ages 3-5

Stripes and spots and scales, oh my! Encourage your party guests to dress in their favorite animal prints. Discover how animals use color to stand out or blend in and meet an animal who uses color to survive!

Animal Avengers

Ages 6-8

Who are the superheroes who protect the animals at WCS and across the world? Explore how zoo keepers, vets, and scientists care for our animals and keep them safe in the wild.

Zoomazing Race

Ages 9-12

There's a mystery afoot! Invite your friends to solve puzzles and clues that lead you on a virtual tour of the zoo ending with an up close encounter of the animal culprit.

“My child loved getting to see all of the animals with her friends! I think her favorite parts were the interactive components, like camouflaging themselves. She also really liked seeing the messages from people on her Padlet after the party.”
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The WCS Education call center is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Please feel free to contact our registrars by phone (800-433-4149) or email ( if you have any questions.

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