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Take Your Birthday to New Heights!

Tired of the same old party? Your party will soar at the Air Zoo! Choose from one of our high-flying fun birthday party packages:

Celebrate your child's birthday at the Air Zoo!

BIRTHDAY PARTY PACKAGES

Party Packages Feature:

  • All-Day Admission and Access to Rides and Attractions for Package Guests.
  • Private Party room for one hour.
  • Party includes hands-on science activity.
  • Cupcakes, drinks, and pizza.
  • Coupons for your next visit.

Note: Purchase at least two weeks in advance of party date is required.

Birthday Party Activities:
The Air Zoo's exciting science-based birthday activities will make your child's special day unforgettable! Each party includes one activity, which are arranged by age group below (older children may select from younger child activities if desired).

3-5 year olds

  • Kites: Discover how birds and airplanes soar as you make an airplane or owl kite and then march it around the Air zoo in a Kite Parade.
  • Volcanoes: Explore volcanic rocks and have a BLAST with your reusable erupting volcano.
  • Astronauts: Become and astronaut and investigate the exciting environment of space as you design your own space suit.

6-9 year old (Older children may also select from younger activities)

  • Gliders: Take off on an aviation adventure when you build and test fly your Dip-er-Do stunt plane
  • Slime: Investigate the properties of polymers and take home your own ooey-gooey bag of slime
  • Constellations Telescopes: Look to the stars and discover the stories in the constellations with homemade telescope.
  • Bouncy Balls: Discover chemical changes as you mix and elastic concoction to create super bouncy balls

10-13 year old (Older children may also select from younger activities)

  • Bristle Bots: Compete in the insect Olympics with your wacky, buzzing robot bug creation
  • Hovercrafts: Float on a cushion of air with the Air Zoo's large hovercraft, then take home your own balloon hovercraft model.
  • Catapults: Man the battlements and arm your catapults in an epic projectile battle.
  • Bernoulli's Floating Spheres: Investigate the power of air and defy gravity as you levitate a sphere using on the force of your own hot air.

Party Package Costs:

Package A for 15 attendees:
$350 for Non-Members
$315 for Members ($35 savings)

Includes a total of 15 party attendees (children and/or adults)

Package B for 20 attendees:-
$450 for Non-Members
$405 for Members ($45 savings)

Includes a total of 20 party attendees (children and/or adults)

Package C for 30 attendees:
$650 for Non-Members
$585 for Members ($65 savings)

Includes a total of 30 party attendees (children and/or adults)

Package D for 40 attendees:
$850 for Non-Members
$765 for Members ($85 savings)

Includes a total of 40 party attendees (children and/or adults)

Special Notes on Packages:

  • All birthday parties must be paid for in full at time of booking.
  • Any changes to package selection, activity, and/or theme must be made 10 calendar days before the event.
  • In the event that you need to cancel a registration, you must call 10 days prior to the event to receive a full refund.
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