OPENING DAY IS May 1, 2016.

HAVE YOUR WILD ONES SPEND THEIR SPECIAL DAY WITH OUR WILD ONES!

The base cost is $300.00 (May-June, $350 July-August) for 1-10 individuals, with an additional cost of $17.00 per additional person (adult or child) beyond 10 with a maximum of 25 people in total. Taxes are extra. Bowmanville Zoo Members** receive a 10% discount on base cost.  The base cost includes the admission of up to 10 people, in any combination of adults and children, age two and up. All attendees count toward your total. We require one adult for every 5 children.

Members get a 10% discount off the base price. **Guests who are members must be included in the paid group in order to be given the wrist bands and have designated seating for picnic area, Animatheatre  etc.  Otherwise, if they wish to enter free with their own Membership they are not guaranteed inclusion with the rest of the Birthday Party Group.

Reservations

COMPLETE THIS ONLINE BOOKING FORM and we will contact you within 48-72 hours to confirm the details.  At that time a deposit of $100.00* will be required. We require a minimum of one week’s notice in order to plan for and arrange your party.   The balance and final head count for your party will be due at the Admission Gate the day of your party.

Party Time Slots

  1.   Picnic Area 10:00 to 1:00 p.m. 12:00p.m. Show. 
  2.   Picnic Area 12:00 to  3:00 p.m. 2:00p.m. Show. 
  3.   Picnic Area   2:00 to  5:00 p.m. 4:00p.m. Show.
  • All Day Admission
  • Zoo Food for the Animals
  • AnimaTheatre Show
  • Front Row Reserved Seating
  • Birthday Announcement at the Show
  • Private Animal Encounter and Meet the Keeper Session (15 Minutes)
  • Wristband to identify you as a VIP
  • Bowmanville Zoo T-shirt for Birthday Child
  • Reserved Picnic Tables in Private Area
  • 10% off at the Zoovenier Gift Shop

Upgrade Options (Must be booked in advance for special pricing)

Animal Rides (12:30/2:30/4:30)
Goody Bags (2 sizes)
Pith/Safari Helmets
T-Shirts
$5.00 ea
$6.00ea / $10.00ea
$6.00 ea
$10.00 ea Child or $12.00 Youth
Zoo Café’s Yummies for the Tummies
Hot Dog, Fries & Small Fountain Drink
Hamburger, Fries & Small Fountain Drink
Chicken Fingers, Fries & Small Fountain Drink
Fries & Small Fountain Drink
Birthday Cake w/Child’s Name (Serves 10-15)
 Price
$6.00 ea
$7.00
$7.00 ea
$3.50 ea
$45.00 ea

Methods of Payment
We accept Visa, MasterCard, Cash & Debit.

Cancellations and Refunds
*Cancellations made less than 10 days prior to the event are subject to a $25 processing fee.
Schedule is subject to change due to weather conditions. Rain date option is recommended.

Park Policies
We welcome you to bring your own Picnic Lunches with coolers, however BBQ’s, plastics**, alcohol or food from other establishments are not allowed.

**Safety Notes
Because of possible harm to the animals, plastics including balloons, straws, baggies, plastic bags, plastic wrap or any thin plastic that may blow away are absolutely not allowed.
As with any outdoor setting, flying insects may be present. Plan ahead for a comfortable visit.

What’s The Schedule?
Week-ends May to September.
(September weekend programs will be modified.)
Party Time Slots for the Reserved Picnic Area are scheduled at 10:00 am,  12:00 pm, and 2:00 pm.
Private Animal Encounters at your Picnic site 45 mins before show at 11:15 am, 1:15 pm, and 3:15 pm.
Our scheduled show times are 12:00 pm,  2:00 pm, and 4:00 pm.
Animal Rides are scheduled after the AnimaTheatre Shows at 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, and 4:30 pm.
Cost is $5.00 ea when booked as part of Birthday Package.
Shows and schedules may be cancelled due to weather. Rain Date option suggested.

  1. Party Time – 11:15 Encounter & 12:00p.m. Show (May-September)

Picnic Area Reservations 10:00 to 1:00 p.m.  Private Encounter at your Picnic site at 11:15                   Leave Picnic Area at 11:50 for Show)
Please be at the AnimaTheatre Door at 11:55 to be escorted to your front row seats
AnimaTheatre Show Starts at 12:00.
Animal Rides (must be pre-booked for the group for special rate) start at 12:30 after the show
After your party you and your guests are invited to visit the zoo at your leisure.

  1. Party Time – 1:30 Encounter &  2:00 p.m. Show (May-September)

Picnic Area Reservations 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. Private Animal Encounter at your Picnic site at 1:15      Leave Picnic Area at 1:50 for Show)
Please be at the AnimaTheatre Door at 1:55 to be escorted to your front row seats
AnimaTheatre Show starts at 2:00 p.m.
Animal Rides (must be pre-booked for the group for special rate) start at 2:30 p.m. after the show.
Before or after your party you and your guests are invited to visit the zoo at your leisure.

  1. Party Time – 3:30 Encounter &  4:00 p.m. Show (May-August)

Picnic Area Reservations 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Private Animal Encounter at your Picnic site at 3:15        Leave Picnic Area at 3:50 for Show).
Please be at the AnimaTheatre Door at 3:55 to be escorted to your front row seats
AnimaTheatre Show starts at 4:00 p.m.
Animal Rides (must be pre-booked for the group for special rate) start at 4:30 p.m. after the show.
Before or after your party you and your guests are invited to visit the zoo at your leisure.

We look forward to celebrating with you at the Bowmanville Zoo!