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New this year only! a SPOOK-TACULAR sleepover event!

Creatures of the Night Birthday Party

Bring your little Creature to have a frightfully good time as you celebrate with a Halloween themed birthday party at Zoo School.  Enjoy a ghoulishly good party room and have a beastly encounter with some of the resident creatures of the Zoo.  After you party till you drop, venture into the Zoo after the sun goes down to enjoy Creatures of the Night. 

Your Creatures of the Night Birthday Party package fee includes the following:

  • A room rental for 1.5 hours from 6:30am to 8:00pm with themed decorations, paper plates, napkins, forks, spoons, plastic cups, candles, matches, water, and lemonade.
  • A private animal encounter consisting of 3-4 animals and time for play on the playground area or self-instructed activities in the room in the case of inclement weather.
  • A gift from the Zoo to the birthday child and a party favor for each child attending the party.
  • Admission into Creatures of the Night for you and your guests.
  • A downloadable invitation.

 To schedule a birthday party, please call (813) 935-8552 ext. 268 or email

  • Tampa Bay City Pass
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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