NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Looking to throw a wild party? Birthday Party room rentals have returned at Audubon Zoo. The Zoo offers charming, private birthday party rooms near the Gottesman Family Endangered Species Carousel. Visit Audubon’s website and book a party room today.

“We are thrilled to once again offer our guests the opportunity to host their birthday celebration at the Zoo,” said Senior Vice President of Guest Services Daine Appleberry. “This offering has been a guest favorite for many years, and we are pleased to be able to continue offering it. Here’s your opportunity to do a world of good for your little animal lover and celebrate their special day at the Zoo.”

Audubon Zoo birthday room rentals are available weekends only from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Audubon Members receive 10% off their party rental.

Birthday Party packages include:

Party of 30

  • Three hours of a temperature controlled private party room
  • Party attendant
  • All-day Zoo admissions for 30 people
  • Two pizzas
  • 30 ice cream cups
  • Unlimited lemonade, ice water, plates, napkins, cups, and utensils

Party of 40

  • Three hours of a temperature controlled private party room
  • Party attendant
  • All-day Zoo admissions for 40 people
  • Three pizzas
  • 40 ice cream cups
  • Unlimited lemonade, ice water, plates, napkins, cups, and utensils

Audubon offers additional package add-ons, such as party favors and Animal Adoption Certificates. Please note that balloons, bubbles, streamers, or confetti are not allowed on Zoo grounds. For more information or to reserve a birthday party room visit:

The City of New Orleans is requiring everyone 12 years of age and older entering indoor exhibits and dining at the Zoo to provide proof of at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine or negative PCR COVID-19 test result from the past 72 hours. Face masks are also required at all of the Zoo’s indoor exhibits and dining.