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Let your kids monkey around with their friends in our amazing three-level, jungle-themed Playbarn or in the zoo on their special day! With play time, party food and games - what more could you want for your little ones?

Due to the ongoing situation with Coronavirus COVID-19 (see our latest updates here) we have taken the decision to suspend Birthday Party bookings at this time. All current bookings will still be honoured as long as we remain open.


If you are concenred about an existing booking, please contact our team on 01253 830815 or email


Thank you for your understanding.


There always seems to be so much to do when trying to arrange a kid's party, and never enough time to do it in. Don't worry - we've got all you need, with a range of great value party packages suitable for all kings and queens of the jungle! 

Our Playbarn Parties come with 90 minutes of play, use of a private party room, a dedicated party host, invitations, food & drink, party bags, free car parking and a free zoo entry voucher for the birthday child.

For younger party animals our Playbies Parties are suitable for ages 1-4, and come with 90 minutes of play, food & drink, free car parking and a free zoo entry voucher for the birthday child. Playbies Parties are only available Monday-Friday during Blackpool school term times, between 11am and 2pm.

Play time, party food, games and Private Hire of the Playbarn - what more could you want for the birthday child?? This includes exclusive use of the Playbarn, 90 minutes play, food & drink, free car parking, invites and a free zoo entry coucher for the birthday child.

Or try something wildly different and book a Zoo Party and let your children party with penguins and celebrate with sea lions! This package includes a whole day to explore the zoo, free gift for the birthday child, use of a private party room, a dedicated party host, invitations, food & drink, party bags, free car parking! 

We have a brand new Party Keeper Experience for up to 10 people.  A 2 hours unforgettable experience offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to egt up close and personal with some of the zoo's most popular residents.   Click here for full details.

Playbarn Party £7.95 per child
Playbies Party (1-4 years) £5.45 per child
Zoo Party

With a whole day to explore the zoo!
£11.95 per child

with one free adult per 10 children

(additional adults £10.50 each)
Playbarn Private Hire Party
£195.00 for up to 20 children, additional children £5.00 each


PLUS! Top up the fun with our extra special add-ons* including - birthday cakes, face-painting, helium party balloons, animal masks or even a visit from Arnie or Lenny, our mascots!! 

Booking Terms - Zoo or Playbarn child members receive 10% discount off all party bookings. Minimum 10 children per party. Minimum 50% deposit payable at time of booking. All children must wear socks at all times, be no more than 4'11'' in height and be supervised by a responsible adult.

To speak to someone about booking please call us on 01253 830815 or email

(*additional charges apply)

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Children under three are free!

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The health of our zoo family, which includes our visitors, staff and animals, is our top priority. In light of the most recent advice from Public Health England and the government, we have closed Blackpool Zoo at until further notice.

Please be assured that our dedicated keeper team will continue to provide the best care for our animals during the closure.

If you’ve booked tickets for any day during this closure, you can exchange them for any other date in 2020 or we can provide a refund. Please send your booking details to

We’ll keep you informed through our website and social media channels. We apologise for any disappointment and thank you for your patience.

We really look forward to welcoming you back to Blackpool Zoo when we re-open.

Stay safe everyone.