PARTIES AT THE ZOO

First Pick Your Room Based On Your Number of Guests

Outside (uncovered) – Up to 40 guests - $19 + $5 per guest Mon. - Thurs., $29 + $6 per guest Sun. and Fri. or $39 + $7 per guests on Sat.
Outside (covered) – Up to 15 guests - $89 Mon. - Thurs., $99 Sun. and Fri. or $129 on Sat.
Frog Room – Up to 15 guests - $99 Mon. - Thurs., $119 Sun. and Fri. or $149 on Sat.
Turtle Room – Up to 20 guests - $139 Mon. - Thurs., $159 Sun. and Fri. or $179 on Sat.
Snake Room – Up to 25 guests - $169 Mon. - Thurs., $199 Sun. and Fri. or $219 on Sat.
Frog and Turtle Rooms – Up to 35 guests - $239 Mon. - Thurs., $279 Sun. and Fri. or $299 on Sat.
Whole Party Building – Up to 50 guests - $349 Mon. - Thurs., $399 Sun. and Fri. or $449 on Sat.

                                                                   Now Pick Your Party Type

Standard - Includes the room for up to 2 hours for presents and cake (you provide cake, we provide plates, utensils and napkins, drinks available in add-on options below) and general admission to the zoo for all guests.
Deluxe – Above plus a zookeeper will join you  for about 10 minutes with two animals that all the kids will get to hold and interact with, everyone will get a fun tattoo and the birthday child will get a 4x6 printed photo holding an animal - ADD $29 + .75 per guest to above price
Premium – Above but the zookeeper will be with you for ~20 minutes with four animals that all the kids will get to hold, interact with and even feed. Plus your photo will be an 8 1/2x1.  Also, this option includes pizza with your choice of toppings (1 slice large pizza for each person, for older/hungrier kids you may want to consider ordering more from the add-on options below), bag of chips, and a can of soda. - ADD $39 + $4.50 per guest to above price
Ultimate – All of the above plus you get a 30 minute private show with at least 6 animals, gift bags and a 4x6 photo for all guests and a $2.50 gift shop credit for all guests - ADD $49 + $9.50 per guest to above price
Over Night Adventure Camp – The complete reptile zoo experience!  5:30 – 6:30 you and your guests arrive at the zoo for a VIP Tour including the opportunity to touch and feed several animals.  6:30 – 7:00 is dinner where we provide you with pizza, chips and sodas (1 slice large pizza for each kid and three for one adult chaperone, for older/hungrier kids you may want to consider ordering more from the add-on options below),  7:30 – 8:00 we set up “camp” (everyone should bring sleeping bag or blankets, pillow, etc.  We have one futon for the adult chaperone), 8:00 – 8:30 is game time or a nocturnal animal adventure, 8:30 – 10:00 we enjoy a reptile or bug theme movie and of course popcorn 10:00 - ??? is bedtime or more movies and finally prior to 9:30am we pack up and have a breakfast of donuts and juice boxes (substitute milk for $.25) and explore the zoo one last time (older kids can help feed and clean animals prior to opening), - $349 Sunday – Thursday Night, $449 Friday and Saturday Night.  Includes up to 5 kids and 1 adult, extra people $9
                                           Finally Pick Your Add-on Options
Use of Full Kitchen - $49
Sss!!! - This Super Snake Special will include visits by 5 additional snakes. Great for that kid that just can't get enough of our slithery friends. You also have the option of seeing a snake feeding(we use only humanely prekilled rodents or chicks or live fish when feeding our snakes. We cannot guarantee that a snake will be hungry and eat at the show but will do our best).  Plus guests will get to hold a ginat snake! - $49
The Caiman Experience - For this popular add on we bring a live baby caiman (a close relative of the alligator). Guests get a chance to touch it! - $39
"Turtle Experience" - Meet our 15 year old Red-footed Tortoise, Confucius or our 30 year old Gulf Coast Box Turtle, Bo. The kids will love these great turtles and the birthday child will even get to feed him by hand! - $29
Cool Chameleon - We will bring a really cool chameleon! Everyone can watch its long, sticky tongue as the guest of honor tries to get it to take a bug from their hand! - $19 (Free when you add two of the above add-ons!)
Reptile Gift - Give a plush stuffed lizard, cool crocodile hat, fun rubber snake and others depending on availability (we will bring an assortment for guests to choose from)- One for the birthday child $2.50 or give one to all the guests - 10 or more for $2.00 each
“I Ate a Bug Club” – Sure you may think its gross but the kids will love it.  They will get to prove to their friends how cool they are by eating a chocolate covered cricket.  This fun activity will be part of the show and everyone who does it gets a cool “I Ate a Bug” button to keep and proudly wear. - One for the birthday child $2.50 or give one to all the guests - 10 or more for $2 each
Giant Plush Alligator w/ Sleeping Bag - This is an awesome gift for the birthday child that will go with the theme of the party. This plush alligator is 2 1/2 feet long and the best part is that the insides come out to make a 27.5 x 44 inch sleeping bag. Cool! Includes reptile gift bag. - $24
Fun Temporary Tattooing - We will come a little early or stay a little late and apply cool reptile tattoos to all the guests - $9 plus $.75 per guest
Standard Party Favor Bags - Assortment of various reptile, amphibian and bug stickers, tattoos, small toys and coloring pages. - $4.95
Deluxe Party Favor Box - Even more of the above plus a larger plush toy, special crafts or books. - $7.95
Reptile Games - Play some reptile theme games at your party. - various options from $25 per fifteen minutes.
Reptile Theme Piñata filled with candy, reptile toys, stickers and more! - $19.99 + $3/guest (10 guest minimum)
Additional Large 1 topping Pizza - $15
Small Cheese Pizza - $8
Extra can of soda - $.75
Upgrade soda to juice box - $.50
Upgrade soda to milk (plain or chocolate) - $.75
Extra bag of chips $.75



ZOO TO YOU OPTIONS

Standard Show - This 30 - 45 minute presentation include 6 - 8 animals. Guests will be given time to touch an animal. - $149 Tuesday - Thursday, $199 Sunday, Monday and Friday, $249 Saturday

Deluxe Show - This 45 minute - 1 hour presentation will include 9 - 11 animals (including at least one snake over 6 feet long). All the guests will have an extended opportunity to touch various animals. - $199 Tuesday - Thursday, $249 Sunday, Monday and Friday, $299 Saturday

Big Boa Bash - This includes 12 - 14 animals with the star being a boa (or python) that is nearly 8 feet long! Everyone will get a chance to touch or hold this very big but very friendly snake and pose for pictures. Averages about 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes. - $249 Tuesday - Thursday, $299 Sunday, Monday and Friday, $349 Saturday

Available extras:
Sss!!! - This Super Snake Special will include visits by 5 additional snakes. Great for that kid that just can't get enough of our slithery friends. You also have the option of seeing a snake feeding(we use only humanely prekilled rodents or chicks or live fish when feeding our snakes. We cannot guarantee that a snake will be hungry and eat at the show but will do our best). - $39 ($49 when added to a standard show. The Big Boa will not be included in these five so you must get the Big Boa Bash to have that included.)
The Caiman Experience - For this popular add on we bring a live baby caiman (a close relative of the alligator). Guests get a chance to touch it! - $39
"Turtle Experience" - Meet our 15 year old Red-footed Tortoise, Confucius or our 30 year old Gulf Coast Box Turtle, Bo. The kids will love these great turtles and the birthday child will even get to feed him by hand! - $29
Cool Chameleon - We will bring a really cool chameleon! Everyone can watch its long, sticky tongue as the guest of honor tries to get it to take a bug from their hand! - $19 (Free when you add two of the above add-ons!)
Reptile Gift - Give a plush stuffed lizard, cool crocodile hat, fun rubber snake and others depending on availability (we will bring an assortment for guests to choose from)- One for the birthday child $3 or give one to all the guests - 10 or more for $2.50 each
“I Ate a Bug Club” – Sure you may think its gross but the kids will love it.  They will get to prove to their friends how cool they are by eating a chocolate covered cricket.  This fun activity will be part of the show and everyone who does it gets a cool “I Ate a Bug” button to keep and proudly wear. - One for the birthday child $2.50 or give one to all the guests - 10 or more for $2 each
Giant Plush Alligator w/ Sleeping Bag - This is an awesome gift for the birthday child that will go with the theme of the party. This plush alligator is 2 1/2 feet long and the best part is that the insides come out to make a 27.5 x 44 inch sleeping bag. Cool! Includes reptile gift bag. - $24
Fun Temporary Tattooing - We will come a little early or stay a little late and apply cool reptile tattoos to all the guests - $9 plus $.75 per guest
Standard Party Favor Bags - Assortment of various reptile, amphibian and bug stickers, tattoos, small toys and coloring pages. - $4.95
Deluxe Party Favor Box - Even more of the above plus a larger plush toy, special crafts or books. - $7.95
Theme Decorations and Place Settings- We provide theme plates, napkins, cups, table cloth, utensils, table decor, hats, noise makers, etc. (themes available include general animal,Dora the Explorer, Diego, dinosaurs, frogs, call for other availability) $20 plus $4/guest
Reptile Games - Play some reptile theme games at your party. - various options from $25 per fifteen minutes.
Reptile Theme Piñata filled with candy, reptile toys, stickers and more! - $19.99 + $3/guest (10 guest minimum)
DESI the Frog – Let our customed character mascot entertain the kids for ~15 minutes while your presenter sets –up or breaks down - $49 (click here if you are interested in having just Desi and no live animals)
•Ultimate All Inclusive Party - This includes the Big Boa Bash, deluxe party favor bags for all the guests, the tattooing service, a pinata, fifteen minutes of reptile theme games and theme decor and place settings(we even come 1/2 hour early to help set up, runs1 3/4 hour - 2 hours ) - $499 (up to 15 guests, $13 each additional guest additional guest)

Travel fees extra.  Email zip code for a quote. (We do not quote a flat rate, i.e. $1 per mile, because we do our best to keep the price down as much as possible and quote lower if we are already on the road or in the area, etc.)

VIP TOURS

Want the ultimate reptile experience and the zoo all to yourself???

Try one of our After Hours VIP Tours of the zoo.

VIP After Hours Tour $99 (on sale Nov. 1st - March 15th for just $49)
  -Enjoy the zoo all to yourself
  -Personal Tour Guide
  -Help Feed and Touch Several animals
  -Up to 5 people included (extra people just $10)


ZOO TO YOU EDUCATION PROGRAMS

Let us bring a zoo to your facility.

The below options and pricing are for legitimate educational groups (schools, daycares, scouts, home school groups, etc.) only.  Other groups should see our Parties at The Zoo, VIP Tours, or Other Event Pages.

Our educational programs are age specific and can be targeted at the preschool through college level. The programs are relevant in not only a formal school setting, but libraries, daycares, scout meetings and home school groups as well. Programs can be tailored to correspond directly with curricula being taught in school such as ecology, the food chain, habitat studies, etc.

Standard Program - This 30 - 45 minute presentation include 6 - 8 animals. Guests will be given time to touch an animal. - $149 Tuesday - Thursday, $199 Sunday, Monday and Friday, $249 Saturday

Deluxe Program - This 45 minute - 1 hour presentation will include 9 - 11 animals (including at least one snake over 6 feet long). All the guests will have an extended opportunity to touch various animals. - $199 Tuesday - Thursday, $249 Sunday, Monday and Friday, $299 Saturday

We recommend groups of 15 – 20 for the best hands-on experience but can do much larger groups if you have the space.
Additional programs the same day are just $99.

Toddler Program -  Do not forget the little ones!!! We are a special 10 – 20 minute toddler program for 1-2 year olds.  The get introduced to various key concepts such as “What sound does a snake make?”, “This lizard is yellow?”, “Rough vs smooth”, etc. - $29 (when added to any other education program)

Full Day - $599.

We also offer the Ultimate Reptile Educational Experience. This is a five day program. Each day has live animal visits and a discussion of their natural history (one day will be snakes, one day invertebrates, etc.) There will be in depth interaction with the animals and lots of time to get up close and personal. The program can be every day for a week or one day a week for 5 weeks. Students will receive fun and educational home works sheets each visit and each visit will include some sort of fun activity (tattoos, educational games, etc.)  This all inclusive program is being offered for just $749 for the first program and only $299 for each additional program scheduled on the same day(s).

Travel fees extra.  Email zip code for a quote. (We do not quote a flat rate, i.e. $1 per mile, because we do our best to keep the price down as much as possible and quote lower if we are already on the road or in the area, etc.)


We offer large discounts when booking multiple shows at the same time. These can be for the same location or different locations, like multiple schools in the district or various library branches.

* At Cold Blooded Encounters it is our goal to have the opportunity to educate as many people as possible. We know the economy is bad and budget cuts are ravishing our educational institutions. We want to do our part to help. For public institutions facing financial hardships we can try to work with you to accommodate any budget. Just give us a call.

EDUCATION PROGRAMS AT THE ZOO


Have a fun and educational field trip to the zoo!

The below options and pricing are for legitimate educational groups (schools, daycares, scouts, home school groups, etc.) only.  Other groups should see our Birthday at The Zoo, VIP Tours, or Corporate Event Pages.

Programs run $99 for the first 15 kids and just $39 each additional 15.

You will receive a guided tour of the entire zoo with lots of opportunity for touching animals and may even get the opportunity to see animals fed.  The tour runs ~45 minutes to 1 ½ hours depending on your needs.

ADD-ONS:

Lunch At the Zoo – We will set up tables for you to enjoy your lunches (provided by you) with the animals.  This is just $19/ 15 minutes.  We can also provide lunch options.  Email us for a quote.

Great for scouts are:
JR. REPTILE KEEPER PROGRAMS
OVER NIGHT ADVENTURE CAMP AT THE ZOO

SPECIAL EVENTS

We offer great presentations and exhibits for corporate events both at our zoo or let us bring the ZOO TO YOU!

Great for Grand Openings, team building events, corporate picnics or whatever you can imagine!

For events were you want a formal presentation at your location see this link: 

For events with a more festival type atmosphere (where we would set up exhibits for your guests to view at their leisure see below.

For events at our zoo see one of these links:

Costume Character Appearances – whether you want us to draw traffic to your business by standing at the road or interacting with your customers this is a great option.  Click this link: COSTUME CHARACTER APPEARANCES

These links will give you an idea of what we offer and pricing but we can create a customized program to fit your needs.



FESTIVALS

We provide a great guest experience at festivals, fairs and the like.  Also, great for PTO fundraisers!
Our normal pricing for a festival is $149 for the first hour and $99 each additional hour or $599 for a Full day (second day for $499, third for $399 and additional after that is just $299). For this we set up a cool display with several live animal exhibits and animal artifacts (snake skins, turtle shells, fossils, etc.). Your guests get to walk by this "mini-zoo" and talk to us, interact with various items and maybe even touch an animal. We can provide a 6-foot display or if you provide up to 3 8-foot tables we will bring enough to fill them. In addition to the display, for no additional cost, we can provide up to 4 stage shows per day where we bring out animals for the audience and give a presentation.

Travel fees extra.  Email zip code for a quote. (We do not quote a flat rate, i.e. $1 per mile, because we do our best to keep the price down as much as possible and quote lower if we are already on the road or in the area, etc.)

Festivals may also want to add the option of having our costumed character mascot Desi join the event.  Festivals that are also having a live animal exhibit get Desi for 33% off the marked prices.  Click here for details:

COSTUMED CHARCTER APPEARANCES

INTRODUCING DESI la RANA ARNAZ!!!

Kids love meeting Desi and getting their pictures taken.  Desi is great for parties, corporate events, festivals and fairs, fund raisers and drawing traffic to your business.

Our rates for Desi’s appearance are:

$149 for the first hour and just $29 each additional hour.  The full day rate (up to 8 hours) $299.

Travel fees extra.  Email zip code for a quote. (We do not quote a flat rate, i.e. $1 per mile, because we do our best to keep the price down as much as possible and quote lower if we are already on the road or in the area, etc.)

RESTRICTIONS:
Temperatures below 75 degrees and Desi will be in costume 25 minutes on 5 minutes off. i.e. if you book for 1 hour Desi will be in costume for 50 minutes of that.
Temperatures 75 – 85 degrees and Desi will be in costume 20 minutes on and 10 minutes off.  i.e. if you book for 1 hour Desi will be in costume for 40 minutes of that.
Temperatures >85 degrees and Desi will be in costume 15 minutes on and 15 minutes off. i.e.  if you book for 1 hour Desi will be in costume for 30 minutes of that.
Desi gets an additional 15 minute paid break every 2 hours.




JR. REPTILE KEEPER PROGRAM


These awesome programs are great for older children (12-17 years old) that would like a career working with reptiles or at a zoo.  It is also great for scouts earning their reptile badges.

The student will work one on one with an experienced reptile keeper at the zoo.  They student will help clean exhibits, feed animals and learn what it takes to work at a zoo (both the fun parts and dirty, hard work parts).

These programs are available Fridays and Saturdays from 5:00 – 8:30 - $199
Sundays and Mondays 5:00 – 8:30 - $99
Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays anytime - $99

You can add additional students for just $39 up to a maximum of 3 so each student gets the best experience.