Birthday Parties

Birthday celebrations at the Garden are easy, fun-filled and unforgettable! Best of all, you can leave behind the stress of planning and picking up after the party. Our staff does all of the prep, set up, and clean-up for you, allowing you more time to spend with your family and friends. Choose one of the great party packages below for an unforgettable experience for your child.

When you just need a space to host your child’s party, this is the package for you! 
$150 for Garden Members / $200 for Non-members


Included in this package:

  • Admission for 15 children and 15 adults. Each additional child is $6. Each additional adult is $10.
  • 1 1/2 hours at Celebration Station or The Storybook Garden*, our outdoor venues located in the Children’s Garden (Seating capacity 35)
  • Please remember this is a host/hostess-free party, so you will be responsible for  set-up and clean-up
*No guarantee of an indoor location should inclement weather arise.

Party goers enjoy a spectacular view of the nation’s largest open-aired butterfly house!
$250 for Garden Members / $300 for Non-members 

Included in this package:

  • Garden admission for 30 people
  • 1 1/2 hours use of private party room, located in the Anderson Education Center Classroom with a spectacular view of the nation’s largest open-aired butterfly house!
    (Seating capacity 50)  
  • Party host/hostess to assist with your party
  • Themed paper products
  • 1 themed activity for each child
  • Souvenir T-shirt and visor for the birthday boy/girl

Choose from one of our Celebration Party Themes:

  • NEW Nature Connects - LEGO (April-July)
  • Butterfly Bash (May-October)
  • Summer Splash (May-August)
  • Budding Botanist (year round)
  • Polly Wog Bog (May-August)
  • Animal Encounters (March-November)
  • Scarecrows (September-October)
  • Galaxy of Lights (December)


  • Souvenir T-Shirts $8.50 each 
  • Birthday cake with your child’s name and the Garden logo. Your choice of chocolate or vanilla cake from Cakes. ETC
  • For 30 party guests $32 
    For 50 party guests $52

Download a Birthday Party Brochure with complete party details.


Please Note for all Parties:

A guest list must be provided to two days prior to the party.

Celebration Parties are for children 3 and up.

Party guests must be supervised at all times.

Shoes must be worn at all times.

Outside food and drinks are permitted, excluding alcoholic beverages.

Most decorations are appropriate; please no confetti.
To schedule your Garden Birthday Party, you have three choices:
•    register online
•    call 256-837-4344
•    email

Reservations requested two weeks in advance.

Total Party Package payment due at time of booking. If the party is cancelled, payment will be reimbursed minus a $50 non-refundable processing fee.