Children’s Nature Birthday Parties: Ages 4-12
Looking for an unforgettable experience for your child’s birthday? Elachee offers five themed packages sure to delight the Birthday Child and guests! Take it one step further by giving a birthday gift that lasts all year! ADOPT AN ELACHEE ANIMAL FRIEND
Elachee Nature Birthday Parties
- PARTY FORMAT: Children ages 4 to 12 years, and designed for the Birthday Child plus 12 child guests (includes one free adult admission per child).
- PARTY TIME: Elachee offers children’s birthday parties March through November only, on Saturday afternoons from 1:30-4:30 p.m. - see schedule below. (Birthday parties are scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis outside of Elachee’s regularly scheduled programming.)
- PARTY PACKAGE FEE: $195.00 ($20 Discount for Elachee Members)
Add $20 per additional child guest, over the 12 included in the Party Package. Your birthday party is reserved upon receipt of a 50% deposit. The remaining balance is due 15 days before the party date. When received, we will confirm the reservation.
Choose a Party Theme Package
The Birthday Child and guests will engage in fun nature encounters with an Elachee Naturalist who will lead a themed program, designed for the outdoors or under cover outside, then a guided visit to the Live Animal Exhibit. Your party will conclude in a reserved space for friends and family to celebrate with the Birthday Child.
- Amazing Amphibians and Radical Reptiles
Explore their world and meet a snake or tortoise up close!
- Discovering Dinosaurs
Go back in time to investigate dinosaurs and examine real fossils.
- Scavenger Hunt - NEW!
Become a nature detective and look for clues nature will leave behind. Discover animal tracks and solve the mystery!
- Stream Life - NEW!
Bring your water shoes! Take a short hike into Chicopee Woods to learn about water and the creatures that live in the Walnut and Elachee Creeks.
- Wilderness Survival - NEW!
Try your hand at building a shelter and fire building. Learn the basics of what it takes to survive in the wilderness.
Party Packages Include:
- Three (3) hour outdoor pavilion or indoor classroom rental (with tables and chairs, and access to a catering kitchen with a refrigerator and microwave).
- Themed nature program and activity led by an Elachee Naturalist.
- Free admission for the Birthday Child, 12 Child Guests (ages 4-12) and one adult per child guest to Elachee’s Visitor Center and Exhibits. All other guests will be charged admission: $5 per Adult and $3 per Child (ages 2-12 years).
- An Elachee Nature Shop present for the birthday child
- Party favors for the birthday guests
- Elachee birthday invitations
- 13 Chicopee Woods Conservation Area daily parking passes distributed at the CWAPC Parking Station on Elachee Drive.
- Birthday Cake
- Decorations (NO balloons or confetti allowed)
- 1:30-2 p.m. ... Host Family Arrival and Set-up
Check-in at the Elachee Visitor Center/Nature Shop
- 2-3:30 p.m. ... Naturalist-led Themed Party Program
- 3:30-4:30 p.m. ... Private Celebration in Reserved Location
- 4:30-4:45 p.m. ... Guest Departure
All party guests, supplies and trash must be cleared from the space. Host Family to check-out at the Elachee Visitor Center/Nature Shop.
Book Your Party
Call 770-535-1976 to schedule a birthday party facility tour or to speak with an Elachee representative. You may also submit an online request. PARTY REQUEST