Party Extras
– Animal Artwork, $25 per painting
With this add-on, your Zoo Presenter will bring a selection of animal art for the birthday child to pick from. This is a great way to remember the fun animals that came and celebrated with you on your special day.

Discover who may visit you as ZOOMobile Animal Ambassadors


Additional Costs

After hours:
$50 for programs taking place outside daily operation hours (9 a.m. – 5 p.m., MST)

Mileage:
Assessed by using Google Maps and are measured from the Zoo to the program location.

Distance charges that may apply:
0-30 miles – FREE
31-40 miles – $30
41-50 miles – $40
51-60 miles – $50
61+ miles – please inquire


Opportunity Fund Scholarship* Information

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo has scholarships available for schools, groups, and families that may need financial assistance.
Please download the appropriate application and follow included instructions.
Opportunity Fund Scholarship – Individual Application
Opportunity Fund Scholarship – School/Group Application

Deadline for Summer Camp Scholarships: April 30, 2022.

*This is not available for ZOOMobile Birthday parties or Animal Grams.

ZOOMobile Animal Gift List

In lieu of traditional presents, some parties express interest in donating items to the animals at the zoo. Everyone at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo appreciates your generosity!

Animal Gift List

– Brown paper lunch bags
– Cat puzzle feeders
– Chew toys (rabbit/chinchilla size)
– Ferret hanging beds
– Hand sanitizer
– Natural wood wool
– Pet waste bags
– Small bird foraging toy
– Unsalted shelled nuts
– Wicker munch balls
– 50 watt red reptile heat lamp (ZooMed)
– 100 watt red reptile heat lamp (ZooMed)
– 50 watt basking reptile heat lamp (ZooMed)
– 75 watt basking reptile heat lamp (ZooMed)

Visit our Zoo-wide Wish List for more options!

EdVenture Refunds, Cancellations or Changes

Scheduling Details
A non-refundable $75 deposit will be collected at the time of booking. This deposit will be applied to your final payment. We do not accept passes or memberships in place of admission fees for Zoo Explorations. (Fee includes a $0.75 donation to Quarters for Conservation).

We do not issue refunds for parties that do not show for their reservation. If you need to cancel or reschedule your event, please refer to the confirmation email received upon registration. For further inquiry, please email [email protected].

If the Zoo is closed due to inclement weather or other unforeseen events, we will issue you a full refund (less the non-refundable deposit) or you may reschedule the event to the next available date and apply all payments already made toward your reservation to the new reservation.

Program Cancellation
The Zoo reserves the right to cancel a program due to lack of enrollment or unforeseen circumstances in which the Zoo is closed. If the Zoo is closed due to inclement weather or other unforeseen events, we will issue you a full refund (less the non-refundable deposit) or you may reschedule the event to the next available date and apply all payments already made toward your reservation to the new reservation.