Birthday Parties


Our children’s birthday party packages will provide lasting memories for your child and their friends, and a stress-free day for you!

All parties are nature-based, 1.5-hour programs with a trained interpreter. Catering and gift-bag options available. Available for booking May through early fall.


Fairy Garden Tea Party (Ages 3-8)

Bring out all your little fairies and sprites for a wonderful Garden tea party! With fairy wings to wear, your little ones will feel magical  while exploring forests, playing fairy games and enjoying an adorable tea party, followed a tour of the the Butterfly Showhouse.

Teddy Bear Picnic (Ages 3-7)

Bring your best bear friend along for a party that treks into the woods for a teddy bear picnic. Teddy bear games and songs fill this program with fun for the youngest of forest explorers. Finish the tour with a tour of our butterfly showhouse!

Going Buggy Butterfly Party! (Ages 4-8)

The perfect party for little ones to get active and catch some of their favorite insects: ladybugs, dragonflies, butterflies, and more! The party includes insect catching (and releasing!), fun bug games and a tour of the butterfly showhouse, full of tropical butterflies from across the world.

Ponds and Frogs (Ages 5-14)

A favorite party at the Garden! Explore our ponds and get dirty catching a wide variety of pond critters - from shrimps to snails to frogs! A number of fun games and a tour of the butterfly showhouse cap this active and adventurous party.

Wilderness Adventure (Ages 8-14)

Become a wild animal in this fun forest birthday party! Discover our fascinating animal specimens, discuss their cool adaptations, and go on a forest trek. A high-energy game of Predator / Prey makes this a favorite program for active youth. Minimum 10 people for this program.

Prices

$175 per party for up to 25 people, including party guests, siblings and guardians. Children age 2 and under free of charge. Additional people $10 each.

Parties and gift bags must be paid in full a minimum of two weeks in advance. $50 non-refundable deposit required on booking.


It's easy to book a party! To start, fill out a Birthday Party Request Form. 

For more information email uabg.birthdays@ualberta.ca or call (780) 492-3106.