Host an SM&NC birthday for your child!

This summer we are offering both on-site and at-home birthday party options! Choose from a behind-the-scenes tour, a remote animal visit, or (for the first time ever!) an animal visit in your own backyard. Whichever option your choose, our experienced educators will lead an amazing age appropriate experience your child and his or her friends will love!

Contact for more information and availability.

On-site Birthday Parties

Farmer for a Day

For children turning 5 and up
Have a birthday child who loves animals? Join us for this new birthday experience! The birthday child and two friends will get an amazing hands-on, behind-the-scenes experience with our farm animals! Create a snack for the pigs, help to walk a goat, llama or donkey, and hang out with the goat kids! Each child will also get a Farm Critter Creation animal to take home. Program includes admission for birthday child’s family and 2 guests. Maximum of 3 children for the program.

Party availability: Saturdays and Sundays, June 13-August 16, 11 am & 3 pm
Party size: maximum of 3 children (including birthday child)
Program length: approximately 60 minutes
Price: $150 for members, $200 for non-members
To book: Contact registration at for availability.

At home

Traveling Animal Adventure Birthdays

For the first time, we are bringing our animals to you! Schedule a 40-minute live animal experience for your child’s birthday in the convenience of your yard! Programs must be held outdoors for up to a maximum of 40 guests (children and adults). We can accommodate special themes like “Slimy & Scaly” or “Farm Babies & Friends.”

Party availability: Beginning July 12
Party size: maximum of 40 guests (children and adults)
Program length: approximately 40 minutes
Price: $250 for members, $300 for non-members
To book: Contact registration at for availability and additional information.

Remote Animal Adventure Birthdays

Bring our animals into your home for a birthday or special occasion! We’ll introduce our Heckscher WILD! and farm animals to you and your guests through a special 30-minute Zoom program. We can create special themes customized to the interests of your party.

Party availability: Dates and Times vary and can be personalized
Program length: approximately 30 minutes
Price: $50 (members & non-members)
To book: Contact our Director of Education at for scheduling.

Schedule a Party!

For more information or to schedule a party, please e-mail with the following information:

  • Name of parents & contact phone number
  • Name and age of birthday child(ren)
  • Date and time desired for party
  • Choice of party theme

You may also call 203.977.6542 for information or to schedule.


39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903