Only 3.8 Miles from
Scottsbluff Monument!

Birthday Parties

Celebrate at RDC!

Does your little explorer have a birthday coming up?

Make their dreams come true with a party at the Zoo.

Click Here for registration information.

Have the wildest birthday in town at Riverside Discovery Center!

Basic Birthday Package

$90 for Members | $100 for Non-members

·         Admission for 12 People

·         Special Button for birthday child

·         Food the Petting Zoo

·         Two Hour Gazebo Rental

·         Two Hour Don Steen Heritage Room Rental

·         Regular wagon rental for gift transport

Ultimate Birthday Party Extras

We also offer fun extras to enhance your birthday experience!

Animal Visit (Choose from our education animals) $25
Cupcakes (by the dozen) $20
Veggie Platter $20
Dino Dig Interpretation (25 minutes) $25
Personalized Discovery Zoo Scavenger Hunt (Twelve copies) $10
Setup Fee* $25
Cleanup Fee* $25

* You provide decorations, RDC will set them up ahead of time.
**RDC will clean up after rental for an additional fee.  Otherwise, renter is responsible for cleanup.

To register for a birthday party call us at 308-630-6236 or email us.

Reservation fees must be paid in advance to reserve your spot.  $25 cancellation fee, but no fee if rescheduling.

  • PLEASE NOTE: Balloons, piñatas, confetti, drinking straws and bringing in food to feed the animals ARE NOT allowed in the zoo.
  • Additional guests: If party is over 12 people additional guests receive group admission prices.
  • The reservation fee is due ahead of time to reserve your spot, but all additional fees can be paid either at the time of reservation, or the day of the party.
  • If you are cleaning up at the end of the birthday party, please plan to do so at the end of the reservation time so that other guests can enjoy the area.

If you have questions, contact the office at 308-630-6236 or email

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Special Events
Got a Special Event Coming Up?
Rent the Gazebo area at RDC for your family or organization’s Special Event.
We’ve got a beautiful, shaded picnic table area, fresh air and grrrreat scenery.
Click Here for Registration Info or Call Us at
(308) 630-6236.