Children’s Birthday Parties

Have your child’s next party in Teatown’s Carriage House, overlooking beautiful Teatown Lake Reservation. The party includes a 2-hour Carriage House rental with a 45 to 60 minute program led by a Teatown Educator.

MEET THE ANIMALS 3 years old and up Touch a snake, meet a turtle, pet a rabbit and more! This program is an introduction to the many different animals at Teatown, and is an ideal first exploration of nature.

THE PREDATOR & THE PREY 4 years old and up Eat or be eaten! We will explore the differences between predator and prey while looking at animal props and meeting live animals. After, we will test our skills as predators with outside games.

NEW! WOODLAND EXPORATION 5 years old and up Uncover the secrets of a woodland community. Celebrate your birthday with a guided trek through Teatown woods in search of wildlife, plants, and seasonal signs.

NEW! FAIRY TALES & GNOME HOMES  5 years old and up April-October Flutter into an enchanted world full of wonder and fun. Hear a story about fairies, then create a fairy or gnome home in the woods from natural materials.

BUG OUT! 6 years old and up April-October All creatures great and SMALL matter too! After meeting some cool bugs, explore the forest and the field in search of native bugs and find out what makes them so special.

LORAX QUEST 7 years old and up I am the Lorax, I speak for the trees! Listen to the story of a very wise woodland creature and join the fun as we follow a map to uncover the mysteries of the natural world and the very important message about how we can help it. Chaperones required to lead groups on scavenger hunt.

SURVIVOR 7 years old and up If your child enjoys the outdoors and hiking in the woods, then this birthday party is right! Through a fun, interactive game and shelter building, your child will learn the basic skills of outdoor survival.

FINDING YOUR WAY 8 years old and up Be ready to find your way through Teatown woods in a fast paced relay game that combines basic compass skills and natural history trivia. Children will learn how to read a compass bearing, follow a map and have fun learning about nature at Teatown.

Goody Bags of assorted items are available for Birthday Parties at $6.00 per bag plus tax. Custom Goodie Bags are also available – price determined by item selection.

CHILDREN’S BIRTHDAY PARTY FEES & POLICIES Children’s Birthday Parties are a benefit of Membership at the Family Level or beyond. Please visit the Membership section of the website for a complete list of benefits.

  • Single Party consists of up to 15 children – $275
  • Double Party between 20-30 children – $435
  • You must be a member of Teatown to reserve a party.
  • All parties take place in the Carriage House. (Set-up/breakdown of room provided. Client supplies food & beverage and is responsible for clean-up.)
  • The birthday party must be paid in full at the time of booking. All memberships must be current for the party to be reserved.
  • A $25 security deposit check is required after you have received confirmation papers regarding the event. The security deposit will be returned following the party, so long as no damages are assessed.
  • Cancellations made more than 2 weeks prior to the date of the party will receive a 75% refund; cancellations made within 2 weeks of the date of the party will receive a 50% refund. In the event Teatown Lake Reservation should have to cancel, individual will receive a 100% refund.
  • There is a $45 fee to change the party date.
  • NOTE: Balloons and piñatas are not permitted