Birthday Parties



Get ready to party with New England Wildlife Center!

Make your next birthday party a happy one! Leave the confusion and mess to us. Parents are starting to discover exciting alternatives to the same old birthday party ideas. They’ve learned that a party at the New England Wildlife Center is a gift in itself, an experience that their children will remember for years to come.  The casual and interesting setting of New England Wildlife Center is the perfect place to hold parties for young and old alike.

Each party is assigned a staff member who will facilitate your event. They help you load & unload, decorate, set up and welcome your guests. Our Birthday Parties offer age-appropriate educational tours, and kids of all ages will meet and greet a variety of animals that live at the New England Wildlife Center. Our aim is to make your birthday star feel special.


Birthday parties are held during the weekend, with hours at the following times;

Saturdays  11:30 AM – 1:30 PM & 2 PM – 4 PM

Sundays     11:30 AM – 1:30 PM & 2 PM – 4 PM


NEWC charges $15 per child, with a $150 minimum for birthday parties. Up to 10 parents and guardians are free, All parties require a $50 non-refundable deposit to hold date and time.


To schedule a birthday party or for more information please call Jack Banagis, Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator at (781)-682-4878 x126 or email

Theme & Supplies

NEWC provides the tables, chair and space for birthday parties. You are responsible for bringing and arranging for cake, food, drinks, utensils and other refreshment items. We have a refrigerator available for keeping foods cold and organized.

If you intend to decorate our birthday space with a theme of your choice we ask that you bring the decorations to the party up to 30 minutes early, our birthday staff will assist you in preparing the room.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs):

How many children may I bring to the party?

We have seating for 25 birthday goers in our birthday party room.

How far in advance should I schedule my birthday party?

Please schedule your party at least two weeks in advance. Parties are available and scheduled year round, schedule early for your choice time slot.

I want to bring a table cloth, how big are the tables?

We have multiple 6” x 2 1/2” tables available for use. Each table will comfortably seat 6 children/adults.



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