Celebrate your birthday with the animals at East Bay SPCA!

Birthday Parties East Bay SPCA

Fall 2023 bookings will open August 1st

We host parties at both our Dublin and Oakland  locations

Parties are offered for ages 6 and up

Saturdays 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM (DUBLIN ONLY)
Sundays 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (DUBLIN AND OAKLAND)

What does a birthday party at East Bay SPCA entail?

  • Rental of the party space for 2 hours
  • Behind the scenes tour
  • An animal meet-and-greet
  • Gift for the birthday child

Party outline:

15 minutes – Welcome Guests
15 minutes – Enrichment Craft (making cat toys, adoption posters, etc.)*
30 minutes – Shelter Tour
15 minutes – Animal meet-and-greet
45 minutes – Additional Time in Birthday Room (to be used for food, cake, presents)

*Please note that in order to ensure enough time for all activities, the educator will start your party on time. If party guests arrive late, they may not be able to participate in the shelter enrichment activity at the beginning of the party.

When are birthday parties offered?

Saturdays: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM in Dublin only
Sundays: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM in Dublin and Oakland

Due to the popularity of our Summer Camp Program, we are unable to offer birthdays during the summer months.

What is the fee for a birthday at East Bay SPCA?

Tier 1: $300 and includes up to a maximum of 12 children (including the birthday child and siblings) and 1-2 adult chaperones.

Tier 2: $375 and includes up to a maximum of 12 children (including the birthday child and siblings) and 1-2 adult chaperones. Tier 2 also includes a cat or dog stuffy for each party guest to “adopt” and take home.

Birthday parties must be paid in full to secure your party date and time upon booking. For cancellations made more than 4 weeks prior to the party date, a refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be granted. For cancellations made less than 4 weeks prior to the party date, no refunds will be issued and the entire party fee will be forfeited.

How do I start the reservation process?

Step 1: Complete the Birthday Party Request Form below.

Step 2: We will contact you to confirm your date and complete the payment.

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