Birthday Parties

Gather your friends and family at the National Aviary to celebrate your birthday in our newest event space: The Garden Room! The National Aviary is now offering physically-distanced adult birthday parties. Choose from one of our birthday packages to create a party fit to your liking. Stroll through our immersive habitats during your event or personally invite one of the birds who call the National Aviary home through an add-on Avian Encounter!

All Birthday Parties Include:

  • The catering package of your choice as well as linen, china, and glassware for the event
  • Set up with a mix of and high and low cocktail tables
  • Access to the National Aviary’s immersive habitats
  • Event Supervisor to assist with coordination
  • Complimentary use of a sound system and microphone
  • Complimentary parking in our lot for your guests

Birthday Packages:

Silver Package: $99 per person (25 guest minimum), which includes:

  • Champagne toast
  • Five passed appetizers

Gold Package: $125 per person (25 guest minimum), which includes:

  • Champagne toast
  • Five small plate selections

Upgrade to a full bar package or customize your selection with Chef Josef Karst!

Exclusive Add-On Experiences:

Avian Encounter: $200
Complete your big day with a visit from a parrot or bird of prey, like the Eastern Screech Owl! Avian Encounters not only gives your guests a memorable experience, but offer some amazing photo opportunities as well!

For Inquiries And To Book Your Birthday Party Today, Contact Ashley Duncan, Events Manager, at, through our Contact Events Manager Form, or by calling 412-258-9436.

The National Aviary is currently unable to offer children’s’ birthday parties. We hope to offer them again soon.

Safety is always our top priority, and The Garden Room’s ample space is ideal for gatherings while physical distancing protocols are in place. We follow safety guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Allegheny County Health Department. Our friendly team will help you to plan a memorable and beautiful event while observing safety protocols. Learn more about our enhanced safety protocols here.

Available through December 2020 from 6 pm to 8 pm for a minimum of 25 guests, depending on safety guidelines set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Allegheny County Health Department.

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