3 of the Best Outdoor Birthday Ideas for Camping Near Pittsburgh

From national holidays to silly goofy weekend themes, we love to celebrate each other, but there is no better celebration than a birthday! The Pittsburgh area is home to a great many things to do for children of all ages. For the best ideas on outdoor birthday ideas near Pittsburgh, read our blog for a few of our favorite ideas!

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Top 3 Outdoor Birthday Ideas Near Pittsburgh, PA

The Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium

As a kid, we all have great memories of seeing our favorite animals come to life in front of us! From the majestic African lions to the playful elephant seals in the aquarium, there is so much to see and explore when you plan a birthday party at the Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium.

The Zoo is great for all ages because younger and older children can have a meaningful experience together. Group packages require a minimum of 15 people, but the birthday package includes everything you need to celebrate your child’s big day!

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

For the nature lovers at heart, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is the place to go! Phipps Conservatory is home to a beautiful outdoor grounds filled with butterflies, birds, and vibrant flowers across 15 acres and 23 gardens. Should it rain, there are indoor spaces for you and your party of children to celebrate!

A two-hour birthday party includes a party host, a tour of the Butterfly Forest and Botany hall, a Pot-a-Plant (kids can make and take home their own plant), and table covers. You have to pay for cake/food as an add-on, but there is not a minimum party size. Parties are encouraged to be under 15 kids and 10 adults total.

Fun Fore All: Family Fun Park

Sometimes you just want to do it all when you take your kids out! Fun Fore All lives up to their punny name with an exciting mini-golf course along with a variety of other experiences fun for all ages. For $32/guest you receive two hours of unlimited use of: go-karts, batting cages, bumper cars, kiddie rides, mini-golf, and video games.

Food add-ons such as pizzas/chicken tenders/sodas are available as extras. Fun Fore All is a fun day excursion when you prioritize raw fun over everything else!

Bonus: A Birthday Party at Jellystone Park

Jellystone Kids Hugging Bears

Leave the planning to us, and let Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ at Kozy Rest give your child the memory of a lifetime! Our Ultimate Birthday Bash offers your birthday boy/girl a package of food, snacks, and a personal visit from Yogi Bear™ himself!

We also offer themed birthday parties, laser tag parties, and other kid-friendly things to do when you visit Jellystone Park™ at Kozy Rest! Read more about our birthday party packages at the link below!


Birthday Party Packages