Open Wednesday-Monday 10:00am-5:00pm Closed Tuesdays. 2 North Sacramento Street Lodi, CA 95240 209-368-0WoW (0969)

Birthday Parties



Private birthday parties are available for all ages at the WOW.  Parties are available year-round on weekends and all week during June and July (except Tuesdays).

Your WOW Birthday Party package includes: Admission into the museum for friends and family to explore, celebration of someone’s special day in our private party room, and a hands-on science experiment. The museum provides 6-inch cake plates, napkins, cups, and plasticware while the family provides any decorations, refreshments, cake and candles, goodie bags, etc. and supervision for children. The science experiment is conducted by your very own WOW party scientist and includes up to 20* experiment participants.  Due to space restrictions, there is a limit of 40 people total per party.

*$5 for each additional experiment participant, up to 24. Please notify the museum in advance if more than 20 participants are expected.

Choose from six science experiments:

– Slime
– Lava Lamps
– Homemade Ice Cream
– Explosions  (suggested ages 7+)
– Monster Foam (suggested ages 7+)
– Waddle Bots ($5 extra per child)

Full descriptions are available here.

The private party room is available on weekends from 10:30am-12:30pm or 2:00pm-4:00pm, and from 2:00pm-4:00pm on weekdays during June and July (except Tuesdays).

Members (Family, Family Plus, or Friends Memberships) . . . . . . . $190
Non-Members  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $220

Please check the calendar below for available dates & times. If you see an availability that you would like to reserve, please fill out the form linked below or on the right side of this page. For more information, you can e-mail or call the WOW at 209.368.0969.

To make a reservation, use our online Birthday Party Reservation Form or download a reservation form and submit it by e-mail ( or fax (209.369.1290).  Full payment is due no later than three weeks prior to the party to avoid cancellation.  A WOW birthday invitation template will be e-mailed to you once full payment has been received if you’d like to use it for your party.

Birthday Party Availability