7 Unique Birthday Ideas for Your Party Animal


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Birthday party planning can either be filled with Pinterest-style dreams, or a lot of stress for mom and dad. If you’re looking for a unique birthday party idea in the San Diego area, check out these venues/vendors; all a little less known but easy-peasy to plan! Whether your kid is 3 or 9, this list is guaranteed to get your mind in party-planning mode to create an event to remember!

For the Animal-Obsessed

For the budding veterinarian, a party at Helen Woodward Animal Center is both hands-on and highly customizable. Your animal-lover can choose which creatures to share with friends, including an alpaca, chinchilla, snake, sheep and more. If the birthday boy or girl is ages 7+, they can also choose to tour the adoption center or equine hospital.

Helen Woodward Animal Center
6461 El Apajo Road
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
858-756-4117 ext. 318
Online: animalcenter.org

photo: Leah Singer

What creative venue ideas would you add to our list?

— Ginger Anderson





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