Frequently Asked Questions


How much space do I need for a party?

About 10 x 10 square feet.
Roughly the average size of a Family or Living room.


Do I need to provide anything, e.g. tables?

No, we bring everything we need to perform the show.


Can I have the party outside?

If the outside temperature is above 90 degrees, the event should be held inside, as direct sun and extreme heat are harmful to the reptiles and very uncomfortable for the kids. — We only need a 10' x 10' area to perform the show inside.

Only if the weather is 60 degrees or higher!

What is the petting zoo?

The petting zoo is an activity towards the end of the show, where the children can touch, pet and pose for pictures with the animals


How much time do you need to setup?

Set up takes hardly no time. --- We arrive shortly before your scheduled time, bring in the travel crates and the show should start right away. The kids will start buzzing with excitement the moment we pull up.


Can I reschedule my event in case of rain?

You can reschedule your event at any time. Simply browse our calendar for a new suitable date/time. Then, send us an email with the new date/time and we will gladly reschedule your event.


How much notice do you need for a party?

We book up quickly, especially on weekends, so please try to book your party as early as possible. Parents typically book Birthday Parties 3 to 4 weeks in advanced.


How will I know if my event is booked?

We take the stress out of party planning. We keep you informed (and worry-free) from start to finish!

You will receive a confirmation email the minute you book online. In addition, we will send you multiple email and text reminders before your appointment date to give you the peace of mind of knowing your event is under control.


Will I get a call?

Yes, the team member assigned to your appointment will call you on the day of your event. They could also call you the day before, or perhaps during the week.


When do I start the party?

Moms typically start the party 30-minutes before our scheduled arrival time. Kids can play games and have snacks. Have My Reptile Guys come later when all guests are surely present.


What is the best age group for a reptile party?

Children 4 to 11 are our most popular ages.

All shows are age-appropriate - We always adjust any show to fit the age group and need of the children.



We are available Monday thru Friday | 9:00 am ~ 5:00 pm. EST

Send us an email, a text message, or a voice mail during normal business hours and we'll be glad to answer all your questions in a timely manner. Please remember we are NOT available Saturdays or Sundays


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