Ready to throw a wild party? For junior rangers, shark fans, petting zoo pros and beyond, we’ve found fun animal-themed bashes that are sure to delight. Click through the slideshow below for the most creative eats, décor, and favors—all the inspiration you and your little party animals could need.

Insect Party

Here’s an idea that will make your little entomologist bug out: an insect party that honors creepy crawlies in a big way. We’re talking gummy worm and jello petri dishes, bug jar party favors, and more. Get all the juicy details on this Events by Tayrn party here.

photo: Events by Taryn via Kara’s Party Ideas

What other themes do you have in mind for your party animal? Share them in the comments below! 

— Abigail Matsumoto