? Hold an elephant-stomp race (players wear big cardboard feet tied to their shoes) or a push-a-peanut-with-your-nose relay.
? Play zoo animal charades.
? Serve lion cupcakes
? Give away tiny stuffed animals -- from the pretend petting zoo you've set out -- as party favors.
Please Bug Me
? Play ladybug tag (try not to get tagged with a stick-on homemade ladybug).
? Make antennae headbands.
? Enjoy a gummy-worm-topped "dirt" cake (with crushed Oreo cookies on top).
It's a Jungle in There
? Have guests beat on drums they've made out of oatmeal containers and rubber sheeting.
? Challenge little monkeys to pick up shelled peanuts with their toes.
? Tape-record Tarzan yells and then vote on a winner.
? Serve a cake decorated like a drum, along with tropical fruit punch, of course.