Places to Have Birthday Parties in the Capital Region
Here are our main links to birthday party fun in the Capital District! The following organizations have elected to be featured on this page:
Bash Birthday PartiesWant to look like a super parent?
Want your child to have an amazing memorable birthday party, but don’t have the creativity (or energy) to host it? Want to have some time to socialize with other adults while the kids are engaged in hands on, screen free activities and games?
Let Bash Birthday Parties take the stress out of your child’s next birthday party. We provide all of the supplies, decorations, cupcakes and favors, as well as, set up, host and clean up your Bash. And because we offer over 10 different themes (and counting), there’s sure to be something to spark your child’s interest. The best part: we come to you - you don’t even have to leave your house on party day!
Want to be a super parent? Book your Bash at www.BashBirthdayParties.com, call or text us a 518-788-8950 or Facebook message us at @BashBirthdayParties.
FunPlex Fun ParkFunplex Funpark is the premier amusement destination of the Capital District!
Attractions include go-karts, miniature golf, rock climbing wall, batting cages, bumper boats, bungee trampoline, bouncy bounce and much more! Funplex is the perfect location for birthday parties for kids of all ages. Our parties include popcorn, soda, pizza, ice cream cake and all paper products. Just show up, have a great time then leave the clean up to us! Your personal party host will make sure your party runs smoothly. Visit www.funplexfunpark.com to check out amazing birthday party packages and call 518-477-2651 to book.
Uncharted Wild is a group dedicated to bringing learning and fun to audiences in Vermont, Massachusetts, Upstate NY, and the Hudson Valley region. We bring the WILD to YOU with our live animal shows for birthday parties, libraries, schools, fairs, and other events. We promise to captivate our audience with some vibrantly colored exotic animals, fun stories, bizarre facts, and an engaging experience unlike any other! You will get the chance to feel, see, and learn firsthand why reptiles aren't as scary as they may seem!
Three different program packages to choose from! Click here for more information or call us at 518-728-5431 to book your event today!
Mad ScienceGive your Child the Best Birthday Party EVER!
A science themed birthday is a great party idea that is sure to entertain! Mad Science birthday parties offer children a chance to participate in cool science experiments with a certified Mad Scientist! Kids discover the fun side of science as they take part in spectacular science demonstrations.
Party guests create super-stretchy Mad Science putty or slime, pick your child’s favorite!
We have thirteen different themes, including an ice princess theme, all things slime, and a young wizard theme, and the opportunity to add cool upgrades (like a rocket launch) and Mad Science goody bags!
Our birthday parties are…
- Approximately 45 to 60 minutes long
- Perfect for children aged 5 to 12 years old (For ages 3-4, we have a special pre-school birthday party!)
- Suitable for any group size
- Affordable - Prices starting at $149
- Held indoors or outdoors, at the location of your choice
- Tons of fun!
JMU 4 KidsJoin JMU 4 Kids Laser Tag for your next Birthday Party or event!
Our *NEW* Nighthawk Battle Pistol is lightweight (less than one pound), powerful, offers a built in iron sight, and Internet access is not needed!
With multiple game formats you can feel the action and excitement of being in a real live video game!
We are available to come to a location of your choice, or at one of our available gyms.
Please visit JMU4KIDS.com for pricing and additional info!
The Arts Center of the Capital Region
Does your child love being creative? Come celebrate their special day at one of The Arts Centers’ Youth Art Parties! Held in our fully equip studios, our talented teaching artists will provide a variety of engaging art activities that can be enjoyed by family and friends! Enjoy themes like Cupcake Wars, Painting Parties, A Treasure Chest Scavenger Hunt, or a Fabric Printing Party. We are also happy to individualize parties to suit your tastes! We have options from ages 5 to 17.
Contact: Sean McLaughlin, Arts Education Coordinator, at (518) 273-0552 x230 or Sean@artscenteronline.org.
Ellms Family Farm
We understand that birthday parties are looking a little different this year - but we are happy to be able to host limited guest count parties in our open air barn. Our party packages include access to farm outdoor activities and your own space and seating for 2.5 hours. A birthday party on Ellms Family Farm is a great ways to celebrate your loved ones special day, safely and following recommended CDC guidelines. To inquire about dates and availability, please visit our website www.ellmsfarms.com or contact Ashley at email@example.com.
Hill City Ice QueenMagic Brought to Life!
Looking for a princess to make your next event a royal success? At Hill City Ice Queen we believe you deserve more than just a pretty girl in a dress. That's why our parties and events provide unique, interactive experiences that will turn you into a believer! Serving the Capital Region, the Catskills, and more, our theatrically-trained performers will wow you with their energy and authenticity. Our beautiful, hand-made costumes and natural looking wigs will have your kids believing we stepped straight out of their favorite stories. We sing, we dance, we make dreams come true!
Arts & Glass
Celebrate your special day in a creative way at Arts & Glass! At our Pottery-Painting Parties (age 4+), artists pick their own pottery pieces and design them using non-toxic, washable glaze paints. Our team then fires the pottery to a permanent, food-safe, glossy finish. At our Glass Fusing Parties (age 8+), artists learn how to safely handle and assemble designs of brightly-colored glass to build suncatchers, dishes, or even nightlights. Our team then fires the glass in our kilns to a solid, smooth glass work of art. Every party includes a personal party host, private party room, instructional art lesson, all tools and art materials, cleanup, and a FREE personalized keepsake ceramic plate for the birthday child. All pottery and glass art is ready for pickup in 7-10 days.
Art in Mind Creative Wellness Studio
Celebrate your birthday creatively at Art in Mind Studio - hosting parties are one of our favorite specialties! Your two-hour event will be filled with creative excitement! You will have a dedicated party host, favors for your guests, a personalized souvenir, and all art supplies and instruction included. We have a large variety of party options: Paint Canvas Masterpieces / Collage Making / Adopt-a-Pet / Chef’s Culinary Party / Fairy Gardens / Harry Potter Theme / Light-up Mason Jars / Felting Animals / Felting Pictures / Hand Sewing Animals / Clay Marble Relief / Sea Rocks Craft / Ebru Marble Painting. Call us today!
Reptile CircusGet wild with a reptile party!
Our interactive and fun reptile show is perfect for birthday parties or other events! I’ll bring fourteen unique reptiles like snakes, iguanas, turtles, lizards and even giant hissing cockroaches for you and your guests to view, pet and hold. During the show I’ll explain about the exciting places these creatures come from and how we can do our part to help keep them safe. It’s great for kids and adults love it too! I have almost 20 years of experience showing and caring for reptiles. The show is informative, unique, and most importantly... FUN!
Goldfish Swim School- Colonie
From birthday parties to summer kickoffs, nothing says “party” like a warm pool that’s exclusively decorated for a boy or girl’s special day. Goldfish Swim School can put together the party of your child’s dreams and take care of all of the details, setup and cleanup for you.
Parties that include 24 guests or less are coordinated by two certified lifeguards that will also help with the event. We’ll plan to have additional lifeguards if you’d like to invite more than 24 guests.