If you want to make your child’s birthday a very special day, there are many venues that can help. These Arizona places can make any birthday party enjoyable, in addition to making it easier for the parents to plan everything. Here are some places all over Arizona where you can have a birthday party for your kids, organized by category.
Kid’s Birthday Party Places in Arizona
Laser Tag Birthday Party Places
Stratum Laser Tag
When looking for the perfect venue for your kid’s birthday party, consider the massive indoor experience at Stratum HQ. Voted top place for a kid’s birthday party in AZ for years. Your child’s special day will be filled with excitement and we’ll take care of all the work. From video games to snacks and an multi-level arena it will be sure to enthrall all the party goers and provide excitement as well as exercise.
Indoor Play Places
Laser and Mirror Maze
Laser and Mirror Maze in Scottsdale has been offering fun and exciting birthday packages for many years. Guests will get an action-packed birthday party that they’ll never forget. All birthday packages include a private party room, admission to the main Laser and Mirror Maze area, a dedicated birthday party hostess, goodie bags and water bottles. Various extras, such as pizzas, can be added as well. Birthday packages start at $270. You can call 480-270-6200 to make a reservation.
FatCats provides you with a choice of either bowling or movie-themed birthday party. Every party includes a dedicated host and $5 arcade card for guests. The movie party includes your choice of movie, pizza, group photos and glow golf. The bowling party includes party balloons, group photos and show rental. Prices range between $14.99 to $24.99 per person, with a minimum group size of 8 people.
UltraStar Multi-Tainment Center at Ak-Chin Circle in Maricopa
The UltraStar Multi-Tainment Center provides interesting birthday party packages for children of all ages. Packages can include a movie, arcade game, bowling or laser tag. All birthday party packages include pizza, soft drinks, cupcakes and a private party host in a dedicated party room. Activities last 1 to 3 hours. Prices start at $16.95 per person, with a 6 people minimum.
Main Event Entertainment
Main Event has locations in Avondale, Gilbert and Tempe. Their team definitely knows how to create events that are fun for kids of all ages. Birthday parties include access to an arcade game gallery with over 100 of the latest games, multi-level laser tag and bowling. All packages include a party host and reserved space. Prices range from $15.95 to $29.95 per person. You can visit their website at mainevent.com to find out more about their birthday party packages or to make a reservation.
Sports Birthday Party venues
Aspire Kids Sports Center
This sports center in Chandler offers fun activities for kids aged 3 to 14. They can use Olympic gymnastics equipment, take part in new challenges and get a truly energetic birthday party. Call 480-820-3774 to learn more about what they offer.
Flip Dunk Sports
Flip Dunk Sports in Phoenix offers enjoyable birthday activities for all budgets. You can bring your children for some flipping, jumping or other crazy fun. Various themes are available, such as Nerf war, dancing, trampoline, ninja, gymnastics and more. Call them at 602-277-0067 to reserve your place.
Sky Zone Phoenix
If your kids would love a trampoline-themed ‘birthday party’, then Sky Zone in Phoenix is the place where you want to go to for a fun birthday event for all ages. Birthday packages include a 2 hour long party which includes a dedicated host, pizza, drins, gifts, private room and trampoline time. Packages start at $275. Visit skyzone.com/phoenix for more information.
Birthdays at the Phoenix Zoo include admission to the zoo, a carousel ride, craft activities, party favors, ice cream, cake and lemonade, as well as a special t-shirt for the guest of honor. The birthday activities last an hour and a half. Price is $325 for a group of up to 10 children and 12 adults. For ages 12 and younger.
The OdySea Aquarium in Scottsdale proudly offers birthday party packages for children of all ages, starting at just $360. They include bumper boat rides, scavenger hunts, pizza and juice, as well as various other activities. You can also add on special animal appearances, rides on the aquarium’s train and more.
Arizona Humane Society
Kids who love animals will definitely enjoy having their birthday party at the Arizona Humane Society, all in the company of various furry friends. Activities include a private room, animal-themed activities and a shelter tour. Price is $225 for a two-hour long party for up to 20 guests.
Funny Magic for Kids
Funny Magic for Kids provides 30-minute long magic shows for kids of all ages. They’ll send a magician to entertain the kids at your choice of venue in the Phoenix area. They’ve been ranked as the best provider of magic shows in Phoenix on Yelp. Their magic show packages start at just $200. Don’t hesitate to visit their website at funnymagicforkids.com to learn more about their shows.
Vertuccio Farms in Mesa is ready to provide a fun birthday experience for kids of all ages. For $275, up to 50 guests will be able to enjoy a two hour party that includes access to the farm’s zip line, tube slides, hay mazes, giant jump pad, air pillow, farm animal tours and train rides.
Located in Glendale, Tolmachoff Farms provides kids everything they need for a fun birthday party. They have a petting zoo, pedal carts, tunnel slides, jump pillows, a picnic area, corn box and more. Bring your own food and refreshments. Price is $275 for 2 hours of party time for up to 25 guests.
Shamrock Farms in Stanfield offers birthday activities for kids of all ages. There’s a farm tour and dining area with tables in the barn. You can bring your own cake or buy food at the farm. Price is $10 per adult and $7 per child, with discounts being available for groups of more than 10 guests.
Great Arizona Puppet Theater
At this puppet theater in Phoenix, kids ages 3 and up will enjoy traditional puppet shows set up by some of the best puppeteers in the region. Fun activities are provided afterwards, as kids can create their own puppets and play with them. You can bring your own food and refreshments. Price includes a room for three hours. Cost is $6 per person and $100 for the birthday room rental.
Mad Science of Northeast Phoenix
Mad Science hosts science shows for kids ages 5 to 12. They come to your venue to host highly interactive and interesting demonstrations and science activities. The guest of honor receives a science poster and all the other guests get stickers. They offer various party themes and add-ons, so don’t hesitate to take a look at their website at nephoenix.madscience.org to see everything that’s available. Entertainment packages start at $225.
Located at the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix, Childsplay offers interesting activities for children ages 4 to 17. You can see the play of your choice and get discounted tickets for your birthday group. You’ll get the best seats in the house and the opportunity to take part in a free backstage tour.
Arizona Museum of Natural History
The Arizona Museum of Natural History is located in Mesa. It’s the place to go if you want to have a truly dino-mite birthday party! Packages start at just $250 and include a one and a half hour party in a dedicated room, as well as unlimited time in the museum for a group of up to 30 guests. Fun craft activities are provided by a private party host. You can purchase party favor packets as an add-on for $1 each. If your children love dinosaurs and nature, then they’ll certainly love having a birthday party at the Arizona Museum of Natural History. To reserve a party or find out more about available activities, get in touch with the museum by calling 480-644-3553 or visiting their website at azmnh.org.
This museum in Mesa provides fun birthday activities for children of all ages. They have many different themes of birthday packages available. Whether your kids enjoy robotics or hands-on art, they’ll always find something fun to do at the i.d.e.a. Museum. All parties include rental of a private party room for up to 2 hours, a party host and basic decorations, as well as museum admission for guests. Prices start at $225 for museum members and $250 for non-members.
Children’s Museum of Phoenix
The Children’s Museum offers fun birthday activities for all kids ages 10 and younger. Birthday packages include an hour in a private party room and a special host, party invitations and a gift for the guest of honor. Unlimited access to the museum is also included, which gives children the chance to take part in many fun activities like a texture cafe, climbing, art studio, a fort-building room, noodle forest and more. You can purchase extras, including pizza and cupcakes. Birthday party packages start at $345 for up to 25 guests. Call 602-628-2750 to reserve or find out more.
Butterfly Wonderland in Scottsdale provides an unforgettable birthday experience for all children ages 4 and up. You’ll get a unique chance to celebrate your birthday with butterflies. Birthday packages start at $295 and include cake and drinks, party decorations, a special gift, access to a private party room, as well as all-day admission to Butterfly Wonderland and all of its exhibits.
Desert Breeze Railroad
The Desert Breeze Railroad is located in Chandler and offers fun birthday activities for children ages 2 to 10. Their Engineer Party Deal includes birthday invitations, balloons, ice cream, an engineer cap for the guest of honor, a dedicated party host and seating for up to 40 people in the birthday area, as well as fun rides on the railroad. Prices start at just $11.50 per child, with an 8 children minimum. Visit their website at desertbreezerr.com to learn more about their birthday party packages.
This railroad in Gilbert offers fun activities for children ages 2 to 10. Train dies, ice cream and a dedicated party area on the patio are provided. The party deal starts at $12.50 per child. Deposit required. Check out their website at freestonerr.com to see all of their birthday party packages.
Other Activities and Parks
Circus School of Arizona
The Circus School of Arizona is located in Scottsdale. It’s where kids can take part in fun and safe circus-themed activities. They can try various activities related to the circus arts, such as lyra, wire-walking, rolling globe, juggling, static trapeze and a whole lot more. Everything is taught by experienced circus performers who are trained instructors. At the Circus School of Arizona, you kids will be able to build their strength as a team, all while having lots of fun. Don’t hesitate to call them at 480-292-7360 to learn more or to make a reservation.
City of Chandler – Tumbleweed Recreation Center
The Tumbleweed Recreation Center in Chandler is a great place to have a birthday party for kids aged 3 and up. All party packages include 45 minutes of activities, as well as a 45 minute fun celebration in a special classroom. Kids get a fun party host that will show them how to make craft suppliers, work with paper products and more. Many different themes are available, including superheroes, sports, braking, arts & crafts, princesses and mad science. Prices range from $130 to $210 for a group of 10 children, with $10 for every additional participant up to 20 children. You can add various extras to your party, such as pizza, cake and cupcakes.
Visit the recreation center’s website at chandleraz.gov/tumbleweed to learn more about their different themes and birthday party packages.
These are just a few examples of locations in the SE Valley that provide fun activities and entertainment for kid’s birthday parties. Take a look at local business directories for your town or visit some social media groups to find more places that offer birthday entertainment all over Arizona.