10 Great Places to Host a Child’s Birthday Party

Our favourite birthday party venues from around Canada

Birthday party ideas
Birthday party ideas

1. Assiniboine Park Zoo – Winnipeg, Manitoba. Perfect for the animal lover. The zoo spans over 80 acres and is home to more than 200 species including lions, pumas, kangaroos, panda bears and zebras just to name a few. They are sure to have every child’s favourite. Birthday party includes admission, food, beverages, souvenir animal shaped lunch container, goodie bags, and ‘zoodoption’ package for birthday child containing adoption of animal of their choice with a keepsake photo, fact sheet and plush animal. Cost of the part is $17.95 per child (2 adults free) and there is a 10 child minimum requirement.

2. West Edmonton Mall – Edmonton, Alberta. The largest mall in Canada, that is so much more than just a mall. WEM has something for everyone. Birthday party packages are available for all of their amentias depending on your child’s interest.  Most packages are basic and can include food and party rooms for an addition fee. World Waterpark runs $20.95 per person for all day park pass. Galaxyland Amusement park costs $20.95 for all day ride pass. Ice Palace is $4.50 per person, not including skate and helmet rentals. Marine Life is $8-10 per person depending on which 90 minute show is chosen. Professor WEM’s Adventure Golf - $4.95 per person for 18 holes of mini golf.

3. Creativ Music Centre – North Vancouver, B.C. For the music lovers! Creativ Music Centre offers children the opportunity to record their own song and music video. The “Pop Star Birthday Party” includes –photo shoot (group and individual photos), professional vocal coach, studio session, mixing and editing and a cd for each member of the party runs $249 for 8 guests, $10 per additional guest. Add $49 for party room rental, pizza and drinks.

4. Saskatchewan Science Centre – Regina, Saskatchewan. Fun and learning combined in one great party. The Science Centre features hands-on science exhibits, live stage shows and demonstrations. They also boast an IMAX theatre and rock-climbing wall. The “Super Lab-tastic” party includes party invitations, 45 minutes of exclusive, interactive science demonstrations, which include the birthday child, specialty ice cream, personalized birthday cake, juice, science themed goody bags, and a lab coat for the birthday child. Cost $225.00 you can add $4.50 per guest to include an IMAX show.

5. Play Fit Kids’ Club – Cambridge, Ontario. PLAYFIT Kids Club has created a space that appeals to each member on the family under one roof.  The club promotes incorporating physical activities into families’ busy lives.  The indoor play space consists of tunnels slides and ball pits. Birthday parties run between $159 - $389 depending on the number of children attending. The basic ‘skyriders’ package is $159 and includes 8 children plus the birthday child, unlimited juice and water, coffee and tea, paper plates and cups, 2 large pizzas and a free return pass for the birthday child.

6. Club Gymnix – Montreal, Quebec. Ideal location for preschoolers. What child doesn’t love a trampoline? This venue allows full use of the gym and the equipment including ropes, beams and trampolines. Parties start at $90 for 12 children which includes supervision on the equipment and a t-shirt and colouring book for the birthday child. Party room can be rented for an additional fee.

7. Epicurious Kids Cookery- Calgary, Alberta. For the budding chef! The facility allows kids the opportunity to follow a recipe for birthday cupcakes and showcase their creativity by making their own pizza (any design and topping goes!) The pizza and cupcake party includes 8 children, 2 hours of cooking and games, make and decorate cupcakes, design personal pizzas, chef hats and balloon for each guest to take home and party punch, total cost is $325.

8. Windsor Spitfires- Windsor Ontario. Perfect venue for the hockey lover! The Spitfires hockey club birthday package includes: 10 reserved seat game tickets, pizza party, pop, chips, birthday cake, autographed birthday card, 8x10 personalized autographed photo of spitfire of your choice, mascot appearance in party room, name on the birthday roll call, and group welcome on the jumbotron and PA system. Total cost of the party is $320.

9. Atlantic Cirque- Halifax, Nova Scotia. For the little daredevils. Instructors help children safely learn circus tricks like the trapeze, mini-trampoline, walking on stilts and juggling just to name a few. Party packages start at $250 for 12 children and include 1.5 hours of instruction and play circus activities, half an hour for eating and gift opening in their party room.

10. 4 Cats Art Studio – Kelowna, B.C. For the artistic child. The 4 Cats Art studio offers kids the opportunity to have fun while expressing themselves artistically. Birthday party packages generally run around $185 for 10 children including the birthday child. Parties are themed, choices include; Pop Art, Paint Splatter, Star Force, Fairy or Knight or Pirate, Van Gogh and Clay, just to name a few. The packages include supplies, instruction and party room. Parents are responsible for all food, plates and decorations.

New On the Baby Post


You May Also Like...

Register For Our Newsletter Contests Video

Latest Comments

Start Here: Introductions

Hi there! Someone in my Myspace group shared this site with us so I came to give it a look. I'm definitely loving the information. I'm

gabriellir 2 years 6 months ago.

Start Here: Introductions

Hi there! Someone in my Myspace group shared this site with us so I came to give it a look. I'm definitely loving the information. I'm boo

gabriellir 2 years 6 months ago.

Start Here: Introductions

Hello there! I know this is somewhat off topic but I was wondering which blog platform are you using for this website? I'm getting sick and

lavinal62 2 years 6 months ago.

Product Recalls Attention

HarperCollins Publishers recalls Two "That’s Not My…" Children’s Books

HarperCollins has recalled That’s Not My Reindeer and That’s Not My Santa kids’ books due to possible mould contamination

Joe Fresh Recalls Striped Quilted Baby Jackets

Due to a choking hazard, Loblaw Companies has recalled Joe Fresh Baby Jackets

Costco Recalls Kirkland Signature Brand Quinoa Salad

Costco Wholesale Canada has issued a recall of the Kirkland Signature brand Quinoa Salad because of reported illnesses.