BIRTHDAY PARTY GUIDE FOR SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN
WAUKESHA AND MILWAUKEE COUNTY
Local businesses and venues listed in this Birthday Party guide have paid to be listed, but each one has been recommended by Lake Country Family Fun or My Milwaukee Mommy readers.
Do you find yourself or friends asking:
Where Should I have my Kids Birthday Party?
We hear this question all the time and just love putting together this helpful, one-stop resource to help parents find the perfect party venue for their children. We are pleased to be bringing back our birthday party guide with our partnership with My Milwaukee Mommy!
As moms, we know how hard and time consuming it can be to throw the perfect party. The more children we have and the more time that goes by, we realize the value of having someone else do the work…and relieve us of all that stress! LAKE COUNTRY FAMILY FUN and MY MILWAUKEE MOMMY have received feedback from our fans of their favorite venues and reached out to some of the best local birthday party venues to create a lasting partnership with some of these local businesses! Take a look at the advertorial listing we have put together and consider having your party there!
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the nest playspace
Nest Playspace is an indoor play area that focuses on imaginative play, and is modernly designed for children ages 6 & under. Parties are booked as private events so your group gets full use of the facility. Parties include: Up to 20 kids / 25 adults, choice of colors for tablecloths & balloons, setup, juice boxes, water, coffee, utensils, napkins, plates and personalized birthday sign. Please call 262-417-2871 for more info, or to book.
You may bring any food/snacks/desserts for parties.
oUR TOP BIRTHDAY PARTY guide VENUE HOT SPOTS!
Description: Looking for a unique and fun idea for a birthday celebration? Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall we will provide an experience your child will never forget. You will have an escort to guide you through your day. Add a lite meal (cheese pizza, with lemonade or hotdog, chips, cookies and lemonade) for an additional $5.00 per person. Additional $5.50 to add the Dancing Horses Performance.
Animal Gardens Petting Zoo (May-Oct.) $20.00 plus tax, per person (minimum of 10) ages 0-14
- Use of our Party room for cake
- Visit Baby Animal Barn – inside and outside
- Exotic Bird Show
- Train Ride thru our Wildlife area to feed the deer (May-Oct.)
- Pony rides
- Additional $5.00 per person for a meal.
Pony Party – $25.50 plus tax per person (year round).
- Use of our Party room for cake
- 90 minute Dancing Horses Performance (The Dancing Horses Performance for an additional $5.50 per person. Minimum of 10 guests)
- Pony rides (in the Theatre)
- 30 Minute Exotic Bird Show
Come join us year round to run, climb, ride, slide, and have a blast at our indoor playground. The Big Backyard brings the outdoors inside with huge play equipment, riding toys, balls, playhouses, infant toys, and more.
We are also the perfect place to host parties and special events. Let us make your child’s party fun, easy, and one they won’t stop talking about.
For more details on parties, click on the website link in the left column.
Have an awesome party at Bug & Goose Play Cafe! There are 3 different packages – all packages include private use of the space for 2 hours plus 30 minutes for setup and cleanup, t-shirt for the birthday child, goodie bag favor for each child, access to the coffee bar as well as party attendant.
Other party packages include various catering and cake options.
Additional party add-ons including extra 30 minutes, additional activities such as face-painting are available at an extra cost.
Birthdays are a blast at Chuck E. Cheese’s®. What kid doesn’t want to celebrate at one of the best kid’s birthday party places around – a playland full of arcade games and delicious party food? With birthday games, birthday balloons, tickets and birthday goodie bags, your child’s special day will be one for the ages. We make it as easy as possible by taking care of the details so you can be part of what really matters—celebrating!
Clap your hands and say “yeah!”— our world-famous live Chuck E. Cheese birthday show is a chance for the birthday crowd to get their groove on.
Safety first! Our Kid Check Process ensures all guests who come together, leave together—keeping kids safe and giving parents peace of mind.
The Corners flexible and spacious Community Corner is the perfect space for birthday parties for all ages! Bring all amenities of The Corners right to your party with the prefect location and unique on-site catering options including Sendik’s, BelAir, Cafe Hollander, Grimaldi’s, Goddess and the Baker and FreshFin Poke. Our Community Corner is designed for guests to make it their own and ensure a flawless event experience, whether it’s a group of 3 or 30.
Do you want a personalized visit from your child’s favorite princess hero? Ask us how we will light up their face when you invite us to their special day!
Fairytale Birthday Company LLC provides professional character entertainment for private parties, community events, and more. Proudly serving the Greater Milwaukee Area and Northern Illinois.
Find us at local events as well!
Let us worry about how to best bring the magic to you!
Below we have crafted a few of our best party and event packages that are sure to be the perfect spell!
Have a PONY Party!
If your child is absolutely horse crazy, what better way to celebrate a birthday than with ponies? Pony Parties are appropriate for children ages 2 and up. Children will all get to ride and brush the ponies. Adults cannot ride the ponies. Horses are available at your request. Our Facility is heated and we can do parties all year round! We offer a large lounge area for cake and gift opening if needed after you’re done riding ponies. You may also have your tables right in the barn aisle if that is your preference.
How cool would it be for the Kona Ice truck to make a special visit to your child’s birthday party? It can happen! At Kona Ice, we bring the party to you! All birthday party packages include 30 minutes of Kona party fun, flower leis and Kona Ice for up to 20 guests. The birthday child receives a goodie bag full of Kona Ice swag! Packages can include Regular or Color Changing Cups. Contact us for additional information. For party pricing, click on the website button below.
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Give your child a birthday party they’ll never forget. Your child will participate in totally cool science experiments with a certified Mad Scientist! Children will discover the spectacular side of science as they have fun with physics and witness cool chemical reactions! Discover objects that float through columns of air! Relish the mystery of fireworks! Watch in amazement as energy lights up a ball of plasma! See in wonder as water takes on an eerie green glow! And so much more! Take advantage of our hassle-free, safe and high-energy party packages. Parents will love the fact that Mad Science birthday parties are mess-free and hassle-free.
Make your child’s birthday party one they’ll never forget. Let your kids show their wild side! Host a birthday party at the Milwaukee County Zoo! Included in our birthday party package is 15 admission tickets (with parking), party room rental for 90 minutes and a small gift for the birthday child. Also included is food service, bottled water, juice boxes and paper products. Great add-ons like fun animal experiences and discounted Zoo ride and attraction tickets, will make it a wild time! Reserve your child’s unforgettable birthday party today!
Note: They are NOT hosting birthday parties currently, and do not have a date when they will start booking them.
Enjoy up to two hours of time in our party space, admission to the Museum, and best of all, the chance for your entire birthday bunch to interact with MPM! Experience real butterflies on a stroll through our indoor butterfly garden, discover the world of dinosaurs or take a trip back in time to Ancient Egypt.
Monkey Joe’s is the destination for bouncing, sliding, jumping fun for kids in Waukesha! Kids will have a ball monkeying around our inflatable play area. Our bounce zone is filled with a variety of inflatable slides, obstacle courses, and bounce houses for kids 12 and under. Keep your kids active and happy with a day at Monkey Joe’s Waukesha.We take the stress out of party planning at our Waukesha party headquarters. We can host your birthday parties, team celebrations, school events, and group events for local families and organizations. We take care of setup, supervision, and cleanup. All you have to do is sit back and enjoy the joy on your kids’ faces!
The Mullett Ice Center offers two package options to fit your needs!
Silver: $12/guest includes admission, rental, use of private team room, popcorn and soda
Gold: $18/guest includes the silver package plus a treat bag, hot dog and chips
2 parent skating passes are included with your party package. You may bring in your own cake and ice cream, not other outside food. A figure skater or hockey player may be added as a party host for an additional cost.
Each party guest will receive a free skate pass.
Please contact us for larger parties!8
Lan Liu is a Milwaukee-based henna artist specializing in contemporary designs. A self-taught artist with 20 years of practice, she has experience catering to groups of all sizes from schools, churches and festivals to intimate gatherings such as birthday parties and girls’ night in. She’s a mother of two who enjoys working with children, but her work is versatile enough to please people of all ages. She uses self-made henna paste made from fresh organic ingredients.
Looking for something unique & fun for a special occasion or an intimate gathering of friends? Consider henna at your next event! Please send a message to book an appointment or check availability.
Kids birthday parties include a fun cooking project, paper chef hats for all guests, balloons, drinks, and cupcakes to decorate. We offer five different menus to choose from.
We have 5 themed parties for boys and girls of all ages – Pretty Little Princess, Darling Divas, Sweetheart Spa, Ahoy Matey, and Superhero Squad. All parties include dress up to match the theme, an activity or party game, up to two spa services of your choice (Toe or Nail polish, Up-Do, hair syling or braiding, etc.). All parties include a take away craft such as a decorated picture frame with a picture of all the party participants. We also have a Build-a-bash party where we can customize a party for a specific theme or spa service!
Your daughter will love the pampering she receives with her friends on her special day. All parties are inclusive of invitations, paper products, party assistant and party area to serve food/cake. There are Princess Parties, Spectacular Spa Parties, Cover Girl Parties, Troop Time (for Girl Scout Troops), and of course plenty of fun add-on services, such as make-your-own sugar scrub sundae, make-your-own lip gloss, and make-your-own fairy dust!
See our birthday fun there on INSTAGRAM!
See our sneak peak into Snips and Giggles after they first opened HERE.
Birthday parties at Springs Water Park are a splash! Kids of all ages love the activities the park offers and adults appreciate the variety of packages that are designed to fit their budget. Springs Water Park makes it easy to create birthday memories that will last a lifetime.For information on packages, please visit our website by clicking the link below. Please note guidelines may change due to COVID-19. Information about our Safe Promise Plan can be found here.
Find Springs Water Park on FACEBOOK!
YOUR BIRTHDAY STAR AND THEIR GUESTS WILL SHINE AS THEY DESIGN, BUILD & CREATE with a whole new way to CELEBRATE!
I provide a hands-on, creative experience for your child and party guests right in your own home by engaging them with opportunities to design, experiment, build and invent. Materials, instruction, and travel are all included in the cost of the party. This is a one-of-a-kind experience that your child will SURELY never forget!
StoneFire Pizza Co. offers SUPER birthday parties for the special hero in your life! Choose one of three birthday party packages and relax while your own personal party host takes care of everything; from serving the pizza and cake, to doing magic tricks and face painting. After your 90 minute room time you’re off to the fun floor to enjoy THREE attractions and over ONE HUNDRED arcade games for as long as you would like! Now that sounds like fun!
Find StoneFire Pizza Company on FACEBOOK!
See Lake Country Family Fun’s review of a BIRTHDAY PARTY at StoneFire Pizza Company.
We are not currently booking parties at this time. Please check back here for updates.
Leave the mess to us! Have your next celebration at the YMCA at Pabst Farms. Party packages include 1.5 hours of personalized fun in a party room. A host will be there to set up and clean up for you and facilitate all activities in the room. Party decorations and a gift for the birthday child are also included. You may bring in your own food and drink. For an additional cost, you can choose to add on an hour in our family pool area or an hour on our rock wall.
Try our Celebrate and Swim package for a birthday party, family reunion, scouting get together, etc. Start out in a party room for 1 hour, then move to the family pool for 2 hours of fun! * This option does not include a host of decorations.
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We love shopping local! Our top favorite local shops for kiddos are The Purple Giraffe, Silly Willyz, Snips and Giggles, Books and Company, and Hush Little Lanie! Click the Shop Small image to see our full guide for local shopping!
Don't forget the birthday party thank-yous
And once all the birthday planning and festivities are done…do you write thank you’s to those that attended? If you are looking for tips on helping your child write thank you’s for their guests, check out these 5 tips.
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