Guide to Richmond Birthday Parties

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These days, planning a birthday party can feel more stressful than planning a wedding. But making your child’s party doesn’t have to wear you out before it even happens. The Richmond area offers many venues, mobile party options and party supply rental companies that are waiting to help you make your child’s next birthday party the most memorable one yet – while minimizing stress for you.

Whether your child is an athlete, an artist, an animal lover, a chef, a scientist, a princess or a pirate – there are party options to help you create the perfect party. Best of all, there are party packages available to suit nearly any budget or location.

We’ve put together an extensive list of some of the best birthday party options in Richmond and the surrounding areas, so that you’ll have no trouble finding the right theme, location and party package for your family.

As always, let us know if there you have a favorite birthday party venue or provider that we might have overlooked. Tell us about them in the comments below, or drop us a line at cs@richmondmom.com. We always love hearing from you!

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Master List of Richmond Birthday Parties

 

ACAC Fitness and Wellness Center – Midlothian Choose from themes that include sports, dance, water fun, video games, theater and more. Parties are available for 1.5 or 2-hour increments. Call (804) 378-1600 or click here to learn more.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Active / Sports
Location: Midlothian

Aerial East Gymnastics Do you want to host an unforgettable birthday party for your child? If so, then Aerial East Gymnastics is the place to come. Birthday parties include one hour of general gymnastics instruction, including warm-up activities, games, obstacle courses, and, of course, time to jump on the 60-foot tumble track. Time in the gym is followed by 45 minutes to eat refreshments (if desired) and open presents.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Mechanicsville

Airbrush Gypsy Interactive entertainment for any party! Providing airbrush face painting and tattoos, along with “Funshops” on balloon animal making, tie-dye, and more. Choose from birthday party packages or individual party services.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Arts and Crafts, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Charlottesville, Fredericksburg

All Fired Up Celebrate your next birthday party at All Fired Up! They offer private party rooms and special activities for groups of all ages. Each party package includes a private party room, a personal party assistant, a project for each child, all the supplies and firings and a complimentary gift for the guest of honor.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Arts and Crafts
Location: Short Pump, Midlothian

AMFBowling From bumper bowling for kids to delicious food and refreshing beverages to Xtreme bowling featuring a flood of lights and sounds, your party or event at AMF is guaranteed to be a total blast. Contact your local AMF Bowling Center for specific pricing details. Minimum of 8 people per party. Visit them in Richmond, Henrico, or Mechanicsville.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Active / Sports
Location: Richmond, Henrico, Mechanicsville

Archery Tag:  This traveling sports and agility course provides a birthday party like no other. Developed by combining the strategic skill set of archery, the speed and endurance of dodgeball, and the intensity of paintball into one game, Archery Tag will bring the course to you (within the Metro Richmond Area) – as long as you have an open field, parking lot, or even a large indoor space, it’s game on! They also offer events at The Ozone activity center in Ashland.
Age: Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Active / Sports, Outdoor Active / Sports, Mobile Parties
Location: Metro Richmond, Richmond, Ashland

ArenaRacingUSA ArenaRacingUSA® offers exciting, family-oriented entertainment, featuring ARENACARS®, real half-scale stock cars that around a half-million dollar, high-banked race track inside the Richmond Coliseum. If you just want a fun place to take your family, have a birthday party for kids young and old, or need a new place to get out of the house, Arena Racing is just what you’re looking for. Birthday party packages include reserved seating, a chance to meet the drivers, “your name” in lights during the race, and much more!
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Active / Sports
Location: Richmond

Art Factory & Party Place – The motto at Art Factory & Party Place is “Learn, Create & Celebrate.”  Come have a party at their beautiful new venue in Brandermill’s Market Square. They cater to all ages and work hard to make your event personalized and special. They offer party packages for every type of kid:  light it up with a Glow Party, get pampered with a Spa Party, or learn to be a Fairy or Pirate!  Looking for teen-themed parties? Come learn to do Henna or Glitter Tattoos.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Arts and Crafts
Location: Midlothian

Astro Jump of Richmond Although best known for their Original Astro Jump, Astro Jump of Richmond  also offers a variety of bounce house rentals, moonwalk rentals and other inflatable games and entertainment. Choose from their themses, including Birthday Magic, Sports and Princes Party – or create your own. You’ll be amazed by their selection of fun, and often hard to find, party rentals and supplies.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outside Activity / Sports, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield, Hanover, Surrounding Area

Bach to Rock Midlothian Bach to Rock offers birthday parties for kids and adults alike. Rock Birthday Party (ages 7+) consists of a two-hour jam/recording session where the birthday boy or girl becomes the star. Karaoke Birthday Party (ages 6+) is the perfect party for kids and adults eager to become a superstar singer for a day. Rock City Birthday Party (ages 4 – 6) is an action-packed party that allows the children to explore rock ‘n’ roll instruments up close, and see for themselves how music is made on keyboards, drums and guitars. Plus, Bach to Rock offers an event venue for corporate and adult social markets called “Bach on the Rocks.” Consisting of a two-hour party where the guests become Rock Stars, they divide the group into bands of four to seven members and teach everybody to sing or play a song of your choosing on keyboard, guitar, bass, drums or other rhythm instruments. The bands then perform their set in front of the audience in our performance hall. To learn more, visit www.midlothian.b2rmusic.com or call (877) 227-8558.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
Category: Music and Performing Arts
Location: Midlothian

Bogeys Sports Park Just five minutes west of Short Pump Town Center, Bogey Sports Park is a great place for children’s birthday parties! Choose from beautifully landscaped miniature golf, a driving range with 40 tee stations, or a seven-station batting cages (from slow-pitch to 80 mph). Party packages can also include lunch/dinner and party favors. Three top-notch seating areas are available for up to 24 guests, with a banquet pavilion available for larger parties.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports
Location: Henrico

Boomer’s Bouncers Boomer’s Bouncers is your premier source for inflatable party rentals. They offer a great selection of party rentals including bouncers, obstacle courses, slides, combo units, carnival games and characters in the Richmond, Virginia area. Our party rentals are perfect for any event!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Metro Richmond, Chester

Bounce Geeks, LLC  Bounce Geeks provides fun, safe inflatable bounce houses, slides, obstacle courses and more for children’s birthdays, family reunions, fundraisers, cookouts, corporate events, festivals, church or school activities, and any party or event with kids who love to bounce! Be sure to check out their party packages with concessions and special add-ons.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Metro Richmond, Henrico

Brickablocks LEGO and DUPLO Brick Rentals, Gifts, & Accessories!  Contact Brickablocks to help you plan a perfect LEGO- or DUPLO-themed party. We offer thousands of bricks via our bulk brick party rental and delivery service.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Arts and Crafts, Imagination and Creative Play, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Henrico, Short Pump, Midlothian, Glen Allen, Ashland

Bricks 4 Kidz With parties designed for everyone from preschool to preteen Brick 4 Kidz helps you throw a party they’ll never forget. Party packages include creative LEGO®-based games and activities led by a Bricks 4 Kidz party host, plus LEGO® bricks galore to keep the birthday builders busy.
Age: Elementary, Tween
Category: Arts and Crafts, Imagination and Creative Play, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Henrico, Short Pump, Midlothian, Glen Allen, Ashland

Broken Road Farms At Broken Road Farms, they love their animals dearly and love nothing more than sharing them with others. This small family-owned farm provides a traveling petting zoo and pony rides, backed by personal attention at every turn. They personally handle their animals to make sure that you get the best experience at every party.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Animals, Mobile Parties
Location: Goochland, Metro Richmond

Bowl America Kids of all ages love Bowl America parties – and it’s a piece of cake for the parents, too! From setup to cleanup, they do all the work so that the whole family has time to enjoy the happy occasion. And with their all-inclusive Birthday Party Plans, all you have to do is select your food, plan a date and let them do the rest.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond, Short Pump, Midlothian

Build-A-Bear Workshop Celebrate at Build-A-Bear Workshop and each guest can make their own stuffed animal friend! Every scheduled party includes a photo and gift for the guest of honor, party favors for all party guests, printable invitations and thank you cards at buildabear.com, plus, virtual party perks! You set the price, starting at just $10 per guest.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Arts and Crafts
Location: Short Pump

Cartwheels and Coffee Celebrate your child’s birthday at Richmond’s play land designed with parents in mind. Birthday packages start at $89, which includes one hour of private party room time, admission, balloon and juice box for each child, plus a pot of coffee for the grown-ups. Upgraded packages are available as well.
Age: Preschool
Category: Imagination and Creative Play, Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Castle Rock Party Center Castle Rock is a theme party center with a focus and vision to make every party unique and different every time. With dedicated party space, they can make all of your party dreams come to life! They will handle the details and create the perfect atmosphere for your ultimate theme party. Packages and themes include spa, princess tea party, dress-up, rock star, Star Wars, dinosaurs, cowboys, and many, many more. See a complete list of packages and themes here.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Spa / Princess Parties, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Midlothian

Center for Creative Arts The Center for Creative Arts offers unique birthday parties tailored to your child and their creative interests. Art activities are created to suit your child’s age and chosen birthday party theme. Party time slots are for two hours total. The Center provides a separate room where you may serve cake and ice cream, and receive gifts.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Arts and Crafts
Location: Henrico, Richmond

Child’s Play Food & Fun  – Child’s Play Food & Fun provides that extra special touch for your next birthday party or event. The provide glitter tattoos, sand art, face painting, and concessions like sno-cones, cotton candy, candy apples, popcorn and more.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Food / Cooking, Mobile Parties, Party Rentals
Location: Metro Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Children’s Museum of Virginia Enjoy an exciting, well-organized party in a one-of-a-kind learning environment! The party fun starts in a special celebration room, and continues with exploration of the entire Museum. Each party package includes a dedicated Birthday Buddy to run fun games and activities, full day admission for guests, a goody bag and balloon for each child and party supplies. Parties are available at CMoR Central and CMoR Short Pump.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond, Chesterfield, Short Pump, Fredericksburg

Chuck E. Cheese Chuck E. Cheese features games, rides, prizes, food and entertainment that children of all ages will love. Birthday parties include two hours of reserved table space, a party host, 20 tokens per child, pizza and drinks, and special goodies for the Guest of Honor. Upgraded party packages are also available. Choose from two convenient Richmond locations on Broad Street and Midlothian Turnpike.
Age: Elementary, Tween
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond, Midlothian

Core Kids Academy At CORE Kids Academy, we pull out all the stops (and equipment!) to make your child’s birthday bash a blast. Our party package includes an hour of gymnastics, filled with age-appropriate circuits that incorporate all of our equipment, including the 30-foot inflatable caterpillar obstacle course, followed by 30 minutes in the party room, where we provide all paper products, a balloon for each child and a complimentary CORE class pass for each of your guests!
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Divas N Dudes Divas-n-Dudes is the hottest place in town for parties & celebrations! Each party is designed to be memorable & fun-tastic! Parties include themed up-do, nail polish, glitter make-up, dress up, two party hostesses, juice boxes, 1 hour and 45 minutes in party room, karaoke, a special gift for the birthday girl and more.
Age: Preschool, Teen, Tween
Category: Spa / Princess Parties, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Midlothian

Dream Entertainers Princesses, Superheroes, Mermaids, Pirates, Fairies and more! Which will bring your child’s dreams to life? Real-life characters will come to your doorstep to make magical, memorable moments for your child – the kind that have brought Dream Entertainers’ clients tears of joy for years. Looking for the best day ever? Look no further than Dream Entertainers. Packages for any budget. Learn more here.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Imagination and Creative Play, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Hampton Roads, Surrounding Areas

Edible Education  Edible Education is school for youth that travels to schools, community centers and events with all the food and equipment necessary to provide hands on cooking instruction. If kids cook it – they will eat it! So make your child’s birthday memorable with with a cooking party that offers themes like Hawaiian, Italian, French, Mexican, Tea Parties, and more. Packages include an exciting two-hour culinary experience for 10 children, including food, tableware and theme decorations, with add-ons like custom invitations, party favors, thank you notes and a party photo for deluxe packages.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Food / Cooking, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond, Midlothian, Surrounding Areas

Engineering for Kids of Central Virginia  Want a unique and memorable birthday party? Let Engineering For Kids Central VA host your child’s next birthday party and take the stress and worry out of planning and entertaining. From LEGO® robots, Frozen, to making your own video game, there are party packages that will wow the birthday child and their guests. Parties include activities, designated instructors, a logo cup, and agift bag with a t-shirt for each child. Parties are held at the Learning Center located at 1586 Mountain Road in Glen Allen or at a location of your choice.
Age: Elementary, Tween
Category: Imagination and Creative Play, Science and Technology
Location: Glen Allen, Richmond, Surround Areas

Escape Room RVA While Escape Room RVA doesn’t offer specific birthday party packages, they provide the perfect birthday celebration for your adventurous teens. With a variety of rooms and themes to choose from, you can keep your teen and their birthday guests entertained – and intellectually stimulated. Best of all, Escape Room RVA provides complimentary beverages and ice cream to their guests. Private parties who are interested in lunch and dinner before/after their game can contact Escape Room’s great partners Toast or Talley’s, located just upstairs.
Age: Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond

Fairy Tale Parties & Events Boutique
Celebrate your child’s birthday at our upscale event boutique! Fairy Tale Parties & Events Boutique offers a variety of children’s party packages and themes including Princess Parties, Spa Parties, Rock Star Karaoke Parties, Passport to Paris Parties and much more! Each package offers age appropriate activities in our fun event space. They can handle all of your party needs from cake/cupcakes to goody bags and, of course, take care of the clean up! So sit back, relax and actually enjoy your child’s party!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Spa / Princess Parties, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond

Francesca Spa Parties Francesca Spa Parties is a Mobile Girls’ Spa. Enjoy luxurious spa parties for girls in the comfort of your home or place of your choice. Make her next birthday one she and her guests will never forget with mini-manicures, mini-pedicures, European mini-facials and Swedish massage.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Spa / Princess Parties, Party Rentals
Location: Short Pump, Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Frostings Throw your child a cupcake decorating party at Frostings! The Short Pump cupcake bakery offers several party packages, all of which include a 90-minute party led by two instructors where children can learn the fun art of cupcake decorating – from wacky cupcake animals to sophisticated sugar flowers – along with other fun games and activities. For ages 5 and up. Our birthday page is sponsored by Frostings Cupcakes, the perfect accessory for the perfect party.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Food / Cooking, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Short Pump, Glen Allen

Fun Bus Treat your child to a birthday they will remember forever. Let one of the unique and specially designed buses from Fun Bus pull right up to your house with FUN for everyone! Children will be taught by two certified Fun Bus instructors on our child-safe fitness and activity equipment. A Fun Bus birthday party is one hour in length (more time can be purchased) and is appropriate for ages 2-7.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Midlothian, Chesterfield, Short Pump, Henrico, Mechanicsville, Surrounding Areas

The Game Patrol  Game Patrol brings the party to you. They will pull up to your location with a complete video game party ready to ROCK!  Their parties are stress free and clean-up free, and, best of all, the party happens AT your house not IN it! For your next birthday party, enjoy curbside service at its best. If games are not your thing, they can do 3D movies, and, coming soon, DirecTV Satellite, for game day or whatever. Book a party now and FREE THE FUN!
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Science and Technology, Imagination and Creative Play, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Mechanicsville, Surrounding Areas

Game Truck GameTruck Richmond is a complete mobile Video Game and Laser Tag party that comes to you. Their video game theaters can pull up to your home, church, or school to throw a great party. They will transform your backyard, park, or campus into an outdoor laser tag arena, bubble soccer field or video game extravaganza. GameTruck will deliver excitement where you need it.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Science and Technology, Imagination and Creative Play, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Mechanicsville, Surrounding Areas

G–Force Karts Be the envy of the neighborhood with the ultimate birthday party at G-Force Karts! Choose from indoor karting, NERF parties, laser tag, and/or archery tag.  Multiple packages are offered at different price points with both single and combo activities available. Best of all, you can let them take care of all of the set up and clean up while you enjoy the party!
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

GymQuest Your child and their friends will have a great time cartwheeling, flipping and flying through the gym with a birthday party at GymQuest! Party fee includes 60 minutes in the gym, 30 minutes in the party room, custom invitations, gym rental, coaches fees, AND surprise for the birthday child. Ages 4 and up.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Rockville, Surrounding Areas

Jack Donkey Farm Jack Donkey Farm will bring two experienced “pony party” horses right to your party location! Big yard, small yard, park or community area, they can accommodate any party location. They offer reasonable pricing, with no mileage or trip fees!
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Animals, Entertainment, Mobile Parties
Location: Henrico, Surrounding Areas

Jonathan Austin’s 24 Hour Emergency Juggling and Magic Service Jonathan Austin is a seasoned entertainer families of all types and ages. Add his family-friendly, entertaining magic show to your next birthday party and delight audiences from 1 to 105!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Jump and Play RVA Jump and Play RVA provides safe, affordable family fun for your next birthday party or event. With a wide selection of inflatable jump houses, slides and tents, they can help you throw a party with memories that last a lifetime.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Jumping Bunny Rentals One thing that is sure to light up your child’s face is seeing a Bounce House set up in the backyard. Add a cool snow cone or flavored cotton candy along with clouds of bubbles flying in the air, and you’ll create long term memories for your kids and their friends. At Jumping Bunny Rentals you’ll find a great selection of inflatable party rental attractions. We also offer packages, themed parties, concession machines, water fun, inflatable slides, tables and chairs, and more.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Short Pump, Henrico, Glen Allen, Chesterfield, Midlothian, Mechanicsville, Hanover, Surrounding Areas

Jumpology  Let your kids and their guests have a ball jumping and playing! Jumpology offers private parties and even slumber parties – which includes the whole venue for the night for you and 40 guests! Birthday party packages include free jumping for the birthday child, one-hour flight tickets, use of a private party room, party hosts for set up and clean up, party supplies, a t-shirt for the birthday child and more.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Glen Allen

Laser Quest This is the birthday party that takes the cake – an LQ birthday party is non-stop fun, whether you’re turning 7 or 40. Party package includes two Laser Quest games, private party room, complimentary pass for the guest of honor and a Two for One pass for all other quests (for a future date) and more.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity/ Sports
Location: Richmond, Midlothian

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Our Birthday Party package provides admission for up to 15 children and five adults, goodie bags, ice cream, a 45-minute reserved program that includes a guided garden experience for children ages 3-12 lead by a Lewis Ginter Play Pal, and much more!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond

Mad Science  Be amazed by indoor fireworks, bubbling potions, spectacular chemical reactions, real rocket launches, vortex generators, movie special effects, ooey, gooey slime and much more! Mad Science will come to your home, or you can do the party at their Innsbrook location. Perfect for kids 4 to 12 years old.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Science and Technology, Mobile Party, Indoor Activity, Sports
Location: Richmond, Short Pump, Surrounding Areas

Master Cho’s Tae Kwon Do Each party is filled with specially designed activities and games, making it possible for every child to have fun while learning basic Tae Kwon Do skills. A trained instructor will supervise and coordinate everything from beginning to end. No prior martial arts experience is required to participate, so everyone 4 & up will be able to join in.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Short Pump, Ashland, Glen Allen

Maymont Even when it’s not their birthday, kids love the animals, wide open spaces, carriage rides and the Maymont Mansion. So make their birthday extra special with a Maymont celebration. The animals at Maymont love the treats that come with birthday parties. Step back in time aboard a horse drawn carriage, enjoy a wild and wonderful party at the Nature Center, celebrate with a sweet tea on the Maymont Mansion porch or feed the friendly farm animals and take a hay wagon ride. For more information on Maymont birthday parties, click here.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Imagination and Creative Play, Animals, Outdoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Michaels Crafts Book an arts and crafts birthday party for your child! Michaels will create a party project just for you. Parties include project preparation and set up, crafting assistance for party guests, a keepsake apron for the guest of honor, fun invitations and plenty of exciting add-on options.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Arts and Crafts
Location: Midlothian, Henrico, Glen Allen

Mickey’s Magic Show with Jack the Bunny: Wow your kids and their friends with a magic show birthday party in your home. Your child will be the assistant as Mickey magically turns the velveteen stuffed rabbit into a real live bunny – plus, many more amazing tricks! Other party options include face painting and balloon twisting.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports, Imagination and Creative Play, Mobile Party
Location: Richmond, Petersburg, Chesterfield, Powhatan, Midlothian, Henrico, Hanover, Surrounding Areas

Midlothian Athletic Club (MAC)  Birthday Parties at Midlothian Athletic Club include two hours of non-stop fun where we do all the work and you enjoy the party! In the summer, celebrate your child’s party at our water park. Kids of all ages will enjoy splashing around in our zero-entry pool and racing down the two water slides.  During the colder months, our birthday parties move inside to our basketball gym and/or indoor pool. Our party coordinator will run games that your child selects like dodgeball, kickball and indoor soccer. Your party can also visit our indoor pool for a portion of the time. All birthday parties include a party coordinator, reserved party area, paper products, ice cream cups and lemonade. Additional options for our indoor parties include a bounce house and piñata.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity/ Sports, Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Midlothian

Mis En Place A “Kids In The Kitchen” cooking party at Mis En Place is the perfect way to celebrate the birthday of a budding chef! Not only does it provide an unbeatable hands-on activity to entertain the kids, but it culminates in a meal, including dessert, for them to enjoy. Best of all, there is no mess for you to clean up! All of recipes are kid-friendly and can be recreated (with a little help) by your child – and their guests – at home.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Food / Cooking
Location: Richmond

Monkey Joe’s Monkey Joe’s Richmond is proud to offer some of the best children’s birthday parties with bouncing, sliding, and jumping fun for children 12 and under! Their inflatable play center is packed wall-to-wall with fun and exciting inflatable slides, jumps, and obstacle courses, including an age-appropriate Mini Monkey Zone for toddlers. With party packages for every budget, they take care of all set-up and clean-up, so all you have to do is show up and enjoy!
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond, Midlothian

Off the Wall Off The Wall caters to the enjoyment of children – and parents. Their birthday parties are designed to provide safe, active fun for your child and their guests with a stress-free party environment. With multiple packages and add-ons available, planning your child’s next birthday party is a breeze.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Chester, Chesterfield

Paint n’ Play Treat your birthday child to a Kids Painting Party or Fairy Garden Party! Parties include supplies for either a 16″ x 20″ canvas painting or a DIY fairy garden, one-hour of instruction, and use of Paint n’ Play’s studio space for a birthday celebration. Or, for an additional fee, they will bring the party to you! Choose from a previous painting in our gallery or talk to them about creating something meaningful for your child’s special day.
Age: Elementary, Tween
Category: Arts and Crafts, Mobile Party
Location: Midlothian, Surrounding Areas

Patterson Sports Park Have fun at your child’s next birthday party without breaking the bank! Basic party package includes exclusive use of the banquet pavilion that seats up to 80 people and 20 activity passes. You have your choice of activity passes for either miniature golf games or batting cage tokens. Upgraded party package available, as well.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Peak Experiences Voted by Style Weekly Magazine readers as the “Best Place to Have a Birthday Party,” Peak Experiences takes birthday to the next level. Treat your guest-of-honor and friends to an unforgettable climbing experience! Peak staff will outfit climbers in harnesses and helmets, tie their climbing knots and encourage them throughout an hour and a half of climbing, followed by 30 minutes of party time.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Midlothian

Princess Parties RVA Turn any party into a royal occasion.  Choose one or more of our beautiful princesses to come to your home and make your child’s dreams come true.  Choose the perfect party package for your needs, from games and songs to face painting and crafts.  We guarantee that you and your princess will be left with magical memories that will last a lifetime.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Imagination and Creative Play, Spa / Princess Party, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Area

Pump It Up Celebrate at Pump It Up’s private indoor arenas in Ashland and enjoy gigantic inflatable slides, bounce houses, obstacle courses and more. Celebrate in your own private party room that our party coordinators set up and clean up for you. Available options including pizza, drinks, balloons and goodie bags make party planning stress-free.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Ashland

Putt Putt Fun Center Throw your next party at the Party Zone and choose from multiple birthday packages, including “The Ultimate” which includes two hours of putt-putt golf, games and refreshments, and “The Extreme” which adds in Go-Karts and Bumper Boats. “Teen Party Packs” are also offered for partiers age 12 and up. Give your child the best gift of all – a memory that will last a lifetime.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond, Midlothian

Real Fairytale Party
Give your child the experience of a lifetime with her favorite princess!  We host birthday parties, festivals and other events in the greater Richmond area.  Chose one of our five princesses (or pirate) and they will arrive at the location of your choice.  Our princesses wear unique, handmade, extravagant gowns.  We provide dancing, games, face painting, story time and more.  Flexible party pricing available.  Choose your princess today!
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Imagination and Creative Play, Spa / Princess Party, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

ReptileAdventures Let Reptile Adventures bring the party to you! Your party will include about 15 or so different reptiles to show and to educate. Each reptile is presented separately in a safe manner for children to see up close and to touch. While showing each animal, the children are able to learn some of the interesting aspects of each one. Parties include an hour of reptile time, a commemorative photo and other special gifts.
Age: Elementary, Tween
Category: Animals, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Regal Theaters Looking for something special for a Birthday party? Head to the movies at a Regal Entertainment Group theatre! Make your favorite person a “Star for a Day” with their own party at the movies! Party rooms are available at most theatres.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond, Chesterfield, Short Pump, Petersburg, Surrounding Areas

Regency Dance Celebrate your birthday at Regency Dance Academy and enjoy creative dance parties for children and jazz or Hip Hop parties for teens. Parties include an hour of dance instruction and an extra hour for party time.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Richmond Ballet Birthday Parties Celebrate your birthday with two real ballerinas, who will give you and your friends a private dance lesson and demonstrate ballet dances using costumes and props from real Richmond Ballet productions. Choose from Cinderella, Nutcracker, or Sleeping Beauty party themes. Party packages include a party room session set up for cake and presents, and the birthday child will receive a pointe shoe and Richmond Ballet party favor. Upgraded packages available.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Richmond Ice Zone Throw the coolest birthday party around with a celebration at Richmond Ice Zone. Party packages include ice skating admission, rentals, goodie bags, refreshments, paper products, a t-shirt the for the guest-of-honor and more!
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Richmond Indoor Sports Experience (RISE) Let RISE be the place for your son or daughter’s next birthday party. Excellent party packages available! Party packages include an hour of indoor field time, plus a private party room, refreshments and more.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Midlothian, Richmond

Richmond Olympiad Richmond Olympiad offers your child exciting and unique birthday parties! Your guests will have fun with balloons, a trampoline, a foam pit, relay races, parachutes, obstacle courses and more. Parties are available for ages 2 to 12.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond, Chesterfield, Hanover

Richmond SPCA Voted as one of Richmond’s most popular places to hold a children’s birthday party by Richmond Magazine readers, the SPCA will make your child’s birthday one of their best everEnjoy animal interaction, age-appropriate crafts and games, and an SPCA party administrator. Plus, they provide party supplies and an animal-related goody bag for each child!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Animals
Location: Richmond

Richmond Squirrels Hold your Birthday Bash in the Richmond Squirrel’s Birthday Zone – located down the right field line. The party will run for one hour prior to the game and include a visit from Nutzy. Each package includes 10 tickets; more can be added at an additional cost. Party also includes Diamond Club seating, a ticket to the Kids Zone for each guest, the first pitch for the birthday boy or girl, and much more!
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

River City Escape Room Host your teen’s next birthday party at River City Escape Room and make this the best birthday they’ve ever had. With private parties available for teens, ages 13 and up, River City Escape Room provides all the same amenities as they do for corporate team building, including food and drinks, flexible times, and private use of the lobby. See their FAQ section to learn more.
Age: Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports, Imagination and Creative Play
Location: Richmond


Romp n’ Roll  Celebrate your child’s birthday at Romp n’ Roll – voted the best place for a birthday in Richmond. Their fun birthday leaders set the stage and provide age-appropriate activities and entertainment. Best of all they clean up; so everyone, grown-ups included, can relax and get goofy with the kiddos! You can bring your own food, or add on a Pizza Package with Papa John’s so you can relax, knowing that all the details are taken care of. Parties are designed for children 6 years and under.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond, Midlothian, Mechanicsville

RVA Balloons
Whether you’re looking for princesses, super heroes, dinosaurs or puppy dogs, RVA Balloons owner, Deborah Fellman, an award-winning artist and instructor, ensures that your child receives the coolest balloon art in RVA! Party packages include balloon animals, balloon headbands, glitter tattoos and balloon décor, as well as special theme pacakges. RVA Balloons is passionate about sharing the art of awesome balloons and can even teach your children how to make their own balloon animals in a hands-on lesson!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Arts and Crafts, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Skateland, Ashland Make your child’s birthday memorable with a skating celebration! Parties start at $85 and include admission, regular skate rental, small drink, popcorn, one reserved table for the entire session, birthday T-shirt for birthday child, microphone announcement & birthday song, and courtesy invitations. Party upgrades and private rink parties are also available.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Ashland

Skateland, Richmond Parties held on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, $5.00 per guest (minimum of 5 guests), includes skate rental, chips, and drink.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Skate Nation Plus Celebrate with Skate Nation Plus and choose from skating parties and laser tag parties for the bigger kids, or a moon bounce party for the little ones. Basic packages include a party table reserved for 90 minutes along with a party host, arcade tokens and drinks for each guest, and a special t-shirt for the birthday star. Upgraded packages are also available.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Glen Allen, Henrico

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park There’s no easier way to throw your kids the best party ever. Just show up and Sky Zone does the rest. Sky Zone is the world’s first indoor trampoline park and has been voted the “best party ever!” Party packages start at just $210! ALL PACKAGES INCLUDE: 1 hour of jump time, 40 minutes in a private party room, a personal Sky Zone party host, pizza and unlimited soft drinks, full color invitations & envelopes, Sky Zone t-shirt for the guest of honor, one pair of SkySocks for each jumper, two FREE 1 hour passes for future visits and more!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Spa-Tacular Parties At Spa-Tacular Parties, the mission is to provide an environment where girls can enjoy special treatments that teach them to nourish their minds and bodies, teach confidence, be beautiful and most importantly – be themselves. Best of all, you can have your party in their elegant spa, or they can the bring the party to you! Be sure to see all of their party package options, including Tea Parties & Tutus!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Spa / Princess Party, Mobile Parties
Location: Midlothian, Surrounding Areas

Space Walk Regardless of your party needs or party size, Space Walk is sure to have everything you need to make your party memorable and successful. After all, they are the inventors of the first inflatable amusements and have one of the largest selections of inflatable rental supplies in the U.S.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports, Party Rentals
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Spirited Art Spirited Art provides a creative party that kids and parents will both love. Choose your party’s painting theme from among any kid’s paintings offered by Spirited Art or discuss other ideas that interest your child. Our kid’s paintings are designed to take approximately one hour, so there will be plenty of time for socializing and cake and ice cream!
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Arts and Crafts
Location: Glen Allen

Sports Center of Richmond (SCOR) Give your child a party to remember at SCOR. Kids can enjoy one of their themed parties then adjourn to the “Papa John’s Party Zone” to for a fun-filled celebration. Their goal is for you to relax in a safe, family sports complex while the kids play. Watch the kids have fun while we take care of the mess! Choose from several fun party themes that include goodie bags, paper products and more.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

SwimRVA Have a POOL PARTY any time of year in the indoor, heated pools with SwimRVA, located at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center. SwimRVA takes care of EVERYTHING. They will provide swimming, room rental, paper products, decorations, food, drinks, cake and a personal party host. All you have to do is show up! Lets SwimRVA give your child that lifetime experience she or he will never forget.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

The Story Lady Ali, a.k.a. “The Story Lady,” offers custom birthday stories written just for your child, or you can choose a tale from The Story Lady’s story list. Birthday sessions include the main story, as well as interactive poems and songs. SPECIAL NOTE: For custom birthday stories, please try to give Ali 6-8 weeks notice and at least 4 weeks notice when choosing a story from her repertoire.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Imagination and Creative Play, Arts and Crafts, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Midlothian, Surrounding Areas

The Teeny Tiny Farm If your child loves animals, then The Teeny Tiny Farm will make their birthday extra special. The Teeny Tiny Farm’s one-hour parties includes all of their adorable, tame and super friendly miniature farm animals!  Mini horses, mini donkeys, mini llamas, mini cows, mini sheep, mini goats and mini piggies, as well as chickens and bunnies! Birthday parties don’t include pony rides, but click here to learn about adding pony rides to your event.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Animals, Mobile Parties
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Thunderbolt Indoor Karting  Let Thunderbolt Indoor Karting host a birthday bash your kids will still be buzzing about months down the road! Their indoor, climate-controlled facilities make for the perfect party setting all year long, rain or shine. Kids love the action-filled celebration! Thunderbolt’s karting experience is perfect for drivers of all ages and experience levels. Our Junior Karts allow children to feel the excitement of real racing without the intensity of full-blown adult karting.  Junior drivers can be any age but must be at least 48 inches tall in order to race.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Twist Gymnastics With a birthday party at Twist Gymnastics, your birthday child and their guests can swing on bars, jump on trampolines, climb and tumble through obstacle courses. Their experienced and energetic instructors will lead games and other activities appropriate to the ages of the participants for an hour, and then it’s off to the party area to continue the fun!
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Uptown Alley Birthday Party Package
Give your child the most memorable birthday party EVER at Uptown Alley! Parties include bowling, refreshments and much more. Be sure to ask about their party enhancements to make your child’s party extra special.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Midlothian

Village Dance Village Dance offers birthday dance parties for birthday ballerinas from age three to 10. Enjoy an hour of movement, games and dance instruction for up to 15 children.  Create your own theme or choose from an existing theme. After the class, a room is provided for a half hour party.
Age: Preschool, Elementary
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Virginia Outside Looking for a truly unique birthday party idea? Virginia Outside offers fishing, mountain biking and kayaking birthdays (age restrictions apply for each event). These are a great way to get the kids outside for a fun and different sort of party. They make it easy on the parents, picking up the party goers at your door and dropping them back off at the end of the party. Parents generally come along for the fun, but it is not a requirement.
Age: Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Outdoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond, Surrounding Areas

Wee Play Music  Our birthday parties pack a world of fun into 60 minutes with energetic sing-a-longs, movin’ & groovin’, age-appropriate activities, take-home musical DIY favors and, of course, lots of laughs!
Age: Preschool
Category: Music, Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Weinstein JCC The Weinstein JCC offers party options for kids of all ages. Choose from sports parties (tumbling, indoor soccer, t-ball, basketball or organized games): dance parties (ballet, tap, jazz, or hip-hop); or pool parties (party room, pool with lifeguard, beach entry, small slide, large spiral slide, lemon drops, mushroom waterfall, lazy river and whirlpool fun).
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports
Location: Richmond

Woodlake Birthday Parties  Woodlake puts the fun in birthday parties for both you and your child by taking care of the details for you. Book a theme party in one of their pools or choose a party on their Alligator Pool Inflatable. Dance the day away with a Hip Hop or dance themes. Super Hero’s and Princesses will love the clubhouse for their party games. With three locations to choose from and a Party Host to help you with the details, Woodlake helps you create a lasting memory for your child. Party Fees range from $125.00-$300.00. Choose from 18 Party Themes or Custom Party Themes.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports, Outdoor Activity / Sports
Location: Midlothian

YMCA Let the YMCA turn your child’s birthday party into a true celebration. Choose from pool parties, gymnastics parties or rock wall parties to keep the guest of honor moving and having fun the whole time.  See your local YMCA for offerings and details here.
Age: Preschool, Elementary, Tween, Teen
Category: Indoor Activity / Sports, Outdoor Activity / Sports
Location: Midlothian, Richmond, Mechanicsville, Chesterfield, Henrico, Hanover, Surrounding Areas

Young Chefs Academy Come celebrate and be the chef-of-the-day with us at Young Chefs Academy! All of our birthday parties are filled with interactive, hands-on cooking and delicious fun. You supply the chefs, we’ll supply the rest! Choose from nearly a dozen cooking themes, including Pizza, Rock Star, Teddy Bear Picnic, Fiesta and more.
Age: Elementary, Tween
Category: Food / Cooking
Location: Richmond