The 7 Best Party Spots in Manhattan That Kids Will Love
Planning a birthday party can be tantamount to finding the right daycare provider. Okay, well, they’re not the stressful. However, we want our children to have an amazing birthday experience, and if your children are like ours, they can address their birthday at least ten months before the big day. So yes, there is a bit of pressure.
And of course, all parents want their kids to have a great birthday party. Luckily we’ve got you covered! What if we told you that we could take a big chunk of those worries off your to-do list? We can, because we have 7 of the best places to throw a birthday party in and around Manhattan. From parties with an indoor water pool to a place where the kids can dance their socks off, we’ve got 7 of the best places to start planning that birthday party!
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Visit this fun place for an unforgettable birthday party at the world famous indoor attraction American Dream for your child’s next birthday. Keep cool poolside at DreamWorks Water Park or get your thrills at Nickelodeon Universe! At the fun destination American Dream, the birthday possibilities are endless. Kids can enjoy visits with their favorite characters, customizable food and drink menus, face paint and glitter tattoos, Magic Memories photo and party favor packs, candy raid, graffiti wall and more. 1 American Dream Way, East Rutherford, NJ 07073, 833-263-7326
Group of men in blue
Want to party like a Blue Man? Blue Man birthday packages promise an unforgettable experience. Get the ultimate ultra-cool gift for your birthday friend and guests and create unforgettable adventures. BLUE MAN GROUP is comedy, theater and rock concert all rolled into one. This hugely popular phenomenon offers an unforgettable multi-sensory experience. With no spoken language, the Blue Man Group addresses all target groups. As three bald and blue men explore the world together, you’ll discover music, laughter and surprises at every turn. For birthday groups with more than 10 tickets, the package includes birthday party bags, a photo featuring Blue Man, canvas spin art for the birthday host and a personalized birthday greeting on an LED board at the show. Blue Man Group, Astor Place Theater, 434 Lafayette Street, New York City, New York 10003, email@example.com.
Dave & Buster’s Times Square
Pack your dance party shoes and head to Dave & Busters in Times Square. The kids will love partying and banging on the DDR dance floor. Party packages start at $35-$39 per person. Some cool party favorites included in the packs are kids’ party foods like cheeseburgers, mac & cheese, french fries, and unlimited sodas. Each package includes unlimited video game play, a Power Tap Band and a Power Card for every partygoer. The Field Goal Package consists of a table in a shared area; The Kick-Off Package is perfect for large parties that can celebrate in a private room. The best part is that you can send personalized online birthday invitations to any guest for free. Dave & Buster’sBuster’s Times Square, 234 W 42nd St., 3rd Floor New York, NY 1003, 646.495.2015 daveandbusters.com, Jessica.Foley@daveandbusters.com.
Dream Bike NJ
The new Dream Wheel NJ at the American Dream Mall in East Rutherford, NJ (just 20 minutes from Manhattan) offers a wide variety of kids birthday packages to make the special day unique and unforgettable! Private areas and cafes paired with private “gondolas” to experience breathtaking views of the NYC skyline from nearly 300 feet. For delicious food, party-goers can dine at Deep Fried Love; the in-house carnival-themed treat café. Eat fried Oreos, corn dogs, and cotton candy, and it’s not a party unless you have four different flavored sodas to choose from. Your party kid and friends will create unforgettable memories! Dream Wheel NJ, 1 American Dream Way, East Rutherford, NJ 07073, 201-800-4261, DreamWheelNJ.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Galli Theater NY
For a unique party experience, step into the magic of live theater for your creative child’s special event. A theater-themed party at the Galli Theater leaves all party-goers with special memories that they will cherish for years to come. Let your child experience the most fantastic theater party in town. Kids have the choice between a private show and party or a workshop party where the kids show their performance on stage. Galli Theater NY, 74 Warren St, New York, NY 10007, 917-855-1095, gallitheatrenyc.com, email@example.com.
children in art
These “Arty Parties” are unique in format and fun. Kids At Art Studio is exclusively your child’s room for 1 ½ hours. There are three great options for a children’s birthday party. Package #1 is an artistic party where party guests paint a mural followed by a fun project like decorating t-shirts, backpacks, flower pots and more. Package #2 is a combination of art and karaoke party. An Expressway Music DJ will give the kids a memorable party, taking turns at the microphone. Package #3 is if your child would like a more intimate party that could consist of a private art lesson such as plasters, watercolours, collage or make a special request! Kids at Art, 1412 Second Avenue, New York, NY, kidsatartnyc.com.
Tiger Strong NYC is a multidisciplinary activity center that offers a unique and customized birthday party experience that suits your child’s interests. Tiger Strong NYC offers 1500 square feet of party and activity space for party-goers to mingle and mingle. With over seven themes, your birthday kids will be the star of the theme of your choice. Themes include karate, ballet, hip-hop, superhero, crafts, princess, cheerleading, and various add-ons and enhancements to suit your birthday girl. This family-friendly spot has a kitchen where you can prepare your party food and treats. Tiger Strong, 1521 York Ave. New York, NY 10028, 917-453-6503, tigerstrongnyc.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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