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Nothing wrong with a standard backyard birthday party. (In fact, it could easily be the best celebration ever.
For Your Handy Helpers: Artisans and Apprentices
Give your little builder a celebration of creation. From junk robots to slingshots to cardboard castles, the birthday kid can choose from six pre-planned projects, or plan something unique with a team of artisans and apprentices. Materials, invitations, instructors and paper goods (to make the party as green as possible) will be provided. All a parent needs to bring is a sweet treat and a child ready to assemble.
Goody bag trade-offs: The projects each child creates make perfect take-home prizes.
cost: Up to 10 participants ages 4 and up $265
For Your Budding Chef: Sticky Fingers
There is nothing better than having your child come home from a birthday party and have a new dish ready to cook. The birthday child will wear a personalized apron as Sticky Fingers chefs transform your kitchen into a cooking workshop. Learn step-by-step recipes for special dishes such as Italian gnocchi, lemon ricotta blueberry pancakes, and Chinese dragon noodles. If the celebration is at home, parents are responsible for receiving the ingredients. However, if you choose to host with Stir Cooking School, all you need to bring is your kids and cake.
Goody bag trade-offs: Children take home recipe cards and try new dishes at home.
cost: Home parties for up to 12 people starting at $295. Parties at Stir Cooking School starting at $700
For Your Wildlife Enthusiast: Thorne Nature Experience
For your outdoor explorer, the Thorn Nature Experience ups the ante by dressing up the birthday child as an insect to illustrate their six-legged friend.The party will be held at the Sombrero Marsh Environmental Education Center. Beginning with a brief introduction to the trails, set off on adjacent trails to explore with binoculars, nets and magnifying glasses. The party educator will share details of the wildlife the children spotted along the way. It includes other activities including crafts such as footprint casting and habitat building.
Goody bag trade-offs: Children can make seed necklaces as souvenirs.
cost: Up to 12 children ages 3-10 from $250
For Farmers of the Future: White Fence Farm
Let goats and ducks take care of the fun. A birthday party at Whitefence Farm is fully customizable, including a visit to the petting zoo, a horse-drawn carriage ride, play in the indoor and outdoor playgrounds, and an exploration of the model train that was once Union’s basement. It’s the 1th of the day. station. When the kids work up an appetite, they eat the home-cooked meal before eating the cake. As soon as the candles are blown out, partygoers can return to the giant indoor slide while the event concludes.
Goody bag trade-offs: Each child receives a token suitable for a special treat or toy from Granny’s Ice Cream and Candy shop.
cost: Starting at $16.25 per child, including children’s menu meals