Having a child’s birthday party at home has its advantages. They are usually inexpensive and offer an intimate setting. However, most kids eventually want to have their birthday party somewhere other than their own backyard. This guide will help you there.
Whether your child is more bouncy or more craft-minded, there is a Brew City birthday party that can accommodate his/her wishes. There is no need to clean up after.
Here is a list of Milwaukee area businesses that offer birthday parties:
2857 S. 160th St., New Berlin, (262) 797-9117
Party guests can run, climb, slide and ride all year round in this indoor playground. See website for details on party rates.
2801 S. 5 St., (414) 312-4357
Bounce offers an inflatable sports arena, laser tag, climbing wall, ax throwing, vintage video games, an “adrenaline zone” and healthy, kid-friendly dining. Party packages vary, but all include approximately two hours of access to the facility and access to a private party room. Parents can purchase locally made ice cream and cupcakes or bring their own. Call or check the website for details and pricing.
Chuck E. Cheese
2701 S. Chase Ave., (414) 483-8655
The Chuck has a variety of party packages, but guests typically receive tokens for games, live entertainment, pizza, and sodas.
Dave and Buster
2201 N. Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa, (414) 454-0100
We have birthday packages for children and teens. A separate bar and restaurant seating area from the play floor offers possibilities for adults in addition to a variety of games. All birthday packages include a family-style menu or buffet, unlimited soft his drinks, and a power card for each guest. You can book your party online.
coz mini bowl
2087 S. 7th Street, (414) 383-0560
Weekend bowling parties are available at this unique Duckpin bowling alley with human pinsetters. You can buy soda and chips. Please call well in advance. Don’t forget to tip the pinsetter!
Lucky Bob’s Raceway
5822 W. Forest Home Ave, Greenfield, (414) 327-4003
At Lucky Bob’s, slot car race parties start at $120 and include practice race time, 30 minutes of racing, and a t-shirt for the birthday kid. You can buy pizza, sweets and sodas.
Milwaukee County Zoo
10001 W. Bluemound Road, (414) 771-3040
Prices and packages vary, but zoos provide a fun and educational environment for birthday parties of all sizes. Call or visit our website for more information.
Milwaukee Public Museum
800 W. Wells Street, (414) 278-2728
The museum hosts theme parties such as butterflies and dinosaurs that are perfect for children ages 4 to 10. Prices vary. Call or visit our website for more information.
2040 W. Bluemound Road, Waukesha, (262) 549-3866
Monkey Joe’s indoor inflatable playground offers different party rates depending on the number of guests and whether the party is held on a weekday or weekend. Parties include use of the party room and you can bring your own cake.Food and drinks must be purchased at Monkey Joe’s vending area.
Organ Piper Music Palace
4353 S. 108th Street, (414) 529-1177
For parties with children, please make a reservation by phone. Organ Piper does not offer party his packages, but can accommodate large groups and offers pizza, a game room, and free organ his entertainment. Organ Piper is consistently voted “Best Kid-Friendly Restaurant” by OnMilwaukee readers and editors.
Petit National Ice Center
500 S. 84th Street, (414) 266-0100
The Ice Skating Party is available in three packages, all inclusive of skate rentals, admission, food and beverages. Multiple party packages are available, depending on your food and drink selections. Please call us at least one week in advance.
Rockin’ Jump – Ultimate Trampoline Park
9009 N Deerbrook Trail, Brown Deer, (414) 522-1945
At Rockin’ Jump, kids and youth of all ages can hop in open jump areas or limited toddler areas, play trampoline dodgeball, do somersaults and somersaults, and dunk in a game of Bouncy Basketball. The facility also has a rock climbing wall. Rockin’ Jump offers his private party room for birthdays, family gatherings, fundraisers, church groups and corporate retreats.
Rubik’s Cube Party!
For groups of children (8+) or adults, Cubing MKE parties will have a representative at your home teaching guests how to solve a Rubik’s Cube in 2 hours. Comes with instructions, cubes to hold, party tricks and more! Learn more about.
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
1111 E. Brown Deer Rd., Bayside, (414) 352-2880
Celebrate your birthday at the center, and have people come to the center. Naturalist-led nature parties featuring her three or four of Schlitz Audubon’s reptile and amphibian friends include her two-hour nature program for up to 15 children. Check price range, site or phone.
Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park
W229 N1420 Westwood Dr., Waukesha, (262) 696-1600
Sky Zone offers 3 different trampoline party packages and multiple party add-ons. All packages include pizza and drinks. For more information, please contact us by phone or online.
Stonefire Pizza Company
5320 S. Moorland Rd., (262) 970-8800
StoneFire offers a variety of party packages. Restaurants and game centers include bowling, bumper cars, indoor rock climbing, video games, and playgrounds. Check the website for pricing.
Urban Ecological Center
1500 E. Park Place. (Riverside Park), (414) 964-8505
1859 N. 40th St. (Washington Park), (414) 344-5460
Urban Ecology Center
The Urban Ecology Center hosts a variety of “birthday” parties. Themes include rock climbing, birds, maps, edible plants, and water adventures. Staff-led themed birthday parties with guided activities are available. Alternatively, parents can rent a room and host their own party. Prices are subject to change, so please call or visit our website to confirm.
Wisconsin Humane Society
4500 W. Wisconsin Avenue, (414) 431-6153
630 W Dekora, Saukville, (262) 988-5947
All birthday packages include party host, invitations, cake, juice, decorations, shelter tours and animal encounters. A pizza party and his t-shirt are available on request. All proceeds benefit the animals. Check website or call for price range.