Birthday Party Planning Just Got Less Complicated
Use our Grand Rapids Kids’ Birthday Party Guide for stress-free, birthday fun!
Is your child’s birthday approaching? Before you spend hours upon hours party planning, check out our roundup of West Michigan local birthday venues, entertainers and suppliers.
Our West Michigan Birthday Party Guide features fun options for kids of all ages. Are you celebrating your baby’s big first birthday? Or maybe you have your teen’s Sweet Sixteen coming up! Browse all the options below and you’re sure to find the perfect birthday venue for your child of any age.
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Visit The Mud Room and you’ll see why this creative studio is a favorite party spot. Their many years of experience will ensure a FUN party for the kids and an EASY experience for you! Keep your choices flexible with an Art a la Carte party, or choose from simple and affordable Party Packages designed for busy parents like you! Packages include artsy activities like Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing, Canvas Painting and the Potter’s Wheel.
The Mud Room has been voted the best for multiple Grandtastic Awards, and they will help anyone feel like an artist. Book their semi-private Party Room for your next birthday party, scout troop, bachelorette party, corporate retreat or family outing… it’s not just for kids! You can stop in during open studio hours and their friendly staff will be there with tips and inspiration to help you create masterpiece of your own.
The Mud Room first opened its doors in Ada in 1996 and soon became a popular destination for those looking to get creative in West Michigan. They are now conveniently located at Knapp’s Corner and welcome all ages for parties, workshops and even more of the creative fun our readers have enjoyed for the past 21+ years!
“Took my son and daughter here ages 9 and 10 and we all loved it. Lots of pieces to choose from and very helpful staff around painting and process!!! We will be back!”
We offer three different birthday party packages that can be customized to fit your needs and desires. We also offer a family friendly atmosphere (No Bar) that you’ll surely appreciate. So you just bring the kids, we’ll supply the weatherproof fun and do the cleanup!!!
See our website www.hudsonvillelanes.com for a full description and costs. (We have no minimum or maximum number of children requirements). Afternoon, evening, and weekend times are available. Bumpers are available on EVERY lane. Ramps are also available for those who need them.
Contact us at 616-669-9380 to reserve your party spot!!
Come celebrate your birthday like an All-Star at MVP Sports Clubs! Play your favorite sport, splash in the pool, enjoy a game of dodge ball or parachute play and share your favorite birthday treat with your friends! MVP offers an ultimate ACTIVE FUN birthday party experience that is sure to make your next party a hit!
A Whitecaps Birthday Package is one of the best values you’ll find in West Michigan for your child’s next birthday party!
Each package includes 12 tickets, the opportunity to throw a ceremonial first pitch, 12 souvenir items, a crowd rendition of “Happy Birthday,” and a special delivery of donuts or cupcakes from Marge’s Donut Den from one of our mascots! Call 616-784-4131 to book your party.
Host your party ‘where the fun never ends!’
Craig’s Cruisers offers two birthday packages that include food and fun. Your guests will enjoy 3-hour access to our buffet. Choose from our full salad bar, pasta, breadsticks, pizza, gluten-free pizza (available upon request), meatballs, roasted chicken, mac n’ cheese, dessert pizza, cookies, ice cream, Pepsi products and more!
Celebrate rain or shine with indoor and outdoor recreation. Indoor fun available: full arcade, go-karts, laser tag, ropes course, bumper cars and frog hopper. Outdoor fun available: go-karts, kiddie-karts, mini-golf and bumper boats (weather permitting).
Book online or call (616) 530-2900 x10.
A birthday party on horseback? No problem at Karin’s Horse Connection!
We begin by introducing you to the world of horses and ponies. Then we brush and learn fun facts about them. After that, it’s time to ride! We offer a wide range of horse related activities and games. You can even try your hand at equestrian vaulting! We have a beautiful indoor riding arena and a heated viewing room, so rain, snow or shine, the party is on!
The basic party package offers 2 hours with one horse for six participants ages 2 & up, with the option of adding additional participants and horses.
Make your child’s next birthday party one to remember at Holland Community Aquatic Center! Our party package includes one hour in a private party room, admission for 15 people, a t-shirt for the birthday kid, and as much swim time as you can handle!
The Aquatic Center is open year-round, 7 days per week, and includes: The Splash Zone (indoor water park), 150-foot Water Slide, Diving Boards, Water Cannons, a Vortex Pool and MORE!
Catch Air is the ideal place for your child’s birthday party! Our party coordinators take care of all of the details so you can have fun with your child, playing on, and climbing in, all of the amazing toys in a clean, safe and fun environment! Party packages start as low as $149!
Let GRG throw you a party the kids will flip over! Walk into our gymnastics center with only your food and drink (birthday child too ) and everything else is done for you. A parent’s birthday dream!
PARTY TIME includes table setting with paper products, balloon bouquets, special present for the birthday child and party favors for each guest. BIRTHDAY CHILD IS FREE.
Celebrate your birthday at R-Athletics!
Gym time includes:
Obstacle courses, trampolines, foam pits, zip-line, rock-climbing wall, parachute games, and time in both gyms.
Choose your own decor with coordinating paper products, balloons, decorations, deluxe goody bags, and a custom name sign.
OR. . .
Choose one of our premium Themed Parties
Princess: gowns, crowns, up-dos, make up and a princess presentation, plus gym time
Glitz and Glamour: dress-up clothes and accessories, up-dos, make up, nails, a runway show, and gym time
Ninja: Headbands, Ninja Missions, obstacle Courses, zip-line and rope swing contests
LaserTag/Nerf Gun: team headbands, fort-building, target-shooting, laser contests, gym time
Our parties are full of climbing, bouncing, sliding, and jumping fun for kids 12 years-old and younger. You can sit back, relax and enjoy the party while we do all of the work. We offer a variety of party packages accommodating up to 50 children. If your party exceeds 50 children, a private party might be more suited for your larger group.
Experience Jester’s Court for your next birthday party venue. With four packages to choose from and the ability to add upgrades to any package, we can fully customize your party.
BATTLEGR offers a laser tag birthday party experience like no other.
You can have exciting, realistic battle on your turf or at our facility. With a wide variety of missions to play, tactical laser tag is an active adventure! With our mobile laser tag we bring the action to you and set up in your backyard or a park. We have a laser tag birthday party package to fit every budget.
Whether we come to you or you come to us, let us provide you with an experience you won’t forget.
KICK OFF YOUR PARTY RIGHT….
Calling all kids ages 15 months – 12 years old…Get ready to have some outrageous FUN! Your child will have a ball with the parachute, playing soccer, chasing tigers and more! Let Soccer Buddies be a part of your child’s special day!
Click HERE for more info!
Your private birthday tour will take you to five different activities. You will enjoy a pony ring ride, a hayride, feeding the sheep and goats, petting the barn animals, and a trip through the hay maze. The tour will last an hour and fifteen minutes. Then you can finish your celebration or gathering at our outdoor picnic area.
Tarry Hall birthday parties are the best in roller skating fun. We offer a clean, family friendly environment for your party. We offer both private parties and parties during our public skating sessions on the weekends. We have a party to fit your needs. We take the hassle out of entertaining your group and clean up when your done.
- AJ’s Family Fun Center
- AMF Eastbrook Lanes
- Arts and Carafes
- Byron Township Recreation
- Chuck E Cheese
- Critter Barn
- Dave and Buster’s
- Deer Tracks Junction
- Fairlanes Family Entertainment Center
- Flees ATA Martial Arts
- For The Kidz Gymnastics and Trampoline
- Goldfish Swim School
- Grand Rapids Children’s Museum
- Grand Rapids Salvation Army Kroc Center
- Great Lakes Glow Golf
- Horizon Complex
- Joann Fabric
- Maple Hill Golf Course
- Northstar Gymnastics
- Princess Ballerina Parties
- Radiant Sportz
- Rising Starz Gymnastics and Fitness
- Rockford Lanes
- Sky Zone Park
- The Fun Spot
- Al Munro | 616-241-5091
- Brad Lancaster Entertainment | 616-243-5771
- Dee Jay the Clown | 616-874-6844
- Magic Bob & SuZie | 616-975-9988
- Vander Wal Magic Shows | 616-204-0302
- Fun Stuff Productions | 616-874-6844
- Tom Plunkard Magic | 586-558-0108
- PJ Weber Magic | 616-243-7469
- Dave Storms Stormy the Magician | 616-558-8611
- Maciek the Magician | 616-914-5755
- Aaron Vande Wege (Mr. Picklehead) | [email protected]
- Kevin Kammeraad | 616-364-5870
- Mary’s Country Critters | 269-792-2929
- La-La Land Facepainting | 231-755-8160 or 616-696-4237
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