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Birthday Party Places and Venues to Host Kids' Birthdays in Manhattan

Birthday Party Places and Venues to Host Kids' Birthdays in Manhattan

Host an unforgettable birthday party for your child at one of these venues.


UPDATED March 2019: Your child's birthday: the one thing they look forward to the most year in and year out. But where are you going to host this year's party to up the ante and make it their best birthday yet? We’ve got you covered with our comprehensive list of venues in Manhattan that are built to host children's birthday parties every day. These birthday party places include museums, theaters, and sports centers to indoor playspaces, carousels, amusement parks, and STEM spots—and you're sure to find the perfect place to host your child's birthday this year. These birthday party venues are located across New York City, including places to host birthdays in Lower Manhattan, Battery Park City, Upper West Side, Times Square, Midtown, Upper East Side, Tribeca, Chelsea, Greenwich Village, and Hudson River Park.

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92Y
1395 Lexington Ave. ,
212-415-5710
Email parties@92y.org

Gymnastics party? Done that. Dance party? (Yes!) Pool party with all the lifeguard backup you’ll ever need? We got you. Kids channeling their inner Cirque du Soleil in an epic, afternoon penthouse bash? No worries. Talk to us about the many possibilities for celebrating your little one’s next big day.

BREAKAWAY HOOPS
646-776-2021 x0 office hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-6pm
Email info@breakawayhoops.com

Breakaway Hoops is an NYC-based basketball company offering youth, ages 7-17, fundamental basketball instruction through camps, leagues, and clinics year-round. We offer basketball themed birthday parties. Come celebrate the special day with us and we will make it memorable. Our instructors are current or former college and pro players. We pride ourselves on teaching the game the correct way. As a member of Breakaway Hoops you will see improvement and growth in your child’s game. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

BROADWAY DANCE CENTER CHILDREN AND TEENS
37 W. 65th St. 3rd floor, New York
212-582-9304

Your birthday dancer and guests are sure to love a birthday party set in our beautiful, spacious studios. The one-and-a-half hour party includes dance class, games, instructor and assistants, a special gift for the birthday child, setup, and cleanup. Choose a favorite theme and party package that fits your needs.

CHELSEA PIERS SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX
West 23rd Street and Hudson River Park, Manhattan
Field House Registration Desk: 212-336-6500 x6520 Camps: 212-336-6846

Why cross the bridge for your next birthday party? Because Chelsea Piers parties are action-packed, entertaining, and hassle-free, with more sports, activities, and fun than any other party venue in NYC! The Field House offers gymnastics, rock climbing, soccer, and ninja warrior. Hit the ice at Sky Rink for ice skating or hockey-themed parties. Junior golfers can hit the range for a party at the Golf Club or hit the pins with a bowling celebration at Bowlmor. All parties customizable. Choose from packages that include pizza, beverages, cake, favors, and catering.

CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF THE ARTS
103 Charlton St., New York
212-274-0986

Art-filled parties begin with time to explore the museum’s hands-on workshops. Experienced teaching artists lead children in your choice of private workshop. Parties end with food and cake.

EPIPHANY COMMUNITY NURSERY SCHOOL
510 E. 74th St., New York
212-737-2977

Let ECNS ETC. help you plan your child’s next birthday party! Children ages 2-10 love our gymnastics parties. A typical party starts with 45 minutes in our 2100-square-foot, fully equipped, child-friendly gymnasium with our gym coaches, followed by 45 minutes in our private party room. Our staff will handle the setup and cleanup. “But my child doesn’t like gymnastics,” you say? We can put together a custom party for you, just contact our party coordinator. Check out our website for more information!

FUNFIT BLOOMING BRANCHES SPECIFIC SPORTS
550 W. 110th St., New York
646-580-3758
Email info@funfitnyc.com

Your little one deserves a special day! FunFit parties are customized for the birthday child. Our team works with you to select your party activities. Children will be entertained by participating in age-appropriate, high-energy, sport games and FunFit activities led by our expert coaches. Children enjoy a traditional birthday celebration in a private party room. FunFit parties are 90 minutes in length and hosted at our flagship location on the Upper West Side. We can also bring the party to you, at a location of your choice.

FUNFUZION AT NEW ROC CITY
29 LeCount Place (Exit 16 off I-95) , New Rochelle
Party Central: 914-637-7575, option 1

Calling all birthday superstars! You will be dazzled by a unique, interactive party experience! Act one begins with a dazzling interactive show where everyone is a star! There will be eating, singing, dancing, and prizes! Act two is filled with your choice of action-packed amusements!

GALLI THEATER
74 Warren St., New York
212-731-0668
Email galliny@gmail.com

Party with the Galli Theater New York and experience the magic of live theater for your special event! Your child loves the theater and would love to be on stage? Allow your child to experience the most amazing theater party in town!

IMAX VR AMC KIPS BAY 15
570 Second Ave., New York
Email 2195@amctheatres.com

Looking for a unique activity for that special birthday kid-then look no further-IMAX VR is a mind-shattering virtual reality experience centre based at AMC Kips Bay 15. It is a unique combination of premium technology and world-class content that lets users see, feel, move, and play in new worlds in a powerfully immersive and realistic way. With groundbreaking VR headset technology, players will be instantly transported into new virtual worlds that are more realistic than anything imaginable. For more information: amctheatres.com/imaxvr or email 2195@amctheatres.com.

INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM
Pier 86, W. 46th Street and Twelfth Avenue, New York
646-381-5010
Email groupsales@intrepidmuseum.org

Celebrate your child’s birthday with a one-of-a-kind party! The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will captivate groups of all ages and interests. Choose from exciting themes, value packages, and customization options to create a birthday adventure they’ll remember forever. Packages start at $30 per person. Experience life aboard an aircraft carrier during Operation Slumber! Enjoy after-hours access to the ship and the Space Shuttle Pavilion as well as tours and activities. It’s ideal for scouts, students, and campers ages 6–17.

JCC OF MID-WESTCHESTER
999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale
914-472-3300
Caryn Symons, director of camping
symonsc@jccmw.org


Have your child’s next party at the JCC of Mid-Westchester. Entertain up to 20 children with a sports or gymnastics party, or a fun and fantastic pool party! Parties are available on Sunday afternoons. Enjoy supervised activities the first hour, followed by a half hour in the party room to enjoy food, cake, and games as supplied by parent or guardian. Customized sports and gymnastics parties are also available for children with developmental learning needs. Visit jccmw.org or call 914-472-3300.

JODI'S GYM
244 E. 84th St., Manhattan
212-772-7633
25 Hubbels Drive, Mount Kisco
914-244-8811


Kids run, jump, climb, tumble, slide, bounce, and giggle to their hearts' delight at Jodi's Gym, where action-packed parties have won children's hearts for 35 years. Teachers guide the children on bars, beams, rings, slides, tunnels, bounce house, and tumble track. Then, it's off to a separate area for refreshments.

JUST KIDDING AT SYMPHONY SPACE
2537 Broadway , New York
212-864-1414 x289

Just Kidding parties are artsy, imaginative, and fun, designed to make party planning easy and engaging! Through the show kids have the chance to interact with Just Kidding artists creating a once in a lifetime birthday party experience. Post-show, kids can enjoy music, a tasty lunch, and cake made in-house by Symphony Space's own personal chef. All of this is located under one roof! Rates for 15 or more attendees (ages 2 and older) begin at $600 for the Just Kidding Theatre Party and $425 for the Easy Party.

KATE TEMPESTA'S URBAN GOLF ACADEMY
917-270-7257
Email mari@ktuga.com

KTUGA’s parties are customized to your child’s interests. Think Pirate Golf Fun to Princess Castle Chipping. Ideal for ages 3-8. Select from different activities to highlight our golf games including storytelling, shadow screen play, and music and movement.

LITTLE GYM (THE)
777 White Plains Road, Scarsdale
914-722-0072
tlgscarsdaleny.com
2121 Broadway, 2nd Floor (between 74th and 75th streets)
Upper West Side, Manhattan
212-799-1225
tlgupperwestsideny.com


A private party at The Little Gym is a perfect way to celebrate your child's next birthday. The one-and-a-half hour parties are supervised by our trained, professional staff from beginning to end. Gymnastics, games, obstacle courses, trampoline, sports, and music are tailored to your child's interests.

MARTIAL ARTS FAMILY STUDIO
290 Mulberry St., New York
646-460-3770
Email info@martialartsfamilystudio.com

At Martial Arts Family Studio we will be delighted to organize your child's birthday party so you can focus on your guests. Our two-room facility with tons of sunlight in the heart of Soho/Noho has a playroom and martial arts studio that can easily transform into a disco party with black lights and music. We offer music theater puppets based birthday parties for the little ones and dance or martial arts birthday parties for older kids. Can’t decide? Do a mix! Call today to book your birthday party!

NFL EXPERIENCE
20 Times Square, entrance between 47th and 48th streets on Seventh Avenue,
646-863-0088

Host your child’s birthday party at NFL Experience Times Square! A live action attraction, combining interactive games, content, and a state-of-the-art 4D theater bringing fans closer than ever to the game and their favorite teams. Enter into the Stadium, a 4D film where they will be taken on an immersive ride. Then, head to Quarterback Challenge to throw the game-winning touchdown to their team of your choice. Visit Super Bowl Celebration, take a picture with the Vince Lombardi Trophy, and gaze at all 51 Super Bowl rings. Celebrate your child’s big day in championship style at NFL Experience!

NY CAKE
118 W. 22nd St. , Manhattan
212-675-2253
Email info@nycakeacademy.com

NY Cake is your destination for so much more than just the best selection of cake and baking supplies in the city. We are now home to the NY Cake Academy, a school focusing on both baking and decorating classes for all ages and levels. New York Cake Academy is also the ultimate destination for private events. Have a Unicorn themed adventure or take off with a galaxy cake that everyone will talk about for weeks to come. Let NY Cake Academy take care of everything for you.

PALISADES CLIMB ADVENTURE
4590 Palisades Center Drive, Level 4 of the Palisades Center, West Nyack
845-727-3500

Palisades Climb Adventure offers the world's tallest indoor ropes challenge course. Standing 85-feet tall, it has five levels and 75 unique challenge elements to explore, climb, and conquer. More advanced athletes will find a challenge, while “just for fun” climbers will experience a sense of athletic accomplishment. Our Sky Tykes kids’ ropes course is designed for ages 2-7, 48-inches max and our new Sky Rail attraction is now open! Both courses are available for birthday parties, other groups, and special events. Book your party today!

PIER 62 CAROUSEL
Pier 62 at Hudson River Park (by Chelsea Piers), New York
718-788-2676
Email info@nycarousel.com

Give your child the best birthday with our VIP Birthday Party Package at Hudson River Park’s whimsical carousel on the water! Book our custom birthday package (starting at $449) and personalize it with our exclusive food and entertainment add-ons. View our package details at: http://promo.nycarousel.com/book-us. Book online or contact our party specialist for availability at info@nycarousel.com.

SEAGLASS CAROUSEL AT THE BATTERY
Water Street and State Street,
718-788-2676
Email info@nycarousel.com

Celebrate at SeaGlass! The Battery invites you to celebrate all birthdays at SeaGlass Carousel. Our dedicated party host will ensure your birthday is extra special and never one to forget. With endless fun and carousel rides, birthdays at SeaGlass are magical experiences set within the adjacent shade-covered terraces. The terraces are surrounded by magnificent perennial gardens designed by internationally acclaimed Dutch garden designer Piet Oudolf and the seven-acre Battery Woodland. Book online at seaglasscarousel.nyc/birthdays.

USC GYMNASTICS & BASEBALL TRAINING FACILITY
636 S. Broadway, Yonkers
914-965-2619

Get Ready to "flip" over your personalized gymnastics party at USC Gymnastics! We offer the best, most interactive birthday experience for kids ages 2-16. Children will have a blast as they run, jump, bounce, and play in our 10,000-square-foot gymnastics facility! All parties are one hour of instructional gymnastics activities and 45 minutes in our giant studio party room! All activities tailored to your child's age group and number of party goers! Bouncy castle and blow up sports included! Check out our website for all of our party package options!

USTA BILLIE JEAN KING NATIONAL TENNIS CENTER
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Flushing ,
718-760-6200 x0

Let the National Tennis Center host your next birthday party. Our birthday party packages include one hour of court time with tennis drills and games organized by our USTA Pro staff. You will also have a one-hour private room for your birthday celebration which includes pizza for all your party guests.

WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY (WCS) ZOOS AND AQUARIUM
1-800- 433-4149
Birthday Parties:
wcs.org/birthdays
Bronx Zoo: 800-433-4149 bzeducation@wcs.org
Central Park Zoo: 212-439-6551 cpzbirthdayparties@wcs.org
New York Aquarium: 800-433-4149 nyaeducation@wcs.org
Prospect Park Zoo: 718-399-7339 x327 ppzbirthdayparties@wcs.org
Queens Zoo: 718-271-1500 x313 qzeducation@wcs.org


Camps:

The Bronx Zoo: 2300 Southern Blvd., Bronx
Central Park Zoo: 830 Fifth Ave., Manhattan
Queens Zoo: 53-51 111th St., Corona
Prospect Park Zoo: 450 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn
New York Aquarium: 602 Surf Ave., Brooklyn




If you're looking for a once-in-a-lifetime birthday adventure, we have you covered! Our birthdays combine live animal meet and greets, visits to our exhibits, and hands-on activities to make your party animal's birthday a truly unforgettable experience!


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