Birthday Parties

Devonshire Cultural Center

  • Magic Birthday Parties with Gary Kantor - $250
  • Acrofabulous Circus Parties - $250
  • Balloon Animal Parties - $250
  • Dance Parties - $225
  • Cooking for Fun - $235
  • Play-Well Lego Birthday Parties - $350

For more details call the Devonshire Cultural Center at (847) 674-1500, ext. 2400. 

Emily Oaks Nature Center

Your party at Emily Oaks Nature Center will include an hour of outdoor fun and adventure, as well as a program room for conducting the rest of your party festivities. Choose from a selection of nature games and activities like “Animal Carnival” and “Bird Buddies,” depending upon the season and the age of your child. Activities are appropriate for birthday guests ages 3-10, with alternate indoor activities available in the event of inclement weather. Please call (847) 674-1500, ext. 2500 for more information. Fee: R-$180 / NR-$225

The Exploritorium

Book your child’s next birthday at The Exploritorium! Call our Birthday Hotline at (847) 929-7711 or click here. We suggest booking at least 12 weeks in advance. 
Semi-Private Party: $200R/$250NR         
Private Party: $400R/$500NR    

The Skatium Ice Arena

Enjoy our mascot Scooter’s party room, then enjoy an hour on our rink. Call (847) 674-1500, ext. 2900 for more information.
• One hour in the party room • One hour in the studio rink • Skate rental discount ($2.50 per pair) • Fee: $225, capacity 50 children

Skokie Sports Park

Rent an area at Sports Park and celebrate your occasion with mini-golf or batting practice. Call (847) 674-1500, ext. 3100 for more information. Available April-October.
• Party Room (20 people): $50         
• Outdoor Tent (100 people): $100  
• Outdoor Patio (no cover, 32 people): $25 (with attendant +$20/hr)

Swimming and Water Parks

Devonshire Aquatic Center and Skokie Water Playground
Parties available June - August. Call (847) 674-1500, ext. 2741 for information.

Weber Leisure Center

Two hour Birthday Parties for ages 12 and under include: staff-led instruction (except Gymnasium Jr. & Sr.), party room with tables and chairs for your guests, 30 minutes before and after for setup and cleanup, and a day-of party leader.

Maximum based on number of participants. Total number of guests may vary depending on room capacity and party room availability (Room Maximum: 40-60 people). Package prices may vary based on requested activity, residency, number of guests, and additional time.

Please email Breanne at or call (847) 674-1500, ext. 3505 for more information.

  • Balloon Animal Party: Age 3+ ($250-$350) – Dogs, butterflies, swords, giraffes and more, the possibilities are endless with The Magic Team of Gary Kantor and your child's own imagination. Maximum 25.
  • Brickology LEGO Party: Age 6+ ($430-$480) – Use your imagination to build something spectacular with LEGOs. Maximum 25.
  • Bubble Soccer Party Package by Playground Games: (Age 7+) $350-$420 Bubble Soccer is the ultimate contact sport to bump, bounce, and flip with your friends. We supply 10 bubble suits, 2 goals, soccer ball, and referee to make your party out of this world. Each participant will rotate up to 2 times per hour into the bubble suit for 5 vs 5 battles. Additional suits, time, etc. are available for a fee.(20 participant maximum)
  • Dance Party: Age 4+ ($250-$350) – Chicago Loves Dance instructors will create an unforgettable day of interactive dances, choreography to the newest pop songs, a free-style break-dancing circle and party games such as freeze dance and hula hoop contests! Maximum 25.
  • Games Galore Party: Age 4+ ($250-$350) – Instructors will lead popular games such as life-size board games, dodgeball, steal the bacon and freeze tag! Maximum 25.
  • Glow Dance Party Package by Playground Games: (Age 4-11) $415-$500 Glow with all your friends while listening to the best dance music. Interactive games and dances are incorporated! (25 participant maximum)
  • Glow Game Party Package by Playground Games: (Age 5+) $415-$500 Party goers will receive glow gear and play interactive games like glow tug of war, glow dodgeball, glow inflatables, and more! (20 participant maximum)
  • NERF Party Package by Playground Games: (Age 6+) $415-$500 NERF is a great way to interact with friends in a safe and competitive way. Package includes a blaster for each participant, goggles, extra darts, and plenty of barriers to hide behind. A variety of 8 different game types are played. (20 participant maximum)
  • Gymnasium Party, Jr.: Age 2-6 ($175-$300) – Children will (safeley) run wild in a gym full of tunnels, tricycles, balls and hoops. No staff led instruction. Maximum 30.
  • Gymnasium Party, Sr.: Age 7+ ($175-$300)  Kids will play safely in a gym full of equipment catered to your party and theme! No staff led instruction. Maximum 30.
  • Inflatable Party Package by Playground Games: (Age 4-12) $450+ Make your party bounce for the sky as you leap, jump and have a great time with up to 6 inflatables. Premium inflatables available for an additional fee. (30 participant maximum)
  • Mad Science Party: Age 4+ ($250-$350) – A Mad Science will conduct spectacular experiments in a 45 minute, hands-on demonstration. For an additional $45 you can add 15 minutes and another experiment! Each guest receives a take home project. Maximum 20.
  • Magic Show with Gary Kantor Party: Age 4+ ($250-$350) – Incredible magic of Gary Kantor will perform 30 minutes of vanishing acts, card tricks, mind-reading, and much more! Your child will take the stage and become a Junior Magician right before your eyes. Maximum 25.
  • Make-a-Mess Party: Age 3-6 ($250-$350) – A specialist will lead engaging craft projects that are sure to make a mess, including slime, shaving cream, pudding, and paint. Maximum 15.
  • Pamper Me Spa Party: Age 4+ ($400-$500) – Glitzy Girlz staff will run a fun spa including Fruit Facials, Charm Bracelet making, Pedicures and Manicures with a large assortment of polish colors and simple nail designs to choose from, and take home goodie bagsl Maximum 20.
  • Princess or Character Party Package by Firefly Productions : (Age 1+) $250-$300 Each experience may vary depending on age and number of guests! Guests will experience simple face painting or balloon creations, music, singing, dancing, autographs, and picture time with a character of your choice.
  • Rock Diva Glam Dance Party: Age 4+ ($400-$500) – Glitzy Girlz staff will give every guest a rock diva make-over with a fun neon hairpiece, hair sparkle and light make-up application, followed by a super fun dance party. Party goers will decorate a decorated wooden picture frame and design a crystal beaded bracelet to take home. A cute microphone prop is given to each guest, too! This party will be sure to ROCK! Maximum 20.
  • Sports Galore Party: Age 4+ ($250-$350) –  A coach will lead one hour of organized games and sports, centered on the birthday boy or girl’s favorite sport! Maximum 25.
  • Superhero Party Package by Firefly Productions: (Age 1+) $250-$300 Each experience may vary depending on age and number of guests! Guests will experience simple face painting or balloon creations, superhero moves, singing, dancing, autographs, and picture time with a character of your choice.
  • Ultimate Challenge Party: Age 6+ ($250-$350) –  We will plan the Ultimate Challenge competition, testing your team's ability to cooperate, communicate, come up with strategies, and exhibit good sportsmanship –– all in a fun environment! Games may include a life-size Kerplunk game, hungry-hungry hippo relay, and more! Maximum 25.
  • Yoga Party: Age 4+ ($250-$350) – Kids will learn have fun learning yoga movements, terms and yoga-based games to make learning the art of yoga fun. Children will improve listening skills, build self-esteem and learn social and emotional skills. Chicago Loves Dance will supply yoga mats ... all you have to do is come ready to learn Yoga! Maximum 20.