2023 KABOOM Family Favorites First Place: Local Sports Team
Enjoy a Minor League Baseball game with the Greenville Drive at Fluor Field in Downtown Greenville. The Greenville Drive also offers special events and birthday party packages.
The Greenville Drive 2023 season begins in April!
Check out our 5 Tips for Visiting the Greenville Drive before catching a game!
Looking for the perfect way to celebrate your child’s birthday? Celebrate at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate!
All birthday parties include:
Birthday party packages are available at both TCMU locations in Greenville and Spartanburg. AFTER-HOURS parties are now available at both locations so you and your guests can enjoy the museum all to yourself! Visit tcmupstate.org/greenville/birthdays to learn more and book today.
Welcome to a world of enchantment with Once Upon A Dream Parties! We don’t just bring fairy tale characters to life; we sprinkle magic into every moment. Our specialty? Creating magical princess appearances and unforgettable entertainment that will leave your little princess starry-eyed.
Picture this: Your next birthday party transformed into a royal extravaganza, complete with your favorite princess gracing the event! Or, let the enchantment unfold at our whimsical location. We’re not just about appearances; we weave a tapestry of enchantment with dress-up, games, face painting, and a treasure chest of entertainment options. Our enchantment spreads across the Upstate and its neighboring areas!
And don’t worry about the details; that’s our job! While you snap precious photos and soak in the joy, we handle everything.
Choose from our array of party packages designed to fit every budget and need, ensuring your celebration is as unique as your child’s dreams.
But the magic doesn’t stop there! Throughout the year, our enchanting cast makes appearances at various events, spreading fairy tale wonder wherever they go. And for those who want to carry a piece of enchantment home, explore our collection of princess dresses!
Let us be your partners in making your child’s special day truly unforgettable. Together, we’ll create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.
Ready to embark on this magical journey? Visit our website to discover more and book your party today!
Want to win the Parent of the Year Award?! Treat your kids to the ultimate hassle-free, gravity-defying birthday blast at Big Air Trampoline Park–with locations in Greenville and Spartanburg! Choose from one of our 60, 90, or 120 minute jump Party Packages to fit your party’s needs. Or, go ALL OUT with Greenville’s brand-new VIP Party Package! From pizza & drinks, to dedicated party host & clean-up – it’s ALL INCLUDED at Big Air! All you need to do is relax and enjoy the party!
Mention or enter code ‘KIDDINGAROUNDGSP’ when booking to receive 10 FREE party favors!
Each birthday party package includes free admission and a birthday gift for the birthday child, 10 jumpers, a personal party host with setup/cleanup, 40 minutes reserved table time with 2 large pizzas, 2 drink choices, Big Air grip socks, printed invitations or digital evites, and paper products. Extra jumpers can be added to all party packages at an additional cost.
Step 1: Pick your jump time
60 minutes – $300
90 minutes – $340
120 minutes – $375
Step 2: Pick your optional food package upgrades
$75 – 3 total pizzas, 2 drink flavors, choice of fruit or veggie tray, & choice of cookie cake, Icees, or Mini Melts.
$100 – 3 total pizzas, 2 drink flavors, fruit tray, veggie tray, & choice of wings, tenders, or pizza bites, & choice of cookie cake, Icees, or Mini Melts.
Step 3: Choose your additional items (priced separately):
Chicken wings, chicken tenders, mozzarella sticks, veggie tray, fruit tray, pizza, cookie cake, Mini Melts, Icees, party favors, or private party room.
Customize your child’s next birthday party:
Zuber! Ever heard of us? It’s the zoo that comes to you!
What to expect from Zuber? It’s the easiest, most convenient event that you will ever plan! We offer packages that can fit on your back porch, all the way up to groups of 1,000+.
Have you ever wanted to cuddle with a baby pig? Take selfies with alpacas? Ride a unicorn? We have you covered and can do all of this in the convenience of your backyard! Age limit? Nope! We do events for children and adults, because let’s just be honest, adults have just as much fun as the kids!
We have baby goats, rabbits, chickens, piglets, ponies, alpacas, and mini cows. We are based out of Campobello, SC. Our travel radius is about two hours in every direction.
We started this business because we want to share our sweet animals with people of all ages. We strive to make Zuber a form of both education & therapy, plus it is just plain fun for everyone. Looking for a one stop party shop? We are partnered with businesses that have inflatables and shaved ice trucks. Zuber has it all, so contact us today for your next event!
Please email us at Zub[email protected] or contact us through Facebook messenger.
Want to party on a real ninja course designed by actual ninjas from the TV show? MOTIVE offers the perfect party solution for kids ages five & up! Our Ninja Room is equipped with classic obstacles like the jumping spider, warped wall, rings, balance obstacles, and more! With identical racing lanes, kids can enjoy some friendly competition as they go head to head on teams. They’ll also enjoy some free time in the Ninja Room before heading into the party room for cake, ice cream, pizza, presents, etc. MOTIVE provides the space, tables, chairs, and ice – feel free to bring any food, décor, and paperware needed.
– $275 for 10 kids. Additional children for $10/each, up to 15 kids.
– 1 hour in the Ninja Room, 30 minutes in the Party Room.
Need a new spot for a birthday party? Come to Takeoff Mini Golf and watch planes from our shaded pavilion while you celebrate.
Would you rather fly the plane, we can do that too with our 30 minute discovery flight package!
Summer birthday, try our GLOW golf party and watch the balls light up at dusk while you play in the cooler temperatures! Need a turn key party? We can decorate too!
Check out all of our package options to find one that suits your needs. All packages come with 10 passes of mini golf, 10 shaved ices, 10 bottles of water along with 1.5 hours of the pavilion. Visit our website for booking options at takeoffminigolf.com. We look forward to hosting your next party!
Bright Kids Edutainment, LLC was created to “Illuminate Education and Entertainment in the Carolinas and Beyond.” We specialize in providing kid-friendly music and highly engaging entertainment at events for children and families. Our curated playlists are developed by our very own “DJ Pre-K”, and all music is screened to ensure it is appropriate for little ears to listen to.
DJ Pre-K is the face of Bright Kids Edutainment and a dedicated children’s DJ. His charismatic personality and energetic performances on the dance floor are sure to get your guests up and moving to the beat. Why stand behind a booth when you can Get the Party Started? While DJ Pre-K plays his tunes, he creates an engaging environment as he interacts with the crowd and facilitates the various party games that we offer.
Some of our packages include party lights, bubble machines, and yard games such as giant Jenga, giant Connect 4, Cornhole, and many more that are guaranteed to take your event to the next level! If you’re ready to Get the Party Started, DJ Pre-K is definitely the one to call! Let’s JAM!
Create special birthday memories at Spare Time, where parties are out of this world! We’ll take care of everything from decorations to clean up, so you can sit back and relax – or of course, play!
Parties at Spare Time include bowling games, Laser Tag missions, Game Zone play, pizza, appetizers, and more! Watch music videos on massive Video Walls over your lanes and hang out on couches under the party lights. The lanes have automatic bumpers and fun dinosaur ramps for kids, so everyone gets to play!
Party packages include:
Bowling Birthday – Games, Lanes, Food & FUN! Package includes bowling on our luxury lanes, shoe rental, Game Zone play cards, hand-stretched pizza, soft drinks, and a souvenir bowling pins for your guests to sign!
Laser Tag Blast – 3 thrilling Laser Tag missions, Game Zone play cards, hand-stretched pizza, soft drinks, and more.
Lanes & Laser Bash – The best of both worlds: The BASH package includes everything from the Bowling Birthday, PLUS an epic laser tag mission!
Book online or call 864-412-0299 to speak with Spare Time’s event experts for more information.
PLUS: Mention Kidding Around Greenville to get the birthday child FREE!
And Why Not Balloons provides extravagant balloon décor for all your celebrations: Birthdays, Grand Openings, Proms, Weddings…
We specialize in arches, organic garland, sculptures, balloon drops, and the list goes on! Check out our website for design ideas.
Our sister company, Bruce Unlimited Designs, offers children’s entertainment with face-painting artists and unique balloon-twisting designs.
We service the Upstate: Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Mauldin, Easley, and surrounding areas.
The Greenville Triumph and Liberty are bringing back their birthday bashes for the 2024 season. Birthday party packages start at ONLY $170. When you reserve your child’s party, they will get the team’s jersey, a chance to be recognized on the field, and an autographed birthday card! The Triumph and Liberty will provide pizza, juice boxes, and goodie bags for all the kids at the party.
Tickets to the match will be provided for the kids, and we are also offering discounted tickets for the parents that will be coming.
If you want to bring your child out for a fun and memorable night, we have got you covered! Just give the Ticketing Staff a call at 864-203-0565 or email [email protected] and they can get your party reserved TODAY!
Party like a Kroc Star!
Kroc Greenville’s fun and interactive birthday parties are perfect for all ages. Let us make your child’s special day memorable for the entire family.
Dive into pool time with your family and friends at the Kroc Aquatics Center. Our zero-entry pool is complete with a play structure, fountains, and a giant slide for a splashin’ good time for any age.
Complete your birthday party experience with fresh, delicious pizza, chicken tenders or other kid-approved food from our own Kroc Kitchen. Kids and parents alike can keep the party going with pool, ping pong, or foosball while enjoying birthday cake in our game room.
Kroc Greenville also has a conference center available for rent at affordable prices.
When a child turns 6 in Greenville or Laurens counties, the Pepsi Plant in Greenville awards that child with a FREE birthday party package, which comes in a cool box and includes:
You could use these items for a party or just for a fun treat for your own kids.
To get a Pepsi Party Pack, simply bring your child’s birth certificate to the office located at 751 State Park Road, Greenville, SC 29609. Your child can receive the party package the month of or the month after his or her 6th birthday. Pepsi Party Packs are available during the first full week of the month between 1 – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please park in front of the building and come to the front office. Masks are required to enter the building.
If you have any questions, call the Pepsi Bottling Plant at 864.242.6041. Find out more at Pepsi!
Custom-created for ages 1 to 7, the Kindermusik® parties are interactive and engaging for everyone – parents, kids, and guests. From the first jingle to the last dance, a Kindermusik® birthday party is perfectly unique, delightfully captivating, and thoroughly entertaining. Best of all, it’s super easy and conveniently all-in-one for you. Each party includes dancing, singing, creative play, musical instruments, parachutes, bubbles, and more. We provide the fun and music — you bring the celebration (and the cake, if you choose).
NEW! $25 off any party!!! Ask for our special “KAG Reader” discount available any time to all Kidding Around Greenville readers.
The Celebration! ($175) – Are you ready to CELEBRATE? Come sing, play, move enjoy story time, and much more–the fun just doesn’t stop!
The Celebration PLUS! ($200) – Do you have a theme for your party? Could we come up with one for you? Let us WOW you and your guests with our creative ideas, activities, puppets and instruments—it will be an unforgettable event!
Theme Ideas: Animal Safari, Around the World, At My House, Bubbles and Balloons, Circus Clowns, Construction, Dog, Ladybug Garden, Nursery Rhymes, On the Farm, Princess, Shiny Dinah (train), Space, Tea Party, Teddy Bear, Under the Sea, Wild West, and more! Special requests welcomed.
Also available: Kindermusik themed favor bags.
Two studio locations at:
757 N. Pleasantburg Drive
1622 Woodruff Road
Discover the perfect way to celebrate your child’s special day with our exciting party packages!
At Kids Play & Cafe, we’ve designed three fantastic options to ensure your child’s birthday is an unforgettable experience. All parties are 2 hours long, with 75 minutes of play and 45 minutes of structured festivities. Additional kids are $12/each.
You Bring the Party: Up to 10 kids
Includes: Basic solid-colored plates, napkins and tablecloths.
You bring the party-including the food! We give you the room and you run the show!
Picnic in the Park: up to 12 kids
Includes: Napkins, plates, serving utensils, pizza or roll ups, juice or water, online party invitations, personal party coach for set up, flow, and clean up
All Out Shindig: up to 12 kids
Includes: Napkins, plates, serving utensils, pizza or roll ups, juice or water, online party invitations, personal party coach for set up, flow and clean up, balloons, personalized T-shirt for the birthday child, unlimited monthly PASS for the birthday child
*Want the WHOLE facility to yourself?! Book our SuPeR DuPeR Package over the phone today! Choose any party package above and add an additional $125 on either Saturday 10 am or Sunday 11 am ONLY! All party package stipulations apply.
With a rink and playground, this Spartanburg location is a birthday party hit. Providing several party package options, these parties come with a lot of bells and whistles.
Pricing for 8 children, including custom digital invitations, paper products, and decorations.
Parties are 90 minutes with 30 minute set-up time.
Party Packages available:
Royal Tea Party – $300
Pop-Star Princess Party- $250
Additional Children – $20/each
Princess Dresses- $40-60
Each guest will get to experience sketching out their own unique design and then learn various ways to create their design on their own cake! They will get to work with buttercream, fondant, and even airbrush some color onto their creations.
Bricks and Minifigs offers hosted LEGO themed birthday parties 6 days per week. Contact the store directly for pricing information.
Two hour parties with gym time and time for presents and cake.
Offers a variety of bounce houses, inflatable water slides, games, and concessions for rent.
Birthday parties for your STEM-loving kids. Build and play video games and robotics while celebrating. Code Ninjas provides decorations, party favors, food, and refreshments.
Offers: Afterschool care, birthday pool parties, youth sports, aquatics, and wellness.
Pool Parties: Party packages are offered for all three Pickens County YMCA locations. Party fees include pool time, multipurpose area use, a lifeguard, and a YMCA staff member to assist with any needs.
After-school programs: For children in Anderson School District One and Pickens County.
Financial assistance is available.
The Easley YMCA hosts students from Crosswell Elementary, East End Elementary, Forest Acres Elementary, Gettys Middle, Lakes & Bridges Charter, McKissick Academy, and West End Elementary
The Pickens YMCA hosts students from Ambler Elementary, Hagood Elementary, Pickens Elementary, and Pickens Middle.
Three locations in Pickens County
Easley YMCA – 864.855.9622
Pickens YMCA – 864.878.8380
Powdersville YMCA – 864.625.2060
Book a SUPER FUN party that comes with a one of a kind experience kids love! You’ll get a fast, action packed martial arts class that’s infused with exciting games of skill!
Customizable birthday parties for the movie-loving child! NCG also promotes Sensory Friendly Movies once a month!
904.330.8720 | 1618 Woodruff Road, Suite F, Greenville, SC
Offers birthday parties for groups of 12 kids. Can accomodate up to 20 children. Includes 1.5 hours of guided art. Choose between canvas or clay.
Hearts of Clay offers several party packages. All project materials are included and birthday child receives a special gift! Outside snack & decorations welcome, and Hearts of Clay will clean up the mess!
Find big birthday fun at The Big E! Birthday party package options include bowling, indoor playland, movies, mini golf, or their ropes course.
An hour presentation of around a dozen animals, includes fun and even some magic tricks.
SC Party Rentals can take care of all your party rental needs! They rent a range of:
Tumblebus brings the party to you with a mobile facility that features padded walls and floors, a climate-controlled atmosphere, tumbling and climbing equipment, monkey bars, trampoline, rings, balance beam, swings, slides, trapeze, silks, climb and slide mountain, and more!
HappyFeet Greenville will come to your location and provide 40 minutes of soccer fun plus a party package.
River Bend is a private wingshooting preserve tucked away among 550 rolling acres of the South Carolina foothills. River Bend’s specialty is in quail, pheasant, chukar, duck, deer, turkey hunting and sporting clays, but also offers paintball, a pistol & rifle range, exclusive access to private golf courses, dining and overnight lodging. Call or email to plan a customized birthday experience!
Kevin and Melissa entertain children of all ages with balloons, puppets and magic! Their shows can run anywhere from 30-60 minutes. Call or email [email protected] for more information.
864.881.1876 | 109A West Trade Street, Simpsonville, SC
Upstate Pinball & Arcade Museum in Simpsonville has some of the best games from the 80s and 90s. With over 50 games including pinball, Pac-man, and ice hockey foosball, you’re sure to have a blast. They also have birthday party options!
2 hours of fun and food, including games, pizza and paper products.
Lee’s Indoor Playhouse offers indoor bounce houses and tiny towns to explore. They offer unlimited playtime with admission tickets, birthday parties, parents’ nights out, toddler times, and more.
With a rink and playground, this Moore location is great for birthday parties. Providing several packages, these parties include a lot of bells and whistles. Book online or by phone. Cake, ice cream and treat bags are the only outside food allowed.
Over 21 parks and facilities are available for rent through the City of Greer. Check online for fee schedules for residents and non-residents.
This facility is a covered pavilion with eight picnic tables. It accommodates approximately 50 people. There are two permanent charcoal grills and a public playground available for use.
This roller skating birthday party includes 2 hours to skate and a party room for 45 minutes.
Offers a Virtual Reality arena, raceroom, VR escape games, birthday parties, corporate events, and more.
There are two birthday party bundle packages starting at $349
Packages range from 8 seats to 16 seats reserved.
This rental company has huge rock walls, a wide variety of inflatables such as bounce houses (moonbounces), obstacle courses, and slides. They have lots of rides, games, concessions, and other rentals as well.
Includes two hours of studio time and all art supplies needed. They offer party packages for both children and adults.
Offers: Inflatable rentals for parties throughout the Greenville and Easley area, including bounce houses, combo bouncers, dry slides, and water slides.
Let’s Dance offers a wide variety of birthday packages for children ages two and up. Many dance styles and themes are available. The birthday child is free.
DIY private uninstructed paint parties for up to 10 people: Open hour and after hour party times available.
Guided paint parties are available for $30 – $37.50 per person for 1-15 hour party.
Decorations, food, and drink can be brought in, but there is no refrigeration.
Contact directly for more information.
Located in Glendale, SC, near the Pacolet River, GOLS provides hands-on, experiential training for “kids” of all ages in individual sports, including mountain biking, indoor rock climbing, and kayak paddling. Call to find out about pricing and scheduling.
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Eden Farms offers horseback riding, lessons, horse boarding, special events, Happy Hooves therapeutic riding, and more.
Birthday Parties: Eden Farms offers party options for kids of any age. Parties include riding time, use of a picnic area or party room, and the choice of fun extras like games, crafts, and/or party gifts.
Sleepover experience company that services Greenville, Simpsonville, Mauldin, and Spartanburg. Offers luxury tent setup with themes and multiple packages.
Boutique bowling alley in Downtown Spartanburg with 8 lanes, bar, food, and more. The space is 21 and over after 9pm.
Lanes are first come, first serve.
Birthday party packages are available.
Celebrate your birthday at Famoda Farm in Taylors, SC. They offer add-on options such as inflatable rentals, rental items for parties, and more along with access to their farm.
Contact directly for more information.
Rents bounce houses and other party supplies; delivery available.
Indoor birthday parties for boys, girls, kids, and teens with classic trampolines, climbing walls, basketball, obstacle courses and more.
They have several packages available.
Birthdays at the farm include a two-hour party with a clubhouse party room, 40 hour of ride time, and feeding and petting zoo. Parties must be booked 12 weeks in advance.
Creative play with inflatables indoors for ages 10 and under. $10/child, $8/sibling.
Rent the entire Giggles facility for your own private birthday party starting at $200 for a 2-hour party. Please call 864-252-4252 to confirm your date before purchasing.
Three picnic shelters are available for family or other group gatherings. Check the website or call for current pricing. If the shelter is not reserved, guests may use it on a first-come, first-served basis at no charge. Admission is not included in shelter price. Rates listed do not include applicable tax and nonrefundable reservation costs. To make a picnic shelter reservation, call 1.866.345.7275 or reserve online.
Create A Cutie brings the fun to you! Kids get to pick a animal and stuff it using a stuffing machine. Perfect for any event!
Would Your Little Princess like to see Elsa and get SnowFlake Glitter Tattoos and Tiaras? Choose ANY Disney style PRINCESS! Got a Super Hero in training? Want Real Live Spiderman or BATMAN to Show Up? East Main Arts can even build your child’s party around their favorite things as a deluxe theme party! Basic craft and clay project parties also available. Tween and Teen party packages are also available.
Offers a 35- to 45-minute highly interactive kid-friendly comedy magic show designed to fit the age group of the party. Also offers face painting, balloon twisting, games, and more.
Kids enjoy their very own mining expedition, all equipment supplied. Add-ons are available.
Greenville Gemstone Mine has two locations, with one in the Haywood Mall and another on Main Street in Downtown Greenville.
864.509.1119 (Haywood Mall)
Various party packages accommodate a range of party sizes and budgets. All parties include pizza, drinks, and game play cards.
Have a birthday child with a need for speed? Check out Speed Factory’s Grand Prix or Formula One racing packages.
This urban preserve offers a beautiful, natural setting for your next birthday party. The paved paths meander through 10 acres of woodlands accented by perennial, shade, butterfly and water gardens. The Observation Deck, the Gazebo, the Stone Amphitheater, the Jess Taylor Pavilion, and the picnic tables in The Park offer many different choices for your special celebration. In addition, the Hatcher Garden Office has a Board Room available for rental.
Birthday packages include unlimited fun house passes, arcade money, attraction passes.
Art parties for ages 4 and up that include all art materials and an artist to help with the project. Also include a block printed tee
No food is included, but the studio does provide a table with table cloth for food.
Read our review of TR Makers Co. for more information!
Offers face painting, balloon creatures and decor for private parties, events, festivals, etc.
Offers five packages for birthday parties where the princesses of your choice comes to you! They also offer hero packages and add ons.
Interactive birthday parties for kids and adults. Come learn fencing through fun and games while celebrating your birthday! Learn basic techniques then get geared up to duel.
Tumblebus Greenville brings the party to you with a mobile facility that features padded walls and floors, a climate-controlled atmosphere, tumbling and climbing equipment, monkey bars, trampoline, rings, balance beam, swings, slides, trapeze, silks, climb and slide mountain, and more!
Offers indoor tent parties in your home. Basic packages include individual mattresses, blankets, lights, and more. Prices start at $200.
Video arcade games for all ages, including a dining space.
Kid’s birthday parties for all ages with kid-friendly food.
Multiple escape room options for all ages include 8 options. Some escape rooms can accommodate groups of 10+ people.
The facility offers a variety of activities, including specialized exercise classes, sports, and aquatics. Affordable memberships and day passes are available. You can locate the recreation center event calendar, pricing, and reservations on their website.
CCRC offers after-school care for children aged kindergarten – 5th grade from 3:00 – 5:30 PM. Offers pick up from Central Elementary and Clemson Elementary.
The facility offers 3 birthday party packages that include:
1. the dining hall with pool party, 2. the dining hall with basketball, or 3. basketball with a pool party.
Membership discounts available.
Best Party EVER! Packages include everything except the cake! Private Party rooms!
They have three packages available including Best Birthday Ever, Little Leapers Party, and Black Light Party options!
Offers indoor rock climbing, bouldering, rappelling, and more. They have kids camps, group yoga, event packages, and climbing classes available.
Birthday and Group Packages: Starting pricing is $275 for non members
– 2 hour rental for up to to 10 climbers with two guides
Parties include a private room and project for the children to paint. Minimum of 8 painters needed.
Parents can bring in refreshments.
Multiple escape room options for all ages, including a cheerful Yuletide Magic option for families with younger children.
Check out our Kidding Around review of Escape Artists Greenville.
Large party room. Room rental includes full access to the train displays and a children’s play area. Check out their website for details.
Hot Wheels Skating Center offers a variety of party packages, including private parties and public parties during weekend open skate sessions. Amenities include a party room, pizza, and more!
Paint your own pottery studio offering pottery painting, canvas painting, and glass fusing. The studio offers specialized rates for birthday parties, groups, fundraisers, and after-hour events.
Birthday party prices start at $12 per child with a $30 party fee during normal hours
Parents can bring snacks, drinks, and dessert for the party.
Parties include 2 hours of time using the Kazoku facilities and karate fun facilitated by Sensei Alejandro. Basic package starts at $250
864.585.0306 | 720 Shoals Road, Duncan, SC
YMCA Spartanburg at the Middle Tyger branch offers Zumba Party dancing or Kindergym Party tumbling, jumping through fun obstacle courses! Parties are 2 hours long. Members get a discounted rate.
A variety of birthday party options to choose from for a full birthday party at Palmetto Proper
Summer birthdays are perfect for this seasonal waterpark in Duncan. Prices range from $220-350. A birthday cake, cookie or cupcakes are the only items that may be brought into the park for the celebration (they will store it for you); concessions are available inside the park. Stoneledge Park and Playground is just outside Shipwreck Cove and offers additional options for parties.
Parties with “fun gym” time and chairs and tables for cake and presents.
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Located in Simpsonville, Palmetto Gymnastics offers a Play Time for kids up to the age of 10. Cost is $5 per hour on Wednesdays and Friday from 10-11 am and 11 am – 12 pm. Families must pre-register by calling the gym. They also offer gymnastics & ninja classes, birthday parties, field trips, and summer camps.
Birthday Parties: Parties at Palmetto Gymnastics include gym time and time for refreshments. Various packages are available for both structured gym time and non-structured gym time, ninja course, tumble track, and more, depending on your preferences.
Arts in Motion offers Dance and Play Birthday Parties with different themes. Contact the studio for more information.
DEFY offers a birthday party package that includes pizza, grip socks, jump time, party room time and more.
Party packages include rentals such as balloon twisting, clowns, and face painting.
Pump-It-Up offers three birthday party packages to choose from, with access to the indoor arena and a private party room.
Have a birthday child with a need for speed? Check out Speed Factory’s Grand Prix or Formula One racing packages.
Greenville: 1524 Roper Mountain Road, Greenville | 864.412.3323
Spartanburg: 130 East Daniel Morgan Avenue, Spartanburg | 864.447.4000
Two hours of climbing fun for all ages. Designated party space. Contact to reserve your party. $50 deposit required. $12 per climber.
The skate center offers roller skate sessions, private parties, and special events the entire family will enjoy. Open skate sessions are available Friday and Saturday. Sundays are currently reserved for private parties.
An Awesome Birthday Bash at The Little Gym of Greenville gives your birthday kid and their friends the full run of the facility, filling the celebration with instructor-led games, music, and fun activities created especially for your birthday boy or girl.
Check out our Kidding Around review of The Little Gym for more information.
Boutique bowling alley located near downtown Greenville, offers six bowling alleys, dining and bar,
If requesting reservations, a 3-lane minimum is required.
Rates are $24-$40 for 2-3 lane rental depending on the time of day/day of the week.
Birthday Parties: Private or semi-private party rentals are available. Contact the venue for specific rates.
The Upcountry History Museum offers unique birthday parties with rental spaces available.
Offers a mobile gaming theater, backyard laser tag, interactive outdoor games, big movie screen, escape room, and they bring it all to you.
Operated by two full-time firefighters, John and Travis, Big Red Party Truck offers fire truck-themed party packages for every occasion, including birthdays, business events, and even weddings. With “party like a firefighter” as their slogan, they don’t just bring a firetruck but they bring a party.
* please contact directly before booking online
All-inclusive and exclusive (and awesome) options: 3 Waterparks to choose from, Ice Skating at Pavilion in Taylors SC, Bounce House, zip lining, and more, or a party at Pleasant Ridge.
Offers sleepover tent set up for parties throughout the Upstate. Several packages are available starting at $200. All supplies and setup included.
Depending on package, kids will enjoy dipping and decorating their own treats in the Kilwins Kitchen. Recommended for ages 5 and up.
Various party packages accommodate a range of party sizes and budgets. All parties include pizza, drinks, and game cards as well as the ticket blaster experience for the birthday child!
Kangaroo Jax offers several birthday packages with competitive rates. There are small rides, bounce houses, and more at Kangaroo Jax. Party room available.
Parties can be booked online, in store or via phone!
Party animals, let’s celebrate your birthday! The Greenville Zoo wants to host your next birthday party at the Zoo. Find out more!
Stare at the stars. Play with robots. Create chemical reactions. John F. Green Spartanburg Science Center adds intrigue to any birthday party! Whether you’re a kid in age or in your spirit of wonder, celebrate with the Spartanburg Science Center for an extra element of surprise and excitement.
Children get to make and take home their own stuffed animal, available for 5 or more guests.
Learn about Build-a-Bear’s Count Your Candles program to receive a birthday bear for your age!
Grove Station Farms birthday parties includes 2 horses for up to 25 kids.
Offers birthday packages for baseball games.
Packages include 10 tickets, 10 $5 concession vouchers, reserved seating with tables, videoboard birthday recognition, birthday goodie bag, and the Coach’s autograph.
Yellowbobbypins parties offers custom events, birthday party packages for ages 6 and older, and birthday party packages for ages 2-6 years old.
1 1/2 hour of private party time in our 12,000 square foot gymnastics center. Party room available. The birthday child receives a birthday medal.
Offers birthday party packages for all ages.
Packages start at $235 and parents can choose a theme to pair with an art, including music, visual arts, dance, or theater.
Indoor bounce house venue in Easley offering private birthday parties and open play parties.
Private birthday party space with 2 hours of party time provided. Bring your own food and decor or let Village Play provide it all for you.
Multiple package levels are available.
2 hours at the indoor archery range. Recommended ages are 5 and older.
From inflatables to carnival games, fun foods to dunk tanks, they deliver throughout the Carolinas specializing in birthday parties, school carnivals, church events, company picnics and more.
Jump into the world of inflated fun from bounce houses to wet/dry slides to carnival games & concessions. Perfect for all events & special occasions!
90 minute party with cake, demonstration team and activities.
Offers birthday party packages that include movement, music, a craft, and time for presents and desserts (cupcakes included).
A party coordinator and music teacher will be provided.
The themes available include Pirate Adventure, Royal Tea Party, and Jungle Explorers.
1-hour long party packages start at $300 for 8 guests.
Hunter Farms, located outside of Easley, SC, has U-Pick strawberries, an ice cream stand, and, during the fall, a small corn maze. There are even a few games the kids can play after you grab a dipped ice cream or milkshake. The farm also hosts birthday parties and field trips. Stay tuned to their Facebook page for updates.
The Weekend Princess is Greenville’s most affordable princess party provider. Let The Weekend Princess help make your event magical!
Inflatable bounce house, obstacle course, and slide rentals. Call for pricing for specific inflatables.
Fully licensed and insured. Delivery is free for up to 25 miles.
Experience a professional hockey game with the Greenville Swamp Rabbits at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Downtown Greenville. The Greenville Swamp Rabbits regularly host themed nights, special events, and birthday party packages.
Horse and pony parties, fire truck, farm animals, balloons, and more
Private painting parties are available, where Daydream Art brings the studio to you. All materials are provided. Request to sign up for a party with Daydream Art.
A family-owned bowling center with 20 lanes, offering affordable standard rates, group rates, and party packages. The facility also houses an arcade, billiards, and air hockey along with a snack bar and grill.
Dreams Come True Events offers themed birthdays and parties for children, including a wide selection of costumed characters to choose from.
Bowling parties for all ages! They offer two packages plus add on’s to choose from.
Offers birthday party packages for children for a paint party.
Contact The Brushed Canvas for rates and more information.
Celebrate your birthday at Self Me Please
They will set up a 360 booth, create balloon decor, and more.
CDC’s qualified instructors come dressed up in costume to your child’s birthday party for a 30 minute dance lesson! Theme of your choice, ages 2-up. Email [email protected] for more information.
Offers both video game lounge parties and video game truck parties.
Lounge parties start at $250 for 10 players for 1.5 hours
Game Truck parties start at $250 and require a $100 deposit. Mileage fees are also charged.
Offers handmade yard art and balloon displays for birthdays and other special occasions.
Numerous parks and recreation centers available. Park Reservations are subject to availability. You can reserve a space through the online portal.
864.442.2225 | 207 Rock Springs Road, Easley, SC
Parties include pizza, drink, and 2 hours of bowling.
Tent and sleepover party rental company in Greenville, SC. Hosts birthdays, back to school events, and more.
The Wofford Sports Marketing Department offers birthday party packages for parents looking for a unique way to celebrate their son or daughter’s special day with the Terriers! Packages are available for football and basketball (men’s). Birthday party packages are not available for non-home event dates. Go online to see pricing for each package and details!
Offers multiple party packages for kids who like to be pampered. They’ll have a spa day complete with plush robes and fluffy slippers.
32 Bowling Lanes, shoe rental, a deluxe arcade, a sports bar, and more!
They have birthday party packages as well.
Balloon arches, columns, centerpieces, favors and more!
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Dance Without Limits offers dance classes for young children through teens. Classes start at just 18 months old with a parent and child class, continue with preschool programs and dance training for tweens and teens. Styles of dance include ballet, jazz, lyrical, hop-hop, and acro.
Birthday Parties: Dance Without Limits offers Dance birthday parties with themes like Princess Ballerina, Disco Diva, Hip Hop Star and Tumbling Fun. Parties include instruction, set-up, clean-up, invitations, and decorations.
Level up your birthday parties at Area of Effect Gaming Center in Greenville, SC! Unleash epic gaming fun and create unforgettable video game-themed celebrations for an immersive and action-packed experience.
Numerous pavilions and meeting rooms are available; see prices, availability and reserve online through the Spartanburg County Parks Department portal.
Main Event offers bowling, laser tag, tons of arcade games, and virtual reality games, a restaurant, a bar with billiards tables, and lots more.
They host birthday parties, events, and special deals like Kids Eat Free on Tuesdays.
Birthday party packages start at $16.99 per person.
The Oasis Ranch is a one-of-a-kind mini-golf course that includes 18 holes, as well as botanical gardens, water features, koi ponds, and event space. Birthday party rental includes use of a dining room and patio.
Challenge Island offers STEAMtastic Celebrations for every age and for every kind of kid. With hundreds of party possibilities, we can custom design the perfect STEAM-based celebration for your birthday child.
“Make History” for your child this year with these unique, historically-themed birthday parties. From an explorer on the high seas to a colonial lady having tea – your child will love this experience!