100+ Places to Celebrate a Birthday Near Greenville SC

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Are you looking for perfect birthday party venues in Greenville? Or maybe you want a fun party brought to your own place to entertain the kids? If you need birthday party ideas, Greenville, SC is full of them, and we are here to help!

Here is our list of all things birthday parties: Greenville, SC. We are constantly adding to this list and you will even find some exclusive discounts.

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This list is for informational purposes only using both our reader’s recommendations, research and submitted listings to help you find ideas for birthday parties: Greenville, SC. Prices & availability are subject to change.

Birthday Parties: Greenville, SC, so many birthday party ideas in one guide.


Disclaimer: This list is intended for informational purposes and none of the contents should be considered a specific recommendation or endorsement from Kidding Around or its staff. All advertisements are marked “sponsored.”


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Planning a birthday party in Greenville? Birthdays are a special time, and there are so many choices when it comes to celebrating! In the directory below you’ll find a lot of birthday party ideas including places where you can host your party in Greenville, as well as entertainers who will come to your location with balloons, princess visits, and more! We also have some info on cake bakers, first birthdays, budget parties, and even free birthday treats in our Kidding Around Content that you won’t want to skip!

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Bright Kids Edutainment

SPONSORED 803.216.5063

bright kids birthday guide may 2023

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!

Hidden Pasture Farm

SPONSORED 864.477.9284 245 Little Virginia Rd, Fountain Inn, SC

Hidden Pasture Birthday Guide 2023
Birthday Parties at The Unicorn Farm bring magic to your little one’s birthday. The farmyard is filled with friendly farm animals to pet and hold, unicorns to meet and feed, pony rides and so much more fun in a lovely shady outdoor setting. It’s the perfect afternoon for kids and adults and our parties are customizable for any size group! We handle all the food and drinks, you just bring a cake or cupcakes! We are an outdoor venue, so we offer flexible rescheduling due to rain! Call to Book!


Base Package: 5 kids/8 Adults $340
2 Hours in the Outdoor Party Tent
Unlimited pony rides for the kids
Animal Food to feed animals
1 Pizza, 1 gallon drink
Plates, cups and napkins
Extra Adults or non-riders $9 (add as many as you like)
Extra kids Riding $16 (add you many as you like)
For every additional 6 kids, we add an extra pizza at no cost!


Once Upon a Dream Princess Parties

SPONSORED 864.421.2472 1099 East Butler Road, Ste 106, Greenville, SC

Once Upon a Dream Birthday Guide

Once Upon A Dream Parties & Boutique brings fairy tale characters to life! We specialize in unique princess appearances and entertainment. We offer a large cast of characters to help make your little princesses dreams come true! Bring a princess to your next birthday party, or hold your next event at our store location. We can manage your princess party with dress-up, games, face painting, and an endless array of other entertainment options. Our venue features a party room managed, set up, and decorated for a magical encounter. We are located conveniently off the highway at 1099 East Butler Road Suite 106 in Greenville. We service most of the Upstate, and the surrounding areas!

Let us take care of all the work, while you take pictures and enjoy your party. We offer several party packages to accommodate and fit all budgets or needs. We also feature ongoing events and appearances throughout the year with our cast, and a boutique that is truly unique. Let us help you celebrate your child’s special day, and make memories that both you and your child will never forget!

Find out more information and book your party today!

MOTIVE Movement

SPONSORED 864.775.4844 [email protected] 10 Webb Road, Greenville, SC

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.

Find out more!

Spare Time Greenville

SPONSORED 864.412.0299 822 Congaree Road, Greenville, SC

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!

Kroc Center

SPONSORED 864.527.5948 424 Westfield Street, Greenville, SC

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.

Learn more about our party packages and contact us to get started!

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:

Group Therapy Pub & Playground

SPONSORED 864.284.4333 [email protected] 320 Falls Street Ste G, Greenville, SC

Group Therapy Birthday Guide 2023
Group Therapy is a pub and playground offering experiential entertainment and the first and only indoor venue to offer an 18 hole wacky mini golf course, ice curling, ping pong, axe throwing, and tons of backyard games.
Special event nights will bring karaoke, trivia, and even bingo back to the mainstream once again.
With specialty cocktails, a 30 tap self-serve beer wall, and tons of shareable menu options, Group Therapy is the premier destination for any birthday party, group outing, corporate event, team builder, bachelor (ette), or even first date.

Premier Martial Arts

SPONSORED 864.638.1040 [email protected] 4 Market Point Dr, Greenville, SC

Premier Martial Arts birthday guide 2023
Looking for a unique way to celebrate your child’s birthday? Celebrate at Premier Martial Arts Five Forks!

Birthday parties at our martial arts studios are action-packed. Our parties are way more than video games, bounce houses, and just running around. Your child and their friends will,

  • Play Fun and Organized Karate Games!
  • Learn Awesome Karate Moves and Techniques!
  • Take a Real Karate Lesson from a qualified martial arts Instructor!
  • And have a BLAST

The Lucky Birthday Child will…

  • Receive a FREE Karate Uniform!
  • Wear a Birthday Black Belt for the Day!
  • Your Child will help our Instructor Lead the Lesson!
  • Break a Real Board in Front of their Friends!
  • Cut their Birthday Cake with a Real Samurai Sword!

Additional add-ons are available.

Basic Party Package: $299

  • Includes facility, entertainment, and clean up. PMA invitations provided.

Black Belt Party Package: $499

  • Includes facility, entertainment, and clean up. PMA invitations provided. PMA provides pizza, cake, refreshments, table placements and martial arts birthday party decor.

Reach out today (864-638-1040 or [email protected]) to schedule your child’s KICKIN’ BIRTHDAY PARTY!


Takeoff Mini Golf

SPONSORED 28 Airport Road Ext, Greenville, SC

Takeoff Birthday Guide 2023

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!

Greenville Triumph

SPONSORED 864-203-0565 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC

Triumph Birthday Party 2023

The Greenville Triumph and Liberty are bringing back their birthday bashes for the 2023 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, desserts, 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!

The Children's Museum of the Upstate

SPONSORED 864.233.7755 Two locations, Greenville & Spartanburg, SC

TCMU Birthday Guide Oct 2022
Looking for the perfect way to celebrate your child’s birthday? Celebrate at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate!
All birthday parties include:
  • Fully decorated, safe, & private party room
  • ALL DAY access to the museum for all guests
  • Dedicated party host to manage setup, cleanup, & facilitation
  • Cupcake for each child
  • Paper goods
  • Special TCMU gift bag for the birthday child
  • Activity add-ons for MORE fun
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.

Pepsi Birthday Club

SPONSORED 864.242.6041 751 State Park Rd., Greenville, SC

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:

  • 12 Pepsi Cans
  • 12 Pepsi Balloons (not inflated)
  • 12 Pepsi Pencils
  • 12 Pepsi Tattoos
  • A Pepsi party birthday certificate

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.

2022 dates:

January 3rd-7th, 2022
February 7th-11th, 2022
March 7th- 11th, 2022
April 4th – 8th, 2022
May 2nd- 6th, 2022
June 6th – 10th, 2022
July 5th – 8th, 2022
August 1st – 5th, 2022
September 5th – 9th, 2022
October 3rd – 7th, 2022
November 7th – 11th, 2022
December 5th – 9th, 2022

If you have any questions, call the Pepsi Bottling Plant at 864.242.6041.  Find out more at Pepsi!

Shelters and Party Rooms in Greenville and Spartanburg, SC

Picnic shelters at local parks and playgrounds can be perfect for birthday parties, and sometimes all you really need is a party room to rent. You can rent picnic shelters and party rooms at the following locations:

Greenville Rec Picnic Shelters 

Greenville City Picnic Shelters 

City of Mauldin Picnic Shelters 

Simpsonville City Picnic Shelters

Runway Park Picnic Shelter

Paris Mountain State Park Shelter

City of Spartanburg Picnic Shelters

City of Greer Park Shelters

Tyger River Park Shelters

Cabela’s, conference room available for rental

Local Fire Stations that Allow Birthday Parties:

Some local fire stations offer birthday parties. These are perfect for firetruck-loving little ones. Please note that this list is subject to change.

Clear Spring Fire Rescue

Tyger River Fire Department

Roebuck Fire District

Powdersville Fire Department

Belmont Fire Department


Greenville and Spartanburg Birthday Party Venues and Entertainers

Here they are! All the birthday listings in one spot. Happy scrolling! Don’t forget, if you’re looking for something specific you can view our listings by category:

Acrosmith Gymnastics

864.593.4066 3130 North Industrial Drive, Simpsonville, SC

Two hour parties with gym time and time for presents and cake.

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.

Rolling Video Games

864.757.5138 , SC

Offers a mobile gaming theater, backyard laser tag, interactive outdoor games, big movie screen, escape room, and they bring it all to you.

Urban Air

864.551.4933 1025 Woodruff Rd St F102, Greenville, SC

Indoor birthday parties for boys, girls, kids, and teens with classic trampolines, climbing walls, basketball, obstacle courses and more.
They have several packages available.

Saluda River Archery

864.385.4117 3318 Hwy 153, Piedmont, SC

2 hours at the indoor archery range. Recommended ages are 5 and older.

Hub City Scoops

864.586.1100 158 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

Who doesn’t love an ice cream party? Treat your kiddo to an ice cream party. Contact the ice cream parlor or email [email protected]

Learn more about Hub City Scoops with our KA review!

HappyFeet Greenville

864.884.2586 Greenville, SC

HappyFeet Greenville will come to your location and provide 40 minutes of soccer fun plus a party package.

Create A Cutie

864.318.4676 Greenville | Spartanburg, SC

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!

Couture Cakes

864.288.6610 [email protected] 1325 Miller Road, Suite H, Greenville, SC

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.

The Critter Keeper

864.640.2295 Simpsonville | Greenville | Upstate, SC

An hour presentation of around a dozen animals, includes fun and even some magic tricks.

Paradise Lanes

864.576.0066 469 East Blackstock Road, Spartanburg, SC

Bowling parties for all ages! They offer two packages plus add on’s to choose from.

The Fairytale Maker

[email protected] Multiple locations, Upstate, SC

Offers five packages for birthday parties where the princesses of your choice comes to you! They also offer hero packages and add ons.

Greenville Drive

864.240.4500 948 South Main Street, Greenville, SC

KABOOM First Place

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! 

Sk8terz Family Fun Center

864.585.1005 415 Sha Lane, Spartanburg, SC

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.

City of Greer Parks and Recreation facilities

864.848.2150 Greer, SC

21 parks and facilities are available. Check online for fee schedules for residents and non-residents.

Event Rentals

864.591.1846 Spartanburg | Anderson | Columbia, SC

Rents bounce houses and other party supplies; delivery available.

Clemson Tigers Baseball

310 Perimeter Road, Clemson, SC

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.

Dreams Come True Events offers themed birthdays and parties for children, including a wide selection of costumed characters to choose from.

Bricks and Minifigs

864.214.1566 [email protected] 1054 East Butler Road Suite C, Greenville, SC

Bricks and Minifigs offers hosted LEGO themed birthday parties 6 days per week. Contact the store directly for pricing information.

Speed Factory Indoor Karting Spartanburg

864.447.4000 130 East Daniel Morgan Avenue, Spartanburg, SC

Have a birthday child with a need for speed? Check out Speed Factory’s Grand Prix or Formula One racing packages.

TumbleBus Greenville

864.263.7723 Upstate, SC

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!

Open Art Studios

864.787.9365 14 S. Main Street, Greenville, SC

DIY private uninstructed paint parties for up to 10 people: Open hour and after hour party times available.

Guided paint parties are available for $300 – $375 for 1-15 hour party.
Decorations, food, and drink can be brought in, but there is no refrigeration.

Contact directly for more information.

Glitz & Glam Parties

864.990.4777 135 Commons Way, Greenville, SC

Offers multiple party packages for kids who like to be pampered. They’ll have a spa day complete with plush robes and fluffy slippers.

Roebuck Family Skating Center

864.576.8550 989 Old Georgia Road, Moore, SC

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.

Surprise Balloons

864.697.1300 , SC

Add pop to any event with Surprise Balloon’s custom balloon arrangements, cake accessories, backdrops, and keepsakes.

Vino & Van Gogh Art Studio

864.787.1349 1818 Augusta Street, Suite 112, Greenville, SC

Includes two hours of studio time and all art supplies needed. They offer party packages for both children and adults.

East Main Arts

864.430.1040 167 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

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.

The Little Gym of Greenville

864.772.3887 1607 Laurens Road, Ste. 102, Greenville, SC

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.

Big E Gaffney

864.489.1515 1100 Factory Shops Boulevard, Gaffney, SC

Find big birthday fun at The Big E! Birthday party package options include bowling, indoor playland, movies, mini golf, or their ropes course.

Yard Party Greenville

864.444.1494 Greenville, SC

Offers handmade yard art and balloon displays for birthdays and other special occasions.

Wofford College

864.597.4090 429 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC

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!

Arts in Motion

864.308.2882 401 E. Kennedy Street, Spartanburg, SC

Arts in Motion offers Dance and Play Birthday Parties with different themes. Contact the studio for more information.

Greenville Zoo

864.467.4850 150 Cleveland Park Drive, Greenville, SC

Party animals, let’s celebrate your birthday! The Greenville Zoo wants to host your next birthday party at the Zoo. Find out more!

Foothills Fencing Academy

864.593.3684 1004 Piedmont Hwy, Piedmont, SC

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.

Challenge Island

864.286.8061 Upstate, SC

Challenge Island offers 1.5 hours of AMAZING party activities with your choice of themes and activities! Find out more at Challenge Island!

Kazoku Karate

864.551.8519 3795 East North Street, Greenville, SC

Parties include 2 hours of time using the Kazoku facilities and karate fun facilitated by Sensei Alejandro.

Horse Creek Farms

586 Dunklin Bridge Road, Pelzer, SC

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.

Palmetto Proper

864.631.6769 164 Sout Main Street, Suite B, Travelers Rest, SC

A variety of birthday party options to choose from for a full birthday party at Palmetto Proper

Carolina Power & Tumbling

864.616.2525 9797 Anderson Road, Piedmont, SC

Parties with “fun gym” time and chairs and tables for cake and presents.

TR Makers Co.

864.610.0996 3 South Main Street, Travelers Rest, SC

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!

Glendale Outdoor Leadership School

864.585.4391 270 Wheeling Circle, Glendale, SC

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.

Anchor Park Pavilion at Lake Bowen

864.583.7361 8515 SC-9, Inman, SC

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.

projectROCK Easley

864.307.9152 2121 Farrs Bridge Road, Easley, SC

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 $150
– 2 hour rental for up to to 10 climbers with two guides

Sky Zone Birthday Party

864.558.2400 2465 Laurens Road, Greenville, SC

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!

Color Clay Cafe

864.244.3445 2518 East North Street, Greenville, SC

Parties include a private room and project for the children to paint. Minimum of 8 painters needed.
Parents can bring in refreshments.

Carolina Dance Collaborative

864.315.3732 Greenville, SC

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.

Spartanburg Martial Arts

864.576.8273 465 East Blackstock Road, Spartanburg, SC

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!

Speed Factory Indoor Karting Greenville

864.412.3323 | 864.447.4000 Two Locations, Greenville & Spartanburg, SC

Have a birthday child with a need for speed? Check out Speed Factory’s Grand Prix or Formula One racing packages.

Two locations:

Greenville: 1524 Roper Mountain Road, Greenville | 864.412.3323
Spartanburg: 130 East Daniel Morgan Avenue, Spartanburg | 864.447.4000

Party to Go Event Rentals

864.987.8743 [email protected] Greenville | Easley, SC

Offers: Inflatable rentals for parties throughout the Greenville and Easley area, including bounce houses, combo bouncers, dry slides, and water slides.

Plate 108

864.915.2640 108 E. Poinsett Street, Greer, SC

Join Plate 108 for a deliciously different birthday party!  Parties range from 1.5 – 2 hours. No prior cooking experience required!

Eden Farms

864.898.0043 4700 Dacusville Highway, Marietta, SC

KABOOM finalist

2023 KABOOM Family Favorites Finalist: Kids’ Birthday Party
2023 KABOOM Family Favorites Finalist: Family Friendly Farms

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.

Rock Springs Baptist Church Bowling Center

864.442.2225 207 Rock Springs Road, Easley, SC

Parties include pizza, drink, and 2 hours of bowling.

Making History

864.360.0659 1012 Westbrooke Lane, Easley, SC

“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!

Read our KAG story on Making History Parties.


864.238.0599 [email protected] 1320 Hampton Avenue Ext, Studio 607, Greenville, SC

Yellowbobbypins parties offers custom events, birthday party packages for ages 6 and older, and birthday party packages for ages 2-6 years old.

Pump It Up Greenville

864.987.9022 75 Brookfield Oaks Drive, Greenville, SC

Pump-It-Up offers three birthday party packages to choose from, with access to the indoor arena and a private party room.


864.284.6432 700 Haywood Road, Greenville, SC

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!

The Brushed Canvas

864.915.0777 518 College Avenue Suite 130 , Clemson, SC

Offers birthday party packages for children for a paint party.
Contact The Brushed Canvas for rates and more information.

Village Play

864.409.2320 4 Howard Creek Dr, Fountain Inn, SC

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.

A large, safe indoor play place for children with slides, climbing towers, soft play spaces, and more.
The space also has wifi, coffee, and snacks available for parents.

Learn more in our Kidding Around review of Kids Play & Cafe!

Birthday party packages are available, and include  75 minutes of play and 45 minutes of festivities in a private party room.


864.380.8447 [email protected] Greenville | Upstate, SC

Jump into the world of inflated fun from bounce houses to wet/dry slides to carnival games & concessions. Perfect for all events & special occasions!

Mad Hatter Amusements

864.488.7701 Greenville | Spartanburg, SC

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.

Big Red Party Truck

702.824.5295 Simpsonville, SC

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.

Bruce Unlimited Designs

864.230.0321 Upstate, SC

Offers face painting, balloon creatures and decor for private parties, events, festivals, etc.

Upstate Karate

864.967.3930 122 Blakely Road, Simpsonville, SC

2 hours of fun and food, including games, pizza and paper products.


864.329.1251 1507 C Woodruff Road, Greenville, SC

Party themes at Snip-Its include the Glamour Party, Hollywood Party, Rock Star Party, and Spa Party.

Upstate Pinball & Arcade Museum

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!

O-CHA Tea Bar Birthdays

864.283.6702 300 River Street, Greenville, SC

Tea parties for all ages.  Many themes to choose from including faeries, dress up, super heroes, hello kitty, etc.

YMCA of Greater Spartanburg: Middle Tyger Branch

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.

Camp Croft State Park

1.866.345.PARK (7275) 450 Croft State Park Road, Spartanburg, SC

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.

Balloons & Beyond

843.374.1440 Greenville, SC

Balloon arches, columns, centerpieces, favors and more!

Dance Without Limits

864.412.7788 115 Pelham Road, Suite 24, Greenville, SC

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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.

Foothills Gymnastics and Cheer Center

864.855.9660 198 Couch Lane, Easley, SC

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.

Greenville Gemstone Mine

864.283.6300 | 864.509.1119 [email protected] Two locations, Greenville, SC

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.
864.283.6300 (Downtown)
864.509.1119 (Haywood Mall)

Upward Star Center

864.949.5900 9768 Warren H. Abernathy Hwy, Spartanburg, SC

Email [email protected] to schedule kids and/or adult birthday parties. Upward Star offers a variety of party options for private events.

Make and Believe Artists

864.245.3977 110 Academy Street, Simpsonville, SC

Offers one-time workshops and monthly classes for ages 3 and up, including painting, clay, photography classes, and drawing classes.
Birthday parties are also available. They offer multiple party themes to choose from, art stations to explore, a piece of self-created art to take home, and a banner for the birthday child.
Make and Believe Artists is located in the Simpsonville Art Center in Downtown Simpsonville.

Servus VR Bar

864.509.1077 928 South Main Street, Greenville, SC

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.

NoteAbility Music School

864.630.6455 4200 East North Street Suite 5 , Greenville, SC

Noteability offers customizable birthday parties for preschool through grade school kids. They provide the space and music activities; you bring the cake and balloons! Parties are four hours on site and start at $150.

Escape Artist Greenville

864.509.9305 209 East Stone Avenue, Greenville, SC

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.

TUMBLEBUS of Spartanburg

864.266.6784 Spartanburg, SC

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!

SC Party Rentals

864.982.6796 Greenville, Spartanburg, & more, , SC

SC Party Rentals can take care of all your party rental needs! They rent a range of:

  • Bounce houses,
  • Water slides,
  • Combo bounce houses & slides,
  • Yard games,
  • Interactive and carnival games,
  • Dunk tanks, and
  • More!


And Why Not Balloons

864.230.0321 [email protected] Greenville, SC

Provides balloon displays for birthday parties, as well as balloon twisting and face painting.

The Weekend Princess is Greenville’s most affordable princess party provider. Let The Weekend Princess help make your event magical!

Greenville Swamp Rabbits Hockey

864.674.7825 650 North Academy Street, Greenville, SC


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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.

Birthday Party Information available. 


NCG Spartanburg Cinemas

864.764.1315 1985 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

Customizable birthday parties for the movie-loving child! NCG also promotes Sensory Friendly Movies once a month!

Joy Set Entertainment

864.299.1949 Upstate, SC

Party packages include rentals such as balloon twisting, clowns, and face painting.

World Upside Down Arts Studio

864.775.5514 1200 Woodruff Road, Building H7, Greenville, SC

Offers birthday party packages for all ages.
Packages start at $185 and parents can choose a theme to pair with an art, including music, visual arts, dance, or theater.

Chuck E. Cheese Greenville

864.297.4250 253 Congaree Road, Greenville, SC

Various party packages accommodate a range of party sizes and budgets. All parties include pizza, drinks, and game play cards.

MegaRock Challenges and Amusements

864.599.9349 Boiling Springs, SC

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.

Spartanburg Science Center

864.583.2777 200 East St. John Street, Spartanburg, SC

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.

Model Trains Station

864.605.7979 250 Mill Street, Suite BL1250, Taylors, SC

Large party room. Room rental includes full access to the train displays and a children’s play area. Check out their website for details.

Silly Bob’s Inflatables

864.346.4201 Greenville, SC

Offers a variety of bounce houses, inflatable water slides, games, and concessions for rent.

Chippy's Bounce & Play

864.671.6155 619 Gentry Memorial Highway, Easley, SC

Indoor bounce house venue in Easley offering private birthday parties and open play parties.

Zooligans Bouncers LLC

864.508.6620 Easley, SC

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.


864.241.2003 220 Main Street, Greenville, SC

Depending on package, kids will enjoy dipping and decorating their own treats in the Kilwins Kitchen. Recommended for ages 5 and up.

Code Ninjas

864.920.2633 1099 East Butler Road, Greenville, SC

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.


864.242.5764 740 S. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, SC

Bowlero, formerly AMF Star Lanes, offers birthday packages that include 2+ hours of bowling and food options.

Let's Dance

864.297.0895 2 Upstate locations, Mauldin & Fountain Inn, SC

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.

Wildlife Geeks

843.592.8079 Greenville, SC

Wildlife Geeks combines animals, wildlife conservation, and adventure. They bring a variety of mammals, reptiles, and amphibians and make your child the star of the show! Fully licensed and insured.

Spartanburg County Parks and Recreation facilities

864.595.5356 Spartanburg, SC

Numerous pavilions and meeting rooms are available; see prices, availability and reserve online through the Spartanburg County Parks Department portal.

B-Rad The Kids' Magician

702.431.7059 Greenville, SC

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.

Greenville County Rec

864.288.6470 Multiple Locations, Upstate, SC

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.

The Oasis Ranch

864.539.2848 170 Hackberry Lane, Seneca, SC

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.

Frankie's Fun Park

864.627.9888 45 Park Woodruff Drive, Greenville, SC

Birthday packages include unlimited fun house passes, arcade money, attraction passes.

Hearts of Clay

864.576.2228 660 Spartan Boulevard, Suite 20, Spartanburg, SC

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!


864.412.3434 48 Brookfield Oaks Drive, Suite H, Greenville, SC

DEFY offers a birthday party package that includes pizza, grip socks, jump time, party room time and more.

Roller Sports Skating Rink

864.268.7397 328 W. Main Street, Taylors, SC

This roller skating birthday party includes 2 hours to skate and a party room for 45 minutes.

Chuck E Cheese Spartanburg

864.574.4708 660 Spartan Boulevard #250, Spartanburg, SC

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!

Breakout Games

864.326.0190 614 North Main Street, Greenville, SC

Multiple escape room options for all ages include 8 options. Some escape rooms can accommodate groups of 10+ people.

River Bend

864.592.1348 1000 Wilkie Bridge Road, Inman, SC

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!

Hot Wheels Skating

864.573.5922 2345 South Pine Street, Spartanburg, SC

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!

Kangaroo Jax

864.902.5297 2437 Laurens Road, Greenville, SC

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!

Upcountry History Museum

864.467.3100 540 Buncombe Street, Greenville, SC

The Upcountry History Museum offers unique birthday parties for kids of all ages!

Shipwreck Cove

864.949.0290 119 South Spencer Street, Duncan, SC

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.

Welcome Ranch

864.933.5767 1812 Welcome Road, Williamston, SC

Horse and pony parties, fire truck, farm animals, balloons, and more

Giggles Drop-In Childcare

864.252.4252 3620 Pelham Road Suite 1A, Greenville, SC

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.

Grove Station Farms

864.845.3239 421 Piedmont Highway, Piedmont, SC

Grove Station Farms birthday parties includes 2 horses for up to 25 kids.

City of Spartanburg Parks and Recreation Facilities

864.596.2000 Spartanburg, SC

Numerous parks and recreation centers available. Park Reservations are subject to availability. You can reserve a space through the online portal.

Hands Full of Fun

864.230.1834 Greenville, SC

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.

Climb @ Blue Ridge

864.895.1416 301 Bulls Road, Taylors, SC

Two hours of climbing fun for all ages. Designated party space. Contact to reserve your party. $50 deposit required. $12 per climber.

Dave & Buster's

864.603.6500 1025 Woodruff Road Suite P101, Greenville, SC

Video arcade games for all ages, including a dining space.
Kid’s birthday parties for all ages with kid-friendly food.

Trudel Music

864.643.5580 133 Thomas Green Blvd Suite 205B, Clemson, SC

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.

Hatcher Garden and Woodland Preserve

864.574.7724 820 John B. White Sr. Boulevard, Spartanburg, SC

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.

Selfie Me Please: A Selfie Museum

864.203.2498 7486 Augusta Road Suite B, Piedmont, SC

Celebrate your birthday at Self Me Please: A Selfie Museum!
The museum offers over 15+ fun selfie walls, along with arts and crafts to add your photos to.

How about celebrating a birthday in Columbia, SC? Check out our Ultimate Guide to Birthday Parties in Columbia, SC.

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5 years ago

What about if you just have a couple kids and mostly adults? what are some good places that are affordable, like $40 tops for 2 kids to have fun and the adults can just be there for the cake and chatting.

Bonnie Huff
5 years ago
Reply to  Rachael

I am currently looking for about the same type of party but will have a few more kids attending. Were you ever able to find anything fitting?

9 months ago
Reply to  Rachael

Check out The Shores of Asbury
1600 Asbury Park Road Anderson SC 29625 for your birthday party. The floating water park is open until several weeks after Labor Day weekend and reopens a couple weeks before memorial day.

Jessica Pinto
4 years ago

Parties are fun but the excitement increases with Party rentals Sacramento. You can choose your favorite rental from a wide range to easily gear up and celebrate like never before. Whatever is the theme party; you can book the bounce house accordingly and have total fun. Get set for a party now.

4 years ago

Looking for a room to hold a graduation party. We’d like to bring our own decor and food. Needs to be cheap!

4 years ago
Reply to  Melanie

This is our cheap birthday party guide and some of the places listed could work for an inexpensive graduation party: https://kiddingaroundgreenville.com/inexpensive-birthday-party-packages

3 years ago

These are totally amazing places to spend the best moments of life. I find this post very interesting. Thanks for sharing this post with us.

Sonia McAbee
3 years ago

Hello All- My son is turning 10 years old and we are looking for a game truck in Greenville SC.. does anyone know how to contact one? Inforamtion ? Thank you so much!