100+ Places to Celebrate a Birthday Near Greenville SC

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Are you looking for the perfect birthday party venue in Greenville? Or maybe you want a fun party brought to your own place to entertain the kids? Here is our list of birthday party packages in Greenville, SC. We are constantly adding to this list and you will even find some exclusive discounts. This list does contain paid featured listings marked as sponsored as well as free listings. Would you like to see your venue added? Email us at [email protected]

This list is for informational purposes only using both our reader’s recommendations, research, and submitted listings. Prices & availability are subject to change.


Birthday Party Guide to Greenville and SpartanburgDisclaimer: 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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Greenville, SC Birthday Parties

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Greenville, SC Birthday Parties by Category

Celebrate a Birthday in Greenville, SC

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 places where you can host your party in Greenville, as well as a 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!

Want to rent a bounce house? Here’s where our readers recommend for Bounce House Rentals Near Greenville.

Spartanburg, SC Birthday Parties

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Celebrate a Birthday Near Spartanburg, SC

Pickens, SC Birthday Parties

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Pickens, SC Birthday Parties by Category

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.

Treat yourself and 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. From pizza & drinks, to dedicated party host & clean-up – it’s ALL INCLUDED! All you do is bring the cake 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

$50- 3 total pizzas, 2 drink flavors, choice of fruit or veggie tray, & choice of cookie cake, Icees, or Mini Melts.
$75- 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, pizza bites, veggie tray, fruit tray, pizza, cookie cake, Mini Melts, Icees, party favors, or private party room.

Customize your child’s next birthday party:

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!

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!

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 – 2 hours of 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 – Your 2-hour party includes 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!

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!

SC Party Rentals

SPONSORED 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!

They also offer several party packages that are perfect for neighborhood parties, festivals, and church celebrations. Their 24/7 online ordering process makes ordering a breeze! SC Party Rentals’ service area includes Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Clemson, Duncan, Easley, Greer, Pickens, Simpsonville, Taylors, Travelers Rest, and all areas in between!

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:


864.238.0599 10 Spring Valley Road, Greenville, SC

Yellowbobbypins parties are tailored to your theme and include art teacher, art supplies and rental of an in-home studio.

Greenville Gemstone Mine

864.283.6300 Two locations, Greenville, SC

3 birthday party packages available. Kids enjoy their very own mining expedition, all equipment supplied. Decor, refreshments, cupcakes available as add ons.

Greenville Gemstone Mine has two locations, with one in the Haywood Mall and another on Main Street in Downtown Greenville.

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 $175 for a 2-hour party. Call or email ([email protected]) for more information.

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.

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.

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.

Horse Creek Farms

206.353.7961 586 Dunklin Bridge Road, Pelzer, SC

Birthdays at the farm include a two hour party with clubhouse party room, 1 hour of ride time, and feeding and petting zoo.

At Pigtails and Crewcuts you’ll find spa birthdays, princess, dress-up, super hero parties and more. There are two locations in the Greenville area: Augusta Street in Greenville and Woodruff Road at Five Forks.

Kazoku Karate

864.551.8519 3795 E. North Street, Greenville, SC

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

Upcountry History Museum

864.467.3100 540 Buncombe Street, Greenville, SC

The Upcountry History Museum offers unique birthday parties for kids of all ages! Parties include museum admission, activities, prizes, birthday room and a present for the birthday child!

Roller Sports Birthday Parties

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.

Southern Dance Connection

864.849.9041 215 W. Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greer, SC

Southern Dance Connection offers birthdays with Frozen Party, Ballerina Party, Tumble Time, and Glow Party themes.

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 864.585.1283.

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, Bounce House, zip lining, and more.

Eden Farms

864.898.0043 4700 Dacusville Highway, Marietta, SC

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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.

Planet Paintball

864.310.8066 380 Blackwood Store Road, Moore, SC

There are various party packages ranging in price. They also have game and gear upgrades, and food and drinks.

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. 3 different package levels available.

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!

Couture Cakes

864.288.6610 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.

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.

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.

Color Clay Cafe

864.244.3445 2518 E. North Street, Greenville, SC

Parties include a private room and project for the children to paint.

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!

City of Spartanburg Parks and Recreation facilities

864.596.3105 , SC

Numerous parks and recreation centers available. Park Reservations are subject to availability. To check park and space availability, please call 864.596.3105.

Foothills Gymnastics and Cheer Center

864.855.9660 198 Couch Lane, Easley, SC

Putting smiles on faces since 1996. Birthday parties have never been so FUN. 1 1/2 hour of private party time in our 12,000 square foot gymnastics center.

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

City of Greer Parks and Recreation facilities

864.848.2190 , SC

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

Upstate Karate

864.967.3930 122 Blakely Road, Simpsonville, SC

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

Upward Star Center

864.949.5900 9768 Warren H. Abernathy Hwy, Spartanburg, SC

Email [email protected]  to schedule kids and/or adult birthday parties. Schedule your next party and let Upward do the heavy lifting! They offer a variety of party options including Bubble Ball, Bazooka Ball, and All-Star.

Code Ninjas

864.920.2633 1099 E. 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.

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!

Bruce Unlimited Designs

864.230.0321 Upstate, SC

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


864.241.2003 220 Main Street, Greenville, SC

Depending on package, kids will enjoy dipping and decorating their own treats in the Kilwins Kitchen. With some party options, kids enjoy a slice of a Kilwins Celebration Ice Cream Cake.

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.

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.

Pump It Up Greenville

864.987.9022 75 Brookfield Oaks Drive, Greenville, SC

Pump-It-Up is perhaps best known for their epic glow-in-the-dark birthday parties inside their play space filled with inflatables.

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.

Balloons & Beyond

864.293.1534 Greenville, SC

Balloon arches, columns, centerpieces, favors and more!

Big Red Party Truck

702.824.5295 , 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. Three different birthday packages offer everything from a fantastic birthday party with a fire truck and fire house to a party of a lifetime that includes a birthday ride on the fire truck around the block!

TR Makers Co.

864.610.0996 3 S. Main Street, Travelers Rest, SC

Offers: Art parties for ages 4 and up that include all art materials and an artist to help with the project. No food is included, but the studio does provide a table with table cloth for food.

Wildlife Geeks

843.592.8079 Greenville, SC

This year make their birthday unforgettable! 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!

Kangaroo Jax

864.902.5297 2437 Laurens Road, Greenville, SC

Kangaroo Jax offers four birthday packages with competitive rates. All the birthday packages include tablecloths, balloons, paper utensils and unlimited bounce play until closing. Parties can be booked online, in store or via phone!

Urban Air

864.551.4933 1025 Woodruff Rd St F102, Greenville, SC

Offers stress-free, indoor birthday parties for boys, girls, kids and teens with classic trampolines, climbing walls, basketball, obstacle courses and more. Choose a Classic Party or a Glow Party for an extra special experience.

Dave & Buster's

864.603.6500 1025 Woodruff Road Suite P101, Greenville, SC

Kid’s birthday parties for all ages with kid-friendly food and hundreds of games.

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 tokens, as well as the ticket blaster experience for the birthday child!

Speed Factory Indoor Karting Greenville

864.412.3323 1524 Roper Mountain Road, Greenville, SC

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

Spartanburg County Parks and Recreation facilities

864.595.5356 , SC

Numerous pavilions and meeting rooms are available; see prices, availability and reserve online.

Silly Bob’s Inflatables

864.346.4201 Greenville, SC

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

YMCA of Greater Spartanburg

864.585.0306 151 Ribault Street, Spartanburg, SC

The Spartanburg location (151 Ribault Street, Spartanburg, SC, 29302) hosts pool parties only. Invite your children’s friends to play in the indoor water park at the Thomas E. Hannah Family YMCA (60 minutes pool time, 60 minutes party time). Call 864.585.0306 for details.

The Middle Tyger location (720 Shoals Road, Duncan, SC, 29334)  hosts Pool Parties, Basketball Parties, Kindergym Parties, and Zumba Parties. Call 864.433.9623 for details.

Soccer Shots

Upstate, SC

Soccer Shots will come to you, and will make your child’s special day fun, and memorable, and stress free for you. Email [email protected] for more information.

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.

Spartanburg County Fire Stations

864.596.2083 Spartanburg, SC

For your little fire fighters, head to a local fire station for a birthday party to remember! Give a set donation to use a designated area in the station for party, and have a fire safety class, a tour of the station, and climb into the trucks! Locations- note these are subject to change:

South Spartanburg Fire (formerly Camp Croft and Roebuck)

Welcome Ranch

864.933.5767 1812 Welcome Road, Williamston, SC

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

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 tokens, as well as the ticket blaster experience for the birthday child!

Shipwreck Cove

864.949.0290 119 S 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.

The Little Gym of Greenville

864.254.0318 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.

Mr. Gatti's Pizza

864.585.8897 100 McMillan Street, Spartanburg, SC

Mr. Gatti’s Pizza offers several party packages. Visit the web site for more details.


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!

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.

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!

NCG Cinema

864.764.1314 1985 E. Main Street, Spartanburg, SC

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

Open Art Studios

864.787.9365 14 S. Main Street, Greenville, SC

Offers: 30 minute art activity, and packages include a face sketch of the birthday child, a 30 minute activity, assistance in set up, serving, and clean up. No food, decorations or paper products are included.

Paradise Lanes

864.576.0066 469 E. Blackstock Road, Spartanburg, SC

Bowling parties for all ages!

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. Vino & Van Gogh teachers are great with kids, they host tons of parties at the studio, and they have birthday parties literally down to an art.

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.

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. $100 for a one hour rental in the Garden and $50/hr for each additional hour.

Challenge Island

864.286.8061 , SC

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

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.

Acrosmith Gymnastics

864.593.4066 282 Rocky Creek Road, Greenville, SC

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

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.

Carolina Dance Collaborative

864.315.3732 , 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.

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.


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.

Yard Party Greenville

864.444.1494 Greenville, SC

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

East Main Arts

864.430.1040 167 E 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.

Mad Hatter Amusements

864.488.7701 , 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.

Palmetto Proper

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

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

Saluda River Archery

864.385.4117 3318 Hwy 153, Piedmont, SC

2 hours at the archery range (indoor and outdoor range available)

Hub City Scoops

864.586.1100 158 E. 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]

The Weekend Princess

864.501.5142 [email protected] Upstate, SC

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

Event Rentals

864.591.1846 , SC

Rents bounce houses and other party supplies; delivery available.

Roebuck Family Skating Center

864.576.8550 989 Old Georgia Road, Moore, SC

With a rink and playground, this Moore location is a birthday party mecca. Providing several packages, these parties include a lot of bells and whistles. Book online or by phone.

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.

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.

NoteAbility Music School

864.630.6455 2103 Old Spartanburg, Greer, 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.

Pump It Up Spartanburg

864.574.6232 440 Southport Commerce Boulevard, Spartanburg, SC

Jump into the world of birthday fun with three party packages (Classic, Deluxe, Ultimate) at Pump It Up.

Joy Set Entertainment

864.299.1949 Upstate, SC

Party packages include rentals such as magicians, clown shows, photo booth, stiltwalker, disc jockey, balloon twisting, face painting, and more!

Dreams Come True Events offers themed birthdays and parties for children, including a wide selection of costumed characters to choose from. Book today to make your child’s dream come true!

Dance Without Limits

864.412.7788 115 Pelham Road, Suite 24, Greenville, SC

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2023 KABOOM Family Favorites Finalist: Dance Program

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.

TUMBLEBUS of Spartanburg

864.266.6784 , 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!

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.

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!

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.

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!

Grove Station Farms

864.845.3239 421 Piedmont Highway, Piedmont, SC

Grove Station Farms birthday parties includes one hour of horseback riding and one hour use of indoor or outdoor picnic facilities.

Create A Cutie

864.318.4676 , 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!

Breakout Games

864.326.0190 614 N Main Street, Greenville, SC

Multiple escape room options for all ages include an Island Escape and a Mystery Mansion.

Sky Zone Birthday Party

864.558.2400 2465 Laurens Road, Greenville, SC

Best Party EVER! Packages include everything except the cake! Private Party rooms!  Ask about their new Glow Party option! See website for more information.

Hidden Pasture Farm

115 Hidden Pasture Trail, Fountain Inn, SC

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Home of George the Unicorn. Hidden Pastures offers seasonal farm events, birthday parties, field trips, and lots more. Visit the farm to learn about farm animals, hold baby animals, and much more. Public hours vary by season. Check their website for more information.

The party area has outdoor picnic tables, pony rides, and lots of cute farm animals to see and learn about.

Greenville Academy of Martial Arts

864.270.2468 872 Woodruff Road, Greenville, SC

Kid’s get a KICK out of our birthday parties! One hour of Kung Fu and games followed by 30 minutes of cake and gifts.

DRUM Percussion Studio

864.568.5207 [email protected] 712 Laurens Road, Greenville, SC

DRUM Percussion Studio Birthday Parties | Ain’t No Party Like a DRUM Party!

Celebrate the big day with DRUM! We provide all the instruments & instruction needed for a rockin‘ good time. Party at our place or we can bring the party to you. Contact us for more information on our packages!


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.

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, basketball (men’s and women’s), baseball, volleyball and soccer (men’s and women’s). Birthday party packages are not available for non-home event dates. Go online to see pricing for each package and details!

Escape Artist Greenville

864.509.9305 209 E Stone Avenue, Greenville, SC

Multiple escape room options for all ages, including a cheerful Yuletide Magic option for families with younger children.

Frankie's Fun Park

864.627.9888 45 Park Woodruff Drive, Greenville, SC

Birthday packages include unlimited fun house passes, arcade money, attraction passes, and a Johnny Rockets kids’ meal.

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.


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.

The Critter Keeper

864.640.2295 Simpsonville, SC

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

Surprise Balloons

864.697.1300 , SC

Add pop to any event with Surprise Balloon’s custom balloon arrangements or, as they call them, Yard Pops! Proudly Serving Upstate South Carolina!

Greenville Swamp Rabbits Hockey

864.674.7825 650 North Academy Street, Greenville, SC


KABOOM finalist2023 KABOOM Family Favorites Finalist: Local Sports Team


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.

2022/2023 Greenville Swamp Rabbits season runs from October 2022 through April 2023


Rock Springs Baptist Church Bowling Center

864.442.2225 207 Rock Springs Road, Easley, SC

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

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!

KidsZone Upstate

864.263.3895 [email protected] 21 Orchard Park Drive, Greenville, SC

KidsZone hosts birthday parties every Sunday at 1 pm and 4 pm. Rentals are $100 for 2 hours.


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.


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.

Greenville Drive

864.240.4500 948 South Main Street, Greenville, SC

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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! 

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?

5 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.

3 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!

3 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!