Birthday Parties

Party packages include:

  • Two-hour room rental
  • Party Host (first hour only)

Not included:

  • Food & beverages
  • Decorations & paper goods

A separate $100 security deposit may be required depending on location. Fees listed are in-district/out-of-district.

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Balloon Animal Party

Balloon animals are a huge hit at birthday parties! Your party can have balloon animals made non-stop for 45 minutes by the Magic Team of Gary Kantor who will make dogs, butterflies, swords, giraffes, and more. Kids will decorate their animals with stickers and markers.

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 3+ years

Fee: $239 ID / $281 OD

Max: 35 participants

Bounce House Party

Bounce house parties are exclusively held at Birchwood Recreation Center. Party consists of 2 hours of bounce house. Renters supervise play in the bounce house. Space available in the gym to enjoy refreshments. For an additional $100 you can have two bounce houses. Instructor or host not provided for Bounce House Parties.

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center

Age: 2-7 years

Fee: $275 ID / $342 OD

Max: 15 participants

Canvas Paint Party

Party consists of paints, brushes, canvases, and instructions for the participants. Pick your theme and watch it come to life on canvas! A great no-mess and no-fuss offering, plus participants get to take home their masterpiece.

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 5+ years

Fee: $247 ID / $306 OD

Max: 12 (Additional $8/per child)

Creative Craft Party

The party lead will show you painting techniques, various jewel, and ribbon embellishment tricks and lots of laughs! Each participant gets a choice of a treasure chest or birdhouse. A great souvenir from your party that attendees will always cherish.

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 5+ years

Fee: $247 ID / $306 OD

Max: 12 (Additional $8/per child)

Games & More Party

Enjoy active fun in the gym with hula hoops, scooters, parachutes, and games to make your child’s birthday amazing! Our host will set up and organize all games.

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 4-5 years

Fee: $180 ID / $222 OD

Max: 15 participants

Gym Sports Party

Play basketball, dodgeball or floor hockey – games tailored to your child’s preference. Our host sets up and referees all games.

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center (Pictured)

Age: 6-13 years

Fee: $191ID / $236 OD

Max: 20 participants

Gymnastics Party

Choose from open gym or lightly structured gymnastics activities and games. Child participants younger than 3 years must be accompanied by an adult.

Location: Community Center

Age: 2+ years

Fee: $300 ID / $375 OD (15 participants; $8 per additional child)

Max: 30 participants

Inflatable Obstacle Course

Enjoy one hour of obstacle course fun and one hour in the party room. Parents are responsible for obstacle course supervision.

Location: Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 6-13 years

Fee: $279 ID / $347 OD

Max: 15 participants

Magic Party

Magician Gary Kantor will entertain with vanishing acts, card tricks, and much more in an interactive show. Lots of audience participation and laughter, plus the birthday child will be the star of the show!

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 4+ years

Fee: $239 ID / $299 OD

Max: 35 participants

Nerf® Adventure Party

Experience the thrill and adventure of Nerf contests! The turf is transformed into a battlefield complete with home bases and obstacles. Players can cycle between capture the flag, team elimination, and individual free-for-all. All participants receive a bandana. Games organized and officiated by Park District staff and only provided darts are allowed.

All participants must wear full eye protection (provided, if needed). Time on the turf is one hour, followed by one hour in the party room.

Location: Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 4+ years

Fee: $291 ID / $361 OD

Max: 10/20 participants

Pee Wee Magic & Balloons Party

Magician Gary Kantor presents a thrilling magic and balloon animal show specifically tailored for a younger age group. Gary’s magic will use stuffed animal characters from popular cartoon shows to amaze the children. Bring your child’s favorite stuffed animal and make it part of the show! Balloon animals will be made for every child to take home.

Location: Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 1-3 years

Fee: $239 ID / $299 OD

Max: 35 participants

Pony Parties at Palatine Stables

Pony parties are perfect for the horse lover in your family! Pony parties offer two full hours of magical memories and fun including pony rides, pony “prettying” playtime, and an area for post pony partying for 4 to 12 children. You provide the food, beverages, and paper goods.

Location: Palatine Stables (Weekends Only)

Age: 4+ years

Fee: $443 ID / $495 OD

Max: 12 participants

Toddler Gym Party

Toddlers will love this party full of play time on our toddler gym equipment.

Location: Community Center

Age: Walking-4 years

Fee: $180 ID / $222 OD

Max: 15 participants

Turf Sports Party

Party time on the indoor turf includes your child’s choice of soccer, football, dodgeball, kickball, and more.

Location: Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 6-13 years

Fee: $191 ID / $236 OD

Max: 25 participants

Ultimate Party

The Ultimate party package includes 4 hours of action and features NERF Adventure, Inflatable, and Turf Sports. Time is split between party room and activity space. Party attendees rotate between all activities.

Location: Falcon Park Recreation Center

Age: 7-13 years

Fee: $769 ID / $960 OD

Max: 40 participants