Kids Birthday Spots

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Metro Detroit Birthday Spots for Kids of All Ages


While birthdays are special to adults, there’s just something a little more magical about them to kids. From the presents, to the parties, to the cakes getting smashed on faces, a lot of great memories can be created at birthday parties. So if you’re looking for a way to not host one in your basement or backyard, check out these fun ideas that will surely make for fun memories for you and your kids.

Tree Runner Adventure Park

West Bloomfield’s Tree Runner Adventure Park offers plenty of great fun and activities for kids of all ages. Their birthday packages are tailor-made based on kids’ ages and include a three-hour program, a goody bag and a birthday shirt for the birthday kid. More information on their adventurous birthday parties can be found on their website.

The Robot Garage

The Robot Garage in Birmingham looks to inspire innovators of tomorrow with fun, hands-on engineering experiences. Their birthday parties include 90 minutes of activities for kids with a party leader, making it easy for parents to sit back and relax. Kids can build motorized robots, build various creations with LEGOs, or create sculptures with putty. There are different themes for parties, and hours vary by day and season, so be sure to check the website for availability.

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Red Oaks Nature Center

Offering themed birthday parties for kids of all ages, Red Oaks Nature Centers helps kids explore the great outdoors. Kids ages 4 through 6 can experience a “Sense-Sational” Birthday where they can tour the turtle power or forest friends exhibits, while kids ages 7 through 12 can visit the mammal mania, reptile review or incredible insects exhibits. Each party comes with over 90 minutes of entertainment, free decorations, games, and a goodie bag for each child.

Play 1st

Bringing the party wherever you want, Play 1st mobile gaming gives your party the latest video game offerings all in one truck. Featuring six 49” HD screens on the inside and two 65” HD screens on the outside, there are plenty of gaming systems and screens to entertain large parties. To see all the video games they have to offer and booking information, be sure to visit their website

Mad Science

Helping kids see the fun in STEM related subjects, Mad Science Detroit offers plenty of high-energy and fun birthday party options. Their parties range from making slime, to building rockets, to even making cotton candy and much more. For more information on different themes and how to request a party quote, check out their website.

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