Birthday party places can make or break a great event. You may be thinking, “Where are the best birthday party places near me?” Have no fear: we’ve collected a giant list of birthday party places and ideas in Atlanta!
You can spend more time enjoying the moments of the occasion, and less time serving, entertaining, and worrying about clean up! Here are 50+ birthday ideas Atlanta parents will love!
Birthday Celebrations at Home
During this time of social distancing, it can be hard to find a way to make a home celebration special. But don't worry! We've got some great birthday party ideas that you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home.
A goat gram? That's right! Consider hiring City Goats & Company to bring a goat to your home for 30 minutes so you can feed the goat, take selfies, and have a great time! It's the perfect way to make a special day. And if you're lucky, they'll have a baby goat available for your kiddo to bottle feed! How cute is that?!
Keep your numbers low and have a sleepover with people in your quarantine bubble with a themed party from Three Little Teepees! This company will set up teepees, mattresses, and decor for 3-6 people at your home. Your little ones will love all the cute party theme choices -- like mermaid, unicorn, tie-dye, and more! The set ups are adorable, and there's nothing better than having the perfect party brought right to you. Delivery zones: Alpharetta, Milton, Cumming, Suwanee, Johns Creek, and Roswell
Party Animals Atlanta
Bring the zoo to you with a party from Party Animals Atlanta. This company brings animals to you, so you and your children can get up close to animals from around the world -- without having to leave your house. Your kids will even get to touch some of them! A zoologist will be there to educate your children about the different animals. They'll see iguanas, bearded dragons, snakes, and tortoises -- just to name a few. It's a unique birthday party option that your kids won't soon forget! Address: Atlanta
Buckhead Yard Greetings
Let everyone on your block know it's your child's birthday with yard decor from Buckhead Yard Greetings! This company will set up signs in your front yard that proclaim it's your kiddo's birthday -- and then they'll pack them back up 24 hours later. No work for you! All you have to do is take pictures, and enjoy! Guaranteed to make your child feel extra special on their big day. Serving: Norcross, Druid Hills, Berkeley Lake, Duluth, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Decatur, and more.
For the science lover in your house, a party from Science Creations is the perfect choice! A scientist will come to your house for a 45 minute, interactive party experience. They'll make indoor clouds, bubbles that turn into smoke, and colors that appear from thin air! The birthday child will get to be a Junior Scientist and assist with experiments and magic tricks. Every child at the party will get to conduct a cool experiment to take home. A totally memorable party experience -- all in the comfort of your home! Address: Stone Mountain
Filbert and Wally Studios
Author Alizah Anne Kaite will come to your house and bring her book to life with puppets and sing-a-longs! Her book, Filbert and Wally: Chattahoochee Daydreams, is about a Barred Owl and a Tree Frog who become friends along the banks of the Chattahoochee River. For your child's birthday party, she'll come to your house for a 45-minute show that will include ukulele sing-a-longs, puppets based on her book, and readings too! Serves: Locations within 20 miles of Alpharetta
Atlanta's Top Party Attractions
If you've lived in Atlanta for any length of time, you know the city offers a variety of great party venues! Here are some of the top birthday party places for kids in the ATL.
All birthday people (adults or kids) get FREE admission to the Georgia Aquarium on their birthday. But if you want to go all out, then consider a birthday party here. Your day of fun for kids of all ages includes a party AND Aquarium admission for all your guests, all for about an extra $10-$15 per guest on top of regular admission. A premium party includes a special sheet cake, ice cream, party favors, and juice/milk for all guests. They also offer sleepover party options. Address: Atlanta
A birthday bash at Zoo Atlanta is a great way to celebrate your party animal! A party at the zoo includes 90-minutes in the pavilion, 16 zoo tickets, and disposable tablecloths, plates, cups & napkins. There is also a pizza party package, animal encounters, face paintings, and more add-ons you can choose for an extra fee. Don't forget about the treetop obstacles, too! Address: Atlanta
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Looking for an absolutely prehistoric birthday party venue? Get unlimited access to Fernbank for up to 20 guests (includes children and adults), plus two hours in the private party room and use of the birthday dinosaur throne with a party at Fernbank! The birthday child will also receive a T-shirt, and each guest will receive a goodie bag. Birthday party lunch options are also available, and they offer cool add-ons for an additional fee. Address: Atlanta
Children’s Museum of Atlanta
Birthdays at CMA are perfect for kids 2-8 years old. The museum offers three different packages to choose from.
The Basic Party Package is the most budget-friendly, with admission for 10 children and accompanying adults to explore the museum for 1 hour and 45 minutes prior to the party, then celebrate an additional 45 minutes at reserved lunch tables.
The Deluxe Party Package is a tad more, but allows you use of a private party room after play time, and lets you invite 15 children.
The Ultimate Experience adds an extra 15 minutes in the party room, allows you 20 children guests, and, each guest receives a museum voucher to come back another time! Address: Atlanta
LEGOLAND Discovery Center
A birthday celebration at LEGOLAND Discovery Center is a little builder's dream! A birthday party package here is valid for up to 40 guests (children and adults total). It includes an hour in the private party room, a $50 gift card for the birthday child to spend in the shop, admission for all your guests, pizza, unlimited fountain drinks, and plates, utensils, napkins, and cups. Address: Atlanta
Center for Puppetry Arts
The Center for Puppetry Arts is an excellent place for a kids birthday party! Parties here are for CPA members only (but you can join when booking a party). A basic party here includes 10 tickets to a live puppet show (that number includes kids and adults), priority seating, a birthday announcement before the show, a party room, and a crown for the birthday boy or girl. Add-ons are available, such as Create-a-Puppet workshops, or plush animal hand puppets. Address: Atlanta
College Football Hall of Fame
The College Football Hall of Fame offers two different party packages for 18 or 25 kids. You provide the foods and drinks; they provide an All-Access pass for everyone, time on the field, their name on the video board, and a gift certificate for the birthday child. You can purchase concessions for extra, making it a lunch birthday fun time! Address: Atlanta
Active Birthday Options
Sports, indoor playgrounds, bowling alleys, roller skating -- and even a circus camp! If you're looking for a fun birthday filled with activities for kids, we've got some great party ideas for you.
Looking for a glow-in-the-dark celebration? Head to Glow Galaxy for inflatables, a sports court, mini-golf and more. With all the activities available, your birthday kid will have a blast. The best part? It all glows! Address: Norcross
Atlanta Contact Point
If your birthday boy or girl loves sports, Atlanta Contact Point is where to party. You pick 3 of your favorite sports, then enjoy 90 minutes with coaches and equipment to help with the fun. Options include soccer, dodgeball, tennis, hockey, wiffleball, lacrosse, tug-of-war, relay races, dance, obstacle courses, sword fighting, and more. Afterward, enjoy the game room/lounge for 30 minutes to celebrate your child with birthday cake/food/etc. All this for $350 for up to 20 kiddos. You can add more guests for an extra fee. Address: Atlanta
Bowlmore Atlanta includes DELICIOUS food and a no-fuss, fun place to escape the heat. You can expect a great buffet right behind your lanes, so kids can play at the arcade, eat, bowl, and have fun the entire time. They offer birthday parties for teens here too! Address: Atlanta
Multiple packages are available at Andretti, so you can totally personalize your birthday party! Want to take part in a race? You can do that! Want to zip line? They've got that too! Bowling, dark rides, arcade cards, and more can be added too. Address: Marietta DISCOUNT TICKETS
A party room, activities, and fun can be found at a Circus Camp birthday party! One of the more unique party venues, Circus Camp will teach your child and their guests how to fly on the low trapeze, spin on the web, and they'll get their faces painted too! Address: Decatur
Want to wear out the kids, but not the parents? Then Sky Zone is for you. Jump for an hour, eat pizza in the party room, supplies included, and more. Multiple options are available.Sky Zone also offers a new Glow Zone Birthday Party option for Friday and Saturday nights. The nighttime soirees feature black lights, LEDs, lasers, a live DJ, glowing paint, contests and more, making for unforgettable black light party experience. The all-ages fun atmosphere and wide array of choices make it the perfect pick for parents with thrill-seeking kids, from the littlest jumpers turning 4 to their oldest turning 17. Address: Multiple Locations
CatchAir is the ultimate in kids parties! Jump until you drop, free drinks, a slide show, laser bubble dances, and your kiddos' favorite music. They handle the set up and clean up, you handle the cake. Food options are available at an additional cost. Address: Multiple Locations
Gwinnett Stripers Game
Enjoy a Gwinnett Stripers pre-game meal, watch the game, and bask in a Happy Birthday serenade on top of the dugout during the game! Your little slugger will love it. Address: Gwinnett
Have a fencing coach guide your group through the basics of fencing, then suit up and give it a whirl. You bring the supplies, cake, and food. They bring the fun and expertise! Address: Atlanta
Gymboree Play & Music
The littlest ones in your family will love a fun and active party at Gymboree Play & Music! Toddler parties here are totally personalized and the entire space is yours for your event. Members receive a special discount. Address: Toco Hills and Sandy Springs
Sparkles Skating Rink
Pizza, soda, paper products, game tokens, and multiple activities to choose from at each Sparkles location. Pick skating, the playground, laser tag, inflatables, or the arcade. They have many party options, including a glow party, and you can even have a character show up to party with you for an extra fee! Address:Multiple Locations
If you've booked a party at Hippo Hop, your child is guaranteed to have a great time. You’ll get 75 minutes of jump time and 45 minutes of party time, with paper products, juice boxes and more. There is a private party option, too. Address: Atlanta
Pro Martial Arts
Everyone can enjoy the fun at Pro Martial Arts, regardless of their skill level. Your little one and 15 friends will enjoy a private lesson, games, food, and drinks. You provide the cake! Address: Suwanee and Marietta
SS Airsoft offers multiple party packages for your group, but all come with two hours of airsoft play time and an hour in a private party room. You supply the cake and refreshments. Address: Sugar Hill
Buck’s Sports Barn
Buck‘s Sports Barn has a lot to offer including birthday parties with circus performers, tumbling training, circus arts training, a climbing wall and much more. They offer themed parties, and offer great add-ons like pony rides! Address: Atlanta
Creative Party Packages
For the party host who's looking for something a little different, these creative parties offer great options!
A mobile "gym on wheels"? Yes, please! Imagine a full-sized Fun Bus with climate control. The seats in the bus have been removed, and the walls and floor are carpeted, so the kids can enjoy an obstacle course, tumbling, and more! The bus is parked in front of your house, while the party kids enjoy a hands-on approach to fitness! Address: Fulton, Forsyth and Gwinnett Counties
Knock House Music
Ready to rock? Knock House greets the birthday child and their guests with props and costumes, a red carpet, and a grand entrance. Then the kids will learn dances, sing along to their favorite songs, and have the hip-hop dance party of their dreams. If your child has ever dreamed of being a rock star, this is a sure fire way to make their dreams come true. Address: Atlanta
The Art Barn
Tour the farm, meet the animals, take a hayride, and create an art project. You bring the cake, and The Art Barn supplies 2 hours of fun. They also offer pony rides for an additional fee. Address: Canton
Spruill Art Parties
Work with an instructor at Spruill to make a special art project such as fiber arts, sculpting, collaging, and more. Each party includes a personalized art project that the kids can take home! Parents supply refreshments. Address: Dunwoody
Youth Tech Learning Center
LEGO party! Parties with YTLC include an intro LEGO activity and a LEGO Robotics activity for your guests. The best part? They can come to your home! They also offer parties at their Johns Creek center. Pizza and goodie bags can be added too. Address: Johns Creek
Farmhouse in the City
Farmhouse in the City is a great place to host your next bash! Choose from Art and Animal Parties or Canvas Parties. Includes a themed table with paper goods, party helpers, and ton of fun! Address: Roswell
Southeastern Railway Museum
Rent an authentic train car at the Southeastern Railway Museum for your next party! The train lover in your family will love a party hosted in either their retired Clinchfield executive car or their converted Southern Baggage car. Address: Duluth
Little Shop of Stories
Use the Little Shop of Stories party room for two hours and celebrate your little reader. The party includes 30 minutes of themed story time, invitations, juice, and paper goods. Address: Duluth
Game Truck North Atlanta
Ready for some video games? GameTruck is a mobile video game movie theater that will bring the games to you! A Game Coach will come to your event, and kids can play to their heart's content! They offer different packages, depending on your number of guests. Address: Atlanta metro
Make-Believe Party Fun
Let their imaginations run wild with a birthday party full of make-believe fun!
INK! is the ultimate imagination museum! Multiple party packages are available from a do-it-yourself option, to a full “bonanza” with the option to make it a pottery party. Address:Gainesville
I don't know about you, but every time my kids pass Build-a-Bear, they want to go in! A party here is a guaranteed hit. Each kiddo makes a stuffed animal, with special party games. Party rooms (for refreshments) are not available in Georgia. Address: Multiple locations
Medieval Times is the place to go for a memorable and unique birthday party! A party here includes a birthday announcement during the show, a group photo, slice of cake, a cheering banner, and a slushie in a souvenir cup. Address: Lawrenceville
Olivia’s Dollhouse Tea Room
Imagine a private dress up tea party for your princess? Olivia’s pulls out all the stops. Multiple themed packages are available, and they're all completely amazing. Address: Johns Creek
Parties For Nature-Lovers
Kids love the outdoors, and so do we! These parties are perfect for your nature loving family.
Chattahoochee Nature Center
Hike the woods for your party at the CNC, see the birds, enjoy nature activities and animal encounters, a cookie cake and more. Multiple themes available. Save money on a party by becoming a member. Address: Roswell
Dunwoody Nature Center
Enjoy an hour-long educational program during your party at the Dunwoody Nature Center, a nature hike, an insect collecting jar, and more. Members only. Multiple themes available. Address: Dunwoody
East Cobb Stables
Ready for a little bit of country in the middle of the city? A party at East Cobb Stables is perfect. Enjoy two hours in the party pavilion, with pony rides during the first hour. You can upgrade to include a bounce house and cotton candy machine too! Address: Marietta
Pettit Creek Farms
A birthday party at Pettit Creek Farms is definitely a great choice for the animal lover in your family! Enjoy a two-hour party on farm lands with creeks, streams, roaming buffalo, and exotic animals. Enjoy pony rides, the petting zoo, cane-pole fishing, grilling, and more. Address: Cartersville
Host your next birthday party at this magical 200-acre resort located just outside of Chattanooga. A party at Candlelight Forest includes access to all the activities on the property -- like a Mason Jar scavenger hunt, petting the animals, and enjoying their old-fashioned rope swing. Everything here is picture perfect, and you and your loved ones will remember your celebration here for years to come.
Parties for Foodies
The little food critic in your family will love these parties that include pizza, chocolate, and a whole lot of cake!
Young Chefs Academy
Young Chefs Academy offers all-inclusive parties for the little chef in your family. Pick from a large selection of recipes and themes like their pizza parties, cupcake parties, pasta parties, and more! You supply the chefs, they supply the rest. Address: Sandy Springs
California Pizza Kitchen
Kids at a California Pizza Kitchen party can make their own pizzas and add toppings of their choosing. At $10 per kid, it’s not too bad – especially because that includes dessert. No cake necessary. 2 hours. Address: Multiple Locations
Helllooo…chocolate!!! Enjoy 90-minutes of instruction at Chamberlain's Chocolate Factory with chocolate making and molding. Kids sample as they go and leave with a goody bag of the treats they made. They also provide punch, ice cream cups, and paper goods. Address: Norcross