Birthdays! They come every year and yet still seem to arrive without warning. Suddenly you find yourself saying “What are we doing for the party?” Don’t despair, this list contains great options for kids birthday parties in Vancouver. From superheroes and fairies to live animals and magic shows to amazing venues that help you with all the details…we have you covered.
Kids Birthday Parties in Vancouver
The World of Kidtropolis
Talk about fun! Kids have up to two hours to roam around this safe 17,000 square foot kids-only city where they can let their imaginations run wild, eat cake and just have a ball. And, of course, there’s no cleanup for you.
Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel
Kids of all ages can celebrate their birthday 1920s style! Their party package includes lunch at the Ice Cream Parlour and two rides on our 1912 Parker Carousel. During your self-guided tour, children can enjoy all the activities that are offered to the public. Parents provide the cake and goodie bags.
1 Amazing Birthday Magic Show
Yeeri the Magician has brought his hit magic show to more than 2,000 birthday parties. His entertaining high energy show features funny puppetry, your child as the star of the show, storytelling, balloon animals, a mini magic workshop and goodie bags too!
Fort Langley National Historic Site
Host an unforgettable birthday party for your child at Fort Langley National Historic Site! Party themes will capture your child’s imagination with unique, hands-on activities led by a Parks Canada interpreter. Choose from a Gold Fever party to High Tea!
Whether you want to provide your child with an exciting birthday adventure or just want to give your party that extra zing, a Heroic Party is one they’ll never forget. They offer a variety of characters for both boys and girls including super heroes, princesses, and other popular characters.
In the Company of Fairies
Looking for a magical and unforgettable experience for a child close to your heart? Then you are in the right place. Watch your little girl (or boy!) and friends transform into fairies and princesses, mermaids and dragons, and enter a world of wonder and surprise.
Magical Music Entertainment
Imagine the delight and excitement at your child’s party when the cool guys at Magical Musical Entertainment set up their real live band instruments and invite the kids to join them? Together, they create a unique and interactive musical experience with sing-along, drum-along, dancing, musical games and movement.
Par-T-Perfect Party Planners
Par-T-Perfect has been putting on unforgettable parties since 1988. Think bouncy castles, carnival games, dunk tanks, obstacle courses, bungee runs, face painters, balloon twisters, glitter tattoo artists, and theme parties. They also do teddy stuffing and craft parties!
Urban Safari Rescue Society
Encourage your child’s curiosity about animals and the natural world and invite 20 amazing critters to your child’s birthday for an unforgettable fun and educational party. Trained animal experts introduce kids to exotic insects, reptiles, amphibians, and small mammals for an ‘up close’ experience with various species from around the world.
Vancouver Puppet Theatre
Introduce your children to the magic of puppet theatre. Birthdays include a puppet show, balloon-twisting, face-painting, juggling, clowning, stilt-walking and costumes.
A Young Wizards Academy
Surprise your child with a themed party full of supernatural magic, action-packed wand twirls or maybe even a foam saber duel to the end? YWA offers interactive, costumed, magic-wielding adventure quests that every child deserves to take. All children leave with a beautiful custom made wand or foam saber along with memories and stories. Good for boys and girls, ages 4-10.
H.R. MacMillan Space Centre
Children’s birthday parties at the Space Centre are out of this world! Your birthday package includes a live science show, time in our Cosmic Courtyard exhibit space, and a Planetarium Star Theatre show – complete with a shout out to the birthday child. Your party includes your own private room to create a unique birthday experience.
For more great birthday party options check out our round-up HERE.
Harriet Fancott is the Editor and Social Media Manager for Vancouver Mom. She has over 20 years experience in the arts, tech and mom-based blogging arenas. She lives in East Vancouver with her husband and son where they enjoy exploring all that Vancouver has to offer from festivals and events to playgrounds and beaches to sushi and ice cream (although not together).