Birthday Party Options and Ideas

Quioccasin Station, 8932 Quioccasin Road, Richmond, VA 23229  Phone: 804.740.0079
At CORE Kids Academy, we pull out all the stops (and equipment!) to make your child’s birthday bash a blast. With two party options to choose from, gymnastics or ninja, guests will get their hearts pumping with an action-packed hour of activity, followed by a half hour for refreshments in the party room. Paper products are included! The coaches take care of it all– from set up to clean up and even loading your car–allowing you to kick back and enjoy your child’s special day!

SWIMRVA  swim rva logo smaller 5050 Ridgedale Parkway, Richmond, VA 23234  Phone:  804.212.1480
Want to have a bash with a splash?  Stay cool and have your next party in the pool!  SwimRVA will take care of everything!  All you have to do is show up and have fun.  They provide decorations, paper products, plastic cutlery, pizza, cake, drinks, candles, balloons, and a personal party host to decorate, serve food and drinks, and clean up.  Package includes up to 12 kids and adults are free! 

Celebrate your child’s birthday in style at Romp n’ Roll, where we host the best parties in town for kids turning 1 to 6 years old! Book our Super Birthday Bash and enjoy 90 minutes of non-stop fun in our gym and party room, reserved exclusively for you and your guests. Our dedicated party hosts will lead custom games, songs, and activities, plus we handle all the setup and cleanup for you. Create unforgettable memories for your child and their friends! Join us at one of our two Richmond locations—West End or Midlothian.

3041 Lauderdale Drive, Richmond, VA 23233  Phone: 804.412.8098
Children and music go hand in hand…. so combine them for a birthday party and leave the entertainment to them! Singing, dancing, playing instruments, movin’ and groovin… even hula hoops and parachutes! Customize your party by picking a theme: Mickey Mouse, Sesame, Princesses, Trains, and more.  Add in your child’s favorite songs and you’ve got a great party!  What’s more? They take care of all the details (including clean up!) so parents can relax and enjoy their child’s birthday!

2230 John Rolfe Parkway, Richmond, VA 23233  Phone: 804.360.9797
CELEBRATE AT YOUNG CHEFS ACADEMY! Young Chefs® Academy transforms the ordinary culinary classrooms into a memorable party experience where guests are immersed in interactive cooking lessons that take on an uproariously fun flair that your child will never forget.  Young Chefs® Academy offers “ALL-INCLUSIVE” party packages for children of all ages where you supply the chefs and they supply the rest!  As a parent, you are able to sit back and let the team handle everything from the party invitations and decorations all the way down to recording gifts as they are opened and most importantly… the clean up!  Visit the website for package options.

RICHMOND MAGIC SHOWS – Balloon Twisting – Face Painting – Princess Parties – Costumed Characters
Phone: 804.523.2976
World Class Kids Birthday Party Entertainment.

9555 Kings Charter Drive, Ashland, VA 23005  Phone: 804.550.7867
Pump It Up is the only indoor inflatable party zone in the Richmond area specializing in COMPLETELY PRIVATE parties. At Pump It Up, other parties do not share your inflatable play arena.  Arenas and party rooms are exclusively for the birthday child and his/her invited guests.  They pride themselves on offering a safe, clean and controlled environment where they can customize your experience and spotlight your child on his/her special day! Plus, you get a team of staff members dedicated solely to serving your party needs and ensuring that your Pump It Up party is the best birthday party your child has ever had!

Two Locations:
– 9964 Brook Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059  Phone: 804.262.0101
– 4386 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060  Phone: 804.364.0101
Birthday parties are an all-inclusive extravaganza – high action, high-fun events. Parents do none of the work! Parties include pizza, cake, drinks, paper products, and 1.25 hours of fun.

Goldfish Swim School
9782 Gayton Road, Richmond, VA 23238  Phone: 804.967.3100
Goldfish Swim School has opened a new 10,000 square foot location in Richmond with a shiver-free 90-degree pools, and a state-of-the-art water purification system.  The special party package includes two hours of private access to the facility, certified lifeguards on duty to oversee all pool activities, invitations with a map to our facility and matching envelopes, table coverings, plates, cups, napkins and forks, balloons, tropical decorations & centerpieces, and cupcakes and beverages for the children.

3001 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230  Phone: 804.359.FUNN (3866)
Are you looking to create a special memory for your child, then look no further than the Flying Squirrels Birthday Bash!  $79 includes four field level tickets, one pizza, first pitch, visit from Nutzy, a birthday gift and a one hour pre-game party. Additional tickets are $11 and additional pizzas are $10. They provide sodas & water, as well as paper products like plates and napkins. You’re welcome to bring in a dessert of your own or decorations. The Flying Squirrels also offer an appearance from a Flying Squirrels player for $25- they’ll come down take photos and sign autographs. The party is located in the Food Lion Party Den which is on the first base side of the stadium, beside the bullpen. The party will last for one hour pre-game.

1385 Overbrook Rd, Richmond, VA 23220   Phone: 804.257.SCOR
Kids can enjoy one of their themed parties then adjourn to the “Party Zone” to enjoy a fun-filled celebration. Their goal is for you to relax in a safe family sports complex. Watch the kids have fun while they take care of the mess!  Affordable party packages for everyone. For more information, email

ALL FIRED UP: Richmond’s Original Paint-Your-Own-Pottery Studio
2232 Old Brick Rd, Glen Allen  Phone: 804.360.3111
Celebrate your next event at All Fired Up!  They have private party rooms and special activities for groups of all ages.  They offer parties with pottery painting, wet clay building, and even glass fusing options! Each party package includes a private party room, a personal party  assistant, a project for each child, all the supplies and firings and a  complimentary gift for the guest of honor. Bring  any food or drink for your guests. For each package there is a minimum  of 8 guests.

Two locations:
Chesterfield/TriCities/South Richmond, VA, Phone: 804.318.3713
Henrico/Hanover County, VA, Phone: 804.262.4386
Are you looking to have the unique kid’s party that everyone will be talking about? Let the FUN BUS Fitness FUN on Wheels roll up in front of your house, the park, a pizzeria, ice-cream parlor and see the children and parents BOTH get excited. They are also available for special events, community or corporate events.

Airbrush Gypsy specializes in Temporary Airbrush Tattoos, which are great for any and all occasions. Temporary Airbrush Tattoos are fun for all age groups, both boys and girls. Paints are FDA approved, water-based and durable. Tattoos can last up to 2 weeks with proper care, yet can be easily removed. Pictures are available online.

Reptile Adventure has almost 20 different reptiles to show – all sorts of snakes, including a beautiful 6 foot long albino Burmese Python, and lots of lizards. They are available to entertain for birthday parties, at pre-schools, daycare centers, boy scout groups or any function. Children love to learn, touch or hold each animal as well as hear the educational information. Most children never get to be so close to these amazing animals, so parents love to take lots of pictures. The parents (Dads) love it more than the kids!

Phone: 804.210.2120
One of the largest rental inventories in the nation, with thousands of inflatables available for rent, and over 200 branches nation-wide committed to helping your party or event be a huge success!  They are Licensed & Insured, on time, the cleanest inflatables in the industry, and the best employees and partners around! At Space Walk, they GUARANTEE FUN!!

48 Plaza Drive, Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103  Phone: 804.784.1990
River City Youth Fitness offers birthday parties for children ages 4 and up. They have large party rooms for your birthday party celebration and enthusiastic coaches who are waiting to show you an age-appropriate swinging, bouncing, rolling, jumping, and yelling good time!

acac Fitness & Wellness Centers
11621 Robious Road, Midlothian, VA 23113  Phone: 804.464.0997 
Join acac for a birthday your child will never forget! Parties include a party host to help guide up to 2 hours of fun! Choose from:
• Indoor or Outdoor Waterpark
• Kids Zone featuring Spider Mountain
• Dance
• Sports Mania
• Movie Theater
• Video Game
• Game Room featuring a Moon Bounce
• Ultimate Nerf
• They do their best to specialize parties upon request.

1110 Runnymede Road, Elberon, VA 23846  Phone: 757.375.5172
“We Bring the Farm to You” is their motto!  They bring their cute little miniature farm animals to your backyard, local park, place of business, church, school, daycare or where ever you want them to come for birthday parties, family reunions, company picnics, festivals, fairs, farmer’s markets, craft shows and more.  The Teeny Tiny Farm specializes in traveling petting zoo parties, themed pony parties, event pony rides, event petting zoos, live animals for Living Nativity scenes and much, much more!

11400 W. Huguenot Rd., #105, Midlothian, VA 23113   Phone: 804.409.2031
Bach to Rock offers birthday parties for kids of all ages. The Rock Band Birthday Party (ages 7+) gives your child the ultimate band experience. In two hours, the birthday child and their guests learn a popular song on instruments and record their song in the recording studio. Each guest receives a CD of the final product to take home!  The Karaoke Birthday Party (ages 6+) is the perfect party for kids eager to become a superstar singer for a day. In this 90-minute party, the birthday child and their guests will learn a popular song with a vocal coach and record in our studio. Each guest will receive a CD of the recording to take home. The Rock City Birthday Party (ages 4 – 6) is an action-packed party that allows the children to explore rock instruments up close, and see for themselves how music is made on keyboards, drums and guitars. This 90-minute party also includes upbeat movement activities and sing-a-longs.

1811 Huguenot Road #304, Midlothian, VA 23113  Phone: 804.897.4ART (4278) 
Does your child have a special event to celebrate? Let ArtHaus Visual Arts Studio help!  They will work with you to customize the party according to your theme and age appropriateness. Of course, they will include an amazing art project in clay, paint or mixed media, and supervision. They also offer a wonderful variety of art classes for children through adults!

Phone: 804.394.5417
Kidtopia is a traveling soft play area for children ages 0-5.  They bring the fun to you!   They offer  fun that is perfect for birthday parties, summer camps, and play dates.  Kidtopia will travel anywhere in the Richmond area. Kidtopia will set-up indoors or outdoors with soft foam mats to protect the little ones. They are licensed and insured.

1700 Hampton St., Richmond VA 23220  Phone: 804.358.7166
Maymont is the perfect place for any kid’s best birthday ever! Step back in time aboard a horse-drawn carriage or enjoy a wild and wonderful party at the Nature Center. Celebrate with a sweet tea on the Maymont Mansion porch or feed the friendly farm animals and take a hay wagon ride. There’s a special package for every young member of the family. Packages include a party room and goody bags (except tea party).

6125 Boydton Plank Road, Petersburg, VA 23803  Phone: 804.861.2408
Pamplin Historical Park & The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier now offers Civil War themed birthday parties for children ages 8-12! These exciting two-hour birthday experiences include 19th century games and crafts, a rifle demonstration and drill, and celebration time for gifts and treats.

12586 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23238  Phone: 804.784.4544
Richmond’s BEST golf driving range has acres of the BEST GRASS TEES so you enjoy practicing on the same great surface you enjoy at high dollar golf courses.  Mini golf option also available.  Visit their website for party details.

4825 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059  Phone: 804.360.2687
The Center offers unique Studio Art Birthday Parties tailored to you and your child. Call to discuss your party theme with the instructor who will design the activities according to the interests and age of your child. Party time slots are for 2 hours total, and the basic cost includes art supplies for 10 children.

1586 Mountain Road, Glen Allen 23060  Phone: 540.538.3306
Let Engineering For Kids Central VA host your child’s next birthday party.  They can take the stress and worry out of planning and entertaining your child’s guests. From rockets to robots, there are party packages that will wow the birthday child and their guests while learning at the same time. Parties are held at the Learning Center located at 1586 Mountain Road in Glen Allen. Each party includes a 60 or 90 minute program, Engineering For Kids t-shirt for the birthday child, electronic party invitation, use of the Learning Center, and an extra half hour for family and guest to enjoy cake and ice cream.

11421 Polo Circle, Midlothian, VA 23113  Phone: 804.897.6800
A birthday party at Peak Experiences will have the whole party screaming for more. Peak is an indoor rock climbing center with climbs to challenge everyone from the seasoned pro to five year olds who have never climbed at all. At their parties they maintain an awesome staff to child ratio of one to five allowing them to provide individual attention and assistance to each participant. A typical party will include an hour and a half of climbing time on their walls ranging from 25 to 50 feet tall. After the climbing they will see the kids back upstairs to their mezzanine overlooking the gym where your party will have an additional thirty minutes for birthday activities like cake, ice cream, or presents. They will provide tables, table cloths, balloons, chairs, party space, energetic kid friendly staff, and they even clean up so you don’t have to worry about a thing.

4029 Whittall Way Glen Allen, VA 23060  Phone: 804.360.5909
Spirited Art is a great place for kids, families, corporate retreats or simply a night out away from the kids!  Their instructors will lead you step by step as you paint your own masterpieces.  For their birthday parties, the birthday child gets to choose their own painting and the instructors will get them set with their own birthday chair and special Spirited Art t-shirt. Each child leaves the studio with their own painted masterpiece at the end of the party.  Their studio is yours for 2 hours of party fun.  Email them at for more information on their birthday parties.

Their parties are fast-paced, exciting events filled with model  building, games/challenges, LEGO® prizes and MORE! Take the hassle out  of planning and let trained, screened Bricks 4 Kidz® staff handle  your party entertainment! A LEGO® themed party is a great choice for a fun-filled event your child will always remember.  Call today to reserve your party.

8968 Quioccasin Road, Richmond, VA 23229  Phone: 804.740.4966
Regency Dance Academy has been offering dance classes in Richmond for 25 years. They have classes in Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical and Contemporary. They offer birthday parties for all age groups, which included a 1 hour dance class of your choice. Light refreshments may be brought in.

Multiple Locations: Chesterfield, Midlothian, Hanover, Innsbrook.
Richmond Olympiad has been serving Richmond for 43 years and has hosted birthday parties for over 87,000 children. Gymnastics parties start at age two, last approximately 90 minutes, and are tailored to fit each child’s age range.

2450 Little League Drive, Henrico, VA 23233  Phone: 804.360.3395
For all the sports lovers out there, come and spend your special day with Tuckahoe Sports in their state-of-the-art indoor training facility. You and your party will have a special coach to guide you through the day playing games on their huge indoor field, hitting in their batting cages and spinning the prize wheel in their party room. Each child will receive a party favor from Tuckahoe Sports and a commemorative baseball or softball will be given to the birthday boy or girl. All paper products and utensils are included which will be set-up and cleaned-up by your coach.

5403 Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23226  Phone: 804.285.6500
The Weinstein JCC offers several different kinds of birthday celebrations- pool parties, dance parties, and sports parties. Each package consists of a one hour program activity, staff to lead the program, one hour in the party room, free access to outdoor playgrounds and party invitations upon request. For more details visit their website.

Two Locations:
– Short Pump: 4020 Gathering Pl, Glen Allen, VA 23060  Phone 804. 915.7033
– Southside: 11408 Belvedere Vista Lane, Chesterfield, VA 23235   Phone: 804.918.2470
At Master Yi’s Taekwondo, they take pride in their amazing birthday parties! Their parties are all inclusive and hosted by their world class masters. Cake, pizza and beverages are included, as well as all plastic ware and party decorations! For entertainment, they provide a moon bounce house, games, Taekwondo class, board breaking demonstrations and a sword cake cutting ceremony! All the parents have to do is bring the birthday boy or girl and they’ll take care of the rest!

11800 West Broad Street, Short Pump Town Center, Richmond, Virginia 23233  Phone: 804.364.0180
Color Me Mine is a Paint-It-Yourself Ceramics Studio located in the Short Pump Town Center Mall. They’ve got hundreds of pieces to choose from & over 60 colors to paint them with. No art experience required to get creative at Color Me Mine!

Francesca Spa Parties is a mobile girls Spa.  Spa parties for girls in the comfort of your home or place of your choice. Ages 5 to 16.  They will transform your house into a glamorous spa so your young Miss and her friends can be pampered. Turn her party occasion into something extra special and one she’ll always talk about. Mini-manicures, mini-pedicures, European mini-facials and Swedish massage.

4818 Market Square Lane Midlothian, VA 23112  Phone: 804.716.5219
The Art Factory and Party Place is happy to host birthday parties for all ages.   They have several packages for you to choose from, such as- Fairy Fun, Pirates, Glow In the Dark, Spa-Tackular, Crafty, Glitter Tattoo or Henna Workshops, but please don’t feel limited, they are willing to customize any event to suite your wants and needs. For more information, pricing and party add-ons visit our website or email

Phone:  804.938.1337 or at 888.602.GAME
Ready to plan an easy party that your gamer will be talking about for weeks? GameTruck RVA is the Home of the Original Mobile Video Game Theater, Mobile Laser Tag, and a Style Weekly Family Favorite!  They bring the party to you with a fun, weather-proof, mess free, stress free event. The party will be at your house, but not in your home. Book your party today! One phone call and you’re done.   At GameTruck, We Deliver Excitement™

Does your child love books and stories? Invite The Story Lady to your next birthday bash and your child will become the main character in their very own adventure. Children’s storyteller and author, Ali Pfautz, gathers information about your child, (siblings, pets, likes/dislikes, hobbies, etc.) then weaves it all together into an original tale. Birthday sessions with the Story Lady are high-energy fun and also include interactive poems, songs, and theater games.

1217 Sycamore Square, Midlothian, Virginia 23113  Phone: 804.424.1342   
A paint studio located in Midlothian, VA. They host events for public and private paint nights, craft nights, children’s camps and birthday parties, mommy, me, and coffee mornings, bridal showers, corporate team building, and much more. They provide canvases, brushes, aprons, table covers, drop cloths, easels, and a trained instructor. Paint n’ Play RVA also offers mobile events.

889 Research Road, Richmond, VA 23236  Phone: 804.594.6821
Mission Laser is Richmond’s largest Laser Tag facility. Our mission is to provide a safe space for family and friends to bond, have fun and create lasting memories . Owned by the Welch family who felt a need for Laser Tag in Richmond to thrive after the pandemic. It’s operated by General Manager Trip Roberts (formerly of Laser Quest), Mission Laser is set to be THE PLACE FOR FUN in Richmond. Our state of the art Laser Blast game system paired with all new video games and newly renovated party rooms will give all who visit a memorable experience. Even those that don’t want to play will be able to see the action live on our 10 foot big screen.

13924 Hull Street Road   Phone: 804.601.6993
When your dancer celebrates as the guest of honor with a Bella Birthday Celebration, they become the main character in their own magical birthday story! Each Bella Birthday Celebration is all-inclusive with 1.5 hours of party time, and all the materials and entertainment you need for a magical moment for your guests and especially the guest of honor. Special features of note include a brief dance class and party game led by our Bella Ballerina magic-makers, a tiara/crown craft, party favors for each guest, and cupcakes!

Phone: 888.590.1934
The Princess Party Co. provides your favorite princess characters from professionally trained actresses all throughout Richmond, VA. Perfect for your child’s next birthday or celebration!

9030 Broad St. Richmond, VA 23294   Phone: 804.762.4520
Birthday packages to fit all ages, party sizes and budget.

1601 Willow Lawn Drive, Richmond, VA   Phone: 804.505.4200
Muse loves hosting kids’ parties in our studios, where there’s already paint on the floor (and, well, everywhere). If you’re looking for something fun, fresh, and creative, Muse Paintbar might be it.