Best Birthday Party Places and Ideas

Posted: February 10, 2018

When it's time to party, we've got you covered! The Chicago Kids Party Guide offers the best Chicago kids birthday party ideas, with lots of options for the best kids birthday party locations, birthday party entertainment, and birthday party rentals & supplies. You can find hundreds of local kids party resources in our Party web site,! Here are some great options to consider for you next party.


Purple Monkey Playroom
Fun, full-service celebrations for ages 1-6
How do you pull off a warm, welcoming, fully custom celebration in less than 10 minutes? Choose one of Purple Monkey's personalized packages or let them help you design your own! In addition to several hours of playtime their fun, bright space, they offer Unlimited catering options; Princesses, costumed characters, and musicians; Fondant cakes and sweet tables; Ice cream bars, hot chocolate bars, and shaved ice bars; Artisan decorations; ...and much, much more! Prefer to do it on your own? Purple Monkey's experienced team will still lend a hand with set-up, basic assistance, and clean-up, so that you can focus on enjoying the day.
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Party at DuPage Children's Museum
Explore, create, build, discover, play, and more. Every party is an adventure!
Imagine your party at DuPage Children's Museum! Make it a day to remember where both kids and parents will have an amazing time celebrating and playing together! Explore, create, build, wonder, discover, think, play, and more. With over 17,000 square feet of exhibit space to explore, the possibilities are endless. Create a work of art in The Studio, build with real tools in the Construction House, make a splash in AWEsome Water, let your imagination run wild in Creativity Connections, and more. Party packages include UNLIMITED Museum playtime before and after reserved time in a private party room, with other options to customize your experience. Every party is an adventure!
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Taste Buds Kitchen
Cooking Birthday Parties for Budding Chefs Ages 3 to Teen
Taste Buds Kitchen is the premier culinary entertainment experience for kids, families and adults. We host cooking classes and events in our bright and spacious kitchen studio that's custom-designed for kids by day and is adult BYOB by night. Our birthday parties celebrate your child's special day in culinary style! Budding chefs turning 3 to teen work with our extraordinary instructors to whip up culinary masterpieces from scratch. Our parties are part kid fun and part chef's technique. We reserve our entire kitchen studio just for you and take care of all the details so you can sit back and enjoy. Popular themes include Around the World, Battle Cupcake, Pizza Perfection, Tea Party, Chocolate Lovers, Mystery Basket, Pasta Wars, and many more!
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Pump It Up Chicago
Indoor, inflatable fun! Customize your private party with our themes, food and goodie bags.
Pump It Up of Chicago is "The Inflatable Party Zone" in Cook County, specializing in private parties. Our private indoor arenas are filled with gigantic inflatable bounce houses, slides, obstacle courses and more. Hosting a party at Pump It Up of Chicago is the easiest party you will ever plan. Our staff takes care of everything so you can relax and enjoy your kid's birthday party too! Party options include food, beverages, ice cream cake, and more. All you have to do is coordinate a group of kids who want to have a jumping party, we will do the rest. And if we don't have a package that meets your needs, allow us to customize a package for you!
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Join the Circus for your next Birthday Party at CircEsteem!
Our two-hour Circus Party is led by 4 instructors from our professional staff and Advanced Performance Troupe. The party includes warm-up games, an exciting demonstration of the chosen skills, a circus workshop with hands-on instruction, and time for food, dessert and presents. Adults not participating in the circus workshop are free. Parties can be held at our location, or we are happy to bring the circus to you!
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Snapology of Chicago
LEGO® THEMED PARTIES TO GO - You provide the location, we provide the fun!
Want to have the best birthday party ever? Let us help you create the perfect birthday celebration for your child and their friends! Snapology of Chicago provides parties to-go at your home or any location within the City of Chicago and surrounding areas. Choose from many popular themes, such as LEGO® City, Star Wars, Superheroes, BattleBots, or we will be happy to work with you to customize a theme of your choice. All Snapology parties include age-appropriate building challenges around your chosen theme, using LEGO® bricks and/or DUPLO® blocks and a special gift for the birthday child. A dedicated Snapologist will do all the work of providing the entertainment so you can enjoy your child's special day. 872-529-LEGO (5346).
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Little Beans Cafe - Chicago + Evanston
Semi-Private + Private Birthday Party Options Available
The Little Beans Cafe birthday experience will be the most fun party in town for both kids AND parents. We fulfill all of the desires and wishes of our birthday boy/girl to make the party a birthday celebration they'll never forget. Specific birthday party questions can be sent to or you can call our party line at 773-490-1037.
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