As an orthodontist in Coquitlam, I get to know more about my young patients and their families. It’s always fun to hear about what goes on in their lives and the conversation often turns to the awesome birthday parties they’ve attended or had for themselves. So, if you’re wondering where to have a birthday party for kids in Coquitlam, who is better to ask than Evergreen Orthodontics? We’ll be sharing some of the inside scoop we’ve received from the parents and children at our practice. In no particular order, here’s our guide to kids birthday party venue ideas in Coquitlam:
4Cats Austin Station – 2662 Austin Avenue, #16, Coquitlam
Bring out your little one’s creative side with a birthday party at 4Cats. The art studio offers party packages for kids aged three to sixteen, which include art materials, private studio time and instruction. Plus, you can use the studio for food and gift opening. There are tons of options including a dragon party, pop art party, princess party, a clay party and more.
Clever Cupcakes – 2985 Northern Avenue, Unit 109, Coquitlam
This is such a cute kids birthday party idea and perfect for budding bakers or anyone with a sweet tooth. The two-hour party includes two cupcakes per person, a tour of the baking area, a quick lesson on how to decorate your cupcakes with sprinkles and fondant decorations and a little tea party setting with orange and apple juice. Kids even get to wear a chef hat!
Park Party – Coquitlam Parks
Interested in an affordable outdoor children’s birthday party in Coquitlam? Host a bash at a park during the warm weather months. You can rent out one of the pavilions at Mundy Park or Blue Mountain Park and enjoy a picnic. Or, rent out a sports field or court for a really active celebration by sending an email to [email protected] or calling 604-927-6295.
Omega Gymnastics – 125B Glacier Street, Coquitlam
If you want to sit back and relax while the kids run off and have fun in a safe environment, Omega Gymnastics may be the perfect Coquitlam birthday party venue for you. Certified coaches supervise and guide the kids through circuits in the gym and keep an eye out while they jump on the trampolines or into the huge foam pit. After playtime, you can move the party into a private room for cake, presents and food.
Evergreen Cultural Centre – 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
Evergreen Cultural Centre offers party options for kids of all ages. Choose between a drama party, dance party, musical theatre party or music and rhythm party. You receive 75 minutes of supervised activity with a professional instructor plus time for snacks, cake and gifts. Parents are responsible for food, decorations, setting up and cleaning up.
Vancouver Tumbebus – They come to you!
The Vancouver Tumblebus really takes the stress out of kids’ birthday parties. There’s no need to get your house ready for guests, travel anywhere or worry about supervising a group of little ones. The Tumblebus is a school bus that’s been filled with fun things like a trampoline, rings, a rock wall, a slide, a swing, a zipline, monkey bars and a balance beam. It’s basically a kiddie gym on wheels. They’ll stop anywhere in the Metro Vancouver area, whether it’s your driveway or a nearby park. During the party, two instructors lead the kids in games, lively music and various activities and let them play on the equipment. There are a several birthday party packages for children ages between two to ten that range from basic games with a medal ceremony to visits from their favorite heroes or princesses.
Poirier Community Centre – 630 Poirier Street, Coquitlam
The Gateway Youth Centre at Poirier Community Centre is available for birthday parties. They have several party packages, which include party leaders that organize games, activities and crafts. The best part for parents? They’ll even handle the clean up. There are a variety of themes including super heroes and animals for kids ages one through five and Young Master Chef for kids ages six through ten.
Zone Bowling – 228 Schoolhouse Street, #16, Coquitlam
Who doesn’t love a good old-fashioned bowling party? Zone Bowling Coquitlam offers different party packages for kids and teens. Whether you want to rent a few lanes and just bowl for a few hours or you’d prefer to have a pizza party too, there are choices to meet your needs. Some packages even include a party host, which is always good news for parents who want to socialize while the kids bowl.