300 E Lincoln St. 419-422-4424. findlayymca.org
The Findlay YMCA offers several party packages, so customize your day your way. Choose a themed birthday party ranging from superheroes, girls day out, mad scientist and more. Use the pool or a bounce house. All parties include a party room and special gift for the birthday child. Parents can bring treats and decorations. Available Times: 11:30am-3:30pm or 4-8pm on Saturdays and 1:30-5:30pm on Sundays. Prices vary depending on customization.
Capitol City Gymnastics & Cheerleading
1850 Manor Hill Rd. 419-425-4653
Don’t want to use your house as a jungle gym? Instead, hold your birthday party at Capitol City Gymnastics & Cheerleading. The gym provides at least one instructor and full use of the facility. You provide the cake, decorations and refreshments. $175/members and $200/nonmembers for two hours for parties up to 20.
Art Me Ohio
227 E. Main St., Ottawa. 419-306-4723. artmeohio.com
Art Me Ohio is an Arts and Entertainment small business located in Northwest Ohio for planning and hosting parties and events. In addition to face painting, characters and Princesses, they also offer Glimmer Tattoos, canvas painting, hand print art and theatrical and Halloween makeup sessions. Art Me, a team of over 20 young artists and performers who truly love entertaining, takes pride in creating art with great customer service.
The Toledo Zoo
2 Hippo Way. 419-385-5721. toledozoo.org
Unleash your inner party animal bat the Toledo Zoo with birthday party packages for up to twenty people. Hang out in the Nature’s Nursery Workshop with favorite critters and enjoy three live animal demonstrations in 30-minutes, then spend some private time in the goat contact yard. It’s sure to be a wild party! The Zoo provides four pizzas and up to twenty beverages in Zoovenir cups, as well as a customized birthday cake and gift for the birthday child. Available times: 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30-3:30pm, weekends only. $375/members. $425/nonmembers.
6424 Township Rd., 246. 419-701-9525. snapology.com
Take the stress out of party planning and just enjoy your child’s big day with Snapology. Choose between several themes like Angry Birds, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Minecraft and more. A Snapology party facilitator comes to your venue to set up, conduct fun STEM related activities and clean up. $175 for 90 minutes for parties of 15.
616 W Trenton Ave. 419-422-9757. amf.com
Bowling parties are always a classic. Custom-build your kid’s party with delicious menus, kid-friendly bumper bowling and other activities enjoyable for both children and adults. The birthday boy/girl will also receive a signable bowling pin to remind them of their experience with their guests. Plans range from $13-$20 per child.
Awakening Minds Art
515 S. Main St., Findlay. 419-302-3898. Awakeningmindsart.org
At Awakening Minds Art, everyone goes home with something special. Guests celebrate the birthday child and make their own creation during a Awakening Minds Art Paint and Partake event. The colorful package includes a light snack, juice, water and all the art supplies. Just bring yourself and your imagination. $150 for two hours with a party of 10 people.
Children’s Museum of Findlay
1800 Tiffin Avenue Suite 201. 567-250-9616. cmfindlay.com
For a fun and educational place to hold your birthday party, the Children’s Museum of Findlay has you covered, offering a party room and on-hand staff to ensure that you and your friends have a great time. Check out all the museum’s exhibits then head back to your party room where you can bring your own cooler full of treats and drinks. $150/nonmembers and $125/members for two hours. Parties for up to 15 children.
Flashover Indoor Sports & Fun Center
11600 County Rd. 99. 419-420-1575. Flashoverindoor.com
For an action-packed fun-filled evening to keep the little ones busy–and probably wear them out – head to this indoor sports center with laser tag, bounce houses and an arcade. Laser Tag Mission parties range from $199-$279 and includes a party room, two missions per play and 10 tokens per player for redemption. For $149, the Bounce Party gets you a party room for 90 minutes, one hour of play on the inflatables and other extras. It’s game on with the Arcade package ($149)–each player receives 30 tokens for games with redemption opportunities. Every package includes 10 cupcakes. Add-ons, like pizza and soda, are also available.
Rolling Thunder Skating & Family Fun Center
2225 Keith Parkway. 419-422-7227. rollingthunder-findlay.com
Roll on over to this rink for multiple birthday packages to choose from. For $235 (up to 10 children) The Birthday Bonanza package includes fully decorated tables, soft drinks, a homemade cake, skate rental and admission plus party favors. Check out the website for other deals and packages. Available times: Saturday and Sundays 1-4pm.
3430 N Main St. 419-424-7176. Findlayohio.com
Plan a party that everyone will remember, hosted at an ice skating rink. The Cube’s party package includes a party room, which you can decorate, skate rental for ten people, three pizzas, and three pitchers of soda. Bring your own cake and ice cream. Available times: 1-2:50pm on Saturdays and 3-4:50pm on Sundays. $125.