PCA 2020

Birthday Party Guide - Summer/Fall 2019

Our summer/fall birthday party guide features great warm-weather planning for fun in the sun! From entertainment to supplies to venues, cakes, and more - we have it covered.

This listing is provided for your reference only. Please research carefully and choose the company that meets your family’s needs best. CCM 

CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS

ALBERTA CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL FOUNDATION

An Alberta Children’s Hospital Hero Birthday Party helps kids of all ages make a difference for sick and injured kids in our community… and have fun while doing it! Everyone who participates will have the opportunity to place a personalized heart on our Kids Helping Kids Donor Wall at the hospital.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY PROJECT (THE)

The Happy Birthday Project invites you and your kids to Party it Forward! We encourage all kids to get involved and give back by collecting and donating birthday party supplies, new toys, or financial gifts to help us make sure every child is acknowledged and celebrated on their birthday! Our mission is to bring joy to the lives of children and families facing adverse circumstances by providing them with birthday celebration packages. Help us spread the birthday joy around!  

ENTERTAINMENT

BIG LITTLE PARTIES LTD.

Phone: 403-671-3836
Email: info@biglittleparties.ca
Website: http://biglittleparties.ca

Big Little Parties takes the magic to your home! We stage your spaces to celebrate your little one’s special moments and make their dreams come true. Services include decorations, slumber and campout party rentals, on-the-go spa, and Karaoke party.

BLACK DOG BAKERY

Phone: 403-200-1131
Email: info@blackdogbakery.ca
Website: http://blackdogbakery.ca

Want a unique, creative party activity that everyone will enjoy? Book Black Dog Bakery for your next event! Birthday parties, baby showers, team builds, bridal showers, girls’ nights - we do it all! We’ll bring the baking, icing, and sprinkles. You decorate wonderful treats with your guests that also double as cute favors. We have cookie, cupcake, and cake decorating packages to choose from. Visit blackdogbakery.ca/parties for details or email info@blackdogbakery.ca to book your party today!

BRICKS 4 KIDZ

Address: 1428, 19 Avenue NW
Phone: 403-457-5530
Email: calgary@bricks4kidz.com
Website: http://bricks4kidz.com/calgary

Please see our full listing under “Venues.”

CALGARY REPTILE PARTIES

Phone: 403-457-2202
Email: reptile.party@hotmail.com
Website: http://calgaryreptileparties.com

Since 2008, Calgary Reptile Parties has provided quality educational reptile programming for birthday parties, schools, and other events. Thousands of people of all ages have met our amazing animals over the years such as leaping geckos, colorful pythons, friendly dragons, furry tarantulas, huge boa constrictors, and more while learning about the lives and care of these amazing animals! A multiple-time Calgary’s Child Parents’ Choice Award Winner, we bring the animal fun to you! Join the adventure with Calgary Reptile Parties!

COASTAL BLISS

We are a mobile spa, and we bring everything to you! We offer massages, nails, facials, waxing, lash extensions, and more - all in the comfort of your own home. We cater to individuals, spa parties, as well as corporate events. Book us for your kid’s spa party or a girls’ day in. If convenience is something you value, call us! We invite you to sip, spa, and socialize.

DEANO THE MAGIC MAN

Phone: 403-274-6000
Email: deano@deanothemagicman.com
Website: http://deanothemagicman.com

Kids absolutely love magic! Why not host a magical birthday party for your child with one of Calgary’s No. 1 Parents’ Choice Award Winners, the most fun, kid-friendly birthday party magician Deano the Magic Man! Having performed close to 4,800 age-appropriate kids’ parties since 1997, Deano is an expert on how to make your child’s birthday party extra special! Each show is filled with lots of exciting and enthusiastic kid comedy magic and interactive audience participation. Deano offers different packages to suit your budget!

FAIRY TALE PRINCESS PARTY

Fairy Tale Princess Party strives to provide fairy tales and happily-ever-afters. Our goal is to make dreams come true to princesses and princes of all ages. We are dedicated to offering princess, prince, fairy, pony, monster, and superhero character visits that are not only entertaining, but provide good role models for children while encouraging imagination and self-esteem. We would love to make your child’s birthday party magical!

FEEL FABULOUS MOBILE SPA - SPA BIRTHDAY PARTIES FOR GIRLS!

Phone: 403-401-4898
Email: calgary@feelfabulous.ca
Website: http://feelfabulous.ca

Feel Fabulous Mobile Spa specializes in spa birthday parties for kids and teens! They bring fantastic party décor to your home, and offer a wide selection of services suitable for all ages, such as mini-manicures/pedicures, freehand nail art, organic facials, hairstyling, light makeup, and more. Other popular services include beauty product making activities (where girls can make lip balm, body butter, perfume, and more) as well as a mother/daughter spa menu.

GAMERS FUN TRUCK

Video Game Party in Calgary! Gamers Fun Truck lets you have your video game party at your house, not in your house. A 24-foot trailer loaded with 16 feet of comfy bench, 5 big screens, 12 game consoles, including PS4 VR, controllers, WiFi connected, with all the games your party wants to play! Give us a place to park, and we will give you the “best game in town!”

HAMLET THE CLOWN

Phone: 403-245-3168
Email: kmiles@nucleus.com
Website: http://hamlettheclown.com

For birthday parties, I come to your house for a full hour and perform an exciting 30-minute show! For the rest of the time, I tie fun balloon sculptures for the kids. The show includes mimicry, mime juggling, (balls/pins/hat) clown magic, follow-the-leader, and lots of audience participation. A great show for all ages! To watch some of my show, visit my website.

MAD SCIENCE OF SOUTHERN ALBERTA

Phone: 403-263-4140
Email: madscsab@telusplanet.net
Website: http://calgary.madscience.org

Sparking Imaginative Learning Since 1996. A Parents’ Choice Award Winner for Best Children’s Entertainer and Summer Day Camps and celebrating 23 years of operation in Calgary and the surrounding areas. Mad Science is on a mission to spark the imagination and curiosity of children ages 3 to 12 by providing them with hands-on, entertaining, and educational activities that are conducted in schools, daycares, homes, birthday parties, summer camps, and corporate events. Mad Science of Southern Alberta is a Calgary-based business in operation since 1996.  We are part of the Mad Science Group, a Canadian business, with over 180 locations worldwide.

RICHARD RONDEAU MAGICIAN

Phone: 403-254-8718
Website: http://rrmagician.com

Make your child’s birthday party extra special. Richard can present a 30- to 45-minute show with comedy, audience participation, and jaw-dropping magic. Suitable for ages 3 and up, Richard will tailor his show to the age of your birthday child.

RICHARD YOUNG THE MAGICIAN

Phone: 403-389-5902
Email: richard@ifoolu.com
Website: http://ifoolu.com

Past Calgary’s Child Parents’ Choice Award Winner for Children’s Entertainer. Richard Young the Magician does extraordinary magic! But it’s much more than magic. His fast-paced shows combine magical illusions, hilarious comedy, clean fun, a white dove, balloon animals, and tons of audience participation! Parents love how wonderfully he works with the children, and was voted one of the top three children’s entertainers in Calgary. So for something extraordinary, call Richard Young the Magician today.

SPROG & SPROCKET

Phone: 403-719-7776
Email: hello@sprogandsprocket.ca
Website: http://sprogandsprocket.ca

Soft Play Rentals. Ball Pits. North America’s only Portable Playground. We clean and sanitize all of our equipment between every rental. Hours of safe, stimulating, and interactive play. We offer inclusive play options for children with developmental needs. Packages to fit any space. Budget-friendly options. Indoor and outdoor set-ups available. Rentals start from just $99. Est. December 2017, we are Canada’s premier soft play provider. Check our Google reviews!

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SUPPLIES & SERVICES

BIG LITTLE PARTIES LTD.

Phone: 403-671-3836
Email: info@biglittleparties.ca
Website: http://biglittleparties.ca

Please see our full listing under “Entertainment.”

ITALIAN CENTRE SHOP

We believe in families. Big ones. Loud ones. For Italians, delicious, bountiful meals are a way of life and the dining table is where we bond. It’s where families come together, friends are found, memories are made, and business is done. Come, step into Italy. Grocery. Deli. Bakery. Café.

MENAGERIE PARTIES & CAKES

Phone: 403-890-4803
Email: tanya@menagerieyyc.ca
Website: http://menagerieyyc.ca

Handcrafting boutique party experiences for people living full, productive lives wanting to celebrate life to its fullest! Menagerie Parties & Cakes can create event themes, customized, handmade décor, interactive games, playlists, photo booths, goodie bags, meals, and more! Conveniently delivered to your doorstep, it’s a Party in a Box! No event planner needed, or endless hours spent in a party supply store. A celebration made with heart with just one call to Menagerie!

REAL CANADIAN SUPERSTORE

VENUES

BIG FUN PLAY CENTRE

Phone: 1-403-274-2722
Email: info@bigfunplay.ca
Website: http://bigfunplay.ca

Come and ‘wipe out’ for the best birthday at North America’s largest indoor inflatable park! Enjoy an all-inclusive, all-access, stress-free party experience like nowhere else for 21 guests (11 kids and 10 adults) and enjoy the best value around! Everyone can participate in unlimited play during and after 90 minutes in your own private room! Just show up with cake, and Big Fun will take care of the rest!

BREATHE PARKOUR

Phone: 403-273-2245
Email: info@breathepk.com
Website: http://breathepk.com/parties

Breathe Parkour offers Calgary’s most action-packed parties around! With options starting at just $219.99, there’s something for every budget. We start with a lesson with a pro trainer, then get the partygoers’ hearts racing with adrenaline challenges, and finish with the chance to dive into our massive airbag! For more information, check out breathepk.com/parties.

BRICKS 4 KIDZ

Address: 1428, 19 Avenue NW
Phone: 403-457-5530
Email: calgary@bricks4kidz.com
Website: http://bricks4kidz.com/calgary

A unique, affordable, and fun experience for all... at your location or ours! Flexible packages and activities for your child’s big day include themed invitations, creative free play, motorized model builds, LEGO®-based games/challenges, and a special T-shirt for the guest of honor. Loot bags, refreshments, and more can be added for a no-hassle celebration. Visit the website for detailed options and to submit a booking form.

BUTTERFIELD ACRES FARM

Address: 254077 Rocky Ridge Road NW
Phone: 403-239-0638
Email: farmfun@butterfieldacres.com
Website: http://butterfieldacres.com

A favorite place for Calgary’s birthday parties! Four package choices: Party Animal! Horse Crazy! Deluxe! Or Ultimate Blowout! All include time in the Birthday Barn or Tipi, Panago’s excellent pizza, and, of course, a visit with all the animals in the farmyard, too! Package details and order form available at butterfieldacres.com.

CALGARY CORN MAZE & FUN FARM

Address: 284022 Township Road 224, Rocky View, AB
Phone: 403-648-2719
Website: http://calgarycornmaze.com

Celebrate your child’s birthday with their own special tent at the award-winning Calgary Corn Maze & Fun Farm. With tons of activities and space to run, birthday guests can jump on our giant inflatable pillows, visit our barnyard animals, play a round of mini-golf, ride on our tractor pull rides, mine for treasures, go through our small or large corn maze, and much more. Great for all ages, your birthday event will be hassle-free and full of happy memories. This is a very popular fun farm and tents will book up. Visit our website to book your party now.

CALGARY HUMANE SOCIETY

Address: 4455, 110 Avenue SE
Phone: 403-205-4455, Ext. 6544
Email: educator@calgaryhumane.ca
Website: http://calgaryhumane.ca

Party your paws off at Calgary Humane Society for your next birthday! Our standard birthday package includes a presentation, crafty crafts, shelter tour, an animal guest, and time for cake and presents. Or check out our deluxe party which includes everything in the standard party plus an extra hour for more animal guests and pizza! Looking to have an extra special birthday? Ask about our Birthday Fundraising ideas on how you can help the 7,000 abandoned, abused, and neglected animals we care for each year.

CALGARY ZOO

CITY OF CALGARY (THE)

Phone: 311
Website: http://calgary.ca/birthdays

Book your next party with The City of Calgary. Choose from action-packed theme parties to nature adventures, uniquely themed arts experiences to climbing walls - we have it all and more, and we have multiple locations to choose from. It’s easy, affordable, and fun!

DANCE WITH FRANCE

Address: 104, 8408 Elbow Drive SW
Phone: 403-243-2111
Email: info@dancewithfrance.ca
Website: http://dancewithfrance.ca

Do you want to have an exciting, fun, and unique birthday celebration that you will never forget? Then have a Dance with France Birthday Party! Invite your friends and family members, and dance! You choose the style of dance, and we provide the dance instruction, party games, the fantastic facility, and loads of fun! For ages 4 to adult (typically a two-hour birthday party).

FLIP FACTORY

Phone: 403-265-2656
Email: info@flip-factory.com
Website: http://flip-factory.com

Are you ready for the best party ever? Calgary’s most unique venue offers birthday parties, sleepovers, team wrap-ups, field trips, and more! Flip Factory offers a variety of exciting activities for your event including gymnastics, circus, Ninja Warrior, parkour, and Calgary’s only indoor reverse bungee. Tot Spot parties are perfect for toddlers and babies. Party packages include exclusive access during your party, so you can have Flip Factory all to yourself!

GRANARY ROAD

Address: 226066, 112 Street W Foothills, AB T0L 0X0
Phone: 403-453-7623
Email: birthdays@granaryroad.com
Website: http://granaryroad.com

With seven packages to choose from, you will be guaranteed to have the birthday party your kids will never forget! Choose our Explore & More, Scavenger Hunt, DinoRoar, Lunch & Learn A lot, Make your own Cake, Pizza Pizza party, or Get the Goat Yoga party package! With this variety of packages, we can suit any Birthday party age.

HERITAGE PARK HISTORICAL VILLAGE

Phone: 403-268-8526
Email: sales@heritagepark.ca
Website: http://heritagepark.ca

Host a children’s birthday party that will go down in history at Heritage Park! Our Birthday Party Packages include admission to Heritage Park; two hours exclusive access to a banquet room; and child-friendly menus. We also offer a variety of activity, treat, and theme options to make the day truly special for your child. From tea parties to teddy bear picnics, Heritage Park is the place to make birthday memories.

INJANATION FUN & FITNESS INC.

Phone: 587-353-4652
Email: events@injanation.com
Website: http://injanation.com

Celebrate in Calgary’s largest indoor playground with 55,000 square feet of pure fun for ages 1 to 101! With a trampoline park, ninja warrior courses, climbing walls, and much more, your event will always be exciting and adventurous! We offer flexible party packages for every occasion and age group. Birthdays, team wrap-up celebrations, team-building events, Christmas parties, and more!

KAYBEN FARMS

Address: 316034, 32 Street East, Okotoks, AB
Phone: 403-995-5509
Email: 403-995-5509
Website: http://kayben.com/sunshine-adventure-park-home

Celebrate your day outdoors at Kayben Farms’ Sunshine Adventure Park bouncing, playing, meeting animals, and exploring. Spend two hours or spend the whole day. Choose from the Sunshine Birthday, Picnic in the Park, or Ultimate packages. Book online at kayben.com. Parties available from May to October.

LET’S BOWL

Phone: 403-569-2695
Email: info@letsbowl.ca
Website: http://letsbowl.ca

Your birthday celebration and family fun headquarters with a Pizza Hut express, 30 lanes of 10-pin bowling, extensive food and beverages. Automatic bumpers that raise and lower by person, lightweight balls, and bowling ramps - a complete and total package to make your family time extra special. Let us take the worry away, so you can enjoy a stress- and work-free good time!

MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY RECREATION

Address: 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Phone: 403-440-6517
Email: recreation@mtroyal.ca
Website: http://mtroyal.ca/recreation/birthdays

Celebrate your child’s birthday at our exciting indoor climbing centre. This unique party experience will actively challenge your group in a safe, fun, and encouraging atmosphere. For an extended party, the option of adding swimming in our pool is also available at no extra charge during open swim times. For full details and to fill out our online booking request form, visit our website.

MOUNTAIN VIEW BOWL

Phone: 403-249-0858
Email: info@mountainviewbowling.com
Website: http://mountainviewbowling.com

Your birthday party headquarters, specializing in children’s birthday parties! Three private party rooms, bowling, food, and beverages - a complete and total package to make your child’s day extra special. Let us take the worry away, so you can enjoy a stress- and work-free celebration.

PINNOVATE DIY STUDIO

Phone: 403-278-9065
Email: info@pinnovate.ca
Website: http://pinnovate.ca

Come celebrate at Canada’s first DIY and Art studio! A unique celebration for any crafty kid, with options for all ages. Choose from one of our many options including pour painting, slime parties, string art, vision boards, instructed paint, and much more. Sunday private party bookings allow your group full access to our space with our on-site menu available for your enjoyment. Enjoy an awesome event and let us handle the details at this ‘one-stop shop!’

SAIT RECREATION

Phone: 403-287-8734
Email: recreation@sait.ca
Website: http://sait.ca/recreation

Let us take the stress out of planning your next celebration. We offer birthday party packages that include swimming, bowling, Zumba, and Yoga. Add on party characters, face painting, and a bouncy castle to our great party packages to make your child’s birthday even more magical!

SHAKERS FAMILY FUN CENTRE

Address: 9900 Venture Avenue SE
Phone: 403-236-2213
Email: info@shakerscalgary.com
Website: http://shakersfuncentre.com

Shakers is Calgary’s hottest place to host a birthday party! We offer different birthday party packages suitable for all ages! Packages include unlimited access to some of our most popular attractions! Packages also include food and game play in our arcade!

VANJA KRAGULKIDS ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOPS

Our Kids Illustration Workshops introduce children to the basics of illustration and design in a variety of fun, mixed media projects. We believe that children already have what it takes to create beautiful illustrations because of their vast imagination and we want to celebrate that! Workshops are offered for children ages 3 to 14 at various locations throughout the city. We also create fully customizable birthday workshops. Please visit our website at vanjakragulj.com/workshops for more details.

VIN GOGH PAINT SIP STUDIO

Address: #118, 7004 MacLeod Trail SE
Phone: 403-475-4644
Email: info@vingogh.ca
Website: http://vingogh.ca

Vin Gogh Paint and Sip Studio is the place for painting parties! We host parties for both kids and adults. You will get a step-by-step painting session with an experienced artist. You can choose your favorite painting from our painting gallery. Our painting sessions are generally two hours long. You will get an additional hour to enjoy some of our delicious flatbreads, with juice for the kids and wine for the adults. Families can bring in their own cake. We also offer other crafts and slime parties. The kids get to take home their original artwork!

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