Every parent wants to do something special for their child’s birthday party. Not just cake, ice cream and balloons. We are fortunate that there are many terrific Westchester birthday party places where you can create a fun and memorable birthday for your child.

Here are 5 locations that offer different types of parties, something to make every birthday boy or girl smile on their special day!

Westchester Birthday Party Places New York

For Active Kids - JCC Mid-Westchester, Scarsdale, NY

JCC of Mid Westchester
999 Wilmot Rd, Scarsdale, NY 10583
(914) 472-3300

One of the reasons JCC Mid-Westchester tops our list for great kids birthday parties is that they offer a variety of party types to choose from. They have active themed parties – for example a Zumba party to keep every child dancing, or a Gymnastics party where everyone can learn how to tumble and turn. If your kids like to swim, you can choose the Pool Party. There is also a Sports Birthday Party held in the gym.

For creative kids, try the Art Birthday Party. They also have parties which can be customized for children with developmental disabilities. Parties for between 12 to 20 children, depending on the type of party you choose.

For Kids Who Like Nature - Greenburgh Nature Center, Greenburgh, NY

Greenburgh Nature Center
99 Dromore Rd, Scarsdale, NY 10583
(914) 723-3470

Birthday parties are only held for members only, but joining the Greenburgh Nature Center is very easy to do. Some parties are held year-round and others are seasonally themed. It can be fun to celebrate something that relates to the current season.

During the fall there are Cidering parties. In the winter there are Winter Birds parties. In the spring there are pond activity parties. Scavenger Hunts are held during spring, summer and fall. Animal themed parties are held year-round.

There is also a playground you can have the option to use (you have to reserve it when planning your party) on the day of the birthday party.

For Kids Who Like to Cook & Eat - Kids ‘r’Cookin’, Rye, NY

More and more families are embracing home cooking, so it is no surprise that kids are becoming interested in cooking. Why, we’re even seeing kid pro cooks on reality TV! If you have a kid cook or wanna-be cook at home, why not plan a cooking themed party? At Kids ‘r’ Cookin’ your child and their friends can learn how to make family favorites that include homemade pizza, mac n’ cheese, homemade salsa or dirt pudding.

For Crafty & Creative Kids - Bangkok Bead, Dobbs Ferry, NY

Bangkok Beads
10 Cedar St, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
(914) 693-3399

Fun parties to make beaded jewelry are available for girls & boys ages 7 through 19. Kids can make basic jewelry or more advanced styles of beaded jewelry, depending on skill level. The store has 100’s of beads and stones, so kids can create jewelry that is truly a unique work of art. The store carries a large selection of beads from different cultures. Parties can be held at the store or in your home, with a jewelry designer.

For Kids Who Like to Play - Leapin’ Lizards, Port Chester, NY

The Leapin' Lizards
421 Boston Post Rd, Port Chester, NY 10573
(914) 937-5867

You never have to worry about inclement weather if you choose an indoor play activity center like Leapin’ Lizards. This indoor play activity center has everything your birthday child and their friends would enjoy, from tunnels, mazes, slides to an obstacle course. What would be more fun on your birthday than a race contest?

There is even a game room, complete with prizes to win. The snack bar features nutritious choices. Leapin’ Lizards offers popular cartoon and superhero themes such as Frozen, Spiderman, Elmo and Batman.


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