By: Naimah Shaw

Planning and celebrating your children’s milestones can be an exciting time. Make this year’s birthday more elaborate and fun filled than the last. Ease the stress of party planning and turn to one of the many professionals in the CSRA so everyone can focus on enjoying the big day. Whether providing a thrilling location or supplying services in your home, these party pros offer a wealth of choices to suit all interests.

MOOVE AND GROOVE

Active Climb
643 S. Old Belair Rd., Grovetown, GA
706 922-1054
www.activeclimbing.com
Choose between the Climbing Party or the Ninja Party (14 and up)

The Climbing party costs $250 and includes:
• One Hour and 45 Minutes
• Includes twelve kids – Add more for $10 each
• Roped Climbing
• Bouldering Cave
• 20 Foot Slide
• Rental Harnesses Included
• Free Birthday Shirt

The Ninja party includes:
• One Hour and 45 Minutes
• Includes twelve kids – Add more for $10 each
• Warped Wall
• Cliff Hanger
• Jumping Spider
• Salmon Ladder
• Free Birthday Shirt

AirStrike Extreme Air Sports
1249 Augusta West Pkwy, Augusta, GA
706-510-0010
www.airstrike.info.com
AirStrike’s indoor jumping facility includes a huge Ninja obstacle course, over 60 connected trampolines, foam pits, a trapeze and a Euro wall trampoline. Party package pricing begins at $225 for Monday-Thursday for up to 10 jumpers, $275 for Friday and Saturday.

Parties include:
• Birthday child jumps for free
• One hour flight ticket
• 45 minutes in the party room after jumping
• Party hostess to assist with setup and cleanup
• Party table cover, plates, utensils, cups and napkins
(or you’re welcome to bring any themed paper goods and decorations you wish)
• Flight shirt for the birthday child
• Parents can bring food and drinks

Augusta Jewish Community Center
898 Weinberger Way, Evans, GA
706-228-3636
www.augustajcc.org
Rent a banquet room starting at $300 (50 persons) for six+ hours, the pool (available from Mother’s Day through Labor Day) for $225 for two hours ($75 for each additional hour) or the entire facility, including tennis courts, baseball fields, soccer fields and the basketball court for $1500 for 10 hours. Pool rental and entire facility rental includes two lifeguards for up to 25 swimmers. Additional lifeguards are required for greater than 25 swimmers at $15 per hour.

City of Aiken—Citizens Park
Sprayground & Track Rentals

945 Barry Johnson Blvd., Aiken, SC, Citizens Park
803-642-7761
If you are looking to host a birthday party, gathering or special event, consider a rental of the citizens park fields, sprayground, or track. Call for details and information about our rental availability and pricing.

Jump City
4446 Washington Rd., Suite 7, Evans, GA
706-262-4653
www.jumpcity.us, www.augustamoonwalks.com or email at jumpcityrentals@gmail.com
Jump city delivers the party to your backyard. Rent inflatable slides, bounce houses, obstacle courses and water slides beginning at $140, depending on the apparatus. Up the fun with a Sumo suit ($155), a dunk tank ($150), a rock wall (call for quote), a popcorn machine ($50), a sno-cone machine ($50) or a cotton candy machine ($50). Tables, chairs, generators, inflatable movie screens and sound systems are also available.

Jump’n Jitterbugs
North Augusta, SC
803-571-9001
www.facebook.com/JumpinJitterbugs.
Rent inflatable bounce houses, water slides and combo units. Free delivery and set up. Call for pricing.

Monkey Joe’s
368 Furys Ferry Rd., Suite 2, Martinez, GA
706-922-JUMP(5867)
www.monkeyjoes.com
Choose from a theme or standard party package accommodating up to 24 children ages 12 and under. Party prices range from $174 to $334, depending on the number of children and the day of the week. Make it a theme party for an additional $50. Optional add-ons include balloons, goody bags and ice cream. Additional guests are $10 each.

Includes:
• Two hours in a private party suite
• Dedicated party pro
• Drinks
• Paper products
• Invitations
• Gift for the birthday child
• Pizza
• Bring your own cake
• Socks are required

Family Y of Aiken County
621 Trolley Line Rd., Graniteville, SC
803-349-8080
www.thefamilyy.org
Indoor parties are available on Saturdays for children ages two and older. Younger children will enjoy the soft-play room. Children ages five and over will want to party in the game room with X-box system, art station and more. For a two hour party, members pay $150; non-members pay $200. Plus $50 deposit.
Outdoor parties in the water park are available seasonally,. Includes one hour of water park play and one hour in the party room for one to 20 guests. For non-private parties, members pay $250 and non-members pay $300. Winter time pool rental does not include the water park and rents for $200 for members and $250 non-members. Rent the water park for a two hour private party: Members pay $300; non-members pay $350.

Whether celebrating indoors or out, parents supply cake, food and drinks.

The Family Y of Greater Augusta—
Wilson Branch

3570 Wheeler Rd., Augusta, GA
706-922-9623
www.thefamilyy.org
The Family Y of Greater Augusta offers two types of indoor birthday parties for members and non-members. Call for pricing, guest size and party details. Parents supply cake, ice cream and decorations. Clubhouse Parties with Play in the Two-Story Tree house.

Include:
• Birthday games upon request
• Inflatable fun
• Two party assistants
• Invitations

Family Adventure Center Parties Include:
• Rock-climbing wall
• Inflatable fun
• Tumbling area fun
• Two party assistants
• Invitations

Pool Parties at the Wilson Branch
Indoor Pool and Water Park

lphall@thefamilyy.org
Enjoy a pool party year round by hosting your child’s party at our indoor pool! Private and Non-Private options are available. Outdoor water park parties are seasonal with private and non-private pricing options. Please call for pricing, guest size and party details. Parents supply cake, ice cream and decorations.

Pool and Water Park Parties Include:
• Invitations
• Pool time/party time in private room
• Lifeguard
• Music by request

The Family Y of Greater Augusta—
Marshall Family Y

1202 Town Park Lane, Evans, GA
706-364-3269
www.thefamilyy.org
Children ages three to 12 can have a birthday party at the Marshall Family Y on Saturdays between the hours of 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. or on Sundays between the hours of 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Younger kids will enjoy the soft-play room. Older kids will like the Kids Club House stocked with video games and a foosball table. Please call for pricing, guest size and party details. Parents supply cake, ice cream and decorations.

Parties Include:
• Two attendants to help set up, clean up and supervise.
• A separate room for food, presents and cake

Neptune Dive and Ski
2305 Redwood Drive, Augusta
706-737-7900
www.neptunediveandski.com, email at neptunedivenski@aol.com
Indoor pool parties available on Saturdays only.
Party package is $125 for two hours, up to 15 children, one lifeguard; $150 up to 25 children, Two lifeguards.

Parties Include:
• Pool use
• Lifeguards
• Tables and chairs

The Salvation Army Kroc Center
1833 Broad St., Augusta, GA
706-364-5762
www.salvationarmyaugusta.org or email
Allyson_campbell@uss.salvationarmy.org
Party like a Kroc star in the gym or the indoor pool. Party packages start at $225 for up to 20 guests and $330 for up to 40 guests for two hours. Reserve your party day and time with a $50 deposit. Al la carte options for an additional charge include food, beverage, themed packages and extra space.

All Parties Include:
• A party planner (Two hours)
• Party room
• T-shirt for birthday child
• Invitations.
• Paper products
• Lemonade
• Cupcakes
• Plates and utensils

Splash in the Boro
1388 Highway 24 East Statesboro, GA
912- 489-3000
www.www.splashintheboro.com

Under The Dome” Party Availability Days
• Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Included In The Party Package
• Party host for two hours
• $150 for 15 people ($5 per extra party guest)
• Pool admission for 15 people from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ($5 per extra party guest – paid on date of party)
• Personalized birthday cake “Get Splashed! Happy Birthday ‘Insert Name.’”
• Drinks (water and punch/lemonade)
• Party Kit (candles, plates, utensils, cups and napkins)
• T-shirt for birthday child
• Table(s) for presents and drinks/cake
• Splash balloons and table cloth

PLENTY OF PAMPERING

Tiaras & Pearls
3241 Washington Road, Augusta, GA
706-922-7721
www.tiarasandpearls.net

Princess Party:
• Up to two hours for eight girls (this number includes the birthday girl)
• Mini Manicure/Mini Pedicure
• Spa robes provided while receiving services
• Runway—choice of princess dress or tutu
• Eight standard invitations. Additional invitations are $.50 each
• Toast to the birthday girl
• Photos of the party on a DVD
• All parties are expected to start at its scheduled time, otherwise, a $35 late fee will be added to your total
• Additional girls are $30 each

Glamorous Party:
Additional girls are $40 each. In addition to the Princess
Party package this party includes:
• Party lasts up to two and one half hours
• Makeup application/princess face painting

Enchanted Party:
Additional girls are $50 each. In addition to the standard party package this party includes:
• Makeup application/princess face painting
• Special goodie bag for the Birthday Girl
• Karaoke
• Includes flatware, plates and cups

The Royal Treatment Party:
Additional girls are $50 each. In addition to the standard party package, this party includes:
• A Tiaras & Pearls Princess that will accompany your princess in a limousine to deliver up to eight invitations to her guests
• Makeup application/princess face painting

The Spa-Jama Party (Especially for Tweens—Friday nights only):
Tweens come dressed in your favorite PJs, bring blanket and pillow. This party can only be booked on Friday nights, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Party Duration: Up to four hours. Party to accommodate 10 tweens (this includes the birthday girl). Additional girls are $50 each. In addition to the standard party package this party includes:
• Make-up
• Tattoo
• Magazines
• Signature Drink
• Two Large, One topping pizzas.
• Popcorn
• Dancing
• Karaoke
• PG-Rated Movie (Birthday Princess’ choice)
• LOTS of girl talk!

Other packages available (call for information):
• T&P BFF Package (on the go)
• Tiaras & Pearls Package
• Tiaras & Pearls Ultimate Package
• A la carte Services

HORSE AROUND

Hilltop Riding Stables
N. Range Rd., Building 508, Fort Gordon, GA
706-791-4864
www.fortgordon.com
Party fees are $220-sponsored or $250-unsponsored. Available party times are 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Reservations must be made in advance. Parent provides cake, food and drinks.

Includes:
• Four ponies on a carousel for onw hour (for ages six and under) or four one hour guided trail rides (for ages seven and up). Extra horses available for $23 each. Extra ponies available for $11 each.
• Tablecloths
• Balloons and streamers
• Party room
• Picnic areas, some with grills

Graystone Ranch and Wildlife Education Center
1017 McManus Rd., Hephzibah, GA
706-360-0808
www.www.graystoneranch.com
My First Pony Parties are a fantastic introduction to horsemanship for children up to age 10. Larger ponies and horses are also available. The Graystone animal experts will assist children in riding saddled ponies and horses. Other saddled animals are also available. $225 for one hour. Lots of party packages from which to choose. Visit their website for more details.

Hidden Forrest Equestrian Center
1333 Jackson Rd., Augusta, GA
706-825-6216
www.hiddenforrest.net
Pony parties for ages four and up with up to eight children.
Parties start at $200 and include pony rides, games, use of the entire facility and an area for cutting the cake. Parents provide cake, food, paper products and other party supplies.

Almost Heaven Stables
220 Golf Course Rd, Warrenville, SC
803-663-3001
www.almostheavenstables.com
Within minutes of Aiken. Staff hand-leads two horses in the large arena for one hour, then you can stay and enjoy the picnic area for an additional two hours. Picnic area has covered shelter, grill, fire pit, wood provided for fire pit, ping pong, basketball, volleyball, horseshoes, sand box and restroom. $200.

MAKE AND CREATE

Build-A-Bear Workshop
Augusta Mall, 3450 Wrightsboro Rd., Augusta, GA 706-736-0895 or 1-877-789-2327
www.buildabear.com
Each guest makes his or her own stuffed animal friend. Party pricing starts at $12 per guest. Five-guest minimum. The party leader makes sure kids have fun while staying within your pre-set budget. Parties last 45 minutes to an hour.

Includes:
• A party leader
• Printable invitations and thank you cards

Delightful Bites Cakery
3801-C Washington Rd., Augusta, GA
706-294-5067
www.delightfulbitescakery.com or email at
events@delightfulbitescakery.com
Celebrate in style at Delightful Bites! Our Party coordinators will work with you to ensure that your CUSTOM party will be complete with all the details covered so that your group will have a blast. All parties are hands-on participation and are all-inclusive. Parties last approximately one and a half hour and are $25/child (eight children minimum), additional children at a reduced rate of $15/child. (10 children maximum) Extended parties are available upon request.

Included with every party package:
• Personalized invitations for your party
• Two hosts/hostesses
• Decorating activity—Choose from several that are age-appropriate for your group. All ingredients and decorating tools needed are included.
• A custom birthday cake and punch for the guests
• All participants will receive a small goodie bag filled with age-appropriate favors and a free cupcake card to use at the Cakery
• Snacks for adults. Parties are designed to be drop-off events, however parents are welcome to get involved, or linger in the cozy consulting room

Parties for ages Four to 2nd grade:
• Choose one of the following activities: Cookie decorating, cupcake decorating or candy making.

Parties for grades 2-4:
• Choose one of the following activities: Cookie decorating, cupcake decorating, candy making, cake pops or assembling and decorating six-inch cakes (additional $5 per child).

Parties for ages 10 and up:
• Choose one of the following activities: Cookie decorating, cupcake decorating, candy making, cake pops, assembling and decorating six-inch cakes (additional $5 per child) or “Cupcake Wars” (additional $5 per child).

Extended Parties for ages 10 and up:
• Cupcake Wars Ultimate: Teams bake and decorate their own cupcakes using secret ingredients and then presents them to be judged by the hosts and your birthday child.
• Or Choose Two: Cookie decorating, cupcake decorating, candy making, cake pops, assembling and decorating six-inch cakes (additional $5 per child) or “Cupcake Wars” (additional $5 per child).

Add-Ons:
• Delightful Bites catered lunch or dinner (price is based on selections).

My Best Friend’s Sewing Room
3850 Washington Rd., Suite 4C, Augusta, GA
706-993-8819
www.facebook.com/mybestfriendssewingroom
Two-hour sewing parties for children’s birthdays, with enough time to sew a simple project and enjoy cake and beverages. The birthday child and guests complete a simple sewing project. Parents supply cake and beverages. Children ages nine and up machine sew a pillow, a drawstring backpack or a small tote bag. They learn how to pin, make a straight stitch and are guided in using an iron. Children ages seven to eight stuff a plush animal and use hand sewing to make stitches and sew on buttons. Ask about other options. $240 for eight children minimum (they can take up to 10 at their discretion). A $100 nonrefundable deposit is required to reserve date. The party must be paid in full five days before the party date. There is a drawing for a prize

Parties Include:
• Sewing machines, supplies and sewing instruction
• Invitations
• Paper products
• Decorations

Michaels
211 Robert C Daniel Pkwy., Augusta, GA
706-738-9330
www.www.michaels.com
Book a party for a crafty kid and up to 10 guests. Cost is $50 plus the cost of project supplies for each child. Cost of supplies varies according to the craft project selected for the party. The party includes a decorated room, paper products and the assistance of a store associate for two hours. All the cleanup is done for you, too. Parent brings food, cake and drinks. Reserve your child’s party at least one week in advance.

Birthday Package Includes:
• Craft supplies for nine children
• Decorated room
• Assistance of associate
• Two hours in party room
• Drawstring party bag for the birthday child

Smocks Art Parties
742 McClure Drive, Augusta, GA
706-833-9696
jennifer@smocksaugusta.com.
A Smocks Art Party is a unique way to celebrate your child! Choose your favorite artwork from our collection, and let Smocks take care of all of the planning, prep, entertaining, and clean up while your child and their closest friends have a blast creating their own painting (the ultimate party favor!) All you need to do is provide the cake and beverages. Birthday parties are scheduled on Fridays and Saturdays for children turning six or older and last two and a half to three hours. Parties are held at our home studio. Package A: 12x12 or 11x14 gallery wrapped canvas (Two and a half hour party) $310 for nine children. Package B: 16x20 gallery wrapped canvas (Three hour party) $340 for Nine children. Add up to two additional children for $20 each.

Both packages include:
• Personalized party invitations
• Thank you notes
• Coordinating paper plates, napkins and spoons
• All art supplies
• Party decorations
• Birthday gift (11x14 personalized canvas)
• Balloons
• Photographs of the party
• Two hours of step-by-step instruction by owner, Jennifer Rucker
• 30 minutes allotted for cake and presents

Artsy Me
4275-B Washington Rd., Evans, GA
706-432-6396
www.artsymestudio.com or email at cricket.artsyme@gmail.com
Birthday parties for kids ages five and up with a minimum of six children for one and a half hour. A $40 deposit secures the date. Parents bring food, drinks and paper products. Party room holds up to 20 people.

Choose from a variety of party packages:
• Artsy Party includes a ceramic plate, mug, bowl or critter for each child to paint and is $18 per child.
• Extra Artsy Party includes a plaque, bank or keepsake box for each child to paint and is $20 per child.
• At the Canvas Celebration Party each child createsan 11×14 canvas with acrylic paints ($20 per child). An Artsy Me staff member walks each child through creating a masterpiece.
• The Glass Galore Party opens the world of glassfusing while creating a six inch glass-fused sun catcher or plaque for children ages eight and up, $25 per child.


Little Dippers Painting Parties

706-699-4449, contact Haley Tam
www.sip-and-dip.com
Each child creates his or her own masterpiece in a fun, step-by-step painting class. All supplies are included. Parties last one and half hour to two hours. Birthday girl or boy may choose the painting from the gallery on the website. Ages five nd up. Free printable invitation. Adult supervision required for children under the age of five. Three canvas sizes available: $35/child for a 16”x20” canvas (Five person minimum), $25/child for a 12”x16” canvas (Six person minimum) and $15/child for a 9”x12” canvas (10 person minimum). Party may be held at a location of your choice or at the MAC on Main Art Gallery in Thomson, Ga., for no extra cost. A $50 deposit is due two weeks prior to the event.

Arty Party of Augusta
www.artypartyfun.com
eprice@artypartyfun.com
706-267-8453
Plan an Arty Party at your home or the venue of your choice. Professional, artistic face painting is $120 for one hour of $75 per hour for two or more hours. Henna parties, great for teens and adults and are the same price. Canvas parties for children and adults are $300 for up to ten artists and $25 per additional artist. A 50% deposit reserves your party. Check out “Arty Party of Augusta” on Facebook for beautiful photos of their work.

Van Gogh and Vino
110 Pleasant Home Rd., Suite 2-B.
Le Pavilion Shopping Center. Augusta, GA
706-284-6649
VanGoghandVino.com
Kids Painting Parties are fun, educational and an exciting new way for your child to be creative. “Mini Vinnie” Parties (Ages six to14) Cost for parties: $150 deposit required to reserve the date. Balance due at time of event. $275 covers up to 10 painters. Each additional painter is $25. “Mini Vinnie” parties are scheduled on Saturday’s from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. or Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Parties include:
• A theme-specific painting for your party (with three weeks advanced notice).
• All the painting materials, art instruction and fun!

GET IN THE GAME

Skateland of Augusta
2451 Windsor Spring Rd., Augusta, GA
706-796-4048
www.www.skatelandofaugusta.com
They take care of everything but the cake, with several party packages to choose. No charge for non-skating parents. Choose from options to have party during public session, on a weekend or night or a private party.

Basic party (public session) includes ($130):
• 10 children, $8 each additional child
• Ice cream cup for each child
• Unlimited soda
• Birthday child receives a t-shirt, speed skate rental, and free pass for future visit
• Free skate rentals for guests
• Party table area, paper goods, table cloth and balloons. 50 minutes in party area
• Invitations
• Dedicated party hostess
• Parents of birthday child skate free
• Make it a hotdog or pizza skate party for an additional charge

Super Duper (public session) Party ($260):
• 10 children, $11 each additional child
• Everything in the basic party plus two large single topping pizzas
• 10 glow products
• One pair of GTX-500 speed skates for the birthday child

Brunswick National Lanes
3067 Washington Road, Augusta, GA
706-860-1668
www. bowlbrunswick.com
Choose the Birthday Party KidZ package for a birthday celebration with bowling, pizza, soft drinks and more. Or, provide your guests with MEGA fun at a MEGA value with our MEGA Birthday Party KidZ package – including extra goodies for the guests and a keepsake signature bowling pin for the birthday kid that the guests can sign.

Gordon Lanes Bowling Center
Ft. Gordon, Bldg. 33200, 3rd Ave., Fort Gordon, GA
706-791-3446
www.fortgordon.com
Bowlopolis Birthday Parties includes one hour of bowling and one hour in the party room, shoe rental, choice of three meals and treat bag. $11 per child (minimum of 10 children).

Augusta Aquatics Center
3157 Damascus Rd., Augusta, GA
706-261-0424
www.www.augustaga.gov
Parties are held on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for children ages 12 and under. $150 fee includes admission for up to 20 swimmers. Call to make reservations.

Includes:
• Party room
• Beverages and Goodie bags
• Paper products
• Display board message for birthday child

Premiere Martial Arts
401 West Martintown Rd., North Augusta, SC
803-640-8443 706-432-6963.
701 Devika Dr., Grovetown, GA
www.hensleypma.com or email at info@hensleypma.com
Qualified martial arts instructors at Premier Martial Arts will lead the children in games, activities, and a safe karate lesson. Parents can sit back and watch or they can participate in all the activities themselves! They accommodate any size party from five guests to 50. Parties last one and half hour to plenty of time for cake and ice cream. The fee is $195. They also can offer appearances by any and all four of the ninja turtles or Panda. The fee is $50 per character to make a 10 to 15 minute appearance and for picture taking. By request they also have a 30-foot inflatable tumble track at the North Augusta location. For a $25 fee party guests get 30 minutes of jumping and tumbling fun.

Augusta GreenJackets
Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Rd., Augusta, GA
706-922-9467
www.milb.com or email at thenderson@greenjacketsbaseball.com
Watch the game and celebrate together. $15 per person. Season starts in mid-April.

Little Caesar’s Birthday Party Includes:
• Reserved tickets
• Autographed baseball for the birthday child
• Little Caesar’s Pizza and dessert
• Free Admission to the Fun Zone
• Table in the Fun Zone for food and cake
• Sing Happy Birthday on the dugout

C & C Gymnastics
1340 Augusta West Parkway Augusta,
(706) 364-4785
www.candcgymnastics.com or email Flip@CandCGymnastics.com
Birthday parties start at $175 for up to 15 kids, $5 each additional child. Parties with gymnastics, games and fun!.

Parties Include:
• Full hour of gymnastics with a coaching staff.
• Party space for Cake and presents

Gymnastics Gold
124 Cedar Ln., Augusta, GA
706-650-2111
www.gymnasticsgold.com
Kids enjoy age-appropriate games using a variety of gymnastics equipment. Party packages for ages four and up to accomondate up to 20 children. Prices are $150 for members, $175 for non-members. Additional fees for additional children. Parties last one and half hour nd are held Friday nights and Saturdays. No parties scheduled in June and July. Two trained instructors supervise. Make reservations at least two weeks in advance. A $25 deposit is required.

Includes:
• Party area and we clean up afterwards
• Drinks
• Invitations
• T-shirt for the birthday child

Haydens Gymnastics and Cheer Academy
4300 Evans to Lock Rd., Evans, GA
706-868-0608.
www.haydensgym.com.
The Hayden’s birthday experience for up to 10 children begins with games in the gym, followed by an obstacle course and time on the trampoline and in the pit. Trained coaches supervise. Parties last 90 minutes for $250. Additional half hour of gym time can be scheduled for $50. Parent supplies food, cake and paper products. Pay $5 for each additional guest. A $50 deposit reserves the date. Pool parties may be scheduled during summer months.

Includes:
• Professional instructors
• Set up and clean up
• Invitations
• Table decorations
• Goody bags.
• Special gift for birthday child.

Platinum Sports and Complete Game
3855 Washington Road Evans, GA
706-814-5916
www.www.playpscg.com/
Whether its an athletic event or a birthday party, all specific needs will be met.Private facility Rental: $225 for two hours, Half court rental $30/hr, Full court rental $50/hr (long term contract and special pricing available)

Birthday Special includes:
• full facility- $250 for two hours
• pizza and drinks for 10 kids
• T-shirt for birthday child
• price is for 10 children -$4 for each additional child


Putt-Putt Fun Center

3763 Martinez Blvd., Martinez, GA
706-868-0083
www.www.augustagabirthdayparties.com
Birthday party packages range from $9.99 per person to $14.99 per person. Kids can participate in activities including laser tag, the game room and batting cages, in addition to playing putt-putt. Secure your desired party day and time with a $25 deposit.

All packages include:
• One attraction of your choice
• 15 gameroom tokens
• Indoor total play (soft play area)
• One Hour in a private party room
• Rita’s Ice Custards or substitute a birthday cake
• Unlimited soft drinks while in the party room
• Party invitations and paper goods
• Birthday gift for the honoree.
• Group party photo
• Party supervisor


Red Wing Rollerway

3065 Washington Rd., Augusta, GA
706-860-1548
www.redwingrollerway.net
Open session parties start at $195 for up to 10 guests and a two hour private parties are $325 for up to 20 guests. The birthday child participates for free in both packages and additional guests are $7 each. Birthday parents skate free.

Includes:
• DJ
• Games
• Skates
• Invitations
• Balloons
• Soft drink, hot dogs, chips and cake
• Paper products
• T-shirt for birthday child

Seigler’s Karate Center
4471 Columbia Rd., Martinez, GA
706-855-5685
West: 370 Furys Ferry Rd., Ste. 1, Evans, GA
706-364-3535
The perfect party for active kids! Karate and games…plus you can cut your cake with a real samuri sword!

Ninja party for up to 20 guests is $399 and includes:
• One and a half hour of facility use
• Two instructors, one rubber ninja star for each guest
• Two cheese pizzas, beverages, plates and napkins
• One Ninja suit for the birthday child
• Karate class and Ninja obstacle course
• Birthday child board breaking
• Ninja cutting sword ceremony
• $5 for each additional guest
• Other party themes available


Southern Tang Soo Do Martial Arts Studio

2007 Tobacco Rd., Augusta, GA
706-793-6603
www.stsdkarate.com
Two-hour parties cost $225 for up to 12 children. Additional children are $8.50 each. Parents are welcome to bring food and snacks. A CD with party pictures is available for $15.

Includes:
• Karate-themed invitations and thank you notes
• Karate uniform for the birthday child
• Martial arts headbands for each child
• A balloon for each child.
• Party tables with karate theme
• Cake, drinks and ice cream
• Goodie bags with VIP pass for a free karate class for each participating child

EATS AND TREATS


Chuck E Cheese

3435 Wrightsboro Rd., Augusta, GA
706-737-4557
www.www.chuckecheese.com
Plan a birthday party with pizza and games or organize your own walk-in party without reserving a party package. On-line party reservations are available as well as e-vites. Choose from the Star package , the Super Star package or the Mega Super Star package. Minimum of four children. Parties start at $12.99 per child.

All Packages Include:
• Two hours of reserved table space
• Ticket Blaster experience for the birthday child
• Crown for the birthday child
• Star recognition in the show
• Game tokens for each child
• Pizza and free refills on drinks
• Party host or hostess
• Festive tablecloth and plates

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream
1115 Agerton Lane, Augusta, GA, 706-731-9929
516 North Belair Rd., Evans, GA, 706-210-5160
www.realicecream.com
Outdoor parties during store hours at Bruster’s are $175 for up to 20 people (Two hours). Additional guests are $20/per person. Please inquire about prices for ice cream catering for off-site parties. Packages available for Augusta and Evans locations only. We offer a tour of the store, make your own ice cream and more.

Includes:
• Bruster’s ice cream cake
• Nathan’s Famous hot dogs, chips and fountain drinks
• Balloons
• Paper products
• Set-up and cleanup
• A birthday message on the leader board

Dippin’ Dots
706-364-3476
3328 Washington Rd., Augusta, GA
www.www.dippindots.com
Choose from one of three party packages starting at $6.50 per person with a minimum of 10 people, including a party in which each child receives a glitter tattoo for $7.50 per person. Parent can supply cake. They will even open to host parties before regular store hours upon request. Take-home party packs are available by pre-order. Call for details.

The Pink Dipper
501 Georgia Ave., North Augusta, SC
803-279-4100
Rent their party room by the hour ($25)

BUILD THEIR BRAINS

Bricks 4 Kidz
706-513-5789
www.www.bricks4kidz.com
Two hours of non-stop fun with Lego® bricks. Kids ages four and up will love a Bricks 4 Kidz party. Basic birthday package starts at $185 for eight children and includes invitations, paper products, drinks, a Bricks 4 Kidz t-shirt and an awesome party host! Builder Birthday package starts at $240 for eight children and includes many extras in addition to the basic package such as pizza, mini-figures and mini-models for kids to take home. Parents bring the cake.

Parties Include:
• Party host
• Invitations
• Free play time plus lots of games and challenges
• Paper products
• Bricks 4 Kidz® t-shirt for birthday child
• Drinks

EdVenture Children’s Museum
Gervais St., Columbia, SC
803-400-1168
www.www.edventure.org
Throw Eddie’s Big Birthday Bash for $184-$207 for members, $230 for non-members for up to 15 guests (Two hours). Additional guests are $15 each. Adults are free. Parent brings cake and ice cream and other food. Party add-ons available for additional charge.

Includes:
• Birthday parade led by an EdVenture Birthday Buddy
• Party room for two hours
• Special birthday ceremony in front of Eddie®
• All-day admission for party guests
• Ready-to-mail invitations
• T-shirt for birthday child

OUTSIDE ADVENTURE

Augusta Canal Interpretive Center
1450 Greene St., Augusta, GA
706-823-0440, ext. 7
www.augustacanal.com or
hmadden@augustacanal.com
Charter a Petersburg boat for up to 36 guests for $350 per boat for one hour, $600 for a three hour trip to the Headgates and back. Bring refreshments of your choice.
You can book your party at the Canal’s Interpretive Center.

Steed’s Dairy
4635 Wrightsboro Rd., Grovetown, GA
706-564-0220
www.steedsdairy.com
Birthday party activities on the farm include petting zoo, jumping pillow, giant tube slide, corn kernel pit, tube swings, rubber duckie races and more. The pavilion rents for $100. Cost per person is $4 except during corn maze season when it is $6 per person. Parent brings cake, ice cream and party supplies.

Mistletoe State Park
3725 Mistletoe Rd., Appling, GA
706-541-0321
www.gastateparks.org/mistletoe
mistletoe.park@dnr.ga.gov
A variety of birthday party packages are available featuring ranger-led programs and activities. Program themes vary from lake ecology to carnival games.

Packages Include:
• A 45-minute ranger-led program with a nature craft
• Five park passes and picnic shelter rental
• Party decorations

Camping Birthday Package Includes:
• Two campsites overnight and picnic shelter rental
• 45 minute program
• Five park passes

Additional Options Include:
• Souvenir bags
• A state park-themed birthday cake.
• A t-shirt for the birthday child
• A second ranger-led program

Patriots Park
5445 Columbia Rd, Grovetown, GA
706-863-7523
www.columbiacountyga.gov
A variety of facilities are available to rent from a multi-purpose room to gyms and pavilions. Bobby Waters Gymnasium is a popular place for birthday parties. Rates for the multi-purpose room are $30 per hour or $200 per day. The basketball gyms can also be reserved at a rate of $35 per hour or $200 per day. Patriots Pavilions can be reserved for $75 per day or free of charge on a first-come first serve basis. Other pavilions at Columbia County parks such as Blanchard Woods, Riverside and Wildwood Park can be reserved as well ranging in price up to $200 per day.


Phinizy Swamp & Nature Park

1858 Lock and Dam Rd., Augusta, GA
706-828-2109
www. phinizycenter.org (click on Kid’s Birthday Parties tab)
Nature Explorers Birthday parties available. Small party (up to 15 children) $190. Large party (16-25 children) additional $7.50 per child. Members receive a 10% discount.

Party Includes:
• Phin & Izzy puppet presentation, activities and games.
• Guided explorative nature hike (approx. one hour)
•. Popsicles
•. Reusable kid’s sports water bottle for each child
•. Phin and Izzy kid’s t-shirt for birthday child
• Birthday party invitations
•. Four hour room reservation—includes time for parent to set up and break down party decorations
•. A Phinizy Swamp Nature Guide

Reed Creek Park and Wetland
Interpretive Center
706-210-4027
3820 Park Lane, Martinez, GA
www.ReedCreekPark.com
Birthday parties for children ages five and up take the party to nature and the great outdoors with guided activities. Parties last 90 minutes. Member cost is $150 for up to 10 children plus $6 for each additional child. Non-members cost is $200 for up to 10 children plus $7 for each additional child. There is a 14-child maximum. Full payment must be received two weeks in advance of the party date.

Includes:
• Nature games and activities.
• Paper products
• Balloons and decorations
• Cake, drinks and goody bags
• Invitations.

MOVIE TIME!

Regal Cinemas Augusta
1144 Agerton Lane, Augusta, GA
706-667-9713
www.regmovies.com
Make your birthday child (ages three to 11) a “Star for a Day” with their own party at the movies. Call for pricing. Adults responsible for their own admission. The party room is available at an additional charge either before or after the movie. Party room rental includes paper products and beverages.

Movie Party Includes:
• Admission and game tokens
• Reserved seating
• Zap Pack.


Riverwatch Luxury Cinemas

832 Cabela Drive Augusta, GA
706- 664-0925
www.gtcmovies.com
Free Movie Ticket for your birthday
One free restricted admission available for use seven days before and seven days after your birthday.
Call for additional details on special birthday packages.

The Salvation Army Kroc Center
1833 Broad St., Augusta, GA
706-922-1533
www. salvationarmyaugusta.org
The Movie Critic Party is a two and a half hour party that includes a rated G or PG movie of your choice (pending approval from our movie provider), popcorn for each attendee and up to one hour in the party room after the movie (time is based on length of movie). Party packages start at $225 for up to 20 guests and $300 for up to 40 guests for two hours.

All Parties Include:
• Party room with a party master
• T-shirt for birthday child
• Invitations
• Paper products
• Lemonade
• Cupcakes

GO HIGH TECH

Rolling Video Games
www. RollingVideoGames.com
rvgaugusta@aol.com
706-830-4389
They set up, entertain and clean up! Packages start at $225 for a one hour party with the Game Coach. A two hour party with the Game Coach, 30 full color invitations and cake is $250 and up depending on the day of the week.

Includes:
• A Game Coach who serves as an on-site tech that assists with playing the games and encourages fun and balanced play for guests
• Game Truck and trailer come rain or shine. A fairly level parking area is needed
• Xbox 360 and Wii stations allow 16 gamers to game at once or separately
• Vibration-rocking stadium seating
• Tons of game choices available.

Level Up Game Center
3837 Martinez Blvd., Augusta, GA
706-305-3780
www.level-up-augusta.com
Three party options from which to choose. Kids 12 and up can plan an all-night party event for $20 per guest. Food and tournaments for prizes are included. A second party option is a private rental with packages starting at $125 per hour. Parents supply the food.

The Playhouse
4107 Riverwatch Parkway Martinez, GA
706- 426-8493
www.facebook.com/pg/PlayhouseGA
Fantastic family fun and a great party spot. Relax while your children have a blast with the Playhouse Rangers on a large, indoor jungle gym. Want to burn some energy too? Go head to head in the race car video game, basketball arcade game, or a game of pool. Coming soon for ages seven and up. Enjoy a friendly game of Indoor Paintball.

XP Gaming Lounge
4534 Washington Road, Ste. 12, Evans, GA
706-524-2018
www.xpgaminglounge.com or www.facebook.com/xpgaminglounge
This family friendly video game lounge is perfect for birthday parties! Equipped with Xbox One, Wii U and high-powered gaming computers. Regular hours: Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m., Friday and Saturday, 6:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m.

• Sunday-Saturday Available for private parties
• $165 for up to 15 people for a two-hour party
• $195 for up to 20 people for a two-hour party

BRING IN THE CLOWNS

tmt Productions
www.facebook.com/tmtdj21
dj@gmail.com
706-825-1041
DJ entertainment with 10 years of experience. They provide DJ entertainment for birthday parties, weddings, dances, proms, and other events.

The Clubhouse Kids Puppet Theater
350 Marshall St., Martinez, GA www. mjohnpuppet 706-951-7938
man.wix.com/theclubhousekids.

Birthdays R Us Package:
• Ventriloquist act or puppet show
• Comedy magic show and balloons for everyone
• $100.00 for one hour up to 40 guests

Birthday Bash Package:
• Ventriloquist act, puppet show and comedy magic act.
• Balloons for everyone plus a lesson on how to make a balloon figure
• Birthday person receives a crown and a gift
• $150.00 for one hour up to 40 guests

Acme Fun Factory
www.jinglesandcrew.com
706-294-5910 or 803-652-8335
Schedule clowns Jingles and JJ to entertain at your child’s next birthday party, bring in Mr. Magic to perform or surprise your child with a visit from his or her favorite superhero or character. One entertainer is $150 per hour. Add an additional entertainer for just $75 per hour for up to 15 children. Pay only $1 for each additional child. Acme Fun Factory also rents a variety of inflatables, concession equipment (such as sno-cone and cotton candy machines) and tables and chairs.


Vintage Ooollee

1121 Broad St., Augusta, GA
706-724-2591.
Let mom or dad pose as a friendly character at your next party. Costumes include a kitty, teddy bears, bunny rabbits, puppy dogs and more. Popular storybook character costumes also available. Come in a week before rental date and get fitted. Rentals start at $50.

Uncle Sam’s Magic Show (Sam Harden, Jr.)
www.unclesamsmagicshow.com
706-945-2053
Professional full-time magician and storyteller, Fun family oriented comedy magic entertainment and balloon twisting. Specializing in children’s birthday parties for ages four and up. These shows are colorful and engaging with full audience participation and the use of selected volunteers. The birthday child is the star of the show.

Magic With A Twist!
4128 Fair Oaks Road, Martinez, GA
706-855-9177
info@magicwithatwist.com

40 min Magic Show

Magic Wand for the Birthday Child

Magic Set for the Birthday Child

Jumbo $1 dollar bill for all the kids with 4 easy to learn tricks printed on back.
This type of show turns your child into the star of the show. The format of this comedy show allows the child to do the magic with the help of Magic Mike. Live animals are used throughout the show, but be sure to keep this a secret from the birthday child. Pick one of our party packages below or customize your own by mixing and matching the best features to suit your child and your party needs.

Requirements
• The Birthday Shows are best when done indoors and a minimal performance space is required. If an outdoor show is desired please let us know when booking your party and we will try to meet your needs.
Pricing is based on date and time of the event, location and size of the audience will influence the final cost.

Inflatables
• Magic With A Twist has assortment of inflatables along with inflatable games for your next event. All of our games are changeling to play which makes it fun for both young and old.

Birthday Party Magic Class
• Magic With A Twist’s magic classes are professionally tailored for children 5 years old and up. Each trick taught has been hand selected by Magic Mike. This hands on magical birthday class is sure to be a hit at your next party. The children will learn how to make a magic wand appear along with many other cool tricks. Magic Mike will start off the class by performing each trick, as it should be presented to an audience. Then each child will be given the necessary props and guidance to perform each trick themselves. At the end of the class each child will have all the props including their very own magic wand, to perform magic for family and friends. For completing the class each student will also receive an official Magic With A Twist’s diploma. The birthday party magic class is based on 12 children.

Comedy Show
• Comedy magic shows will amaze, delight, and bring a smile to everyone’s face. It provides fantastic entertainment for all age groups. Ideal for: Social events, Parties, Adult Birthday Parties, Churches, Weddings, Civic Groups and Fundraisers. This show requires a reasonable performance space.

Regular Show
• Regular magic show is serious and intense magic that will have your audience afraid to blink. The fast-paced high-energy performance will have your audience on the edge of their seats as animals appear and disappear. It is perfect for: social events, parties, churches, weddings, civic groups and fundraisers. This show requires a reasonable performance space.

Strolling Show
• A very exciting form of magic because it is done up close and right before your eyes! This type of magic is perfectly designed for cocktail parties, dinner events, tradeshows, grand openings and receptions. Walk-Around Magic captivates small groups of people on a one-on-one basis. Magician Michael Gilliland entertains with magic that happens right in the guest’s hands! You can even combine strolling magic with any other show.

Adult Show
• Adult shows provide more in-depth magic for the sophisticated audience. The show is packed with mind-boggling stunts that will keep the audience amazed. This show requires a reasonable performance space.

Singing Princesses
www.singingprincessesga.com.
www.facebook.com/singingprincesses.
The Singing Princesses will help make your little princess’s dreams come to life, even if just for a day! Dressed as fairy tale princesses, these professionally trained vocalists will create an enchanting experience that won’t soon be forgotten. Depending on the party package that is chosen, the Princesses will provide your guests with an afternoon of singing, dancing, storytelling and learning the meaning of true beauty. The experience can conclude with a Fairy Dust Coronation, making each attendee a true princess. The Singing Princesses are available for events throughout the CSRA.

Party Guide information provided by the organizations listed or appear as listed on their website and may change without notice to Augusta Family Magazine.