Guide to Birthday Parties In & Around Wichita, KS

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The Guide to Wichita Birthday Parties is back and ready to help you plan your next party! Whether you like to host at home, make every detail Pinterest-perfect, or want someone else to handle it all (especially the entertainment and clean-up), we’ve got you covered with the ultimate resource to venues, supplies, entertainment, birthday treats, and more! We want to help make birthday parties for your kiddos special.

Thank you to Tanganyika Wildlife Park for helping with the production of this guide, as well as the other local businesses and venues featured in this resource.


Wichita Birthday Parties

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

Birthday 2021 Tanganyika

Location: Goddard: 1000 S Hawkins Ln.
Ages: Ages 1-12
Cost: Packages start at $225

Special Discount: Use promo code “ictmom2021” for 10% off a birthday party package for any 2021 Tanganyika birthday party 

Make your child’s birthday party a wildly different one with animal visitors, feeding encounters, and more! Table settings, rental space (1.5 hours), and all-day admission included for all guests (all *adults and children* over the age of 3 are considered “guests”). Upgrade options available to add more ambassadors and experiences to your party! Our new splash park is included for 2021 birthday parties (opening Memorial day weekend-Labor day weekend).

Sign Gypsies

Birthday 2021 Sign Gypsies

Location: Greater Wichita Area
Ages: all ages
Cost: Starts at $90 + tax

Special Discount: Use promo code “WichitaMoms10” for 10% off your next greeting

Make Big Memories With Sign Gypsies! It was the idea that launched a million smiles (and counting). Sign Gypsies works with you to create a custom yard greeting that’s as special as your guest of honor. In fact, they do the work for you, both setting up and retrieving your installation. And with over 700 locations across the U.S. and Canada, those magic moments are closer than you think.

Happily Ever After Parties, LLC

Birthday 2021 Princess

Location: Greater Wichita Area
Ages: kids of every age
Cost: Packages start at $40

Special Discount: Use promo code “Wichita Moms” for $20 off your next birthday party package

Since 2015, they have been creating unique, unforgettable, and magical character experiences for children of all ages. With over 30 princesses, superheroes, and mascots available for birthday parties, corporate gatherings, employee/customer appreciation functions, charitable and other special events and utilizing the most desirable costumes in the market in addition to having a cast of trained performers, singers, and dancers who love to entertain children, this company stands out among the rest.

Wichita Gymnastics

Birthday 2021 Gymnastics

Location: East: 9400 East 37th Street North
Ages: 4-11 (ask about other ages)
Cost: Packages start at $150

It’s the easiest birthday party ever because they take care of everything! Regular birthday parties include one and a half hours of fun including a rock wall, zip line, ring challenge, obstacle course, and maze. During the summer, you can also have a swim party in the heated salt water pool OR swim and gym parties where your guests enjoy time in the pool and in the gym. They set up and clean up, provide napkins, plates, forks, spoons, one juice box per child, a white table cloth, two instructors, a T-shirt for the birthday child, and birthday invitations! You simply bring the cake/cookies/cupcakes, ice cream, decorations if you’d like, pizza, or anything else you’d like to eat!

The Enchanted Mermaid

The Enchanted Mermaid Birthday

Location: East: 3201 E Douglas Ave
Ages: kids of every age
Cost: Packages start at $250 for 8 kids, $375 for 14, $20 each additional kid.

Special Discount: Use promo code “MERMOMS” for up to 5 additional children free

Magical Mermaid Birthday Teatime. Enjoy mermaid makeovers for everyone, photos and story time with a real live mermaid. Ocean art craft. Teatime set up for 2 hours with 30 minutes to set up and tear down before and after. Teatime etiquette booklets, Potion making and pixie station for each child, and goody bags. Birthday add-ons or substitutes include: Party food, and or treats, photographer, additional mermaids or princesses, balloons & confetti, face paint, henna tattoo, tarot reading, party themes such as paint night, science, dance, etc. They’ll host the party or come to you. Let them make your magical day amazing!

Exploration Place

Birthday 2021 Exploration

Location: Midtown: 300 N. McLean Blvd.
Ages: 1 and up
Cost: Packages start at $275 ($250 for members) and include up to 30 children and adults

It’s a piece of cake! Enjoy your child’s special day at Exploration Place. All exhibits are included, and you will have access to your own party room for 90 minutes, plus 30 minutes for setup. Take your party to the next level by adding on party favors or private screenings of the Live Science Show or Dome feature film. Each youth guest receives a coupon for a free snack bar item and 15% off in the Explore Store. The birthday child receives a free admission pass for a future visit and a $15 gift certificate for the Explore Store.

Sedgwick County Zoo

Birthday 2021 Zoo

Location: West: 5555 W Zoo Blvd
Ages: 0-12
Cost: Starting at $250

Party package includes 1 hour in the Party Room with a birthday host, cake, popcorn, drinks. Each child receives party favors and the birthday child receives a special birthday bag. Parties can accommodate up to 25 guests. Optional add-ons include pizza, cake upgrade, snow cones, and a Birthday Party Tour with an animal encounter! Explore the Zoo after your scheduled party time is up for a full day of fun!

Pigtails and Crewcuts

Birthday 2019 Pigtails

Location: West: 2441 N Maize Rd #1505; East: 2431 N. Greenwich Road, Ste 103
Ages: 3-12
Cost: Starting at $150

All parties are all inclusive! They provide the party hosts, dress-up, choice of 2 services, age-appropriate activity, cupcakes & juice, goodie bags and, of course, set-up and clean-up. They want the parents to enjoy the party as much as their children. Parties at Pigtails are stress free! All you have to do is show up, have fun and they will handle the rest!

Paint the Towne

Paint the Towne Birthday

Location: East: 1625 S. Rock Rd Suite 135 and West: 7011 W. Central Ste. 127
Ages: 5 and up
Cost: $15 per painter in studio or $8 each take home kit

Special Discount: Mention Wichita Mom and get a free birthday card with your party. 

Paint at the East or West studio! An instructor will guide your group step by step through a 16×20 painting. Pick from the gallery or create a custom painting. Kids will paint for the first hour and celebrate with cake and presents you bring for the second hour. You can bring any type of food, drink, or decorations. For at home birthdays, order take-home kits for only $8 each including paint, instructions, and 11×14 canvas! Pick-up East only.

The Art Park

Camp 2019 Monart

Location: East: 7230 E 29th St N
Ages: 3-adult
Cost: $250

If your child likes arts and crafts, building with their hands and being creative this is the perfect party spot for them! Birthday party package includes crafts and activities for 12 guests and they can tailor the theme especially for you. Popular party themes include canvas painting, Lego, Princess and Pirates, sculpture and science themed activities. Visit their website to see party photo albums.

Chicken N Pickle

Birthday 2021 Chicken

Location: East: 1240 N Greenwich Road
Ages: 12 and under

Food and fun spill onto the court when you celebrate with your favorite peeps at Chicken N Pickle! Start with a pickleball lesson and open play, then gather in a semi-private outdoor area for good food with good friends! Quality food is included. Chose from our menu favorites – chicken strips, sliders, tater tots and more. The onsite events team creates a hassle-free experience for you and a unique, one-of-a-kind party for your guests and guest of honor. Their spacious property offers plenty of room for safe spacing, fresh air and fun. Pickleball equipment is included. 12 child minimum. 90 minute party. Decorations are welcome.

Love of Character

Birthday 2021 LOC

Location: Midtown: 3200 E. Douglas Ave
Ages: all
Cost: Balloon Garlands start at $12/ft and Party Venue Rentals start at $150

Special Discount: Mention Wichita Mom when booking your all-included party package in our event space, and they will upgrade your 5′ balloon garland to a 6′.

They want to help you add character to your parties and gifts! Book your next party in their party space (rent the space or a package where they can do it all for you!), pick out supplies to throw a party elsewhere, and let them add fun balloons! Their balloon bar offers helium balloons and balloon garlands for pickup or delivery and installation. Heading to another party? Stop by to pickup a fun gift and card, plus you can add some balloons for a fun touch!

September Moon Cupcakery

Birthday Party Guide September Moon

Location: East: Andover
Ages: all
Cost: Starting at $25/dozen cupcakes

September Moon Cupcakery is run by Cara, a home-based cupcake baker with the passion for creating unique treats for your special moments and celebrations. She offers cupcakes, mini cupcakes, pullapart cakes, and small round cakes.

Tuffy Rays Bakery

Birthday 2021 Tuffy Ray

Location: East: Andover
Ages: all
Cost: Starting at $25/dozen cookies

Special Discount: Mention Wichita Mom and receive 10% off your order.

Tuffy Rays is owned and operated by Tiffany Grover. Tuffy Rays specializes in custom decorated sugar cookies, cakes and pastries for all events!

316-530-2223

Kids Budget-Friendly Birthday Party Venues in Wichita

We have asked thousands of moms in our Neighborhood Groups about birthday parties, and here are their recommendations for the most budget-friendly venues for your special occasions:

Click here to see what Wichita moms are recommending!

Wichita

Sedgwick County Park has several shelters – some enclosed and some open.

Wichita Public Library has rooms of all sizes at most every location around the city.

Wichita Parks And Rec – Venues all over town!

Andover

Andover Central Park Lodge

Andover Fire Station

Bel Aire

Bel Aire Recreation Center

Derby

High Park in Derby

Derby Recreation Center – gymnasium rental

Derby Public Library

The Venue at Madison Avenue Central Park

El Dorado

Summit Park Shelter in El Dorado

Maize

Maize Recreation Commission

Check out other area parks and recreation buildings and parks, and area libraries for even more great resources for your party on a budget!

Favorite Spots for Birthday Treats in Wichita

We have asked thousands of moms in our Neighborhood Groups, and here are their recommendations for favorite spots for birthday treats:

Click here to see what Wichita moms are recommending!

Cakes in Wichita

September Moon Cupcakery
913-669-5792

NiceBites (vegan, allergy-friendly & gluten-free options)
316-519-1339

JGB Sweet Creations
316-304-9893

Sugar Smitten Bakery (gluten free options)
316-371-7442

Cameo Cakes (gluten free options)
316-945-9772

Fresh Cakes (gluten free and allergy-friendly options)
[email protected]gmail.com

Wow Cakes
316-516-3351

316-308-8633

Cheri’s Bakery
316-722-1190

Bagatelle Bakery
316-684-5662

Monica’s Bundt Cake
316-630-9555

Artistic Cakes
316-729-0059

Wichita Cake Creations
316-617-5477

Posh & Petite
316-737-2833

Sweetly Scrumptious
316-681-2253

Cookies in Wichita

Sweet Sugarlicious

NiceBites (vegan, allergy-friendly & gluten-free options)
316-519-1339

Connie’s Cookies
316-832-9991

J. Rae’s Bakery
316-721-0090

Local Tart
316-409-2822

The Sweet Witch
316-253-2176

B.E. Sweet Treats
[email protected]gmail.com

Andy Kay’s Cookies
[email protected]gmail.com

Other Birthday Treats

NCredibly Sweet – chocolate covered strawberries and other treats!

The Popcorner – popcorn

Hungry Bunny – donuts

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