Best Play Dates in Amarillo

“Let’s plan for a playdate!”

Whether you are the parent or the child, playdates are a great way to develop meaningful skills.

During playdates, children are able to develop meaningful relationships with other children while working on important life skills like communication and socialization, taking turns and sharing as well as engaging in new activities.

Playdates also pose many positive benefits for the adults involved as well, such as reconnecting with the non-parent side of you while de-stressing and socializing with other parents.

Planning a play date should be anything but stressful-- To help out,  we took care of the what and all you need to take care of is the who and when with our list of the top 3  playdates in the Amarillo Area.


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1.) Snapology of Amarillo

A great way to kick back and relax with other parents while your child enjoys an educational and fun-filled play date is with Snapology of Amarillo Snapology provides a variety of STEAM filled ways for your child to enjoy their play date while you and the other parents enjoy a much needed “adult play date”. Best of all, Snapology of Amarillo will bring their activities to any location of your choosing! Just give them a call and let them help you with the logistics.

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2.) Skate Plex

Planning a play date at Skate Plex of Amarillo ensures that children will have fun, while parents will be able to kick back and relax in the nostalgic environment of a classic skating rink. Skate Plex is an inexpensive way for your child to enjoy hours of fun during a playdate while parents can conversate and get in touch with others about when they were a child. Open skate is available Thursday-Sunday and requires socks to be present upon renting skates. Non-skating adults and/or children are free.

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3.) Brush with Art of Amarillo

Who says play dates shouldn’t be relaxing for the parents and the kiddos? At Brush with Art of Amarillo, you can enjoy socializing and creating art with other parents, while your child does the same with other children. You can drop in anytime during business hours, no appointments necessary to enjoy the following during play dates:

  • Paint-Your-Own Pottery
  • Make a Mosaic
  • Fused Glass Projects