Best Play Dates in Aurora

“Let’s plan for a playdate!”

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

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 all while engaging in new activities. 

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

Right now you are probably thinking, “I need to plan a playdate soon”. You take care of the with who? and when? while we take care of the what with a list we have compiled of the top 3 ideas for a playdate in the Aurora area.

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Snapology of Aurora

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 Aurora.. Snapology provides a variety of play-based STEM/STEAM activities for your child to enjoy while you and the other parents enjoy a much needed “adult play date”. Using LEGO® and other building materials and technology, Snapology sneaks in a little learning while the kids are having fun. Best of all, Snapology of Forest Hills 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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Planning a play date at Nickle-A-Play of Aurora ensures that children will have fun, while parents will be able to kick back and relax in the nostalgic environment of a classic arcade. Nickle-A-Play 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.

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Bounce City of Aurora

Who says playdates shouldn’t be relaxing for the parents and a jumpin’ time for the kiddos? At the Bounce City of Aurora, you can get the best of both worlds. Your child can run and jump free in the Bounce City of Aurora’s indoor bounce house facility while parents can spend time socializing and relaxing. A win-win! Oh, and they offer all-day admission and free admission for crawlers and adults with the purchase of one paid admission.