The Ultimate Guide to Children’s Birthday Party Ideas in Lancaster PA

Lancaster offers many amazing venues for birthday parties that you have to check out! Whether you’re planning a special first birthday or the ultimate class party for pre-teens, this guide includes something for children of all ages with various interests.

For each party venue, further details such as location, price, recommended ages, and party details are included to help you make your decision. Plan the perfect birthday extravaganza with one of these unique Lancaster venues!

Snapology

Snapology
Location

Lancaster PA

Price

Prices start at $145 for 10 guests. You can even pay for extras such as treat bags, cupcakes, pizza, juice boxes, and water.

Recommended Ages

Ages 2 - 14

Party Details

Choose your own birthday party theme with Snapology! The first half of the party includes theme-based building and related games and the second half includes food, cake and gift opening. Snapology also provides a party facilitator who sets-up, runs, and cleans up as well as provides supplies and makes sure the party runs on its structured schedule. You can sit back and relax while the party facilitator takes over and ensures the children have a great time!

Tiny Town

Tiny Town
Location

533 Janet Ave, Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

The deluxe package is $449 for up to 10 children and 20 adults, the premium package is $349 for the same number of people, or book a 2 hour field trip for $50.

Recommended Ages

Ages 4+

Party Details

With the premium package, you get a private party room for 2 hours, a party host to help from set up to clean up, drinks, pizza, and the birthday child gets to be Mayor for the day and lead a town parade!

And if you upgrade to the deluxe package, choose your own party theme including over the rainbow, superhero, garden tea party, custom dino, it’s a zoo, pretty princess, under the sea, island paradise, and under construction.

Go N’ Bananas Family Fun Center

Banana
Location

1170 Garfield Ave, Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

Go N’ Bananas has multiple party packages to choose from:

  • Nano’s World - $399
  • Laser Adventure - $299
  • Jungle Quest - $199
  • Tiny Tot Forest - $199
Recommended Ages

All Ages

Party Details

Choose one of the party packages, or plan a regular visit to enjoy laser tag, the game zone, mini bowling, and much more! All birthday party packages include party room access for 3 hours, and 2 hours of play time.

Sky Zone Trampoline Park

Sky

Location

1701 Hempstead Rd #102, Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

Choose the right party package for you. Prices start at $150 for the toddler package.

Recommended Ages

Ages 3+

Party Details

All party packages include one hour in the party room, 20% off coupon for all paid guest to be used towards their next visit, pizza and drinks, and a party host. Call ahead to customize the perfect party for your child or pick your child’s favorite party package.

Hands-on House Children’s Museum

Museum
Location

721 Landis Valley Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

Basic Birthday Bash Party Package - $120 ($150 for non-members)

Deluxe Theme Party Package - $200 ($230 for non-members)

Recommended Ages

Ages 2 - 10

Party Details

The Hands-on House Children’s Museum offers interactive exhibits and educational programs. Party packages include birthday cupcake and juice, use of private party room, a hands-on helper, and ample time to check out the hands-on museum exhibits for playing and learning at the same time. Choose the deluxe theme party package to have the option of a butterfly fairy princess party or a superhero celebration.

Bounce Kraze

Bounce
Location

407 Granite Run Drive Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

Pricing for party packages are as follows (for up to 8 children):

  • Basic Kraze - $159
  • Deluxe Kraze - $199
  • Super Kraze - $239
  • Ultimate Kraze - $279
Recommended Ages

Ages 1+ (must be able to walk)

Party Details

At Bounce kraze, each party package comes with 1 hour 45 minutes of bouncing, 45 minutes in the private party room, pizza and drinks. There is so much to do for the children with endless ways to bounce and an arcade.

Rocky Springs Entertainment Center

Rocky Springs
Location

1495 Millport Rd, Lancaster, PA 17602

Price

Kid’s party packages start at $225

Recommended Ages

All ages

Party Details

When you’re celebrating at the Rocky Springs Entertainment Center, your child gets to choose from an endless list of themes and color schemes. Enjoy your own private party room, bowling, laser tag, pizza, drinks, and party favors.

Laser Dome

Laser Dome
Location

2050 Auction Rd, Manheim, PA 17545

Price

Kids birthday party packages:

  • Laser Universe - $400
  • Galaxy Quest - $300
  • Space Journey - $200
Recommended Ages

Ages 3+

Party Details

Enjoy many different attractions depending on the party package you choose, including laser tag, racing zone, VR roller coaster, and more! All packages provide access for 3 hours in the party area, 2 hours of play, and pizza.

Spooky Nook Sports

Spooky
Location

75 Champ Blvd, Manheim, PA 17545

Price

Prices start at $330 for 8 kids, and increase depending on the theme.

Recommended Ages

Ages 3+

Party Details

Perfect for the active kids who are into sports. Choose from their various party themes like all-star sports, rock climbing, or bubble ball, or customize your own party plan. The party facilitator will make sure everything runs smoothly.

Chuck E. Cheese’s

chuck e cheese
Location

2020 Fruitville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

Prices start at $12.99 with a minimum of 4 kids.

Recommended Ages

All ages

Party Details

Every party includes the Ticket Blaster Experience for the Birthday child, Birthday crown or tiara with 8 tokens, jumbo guitar balloon, rock star recognition in the birthday show, 30 tokens per guest as well as soft drinks and 2 slices of pizza per child. A party host/hostess will be there to help ensure maximum entertainment for every child!

Jen’s Pottery Den

Pottery
Location

711 Olde Hickory Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

Different party types include:

  • Pottery or Mosaic Party - $15 per person
  • Clay or Fashion Party - $20 per person
  • All New-Painting Party - $25 per person
Recommended Ages

The clay, fashion, and all new-painting party are for ages 8+. All ages are welcome for the other party options.

Party Details

Get messy in the clay station, try out the pottery wheel, decorate with mosaic stones, design glass fused jewelry, or paint your own personal masterpiece on a canvas.

Art Matters Studio

Art Matters
Location

486 Royer Dr, Lancaster, PA 17601

Price

Must pay $25 booking fee. Arty Party price minimum is $175 depending on theme and number of guests.

Recommended Ages

Ages 3 - 15

Party Details

Choose from different party options including paint and play (ages 3+), my favorite things (ages 6 - 9), or fine art party (ages 10 - 15). Next, choose from a large variety of themes for your child’s special day. All parties include a private event room, staff member to guide the party, aprons to protect clothes, and a giant birthday card for all of the guests to sign.

The Country Barn

Country Barn
Location

211 Donerville Rd, Lancaster, PA 17603

Price

Prices start at $249 for 10 children.

Recommended Ages

Ages 2 - 12

Party Details

Enjoy your child’s birthday in a decorated party barn, which includes a goodie bag and a meal. Or choose the Country Barn Jubilee package so the children can feed the barnyard animals and choose either a fossil dig or gem mining activity!

Lancaster Science Factory

science
Location

454 New Holland Ave, Lancaster, PA 17602

Price

Prices start at $12 per child.

Recommended Ages

Ages 4 - 14

Party Details

The basic package gives you access to the party room for 90 minutes, and admission to the entire science factory for the whole day. Or, upgrade to the Experiment package to have a party host lead a hands-on science activity and demonstration for the children. The Experiment Plus Package includes everything in the Experiment package, plus ice cream cakes from Good Life Ice Cream and Treats.

Lanco Fieldhouse

Fieldhouse
Location

1901 Miller Rd, East Petersburg, PA 17520

Price

Call for pricing information. Rates depend on size and type of party.

Recommended Ages

Ages 5+

Party Details

Let the kids enjoy an hour of playing all of their favorite sports, like flag football, soccer, dodgeball, kickball, and more. Or choose Turf Wars, their more popular birthday option, where kids run around barriers and obstacles playing capture the flag, last man standing, and other cool games. If you really want the kids to have a blast, try Bubble Ball, where the children get to play their favorite sports wearing giant, inflated bubble suits!

North Museum of Nature and Science

North
Location

400 College Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603 (Located in Franklin & Marshall College)

Price

Price starts at $150 for up to 25 guests depending on membership status.

Recommended Ages

All ages

Party Details

All parties include one hour in the party room, an all-day admission to the museum, and decorations. Upgrade to the Exploration Party to have a host guide the guests through a 90 minute exploration where they get to choose to become a paleontologist, astronomer, zoologist, or chemist for the day!

Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park

Dutch
Location

2249 Lincoln Hwy, Lancaster, PA 17602

Price

$6.99 per person for the Party Package. This is after purchasing admission to the park.

Recommended Ages

All ages.

Party Details

Receive special visits from the Dutch Wonderland characters and enjoy your party inside Merlin’s Restaurant. The Party Package also includes chips, pretzels, cupcakes, and unlimited fountain drinks for all guests.