Birthday parties are a highlight for kids, but they can be a lot of work for the parents! Between sorting out food and presents, it can be a challenge to come up with fun ideas your kids will love for a memorable birthday party. But you also want something that won’t stress you out. We’ve put together this guide of parties kids love to help inspire you and make your life just a bit easier.

Explorum Birthday Parties (Family Fun Calgary)EXPLORUM Virtual Birthday Parties

Even in the midst of a pandemic, our energetic kids keep learning, growing, and having birthdays. It can be tricky for parents to find something that’s permitted (and still fun!) when it comes to birthday parties these days, but you might be surprised at the virtual options available. The world is a fascinating place and EXPLORUM wants to help your kids discover it with a huge variety of virtual birthday parties! Read more about it here.


My Gym Birthday (Family Fun Calgary)

My Gym Birthday Parties

As a mom or dad, how do you focus on the moments that matter? The daily grind requires so much of parents, and when birthday party time rolls around, you can get bogged down in the details of planning how to celebrate your child. But you don’t have to stress over the fun and excitement of the day because, with My Gym Birthday Parties, you get to relax and savour the moments of joy during your child’s private party!

Read more about it here.

Butterfield Acres (Family Fun Calgary)

Birthday Parties with Butterfield Acres

Have a little animal-lover in your life? Consider a Butterfield Acres Farm Birthday Party to celebrate their special day! Plan for the future with their traditional birthdays OR check out these unique COVID-crisis friendly options.

Read more about it here.


Please note, many of the following places are closed, but you can plan for later.

Gamers Fun Truck (Family Fun Calgary)

Gamers Fun Truck Birthday Parties

Do you know those kids who are just passionate about video games? Well, give them a birthday party they’ll never forget! The Gamers Fun Truck Mobile Video Game Party brings you the ultimate gaming birthday! Discover the joy of letting your child have their party AT your house, but not IN your house. You can join the fun or enjoy a couple hours of peace while your kids enjoy the best birthday party they’ve had.

Read more about it here.

Trico Centre (Family Fun Calgary)Trico Centre Birthday Parties

Birthday parties are magical, aren’t they? Decorations, treats, and fun times with friends make them a highlight for kids of all ages. But birthday parties are a lot of work for Mom and Dad! That’s where Trico Centre for Family Wellness comes in! Birthday parties at Trico Centre are naturally fun for the kids and provide a great place for parents to host an easy party. Plus, they have mermaid parties. Read more about it here.


At the end of the day, most parents just want to give a satisfied sigh and feel like their child enjoyed themselves and felt special on their birthday. But whether the party is large or small, cliched or unique, doesn’t matter as much as creating a space to let your child know how valued and loved they are and that they hold a significant place in your family. Happy birthday!

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