Top Indoor Play Places in the Portland Area

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Published Dec 1, 2015

Are you looking for a place to take the kids when the weather turns bad? If so, here are some of our favorite indoor play facilities in the Portland Area.

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Top Indoor Play Places in the Portland Area




PlayDate PDX

Slay dragons, party like a princess, play laser tag, or enjoy a puppet show with 3 levels of interactive play.

Make your next party an event to remember at PlayDate!





Dizzy Castle

Dizzy Castle is a 10,000 sq ft children's indoor playground with a state of the art 3 level castle and pirate ship play structure, cafe and special event center. Children of all ages will be amazed at the castle that towers above them over 20 ft tall! Battle your friends and defend the castle from the pirates aboard the 70ft pirate ship with 14 air cannons. For younger kids, they also have a separate fully enclosed toddler zone complete with their own slides and mini ship.




Pump It Up of Beaverton

Open Jumps and Toddler Only Jumps are available throughout the week where your child can have the time of their life. Massive inflatables let them burn off energy while they are climbing, jumping and sliding. Open Jumps are safe, indoor, climate-controlled, and fun. They also host PRIVATE birthday parties and popular GLOW parties for the most important day of the year for your child! Also, make sure to visit Pump It Up Junior of Beaverton.



Safari Sam's

This family entertainment center’s centerpiece is the largest play structure in Oregon. Your kids will have hours of fun discovering all the different features built into the jungle gym, and it is built strong enough for the parents to enjoy too! While you visit Safari Sam’s your family can also enjoy a glow in the dark 18-hole jungle themed miniature golf course, 2 bounce houses, and plenty of arcade games to entertain the whole family.




JJ Jump

JJ Jump is Portland & Vancouver’s Best Indoor Inflatable Playground & kids Party Destinations.

JJ Jump has two locations--in Clackamas, and Vancouver.





Jenni and Tommy's Kids Unplugged

With five different themed rooms for children to explore there is plenty of learning and fun going on. The age range that would benefit most from this play place is 1-6 years old. Snacks are welcome but they are a peanut/nut free facility. Parent supervision is required at all times.





Mittleman Jewish Community Center

Play in this climate-controlled Sportsplex from September to May! Toys and equipment available, including a trampoline and gymnastics equipment. Adult must remain in the Sportsplex. Best suited for kids aged 18 months to 5 years. Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 10am-12noon.




St. Johns Swapnplay Community Sharing

St. Johns Swapnplay Community Sharing is a sharing community that connects families in an atmosphere that engages children in purposeful play while deepening their connection to each other and to the earth. Their outdoor and indoor spaces are designed for children 0 to age 10. There is a large open play area for gross motor skill development and other pocket rooms off the main room where specialized play happens, from Lego building to craft projects.



Southside Swap & Play

Southside Swap & Play provides a wealth of benefits for members. Families have year-round access to three large indoor play area, each over 1,000 square feet. These rooms are perfect for babies and young children that really need room to run, play and socialize, especially during the rainy months. Each room is designed to support gross or fine motor skill development for children ages 0-5.




The PLAY Boutique

The PLAY Boutique is an innovative, family “edutainment” destination for both parents and their children from birth to 10 years. They combine education & entertainment experiences equally focused on children and their parents. The modern amenities are presented in a sophisticated fashion with a children's PLAYSpace at the center of it all. In addition to the Indoor PLAYSpace, they also have a family style cafe, and a variety of programs for kids of all ages.






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