Best Birthday Party Ideas in Halifax

Published May 29, 2018

To help you plan your child's birthday party we've put together a list of the best party venues and party suppliers in Halifax!


Planning a birthday party for your kid can be touch. From loot bags, to cake, to what kind of pizza to order, there are endless items you need to organize. Picking a party venue is probably both the biggest and hardest decision for any parent. After all, you will have to balance budget, your kid's interest, proximity, etc.


To make things easier we have put together a list of some of the best places to have a birthday party in Halifax. Please take a look!


Bricks 4 Kidz Nova Scotia

Bricks 4 Kidz offers a fantastic birthday party using Lego bricks which allows kids to have lots to have lots of fun but also learn by using unique models that cannot be found in any shops! Bricks 4 Kidz has a selection of options that parents can choose from, such as adding a cake, models to take home, and even t-shirts. The birthday child receives a VIP bag, invites are provided, and each child receives a mini figure to take home. Parties can last from 1 hr 30 mins to 2 hrs 30 mins, depending on the package you take, and how long you would like the party to last.


Go Active Kids

Go Active Kids offers safe, fun before and after school care programs and birthday party rental packages to keep kids moving and encourage healthy play. They also have summer camps where your child will have the opportunity to meet new friends, take daily hikes down our nature trails , exploring and learning about their outdoor environment. Everyday will include outdoor water fun, arts & crafts, and free play on our indoor and outdoor playgrounds. 



Hatfield Farm

Hatfield Farm offers everything from trail, wagon & sleigh rides to the perfect venue for your child's Birthday Party. They have all-you-can-eat hot dogs OR all-you-can-eat pizza! All you need to bring is the cake and presents. Their Cowpoke Birthday Adventure will include a wagon or sleigh ride to and from Fort Clayton, supervised playtime in their indoor heated Rubber Rodeo, all-you-can-drink (juice, soda pop, water, coffee & tea), napkins & cups.



Mad Science of the Maritimes

Mad Science birthday parties entertain children of all ages with exciting, high-energy, interactive shows that come to you. No mess, hassle-free birthday parties packed with science and fun! Mad Science has a laboratory full of interactive demonstrations and activities to make your child’s next birthday party the best ever! They have two themes from which to choose: Dry Ice-capades! or Glow-in-the-Dark. Every child at your Mad Science party will also make a fun, hands-on item to take home. Options include slippery slime or a colourful bouncy ball. Pick your child's favourite!


The Kids Fun Factory

The Kids Fun Factory will handle all the stress and plan your birthday party for your kids. Space rental is more affordable than you think, and you don’t have to worry about entertainment planning or cleaning up the mess created by your little citizens. With Birthday Party Rentals at The Kids Fun Factory, you can just relax and enjoy watching your kids have a blast… it’s how parties are supposed to be.




Razzmatazz for Kids

Razzmatazz for Kids is an award-winning musical duo that has been performing for almost 20 years.  Sandy Greenberg and Thomas Cormier bring their unique and interactive concerts of children’s music to festivals, special events, schools and libraries. Sandy can entertain your little ones with a action-packed puppet show and fun, interactive songs with guitar.  She will also face paint all the guests with their choice of sparkling rainbows, unicorns, snakes, lightning zaps, hearts, and more.



4Cats Arts Studio

4Cats art studio birthday parties are hands-on art experiences and every child gets to take home a creation born from his or her own imagination. The duration of the party is 1 hour & 45 minutes. First hour for art instruction, remaining 45 minutes for food and birthday cake. It was just the right amount of time for a kids' party. They offer a variety of party themes (paint splatter party, clay party, dragon party, fairy party georgia party, pop art party, star force party and the van Gogh party). Please be dressed for mess!



Aplaydia & Ivy School of School 

They close the facility to the public so that you can enjoy Aplaydia exclusively!  They offer different Party Packages that best suits your liking. They offer 4 Private Party Packages and each Private Party Packages includes accommodation for up to 30 children including the birthday child, clean up after the party, 2 hours of private use of the eating area (seating for 30) and playground and the birthday child receives free admission to Aplaydia on their next visit! Please note that SOCKS are required for everyone at all times in the playground area.  Hosts are recommended to bring extra socks for their guests of the party.


hop! skip! jump! Indoor Play Space

Let your little one's birthday party be extra special at hop! skip! jump! They have three colourful party rooms to choose from: orange, blue and pink! The Blue Room can admit 32 persons and the Pink and Orange Rooms can accommodate 24 persons each. They also have five different birthday party packages depending on how many little ones will be attending. They have a dedicated area for toddlers, little explorers can ride on a spinning palm tree (Yes, they do exist!), or enjoy the space spinner, balloon carnival, jump on the trampoline, ride on the animal merry-go-round and lots more! Please don’t forget your socks as they are required at all times! Adults, if you need to go into the play area to supervise your child, that means you need your socks as well!


Clay Cafe Paint-Your-Own-Pottery studio

Book your Paint your own pottery party at Clay Cafe. They will set up, clean up and guide your children throughout. Fun and easy for you. Just bring your own food, drink and paper goods. Painting Parties Made Simple! They have a Private Party Room with seating for up to 25 people for Birthday Parties (for all ages!). After your party, they will hold the pieces to glaze and fire them and you can pick them up a few days after your party.

Their expert performers are highly trained, experienced, talented and beautiful inside and out. Most of their performers have been in the industry for many years and have a great deal of experience.



Did you find a fun birthday party venue in Halifax? 


If not, don't sweat it we have a whole list of other things to do with your kids in Halifax. 


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