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Best Birthday Party Ideas in Hamilton

Published Mar 18, 2020

Looking for a birthday party idea for kids in Hamilton? Check out our list of the top spots for your next party, or services that will bring the party to you.

As we all know, planning a birthday party for your child can be a daunting task. From balancing your budget, finding a location, deciding on a cake, getting the party supplies and goodie bags....the list goes on.

Whether you're looking for a party venue to take care of everything, or a a business who will bring their service to you, here are some of our top picks:

GameTime Entertainment

With two locations (Brantford and Mississauga), GameTime is an ideal party venue for all ages.  The facilities feature video games, amazing food options, big screen TVs, and designated party areas.  Specifically for kids, they have a Virtual Reality party area, and pre-arranged meal and game card packages for party guests.

Soccer World/Batter Zone

Aside from baseball and soccer themed parties, Soccer World offers virtual reality and bouncy castle parties as well.  There is something for every age group, and party size. With high energy coages, your party can't go wrong!

Hamilton Children's Museum

Catering to the younger museum fans, the party room can be booked for 2 hours.  Party guests will be let loose to stretch their imagination with many hands-on exhibits.

Not Just Another Dance Studio

For younger kids, NJADS offers a toddler package for ages 2-4, as well as dance and face painting parties for ages 4+.  Party guests will learn a dance and perform for their parents at the end of the day!


The ideal venue for your bowling fans.  Book your private party space, and they will take care of the rest--food, bowling, arcade games, setup and cleanup.  Lighter weight bowling balls and bumpers are available for younger kids.

Hamilton Museum of Steam & Technology

Parties include a tour of the 1859 Waterworks, and hands-on crafts.  Themes to choose from are All Aboard! (train theme), Water Cycle, Science of Structures, and Crazy Casting.

Whitehern Historic House & Garden

Take a trip back in time and meet the McQuesten family.  Choose between activities like churning your own ice cream, 1939 style party games, dress-up tea, and more.

Dundurn Castle

Costumed hosts will engage party guests in Victorian activities. Themes include Carpet Bag of Fun, Skullduggery, and Garden Party.

Flying Squirrel

Birthday packages at this indoor trampoline park include pizza, bottled water, and decorations.  Pricing varies depending on the number of guests, and day of the week (Monday-Thursday are cheaper than weekends).

Crock A Doodle

Young artists will have fun with these pottery and painting-themed parties, where they can take home their creations.  Party packages include all art supplies, instruction, and party invitations.

Battlefield House Museum 

Experience old-fashioned games, dress-up in historical clothing and bake a traditional dessert. Ideal for kids ages 5-12.

Hamilton Military Museum

Relive the War of 1812, and celebrate like a soldier!  Try on uniforms, learn military drills, and handle the equipment.

Looking for some other ideas?  Here is a full list of Birthday Party Providers in Hamilton!

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