Top Indoor Playgrounds in the Halifax area

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Published Jan 20, 2017

Our favourite indoor playgrounds in the Halifax area offer a variety of fun activities for kids while keeping them dry during the winter months!

Top Indoor Playgrounds in Halifax

Look no further for fun indoor play facilities!  Here are some of ChatterBlock's favourites in the Halifax area.

The Fun Zone at Dalplex

Dalplex’s Fun Zone provides countless hours of fun, excitement and active play for kids ages 10 and under. It includes a ball pit, two different size slides, hand-over-hand bars, tubes to crawl and climb in, a play house and more – it’s heaven on earth for kids!

Childcare is available daily at select times and for an additional fee.

You can also book your child’s next birthday party at the Fun Zone! Bring up to 20 kids ages 10 and under, then let them play for an hour in the Fun Zone and then let them eat and play for an hour in the birthday party room. We supply balloons, napkins, plastic forks and paper plates, as well as a microwave and fridge…you just bring the kids, the food and the cake!

Pricing: Access to the Fun Zone is included in a Dalplex membership or drop-in fee of $20 (includes up to 2 adults and any of their children). A birthday party is $160+tax.

The Play Box

The Play Box is a vibrant indoor playground and café, located at Evergreen Place in Dartmouth.  The play structure has been carefully designed with children and parents in mind. There are lots of activities to keep the younger guests amused, whilst line of sight allows you to see your children (unless you want to join them having fun in the structure!)   You can enjoy a coffee and relax, knowing your child is safe.

Open 7 days a week, The Play Box offers an enticing variety of espresso based drinks. The café has a great menu, including homemade chilli and children’s food boxes, which are a massive hit.

There is also free Wi-Fi to ensure parents get a chance to catch up on their internet surfing. The Play Box also hosts children’s parties, to take away the hassle and allow everyone to enjoy the event.

Pricing:  Under 12 months and adults free of charge. Children aged 1-3 years $5.35 +HST; children 4-12 years $6.70 + HST (for all day pass). Discount given for military, fire and police on production of service ID. 10 visit punch pass cards available. Group bookings for HST registered organizations available on request.

At Play Cafe

Dartmouth’s original largest indoor play space is designed with one thing in mind: comfort and enjoyment.  At Play Cafe staff takes great pride in making your visit as relaxing as possible.  

Your toddlers and preschoolers will enjoy our large open concept play space with activities and plenty of room to run, while you sit back and enjoy your coffee and chat with friends.  Looking for birthday party ideas, ask about our themed parties and private events rentals.

Pricing: $6.00 per child (all day play), Children under 8 months free with paid sibling

Rebel Space Indoor Playground & Cafe

Rebel Space Indoor Playground is a two-level soft-play unit equipped with slides, vertical climbs and tunnels to provide endless fun for children ages 3-10. A separate toddler area for children under 3 includes a train table, play castle, wall puzzle and climber. All play equipment and play surfaces are cleaned daily with non-toxic cleaners.

For the parents, enjoy a steaming hot coffee, espresso or latté in our café or curl up on one of the comfy sofas in the play area. They offer complimentary Wi-fi of course so don’t forget your ipad or laptop.

Pricing: Family Pass (up to 5 children) $15.00 | Regular Admission (over 36″ tall) $7.00 | Additional child (over 36″ tall) $5.00 | Toddler (30″-36″) $5.00 | Infant (under 30″) free | Adults free

Hop! Skip! Jump! Indoor Play Space

hop! skip! jump! Indoor Play Space boasts a 3,500 square foot, three level, multi-colour play structure that includes a spider climbing tower, slides, ball blaster, a ball pool and more! The toddler section features a carousel, balloon carnival, trampoline, and a merry-go-round.

There are also three birthday party rooms, a café, and a lounge area. Each aspect of the facility is perfectly designed to host children up to 12 years of age accompanied by their parents and caregivers.

Pricing: Child (5 to 12 years) $12.99; Toddler (Under 5 years) $9.99; Adults & Infants Free!

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Note that Rebel Space is now closed (has been for over a year)

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