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Kansas City Birthday Party Guide

Birthday party ideas and fun in KC - Overland Park - Olathe - Shawnee - KCK - Leawood - and Beyond!

By Melissa Basgall, Macaroni Kid Kansas City March 1, 2021








Type of Party Business: 

Luxury Ball Pit and Soft Play Rental

Location: 

Available Metro Wide (delivery fee may apply)


Play Haus KC is Kansas City’s premier luxury ball pit & soft play rental. Offering the largest selection of ball pits in KC! Choose from 9 different ball pits and 7 soft play sets. Our neutral and pastel colored equipment sets a modern tone that will pair perfectly with any decor or theme. Perfect for birthday parties, weddings, corporate events, or any special occasion.








Type of Party Business: 

Party Entertainment Venue

Location: 

Overland Park

Take the stress out of organizing and hosting a birthday when you choose to throw your 100% Private Party at Pump It Up, Overland Park! We simplify the process by assigning you a Party Pro, assisting with the party, decorations, cleaning up after, and more. We also offer Toddler Parties, Private Play Dates, Open Jump, and host field trips! We are committed to providing an all-inclusive, safe, unique, and private birthday party experience! SPECIAL OFFER: When booking, use code MKKC22 and get $50 OFF your booked party! Schedules fill fast, so book your party TODAY! 







Type of Party Business: 

Custom Charcuterie

Graze & Gather KC is a charcuterie/grazing business that specializes in all types of custom charcuterie! From classic meats and cheeses to unicorns and candy, they have something for everyone. 







Type of Party Business: 

Birthday Gifts/Party Favors

Location: 

Nationwide Shipping Available










Type of Party Business: 

Custom Cakes and Sweets

Location: 

Metro Wide
Local Pastry Chef Creating Unique and Elegant Custom Cakes and Pastries. Catering To All Types Of Celebrations and Events.
-Cakes. Cupcakes. Cookies. Tarts. Dessert Bars
-Birthdays. Weddings. Showers. Graduations

Baking People Happiness One Cake At a Time







Type of Party Business: 

Party Entertainment

Location: 

Metro Wide

Upon A Dream Princess Parties is an entertainment company serving the Kansas City Metro area. We specialize in character entertainment for birthday parties and public events alike. With a focus on building confidence and character, we make it our purpose to spread joy and fuel the imagination. At Upon a Dream, being a princess is about the kindness in your heart, not just the tiara on your head. By empowering the children of today, we believe that we can inspire them to become tomorrow’s strongest leaders.  








Type of Party Business: 

Dessert/Party Favor

Location: 

Metro Wide

Sugar + Sky is a craft cotton candy business that offers live spinning by the hour, cotton candy cakes, or personalized party favors and gifts for your guests. We offer nearly 50 handmade flavors, and will set up at your event to fit your theme. Make your event memorable and book Sugar + Sky today!











Type of Party Business: 

Desserts

Location: 

Metro Wide

Sifted By Sarah is a local woman-owned business that takes your event to the next level. Order customized buttercream cakes and cupcakes to wow your guests with not only beautiful floral designs but amazing tastes and flavors as well. All baked goods are handmade and customized by Sarah and guaranteed to make your event the talk of the town. Reach out via any of the links below to get started on your order!






Type of Party Business: 

Party Decor/Party Services

Location: 

Metro Wide-Nationwide Shipping Available


Carefully crafted play kits that encourage hands-on play, imagination, and discovery. Great stocking stuffers or party favors!






Type of Party Business: Party Decor/Party Services
Location: Metro Wide
Ages: 0-99
Phone: (913) 533-7500

Alpha-Lit KC is a Kansas City based rental company specializing in the highest quality aluminum marquee letters and specialty event rentals. You spell it, we light it up! We take your event to the next level…lighting it up, your way. Our marquee letters are 3ft tall and our marquee numbers are 4ft tall. We have a variety of symbols including (!, ?, #, &,) a football and heart symbol. Our letters light up any and every event from weddings to birthday parties, graduation parties, corporate events and more!







Type of Party Business: 

Swim School, Indoor Pool Parties

Location: 

2848 W 47th Ave, Kansas City, KS 66103

Ages: 

0-99

Phone:

(816) 656-8600

Emler Swim School Pool Parties are weatherproof! It’s always the perfect temp at Emler Swim School - no need to worry if there’s rain, sun, snow, because our pools are indoors and we keep them heated year-round! Best of all, Emler allows you to bring up to 30 guests at no additional cost! A certified lifeguard is required and included in the price of the party, as well as a designated water watcher who acts as another set of eyes on the pool. After pool time, a private party room is provided for continued celebration. 


Emler Swim School facilities are state-of-the-art, with high end UV water purification systems designed to help your child feel warm, comforted and safe! We also follow strict Covid guidelines! 


For more information and to book your party today, click here!







Type of Party Business: 

Indoor/Outdoor Venue Rental

Location: 

6800 Zoo Dr, Kansas City, MO 64132

Ages: 

0-99

Phone: 

816-595-1234

Celebrate your big day at the Zoo! We are currently offering a modified birthday party package that includes a two-hour rental of the sunroom in our Zoo Learning Center for up to 10 children (10a-12p or 2-4p). Zoo admission is included. Rides bands are available as an add-on. You are welcome to provide your own decor, food, and activities. $140 ($126 FOTZ members).





To inquire about including your business in this guide, please email us at melissabasgall@macaronikid.com