Nobody can ask where the party’s at if there’s nowhere to host the party. Austin’s no stranger to fun, and when it comes to kids party venues, we’re absolutely spoiled for choice. From enchanting gardens where fairies seemingly flit about, to action-packed arenas where young adventurers can run wild, the heart of Texas holds countless Birthday Party places for your child’s special day.
If anyone asks you if you know of great Kids Party Venues in Austin, you can now tell them you do – because you’ve read our comprehensive list of Kids Party Venues, with all the deets and down-low you need to make an informed decision.
Nestled in the heart of Austin, the Thinkery is more than just a children’s museum—it’s a playground for young minds. Brimming with interactive exhibits that seamlessly merge science, technology, and art, this venue fosters a space where curiosity meets fun. Its dedicated party packages simplify planning, allowing kids to immerse themselves in hands-on explorations while celebrating their special day.
The Austin Zoo, tucked away in the scenic hill country of Texas, offers a delightful blend of rescue animals and local wildlife, creating an intimate and educational experience for visitors. Its smaller size ensures a personalized touch, making it ideal for kids’ parties. Little explorers can marvel at over 300 animals from over 100 different species, engage in animal interactions, and then celebrate in the designated party areas.
Phone: +1 512-288-1490
Austin Party Cruises
Because who wants to have a party in a building when you can have it on a BOAT? See popular sights and landmarks as you take your party on a cruise around Austin in comfortable, air conditioned luxury. Or park the boat for a swim party. You are welcome to bring your own food, or let them cater for you. Showings by appointment only.
Start breeding them for Formula 1 by getting them to K1 Speed. Kids need to be 48″ or taller to have a birthday party at K1 Speed and require a minimum of 8 people. They also do teen parties. Their costings include pizza and cooldrink, a party room and even medals! It’s an experience you won’t soon forget.
Stir up your child’s inner Jamie Oliver or Nigella Lawson with a cooking class party at Foodie-Kids. They have a range of party packages with 1, 1.5 or 2-3 hour parties. They provide a monogrammed apron for the birthday boy or girl, all food and utensils and candles. Make fruit and marshmallow wands, pizza, a mini birthday cake and even punch.
Come to the largest playscape in Texas and host a 90 minute party for your child, with pizza and unlimited soft drink refills. All napkins, utensils, cups, plates and table clothes included – you must provide the cake. You can even upgrade to a glow in the dark party. Guests get all day admission to the play area.
Museum of Ice Cream
Rediscover the kid in you with Austin’s largest playground – filled with unlimited ice cream! Haven’t you ever wanted to swim in a pool of sprinkles? They’ll add a sparkle to your party with customized food and beverages. Ride on a cookie carousel and learn about ice cream with 12 multi sensory installations.
Karate Kids Birthday Parties
Martial arts parties for ages 4-11. Kapow! You sort out the cake and invitations and they’ll do the rest: set-up, games, pizza, kung fu class, board breaking – yes! – goodie bags and a cake cutting ceremony with a samurai sword!
How this list of Party Venues came together..
Not by accident we can assure you. We are fortunate enough to have been a part of numerous kids parties in Austin and visited many of the amazing venues you will find above. Those that we haven’t had the pleasure of visiting yet were recommended to us by our entertainers in Austin or our clients. We have also done a fair amount of due diligence on the listings, like: Checking their online reviews, making sure their contact details are up to date and correct etc.. So that you can easily book one of them for your next party.
If you have used a local venue in the past and want to see it featured here, let us know in the comments below.
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