Guide to the Best Birthday Parties In & Around Jacksonville

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Best Birthday Parties in Jacksonville

LET’S CELEBRATE! One of our most asked questions from you, our readers is about birthday parties and how to make them amazing! From birthday party places to ideas, we have the best curated list of ideas for kids party places in and around Jacksonville! From local birthday party locations for toddlers and big kids, entertainment, desserts, party supplies/favors and so much more, we want to share with you our favorite businesses for birthdays in the greater Jacksonville area. We hope this resource makes your planning a little easier and wish you all the HAPPY that comes along with birthdays and celebrating our little ones grow!

Adventure Landing

Adventure Landing specializes in birthday parties for children and teens! Home of the “No-Hassle” birthday party, we have thought of it all!  A trained party captain will be at your side to help organize and host your party from beginning to end. Adventure Landing Birthday parties are guaranteed to be memorable and affordable. Check out our Birthday Party Package options and let Adventure Landing be your first choice for your next Birthday Party!

Locations: Adventure Landing Jacksonville Beach | Facebook | 904-246-4386, Adventure Landing Jacksonville Blanding | Facebook | 904-771-2804,  Adventure Landing St. Augustine | Facebook | 904-827-9400

Bay & Bee

Have your next party at Bay & Bee! Let us make your special celebration memorable and easy! Our play space is the perfect backdrop for any 1st to 5th birthday celebration. Let the children play, while adults get to socialize with each other. We provide a safe, clean, open space for play, where children can enjoy play environment designed for their curiosity and imagination, while adults relax and mingle. Our wonderful staff members help you set up, will cut the cake and clean, so you can create memories. Your party. Your unique style. Bay & Bee was voted best party venue 4 years in a row by Jacksonville Magazine Best in Jax! Two convenient locations Jacksonville and Bartram Springs.

Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex

Jacksonville Ice is The Home of The Birthday VIP! Your child will be the most Celebrated person in the building.  We specialize in smiles and your Birthday VIP is guaranteed to leave with memories that will last forever.  Celebrating a Teen or Tween?  We’ve got a package just for them, too.  Let us put your celebration on ICE.

Creative Me Art Studio

Looking for a fun and different venue for hosting your next birthday party? Creative Me Art Studio offers the unique opportunity for you to host a custom art themed birthday party for anyone (children and adults) aged 5 years or more. We offer 3 budget friendly packages each of which include up to 10 participants (including the birthday child), 5 clusters of balloons, color coordinated tablecloths and plates, utensils, cups and napkins as well as an amazing art lesson for your guests and the use of our Party Room. Party package prices vary based upon the type of art lesson and the length of your event.  Upgrades are available such as adding additional guests, providing goody bags, keepsake mylar balloons and cupcake pedestals.

Package A = 1 hour Watercolor/Paper Art Project & 1 hour use of Party Room – $300

Package B = 1 hour Air Dry Clay Art Project & 1 hour use of Party Room – $325

Package C = 1.5 hour Canvas Painting Art Project & 1 hour use of Party Room – $375

Sweet Pete's Candy

Sweet Pete’s Candy is the sweetest destination in Jacksonville for children, teens and even adult birthday parties. If you’ve haven’t visited their location, it’s an understatement to call it a candy store, it’s a candy mansion! Located in the old historic Seminole Club building, Sweet Pete’s is a 23,000 square foot confectionary emporium, boasting a fully functioning factory, multiple retail floors of candy, a full restaurant and bar, rooftop patio and dessert bar. Pete and his team of candymakers  share their passion and expertise through hands-on interactive candy-making birthday parties. Perfect for children ages 5 and up; the birthday boy or girl can choose from lollipops, taffy, chocolate bars, gummies and more. Sweet Pete’s also offers birthday party theme upgrades featuring unicorns, dinosaurs, princess’ and silly putty, where a special candy will be matched to the theme along with a toy, décor, ice cream cake and more. Teens and adults can also celebrate at Sweet Pete’s with a Party with Your Peepscelebration, Ice Cream Social or Grown Ups Can Party Too event.

Girly-Girl Parteas

Girly-Girl Partea’s specializes in themed birthday party planning in North Florida. As Jacksonville princess party planners, we offer fully customized packages with 60+ princess, mermaid, and superhero characters. We’ve celebrated over 1,000 birthdays since our inception in 2008. You invite the guests and let our talented team handle the rest.

Pump it Up

Pump it Up is THE place to celebrate your child’s special birthday! The dedicated staff ensures a safe, easy and fully customizable experience. Parties are 100% private, ensuring that Pump It Up is the safest choice for your child’s party. Each party has a dedicated staff member that sets up, entertains the kids, and allows you to relax and enjoy the experience. Parents love watching their kids bouncing, jumping, and sliding on our gigantic inflatables.  Don’t celebrate your special day with the general public, host your PRIVATE party at Pump It Up!

zig+zag balloon

Florida’s premier bespoke balloon artists, specializing in organic balloon installments and personalized hand-lettered balloons. From birthday parties, grand openings, baby showers and special events, we pride ourselves on our attention to detail and creative use of color.

​Visual artists at our core, if you can dream it, we can make it happen. (And if you need some help in the “inspiration” department, we’ve got you covered there, too!)

Creative Grain Studio

Join us in our San Marco Studio for a fun and crafty party your child and guests won’t soon forget! Starting at $25, each child will complete a personalized sign with the colors of their choice. No goodie bags necessary! There is plenty of time for cake and lunch, socializing, and glitter! Every time your child sees their handmade wooden sign, the memories they made on their special day will bring them joy! Check out our website to book your party today!

Lah Dee Dah Travel Spa

Lah Dee Dah Travel Spa is North Florida’s very first mobile spa party bus for kids, bringing the ultimate girl party to your very front door! Our specially designed party bus boasts the capacity to perform mani/pedis for relaxation, dress up for the fashionistas, undoubtedly the best dance party around, followed by a grand finale stroll down our pink carpet! Parents we encourage you to kick back, relax and socialize while the girls get pampered…you don’t lift a finger, we’ve got all the details covered!

Doing Dishes Pottery Studios

Doing Dishes Pottery Studios provide the perfect, hassle-free way to have a birthday party, whatever your needs are. We set it up and clean it up. Your guests will have a wonderfully unique experience, great memories, and a creative party favor – their original work of art! Two convenient locations – San Jose and St. Johns.

Events Uncorked

Birthday Party in Jacksonville -Events Uncorked
Celebrate this next birthday with style and ease. Events Uncorked creates one-of-kind themed party-planning guides that help you throw a pin worthy party without the price tag. Each guide includes clickable links to all decor and supplies, styling tips to set it up in your own home with practical tips to minimize day of scrambling, on-theme suggested menu, detailed planning timeline and a party budget. Let us take your stress away so you can focus on what matters – celebrating your little one!

Sensory Towne

Come have your child’s next Birthday party at Sensory Towne. Sensory Towne is a unique, fun, active play space with interactive motion-sensored floors, swings, rolling slides, glide tracks, rock walls, foam and ball pits, a great chill spa with bubble tubes, fiber optics and much more. Let our fun, interactive staff take care of all the details for you while you relax with your guests. When you book a party with us, we close the gym for your party, so we are not open to the public during that time. Great keepsake craft, paper products, silverware, tablecloths, admission to up to 20 children and 2 fun counselors included with all packages. Prices start at $250.00 and vary depending on the package requested. Have your child’s favorite character come out to the party to surprise them by adding it on to any package. Book online or by calling Sensory Towne today.

Mobile Masterpieces Jax

Birthday parties Jacksonville - Mobile Masterpiece Jax

Mobile Masterpieces Jax is a traveling art workshop making its journey through Northeast Florida. For any group of creatives- we set up shop and guide you step by step through the process. The only requirement is the location of your choosing. All materials, including tables, will be provided!

Mobile Masterpieces works with children for birthday parties or homeschool groups, adults for birthday parties or BYOB parties, seniors, and special needs groups. Choose from various workshops on our Masterpiece Menu in mediums such as: Ceramics, Alcohol Inks, Painting, and Mixed Media.

Contact Rebecca at 904-674-1131 or by email.


Custom home-baked cakes for any occasion. KaityBaked specializes in buttercream layer cakes with simple, elegant designs.

Princess Patch Girls Spa

A spa for girls ages 3-13 to enjoy a day of pampering. We have created “The Ultimate Girly Experience” here at the Princess Patch! We offer mani’s, pedi’s, cucumber facials, glitter tattoos, and sparkling makeup. Book a Spa Party with US or call to schedule a day of pampering.

Amazing FacePainting by Linda

Amazing Face Painting by Linda and her team of artists and performers will help make your event a success! We have face painting, airbrush, balloon twisting and more. We’ve been serving Jacksonville, FL and surrounding areas since 2005 and would love to serve you and your guests!

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Lindy Mullen
Lindy is a Nashville, Tennessee native, soaking in the beach life with her husband and two adorable kids. A full-time marketing manager for over 10 years, Lindy has spent time working with shopping centers, local and national retail businesses, and planning community events. Upon relocating to her husband's hometown of Atlantic Beach in 2013, Lindy enjoys a more flexible schedule as a work-from-home mom and retail marketing consultant, and helps Jax businesses get in front of local moms as the Director of Sales for Jacksonville Mom (formerly Jacksonville Moms Blog). In her free time, she enjoys exercising with friends, trips to the beach or park with her kids, eating sweets and the occasional kid-free shopping trip!


  1. I’m a stickler when it comes to parties ( i have to plan every. single. detail ) – But I recently visited Sweet Pete’s and I must say it is truly a hidden gem of Jax! Our baby girl will be turning 5 in December and a Tutus and Tootsies will look amazing in Sweet Pete’s venue (: !!


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