The 2018-2019 Athens-Oconee Parent Magazine Party List
We will update this page as new listings are received. The Party List is also printed in the Birthday Party issue of Athens-Oconee Parent Magazine. Click on the submission button below to add your business to this list.
Because details may change after this list was posted, please call individual people and places to confirm the information presented. Updated 9/27/17.
ACC Leisure Services
The ACC Tennis Center offers youth tennis birthday parties for children ages 5 to 12. The two-hour celebration includes an hour of instruction with a tennis pro, a craft, and then it’s off to our party room or patio for cake.
Cost: Prices start at $80
Sandy Creek Nature Center
Celebrate your birthday at Sandy Creek Nature Center! The two-hour party includes a 45-minute nature program of one’s choice. Program topics include: Turtle Time, Super Snakes, Wildlife Adventure or Dynamic Dinos. The remaining time is for cake, gifts, cleanup, etc. Party-goers will enjoy up-close animal encounters, Discovery Trail hikes and an inside party room with tables, chairs and kitchen access, including microwave, ice machine and refrigerator.
Cost: Up to 20 children is $95 and $65 for Sandy Creek Nature Center, Inc. members. Space Exploration is $115 and $85. The fee is due in full at the time the party is booked.
Zoo Parties at Bear Hollow Zoo
Make your next celebration a wild affair! Our 3-hour zoo parties include use of air-conditioned Zoo Operations Building, a custom zoo tour and educational animal program. For an additional fee, a one-of-a-kind specialty gourmet zoo cake in the shape of your favorite animal and tableware can be included. 30-guest limit.
Location: Bear Hollow Zoo at Memorial Park
Cost: Basic Party Package ($75) and Deluxe Party Package ($125)
Gymnastics Parties at Bishop Park
Parties consist of one hour of exciting gymnastics challenges and 30 minutes in one of the party areas. A personal party coach stays with each group of children for the first hour and a personal party host will assist parents in the party area for the remaining 30-minutes. Parents provide cake, juice boxes, additional favors and decorations. We provide invitations, plates, napkins and forks for your party participants are provided. The birthday child will receive a T-shirt, and all guests will receive a special gift.
Cost: $120 for up to 15 children in attendance; $200 for 16 to 25 children; $30 for each additional birthday child.
Alice DePass Studio of Dance
Celebrate your birthday with a wonderful dance party! When you schedule your party, you may choose one of our themes or make a special request. You bring the food, and we provide the fun! Each party includes a dance class and crafts, and the opportunity to enjoy an energetic and creative time.
Cost: Call for details
Ages: 3 and up
Ann Peden @ Spark
Choose Jewelry Making or Painting Party; parties include all materials & instruction, great for boys & girls, all ages (adults too) Jewelry Making: Celebrate with friends making beautiful handcrafted jewelry; everyone makes a handmade bracelet & necklace with their choice of charm. Painting: Make your child’s birthday a paint party! Choose from over 25 different wooden cut outs or paint a canvas – every child brings home a work of art.
Location: Market Center, 1431 Capital Ave, Suite 109, Watkinsville Ga 30677
Cost: $16/child for Jewelry Making, $18/child for Painting; minimum 8, maximum 18; parties are 2 hours.
Ages: 5 and up
Website: www.annpedenjewelry.com (click on Party Info) or email@example.com
ARTini's Art Lounge
Leave the mess & stress to us! Bring the family in for a birthday party, or we can come to you. All supplies and paper goods provided to make your paint party the best birthday ever!
Cost: $250 minimum covering up to 10 painters, $20 per person thereafter
Funopolis Family Fun Center
Make your child’s birthday memorable as they play on a choice of our most popular attractions: inflatables, laser tag, go karts, bumper cars and bumper boats. The birthday package includes a private party room, hostess, brightly colored paper goods, balloon centerpiece, food, drinks, play cards (that can be used on the 100 arcade games or 15 attractions) and Funopolis T-shirt for the birthday child. You bring the cake and your hostess will do the rest so you can relax and enjoy your child’s special day! Theme packages are available for additional cost, and some include a visit by the character of the theme.
Cost: Varied, depending on the package, 8 guests minimum
Ages: All ages
Full Circle Farm
Farm Experience and Horseback Riding Birthday Parties! Unicorn available! Beautiful setting. Kid safe horses! $200 minimum, $25 per rider per hour. Add a 2nd horse for a flat fee of $50. Indoor and outdoor spaces! Add-ons: petting zoo $50, finger-painting a REAL horse $50, horseshoe painting $5 per shoe to take home. Use your imagination and we will too! Located in Monroe.
Cost: $200 and up
Ages: toddler to adult
New Revolution Taekwondo
Master Yu introduces children to the fun and enriching martial art of taekwondo with a birthday party at NRTKD! Children receive their very own taekwondo headband and experience a safe and interactive taekwondo demonstration of blocks, kicks, and strikes, ending with a cool beginner’s board break. Master Yu also leads the party in group games with a martial arts twist. Throughout the party, Master Yu educates children on confidence, safety, and respect for themselves and for others. Birthday parties are two hours and include full use of the dojang as well as headbands and beginner’s breaking boards for each child.
Cost: Starts at $10/child, minimum $100; call for personalized quote
Ages: 4 and up
Phone: 770-850-8811, Master Yu
Oconee County Parks & Recreation Department
The Community Center at Oconee Veterans Park has rooms available to rent for indoor parties and several parks offer picnic pavilions for rental as well. Please call or visit our website for more information.
Ages: All ages
Pump It Up
Bouncing. Sliding. Climbing. Tumbling. Private party facility filled with interactive inflatables that engage and challenge children. Pump It Up takes care of the organization, child supervision, party set up and cleanup so that parents can relax and enjoy the party too! We have the most flexible food policy in town. Check out our new glow and themed adventure parties from $1 per child, as well as our new picture taking service that’s only $10!
Cost: Check Web site or call for party plans
Ages: 2 and up
Contact: John Begnaud
- Rush Trampoline Park
For fun, stress-free, party planning, book with Rush! All parties include:
• 60 minutes of Rush time
- • 40 minute use of private party room
- • Full access to all areas of the park
- • Dedicated party host to attend and assist with the celebration
- • Non-slip Rush socks
- • Plates, bottles of water, napkins, forks, and clean-up
- • Electronic invitation
- • Rush birthday gift and 60 minute jump pass for guest of honor
- • You are welcome to bring a cake
Cost: Packages starting at $199
Ages: All ages
Rebecca Sunshine Band
Rock out with Rebecca Sunshine or bring the whole Rebecca Sunshine Band for your music jam party! Rebecca brings a variety of instruments for everyone to play along, and she’ll get everyone dancing and singing together. She can customize the playlist to your party’s theme, and she can incorporate stories and puppets, too! Drop us a line via our website to get your party started. For more information visit our website.
Sew Sew Studio
Book a private sewing party with Sew Sew Studio! Up to ten participants will choose from a selection of fabrics and learn to sew a beginner-level project. This is a truly unique celebration experience. Instructors will help every step of the way, and everyone will leave with a handmade party favor! Projects include stuffed felt animals, tote bags, zipper pouches, scarves, and more. The three-hour party includes time for snacks and cake if you would like to bring them along.
Cost: $275 for up to 10 participants. All project materials are included! Call for pricing on smaller groups.
Ages: 9 and up
United Team Sports
One of the largest party and events spaces in Athens! Utilize the 20 foot ceilings, 3 courts, batting cages and 7,500 sq. ft. of turf space for any type of event. We can accommodate hundreds of people or just a few. Birthday Parties include one set of bleachers, 2 round tables, 20 Chairs, 40 minutes in the Party Room, Party Manager. Parties are 2 hours and include a 30 minute instructional section for the sport or party theme of your choice.
Ages: all ages