MMB’s Birthday Party Guide

Memphis Moms Blog Birthday Party Guide 2018

Whether you love simple birthdays at home or Pinterest-worthy celebrations, we are certain that the Memphis Moms Blog Birthday Party Guide will help you plan the ideal party for your family. This guide features everything from party venues to entertainment, from climbing walls to bounce houses! A huge thank you to our title sponsors, Donut Hutt and Billy Hardwick’s All Star Lanes, as well as all the other amazing local businesses featured, for making this guide possible!

Donut Hutt

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Great donuts and great ownership are a winning combination. And when you add in a birthday party celebration, you can’t go wrong! Rick, owner and operator of Donut Hutt, is one in a million — his energy and enthusiasm are contagious. The kids stay engaged during the entire process of making donuts and bring home some sweet treats at the end. 

Donut Hutt birthday parties are all inclusive, which includes the food, drinks, party supplies, and of course the sweet treats. All you have to do is show up and enjoy!

Bonus! Not only is Donut Hutt wheelchair accessible but also sensory friendly! 


Billy Hardwick's All-Star Lanes

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Friends + Bowling = FUN! Let Billy Hardwicks All Star Lanes do the work for you! Their bowling party packages were created with both you and your child in mind. For ages 5 through 18, they can customize a party that’s easy for mom and a blast for the kids. For an extremely affordable price, you receive a family friendly venue (with excellent staff!), party tables, drinks, and pizza. You just bring the the cake and the kids! 

All packages include 1 large party table for presents, small party tables for seating and eating, friendly staff at your assistance, 2 hours of bowling, sodas, pizza, a free hour pass for each guest, and a special “All Star” shirt for the birthday kid!

Bonus! Billy Hardwick’s is wheelchair accessible with easy parking.

901-683-BOWL (2695)

The Little Gym

The Little Gym Birthday Bash is the best ticket in town for a parent looking for a stress free and super fun birthday for their child. Each 1.5 hour party comes with at least 2 trained instructors that handle all the set up, activities, and clean up for your party. This leaves mom and dad time to mingle with guests, take lots of pictures, and watch their child enjoy their BIG day. Birthday parties are held on each Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Signing up is a breeze — you can call, stop by, or simply book online. (There is a $75 non refundable deposit required). Did we mention that you get the entire 4000+ square foot facility all for you and your guests? After 25+ years, they sure have perfected the art of throwing a great party!

Bonus! The Little Gym also offers a birthday party coordinator that will help you with all the little details!


Pigtails & Crewcuts: Haircuts for kids, East Memphis

Whether you have a pretty princess or a peppy pirate, Pigtails & Crewcuts has a party for you! A team onsite will help plan your party and then execute it — leading kids in giggles galore as they play dress up, create arts and crafts and make great memories. The salon has its own party room, where kids can celebrate in style. And when it’s all done, they’ll even handle the clean up! Ummm, yes please!

Bonus! Pigtails & Crewcuts is wheelchair friendly and sensory friendly! They even have staff who are trained with assisting special needs kids and children on the spectrum!


Memphis Rox

Memphis Rox is the newest indoor rock climbing facility in Memphis! With a 5:1 instructor ratio, Memphis Rox offers an unbeatable birthday party. Groups receive 1.5 hours of instructed climb time and an additional half hour in the party room. (Décor and food permitted, not provided). Since Memphis Rox, well, rocks, they do not require payment for your event, although they request a $10 donation per person.

Mirror Mirror Parties

Mirror Mirror Parties is the premier princess party company! During the party, the princess(es) will greet the child in song! Depending on the package, she will also read a story and play a game (with prizes!). Each party includes a special melody, the “Happy Birthday” song, unlimited photo ops, as well as plenty of sing-a-longs!

And also, can we tell you how unbelievable these princesses look exactly like their characters? It’s truly a magical birthday experience for your own little princess!

Wright's ATA Martial Arts

At Wright’s ATA Martial Arts dates and times fill up fast for Martial Arts birthday parties because they’re always a hit (no pun intended!). They’re so much fun for the kids and very affordable for you, with less worry and stress than other party settings.

Your birthday boy or girl will enjoy the spotlight in a leadership role among peers with exciting Karate games & spectacular Martial Arts moves – much like they’ve seen in cartoons and movies. Parents will appreciate the professional coordination, safe and supervised setting, and variety of physical fitness activities that keep their children engaged for the duration. 

Shelby Farms Park

Have your party at the park! What better way to celebrate a birthday than at Shelby Farms Park! Offering two unique party options — “Roam on Your Own” provides clues for a self-guided park scavenger hunt, or “Water Play” providing one session of exclusive use of the Sprayground. Both parties include party invitations, access to the party room for two hours, & photo ops with Bob (the lifesize!) Buffalo! Each attendee also receives a naturalist notebook and a free kids bike rental voucher!

Little Studio on the Square

Little Studio on the Square is the perfect location for your little art-lover. You come up with the theme, they do the rest. You receive 2 hours of studio time, all the art supplies, and {BONUS!} professional photography. Plus access to all of the photos! Outside food is permitted, so bring a cake and paint your heart out!

ibounce Rentals

iBounce Rentals is family owned and operated with more than 20 years experience in the party rental business! They are licensed and insured and serve all of Memphis/Shelby County, Desoto County and beyond.

iBounce Rentals have an extensive selection of bounce houses, slides, water slides, bounce and slide combos, obstacles, dunk tanks, concessions and more. They have what you need for your next home party! Boom. Entertainment done.

Bonus! They deliver and pick up the inflatables right from your own backyard! 

More birthday from A to Z

Andrew Best Music
Chucky Cheese
The Main Event
The Incredible Pizza Co.
The Art Project
Pitter Potter
Pump It Up
Malco Movie Theatres
Bluff City Virtual Reality
Music for Aardvarks
Cedar Hill Farms
Priddy Farms
Menagerie Farms
Happy Times Mobile Farm
901 Parties
Bluff City Batman
SisterSister Balloons
River City Balloons
Sign Soiree
Memphis Fire Museum
Botanic Gardens
Seize the Clay
ibounce rentals (inflatables)
Jumping Jellybeans
Jumping World
Skye Zone
Get Air Urban Trampoline Park
Kroc Center
Pinot’s Pallet
Cordova Skate
Mid-South Ice House

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