Birthday Party Venues in New Orleans

As a Mom of two young daughters, I am constantly on the lookout for places to have unique and fun birthday parties!  I am beginning to look at options for my almost 6 year old daughter, so I thought I would share with you the list I have generated over the years!

Birthday Party Ideas in the New Orleans Metro Area

Sector 6 Extreme Air Sports: We held my daughter’s party here last year and the kids left exhausted!

Up’Sa Daisy Salon: My daughter’s 6th birthday was held here. Perfect for your little Diva who wants to be pampered like Mom!

Charmed:  Tea Parties, Slumber Parties and Etiquette Classes!

Monkey Room:  We had my daughter’s 3rd birthday party here!  Lots of active play on an indoor playground!

Colonial Club Lanes:  We recently attended a birthday party here for a 6 year old boy.  All of the kids had a great time bumper bowling, eating pizza and dancing to the music!

Storyland:  Get immersed in a fairy tale at this fun outdoor venue!

Build a Bear:  Have your party guests create a loveable stuffed friend to take home!  Located in Lakeside Mall.

Chuck E Cheese:  Games, Arcade, Pizza and Fun!

The Kupcake Factory:  Who doesn’t love making (and eating!) cupcakes??

Equest Farm:  If you have a child who adores horses, how about teaching the party guests to ride?

BooKoo Bounce:  Let your kids jump their hearts out at this inflatable venue!

Lasertag Adventure Quest: Great venue for active play! I actually played lasertag myself a few years back, and was completely out of breath by the end! LOL!

New Orleans City Park Carousel Gardens:  If your child likes amusement park rides, this is the venue for you!  Carousel, roller coaster, bumper cars and more!  We have been to many parties here and my daughters had a blast.

Party Like a Rockstar: Let your guests make their very own music video!

Sip and Paint:  Budding artist?  Each guest gets to paint a special creation to take home!

Kids Sport:  This venue has it all!  Swim, gymnastics, inflatables, arcade!

Kids Party Adventures:  Great venue for co-ed parties!  Many party themes to choose from.

Audubon Zoo: Air-conditioned rooms available next to a gorgeous carousel. My girls love the Zoo!

Airline Skate Center:  I actually had one of my own birthday parties here (ages ago!).  Venue is tons of fun for an older child.

Insectarium:  While parties are not held at this venue, group rates are available and it is definitely worth the trip!

Children’s Museum: Hands-on activities that are educational AND fun! Reasonable party rates and private rooms available.

Carousel at Lafreniere Park:  Entire carousel and pavillion available for rental.  I had a party for my two year old here and it was a great success.  Playground next to carousel for even more fun!

Bounce Spectrum:  Jump, Jump and Slide!  My kids love attending parties here!  Large rooms available for cake and ice cream.

AMC Movie Theater: Great idea for tween/teen parties!

My daughter at Creole Creamery

Creole Creamery: I am in love with the ice cream from creole creamery.  I would have a birthday party for myself here!

Streetcar Party:  New Orleans streetcars are available to rent!  Hold your party as you take a scenic ride down St. Charles Ave.!

My Lil’ Tea Party:  Dress up, get your nails painted, and have a tea party! Great venue for little girls!

Body Art Day Spa:  Pamper your pre-teen with a manicure and pedicure!

Posh Paint: This venue lets you use your creative skills!  Paint some pottery or personalize a gift for Mom.  Summer camps available as well!

IMAX:  Be immersed in the latest IMAX movie!  Great venue for tweens/teens!

Ivanov’s Gymnastics:  Tumble, spin, leap and twirl at this gymnastics venue.

Children’s Castle at RiverTown:  Watch an entertaining puppet show!

Lil’s Country Critters (Northshore): Have your party on a farm!  Feed the chickens, goats and pigs.  Carousel available for rental as well.

Global Wildlife (Northshore):  Take your party on a safari ride and feed the giraffes right from your hand!

Insta-Gator Ranch and Hatchery (Northshore):  Take a bite out of your next birthday with the alligators!

Do you have more great party ideas in or around New Orleans?  Let me know and I will add thm to the list!


  1. lots of good ideas- tho I am partial to the northshore ones!

    sip n paint also gives you a free pass for a class for your birthdaywhen you sign up for their newsletter!

  2. Great tip, Nicole! Thanks!

  3. Amazing list!Having the best birthday places will make your birthday so fun and memorable! So don’t spoil your once in a moment birthday celebration, have the best place that suits you best!

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  5. Thank you for this great list of venues! My son is 14 and I was wondering if you had any other ideas of venues for teenage kids??


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