Are you looking for a place to host your child’s birthday party within the ward? Check out these great local options:

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ABC Dance Academy, 4200 N. Central. (773) 777-8484
Birthday Package: Plan a fun dance party for kids that will teach them some new dance moves. Dance options include: ballet, tap, jazz, break-dance, hip-hop, salsa, and creative movement.
Price: Call to discuss.

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Artorium, 5719 N. Milwaukee. (773) 286-8684
Birthday Package: features the rental space, supervision, and an art activity. (Note, one month minimum advance needed to book space, plus minimum two weeks for final number of guests.)
Price: Call to discuss.

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Away We Play: Movement, Music, & Messy Art, 4318 W. Irving Park. (312) 305-8218
Birthday Package: features a private Away We Play class, specially tailored your child’s favorite songs and dance numbers! Can use the Away We Play location or a travel off site.
Price: $500 for an hour and a half party.

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Bee Day Party, 4450 N. Central. (312) 485-9138
Birthday Package: You pick a theme (or create your own) and Bee Day will plan and run the whole event. Themes to choose from: Chess, Young Scientist, Time Traveler, Little Princess Ball, Young Architect, Magic Academy, Space Adventurer, Fashion Show for Designers, Fashion Show for Dolls, Superheros, and Circus.
Price: Varies depending on package.

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Break With Magic/ABC Dance Studio, 4444 N. Milwaukee. (773) 634-0736
Birthday package: book a private break-dancing lesson for kids or a professional break dancer for entertainment.
Price: Call to discuss.

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Flower & Icing, 3647 N. Cicero. (773) 777-9837
Birthday package: Kids can learn about floral arranging or cooking in a themed session. Clients may bring their own food and beverages, supply their own source of music and entertainment for the price of a basic package, or can ask for help to coordinate an event that is unique, fun and safe for kids big and small. As a bonus they throw in a retro 1970’s mini disco that doubles as an activity space and buffet set up.
Price: Call to discuss availability and prices

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Habetler Bowl, 5250 N. Northwest Hwy. (773) 774-0500
Birthday Package: 1 1/2 hours of bowling, 1 hour in private party room after bowling. They also provide: pizza, soda, bowling shoes, party invitations, plates, napkins, forks, cups, and tablecloths, for the children in attendance.
Price: $16.00 per child, Minimum of 10 children, and $50 deposit required.

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Inside Out Art Studio, 4041 N. Milwaukee Suite 302. (773) 697-5012
Birthday Package: Host your party in a real artists’ studio. An Artist Teacher will design a special art project just for you and your friends. Room for cake and refreshments to be served is also available
Price: Call to discuss.

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Irving Park YMCA, 4251 W. Irving Park. 773-777-7500
Birthday Package: All parties include one hour of activity with staff members present and one hour in a private party room. Party themes: sports party, activity center, pool, and splash & dash. They also provide tablecloths, one set of plates, napkins, cups and forks for up to 15 guests.
Price: Currently, parties are priced according to the number of attendees (adults and children included) for specific pricing and details please contact Nik Rodriguez at

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Josi’s Frozen Yogurt Cafe, 4032 N. Milwaukee. (773) 628-7733
Birthday package: you bring your own food, games, and decor-Josi’s provides the frozen yogurt dessert (free yogurt for the birthday kid).
Price: No cost to rent the space. You will need to pay for frozen yogurt- either by running a tab or having individuals pay for themselves.

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Mia’s Gelato, 4200 N. Central. (773) 481-1122
Birthday package: standard party package includes private party room (plus supervision), ultimate frozen yogurt bar, access to candy wall, pizza, and beverages. Add on’s and theme packages available for additional fees.
Price: $13.95 per person (10 person minimum) for standard package.

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Princesscapades Princess Parties, ​(773) 431-2098.
Birthday package: hire characters to stop by your child’s party. Choose the character and package deal (varies depending on time and activities). Please note all packages require minimum four weeks advance booking.
Price: $95-$345 depending on package.

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Sip & Paint, 4412 N. Milwaukee. (773) 562-9500
Birthday package: event is 2 hours long and all supplies and instructions are provided by us. Drinks, snacks, and cake are welcomed.
Price: $30/child, minimum 10 children per class. Fill out the online form for more information and availability.

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Windy City Music Theatre, 5340 W. Lawrence. (312) 324-3700
Birthday package: 90 minute rental for up to 16 kids, table & chairs (set-up), music, plus an experienced teaching artist to lead theatre games and show-themed activities. They also provide the pizza and drinks (including paper products).
Price: $300 for groups up to 10 students; $10 per student over 10 (max is 16).