Happy Birthday! Party with the Peoria Park District
Contact each facility at the phone number below for information and reservations.
Franciscan Rec Complex: 677-6705
• OPEN GYM PARTY: This private two-hour party includes 1½ hours of open gym time for basketball, soccer, scooters, hula hoops, tumbling and more! During the last ½ hour, you’ll have a private room for cake and ice cream. FRC provides a ¼ sheet cake with your choice of decoration and ½ gallon of ice cream. The party includes cake, ice cream, plates, napkins, candles, drinks and forks. Fee: $120 for up to 20 children; add $1 for each additional child. Add an extra ½ hour of playtime or cake time for $25. Or, just rent the space for $95 and provide your own cake and accessories.
• DANCE PARTY: Treat your guests to “Swan Lake” or “All That Jazz” by having them participate with you in a ballet & jazz class as part of your party. Package includes 40 minutes of dance instruction for up to 12 guests by Park District Dance Staff and one hour’s use of a party room at the Franciscan Recreation Complex. Party renter is responsible for supervision of the children in the party room. Packages start at $125. Cake, ice cream and accessories can be provided for an additional charge
• Princess Jasmine/ Middle Eastern Themed Party!
Your child will be crowned Princess Jasmine for the day as our dance studio is transformed into her Palace room for your special party! Package includes: 40 minutes of dance instruction by Thais Banu for up to 12 guests, instruction in the Dance of the Veil and Ribbon Wand Dance and 1 hour’s use of party room at the Franciscan Recreation Complex. Party renter is responsible for supervision of the children in the party room. Packages start at $125. Cake, ice cream and accessories can be provided for an additional charge.
Noble Center: 681-2861
Kids Birthday Paint Party: Ages 6-13 can paint a masterpiece at their next birthday party! Each participant will be led through the process by instructor Kristin Gentry of painting a work of art to be adored for years to come. By reservation only on Saturdays and Sundays. Fee: $15/person (4 minimum, 15 maximum)
Owens Center: 686-3368
Your celebration will include public skate admission and skate rental for up to 12 people, plus cake and ice cream. Fee-R/NR: $95/$100 ($4/$5 each additional person)
Logan Center: 676-8179
This air conditioned space is perfect for baby showers, birthday parties and family reunions! Rental Fee: $35/hour to rent the entire facility.
Sommer Park: 691-8423
Throw a two-hour party in the great outdoors for your child or yourself! Our Country Birthday Party includes a half-hour hayrack ride (accommodates 20-25 people), use of picnic area and a campfire with roasting sticks. Our Ga Ga Ball Party includes use of the Ga Ga Ball pit, picnic area and a campfire with roasting sticks. Fee: $85.
Forest Park Nature Center: 686-3360
Nature Center Birthday parties are 1½ hours in length, including a 45 minute hike/ program with a naturalist and 45 minutes indoors or at the picnic area (depending on weather). Parents must provide their own refreshments. The birthday child receives a $2 gift certificate from the Trailhead Nature Store and each child receives a gift. The Nature Center provides invitations. Fee: $60 for up to 20 people. A $30 non-refundable deposit is required to book a date.
Proctor Center: 673-9183
• OPEN GYM PARTY: Let kids be kids! Use our facility to run, jump, shoot hoops, tumble on mats, use tricycles and scooters, and much more. After the fun, gather in our party room for refreshments provided by you. Free half hour time before the event to decorate the party room. Rental is $30 for parties of up to 25 people and $50 for parties of 26 or more.
• ROCK & ROLL: Invite up to 50 of your best friends and celebrate on roller skates to the latest music. Parents must provide refreshments. Rental is $30 for parties of up to 25 people and $50 for parties of 26 or more (skate rental is included).
• ZUMBA BIRTHDAY: If you’re looking for a fun, entertaining, and energizing way to celebrate your special day, then a ZUMBA birthday party is just what you need! Zumbatomic parties are perfect for kids ages 5-15. Kids will have a blast celebrating by playing interactive dance games and learning different international dances, including: Cumbia, Salsa, Merengue, Reggaeton, Belly Dance and Soca. Children’s birthday package includes: 45 minutes of Zumbatomic, birthday certificate, personalized routines to popular songs, and Zumba rubber bracelets. Call 673-9183 for information and fees.
* No party bookings will be made less than 10 days before the date of the party.
* Deposit will be due at the time of booking.
The RiverPlex is now offering three AquaPlex birthday party options: Basic, Deluxe and Ultimate for 18 or 30 guests! Call 309-691-1550 to schedule your party today!
The Basic Party includes:
• 75 minutes in the pool
• 1 hour in the party room
• Cake, ice cream and punch
• White table coverings
• Plates, napkins, cups and utensils for up to 18 or 30 guests, depending on the number of guests in attendance.
Basic Party for 18 Guests
RiverPlex Member Price: $155
Non-Member Price: $175
Basic Party for 30 Guests
RiverPlex Member Price: $175
Non-Member Price: $195
The Deluxe Party includes:
Everything in the Basic Party PLUS:
• 1 cluster of balloons
• Birthday wall hangings
• Colored table coverings
Deluxe Party for 18 Guests
RiverPlex Member Price: $190
Non-Member Price: $210
Deluxe Party for 30 Guests
RiverPlex Member Price: $210
Non-Member Price: $230
The Ultimate Party includes:
Everything in the Basic Party PLUS:
• 3 clusters of balloons, including one themed mylar balloon
• Themed birthday wall hangings
• Themed plates, cups, napkins and utensils
• Colored table coverings
Over 50 Themes to choose from!
Ultimate Party for 18 Guests
RiverPlex Member Price: $230
Non-Member Price: $250
Ultimate Party for 30 Guests
RiverPlex Member Price: $250
Non-Member Price: $270
Peoria Zoo: 681-3513
Choose from 3 options!
• Peoria Zoo Party Pack
Cost: $50 (Add t-shirt $8)
Make a birthday even more special by spending it at Peoria Zoo. Peoria Zoo Party Pack includes admission for the birthday person, birthday button, unique animal art bag, stuffed animal, a coupon for a soda at our Zambezi River Lodge, and an animal encounter during your Peoria Zoo visit! Must be booked and a non-refundable deposit made at least one week in advance.
• Deluxe Package
Includes either our Treetop Classroom or Tropics Classroom. Each deluxe party includes your room choice for 2 hours, invitations, 1/2 sheet cake, punch, plates, cups, napkins, a visit from our animal ambassadors, a tour of the Zoo, a t-shirt for the birthday child, and a party coordinator to facilitate the party.
*Price includes admission for up to 15 people. Everyone in attendance over the age of 2 is included in your final count. Additional adults are admitted at $9 per adult. Additional children are welcome at $10 per child. Treetop room holds 20-25 people; Tropics holds 25-30. $50 deposit is required at time of booking party; the remainder of the balance must be paid 1 week before that party.
• Zooper Package
Each zooper party includes our Tropics Classroom for 1.5 hours, invitations, 1/2 sheet cake, punch, plates, cups, napkins, a visit from our animal ambassadors, a t-shirt for the birthday child, and a party coordinator to facilitate the party. DOES NOT INCLUDE ZOO ADMISSION.
*Price is for up to 25 guests, any additional guests will be $2/person. Tropics room holds 25-30 comfortably. $50 deposit is required at time of booking party, the remainder of the balance must be paid 1 week before that party.
Zoo Birthday Add-ons available:
Gift bags – $3.95/person. Ideal for ages 4-9.
Food available at lodge April-September (call for details).
Lakeview Rec Center: 681-2866 or 681-2867
Open Gym Party: Come have your party at Lakeview Recreation Center, located at 1013 W. Lake Avenue in Lakeview Park!
Package includes 1½ hours of free time in the gymnasium where kids can play basketball, soccer, football, floor hockey and volleyball. The last ½ hour you will celebrate in a private room with cake and ice cream. Package includes ¼ sheet personalized cake, ice cream, plates, napkins, utensils, drinks and table covering.
Fee: $120 for up to 20 guests ($2 for each additional guest)
Or just rent the space and provide your own cake and accessories. $95
ADD A BOUNCE HOUSE FROM FUN ON THE RUN FOR $125
FootGolf at Detweiller Golf Course: 689-3329
Treat your friends and family to a round of FootGolf at Detweiller Golf Course! FootGolf is played with a soccer ball on the golf course. Bring your own soccer ball or rent one at Detweiller Golf Course. Green fees are $5 for children and $9 for adults (9-holes).
Camp Wokanda: 579-2157
Canoe with your friends at Camp Wokanda for your birthday! Cost is $10 per canoe. Life jackets and paddles are provided.
Lakeview and Gwynn Family Aquatic Center Birthday Parties (only during summer season)
Basic Package – $125: During public swim, includes cake, ice cream, soda, table service, ½ hour table time, and swim admission for up to 15 children. $3.50 for each addition swimmer.
Deluxe Package – $145: During public swim, includes cake, ice cream, soda, table service, ½ hour table time, appearance by Gus and Goldie and swim admission for up to 15 children. $3.50 for each addition swimmer.
CALL LAKEVIEW FAMILY AQUATIC CENTER: 686-3377
CALL GWYNN FAMILY AQUATIC CENTER: 676-2891