🎂 2022 Birthdays & Special Occasions Party Planning Guide

January 1, 2022

Planning a party? Whether it's a birthday, baby shower, or graduation shindig, our Birthdays & Special Occasions Party Planning Guide is a great place to get started. These local businesses want to help make your celebration one to remember forever!

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5280 Slumber PartiesProvide your child with a special night by transforming your space into an overnight slumber party they will never forget. Whether you want to celebrate a birthday with your child and their friends or break the monotony and add some fun for siblings or family, we are here to help!

Castle Rock Foam PartiesFill your outdoor space with clouds of fluffy foam for a unique and fun summer party option. A great choice for birthdays, summer camps, church groups, and block parties!

Inspire to Learn & ImagineI2LI offers fun, educational programs for children ages 3-14. We believe kids learn best when they are having fun. Our hands-on programs inspire kids to remember what they learn, imagine, and create!

KidzArt: Our party specialists will WOW your guests as they are guided through an exciting "Arty Party"! Choose from a menu of cool projects and mediums. We come to your location with all materials needed, and every attendee gets to take home a masterpiece!

Party Like a Princess: Bringing characters to life and creating the magic at children's birthday parties and events in the Denver metro area.


The Board Local (Castle Rock) Curated personalized charcuterie boards for life's greatest moments and the everyday.

Eileen's Colossal Cookies (Highlands Ranch) Our locally-owned and -operated cookie bakery offers fifteen flavors of cookies in six sizes, baked fresh daily with no preservatives. We are your go-to one-stop-shop for all your cookie desires!

Gluten Escape (Centennial) We are a dedicated bakery free from gluten, dairy, soy protein, nuts, poppy seeds, sesame seeds, tree nuts, and peanuts. We work to avoid corn ingredients, and most of our items are also vegan and organic!

Mile High Kona Ice (Douglas County) Looking for something fun, exciting, and different that your guests will love? You found it with KONA ICE. We do parties, birthdays, graduations, weddings, staff appreciation, company picnics — you name it, we can do it!

Nicola Jane Photography (Parker) An award-winning maternity, newborn, and children's photographer.

Nothing Bundt Cakes (Lone Tree) Our premium Bundt Cakes are crafted by hand on-site and made from the finest ingredients: real eggs, butter, and cream cheese. Our cakes come in four sizes and ten different flavors.

SJY Photography (Douglas County) There are many milestones to capture in our children's lives! Simply Just You Photography focuses on creating candid photos with minimal editing to truly highlight you and your family!


Aerial Cirque Over Denver (Denver) Come fly with us! Aerial Cirque has been perfecting the art of circus parties for 15 years! Kiddos will learn aerial dance skills and tricks on trapeze and silks for 90 minutes, followed by cake and food time.

Boondocks Food & Fun (Parker) With indoor and outdoor attractions — Miniature Golf, Go-Karts, Bowling, Bumper Boats, Laser Tag, XD Dark Ride, and a Huge Arcade — every party is an event beyond anything you've experienced before. Your kid will feel special at Boondocks!

Douglas County Libraries (Most Library Locations) Celebrate your child’s birthday at Douglas County Libraries! Our playful birthday parties incorporate the love of stories and discovery in three fun themes: Once Upon a Time, Fantasy and Folklore, and Things That Roar. Our event planners handle the legwork, setup, and clean-up so you can enjoy the party!

Flour Power Kids Cooking Studios (Highlands Ranch) Stir up some fun and enjoy a sizzlin' celebration with hands-on themes such as Cupcake Wars, Pizza Palooza, SuperHero and Princess, Grosser than Gross, and many more! We offer nearly two dozen themes and do all the work so you can enjoy the big day!

Hill Crest Ranch (Larkspur) Have the most memorable birthday party with the petting zoo build-in! Kids of all ages will love to play with the farm animals, make crafts, play games, and more.

HRCA Backcountry Wilderness Area (Highlands Ranch) Your local wild place for birthday parties, summer camp, outdoor recreation, environmental education, and wildlife habitat conservation.

HRCA Parties (Highlands Ranch) Whether your child loves art, cooking, tumbling, splashing in the pool, sports, or outdoor nature parties, Highlands Ranch Community Association has a party for you! We offer affordable all-inclusive parties to make that special day easy for you and fun for everyone.

Kidcreate Studio (Parker) Kidcreate Studio is an art studio just for kids! We specialize in children’s art classes, camps, and art-themed birthday parties for children ages 18 months through 12 years.

Little Monkey Bizness (Parker) The place where kids ages 1-8 can truly “monkey around”! Whether it be on our giant indoor playground or for a birthday party or event, we provide a safe, clean environment for family fun.

Momentum Athletic Center (Parker) Founded by families, for families. As parents of gymnasts, we created a place focused on delivering the very best that gymnastics has to offer young athletes and their families.

Ninja Intensity (Castle Rock) We LOVE a good party! Our obstacle training gym originated from the famous TV show, American Ninja Warrior. Challenge yourself to conquer obstacles just like you see on the show, such as the Warped Wall, Spider Wall, Salmon Ladder, and many more!

Parker Academy of Martial Arts (Parker) Make it a superhero birthday party, a ninja birthday party, a karate birthday party — we've even had unicorn ninja parties! Whatever the theme, we would love to be your host! Our premiere 6,000 square foot facility covered with 2” thick zebra mats provides a safe and fun location to hold your child’s best birthday yet!

Parker Parks and Recreation (Parker) We offer a variety of exciting and affordable hosted party options at our Parker Recreation Center and Parker Fieldhouse locations, including sports/games, the climbing wall, and swim parties!

Pirates Cove (Englewood) Are you ready for fun in the sun? Pirates Cover offers a leisure pool with a large play structure, a 25-meter 6-lane pool, a 35-foot slide tower with three slides, a lazy river, concessions, and more for your summer party! Both our party packages include admission to Pirates Cove, two hours at a private table, cake and ice cream, goodie bags, and more!

Play Street Museum (Highlands Ranch) Play Street Museum is a small-scale children's museum that caters to children 8 and under. Kids will have fun imagining and pretending in the miniature Town Square buildings or exploring the interactive exhibits and activities throughout the educational play space. Adults may join in on the adventure or just sit back and relax.

Pop! Arts (Parker) Pop! Arts offers the best birthday parties — and balloons — around! Choose from Build a Bear, Slime, Pour Paint & Splat, Adopt a Pet, themed crafting, and so much more!

SafeSplash Swim School (Castle Rock) SafeSplash can help you plan the perfect celebration for your child's special day, whether it's a birthday party, end-of-season party for the team, Scout party, or any other reason to have a great time. Our warm water pools are set at 90˚ so we are a great party venue year-round.

SafeSplash Swim School (Parker/Lone Tree) Whether it's a birthday party, end-of-season party for the team, Scout party, or any other reason to have a great time, you will have a blast by celebrating it with SafeSplash. Your SafeSplash party host will guarantee fun for all! At our dedicated facilities, our warm water pools are set at 92°.

Sky Zone (Parker) Experience the WOW of jumping, climbing, and flipping on trampoline courts, Warrior Course, Warped Wall, and more! Sky Zone will make your party as easy and seamless as possible so you and your guests can focus on FUN!

South Suburban Parks and Recreation (Lone Tree/Littleton) Let's celebrate YOU! Choose how to enjoy your special day with uniquely themed birthday packages at locations across South Suburban. Planning a celebration is a piece of cake!

Town of Castle Rock Birthday Parties (Castle Rock) Celebrate your child's next birthday at The MAC, Castle Rock Recreation Center, or Burgess Outdoor Pool. We pride ourselves on helping you plan the perfect celebration. With multiple party activities to choose from, you are sure to make your child's birthday memorable and fun.

Uncorked Kitchen (Centennial) Instead of another predictable birthday party, try something different this year. Celebrate your child’s birthday with a hands-on interactive cooking party!

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