The days of simple cake and ice cream parties seems to be over, as Detroit and its metro areas have, in recent years, developed some new venues for themed children’s birthday parties. Following are the current most popular 4 places in Detroit and the metro areas for children’s birthday parties:
Metro Detroit – For Girls – Club Libby Lu – Laurel Park Place Mall, 6 Mile, Livonia, MI
Embracing their “Girls Rule!” motto, Club Libby Lu is a girly girl spot for birthday parties where the young ladies in the age bracket of 7 to 12 can go for a low-cost, high glam, diva style birthday party complete with a high drama makeover. At Libby Lu, girls will get to select hair, makeup, accessories and an outfit to try on. The Libby Lu staff pampers each girl, and outfits each with extreme hair and makeup accessories. The storefronts are in the Detroit shopping malls, and you cannot miss them, they are pink, pink, pink and definitely all girl !
Metro Detroit – For Girls or Boys – Build-a-Bear Workshop – Twelve Oaks Mall, Novi, MI
Starting at prices of only $10 per guest, Build-A-Bear Workshops have the market cornered on birthday party fun in the Detroit area. At Build-A-Bear, party go-ers will get to select a teddy bear to build from scratch. Activities include stuffing, dressing and accessorizing one of many bears or other animals that are available.
Metro Detroit – For Boys and Girls – Pump-It-Up – 25710 Northline Rd, Taylor, MI
Pump-It-Up is simply a blast for birthday parties in the Detroit metro area. The facilities are separated into two separate areas: one room for cake, ice cream and gift opening and one room designated for being kids. That is, bouncing inside of their choices of several oversized inflatable “houses”. These birthday party venues are becoming wildly popular in the Detroit area, as parents are thrilled to find a resource that works off some of the sugar energy that is absorbed during the course of normal birthday party activities.
Detroit Zoo – For Boys and Girls – Woodward Avenue, Royal Oak, MI
Weather permitting, one of the best locations to throw a child’s birthday party in Detroit is at the historic Detroit Zoo. In addition to the scores of animal exhibits, your party planners fee will include zoo admission tickets, pizza or hot dogs, potato chips, Coca-cola beverages, ice cream cups and a gift bag for the birthday boy or girl and each of his guests. In seasonable weather, the Detroit Zoo is a wonderful birthday party location, as it boasts a large playground area for the kids in addition to its award winning animal exhibits.