Updated: 3:08 p.m. Friday, Aug. 6, 2010 | Posted: 3:07 p.m. Friday, Aug. 6, 2010

Great local places to have your child’s birthday party

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Destination party ideas

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery

2600 DeWeese Parkway

Dayton, OH 45414

(937) 275-7431


Choose from 10 hands-on themed party options for children two-12, like Dinosaur Discovery; Animal Exploration; Space & Party Beyond; SUPERKID; Garden Tea Party; Mad Scientist; Spa Science; Grossology; and Pirate Adventure.

Chuck E. Cheese

30 Prestige Place

Miamisburg, OH 45432

(937) 439-2364

2345 Valley Loop Road

Springfield, OH 45504

(937) 324-4155


Experience arcade games, rides, prizes, food, and singing robots.

Rollandia Golf Center & Magic Castle

4990 Wilmington Pike

Dayton, OH 45440

(937) 434-4911, ext. 1


With the help of a personal birthday host, party-goers can play arcade games, eat, and play in an indoor play area or magical mini golf.

Bounce U

2109 Lyons Road

Miamisburg, OH 45432

(937) 610-0500


Choose from several party packages and let your birthday guest bounce theirhis or her way to a celebration.

Build-A-Bear Workshop

The Mall at Fairfield Commons

2727 Fairfield Commons Blvd.

Space E 277

Beavercreek, OH 45431

(937) 431-5480


A party leader helps the birthday boy or girl and party guests create their own stuffed animals.

Splash Zone

Family Aquatic Center

300 Eagle City Road

Springfield, OH 45503

(937) 324-7665


Visitors can enjoy more than 400 feet of water slides, including Ohio’s first Bowl Slide.

USA Roller Skating Center

2340 Valley Loop Road

Springfield, OH 45504

(937) 325-4608

USA Roller Skating Center’s largest birthday package, $95 for 10 children ($8 each additional child), is an all-inclusive option that covers admission, skate rental and food. Parties can be scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays or Sundays for ages 3 to 13, and older.

Beaver-Vu Bowl

1238 N. Fairfield Road

Beavercreek, OH 45432

(937) 426-6771


Bowl your party guests over with pizza and bowling.


4901 Linden Avenue

Dayton, OH 45432

(937) 253-3111


Bowl your party guests over with pizza and bowling.

Extra Innings

675 Precision Court

Miamisburg, OH 45432

(937) 847-8887


Let your guests take a swing in the batting tunnels and enjoy pizza and drinks in a private party room.

Price range:need this info

Skateworld of Kettering and Indian Trails Mini Golf

1601 East David Road

Kettering, OH 45429

(937) 294-4032

(937) 294-4054 (Indian Trails Miniature Golf)



Choose from several packages and skate the night or mini golf your birthday away.

Other ideas for destination parties:

Community pool, bowling alley, park, neighborhood playground, hotel with a swimming pool.


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