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Birthday Party Locations on Long Island, NY

by Jane Rodda

As the most populated island in the U.S. and a major part of the metropolitan area of New York City, Long Island has just about everything you need. With amusement parks, white sandy beaches and numerous fun places for kids, finding a place for your child's next birthday party shouldn't be too difficult.

Gyms

If you have a bunch of tumblers and jumpers itching to find a place to unwind, try looking into a gymnasium or gymnastics center. The Little Gym has locations in Merrick and Smithtown offering an "Awesome Birthday Bash" for your little one. Trained instructors will lead exciting games and activities for your party. You will have the place to yourself, and staff members will also handle setup and cleanup. Long Island City Kids, located in western Queens, will also host your birthday party. With exclusive access to the gym for two hours, your party will include food, drinks, games, a theme of your choice and a host to help with the preparations.

Party Places

Some venues are made specifically for parties. Chilibeans Party Place in Hempstead will create a customized birthday party for your child. It has a variety of themes, carnival games, face painting, play structures, dancing activities and crafts in order to tailor the party to exactly what your child would want. Funtasia in Brooklyn provides a jungle-themed gymnasium, air hockey, video game consoles, foosball tables and a bounce house. You will have a party room with a dance floor, special effects lighting and a bubble show. The party package includes pizza, party favors, invitations, juice and decorations.

Inflatable Bounce Centers

In Deer Park you will find Kangaroo Kids Inflatable Party Center ready to accommodate your party needs. With private access to obstacle courses, bounce houses, slides and tunnels, your party will have pizza, juice and invitations with possible extras such as cake, goody bags, a tattoo station and a bubble machine. At Bounce U in Brooklyn, you can book a party that has beverages, pizza, party favors, cake, balloons, invitations and a party host. The facility features giant bounce stadiums complete with all the inflatable climbing toys you would want.

Fun Centers

A family fun center may be just what you want. Bayville Adventure Park in Bayville features a state-of-the-art miniature golf course, bumper boats, a jungle adventure area, bungee bouncing, a mirror maze, train rides, arcades, rock climbing and water balloon wars. Your party will include three of your child's favorite attractions along with pizza, beverages and invitations. Active Kidz in Jericho is a laser tag facility with rock climbing, arcades, inflatables, glow-in-the-dark dancing and laser mazes. Party packages include access to your choice of attractions, food, drinks, party favors and a private room.

About the Author

Jane Rodda has been a writer since 2004, with articles featured in "Gameday Magazine" and "Urban Family Magazine." She is also the social media director and lead copywriter for a piano instruction website. Rodda holds a Bachelor of Arts in liberal studies with a concentration in psychology from Point Loma Nazarene University.

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