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Kids Party Places Near Plant City, Florida

by Amy Sutton, studioD

When your children's birthday rolls around, it's time to search for that perfect birthday party venue to hold the big event. Parents near Plant City, Florida, just outside of Tampa, have a broad range of places to choose from. Venues in the area range from gymnastics centers to roller skating rinks and feature themes like magical fairies and dinosaurs.

Gymnastics Party

At Gymtek, 20 minutes away in Lakeland, birthday party packages include a full hour of gymnastics activities and games, led by an instructor, as well as lobby use for serving cake and opening presents. Gymnastics Etc. is also in Lakeland and offers party packages that include two hours of instructed gymnastics activities, a rock wall, bounce house, trampolines and a party room for cake and gifts. LaFleur's Tampa is 26 minutes by car and hosts birthday parties for kids 2 to 12 that includes 90 minutes of gym activities with an instructor and 30 minutes in a party room.

Skating Party

If you make the 18 minute drive to Brandon, you can hold your child's birthday party at Skateland Brandon. Packages include free invitations, skating for all party guests and a birthday announcement over the intercom. You can purchase food and drinks separately and you can bring your own cake and ice cream. United Skates of America Inc. in Tampa has an assortment of birthday party packages to choose from. All packages include admission and skate rental for all your guests, a party host, invitations, paper goods and a souvenir skate cup and trip to the funny money machine for the birthday child. Some packages also include pizza, drinks, party favors and game tokens.

Mini Golf or Arcade Party

You can take your birthday child and his friends for a mini golf party at Ace Golf in Brandon. The Works party package includes unlimited mini golf, use of the batting cages, drinks, pizza, cake, tableware and a party host, along with a free mini-golf pass for each guest to use at another time. At Chuck E. Cheese's, also in Brandon, you can choose from several party packages that each include reserved table space, tokens, a balloon for the birthday boy, drinks, pizza, tableware and a party host. Additional options include extra tokens, a pinata, goody bags, ice cream cups and balloons for all the guests.

Additional Venues

Your birthday child could have a prehistoric party at Dino World in Plant City. Packages include admission for each guest, goody bags, gem bags and activities like a fossil dig and play time on the playground. Delightful Sounds, 20 minutes away in Lithia, is a fun place to hold a kid's birthday party. Your party guests can meet animals, go on train rides and participate in interactive music activities. At Sweet and Sassy in Tampa, your princess can choose from a Magical Fairy party, Ultimate Spa party, DJ Dance party or an Enchanted Princess party. Packages include tableware, cake, a party coordinator and a gift for each guest to take home.

About the Author

Amy Sutton began writing professionally in 2010. The majority of her work has been published on fitness, health-related and parenting websites. Sutton is well-versed and passionate about parenting, fitness and health issues.

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