Design Your Perfect Party
Looking for an easy way to celebrate a birthday?
Book your child's next birthday party at a North Vancouver Centre. There's space for more friends and time for loads of fun. We'll organize the games and food and even clean up the mess. You can book a party package today by talking to one of our birthday party representatives at 604-987-Play (7529).
View the Birthday parties available at the following locations:
- Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre
- Lynn Valley Community Recreation Centre
- Seylynn Community Recreation Centre
- Karen Magnussen Community Recreation Centre
- Ron Andrews Community Recreation Centre
- Parkgate Community Centre
You can also download a copy of the Birthday Party section of our Fall / Winter Leisure Guide (PDF 1.2MB) If you need a specific type of space for an adult or youth party, consider renting one our meeting rooms, arenas or pools.
Kids Birthday Party Packages
North Vancouver Recreation & Culture offers a wide variety of birthday party packages. Each package includes
- Rental of the facility
- Equipment / supplies
- A fun party leader
Booking a Birthday Party
All birthday parties must be booked by phone: 604-987-Play (7529) or in-person. Birthday Parties cannot be booked online. You can however, preview complete details of days, times and costs in eReg.
(like party decorations, public swim tickets, helium balloons, pizza, a food package, a snack package, or an extra fun leader) are available at an extra cost. Please note that not all packages or add-on options are offered at all locations. When you call 604-987-Play (7529) to register, please ask for the facility of your choice.
|Harry Jerome Community Recreation Centre|
|High energy action in the Mickey McDougall Gym. Choose your favorite activities and we will keep you moving. Party includes fun supervisor, sports equipment and table settings..|
|Wrap up Party
|Celebrate the end of your child's sports team session with a party in the Mickey McDougall Gym! Choose your favourite sports and we'll keep you moving.|
6yrs & up
|Celebrate your special day with the Vancouver Circus School. Try out various types of circus equipment including Aerial Silks, Trampoline, Juggling and/or Acrobatics for 1 1/2 hours. AS a special highlight, the birthday child will get a chance to try the swinging trapeze! There will also be 30 minutes for cake and presents. For more information please visit www.vancouvercircusschool.ca|
|Tumbling Fun & Play Parties
|In the Mickey McDougall Activity Room, this party includes tumbling equipment, trampoline, parachute, games and play on the jungle gym and ride 'em toys.|
|Lynn Valley Community Recreation Centre|
|Your party will be packed with entertainments as your leaders paint faces, lead relays and play active games with the children. Enjoy parachute games, ride-on toys and more!|
|Seylynn Community Recreation Centre|
|Glow Sport Party
|Special effects lighting makes these parties a blast! You can play soccer, floor hockey and a variety of tag games or try dodge ball with our soft, fluorescent 'glow' balls. Be sure to wear white so you'll glow under the lights!|
|Karen Magnussen Community Recreation Centre|
|Wave Pool Birthday Party
Let us do the work for you! Our party package is designed for up to 15 children. You will receive up to 15 guaranteed admissions into the wave pool, plus 1 hour each of games and activities in both the pool and the party area with a leader.
|Mollie Nye House|
|'Mad Science' Birthday
|Enjoy the most entertaining and captivating party around. Book one hour with a 'Mad Scientist' who will wow your kids with fun, interactive experiments.|
|Princess Fairy Birthdays I Can Dance!
|Princess fairies, butterflies, fireflies, mermaids, sunflowers, kitty cats, and pirates too... your choice. Costumes, props, fairy dust, face painting and nail polish for all. Storytime, dancing and treasure hunt.|
|Ron Andrews Community Recreation Centre|
|Teddy Bear Picnic Party 1 - 5yrs||Calling all snuggly bears! Bring your favourite teddy bear and celebrate your special day with this exciting NEW party! Imaginations run wild in this party filled with teddy bear games, songs, and a craft! Finish off your birthday fun with a special teddy bear picnic right in the gym!|
8 - 12yrs
Have a bash and make a splash in the pool! 1 1/2 hours will be in the pool with a fun leader for organized games and activities. The other half hour of the party will be in the Blueridge Room for present opening. (Children under 8 must be accompanied by a 3:1 child/adult ratio). Su 2:00-4:00pm (2:00-3:30pm pool, 3:30-4:00pm Blueridge Room)
9 - 13yrs
Calling all Mermaids and Mermen! Now is your chance to try out our fun Merpeople Tails! The party will start with a 15-30 min safety orientation to the tails and swim test. Once all children have passed the test, you will have a splash as you dive for treasure. Next you will head to the Blueridge room for cake. (ALL children participating MUST have taken I Can Swim Stage 2 or equivalent, be comfortable with dolphin kick and pass swim test at beginning of party. Children unable to meet the following requirements will not be able to participate.)
|Bust-a-Move Dance Party
11 - 14yrs
|Celebrate your birthday by bustin a move at your very own dance party. Learn a routine, play dance games or "just dance!" Party features 1.5hrs of dancing fun with time to eat and chat part way through!|
|Parkgate Community Centre|
|Pottery & Art Parties
5yrs & up
|Bring your creative energy to our Art Studio. Choose a Pottery Party or Art Party and join our studio staff in a creative adventure. You and your friends take home a clay creation or a art piece of your making. Party includes all pottery/art supplies, and tavle settings.|
|Indoor Rock Climbing
4yrs & up
|Spend one hour climbing on our state-of-the-art climbing wall with your friends. No experience needed, we'll show you the ropes. Continue the festivities in a meeting room for unsupervised fun. this party does not include food or table settings. Please not the ratio for children to leaders is 4:1 (waivers must be signed prior to the party and are available at the Parkgate front desk or at www.myparkgate.com)|
|Host Your Own Party||We provide the space and equipmanr, you host the party.
Tumbling 2 - 6yrs (no bouncy castle) or Sport 4 - 12yrs
|Come climb, jump and have fun with us. Kids can explore our jungle gym equipment, trikes, parachute, bouncy castle, party games and more.|
|Preteen Dance Party
Grades 6 - 7
|If you are celebrating your birthday in and around one of the Parkgate Pre-Teen Dances, we invite you to celebrate with us. You and up to 14 of your friends will be guaranteed admission into the dance with the addition of your own private room to celebrate in prior to the dance starting. Call Parkgate Community Centre for more information or to book your party.|
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