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Upstate Parent Birthday Guide

Our 2019 Birthday Party Guide 

Find entertainers, venues and more in this directory of Upstate providers

7th Inning Splash 

1500 Piedmont Highway, Piedmont    


Open during summer months. Pool party packages include waterpark admission, food, party hut rental and more.

Anderson Area YMCA

201 E. Reed Road, Anderson


The Anderson Area YMCA offers pool parties year round. The format is an hour in the pool of the participants' choosing, followed by an hour in a new party room, located directly off the pool deck. The cost is $125 for Anderson Area YMCA members or $150 for prospective members.

Big Air Trampoline Park Greenville

36 Park Woodruff Drive, Greenville


More than just trampolines - facility includes 58 attractions, as well as five party rooms (one private). Choose from a variety of packages. Big Eats Cafe is on hand to provide food, cookie cake and party favors. Call or book online.

Big Air Trampoline Park Spartanburg

660 Spartan Blvd., Spartanburg


More than just Trampolines - five party rooms are available. Choose from a variety of packages. Big Eats Cafe is on hand to provide food, cookie cake and party favors. Call or book online. 

Big Red Party Truck


Navy veteran and full-time firefighter/EMT-owned business. Parties come to your location. Options include fire truck rides, spraying water from real fire hose, snow cones, popcorn, cotton candy, music and more.

Bowlero Greenville

740 S. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville


Party options include unlimited bowling, arcade games, food and more. Book parties online with custom party packages or speak with an event planner via phone, email or chat. Kids' parties are ideal for children ages 4-12. Teen parties are offered for ages 13 and older.

Build-A-Bear Workshop

700 Haywood Road, Greenville


Packages are available. Parties include the help of a party leader. Each guest takes home a furry friend.

Carolina Dance Collaborative


Dance in the back yard, make space in your living room or have a mini dance session at a park and/or pavilion. CDC will provide a 30-minute dance session based on the party's theme and can also come in costume, depending on the theme.

Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park

431 Main St., Chimney Rock, NC


Nature-based, hands-on activities get kids discovering the world around them. A variety of party packages are available.

Chuck E. Cheese’s

253 Congaree Road, Greenville


66 Spartan Blvd., #250, Spartanburg


A variety of party packages are available and include game play, pizza and more.

City of Clemson Parks


The Department maintains twelve parks, encompassing 100 acres. Facilities include nine lighted tennis courts, two lighted adult softball fields, one lighted girls softball field, three lighted youth baseball fields, one adult baseball field, two lighted soccer fields, a fitness trail, picnic shelters, play structures and greenspace. 

Climb Upstate II LLC

6655 Pottery Road, Spartanburg


Climb Upstate hosts parties for climbers and non-climbers of all skill and activity levels. The facility offers private party room or a large picnic space and a full service "All Decked Out" party or a DIY "Simply Fun" party for themed parties. Two-hour bookings are available Monday - Saturday.

Color Clay Café

2518-A East North St., Greenville


Bring your own refreshments and choose from a wide variety of party options. Choose a party that allows guests to paint a tile, a figurine, a mug or more. Details and pricing are online.

Couture Cakes of Greenville

1325 Miller Road, Suite H, Greenville


Couture Cakes of Greenville offers custom birthday cakes, as well as cake decorating parties for ages 7 years and older.             

Critter Keeper



The Critter Keeper brings approximately 20 creepy-crawly critters to you, along with an hour-long presentation of information, scares, laughs, a little magic, life lessons and more.

Dance Without Limits

2105 Old Spartanburg Road, Greer

Parties are 1 1/2 hours. Professional instructors host the party and lead guests in fun dance activities and games. Time is allotted for cake and presents. Themes include Princess Ballerina, Disco Diva, Hip Hop Star, Tumbling Fun or Create Your Own Theme (additional $25).

Defy Greenville

48 Brookfield Oaks Drive, Greenville


A variety of jump parties are available. Parties include admission, use of a party room, pizza, drinks and more. Package details are available online.

Discovery Island Waterpark

417 Baldwin Road, Simpsonville


Open during summer months. Pool party packages include waterpark admission, food, party hut rental and more.

drizzle., LLC

339-A Miller Road, Mauldin


This small, local, vegan bakery offers chocolate loaves, along with other sweets, made with compassion, mindfulness and gratitude. All products are baked in a shared use kitchen. Some products contain peanuts. All products are vegan. Shipping is coming soon.        

Easley Gymnastics

106 Beacon Hill Court, Easley


Birthday parties at this gymnastics facility are held with trained instructors. 

East Main Arts

167 E. Main St., Spartanburg


A variety of art parties are available. See details online.

Eden Farms Horse Barn

4700 Dacusville Highway, Marietta


Two-hour parties offer hands-on horse fun with a barn tour, riding horses that are decorated with ribbons and glitter, as well as time on newly renovated picnic and playground facilities. The birthday child receives a cowboy hat and hand painted personalized horseshoe.

Foothills Gymnastics and Cheer Center, Inc.

198 Couch Lane, Easley


Parties include supervised party time with an instructor. Families provide the paper goods. Add Willy the Whale, a 40-foot inflatable, for more party excitement. Several party options are available. 

Giggles Drop-In Childcare

3620 Pelham Road, Suite 1A, Greenville


10 W. Lewis Plaza, Greenville


Giggles is available to rent for private birthday parties on Sundays at noon and 3 p.m. at both Greenville locations. Prices start at $175 up to 20 children.


518 College Ave., #130, Clemson


Prices start at $12 per child with a $25 party fee. There are three shelves filled with pottery for children of all ages.

Greenville County Aquatic Complex

2700 W. Blue Ridge Drive, Greenville


Complete pool and fun zone party packages are available. See website for details.            

Greenville Drive

935 S. Main St., Greenville


Parties are a 10-person minimum. Prices are $19 per person with a reserved seat and $18 with a terrace reserved seat. Amenities: pre-game party area for the guest of honor, each guest receives a hot dog, soda and bag of chips, personalized birthday greeting over the stadium PA system and display on the DriveVision videoboard and more.

Greenville Gemstone Mine

205 N. Main St., Greenville


700 Haywood Road, #2008, Greenville


A variety of gem mining party packages are available. Details are online.      

Greenville Gymnastics

1311 Miller Road, Greenville


Parties are 1 1/2 hours, including 45 minutes of gym time and 45 minutes for refreshments and opening gifts. Guests enjoy open play time with the supervision of trained staff. Parties are completely private.

Greenville Swamp Rabbits

650 N. Academy St., Greenville


Three different packages include tickets to a game, a mascot visit from Stomper, a cake from Couture Cakes and more. The season runs from October - April with playoffs April - July. 

Greenville Zoo

150 Cleveland Park Drive, Greenville



All birthday parties take place in a classroom just inside the zoo entrance and include admission to the zoo. Several packages are available that include cupcakes, staff-led activities and more.

Grove Station Farms

421 Piedmont Highway, Piedmont


Horseback Birthday Parties are available for horse lovers of all ages. Parties are scheduled for two hours and include one hour of horseback riding (horse led by farm staff) and one-hour use of indoor or outdoor picnic facilities. 

Gymboree Play and Music of Greenville

980 Batesville Road, Suites D and E, Greer


Age-appropriate birthday parties are available for ages 1 - 4. The state-of-the-art play floor has equipment designed specifically for young children.

Hearts of Clay Pottery Painting Studio

660 Spartan Blvd., Suite 20, Spartanburg


Hearts of Clay party options include pottery painting, canvas painting, hand building with clay or glass fusion. A private party room holds up to 25, refrigerator provided.

Hillside Farm Horses, LLC

90 Paradise Court, Greenville


Hillside Farm offers pony parties at the farm or on location. At the farm, several different options are offered, including DIY and full service parties. Optional add-ons include a bounce house, hayrides, unicorn rides and paint the pony. 

Holly's Cakes LLC

1421 Stringer Road, Belton


Custom cake designs are offered for birthdays and all occasions.

Joy Set Entertainment



Entertainment options include clowns, balloonists, face painters, magicians, characters and more.

Kangaroo Jax

2437 Laurens Road, Greenville


Kangaroo Jax is a family fun center with bounce houses, a carousel and a Ferris wheel - all indoors. Birthday party packages and field trip discounts are available.            

Kilwin's Chocolates

220 N. Main St., Suite 202, Greenville


Chocolate dipping and decorating parties with upgraded options are available. See website for details.

Label Creations

10 Bartles Court, Simpsonville


Personalized party favors are available.

LeMans Karting Greenville – Spartanburg

961 Berry Shoals Road, Duncan


Choose from party packages or build your own. Packages include safety training, on track basics, a race evaluation and then a big final race.

Magic by Chris


Entertainment options include magic shows, balloon twister, face painting and more.        

Michaels Stores

Michaels Stores are located in Simpsonville, Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson and Seneca. Party packages are available. Details are online.                                                        

Middle Tyger Family YMCA

720 Shoals Road, Duncan


Kindergym/Zumba parties and pool parties are offered. Details are online.

Mille Lewis

1228 S. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville


Parties are offered for children ages 5 - 11 and teens ages 12 and older. Call for details.

Mr. Gatti’s Pizza

100 McMillan St., Spartanburg


Several party packages are available, including games, food and more.

NoteAbility Music School

2103 Old Spartanburg Road, Greer


Preschool parties for ages 1-4 start at $190 for 3 hours of event space usage and 30 minutes of guided music making time. Parties are available at the Hudson Road and After School Plus locations.

O-CHA tea bar

300 River St., Suite 122, Greenville


Hot or iced tea parties are offered for all ages. Parties are limited to 20 people. Full lunch tea menus to just tea tastings are available. Themes include faeries, dress up, hello kitty, superhero, spa day and more. 

Once Upon a Dream Parties & Boutique 

1099 E. Butler Road, Suite 106, Greenville


Princess parties are available with activities, games and a full array of entertainment options on location or at the boutique.

Otter Creek Waterpark

101 W. Darby Road, Greenville


Open during summer months. Pool party packages include waterpark admission, food, party hut rental and more. 

Par-Tee Time

124 Kay Drive, Unit B, Easley


Private and open play parties are available. Par-Tee Time Family Fun Center is an indoor play center with a large inflatable play zone, mini golf, batting cages and arcades.

Paintball Central

318 Tucapau Road, Wellford


Paintball parties are available. See website for details. 

Piano Central Studios

757 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville


1622 Woodruff Road, Greenville


Custom-created for ages 1 - 7, Kindermusik birthday parties are interactive and engaging. Each party includes dancing, singing, creative play, musical instruments, parachutes and more. 

Pigtails & Crewcuts

2222 Augusta St., Suite 10, Greenville


2815 Woodruff Road, Suite 105, Simpsonville


Parties are available for princesses or pirates with dress up, arts and crafts and more in the salon's party room. Parties are led and cleaned up by staff. 

Plate 108

108 E. Poinsett St., Greer


Party options include Cupcake Wars, Pizza Wars and make your own Pasta. Compete in teams and race against the clock to create delicious, creative and decorative cupcakes or pizza or learn how to make pasta from scratch.

Pump It Up

75 Brookfield Oaks Drive, Suite 100, Greenville


440 Southport Commerce Blvd., Spartanburg


Parties combine imagination, inflatables and rock climbing. Staff sets up, coordinates food and beverages and cleans up. Parties are completely private during both play time and party room time. Add-ons include a balloon drop, bubble parties and glow-in-the-dark parties.

Regal Cinemas

Host a party at the movies. Details and printable invitations are available online.

Revolution Martial Arts and Performance Fitness

6400 Highway 9, Inman


Bring your own food, decorations, drinks and cake. Parties include ninja sword cake cutting, activities, a free one-month pass for all guests, goodie bags and a T-shirt for the birthday child.

Rockstar Cheer Greenville

428 S. Buncombe Road, Greer


Learn more about party options online. Experienced staff run the festivities.           

Roller Time Skating Academy


Roller Time Skating Academy is a come-to-you roller skating academy. Learn roller skating from the beginner stage all the way to competition level. Birthday parties incorporate fun and instruction all in one.

Safe Haven & Educational Adventures, Inc.


This nonprofit exotic animal sanctuary has a large variety of animals that can be brought on location.

Shipwreck Cove

119 S. Spencer St., Duncan


Shipwreck Cove provides party packages that include park admission, cabana rental, a party host, food, paper products and more. Birthday kids have all-day access to the waterpark with their admission. A playground is available at adjacent Stone Ledge Park.

Skateland USA 

4142 Clemson Blvd., Anderson


Anderson Two party rooms are available for pizza, cake, gifts and more. A small practice rink is available for beginners. A two-hour party package includes one hour of skating.

South Carolina Children's Theatre

1200 Pendleton St., Greenville


SCCT Birthday parties let the birthday boy or girl shine. Choose from a variety of themes. Details are online.

Spare Time Entertainment

822 Congaree Road, Greenville


Parties include a host who handles decorations to clean up. Party options include bowling, laser tag missions, Game Zone play, pizza and more, with a variety of add-on items available.

Spartanburg Science Center

200 E. Saint John St., Spartanburg


Have a STEAM birthday party with a 45 minute - 1-hour program during a two-hour party time. Party options for ages 3 and older include animals, chemistry, outer space, star lab, slime and premium slime. 

Spartanburg Parks

A variety of park facilities are available for rent. See website for details.                                                             

Sportsclub Kids

712 Congaree Road, Greenville


Choose a completely customized party with any theme and options for all ages. A wide variety of activities are available, including sports (basketball, soccer, dodgeball, etc.), arts and crafts, scavenger hunts and more. Pool parties are available year-round in an indoor pool. 

Sugah Cakes

147 S. Pine St., Spartanburg


The cupcake bus can supply cupcakes, cookies and other refreshments, but on location cupcake and cookie decorating are also available. Invitations, paper products and favors are all available from the retail store.      

Sweet Retreat

510 E. Halfway Branch Road, Walhalla


The facility offers a wide selection of frozen yogurt and ice cream combinations with over 30 fresh ingredients, mini golf, go-carts and a newly built arcade that includes games and laser tag.

The Big E

1100 Factory Shops Blvd., Gaffney


Choose from a variety of party packages. Details are online.

The Children's Museum of the Upstate-Greenville

300 College St., Greenville


TCMU-Greenville offers a variety of party packages that include all-day museum exploration for party guests, 90 minutes in a private party room, a birthday party host to facilitate, set up and clean up, decorations, cupcakes, juice and more. Choose from themes ranging from LEGOs, Dinosaurs, Art, Royal Tea Party and more.      

The Children's Museum of the Upstate-Spartanburg

130 Magnolia St., Spartanburg


TCMU-Spartanburg offers party packages for ages 5 and younger that include all-day admission for guests, a reserved private party room, a host to facilitate activity, set up and clean up, cupcakes, party theme and activity, decorations and paper goods. Choose between a daytime party package or new packages that include exclusive after hours use of the museum.

The Kroc Center

424 Westfield St., Greenville


Party options include the gym, pool, bounce houses and more, as well as a party room and game room. Details are online. 

The Pavilion Recreation Complex

400 Scottswood Road, Taylors


Bounce house and ice skating party packages are available. Details are online.                 

The Snow Castle

2109 Woodruff Road, Greenville


Shaved ice, mobile castle carts and more are offered.       

Thomas E. Hannah YMCA

151 Ribault St., Spartanburg


Parties are offered in two hour increments on Saturdays and Sundays with an indoor water slide and water features.

Upcountry History Museum - Furman University

540 Buncombe St., Greenville


Parties include a private birthday party room, a birthday party activity, admission for 12 children and 2 adults, goodie bags and more. Themes include Magic Tree House, American Girl, Choo Choo Train (through August 2019), Alice in Wonderland (through September 2019) and Military History.

Upstate Karate

129 N. Main St., Simpsonville


Parties include two hours of karate and ninja games. Pizza, drinks, all paper products and goodie bags are provided, as well as a cake cutting ceremony. 

Upstate Party Rentals

10858 Anderson Road, Piedmont


A variety of party supplies, live entertainment, inflatables and more are available. 

USA Play

1200 Woodruff Road, Suite B5, Greenville


Private parties are available in the 6,000 square foot showroom filled with playsets and basketball goals, with swings, slides, rock walls, rope ladders and more. Packages include paper products and a hostess to serve guests. 

Wildlife Geeks


Wildlife Geeks combines animals, wildlife conservation and adventure. Parties at your location include a variety of mammals, reptiles and amphibians.                             

Wine and Design

1175 Woods Crossing Road, Suite 1B, Greenville


A variety of private and public paint and sip parties are available for all ages, groups and talents. Art Buzz Kids events spark creativity and imagination in an interactive setting.          

Yellowbobbypins Art Camp

10 Spring Valley Road, Greenville


Parties are tailored to your theme and include an art teacher, art supplies and rental of in-home studio for up to two hours. Parties are recommended for ages 2-10.                  

Zooligans Bouncers


Rental options include a selection of bounce houses, combos, water slides and more.        

Zoomball Entertainment


Defy gravity inside the ZoomBall. Bounce around in a race or a game of bumper soccer with ZoomBumpers inside an inflatable strap-on ball. For younger children, ZoomBoats are available, as well as a Summer Bounce Globe. Add on music, snow cones, tables and chairs to any event.