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20 New & Novel Kids Birthday Party Places near me in DFW 

What new places in DFW make great kids birthday party places near me for kids and teens?

So leave the planning (and the clean up of the mess after) to these 20 new and novel kids’ birthday party places near me in the DFW area. Some on the list are new and novel birthday party venues, while some others are all-time favorites from our readers.

No more straight-up Chuck E. Cheese kid’s birthday parties, or simple, home parties with bounce houses, for your birthday boy or birthday girl.

Here are some new options that you may not have thought about before that make it easy to plan your party! These are the best places to have a birthday party places nearby.

Kids Birthday Party places near me

While the birthday cake, cupcakes, and party favors are important, the venue is perhaps the most important part of the whole celebration; it’s what allows the kids to have fun with each other and create the life of the birthday party

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Brand New to Plano: Ctrl V Virtual Reality Gaming

Looking for somewhere to host your next birthday party or special event? With up to 13 VR Stations, a wide variety of content and a private party room is available for post-play celebrations. Everyone 8 and up loves VR at Ctrl V!

Play VR for one hour and switch in and out of any games in our library at their discretion throughout the session. Book 6 or more VR Stations, and add the Private Party Room to your booking for the 40 minutes following VR. Bring your own food, drink and dinnerware.

Address: 3000 Custer Rd, Plano, Texas 75075

The Star

Address: 9 Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034

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Celebrate your kid’s birthday like a star and take a look at the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters.

There are three birthday party packages available, which start at $600.

However, if you want to get the best that this place has to offer, then you can get the Hall of Fame package at $1200.

What we love about this package is that it allows the kids to play on the field for 60 minutes and have a VIP guided tour (dependent on availability). They offer party room rental, drinks, and a souvenir for the birthday child

You can bring a Papa John’s pizza, a personalized cake, and limited party supplies. Be sure to check the details with them ahead of time

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Address: 2601 Preston Rd #3011, Frisco, TX 75034

Phone: (469) 731-3900

From the moment you enter the party venue, look up at the full-scale airplane model above your head! Make everyone in the family excited and take the birthday party fun to the city, which is designed and run by kids.

Kidzania is a dynamic, real-life city built to inspire, educate, and empower kids through immersive learning experiences.

Kids will have a blast, but parents beware, you will need your energy up!

Kidzania is the first mini-city for Kids in the United States and is definitely on our bucket list for unique kids birthday party places Dallas.

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Address: 3045 W 15th St, Plano, TX 75075

Phone: (972) 599-3333

Getting kids (and parents) off their electronics and engaging in fun and safe warfare with Nerf guns is just one of the things you can enjoy when you visit.

They have some fun Glow in the Dark Birthday packages in Areas 51 and 52!

Go, check them out – look out for their friendly faces… and come hungry… their FOOD is divine.

Gatsplat Paintball Field

Address: 582 TX-121 BUS, Lewisville, TX 75057

Phone: (972) 956-5500

Gatsplat Dallas area paintball fields are located in Lewisville, Rowlett, and Fort Worth and they serve the DFW metroplex with their unique low-impact paintball model.

This is great for older kids’ birthday party fun (probably ages 7+)

Pricing starts at $169 for a group of 6, which includes entry, gun, tank, safety goggles, all-day air fills, and 1000 paintballs to share.

For a group of 10, it would be $289 with 1,500 paintballs to share.

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Top Golf

Address: 1500 Andrews Pkwy, Allen, TX 75002

Phone: (469) 675-9730

For golf lovers ages 12 and younger, this is your place! The cost is $300 for up to 12 kids and $450 for up to 18 kids. It includes two hours of play, catered meals, unlimited drinks, and your own personal bay host.

You can also enhance the experience with party favors or swinging tips from the Top Golf coach.

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Sea Life Grapevine Aquarium

Address: Mills Mall, 3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy, Grapevine, TX 76051

Phone: (469) 444-3004

Sea Life birthday party packages are the perfect way to celebrate your kid’s special day. Your kids and their friends will come up close and personal with some fish, sharks, stingrays, seahorses, and more.

They include a private birthday room, a guidebook and pizza/sodas to enjoy.

Please note that birthday parties must be booked at least three weeks in advance and are subject to availability.

Ninja Nation

Address: 7140 Dena Dr, Frisco, TX 75033

Phone: (214) 937-4942

For an action-packed birthday party, look no further than Ninja Nation. It’s perfect for kids who like to climb, who are active and need to blow off some steam.

They get to try ninja challenges in a really fun and safe environment.

So, let the kids jump, run, crawl, climb, and swing like ninjas for a day!

The standard birthday party ($350) for up to 15 guests, includes 90 minutes on the arena floor and 30 minutes to refuel and celebrate in the party room. You can also add on pizza and drinks for $5 a child.

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If you have Questions, we’ve written a huge guide to the Pogo Pass to help you!


Address: 8380 TX-121, Frisco, TX 75034

Phone: (214) 618-4359

Gather those fearless kids and experience the thrill of human flight (without a parachute or airplane) at iFLY Dallas in Frisco. iFly is an indoor skydiving center; it is a safe flying experience for everyone.

Each person in your group will fly next to a world-class instructor who personally guides you all throughout the whole time. This is something our whole family has done, and I can say it’s a super cool very unique experience that you’ll remember for years to come.

Their birthday parties are great for kids, teens, and adults, and they can accommodate small or large groups.

Great news! They can customize your birthday party, just tell them some details and they will take care of the rest.

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National Videogame Museum

Address: 8004 Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75034

Phone: (972) 668-8400

National Videogame Museum (NVM) is the only museum in the United States dedicated to the history of the videogame industry. And it’s on our doorstep!

You’ll learn about the videogame industry’s rich history, where it’s heading next, and how you can be a part of it. A place where you can meet and expand a community of creative and competitive minds, especially if you love old-school arcade games like Pac-man!

A place that exudes FUN in a permanent home where on any given day you can play the games of yesterday, today, AND tomorrow. Amazing, right? And they are open to book your birthday party!

This place is perfect for some gaming fun with friends and family, for ALL ages. It starts with a basic birthday package at $250, which includes 2 hours use of the party room that accommodates up to 40 guests.

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Summit Climbing, Yoga and Fitness

Address: 525 Talbert Dr, Plano, TX 75093

Phone: (972) 599-0865   

This is truly something different for the strong and young at heart. We really think this is one of the best birthday party places near me.

Summit can host your next birthday party full of climbing fun. They carved out a section of their gym that’s just for kids with the small top-out boulder, five auto-belays, and 6 top ropes, and it also features a ledge for rappelling.

They provide harness rentals for all of the climbers/belayers, a party room, instruction, and plenty of walls to climb.

You are free to bring any food or drink items that you want, and they can provide tablecloths, paper plates, napkins, plastic cups, and plastic utensils.  

Young Chef Academy

Address: 8855 Preston Trace Blvd #100, Frisco, TX 75033

Phone: (972) 335-4449

An “ALL-INCLUSIVE” birthday party package where you supply the (kid) chefs, and they provide the rest! It is a great way to learn life skills while kids have fun learning how to cook and prepare their own food.

You can visit or call or email to reserve your celebration, and a party specialist will help you create an all-inclusive party experience that is perfect for you and your celebrant.

They can handle invitations, decorations, entertainment, and clean up.

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Frisco Fire Department

Address: 8601 Gary Burns Dr, Frisco, TX 75034

Phone: (972) 292-6300

Enjoy a unique experience at the Frisco Fire Department for kids aged 5 years old +, where you can book a visit (at least 10 days in advance). You can book a visit for 30 minutes on Saturdays only, between 1 pm and 4 pm (not including holiday weekends)

You can visit with crews, but remember, if they get an emergency response call, they will be leaving to attend to that!

The visit is free of charge and they provide plastic fire hats/stickers for the kids who attend (a maximum of 12) They will have fun learning about fire prevention and safety tips, tailored just for kids.

Lowe’s Build a Birthday Party

How about a DIY Party at your local Lowe’s store?

They’ll host you for a 2 hour party, where kids get to create a memorable take-home DIY project in a separate party space in store.

Birthday party packages start at $349. You can upgrade for Domino’s pizza, drinks, and desserts and for a selection of Lowe’s party favors.


Address: 4720 TX-121, Plano, TX 75024

Phone: (972) 370-2000

Set in a kid’s hair salon, they offer fun birthday parties which are perfect for dress-up and make-believe, roleplay birthday parties – themes like “Glamour, Trip to Hollywood, Spa, and Rock Star”

Frontier Flight Museum

Address: 6911 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209

Be inspired to fly high and explore at the Frontiers of Flight Museum.

Your birthday celebrant and guests can fly to any destination they can imagine, become air traffic controllers in the FOFM Airport Control Tower, and even practice being a Jumbo Jet pilot! 

Party rooms are available for two hours and include a taxi down Runway 36R and play in the children’s Discovery Area, watch an in-flight movie, climb the control tower, and a tour in the Cree main exhibit gallery.

Frontiers of Flight Museum birthday party place

American Girls’ Store

Address: 13464 Dallas Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75240

Phone: (877) 247-5223

Based at the Galleria Mall, this legendary store has party rooms and hosts great birthday parties with:

  • A delicious meal
  • Signature cake and ice cream
  • Goody bags and doll tiaras
  • A special gift for the birthday girl
  • Digital invitations

Perfect for a girls birthday, for up to 6 guests and from $25 per guest.

For more ideas for Birthday Parties we have a huge guide here

Legoland Discovery Center

Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy, Grapevine, TX

Phone: (469) 444-3004

  • They offer different packages in a private LEGO-themed party room or a package without the party room!
  • Party host to assist during room time
  • Pizza and soft drinks for all guests
  • Exclusive LEGO Model for each guest to take home
  • Activity lanyard and birthday button for the birthday child
  • All day admissions at LEGOLAND Discovery Center after time in party room

North Texas Escape Rooms

Address: 8232 Preston Rd #100, Plano, TX 75024

Phone: (469) 712-6837

  • Private 45 min Escape Experience for 8 kids and 1 adult
  • 1.5 hrs in Party Room
  • Set up by NTER Party Host
  • Decor: Half a dozen balloons, birthday banners, tablecloths, confetti
  • Color changing pencil for each guest
  • Tables and Chairs
  • Clean Up
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Kreative Kidz Partyz

Address: 6529 W Plano Pkwy, Suite E, Plano 75093

Phone: 972-378-3682
The team really provides a unique party planning service and have some great theme ideas from Frozen and Mickey Mouse to Superheroes and Star Wars.

 Altitude Trampoline Park

Address: 110 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080

Phone: (469) 941-4350

Once your Party attendee is inside, they will not leave! Usually, a 2 hour party could easily go longer once the jumping begins.

For these and more Birthday Party ideas, there are some great places in Collin County! 


  • Abbie

    Hi, I’m Abbie, super mom, and busy-bee who moved to Plano from London, England with my husband and 2 kids, Jesse and Lucy, in the Summer of 2013. Plano Moms was my lifeline when I arrived as I didn’t know anyone or anything about my new city that I now called home. When I’m not being a Plano Mom or being a taxi service to my kids, working out, cooking and reading (when I find the time!)

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Tuesday 2nd of May 2023

There's a Ninja Nation in Murphy too! Another great place for a birthday is Playstreet Museum! The one in Murphy is set up like a town square.

Deborah Flarson

Monday 12th of April 2021

Great! Thanks for sharing such a blog. These are really good parties I saw.

shane Foster

Friday 26th of March 2021

A Great addition to this list would be Fixation VR in Hurst. The largest VR arcade in Texas. Plenty of space and suitable for parties of all sizes. Suitable for parties for all ages. Kids Birthday parties to more adult parties like bachelor parties. BYOB friendly


Friday 26th of March 2021

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