Birthday Party Places Guide

Great options for your 2023 birthday bash!

By Krista Nesbit, Publisher, Macaroni KID Lake Orion - Rochester Hills - Oxford February 7, 2023

Birthday parties are the best! If you're planning to have your child's birthday celebration outside the home this year, Macaroni KID Lake Orion - Rochester Hills - Oxford has put together a list of some awesome options for you. Check them out! 

fLipSpot Gymnastics & Cheer
233 Kay Industrial Drive
Orion Charter Township, MI 48359

500 E 2nd Street
Rochester, MI 48307

Details: A fLipSpot Birthday Party provides full use of the gym for lots of fun activities. Climb on elaborate obstacle courses, jump into the foam block pit, bounce on trampolines and challenge yourself on the gym equipment including bars, beams and ropes. Your party has exclusive use of the gym during the event time. The Lake Orion location also has a party room where you can serve food, cake and open presents. 
Our staff helps with every step of your fLipSpot party. fLipSpot parties are for children ages 3 and up. 15 participants per party package. Additional fees will be charged for more guests. Check out our PARTY OPTIONS HERE!  

More information:, Orion - (248) 340-0910, Rochester - (248) 841-1163

Ideal Escape Rooms
925 North Lapeer Road, Suite 246
Oxford, MI 48371

Details: Celebrate your Birthday at Ideal Escape Rooms!  Work as a team to find clues, solve puzzles, and complete your game before time runs out!  We have 5 fun and challenging games in high quality, fully themed, private rooms. Choose from escaping a jail, or solving a mystery in a 50's diner, or going on a quest in a castle, or performing a search and rescue as a fireman, or finding gold in an old mine shaft! Ages 8+ (include at least 1 Adult per room if group is under 16yo). CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR PARTY TODAY! 

More information:, (248) 572-3999 

AR Workshop Rochester
882 S. Rochester Road 

Rochester Hills, MI 48307

Details: AR Workshop Rochester is a great place for DIY fun for your Birthday Party or Youth Event by offering a large selection of crafty projects to choose from. The party favor is the project they make with their own two hands creating unforgettable memories for all! AR Workshop Rochester offers projects for ages 6 and up. Click here and book your creative party NOW! 

More information:, (248) 949-9626

Urban Air Adventure Park Oxford
925 N Lapeer Road

Oxford, MI 48371

Details: Take your next party into the stratosphere with the birthday party experts at Urban Air Adventure Park. We handle everything from setup and hosting to entertainment and cleanup. Our specialists get the work done, so all you have to do is show up and have FUN. Our party experts make it easy to host a party for kids of any age, which is why Urban Air Adventure Park continues to be voted the Best Kids Birthday Party Place year after year! Check out your party options here and start planning! 

More information: (248) 850-1077

All About Entertainment
(947) 222-5590

Details: All About Entertainment offers so many great options including interactive storytelling shows that include magic and music, extraordinary award-winning face painters, stilt walkers, jugglers, magicians, glitter tattoo artists, balloon twisters and more! Their website has pictures, prices, and full descriptions. They do many corporate and public events, but birthday parties give them the chance to help Moms and Dads in a very unique way that sets them apart from other entertainment companies. Incredible children's birthday parties are their specialty!


More information: (947) 222-5590, Instagram Page

Here are some other great options for your birthday bash: 

All About Entertainment (AAE)
(947) 222-5590

Details: AAE offers so many great options including interactive storytelling shows that include magic and music, extraordinary award-winning face painters, stilt walkers, jugglers, magicians, glitter tattoo artists, balloon twisters and more! Their website has pictures, prices, and full descriptions. They do many corporate and public events, but birthday parties give them the chance to help Moms and Dads in a very unique way that sets them apart from other entertainment companies. Incredible children's birthday parties are their specialty!

More information: Instagram Page

AMC Theatres
4300 Baldwin Road
Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Details: Celebrate with AMC! AMC loves a good party! Whether you're looking to enjoy just a show, or to add snacks, AMC is THE destination for great celebrations! Complete their form here to start planning your party! 

More information: Facebook Page

Avon North Hill Lanes
150 West Tienken Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48306

Details: There are 32 lanes of bowling featuring easy automatic scoring, bumper bowling, glow bowling, and great party packages including bowling, pizza, and more - just $15.95/bowler! Call (248) 670-3389 to discuss options and book your special event! 

More information: (248) 651-8544, Facebook Page

Boogie Babies 
928 B Star Batt Drive
Rochester Hills, MI 48309

Details: Boogie Babies parties are great fun for all ages! Check out their party package options here

More information: (248) 852-6288, Facebook Page

Challenge Island - Oakland County East
(248) 690-5080

Details: Challenge Island provides hands-on STEAM workshops for kids (primarily ages 4-14), where they can have fun using everyday materials to design & build anything from rockets to roller coasters to pinball machines & much more; at the same time, they learn about STEAM fundamentals and teamwork skills like grit, perseverance, critical thinking and much more (without even realizing it!). We offer these workshops as birthday parties, and also in several other formats including in-school field trips, Girl Scout badge and journey programs, and also summer camps throughout the Lake Orion/Clarkston/Rochester area and beyond.

More information: (248) 690-5080, Facebook Page

Collier Lanes
879 S Lapeer Road
Oxford, MI 48371

Details: Birthday packages for 8 or more people include 1 hour of bowling, bowling shoes, 2 pitchers of pop per lane, paper products, and a birthday bowling pin for the birthday child! Prices range from $13.00 - $15.00 per person. Call to set up a  birthday today (248) 628-2851.  All parties require a $35.00 deposit.

More information: (248) 628-2851, Facebook Page

Emagine Theatre
200 Barclay Circle
Rochester Hills, MI 48307

Details: Emagine Theatres is the perfect venue to celebrate your child’s birthday and they’re ready to help you plan a memorable party! They can accommodate parties of 15-50 children ages 13 and under. For more information and to book a party, complete their host event form here

More information: (888) 319-FILM, Facebook Page

Fairytale Fun Place
7127 Dixie Hwy
Clarkston, MI 48346

Details: The Fairytale Fun Place features a large indoor playground, private party rooms, a pizza cafe, a coffee and drink bar and a performance stage for live interactive entertainment. With over 150 character themes available, your child is sure to have a magical time enjoying first class entertainment in a controlled environment - that all your guests will enjoy! Check out their party packages here!   

More information: (248) 297-5131, Facebook Page

The Friendship Factory
1659 W Hamlin Road, Unit D
Rochester Hills, MI 48309

Details: Takeover the entire Friendship Factory! Currently ALL parties are private for maximum safety and FUN! Planning a party is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Step 1: Pick your package; Step 2: Pick your optional add-ons; Step 3: Pick your activities - All options listed here! Call their Party Line at (248) 326-5125 for more info. 

More information: (248) 890-7277, Facebook Page

Game Crazy 
(888) 55-GAMECRAZY 

Details: Game Crazy mobile gaming entertainment does the work so you can have fun! They bring unbeatable entertainment to your home - choose from an array of games and activities. Your birthday kiddo and guests will love playing their favorite video games in a theater-like setting - add human hamster balls, Angry Birds or laser tag for the most awesome birthday bash ever! Check out their options and party pricing here

More information: (888) 554-2632, Facebook Page

Great Lakes Crossing 
4000 Baldwin Road
Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Details: The mall has tons of party-esque things to do! Aside from shopping, there is a free playground surrounded by the food court. There's also Legoland Discovery Center, Peppa Pig World of Play, Sea Life Aquarium, Round1 Bowling and Amusement Center, AMC Theatres, Rainforest Cafe, and a carousel! This is a great destination for a birthday if you have a smaller group and don't want to host an organized event. 

More information: (248) 454-5000, Facebook Page

Great Lakes Kids Energy Zone 
925 North Lapeer Road, Suite 318
Oxford, MI 48371

Details: Have an Energy Zone Birthday Party! There are two different packages to choose from. Check them out here

More information: (248) 236-9600, Facebook Page

The HUB Stadium
2550 Innovation Drive
Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Details: The HUB Stadium is a 28,000 square foot facility featuring 8 Football Bowling lanes, 10 Axe Throwing stalls, and 3 Topgolf Swing Suites golf simulators! Start planning your party now and see their options here

More information: (248) 364-4000, Facebook Page

K1 Speed 
925 North Lapeer Road, Suite 137
Oxford, MI 48371

Details: Give your guests the exciting freedom of an open track and no speed limits! Check out their party options here!  

More information: (248) 823-7677, Facebook Page

Legacy 925
925 North Lapeer Road
Oxford, MI 48371

Details: If you have a smaller group and aren't interested in an organized party, the Legacy Center is a perfect destination for a birthday party. You can hop around the whole facility! It has an arcade, Urban Air Trampoline Park, K1 Speed indoor go-kart racing, Great Lakes Kids Energy Zone gymnastics center, Ideal Escape Rooms, laser tag, bowling, axe throwing, restaurant and so much more. Check their website or give them a call to make sure your preferred destinations will be open.  

More information: (248) 823-7676, Facebook Page

Life Time Fitness
200 W Avon Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48307

Details: Life Time has everything you need for an unstoppably good time! Choose from activities such as Rock Climbing, Gym Games, Swimming, Slime Lab, Glow Playtime, or Messy Relays - it's sure to be a memorable birthday for your kiddo and all their guests! Complete this form to get your party planning started! 

More information: (248) 601-9400, Facebook Page

MI-COMBAT Tactical Laser Tag
2636 S Adams Road
Rochester Hills, MI 48309

Details: Forget black lights and cheesy plastic guns. MI-COMBAT is the future of tactical laser tag entertainment. You’ll take part in thrilling missions using state of the art equipment that simulates the real feel of the battlefield. MI-COMBAT Tactical Laser Tag is the most heart pumping action filled laser tag game you will ever experience. Call (248) 564-2760 now to book your party! 

More information: (248) 564-2760, Facebook Page

The Painted Pot
421 Walnut Blvd
Rochester, MI 48307

Details:  Their children’s pottery painting packages are perfect for birthday parties. Thier events are generally a 1-hour block of time and include a behind-the-scenes tour of the kiln area. Their friendly staff will lead your group through their project while teaching them about the firing process. Check out more info here!    

More information: (248) 454-5000, Facebook Page

Peppa Pig World of Play
4362 Baldwin Road
Auburn Hills, MI 48326

Details: Celebrate a birthday with guaranteed snorts, giggles, and jumping in muddy puddles at Peppa Pig World of Play! Check out all the details and options here

More information: (248) 454-5000, Facebook Page

Play 1st Mobile Gaming
(855) PLAY1ST  

Details: Let the fun come to YOU! Play 1st Mobile Gaming provides fun for all ages, bringing a gaming experience unlike any other. Once the truck is in your driveway, all you have to do is supply the players; we'll take care of the rest! Check out their party options here - and you HAVE to see these trucks... talk about awesome! 

More information: (855) 752-9178, Facebook Page

Pump It Up
1720 Opdyke Court
Auburn Hills, MI 48326

15117 Commercial Drive
Shelby Township, MI 48315

Details: Give your child the most exciting birthday party ever! There is never a dull moment at our kids birthday place, which means from the moment your child steps foot in our lobby to the moment the last goodie bag is handed out, it’s party central! Plus our private birthdays and check-in process ensure that groups stay together at all times to keep the kids in your party safe, which means you can kick back and enjoy the party with your invited guests as soon as you arrive. 

More information: Auburn Hills (248) 375-1100, Shelby Township (586) 416-4386, Facebook Page

RARA Indoor Playscape
500 E. Second Street
Rochester, MI 48307

Details: The playscape is open during RARA operating hours. The 3-level play structure has 3 slides, tunnels, obstacles, and more. For availability, call or check their website. Then print and complete this form to start planning your party! 

More information: (248) 656-8308, Facebook Page

118 W 3rd Street
Rochester, MI 48307

Details: Rata2ee is a culinary academy dedicated to educating children and adults on cooking fundamentals. It also makes for a really fun (and yummy!) place to host your next birthday party! Rata2ee offers a couple hassle-free parties to choose from: Cupcake Wars Birthday Party (appropriate for ages 8-12) or a Cupcake Decorating Party (appropriate for little ones age 5-7).  Various themes to choose from! Learn more and start your party planning here

More information: (248) 219-5752, Facebook Page

The Robot Garage
637 S. Eton Street
Birmingham MI 48009

Details: Have your next birthday celebration at The Robot Garage. They provide a private room, 2 dedicated staff members, material set-up and project instruction, a birthday robot surprise, and all the clean-up.  You provide the guests and let them do the rest!  Refreshments are typically served during the last 30 minutes of the party, ending with our birthday robot and dessert.

More information: (248) 723-9100, Facebook Page

Rochester PLAY!
9380 E Second Street
Rochester MI 48307 

Details: Rochester PLAY! is a premier indoor children’s play center. They have many party options to choose from. Check it out here and start planning today!

More information: (248) 650-7529, Facebook Page

Round1 Bowling & Amusement Center
4220 Baldwin Road, Suite A502
Auburn Hills, MI

Details: Round1 Bowling & Amusement is a multi-entertainment facility offering Bowling, Arcade Games, Billiards, Karaoke, Ping Pong, Darts, and other entertainment-like activities! Round1 has lots of party options to choose from - check them out here 

More information: (248) 464-6492, Facebook Page

Suburban Ice Rochester
52999 Dequindre Road
Rochester, MI 48307

Details: Rent the ice, bring in your own decorations, food, etc. and have a fantastic party! Call for more details but here's a good starting point for your party planning. 

More information: (248) 601-6699, Facebook Page

500 Great Lakes Crossing Drive
Auburn Hills, MI 

Details: Get swinging and enjoy their climate-controlled hitting bays for year-round comfort. They have a large range (get it?) of party options... check those out here. Call them at (248) 237-6617 or submit an event request here.  

More information: (248) 904-1032, Facebook Page

Upland Hills Farm
481 Lake George Road
Oxford, MI 48370

Details: The farm is a wonderful Birthday Party location for your next celebration. Don't worry about entertaining your child's friends, the farm is a cornucopia of entertainment. Animals to play with, hayrides to go on, cows to milk, playgrounds to climb, and room to run. Get mooOOooving (I couldn't resist!) and click here for more info.   

More information: (248) 628-1611, Facebook Page

Urban Air Trampoline Park
925 North Lapeer Road
Oxford, MI 48371

Details: Make your kid's birthday party a little bit more EPIC at Urban Air Adventure Park! There are numerous party packages you can see here. You can book online or call the Birthday Hotline at (800) 960-4778.  

More information: (248) 850-1077, Facebook Page

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