Birthday Parties | Hands-On House

Hands-on House is a great place to celebrate birthdays for kids 2-10. Birthday parties are held during public hours on Saturdays and Sundays from 1-3 pm or 3-5 pm. See rental information for after hours parties.

Two-Hour Party Packages Include:

  • Birthday Party invitations
  • Juice boxes and/or water (plates, forks, napkins, candles, too!)
  • Birthday decorations provided by Hands-on House (please, no outside decorations)
  • Use of our private birthday party room (time limited) and admission to exhibit areas
  • A Hands-on House helper
  • Bring your own birthday cake, cookies, or cupcakes or request ours. Please, no animated cakes (volcanos, rivers, dry ice, etc.)

Basic PartiesIncludes use of party room for up to 45 minutes for up to 8 children and 10 adult chaperones. Additional attendees are $10 per child and $5 per adult. 24 child maximum.

  • Blast Party: $175 non-members, $150 members
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child
  • Construction Party: $190 non-members, $165 members (Available February 1, 2020)
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Take home construction hat and vest, $6.00/set
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child

Make & Take Parties – includes use of party room for up to 60 minutes for up to 8 children and 10 adult chaperones. Additional attendees are $18 per child and $5 per adult. Each Make & Take Party room is decorated for the theme. 24 child maximum.

  • Superhero Party: Each child makes and takes home a Superhero mask. $250 non-members, $225 members.
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Take home Hands-on House Superhero cape, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child
  • Enchanted Sea Party: Each child makes and takes home a Treasure Chest. $250 non-members, $225 members. (Available February 1, 2020)
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Take home mermaid tail headband or pirate hat, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child
  • Butterfly Fairy Princess Party: Each child makes and takes home a butterfly or dragonfly wand. $250 non-members, $225 members. Available until May 1, 2020.
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Take home Monarch butterfly wings, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child

STEM Adventure Parties – It’s not just a party, it’s an adventure! Includes use of party room for up to 60 minutes for up to 8 children and 10 adult chaperones. Additional attendees are $10 per child and $5 per adult.

  • Clubhouse STEM Party: Based on monthly Clubhouse theme – Limit of 12 children. $200 non-members, $175 members.
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child
  • Super Block Party: Have fun with friends building your imagination with our Bright Day Big Blocks and Table-Top Blocks. Limit 12 children. $225 non-members, $200 members
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child
  • Color Lab Science Party: Put on your lab coat! We’re going to have fun doing science experiments making colors. Maximum 24 children. $225 non-members, $200 members. (Available February 1, 2020)
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Take Home Hands-on House lab coat, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child
  • Backyard Biologist Party: Outdoor bug and plant hunt. $225 non-members, $200 members Memorial Day – Labor Day Only – weather permitted. Includes rain date scheduling or back-up party selection.
    • Gift Bag, $6.00 each
    • Take home bug jar and bug net, $6.00/set
    • Take home monarch butterfly wings, $6.00 each
    • Cupcakes or bakery cookies, $2.50 per child