Birthday Parties in the Age of Coronavirus in Central MA

Another year, another covid birthday? Look no further than local Worcester area museums and businesses as they come to the rescue with covid-conscious ways to celebrate your kid in a fun, safe way. We have found options for in person fun or virtual fun if you prefer.

All families have their own comfort levels around their quarantine bubble. This is a list of suggestions based on what is out there. But we recognize families should make their own decisions about what is right for their family as far as who they are gathering with. 

Small (Masked) Gatherings 

Jump Nation
Book a private play date and upgrade with pizza in the party room afterward. No decorations or cake allowed but the play date comes with ice cream and a balloon for each kid.

Little Gym
West Boylston
Book a “mini birthday party” for up to 12 kids.

Let’s Bee Kids Playcenter
Indoor playground parties for kids ages 2-10.

Tumble Bus
They bring the party to you.  They travel up to 25 miles. Ages 2-6.

Redesigned party options in a private room.

Sawyer’s Bowladrome
Rent out the whole alley for a private birthday party.

SkyRise Theater
Offering small group adventure or character parties.

Virtual/Fun at Home Party Ideas

Wild Zoom Birthday with the EcoTarium. Missing your favorite animals at the EcoTarium? The EcoTarium will lead a training session with one of the mammals from the museum at your child’s zoom birthday party.

Kosmic Kelly Science Experiment Online Parties look like a great time with her fabulous take home science experiments.

Host Your Own Birthday Party (virtually or at home) with Party Kits from Claytime 

Burlap Bee Art Parties offer guided art parties for an unlimited number of zoom guests.


*Limits and rules are subject to change as covid guidelines in Massachusetts change. So please check websites above for any changes to availability and policies. 

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