Are you looking for kid’s party venues Wellington? I’ve found the best kid’s party venues Wellington and Upper Hutt has to offer.
From animal adventures, water fun, trains and art, you will find something fun and unique to celebrate your child’s next birthday party.

Wellington Party Venues with Animals

If your child loves animals these two party venues will definitely bring a smile to their face.

Thompsons Horse Centre

Based in Upper Hutt the Thompsons Horse Centre provides horse riding, picnic area and a playground. Party guests enjoy a lovely pony ride around the farm trail for half an hour each or, if wet play mounted games in the indoor arena. There is a picnic and playground area for the children to enjoy while waiting for their pony ride. You are welcome to stay and relax and have your own party food in this safe area, watching other children ride in the outdoor arena, or we have an undercover area if wet. For prices and more information please visit the Thompsons Horse Centre website or phone 04 526 4515.

Staglands Wildlife Reserve

Kid’s love Staglands and being less than an hours drive form Wellington it is a great place to celebrate a birthday with family and friends. Their birthday party packages are ideally suited for children from three to ten years. The party package at Staglands includes a separate room in the café for an hour which is decorated and has a party table set.
Children are also welcome to celebrate their birthday at Staglands without purchasing our party package.
The Barn is a great place for a family get together or use one of the many picnic areas.
The BBQ areas are covered with plenty of seating and all have great views.
For more information visit the Stagland’s website or phone +64 4 526 7529.

Wellington Party Venues that get kids out and moving.

We all know kids need some adventure and these five party venues provide some thrill and a little adrenaline for a memorable birthday party.

Fergs Kayaks Adventure Birthday Parties:

Have an adventure race with Fergs on Wellington’s waterfront! Unlock clues, complete challenges and Rock, Roll and/or Paddle your way to victory and prizes with one of their dedicated instructors. Total time is approx 2.5hours and includes time for a sit-down with party food and cake (not provided).
For more information visit the Fergs Website or phone 04 499 8898.

Freedom Hire Climbing Party:

Spend an exciting 2 hours of your kid’s special day at Fergs Indoor Climbing Wall. Bookings are available Monday- Friday 11am-8pm, Saturdays 10am-6pm, and Sundays 12pm-6pm for parties of 8+ people. Adult belayers and supervision required. Trestle table available to hire.
For more information visit the Fergs Website or phone 04 499 8898.

Silver Stream Railway

At Silver Stream Railway in Upper Hutt a historic wooden carriage is available for children’s birthday parties on the 1st and 3rd Sunday and selected public holidays from 11am to 1:15pm or, 1:45pm to 4pm. This carriage is attached to the train that runs over 1.5kms of restored track, each journey taking approx. 15 minutes departing our main station 2-3 times per hour. The carriage is arranged with table tops between some of the seats so that party food and refreshments may be presented.
For more information visit the Silver Stream Railway Website or phone (04) 563 7348.

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf

Located in Porirua on the harbour, Pirate’s Cove is a fantastic 18 hole course. Birthday parties at Pirate’s Cove are fun, affordable and piratey! You can bring your own food, reserve the BBQ area and play golf!
Choose from either the Parrot or Treasure packages which both include 18 holes of adventure golf, a private area, temporary tattoo, certificate, and bring your own food and drinks! Treasure package includes a loot bag with stickers, activities, balloon and a snack. Prices start at $12 per person.
For more information visit the Pirate’s Cove Website or phone 04 237 6809.

Laserforce Wellington

Gear up with your state of the art Generation 6 Laserforce Battlesuit vest and grip your phaser tight – it’s time for action!
The pumping music sets the tone as you stalk your enemies shrouded in a swirling haze through the fully air conditioned arena maze.
Birthday party packages with or without food.
For more information visit the Laserforce Wellington website or phone (04) 384 4622.

Creative Wellington Party Venues

If you are looking for a birthday party that is unique and provides a little flair and creativity these next three party venues will be for you.

Sams Art House

Sams Art House is the perfect, cool, colourful, awesome place for your kid’s creative birthday parties.
Sams Art House will provide the space, creative activity, materials and atmosphere to help make that special persons birthday party rock!
Price is $245 for up to 8 children, additional children are $30 per head up to 12 kids maximum (up to 10 maximum for pre-school children).
This price includes all materials provided for the craft of choice and exclusive use of their studio for 2 hours.
Parents bring food and cake. We provide plates, cups, cutlery, platters, bowls, etc.
For information visit Sams Art House Website or phone 021 610804 or 04 479 8496.

Capital E

Capital E ignites the creative spark in young people, through digital workshops, live performance and events. Capital E is a not-for-profit organisation based in Te Whanganui a Tara, Wellington providing quality experiences to schools and public. Capital E’s creative play space is the ideal place to host your child’s birthday party. Their space is constantly buzzing with ever-changing themes, awesome activities, and equipment to keep young hands and minds busy.
Party packages for kids aged 0-6 – a Capital E staff member will be on hand to help you set-up, show you around the facilities and assist children with some of their craft activities.
Party Packages for kids aged 8+ – capture their memorable birthday party in their professional OnTV Studio or MediaLab computer suite.

For more information visit the Capital E website or phone 04 913 3740.

Southern Cross

Southern Cross will provide you with a space and their kid friendly staff will take care of the set-up, clean-up and the food – so you can focus on the kids and catching up with their Mums & Dads over a coffee and a bite to eat. If your party is between 10am-2pm on weekends your little guests can join in on the Cross Critters Weekend activities; including FREE Face-Painting! You’re welcome to arrange your own entertainment too (send in the clowns!).
You are welcome to bring indoor own birthday cake however all other food & drink must be purchased through Southern Cross. They have a fantastic kids’ party food menu on their website with healthy and naughty but nice treats for all.
For more information visit the Southern Cross website or phone (04) 384 9085.

I hope these ideas have provided you with some inspiration for your next child’ birthday party in Wellington.
Have fun making memories with your tamariki.