What do I need to do?
Your Name & Contact Information
Name of the Special Guest and Age
Date & Theme of Party
How do I reserve my child’s party?
Call us at (225) 266-9938 to make a non-refundable $150 deposit using a credit/debit card or make an appointment to pay in person. Once a deposit is a received, your party date and time will be confirmed. We accept cash and all major credit/debit cards.
When should I book a private party?
Parties should be reserved as soon as possible. Once you know what date and time you would like to have your party, please reserve to ensure that you get your preference of party dates and times. We can reserve parties as early as 12 months in advance.
Can I reserve the facility for something other than a birthday party?
Yes! Any kind of celebration is a good reason to party at Recess Party & Play. Baptism, First Communion, grade school graduations, baby showers, field trips, fundraisers and "Just Because" are all welcome.
When should I arrive to set up for my party?
Please arrive 15-30 minutes prior to the start of your party time. This will allow us to clean the dining and playground area prior to your arrival. Our party host(s) will help you unload and get everything set up and ready to party!
How many people can your facility accommodate?
Recess Party & Play can hold up to 50 people.
What can I expect for my party?
Upon arrival, our staff will help you unload and set up your food and cake. Children can start playing immediately. 10 minutes before the party ends, our staff will help load gifts and your personal belongings to your vehicle while you say thanks and goodbyes to your guests.
Do I need to clean up after the party is over?
Absolutely not! Leave all the cleaning to our staff!
How many tables do you have for seating?
For the children, we have three 6’ foot long picnic tables reserved for cake time and one 6’ foot table that is typically used as the cake/dessert table. Adults are welcome to use single chairs or benches for dining. Our food counter space is 15’ foot long.
Can I bring my own food?
Yes, you can bring in finger foods, desserts, and cakes. Additional pizzas and drinks must be purchased through Recess Party & Play.
I ordered custom balloons, can you inflate them for me?
We would be happy to inflate your balloons and have them ready to go before your party starts. Please bring balloons to be inflated during the day of your party. Latex balloons are $1 each to inflate with balloon string, 18” mylar balloons are $2 each and jumbo mylar balloons are $8 each.
Can I choose my own music selection?
Sure can, but we ask to keep it kid-friendly.
Am I supposed to tip the party assistants?
You are not required to tip the party hosts. Party Hosts strive to give the best party service and work to make each party an awesome success. If you feel we have done an outstanding job, tips are much appreciated.
Is there an age limit?
Absolutely no age limit. Our canvases are pre-sketched and ready to paint.
How do I choose a painting?
You can provide us with a picture or we can work with you on finding one suitable to the age group. We suggest paintings to match the theme of the party.
What should we wear?
We provide smocks/aprons, but recommend that you wear paint friendly party clothes.
Is your paint safe for all ages?
Yes. We use tempera paints that are kid-friendly and non-toxic.
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