It’s easy being a kid in the South Sound. There are plenty of fun places for a child to stretch their legs and enjoy some unique experiences. With so many venues across Pierce County boasting fun-filled opportunities for kids of all ages, finding the perfect location for your child’s next birthday party is easy. Here’s a look at some birthday party-worthy venues any kid will love.
1. Jozee Rooz Indoor Petting Zoo
This wallaby is just one of the many miniature animals you will meet at Jozee Rooz Indoor Petting Zoo in Tacoma. Photo courtesy: Jozee Rooz Indoor Petting Zoo.
2. Rollin’ 253
Lace up your skates and head to Tacoma’s Rollin’ 253 for indoor family fun.
3. Sounder’s Lanes
Sounder’s Lanes is located at JBLM, making it the ideal birthday site for military families. ©SouthSoundTalk.
4. Wiggle Works
Wiggle Works provides a fun and colorful space, along with party packages. Photo courtesy: Wiggle Works.
5. Children’s Museum of Tacoma
Indoor educational play is a favorite for Tacoma-area families. Photo credit: Poetic Spectre Imaging.
6. Summer Cove
Summer Cove on North Fort Lewis offers the perfect backdrop for you kid’s beach party. ©SouthSoundTalk.
7. Bradley Lake Park
Sunny days at Bradley Lake Park provide a gorgeous view of the lake and wildlife.
8. Fort Steilacoom Park
On a clear day, Mount Rainier can be seen peeking out above Waughop Lake at Fort Steilacoom Park. ©SouthSoundTalk.
9. Kandle Park
Kandle pool is the newest outdoor pool in Tacoma, offering the first wave pool in Pierce County, making it only one of the few existing in all of Washington. ©SouthSoundTalk.
10. STAR Center
Make the STAR Center the site of your child’s next birthday party. Photo courtesy: Metro Parks Tacoma STAR Center/Facebook.
11. Emerald Kingdom Parties
Emerald Kingdrom Parties in Lacey brings your child’s favorite fairytales to life. Photo courtesy: Emerald Kingdrom Parties/Facebook.