Birthday Parties

Celebrate Your Special Day In An Unforgettable Way!

McWane Science Center has birthday parties down to a science! Enjoy a private party with all of your friends and admission to the four floors of Exhibit Halls. Choose a birthday package from the options below. Each child celebrating their birthday party will receive a birthday party t-shirt.

Scheduling your birthday party:

Pick a package below for your party, select a program, and even choose additional options to create the perfect birthday adventure at McWane Science Center.

Advanced reservations are required. Birthday parties are offered during the following times.

Saturday: 10:00, 12:00, 2:00, 4:00
Sunday: 12:00, 2:00, 4:00
Weekdays (NEW!!): Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00 and 1:00 (Ends August 8th)

Birthday Party Availability and Purchase:

NEW!! Verify Party Time Availabilty and Purchase your Party Package ONLINE (no refunds given for online purchase)

Birthday Party Request:
Click here to email party requests and questions to the Reservations Department.

Birthday Party

RESERVATIONS: (205) 714 - 8414
QUESTIONS: (205) 714 - 8369

Cancellation policy:
If you cancel a reserved birthday party two weeks prior to your party date, there is no cancellation fee. There is a 50.00 cancellation fee for any party that cancels within 2 weeks prior to the party date

Full payment is required at time of booking. Prices do not include required tax

Restrictions:

Some outside food is allowed, please contact the birthday party specialist for specifics. Balloons are not allowed in McWane Science Center

ADVENTURE PARTY
Up to 30 guests including adults and children
$250.00 (Non-Members)
$200.00 (Members)

ULTIMATE ADVENTURE PARTY
Up to 30 guests including adults and children
$300.00 (Non-Members)
$250.00 (Members)

Admission to Exhibit Halls for all guests

Admission to Exhibit Halls for all guests

Private party room for one hour

Private party room for one hour

Staff member to host the party Staff member to host the party

Free parking for all guests

Free parking for all guests

Birthday child receives a McWane Science Center Birthday party T-shirt. Birthday child receives a McWane Science Center Birthday party T-shirt.

Either:
¼ sheet cake with the McWane Science Center logo, ice cream, juice boxes, snack (Choose from gold fish, chips or cookies), and paper products

OR an educational hands-on program (See options below)

ALL of the following:
¼ sheet cake with the McWane Science Center logo, ice cream, juice boxes, snack (Choose from gold fish, chips or cookies), and paper products

And an Educational hands-on program (See options below)

Special Birthday Programs

Select one of these spectacular science programs to make your party unforgettable:

EXPLORE AND MORE AGES 2-3
We invite you and your two or three year
old to play and explore in this unique birthday
party designed specifically for them. Party
guests will use their natural curiosity
and keen sense of touch to learn more about
the world around them.

ANIMAL ADVENTURES AGES 4+
Fur, scales and scutes! Meet the amazing
animals that call McWane Science Center
home!

OCEAN ANIMALS AGES 4+
Get an up-close look at some ocean
residents and discover what it’s like to
be a creature of the sea as we show you
some of the more fascinating residents of
the World of Water.

GROSS OUT! AGES 5+
From slime to sneezes, if your birthday boy
or girl loves being grossed out then this is
the party for you.

SCIENCE OF MAGIC AGES 5+
Let your inner wizard loose and join us
as we look at some cool “magic tricks.’’
Is it really magic or is something more
science-y behind these awesome antics?

SCIENCE OF BIRTHDAYS* AGES 5+
From baking the cake to lighting the
candles and even the making the ice
cream, science surrounds your birthday
fun. This party includes Liquid Nitrogen
Ice Cream for all guests.

 

 

*An additional $25 charge for the
Science of Birthdays program 

Add-On Options:

You can choose any of the following options for your party for an additional fee.

Pizza Hut™ Personal Pan Pizzas† - $60.00 for 15 personal cheese pizzas
IMAX® movie tickets - $3.00 per person (plus tax)
12 oz bottled water - $1.25 each
8 oz Canned Coke® products - $1.00 each
Birthday Party T-Shirts - $5.00 each
Upgrade to a ½ sheet cake $20
Additional ¼ sheet cake $20
Additional guest (over the 30 guests*) - $5.00 each

*Total number of guests includes every child and adult at the party.

†Must be ordered no later than the Sunday before the party date

Celebrate Together:

McWane Science Center does allow more than one child to celebrate their birthday together at the same party.

 

Birthday Party Invitations:

Click here to download and customize your own large pdf invitation
Click here to download, customize, print and cut small pdf invitations