Birthday Parties

TO REQUEST A PARTY DATE:
(A DATE MUST BE CONFIRMED PRIOR TO MAKING PAYMENT!)

Birthday parties can be scheduled for the following hours:
Saturday: 1:00PM-3:00PM / 2:00PM-4:00PM / 3:00PM-5:00PM
Weekdays: By special request
To request your party date, please fill out the request form below. Please note that we will make every effort to accommodate your request for a specific date, but we cannot guarantee the date/time will be available.

Members of Gateway to Science receive a discount when scheduling a birthday party. Minimum “Family” membership level is required to receive the Member price.

Birthday Party Packages

Birthday Adventure Package

  • This party is for the birthday child and up to 15 guests. The charge for additional guests is $5 per person.
  • Party host
  • Party room for two hours: 1 hour in gallery, 1 hour of social time
  • Admission to hands-on science exhibit gallery
  • Storage for your things during the gallery visit
  • Party invitations with map, available online: BIRTHDAY INVITATION

Members……….$60.00 Non-Members……$80.00

Birthday Spectacular Package

    • This party is for the birthday child and up to 15 guests. The charge for additional guests is $7 per child and $5 per adult.
    • Party Host
    • Private room for two hours: 1 hour gallery, 30 min. activity, 30 min. social time
    • Includes one fun, guided, hands-on science activity.
    • Kids take their creations home!
    • Admission to hands-on science exhibit gallery
    • Storage for your things during the gallery visit
    • Party invitations with map, available online: BIRTHDAY INVITATION

Members……….$90.00 Non-Members…..$110.00

Science Activity Choices for Birthday Spectacular Packages:

      • Make Slime (recommended for ages 4+)
      • Create a Sun Beads bracelet or zipper-pull (recommended for ages 3+)
      • Build a Catapult (recommended for ages 6+)
      • Make Ocean in a Bottle (recommended for ages 6+)

Important Information: Some spectacular activities are not suited for younger children.  Make sure that you look at our age recommendations above. Parties may only be held during the Birthday Party hours noted below. Requests must be made at least 10 days prior to the date of the party. Earlier notice is recommended for best availability. In order to hold your date, full payment is required when your party date is confirmed. Please provide your own decorations, food, drinks, and paper supplies. No glitter or confetti. You are responsible for cleaning up after the party.

Cancellation & Rescheduling Policy: Our birthday parties are very popular. If you must cancel, please do so at least one week before your scheduled date to receive a refund, minus a $25 cancellation fee. To reschedule, a $15 processing fee will be charged.

Please read our Policy of Concern.

Birthday Party Availability

This table shows which days and times we are available for birthday parties. Boxes with "X" displayed have already been selected by others.
Date
Time Option 1
Time Option 2
Time Option 3
4/26/14 X X X
5/3/141pm to 3 pm X X
5/10/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm3 pm to 5 pm
5/17/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm X
5/23/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm3 pm to 5 pm
5/27/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm3 pm to 5 pm
5/28/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm3 pm to 5 pm
5/29/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm3 pm to 5 pm
5/30/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm3 pm to 5 pm
5/31/141pm to 3 pm2 pm to 4 pm3 pm to 5 pm

Birthday Party Request Form

Please fill out this form completely. Incomplete forms may not be accepted. Note: This is just a request. Please wait until we have confirmed your request before making your party plans and sending invitations.
  • Please enter a number. This helps us prepare enough materials for the party. Estimates are acceptable.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.