Birthday Parties

Best Birthday Party Ideas in Chicago, IL

Looking for birthday party ideas in Chicago, IL? Here are some of our favorite ideas from the EventZingo directory.

Great Birthday Party Idea: Bring the Game Anywhere 

Birthday party plays on game truck.

Gaming Where Ever can bring a video game truck and laser tag to any location in the greater Chicago area. Birthday parties generally last 1-3 hours. The game truck includes 6 hi-def TVs, a game collection, and a game coach to assist the players. 

Learn more about birthday party at Gaming Where Ever here.

Great Birthday Party Idea: Tour a Brewery 

Beer and glass

Off Color Brewing is located in the small industrial area where Logan Square and Hermosa meet. Tours are limited to 20 people and generally last around an hour. Birthday party participants can expect to sample several brews.

Learn more about a birthday party at Off Color Brewing here.

Great Birthday Party Idea: K1 Speed 

Two go-kart racers

K1 Speed offers 2 locations in the Chicago area for birthday party participants to enjoy go kart racing. Race packages include podium celebrations for the winners and group photos. Party planners can also utilize the available catering.

Learn more about a birthday party at K1 Speed  here.

Great Birthday Party Idea: Eat on the Trolley

Bread, cheese, and meat on a plate.

The Trolley Tour offers a unique twist on a food tour. Birthday party participants can ride the trolley to a variety of tapas restaurants. The dishes range from vegetables and dried fruits, to savory beef or seafood. Tapas are shareable dishes of Spanish style food, so participants can share and try many dishes. The group can meet at a centralized location and the trolley will do the rest.

Learn more about a birthday party at The Trolley Tour and Bus Rental here.

Great Birthday Party Idea: Escape the House

Oval office themed escape room

Escape House in Chicago provides a challenge for birthday party participants by solving clues and cracking codes in a race of time. Escape House offers two different rooms to choose from. The Safe House places guests as a potential secret agent being vetted by the mysterious "Control." Save the White House gives guests the responsibility to save the president when a missile strike aimed at the White House is launched.

Learn more about a birthday party at Escape House here.


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