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Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

 All Ancram Listings

 Ancram Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

Park, Top 100 Campgrounds, activities, swimming, beaches, picnic grounds, boat launch, hiking, biking, cross-country ski, Ice skating, ice fishing, Things To Do, Beach, Biking, Boat Rentals, Cabins, Fishing, Sledding, Snowmobiling, X-Country Skiing Lake Taghkanic State Park

518-851-3631 
  in 2005 Lake Taghkanic State Park was named one of the Top 100 Campgrounds in the nation. Lake Taghkanic State Park, nestled next to Lake Taghkanic in the rolling hills and lush forests of Columbia County, offers a wonderful variety of recreational activities. The park has tent, trailer campsites, cabin, and cottage camping facilities. In the hot days of summer you can go swimming at one of the two beaches. Have picnics at the picnic grounds and launch your boat at the boat launch. In addition, the park has hiking, biking, cross-country ski and snowmobile trails. Ice skating and ice fishing are permitted when conditions are appropriate. Lake Taghkanic State Park  website and more . . .
 All Chatham Listings

 Chatham Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

12037, Bowl, bowling center, bowling lanes, Chatham, NY, Things To Do, Bumper bowling for children, Open bowling, kids birthday parties), Cosmic Bowl, Family Restaurant & Bar Chatham Bowl

518-392-5050 
  Go bowling at Chatham Bowl, a bowling center offering 16 bowling lanes, located at 248 State Route 295, Chatham, NY 12037 in Columbia County. Chatham Bowl  more . . .
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 Clermont Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

12526, Farmers' Market, Clermont, Farmer's Market, local seasonal produce, local art, crafts, music, Attractions, Art and Crafts, Live Music, Local Art & Crafts, Local Dairy Products, Local Seasonal Produce Clermont Country Farmers' Market

845-464-3598 
  Clermont Country Farmers' Market is located at 1820 Route 9, Clermont, NY 12526, Columbia County in the upper-Hudson Valley.

From Clermont Country Farmers' Market: "The Farmer's Market offers local seasonal produce, poultry and meats, and more. Enjoy local art, crafts, and music while you shop. Local cheeses, meats, vegetables, fruits, dairy, mushrooms, breads, pasta, pesto, soups, seasonally prepared foods, wine, tea, soaps & skin care products, condiments, yarn, gifts - crafts and solar information." Clermont Country Farmers' Market  website and more . . .
 All Columbia County Listings

 Columbia County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

About Applefest, Hudson Valley, Village of Warwick, Top 100 Events, one-day event, Warwick’s apples, culture, and entertainment, festival, Festival proceeds benefit these and other local non-profit organizations, Things To Do and See at the Festival Applefest Festival

845-987-8300 
 

About Applefest
Located in the Hudson Valley
Village of Warwick, New York

Admission is FREE
Applefest Festival  website and more . . .

Music & Environmental Festival, Top 4 Music Festivals in the US, Folk Festival, good music, About Clearwater, Clean Water Act, the Hudson River Park Act, removal of PCB’s from the Hudson, America’s Environmental Flagship, Clearwater Environmental Clearwater's Hudson River Festival

 
 

Clearwater's Great Hudson River Revival
A Music & Environmental Festival

Clearwater Environmental Organization
Clearwater's Hudson River Festival  website and more . . .
 All Copake Falls Listings

 Copake Falls Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

12517, Iron Works Museum, Copake Falls, NY, Columbia County, Copake Iron Works machine shop, museum Copake Iron Works Museum

518-329-3993 
  The Copake Iron Works Museum is located at 8 Miles Road, next to the Copake Falls Post Office, Copake Falls, NY 12517 in Columbia County. Copake Iron Works Museum  more . . .

12517, Copake Falls, NY, campground, cabins, cross country skiing, deer hunting, turkey hunting,  campground, Things To Do at Taconic State Park, Biking, Cabins, Campsites, Fishing, Hiking, Hunting, Museum, Playgrounds, Winter Activities Taconic State Park - Copake Falls Area

518-329-3993 
  Taconic State Park - Copake Falls Area is located on Route 344, Copake Falls, NY 12517 in Columbia County and Dutchess County. The park is located along 16 miles of the Taconic Mountain Range, sharing a border with Massachusetts and Connecticut. Two developed areas, Copake Falls and Rudd Pond, offer an extensive trail system with terrain that varies from easy to challenging, offering spectacular views.

The extensive campground at Copake Falls has sites to accommodate campers seeking a more rustic experience, as well as those seeking a more "home like" experience. The cabin areas vary in number of cabins, location and size. The "Ironworkers" cabins are equipped with private showers and flush toilets; campers in the "Bash Bish" cabins utilize a centrally located shower facility with flush toilets. Some cabins in the Greenwich Cabin Area are wheelchair accessible and offer extra amenities such as a microwave, sofa, shower, dishwasher and cable television hookup. Taconic State Park - Copake Falls Area  website and more . . .
 All Craryville Listings

 Craryville Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

12521, Craft Fair, Bake Sale, Craryville, NY, Attractions, 60 exhibitor booths, Food and refreshments, Silent Auction, Children's Activities, Baked Goods, Pictures with Santa Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale

518-325-0420 
  Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale is located at the Taconic Hills High School, 73 County Route 11A, Craryville, NY 12521 in Columbia County. Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale  more . . .
 All Germantown Listings

 Germantown Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

12526, National Landmark District, American Revolution / War of Independence, attractions, Things To Do, Bird Watching, Historic House, Group Tours, museum, Farm, Food & Music Festival Clermont "State Historic Site"

518-537-4240 
  Clermont State Historic Site, overlooking the Hudson River, is located at One Clermont Avenue, Germantown, NY 12526 in Columbia County in the Hudson River Valley. Clermont State Historic Site was the Hudson River seat of New York's politically and socially prominent Livingston Family. Seven successive generations of the family left their imprint on the site's architecture, room interiors, and landscape.

Clermont  State Historic Site  website and more . . .
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 Ghent Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

Click to visit Hawthorne Valley Fall Festival

518-672-4465 
   
 All Hillsdale Listings

 Hillsdale Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

12529, Adventure Park, Hillsdale NY, Columbia County, New York, Berkshire Mountains, family fun,  children, aerial forest adventure, exciting and safe, aerial forest rope course, Outdoor Activities, Rope courses Catamount Adventure Park

518-325-3200 
  The Catamount Adventure Park is located at 3200 State Highway 23, Hillsdale NY 12529 in Columbia County; at the New York and Massachusetts border in the Berkshire Mountains. Catamount offers family fun for ages 8 and up. This aerial forest adventure is fun, exciting and safe for all participants. Everyone is equipped with a harness and shown a safety demonstration prior to their session. The Park has 8 separate courses for all abilities. . . . You will develop skills, endurance and confidence during your time in the Park. The Adventure Park Staff has been thoroughly trained to assist everyone using the Park.

Catamount Adventure Park  website and more . . .
 All Hudson Listings

 Hudson Kid's Birthday Party Ideas

12534, theater, Hudson, NY, Columbia County, Time & Space Limited, live theater,   opera, movie-making, circus performance and gardening, discussions of local and global political issues, History of Time & Space Limited Theater Company in Hudson, New York Time & Space Limited Theater Company

518-822-8100 
  Time & Space Limited, a theater is located at 434 Columbia Street, Hudson, NY 12534 in Columbia County.

From TSL: "Theater provides the ways and means for understanding problems and achieving a solution. A group of artists agrees on a text and then acts on it. The action is key. Not the product but the process of action; this is a model we use.” Linda Mussmann, Co- Director, Time & Space Limited. Time & Space Limited Theater Company  website and more . . .

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Albany County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Albany County
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Greene County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Greene County
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Orange County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Orange County
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Putnam County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Putnam County
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Rensselaer County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Rensselaer County
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Rockland County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Rockland County
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Ulster County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Ulster County
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Westchester County Kid's Birthday Party Ideas Westchester County
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Ideas for Kid's Birthday Party
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Find many great ideas for making your child's birthday party. Find fun things to do at a birthday party, including great birthday party ideas that are free or low-cost. You don't need to spend a lot of money to have the best child's birthday party.

Low-Cost Birthday Party Ideas
There are many wonderful and free venues where you can have a birthday party. Review the following list of birthday party ideas, including many things to do that are inexpensive. You can plan many parties for children that cost little money. The Hudson Valley of New York has some of the best outdoor locations in the country. Locations that will easily accommodate a birthday party for kids of all ages. Learn how to have a great birthday party that doesn't break the bank in Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Ulster, and Westchester County.

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Free Places to have Children's Birthday Party
Is your child having a birthday party in the Hudson Valley? Are you ready to plan the party, select a venue, select the food menu, select a theme, and find games and activities for the kids at the birthday party? Are you thinking "how am I going to plan a birthday party in time"? "Where do I start"?

For birthday party ideas, visit birthday parties in the Hudson Valley.

Are you planning a party for your daughter or son? Are you planning a birthday party for a toddler, 5 to 8 year olds, preteens or teenagers? Will the kids be all boys or all girls, or will you have a coed party with both boys and girls attending? Where is the best place to have your child's party? Do you need ideas for a birthday party that all the kids will enjoy? For fabulous birthday party ideas visit Kids birthday party - Hudson Valley.

Are you going to serve pizza at the party or just a birthday cake? Are you going to serve cake, cookies, and juice? If the party is for small kids with their parents in attendance, perhaps you should have coffee or tea available for the moms and dads. One of the most popular birthday party menus is to simply order pizza for the kids. For beverages, serve juice, water, or a mixture of seltzer and juice. The kids and the parents will both appreciate a healthy NO SODA menu at the party. In addition to chips, why not have a bowl of carrots or celery available with coffee for the parents?

Have you found a place for the birthday party? You can select one of many places for a kids party such as a bowling alley in the Hudson Valley, gym offering gymnastics for children, pottery studio, build-a-bear, and other places that specialize in birthday parties for kids. Children's parties can be planned at places where kids enjoy an activity such as bowling, gymnastics, or miniature golf. Kids love to be active.

Free Birthday Party Locations
There are many places to make a "free" birthday party. Plan a party at a park where the kids can enjoy nature trails and hiking trails. For younger children, plan a party at one of the many fabulous playgrounds in the Hudson Valley. Or, select a place outdoors where the kids can have a great time playing ball. Follow the birthday activities with a delicious picnic and birthday cake.

Is your child's birthday party in the summer? For warm summer days, plan a swimming party. Children's parties can be held at places offering outdoor swimming pools. The best birthday party venue may simply be a place where the kids can swim and play. Think about activities that your child loves, and plan a party around this activity. Visit Hudson Valley birthday party ideas.

Does your child enjoy gymnastics, swimming, bowling, or miniature golf? For birthday parties in the winter, plan a party at an indoor location such as a local community center, bowling center, fitness center with swimming for kids, or some other indoor activity where the kids can exercise while they enjoy the party. Plan your next party at one of the following popular places to have a birthday party in the Hudson Valley.
    Birthday Party - Gymnastics Party
    Most places offering gymnastics for kids offer a birthday party package. Gymnastics facilities offer birthday parties where trained instructors watch over the kids. The kids are supervised by trained staff as the swing on bars, jump on the trampolines, work their way through obstacle courses, and enjoy more gymnastics fun activities.

    Plan a birthday party for kids of all ages and the instructors will guide the children through age appropriate activities.

    When the kids have finished their gymnastics activity, the will be guided to a party room for food, refreshments and birthday cake. The birthday child's parents can arrange the food and refreshments or can work with the gymnastics facility to provide the birthday party refreshments.

    For the best birthday parties that offer great exercise and fun for the kids, select a venue that specializes in giving Gymnastics Parties in the Hudson Valley.

    Birthday Party - Bowling Parties
    Bowling Centers are another great place in which to make a child's birthday party. Most bowling alleys and bowling centers offer birthday party packages for children of all ages. A bowling party offers lots of fun, exercise, and excitement. With bumper bowling, your kids even have a chance of getting a strike. Most bowling centers also offer moonlight bowling, or disco lights while the kids bowl.

    Plan a party that is stress free. Most bowling alleys are great at making a child's birthday party and offer a birthday party package that includes:

    • 2 hours of bowling

    • Bumper bowling for the kids

    • Bowling with music and disco lights

    • Food and refreshments

    • Paper goods and utensils

    • Gifts for the birthday child

    • Parents can bring the birthday cake



For fun birthday parties at a bowling alley, select a party venue that specializes in Children's Bowling Parties in the Hudson Valley.


Birthday Party - Outdoor Swim Parties
Most children love to swim. Whether the kids are 5 years old or 15 years old, a swim party is always a big hit. Find a good place to have a swim party. If you don't have access to a private pool, you can go to many town pools in the Hudson Valley where you can arrange a birthday party. Or, even have a birthday party on the beech. Bring a cooler for a beech picnic or arrange food at one of the beech food stands.

Swimming Party in Westchester County
Plan a birthday party for your child at a pool. Make your next birthday party at Saxon Woods Pool in White Plains, The Brook at Tibbets Brook Park in Yonkers, or Willson's Waves in Mount Vernon.

Swimming Party in Orange & Rockland Counties
Plan a birthday party for your child at one of the beautiful lakes on 7 Lakes Scenic Drive. Make your next birthday party at Lake Tiorati in Orange and Rockland counties. Enjoy swimming or hiking at this beautiful location in Harriman State Park.

For outdoor swim parties you may want to bring:

  • Extra sunscreen for the kids.

  • Plastic bags for wet bathing suits.

  • Extra tee-shirts for kids that forgot to bring a change of clothes.



Kids Birthday Party in Bear Mountain
A fabulous location for a child's birthday party is Bear Mountain. Depending on the age of the children and the supervision available, you can select from several activities including boating, ball games on the playing fields, hiking around Hessian Lake followed by a picnic at the lake, and many more activities.

There are town parks that have pools, bathrooms and showers, snack bars and more to accommodate all your party needs. Many parks with pools also have areas to have a picnic. You can bring pizza, a birthday cake and healthy juice refreshments. You can even opt for a barbecue at many picnic grounds where you can make hotdogs, burgers, and toasted marshmallows. Yummy!

Birthday Party - Indoor Swim Parties
A swim party in the winter will be appreciated by all the kids that cannot wait one more day for summer weather to go swimming. Find an indoor location with a great pool and have a swim party.

Plan a birthday party for your child at an indoor pool. Make your next party at one of the places to go swimming indoors. Recreation centers often have indoor pools and rooms for the birthday party celebration after the kids dry off.

Be sure to have adequate supervision for indoor or outdoor swim parties.


For a successful party, select a venue and activity that the kids will enjoy. Pick an activity or attraction appropriate for the time of year that the birthday is held.

Birthday Parties in the Winter
For birthdays in the winter, plan a party at an indoor location such as a local community center, bowling center, fitness center with swimming for kids, or some other indoor activity that the kids will enjoy.

Birthday Parties in the Summer
Plan a Swim Birthday Party at your local swimming pool or town park offering swimming. Many town parks have swimming pools and refreshment snack bars and are wonderful locations to have a party. Or, plan the party at a county or state park where you can barbeque and bring food & refreshments to the park's picnic area.

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  • Visit outdoor summer activities for a children's birthday party in the summer
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  • Visit indoor activities for children's birthday parties in the winter or cold weather.

  • Visit Hudson Valley attractions for kids for a list of wonderful attractions.

  • Take the kids to see a play or show for children at plays and performing arts for children.

  • Hire a magician to entertain at a birthday party for kids.



  • There are many terrific places to have a Birthday Party in the Hudson Valley. For warm weather (summer, spring, fall) find the best outdoor venues to hold a birthday party. On the cold days of winter, try one of many excellent places to hold a birthday party. Many indoor venues will arrange and supervise your child's birthday party.

    What activity does your child enjoy? For a successful birthday party, select an activity or attraction that most or all of the children will enjoy. Do the kids love gymnastics, swimming, bowling, or do they enjoy playing miniature golf? Visit these attractions and activities and decide which is right for your child's special day. Plan your next party at one of the popular birthday party venues listed below.

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    When selecting a historic site, bowling alley, pottery party, or any other location that offers birthday party packages, be sure that the staff on board is experienced in planning and executing a child's birthday party. The venue should have a kitchen area available so that you can serve food, birthday cake, juice, and other treats.

    Think about party favors for the kids. Make sure the favors are age appropriate. If toddlers are coming to the party, coloring books, crayons, or a large ball would be a great party favor. For older kids, depending on whether they are a boy or girl, a Spaulding ball or softball is a great party favor. Plan a birthday party at a park with playing fields where you can run and play ball games and use the Spaulding for traditional catch games.

    Or, have a Kite Birthday Party. Give kites to the kids and have a party on the beach or at the park, in spring or fall, when the beaches and parks are less crowded and there is a breeze in the air.

    You may prefer having the birthday party at a place that is experienced in making parties. Look for a location where the staff is experienced in party planning and birthday parties for kids. You may even want to find a party planner to help you make the party either in your own home or outside the home.

    Find a Party Planner for your child's next Birthday Party
    If you select a party planner, be sure to select someone that can plan, coordinate, and then deliver a great birthday party. Ask for references. Party planners are experienced in giving parties for children and should be able to provide "the best birthday party". Your Party Planner should help select the theme, games, art & crafts projects and more to make your child's party a success.

      If you're using the Party Planner's location, be sure that a safe and hassle free environment is provided for you child and their friends. The location should be a clean, fun, party place with lots of activities. Depending on the age of the children, activities are often included, such as a place to Jump, Swing, Climb or Slide.

      Your party planner should be able to plan and coordinate your child's party, ensuring age appropriate themes, games, and fun. Party entertainment can be supplied at home or at the party planner's location, depending on the venue for the party.

    If you're looking for a place to have your child's birthday party, select a venue that is centrally located for the kids. Several places are available in the Hudson Valley that specialize in kids birthday parties.

    The Best Birthday Party
    Know your kids. The best birthday party may be the simplest venue where the kids can just run, play ball, fly a kite, and have a great time.




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