20 NYC Birthday Party Entertainers Who Bring the Party to You

A Princess Like Me sends works with a diverse group of actresses to send princesses and other characters to local birthday party appearances.
A Princess Like Me sends works with a diverse group of actresses to send princesses and other characters to local birthday party appearances.

Planning a child's birthday party can be overwhelming—there are so many different options! Do you rent out a party room or throw a shindig in a parkCelebrating at home is great, but what to do for entertainment and activities? We've rounded up 20 birthday party performers who will come to you in New York City.

These birthday party performers bring the fun, from face painting to puppet shows, princesses to magicians, spa services to sports. These birthday party entertainers make marking your child's next milestone memorable. Find more tips for planning your perfect party in our Guide to Kids' Birthday Parties in NYC

As always, if an event piques your interest, click through to our listing for all the details, including addresses, times, and recommended ages. And keep in mind: Really cool things to do with kids often book up quickly, so register or buy your tickets ASAP.

Places featured in this article:


BOLD Arts at All Saints Episcopal Day School

BOLD Arts at Reeves-Reed Arboretum

BOLD Dance Camp at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan

BOLD Dance Camp at The Town School

Jam with Jamie

Face Art by Melissa

Ritzy Glitzy Kids Birthday Party Bus

Ritzy Glitzy Kids Birthday Party Bus

Ritzy Glitzy Kids Birthday Party Bus

Ritzy Glitzy Kids Birthday Party Bus

Ritzy Glitzy Kids Birthday Party Bus

Sammie & Tudie's Imagination Playhouse

Mad Science of NYC & Westchester (mobile party entertainment)

Mad Science of NYC & Westchester (mobile party entertainment)

Mad Science of NYC & Westchester
Holiday Nostalgia Rides
Subway Line 1 - 10:00 AM Pick
Macy's Santaland: Opening Weekend
Macy's Herald Square - various times Pick
Dyker Heights Christmas Lights
Dyker Heights Christmas Lights - various times Pick
Governors Island Winter Village & Ice Skating Rink
Governors Island - various times Pick
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides