First birthdays are a big milestone, especially for parents who persevered through those difficult first 12 months of life. It’s no wonder parents want to go all out to celebrate the occasion. But planning a first Orlando birthday party can add a lot of undue stress, so why not choose a venue that can alleviate some of the tasks involved in party planning? We’ve rounded up some wonderful Orlando birthday party venues perfect for hosting a first birthday party in Orlando.
In addition to the venues below, local playgrounds and splash pads are also very popular party options for first birthday parties. For a complete list of all the great ways to celebrate birthdays locally, check out our Guide to Kids' Birthday Parties in Orlando.
Orlando Birthday Party Venues for Babies
Celebrate your little one's first birthday with the resident animals at the Central Florida Zoo. The Zoo’s ZOOper party options include an indoor themed party room with decorations, zoo admission for each guest, and a carousel ride per guest. There is also an add-on option for a meet & greet with select animal ambassadors.
Leu Gardens offers a variety of daytime, evening, and weekend rentals with rooms accommodating anywhere from 14-180 guests. The Orlando birthday party venue offers fun exhibits throughout the year that tots love, such as hidden fairy doors, big bug invasion, and more.
The farm animals at Lil' Bit of Life Farm help babies celebrate their first birthdays.
Enjoy an outdoor party at Lil' Bit of Life Farm with a birthday "round-up." Meet the farm animals, ride a pony, paint a miniature horse, and make s’mores. Themed party options are available such as veterinary, unicorn, and Western.
Boasting 47 acres where little ones can explore with their senses, Mead Gardens is a beautiful location to host a first birthday party near Orlando. The picnic pavilion is free and available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
A Little Mermaid party is just one of many birthday party options available at Millie Moo's.
This indoor play café offers several Orlando birthday party options, all of which include private use of the facility. Millie Moo’s offers over 80 amazing themes and party options to choose from, to accomodate between 8-25 kids.
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My Gym – Multiple Locations
Parties at My Gym children's fitness centers feature games, puppets, songs, and more. Party time concludes with a special “space flight” ride and birthday march. With all these party options, guests get exclusive use of the facility.
My Little Town offers two locations for baby and toddler birthday parties.
With two convenient locations around Orlando, this indoor playground offers lots of fun for even the youngest of guests. Birthday party packages include a party room, pizza, themed backdrop, balloons, and more. Semi-private and private party options are available.
O2B Kids - Altamonte Springs & Oviedo
O2B Kids is an indoor venue offering several attractions for little ones, including a play village, toddler play area, building zone, art studio, book nook, and more. Parties run for two hours and include decorations, themed party room, party leader, and goodie bags. All parents have to do is supply the cake and O2B Kids will do the rest!
Tiny tots love Orlando Science Center's KidsTown, where they can climb, splash, play, and explore. All-inclusive parties at OSC include a private party room, free parking and admission for party guests, a personal party host and assistant, themed cake, ice cream, pizza, and STEM activities.
This indoor playground offers several party options with exclusive private use of the facility and 90 different party themes to choose from. Add-on options include character reservations, face painting, balloon arches, and more.
RDV Athletic Club offers birthday parties for all ages in its Kid’s Stuff Gym – a 15,000-square-foot indoor fun zone for kids. Parties include a mixture of free play and structured games. Their large inflatable obstacle course is suitable for all ages. Parties include decorations, table coverings, and an activity leader.
Do you have a little dinosaur fanatic? Celebrate their first birthday party in Orlando at the one and only T-Rex Café at Disney Springs. This interactive restaurant features life-size animatronic dinosaurs, simulated meteor showers, and a Paleo Zone kids play area with fossil sandpit and water mill. There is also a gift shop and Build-A-Dino workshop.
Be sure to check out our roundup of even more Orlando birthday party venues for all ages!
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