Few suburban comforts make me jealous, but the ability to host a home birthday party is one. Fear not: There are inexpensive party rooms rentals in NYC; you just have to know where to look.
Keep in mind, buying an all-inclusive package can get pricey, especially if you want to invite your child's entire class. These spots all require DIY inventiveness, but you'll be rewarded with a special day that won't (totally) break the budget. If these prices still don't work for you, consider downsizing the guest list and partying at home with these five party ideas for small spaces, or this apartment party cheat sheet.
Read on for inspiration and where to find a party spot near you, or check out our party guide for more local venues and entertainers.