Birthday Parties

Aquatic Birthday Party Packages

A great idea for the Summertime! Your child (6-12 years) will love having their birthday party at either Fairview Family Aquatic Center or the Anderson Aquatic Center. Birthday parties include pool admission for up to 10 people. Maximum party size is 20. Reservations may be made in person beginning the first business day in March at the Normal Parks and Recreation office. As soon as the pools open for the season, reservations should be made at the pool you have chosen for your party.

Birthday parties will be 2 hours and can be scheduled between 11:30 am to 7:30 pm. Parties will not be scheduled on Holidays or holiday weekends. Birthday parties will be held only when pools are open regular business hours (after Unit 5's last day of school in May or June until Unit 5 starts back in August).

Costs reflect pricing for up to 10/20 attendees.
Package 1 - $65/$90 Admission, cookie, drink and balloon for each child.
Package 2
- $80/$120 Admission, cupcake, ice cream cup, drink and balloon for
each child.
Package 3 - $100/$140 Admission, slice of pizza or hot dog, cupcake, ice cream
cup, drink and balloon for each child (Fairview Only)
Birthday Cake may be brought in however, NO other outside food or drink will be allowed. Birthday child will also receive a t-shirt.

Circus Experience Birthday Party

A "Circus Experience" birthday party consists of 2 hours of FUN! 1st hour will focus on the aerial silks, rola-bola, tight wire, juggling, hula-hooping, clown noses and makeup, games, hamster ball races and one circus act performance. The second hour will be provided for the guests to enjoy their birthday celebration with items they choose to bring in. The cost is $180 for a party of up to 12 children, ages 5 years and up. For any additional child, the cost is $10 per child.

Cirquemania, Inc. is the host of the Birthday party. The Parks and Recreation Department will charge  $30 at the time of the reservation to cover operating costs. The balance of $150 (additional $10 per child over 12) is due to Cirquemania on the day of the party.

Parties will be scheduled for the 3rd Saturday of each month at the Community Activity Center, 1110 Douglas Street, Normal. There will be three, 2 hour party blocks to choose from... 10 am, 1 pm and 5 pm. RESERVATIONS HAVE TO BE MADE 1 WEEK PRIOR TO THE PARTY DATE. For more information or questions, call Colette at 309-454-9543.

View the Circus Experience Birthday Party Flyer (PDF).

Safety Town Birthday Party

Party goers will enjoy Safety Town! A fun place for "young drivers" to ride bikes in a safe, low traffic area that is very 'kid friendly' - miniature signs, small scale roads, and its own play equipment. Helmets are required to ride on tricycles (please note, helmets are NOT provided). Required ages 3-6 years. Safety Town is located in Carden Park behind Fire Station #3 along Raab Rd.

Reserve your 2 hour party for any date Monday-Sunday, May thru September (closed Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day Weekends) between 11 am to 7 pm.

Reservations must be made two weeks prior to party date.
To make a reservation, call Colette at 309-454-9543.

Package 1: $5.00 per child (maximum 25) - Includes Safety Town program, play time, and goodie bags.
Package 2: $5.50 per child (maximum 25) - Includes Package 1, 12/25 cupcakes or 1/4 cake.
Package 3:
$6.50 per child (maximum 25) - Includes Package 1, 3 pizzas for up to 12 or 5 pizzas for 13 - 25 & balloons.
Package 4:
$7.50 per child (maximum 25) - Includes Package 1, 2 & 3 combined.