Birthday Party Ideas for Kids in North Dublin

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Are you planning a Kid’s Birthday Party in North Dublin and need some birthday party ideas? From Face Painters, Bouncy Castles, to clowns for hire, we’ve got it covered! 

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Party Venues

When trying to decide where to have your child’s birthday party it can be a tough call! Do you cater for lots of kids in your own house or take them somewhere where someone else does the entertaining!! Here are some popular ideas around North Dublin…

Pirates Village

birthday party ideasPirates Village in Liffey Valley & Swords is an adventure play-zone with pirate themed, custom-made inflatable activities for toddlers up to ten year olds. For all your “little mateys” out there, it’s a great option for a swashbuckling birthday party!

Children will get 2 hours of play, plus food (McDonalds Happy Meal in Liffey Valley, KFC Meal in Swords) in the Pirates Village Birthday Party Area. Each child will receive an eye patch, and the birthday boy/girl will receive a complimentary pirate costume!

Princess Parties at Kiddies Kuts Hair Salons

Book your Princess Parties at Kiddies Kuts Hair Salons. Child-friendly stylists will make it a party to remember, with a beautiful glitter upstyle or beaded braids, or coloured hair extensions. Also included is a soft glitter face makeover with lipgloss and eyeshadow, and nails painted with glitter polish finish, or a little flower motif. Soda and snacks provided. There is also the option of a party bag to take home, at half price. Check with your local Kiddies Kuts in  Jervis, Swords, or Blanchardstown, for their party options.

Other Venues

  • Leisureplex in Blanchardstown and Coolock, offer fantastic birthday party packages. Choose from a range of activites including Bowling and Quasar.
  • The Little Gym is available for parties packed full of music, movement, games and fun tailored to the childrens age. Your group will have the whole place to yourselves with games, music and fun activities created especially for your birthday kid.
  • The Butlers Chocolate Experience offer a deliciously different party venue, they can even organise the birthday cake for you too!
  • Gymboree is a great birthday experience for the younger birthday boys and girls. The party can be in one of their centres or at your home.
  • Energy Fun Centre in Rathcoole offer a choice of themes for your party, including Princess, Pirate, Disco and Football. All parties include 2 hours play, 30 mins party in a private room and a party gift for all guests.

Would you like to find more party venues in Dublin?

Party Entertainers

There are a wide range of party entertainers for all ages and interests, from clowns for hire, to face painters, to magicians in Dublin. Here are some ideas for entertaining, either at home or in your local community hall!

Children’s Decoupage Parties by Refurnish Interiors

birthday party ideasFun Children’s Decoupage Parties by Refurnish Interiors, lasting approx 1.5 hours. Each child picks an item they would like to work with, little boxes, hearts etc. Then they choose the paper they would like to use & we get started. It’s really messy & loads of fun!

Refurnish bring everything, including a sheet for the table so you don’t have to worry about a thing. Each child will leave with a little trinket that they have made themselves. Up to 10 children is €125 thereafter €10 per child.  Call Conach on 087 2297963 to make a booking – a 50% deposit is required.

Genie Mackers

birthday party ideasGenie Mackers (as seen on TV) is a professional, fully insured entertainment business. Their party package gives you everything your child could need for their special day: A Magic Show, Face painting, Balloon Animal Prizes, Karaoke, Puppets, Party Games, Limbo, Parachute Games, Bubbles and more. They can customise the party to suit your needs. You also get to choose from their most popular themes: Magical Genie, Disco Diva, Tooth Fairy, Pirates…. and much more!

  • Really Grand Events offer a wide range of great fun entertainment from magic, puppets and clowns to their Mad Bingo Party!
  • Silly Billy offer stress free magical parties with a range of themes to suit all childrens tastes.
  • Fit Kids Dublin North offer fun, energetic party entertainment which can be adapted for all ages and abilities.
  • Travelling Potter is a mobile pottery painting party. Paint and decorate your own unique piece of pottery in your home or party venue!
  • Mini Chefs let the birthday boy or girl and their friends learn basic cookery skills by preparing and decorating their own party food.
  • Julie Rose McCormick Puppet Theatre Julie-Rose has created a portable puppet show which can come to your home or party venue and entertain both young and old. In addition to her puppet show, Julie-Rose is trained in face-painting and puppet creation.

Check out our party listings for more ideas for Entertainers.

Party Supplies

Maybe you want to undertake some homemade party projects yourself or maybe you just want to buy in finished goodies. Or maybe your little prince or princess has a favourite TV character or colour? Why not think about having a theme at your party. Here’s some great ideas and suppliers of products for all your party needs.

  • has a large range of themed children’s party supplies and games, and their range of decorations, balloons, tableware and party games should get any party started. With next day nationwide delivery, you don’t need to look elsewhere when planning your next party!
  • Baby Bitz N Party Pieces is an online party supplies shop that provides fabulous filled party bags to suit any occasion (birthdays, communion, christening etc.) and budget.
  • Dress My  have a beautiful range of funky party decorations for online sale or rental.
  • Pinatas Pinatas will make Pinatas in any theme, shape or colour to suit your needs – check them out for a really unique addition to the party!
  • Party in a Box – Another online company that delivers themed party boxes that are suitable for all ages and include everything from the invitations to birthday balloons and banners!
  • HarryAli is an  online party parlour! Based in Wicklow, Harryali aims to take the stress away from parents trying to source themed party supplies.

Click here for details on more birthday cakes, party caterers and party suppliers in Dublin.

Bouncy Castle Suppliersbirthday party ideas

Do you want to have your little ones bouncing for joy? There are lots of different inflatables such as slides, obstacle courses, sumo suits and ball ponds. 2 options in North Dublin area are:

Click here for more Bouncy Castles in the North Dublin area.

Whatever you choose to do to celebrate your child’s birthday, we hope it’s a fun and memorable occasion for you and your child.

RelatedBirthday Party Ideas for Kids in South Dublin or lots more ideas in our Mykidstime Party Feature

Do you have any other recommendations or birthday party ideas for kids in North Dublin? Leave a comment below and let us know – we’d love to hear from you!

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