Best Birthday Party Locations in Toledo Ohio

Places to host a kid's birthday party are found throughout Toledo, Ohio and the surrounding cities. If you do not have the space to host a kids party or would like to keep the mess out of your house, these locations have the facilities to host a birthday party.

1. Hero's - Rossford

The top kid's birthday location in Toledo is actually just over the Maumee River in Rossford. Located in the Golden Triangle off of U.S. 20. Hero's is the premiere location in the Toledo area to host a kids birthday party. Hero's caters to parents who are looking for a stress-free birthday party for their child. The party hosts, named Party Heroes, take care of everything from entertaining the guests, organizing, activities, games, presents and food and drinks. They keep things fun for the kids while also keeping control of the party. For fun, there is an inflatable playground for the kids and a mini-carnival area. Hero's has themed party rooms where the party guests eat and open birthday presents. The rooms are modeled according to different decades including the 1950's, 1970's, and 1980's. If you grew up during one of these decades, a visit to the party rooms is a real blast from the past.

The experience of each party at Hero's is customized to the guests needs. Birthday parties for kids age 3, up to about 11 will enjoy a party here. The birthday parties last about 2 hours and peak times like Saturday and Sunday fill up quickly on the schedule, so book ahead.

  • Party Cost: Starting at $225*
  • Minimum number of guests: No minimum
  • Entertainment: Games, Inflatable playground
  • Food: Pizza, cupcakes
  • Length of Party: 2 hours

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2. Chuck E. Cheese's

Chuck E. Cheese is now in its third decade, but remains very popular particularly with kids age 3-11. There are two Chuck E Cheese locations in Toledo. Once is on Monroe Street, just north of the Franklin Park Mall. The second location is on Airport Highway at the corner of Reynolds Road. Both locations are still well kept up and are a very enjoyable place for kids. Ownership generally keeps the games and rides working well and things fresh. Their child check-in/check-out system also helps to keep kids safe. The system is set up to only allow kids to leave with the adults they arrived with. The restaurant gives preference to seating for birthday parties. Birthday party guests get special seating near the Chuck E Cheese band stage. Party packages feature pizza, drinks, a birthday cake, a visit from Chuck E Cheese and ride and game tokens.

  • Party Cost: Starting at $48*
  • Minimum number of guests: 4
  • Entertainment: Games, Chuck E Cheese band, mini-rides
  • Food: Pizza
  • Length of Party: 2 hours (reserved table), but can stay longer

3. Toledo Zoo Birthday Party

The Toledo Zoo, located off the Anthony Wayne Trail in Toledo, offers stress-free birthday party packages for kids. Parties are hosted in a building next to the African Animal Carousel on the north side of Anthony Wayne Trail (the same side as Arctic Encounter). There are set packages for 12 or 16 guests, although more guests can stay at the party, for an additional fee. Parties typically include admission to the zoo, parking, safari hats, a pizza party, drinks with a take-home cup, a visit from a zoo character, and a ride on the carousel. Tickets for the zoo train are also available.


  • Schedule the party during the week to save some money. Winter parties (Nov.-Feb.) also save money.
  • Consider upgrading to the larger 16 guest party if you need admission for extra adults into the zoo (those who do not have a season pass). Adding 4 more guests is about $75 more, but also adds a gift for the birthday child, a pinata, and zoo train tickets for everyone at the party.
  • Party Cost: Starting at $180 (members), $205 (non-members)*
  • Minimum number of guests: 12
  • Entertainment: Zoo, craft, visit from mascot, carousel, zoo train ride (optional add-on)
  • Food: Pizza
  • Length of Party: 90 minutes + time at the zoo

4. Imagination Station Birthday Parties

The Imagination Station science museum in downtown Toledo also hosts birthday parties. Up to 15 guests are allowed at any party. The party group is allowed up to 2 hours to enjoy provided pizza and soft drinks. Different party packages have different add-on options, including an ice cream experiment and a visit from the museum's mascot. If a birthday cake is wanted, the party group must bring in their own cake. Before and after the party, the guests are allowed in the science museum from opening to closing time. A party at the Imagination Station is a little different spin on a typical party, but kids who like trying something new are likely to enjoy the experience.

  • Party Cost: $225 (members), $275 (non-members)*
  • Minimum number of guests: 15
  • Entertainment: Science museum
  • Food: Pizza
  • Length of Party: 2 hours + time at science museum

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5. Tam-O-Shanter - Sylvania - Birthday Party

Sylvania residents and those in west Toledo will be happy to know that Tam-O-Shanter has birthday party packages available for kids parties. Tam O Shanter has 3 options available for activity time during the party including basketball court time, indoor soccer/lacrosse and public or private ice rink time. Pizza from Vito's Pizza, breadsticks, and drinks are usually part of any birthday party package purchased. Birthday party packages start as low as $95.

  • Party Cost: Starts at $100*
  • Minimum number of guests: No minimum
  • Entertainment: Ice skating, soccer, dodgeball, lacrosse, basketball (depends on package)
  • Food: Pizza, breadsticks
  • Length of Party: 50 minutes plus food, etc.

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6. Gold Medal Indoor Sports - Rossford - Birthday Party

Inflatable slides and bounce toys, indoor football, dodgeball and soccer fields, food and more are available at Gold Medal Indoor Sports, located in the Golden Triangle behind Meijer. Gold Medal Sports offers a year-round place parents of active kids who want to run, jump, and play, a place to have a fun birthday party. You can use the turf fields for a variety of sports games and do not need to worry about weather being a factor. Parties start at $150 and include 90 minutes or more of time including at least 50 minutes in the inflatable bounce area or 50 minutes on an indoor sports field. If you need a coach or a referee for the party, no problem. Gold Medal Sports can even provide them for any sports game.

  • Party Cost: Starts at $150*
  • Minimum number of guests: 9
  • Entertainment: Inflatable playground, indoor soccer, other indoor sports
  • Food: Pizza (optional add-on)
  • Length of Party: 90 minutes

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7. Splash Bay Indoor Water Park - Holiday Inn - Maumee

For a unique birthday party experience, the Splash Bay Indoor Water Park, located near South Toledo, just south of the Ohio Turnpike near Reynolds Road, has parties with use of the indoor water park and arcade. The water park is completely closed-in so it is available year-round. Birthday party require a minimum of 10 guests. Two adults are allowed in free with the birthday party packages. A party host is provided who helps set up the table for the party and clean things up. The birthday party group is allowed 1 hour at a table in the upper reserved area overlooking the pool. Pizza or hot dogs are served, along with soft drinks and a birthday cake. Each child that attends the birthday party much have their parents sign a liability waiver to enter the water park.

  • Party Cost: Starts at $220*
  • Minimum number of guests: 10
  • Entertainment: Water park, arcade
  • Food: Pizza or hot dogs
  • Length of Party: 1 hour + water park time

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* Party pricing and details subject to change. Please contact the location of the party for specific details.