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February 2018

Planning the perfect celebration? Meet the experts who take the pressure off and put the party on, ensuring your child's once a year special event is the best birthday bash ever!

Your Big Birthday Bash at Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

For the ultimate birthday party experience, why not book one of the fun-filled party packages? Choose to party in the Leisure Pool and enjoy the longest and fastest water slides around, including the Lazy River, the Space Bowl and Falling Rapids.  Sure to keep you all entertained!
Alternatively, celebrate your birthday with a Sports Party. Enjoy an hour of sporty fun in the sports hall and choose to play football, netball, basketball, volleyball or unihoc. Children can also go bounce crazy for the Tumble in the Jungle Party Package, featuring Northern Ireland’s largest inflatable slide, inflatable obstacle course and famous Formula1 Racing Cars. What’s more, every child will receive a 2 for 1 activity voucher!
Lagan Valley LeisurePlex also offer a range of combination party packages to suit your birthday party requirements. Party food packages are also available. Terms and conditions apply.
For further information on birthday party packages or to book a birthday party Tel: 028 9267 2121 or email leisureplex@lisburncastlereagh.gov.uk

Your Best Birthday at TGI

Come and join the party experts for a unique birthday party that will leave all your guests smiling. T.G.I. Fridays are offering special children’s party packages in their Belfast restaurant located in Victoria Square.

The special party menu has delicious food the kids will love and they even decorate the table with balloons so all you need to do is simply turn up! The birthday child at every party receives a free birthday dessert!

Bring your own cake and they will supply the candles as well as lead the way with the Happy Birthday song! Join TGI for your next birthday party. For more visit tgibelfast.co.uk


Let’s Party at Dundonald International Ice Bowl

Get ready to party at Dundonald International Ice Bowl with one of the fantastic single or double activity party packages! Make it a day to remember with a choice of three amazing activities, a party room and a tasty party meal.

Go ice skating at Northern Ireland’s only public ice rink or treat your little ones to a Penguin or Snowman skating party*. Strike it lucky with an Xtreme tenpin bowling party with glow balls, ultra violet lanes and supported DJ entertainment. You can also check out the new BESX system for a party with a difference. Build a monster or enjoy a fairy tale or prehistoric games with animated and themed backgrounds for an hour of endless fun. You can also connect to your own Facebook page!

Children under the age of 12 years can also go wild for the adventure and excitement of Indiana Land Play Kingdom, which includes the famous freefall slide!

What’s more every party child receives a voucher card which contains a 2 for 1 activity voucher for Dundonald International Ice Bowl as well as a 2 for 1 leisure pool pass for Lagan Valley LeisurePlex.

*Terms and conditions apply. For further details visit theicebowl.com or call the bookings team on Tel: 028 9080 9123/129.


CELEBRATE WITH BELFAST ZOO’S PARTY ANIMALS

Treat your ‘little monkeys’ to a unique birthday at Belfast Zoo.

From just £15 per person, you can enjoy:
•Self-guided entry to Belfast Zoo for the entire day;
•A tasty lunch in a private party area in the Lion’s Den Restaurant;
•Party invitations;
•Discount on animal experiences;
•A certificate and badge for all guests; and
•A birthday present for the birthday boy or girl!

For more information and terms and conditions visit belfastzoo.co.uk, call Tel: 028 9077 6277 or email birthdayparties@belfastzoo.co.uk

Choose a ‘ZOOPER’ birthday gift

Adopt their favourite animal – Animal adoption lasts for one year. With packages starting from £25, there’s an option for every budget!
Making memories – Is your little one potty about penguins or loopy about lemurs? Walk on the wild side and book an animal experience for a day they will never forget.
The purr-fect present – Swing by the Zoovenir Shop for a wide range gifts. The shop is open from 10am to 4pm daily. From February 10 there will be up to half price sales on selected stock.

A Truly Unique Setting for a Memorable Birthday Party

The National Football Stadium, Windsor Park, currently have a range of options to choose from to help make your child’s birthday an unforgettable experience.
Parties include a private stadium tour to see all the behind-the-scenes areas of the stadium and entrance into the Education and Heritage Centre offering lots of unique photo opportunities.
Bronze Package: Entrance to the Education and Heritage Centre, guided tour of the stadium (estimated time – 1.45 hours) Price: £7 per head.
Silver Package: Entrance to the Education and Heritage Centre, guided tour of the stadium, one hour football facility hire & Irish FA coach (estimated time – 2.45 hours) Price: £12 per head.
Gold Package: Entrance to the Education and Heritage Centre, guided tour of the stadium, one hour football facility hire & Irish FA coach, Sporting Heroes catering package (includes filled baguette, drink, piece of fruit, bag of crisps and sweet treat) (Estimated time – 3.15 hours). Price: £20 per head.

NB: Numbers for all parties are 12 – 20. For a customised package please email: Stephen.garrett@irishfa.com



New Parties at the Jet Centre

It’s always party time at the Jet Centre in Coleraine, the North Coast’s premiere entertainment centre.
Alley Cats Play Centre offers great party choices for youngsters up to 12 and this year they have two fabulous new activities!
There’s a great fast-paced Phaser Laser tag party, or for something more chilled build your own teddy with Teddy Mountain.
Or choose a classic play party where kids can enjoy the massive slide, climbing wall and giant ball pits. Parties include jugs of juice, a hot meal served in the special party rooms and a dedicated party host.
At the Jet Centre, you can also have bowling and mini-bowling parties! Superstrikes offers 14 lanes of ten pin and four mini bowling lanes plus a special party room where the children are served a hot meal, drink and ice lolly after their game! Find out more at thejetcentre.co.uk

Have a Bowling Birthday Bash!

Roll on down to Odyssey Bowl for the best birthday parties around!
Odyssey Bowl is Belfast’s premiere bowling entertainment centre with 20 lanes of bowling, a massive two-floor arcade including pool tables, a diner serving hot food plus now serving delicious Slurp Ice Cream Shakes.
Enjoy a birthday treat that includes one hour of bowling in a decorated lane, a hot meal and a drink in the party area and the support of a dedicated party host who will look after the group.
There’s more information at odysseybowl.co.uk , message them through facebook.com/odysseybowl or stop in and chat to the team.

Out of This World Birthday Parties at W5!

W5 provides over 250 interactive exhibits and activities to encourage learning and spark your child’s imagination. This makes for a day full of one-of-a-kind adventures and a lifetime of memories.
W5’s Birthday Packages Includes:
•All day access to W5’s action-packed exhibition areas
•Access to a private themed party area for 45 minutes
•45 minute Spacebase slot
•Choice of three food packages for all children
•Visit from W5 mascot
•Dedicated Party Coordinator to assist on the day
•W5 party bag 
•Downloadable invitations
•Optional added extra for birthday boy / girl – buy a Flexi Belfast Giants Family Pass (2 Adults + 2 Children) for an additional £5 (RRP £44.00)
 
Birthday parties can be held at W5 for groups of eight or more children aged 3-11 years old. For full information and prices visit w5online.co.uk


Have Exclusive Use of your Party Facility at Ards, Comber or Portaferry Centres

At Ards choose from soft play, bouncy castle or the paddling pool for young children, or trampoline and football for older ones. Party food is available from the café and self-catering is also an option.
Dino’s Den soft play is the main attraction at Comber and currently has a special offer of just £35 for one hour exclusive hire. Trampoline, bouncy castle and football parties are also available. For parties booked Monday to Friday self-catering only is available with food provided by Champions Sports Café at weekends.
Portaferry Sports Centre offers two hours exclusive hire of the sports hall, to include your chosen activities, and set up for self-catered party food all in for just £35.
To book contact your nearest centre call: Ards on Tel: 028 9181 2837, Comber on Tel: 028 9187 4350, Portaferry on Tel: 028 4272 8833 or go to ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk


Party on Down at Lough Moss Leisure Centre

Get your party hats ready at Lough Moss Leisure Centre in Carryduff with a choice of great value activity packages. Kick off your party with a fun football session, or get on your marks and enjoy a little friendly competition with a terrific team games session. Children can also burn off some energy with a brilliant bouncy castle session or for a day of endless fun, choose a combination package with a choice of amazing activities.

All packages include one hour of activity followed by one hour in a party room. Great value rates are available making Lough Moss Leisure Centre the perfect venue for all your birthday party needs.

For further information, contact the centre on Tel: 028 9081 4884 or visit lisburncastlereagh.gov.uk


Print Perfect Personalised Celebration Cakes

Make every birthday extra special with Design A Cake at Asda. Upload your photo through iPhone or USB or scan in a printed photo. You can add borders and a message before printing a receipt, selecting a cake and taking both to the bakery where your unique design will be printed and placed on a perfectly iced cake within 10 minutes.
The cakes come in vanilla sponge with raspberry jam and buttercream filling and chocolate with chocolate buttercream filling (small only). A small cake serves 22 people and costs £12. Large cakes serve 40 and cost £16. Cake toppers can also be designed and ordered online in just a few simple clicks. The icing will be printed and posted flat the next day to cover the top of customers’ home-baked cakes and cupcakes. All sugar paper and ink ingredients are gluten-free and vegan-friendly. Find out more and locate your closest store offering the service at intercake.com

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