Kids parties

We offer a range of activities and spaces to celebrate a child's birthday or special occasion. Booking using our online form. You can also call 519-886-1177 or 519-884-5363 during business hours, or email fab@waterloo.ca.

Swim parties

Available year round at the Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex and from June to August at the Moses Springer Community Centre Pool.

Join a public swim at either pool and book a party room for festivities. Costs:

Skate parties

Available year around at the Albert McCormick Community CentreMoses Springer Community CentreRIM Park Manulife Sportsplex and the Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex.

Join a public skate at any ice pad and book a party room for festivites. Costs, including taxes:

  • regular skate admission rates
  • $45.99 for one hour in a party room at all facilities (excluding Moses Springer Community Centre)
  • $40.24 for one hour party in a party room at Moses Springer Community Centre

Sport parties

Available year round at RIM Park Manulife Sportsplex, kids have full access to one of our gymnasiums. Costs, including taxes:

  • $68.53 for 50 minutes in a gym
  • $45.99 for one hour in a party room
  • $4.32 insurance charge per hour

If you don't have sports equipment we have packages available. All come with one hand pump. A $75 deposit is required for each bag and there will be a $5 replacement fee charged for each piece of equipment not returned.

Equipment rental options

Option one - $36.13
  • six basketballs
  • six rubberized soccer balls
  • four rubberized balls
  • 16 hockey sticks (including two goalie sticks)
  • six hockey balls
  • six pylons
Option two - $30.10
  • six basketballs
  • six rubberized soccer balls
  • four rubberized balls
  • six pylons
Option three - $40.94 (for younger children)
  • 10 comet balls
  • two foam utility balls
  • two foam foot balls
  • two mini basketballs and nets
  • two mini soccer balls
  • two mini utility balls
  • two badminton rackets and birdies
  • two velcro mitts with a tennis ball
  • one bowling set
  • one rubberized soccer ball
  • six ball hops
  • one parachute
  • four pylons

Dance parties

An out-of-the box solution for birthday parties. The room provided is already decorated with a banner, balloons and tablecloth. The party has entertainment, creative movement and crafts for your child and their family and friends to enjoy. Select one of our three themes based on your child's age and interest.

All parties take place on Saturday afternoons at the Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex. An adult must be present at all times.

Wiggles and giggles package

For children (aged 3 to 5) with party time (including action songs, movement through dance and parachute time), and crafts and games.

Costs, including taxes:

  • $145.70 for eight children
  • $13.80/additional child, up to a maximum of 12

Party breakdown for 1.5 hours:

  • 30 minutes of creative movement
  • 15 minutes of birthday games and/or crafts lead by instructor
  • 45 minutes of free time for gifts and food, if applicable

Ballerina fun and hip hop packages

For children (aged 4 to 12) with the option to choose a ballerina or hip hop theme (no dance experience required). The ballet package gives children a more formal dance themed afternoon, while the hip hop package gets them grooving to the latest music.

Costs, including taxes:

  • $174.61 for 10 children with additional children
  • $13.80/additional child, up to a maximum of 12

Party breakdown for two hours:

  • one hour dance class, ballet or hip hop
  • 15 minutes of birthday games and/or crafts lead by instructor
  • 45 minutes of free time for gifts and food, if applicable