Birthdays & Celebrations

Party Packages

To view details about party packages available at our various locations, click on any of the packages listed below or download our Party Packages Brochure (PDF).

Interested in renting a space? View our Facility/Room Rentals and Park Rentals pages.

Package Details: Make your child a sports star at their next birthday! Sport Stars birthday parties are perfect for children ages 5 to 14. Children enjoy a selection of sports and activities chosen by the birthday boy or girl. All gym activities are led by a Wheaton Park District sports instructor. Parties last two [2] hours and are held in the Upper Gym and Party Room at the Central Athletic Complex. Each party includes 80 minutes of gym activities and the use of the party room where the birthday boy or girl can open presents, and parents can serve refreshments and birthday cake.

Fees (up to 10 children):*
$130/resident; $180/nonresident
*$10 each additional guest

To reserve your party or for more information, please call 630-668-3371.

Choose from various party packages, including a standard party package or make it a combo package with pizza and golf!

A $50 deposit is required to hold a party date, final payment is required before the start of the party.

Basic – $70 residents; $100 nonresidents (based on 12 youth)

  • 18 holes of mini golf
  • Use of the Rail Skate Park
  • Use of picnic area

Pizza Party – $95 residents; $135 nonresidents (based on 12 youth)
Includes Basic Package Plus…

  • 2 large pizzas (one topping)
  • Paper-ware and utensils
  • 1 beverage per person

***All packages can add golfers for an additional $5 per resident; $10 for nonresidents.

To book your party, please contact Michelle Artis at 630-510-5135 or

This party option is perfect for birthdays, scout badge projects, adult-only gatherings and more!

Set you creativity free in our pottery studio party. Package includes choice of project and all materials. Store-bought food, cake, beverages, party favors, and presents are welcome to be enjoyed after the project is complete and brought in by the parents. Finished projects may be picked up 2 weeks after the party.


  • $189 residents (maximum 8 persons)*
  • $236 nonresidents (maximum 8 persons)*
  • $13 each additional child over the age of  4 years*
    *Cost of glazing included.

To schedule your party or for more information, please call 630-690-4880.

There’s something for everyone at the Zone!

Package Details: Choose from any of the following themes…

Hawaiian Luau Party
Enter a tropical wonderland where each guest is presented with a lei upon arrival. Guests will enjoy fun and friendly competitions such as; the seaweed wrap (no actual seaweed used), hula hoop contests, the limbo, and the traditional hula dance!

Military Party
After each guest has reported for duty, an exciting array of games such as: Army/Navy, Minesweep, and an obstacle course will begin. After basic training, each soldier will participate in target practice, followed by Nerf gun combat to defend their post! Protective glasses will be provided.

Pirate Party
Ahoy matey! Come aboard this fun filled party where each guest will enjoy pirate themed activities. We’ll play Ship, Captain, Crew, and go on an exciting treasure hunt for gold! Optional pirate hat craft available. Each guest receives a pirate bandana and tattoo!

Dance Explosion Party
Invite a group to this dance party full of games such as Electric Slide, Cupid Shuffle, Freeze Dance, and many more! Learn a 1-2 minute mini-dance by one of our dance instructors (dates based on instructor availability).

“Good Ol’ Fashion” Birthday Party
Enjoy an exciting array of activities including capture the flag, parachute games, and old fashioned party games! Activities will vary based on age and parent requests.

Friends Forever Party
Bring some of your best friends to this fun filled party of games and crafts! Enjoy partner tag, the human knot, and making a craft such as a friendship bracelet or photo frame!

Party Days/Times Available:

Saturdays-Parties beginning at 12:30pm.  Latest start time is 4:30pm
Sundays-Parties beginning at 10am.  Latest start time is 3:30pm.

Zone Birthday Parties Brochure (PDF)

Other days/times may be available upon request.

Parties should be requested a minimum of 2 weeks in advance.

To schedule a celebration or for more information, please call 630-690-4880.

Birthdays are wild at Cosley Zoo! Parties for all ages are available year-round and include admissions to the zoo. Build your own birthday as you customize your party, selecting from add-on options, including a live animal encounter.

Prices start at $150.*
*Price based on party location

Visit for more information.

Plan your child’s next birthday party at the DuPage County Historical Museum!

Party Details:

Choose from our themed party packages or keep the party going with a sleepover party! Parties are available year-round and all activities are age-appropriate.

Themed Birthday Party Package – $150 (1-1/2 hours)
Ten children (including birthday child) and four adults are included in the party package. Additional children may be included at a cost of $5 each. The staff works with you to create a memorable experience for your family.

Party Themes:

• Trains – All aboard for a very special birthday party! Party includes plenty of time to visit and see the HO model railroad with choice of activities and craft.
Victorian Tea Party – Dress for a fancy tea, learn Victorian etiquette and enjoy parlor games.
Dinosaurs – Have your birthday surrounded by prehistoric guests!
Your Choice – Pick your own theme to celebrate your very special day. Museum staff works to incorporate games and crafts around your special theme.


• Private use of special party room
• 45 minutes of themed activities, facilitated by Museum staff
• Museum exploration time
• Decorations (balloons, streamers, etc.)
• Paper products and plastic ware
• Set-up and clean-up

Sleepover Party – $400 (7:30P-8A)
Ten children (including birthday child) and four adults are included in the party package. Party Room and Museum are available to you for 12-1/2 hours. This includes all of the products and services detailed in the basic package. Two Museum employees stay in the building overnight with the group.

To schedule, call the Museum Educator at 630-510-4956 at least two weeks prior to the date.

What’s Included:

  • 45 min. – 1 hr. program
  • 1 hr. use of reserved space
  • Goody bag item for each child
  • T-shirt and string bag for the birthday child

Party Options:

A Bug’s Life (Ages 4+): Bugs, bugs, bugs… where are the bugs? Using nets or rolling logs, we’ll search high and low to find out how bugs live. Available April-October.

Dinosaur Adventure (Ages 4+): Journey back in time and discover the world of fossils and dinosaurs! Available year-round.

Wet & Wild! (Ages 4+): Discover the wild things that live in the water! We’ll use nets to dip for critters and see what we can find. Available April-October.

Fairy Houses (Ages 4+): Go on a fairy adventure as we build fairy houses and play fairy games! Available April-October.

Scavenger Hunt (Ages 4+): Customizable scavenger hunts are now available as birthday parties. You choose the theme (dinosaurs, snowflakes, candy canes, etc.) and bring your friends out to search with you. Day or night options are available, year-round.

Treasure Hunt (Ages 6+): Join us on a high tech scavenger hunt as we search for treasure using GPS units. This is a 90-minute program, with a reserved space available to use for 30 minutes after the program. All equipment provided. Adult chaperones are required for every 5 participants. Available year-round.

Program options are also available for those looking to participate in a group program for a birthday celebration. Learn more >


  • Wheaton Residents: $200 for up to 15 children
  • Nonresidents: $250 for up to 15 children
  • Additional Guests: $10 each up to a maximum of 20 children
  • Additional Birthday Child: $15
  • Additional Rental Time: $25 per ½ hour
  • Add a Campfire: $40 for 1 hour, optional add-on of $1/person for hot chocolate and marshmallows – currently unavailable

How do I make a birthday party reservation?

  • Pick your birthday party option and decide on any add-ons.
  • Choose several dates in the event that your first choice is not available.
  • Contact the Lincoln Marsh Office at 630-871-2810 for additional information and reservations.
  • Reservation information will be emailed to you prior to your party. Review it carefully and call us as soon as possible if anything is incorrect or changes (i.e. number of participants).

NOTE: Reservations should be made at least two weeks in advance; earlier reservations are appreciated and recommended.

Additional Details:

  • Renters are responsible for decorating, food, tableware, and basic cleanup. Bring trash bags to pack out any garbage. Failure to return the reserved space to its original condition will result in an additional charge.
  • Parties at Lincoln Marsh are held entirely outdoors. In the event of inclement weather, an indoor option may be available depending on theme and availability of facilities.
  • Balloons are not allowed during Lincoln Marsh birthday parties.

Give your child a birthday he or she won’t forget at Rice Pool & Water Park!

Party Details: “Splash-tastic” parties include…

• Daily admission for up to twenty guests
• 1-1/2 hours in a reserved party area to eat and open presents
• Two slices of cheese pizza, or hot dog and chips, plus a small soda for each guest
• Tons of water park fun
• Note: Birthday cake is not included. A cake may be brought in.

Price for 20 guests: $350/resident; $400/nonresident
Extra guests: $10/person/resident; $15/person/nonresident

• Parties may be scheduled between June 26 and August 20.
• Parties must be scheduled at least five (5) days in advance.
• A three (3) day notice must be given to reschedule or cancel.
• If cancellation is not given three days in advance, the deposit is forfeited.
• Rescheduling fee is $5.
• If the park closes due to inclement weather, the party is rescheduled at no additional charge.
• Everyone entering the front gate is considered a guest of the party including grandparents, parents of children at the party, etc.
• Booking a party requires a 50% deposit and a completed contract. Payment by check (payable to the Wheaton Park District) or credit card accepted.

To schedule your party or for more information, please call 630-653-8884 (during the regular pool season) and 630-510-5014 (before pool is open for the regular season).

Safety City Party

For ages 3 – 6 years  (Max. 20 children)

Party begins with a safety-themed street craft, followed by safe cycling in the outdoor Safety City layout. Then we go back inside for a birthday treat and opening presents. Party is run by Safety City Instructors. You provide and serve your choice of birthday treat and beverage. All guests must bring a safety helmet.

Fee for the 90-minute party:

  • $135/residents (up to 15)*
  • $162/nonresidents (up to 15)*

*$10 for each additional child–maximum 20 children

To make a reservation or for more information, please call 630-690-4880 or 630-871-2835.