If you’re fortunate enough to live in, or have access to, a party-perfect space, there’s no sense in venturing out to find a new venue for your kids’ birthdays. The city is full of talented performers and merrymakers who specialize in at-home affairs. Before you plan your next kid’s birthday party, consult the following list of some of the best animal handlers, balloon twisters, musicians and more to delight your little guests.

1. The Art Farm in the City's On The Moove! Party

The Art Farm in the City now offers its signature birthday bashes for animal lovers right in the comfort of your own home. Parties start at $350 for 15 children, and include a 30-minute animal education program featuring lizards, chinchillas, and birds, oh my! You can customize your kiddo's celebration with a special theme, or keep it simple.

Best For: 4-10 year old animal lovers (and parents who are okay with a few straight-from-the-farm additions to the guest list!)

Get Planning: Visit the website for more info, and email christina@theartfarms.org to find out about availability and bookings.

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