The Flying Trapeze
305 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL 33131
Fly through the air amid downtown Miami’s skyscrapers in Bayfront Park. Party goers learn basic tricks, like the knee hang, a back-flip and the opportunity to attempt a catch, just like in the real Circus! Participants wear safety harnesses. Rates: $385 for a two-hour party of up to 10 kids; $20 each for additional guests.
One Cool World
2820 McFarlane Rd.
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Extreme sports camp based in the Grove’s Peacock Park hosts skateboard and in-line skating parties at its own 10,000-square-foot skate park, with ramps and rails. Training session includes video lesson, balance boards, long boards training and ramp riding. Kids bring own gear, but rentals available. Rates: Two-hour party is $20 a child (10 child minimum), which covers the cost of an activity coordinator, coaches, equipment, invitations, a skateboard piñata filled with candy, pizza, drinks, paper goods and clean-up.
Miami Aqua Tours at Bayside Marketplace
401 Biscayne Blvd. (Behind Hard Rock Café)
Miami, FL 33132
Hit the high seas with a pirate party aboard a rented 58-foot, red pirate boat. The El Loro is the only Pirate Boat in South Florida. It’s a replica of a Spanish Galleon from the XVI Century and has become a popular choice as a party venue for children.
Rockstar Recording Studio
548 NE 42nd St.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
Two-hour parties in a real recording studio; kids choose two favorite songs and record a CD with their friends. They also get to jam on guitar, drums and keyboards. Every guest leaves with a CD.
Young At Art Children’s Museum
Davie, FL 33325
The Young at Art Children’s Museum is a nice place to have a child’s birthday party, especially for a younger child. They have different packages that include making a craft. This can be both fun and educational for the child. The children can enjoy the museum and all that it has to offer including painting, a fun toddler room, a slide and many exhibits about different countries.