Birthdays

Birthday Parties at The Centre of Elgin

Availability is on a first come, first served basis.  All parties must be booked with a minimum of 14 days in advance at the Main Courtesy Desk. Parties are held on Saturday and Sunday only. If you would like to find out party and date availability please call the Main Courtesy Desk at 847-531-7000 or email us at birthdays@cityofelgin.org.

Check out the Frequently Asked Questions about our party packages.  Feel free to call us at 847-531-7000 with any additional questions or email birthdays@cityofelgin.org.

PARTY DETAILS:

  • Party Fees:  $225/Resident    $250/Non-Resident
  • We offer pool, climbing wall, sports and Snapology (Lego theme) activities
  • Parties are held on Saturdays and Sundays only.
  • The fee includes 12 children including your birthday child for all parties, activity of choice, party host, and party room for the duration of your party. 40 person MAX for all parties.
  • You have the party room for the entire party for your gifts, cake, and any food service.
  • You, the renter, are responsible for providing all food, drink, cake, serving utensils, and all paper products for your guests.
  • Our parties are designed for a maximum of 40 people total, including the children at the party.  If you are looking to accommodate more guests please contact our Rental/Banquet Office  at 847-531-7047 directly for alternative options.
  • A cancellation fee of $100 will be charged if you cancel your party, once booked.  No cancellation charge will apply if the cancellation occurs within four days of booking. 

COVID GUIDELINES FOR BIRTHDAY PARTIES

  • MAXIMUM 40 GUESTS IN THE PARTY ROOM
  • BUFFET STYLE SERVICE IS DISCOURAGED – PLEASE SERVE GUESTS INDIVIDUALLY OR PROVIDE PRE-PACKAGED INDIVIDUAL ITEMS, IF AT ALL POSSIBLE
  • ALL GUESTS AND CHILDREN 2-11 YEARS OF AGE ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR MASKS IN OUR FACILITY – EXCEPT EATING/DRINKING/SWIMMING
  • HAND SANITIZER WILL BE AVAILABLE AND ROOMS SANITIZED BETWEEN PARTIES

Centre Party Packages

Climbing Wall (5-12 years) Take on a challenge climbing our two-story rock wall for 1 hour. Parent waivers are required. Party is 2 hours in length  Saturdays from 11-1pm or 2-4 pm

Sports (5-12 years) You get the gym for the hour to play games, sports or just have some fun. We provide the equipment – PARENT LEADS THE ACTIVITY. Activity choices: basketball, dodgeball, soccer, football and floor hockey. Activity is one hour. Party is two hours in length. Sundays from 11-1 pm

Pool Party (3 years & up) Swim in our zero-depth indoor leisure pool with water slide, vortex and play feature and our lap pool with diving boards during birthday parties at this time. Your party will be scheduled during our Open Swim timeframe – you will be sharing the pool with other guests. Swim for two hours. Party is three hours in length. Saturdays from 2-5pm, Sundays from 12-3pm & 2-5pm

Snapology Party (5-12 years) Let the children’s imagination soar as they build their own creations using LEGO® bricks, pulleys, motors and more! This party stays in the party room for the full length of the party. Activity is one hour. Party is two hours in length. Saturday from 11-1pm