Birthday Party – Private Event – October 16th @2:30 to 5:30pm
October 16 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm$450.00
Whether you are planning for a one of a kind birthday celebration, a team-building exercise or a private event for you and yours, MiniMakers offers completely customizable events that are sure to leave a lasting, memorable impression on you and your guests. Not only will it be interesting, you will all have the opportunity to make something unique!
To book a team building exercise or private event, please contact us at email@example.com
Kids Birthday Parties
Once you reserve your party, we will work with you to organize the day. The base price includes all standard supplies, tools and materials to have a wonderful and memorable day.
All you bring is the food and decorations, and leave the rest to us. Popular food choices we’ve seen among parents include Birthday cake/cupcakes + Pizza. We do have a fridge and freezer in case you need to store an ice cream cake or other items.
Maximum guests = Up to 20 (included in the reservation price of $450)
The party will include science demonstrations, STEM KIT building, trying out and building with child safe woodworking tools, and popcorn that is freshly made on site.
Science Demonstrations include:
- Van der Graaf machine [Static Ball] that kids get to try out
- Cold Lightning – A safe way for kids to touch lightning while understanding the need to stay away from real lightning
- Liquid Nitrogen with Cheetos – watch the kids turn into dragons as they take a munch of on cheetos that have been stirred up cold!
- Dry Ice and Water – Let your kids be mesmerized by the magical mist created when dry ice mixes with water, something cold and enchanting that they can touch safely.
There will also be a variety of other interactive science experiments to wow them and open their eyes in wonder!
*Super yummy and fun-to-make Ice-Cream using Liquid Nitrogen is available at an extra fee of $150
For each party, ONE choice of STEM KIT can be selected. Each child will build one and take it home, along with anything else that they build.
STEM KIT choices include the following:
Themed customizations are available at an additional fee of $100
If you’d like to give your guests a STEM KIT to take home and build, bring your goodie bags (perhaps and we’ll give you the fun toy to put in them!
Goodie Bag toys:
We have two goodie bag options to choose from:
- Standard Gift Bag – 1 basic* STEM KIT with instructions $6.99 / guest
- Deluxe Gift Bag – 1 premium** toy kit with instructions- $9.99 / guest
*Basic options: Fighter Jet/Jet Plane, Airplane, Solar System, Wind farm, Floating Pen Kit, Solar Fan, Ball Pitching machine. Solar car, Solar System, Sports Car T-Rex
**Premium options: Marching Brachiosaurus, Remote Control Car, Sports Car, Walking Spider Robot,
- Custom Made Cake Topper – $25-$50 / topper
- Laser Engraved items (e.g. food, cookies, gifts, etc.) – $30 setup + $3-$12 / item
- Special themed Name Sign for your birthday Kiddo/kiddos – 5″ tall [Engraved in an Oval, Round, Square or Rectangle shape – $10.99
Your Questions answered:
What do Birthday Parties look like at MiniMakers?
Our team of Creative STEM Instructors and General Manager design the 3 hour event which includes science demonstrations, a project that involves assembling a STEM Kit, an activity/game and fresh popcorn from our Popcorn Machine made our -in house Popcorn Station Master! These would be developed in line with the theme of the party decided by yourself. We aim to incorporate exploration and discovery (through the science demonstrations), art and design (coloring, decorating and imagining), build and assembly, tools and safety, and a game/activity at the end.
The concept incorporates creativity, science and building skills and opportunities. The party begins with some awesome science demonstrations to excite and delight. Then they move upstairs to the classroom where they will build a STEM Kit, and then learn how to use and try out child safe wood working tools – drill, jigsaw, lathe, sander – with required safety equipment that is mandatory. For us at MiniMakers, safety comes first! We choose science demonstrations that mesmerize them such as demonstrations on how dry ice and water mix and magical fumes are created, how Cheetos turn kids into dragons when eaten after they are mixed with liquid nitrogen, what makes our stand on end when we touch a static ball and even the opportunity to touch cold (and safe, low voltage) lightning. The kids also get to use child safe woodworking tools to make imaginative creations that they can. When the kiddos get hungry we bring them downstairs to the workshop where we have tables and stools set up for them to enjoy the delicious spread of pizzas or whatever else takes your fancy. We do not serve food but we have a fridge and freezer you can use if needed. We do offer popcorn made fresh on site with our in-house popcorn machine trolley.
What is the price and capacity?
The price is a flat rate of $450 + tax and we can accommodate up to 20 people safely and comfortably. If you plan to have children under the age of 3 they would need to be accompanied by a parent and if you have over 15 children we recommend having no more than 4-5 adults at any time in the shop.
What’s included in the price?
The reservation of our space for 3 hours + all the supplies + instructors and project/activity planning + popcorn!
We have pre-set themes available such as Superheroes, Disney, Minecraft and more, as well as personalized themes (some extra charge may apply – further discuss this with us!).
Kids take home what they make here. We also have options for goodie bags ranging from $5 to $15 so get in touch and we’ll find something that works for your theme and budget.
What days and times do you have available for private parties?
We typically host birthday parties on Saturdays and Sundays. The time slot is 10am to 1pm and the after slot is 2pm to 5pm – if you require a morning or later evening* slot (*We also do adult parties during the evenings – please contact our General Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 778 860 6253 .
Can we come early to set up?
You’re welcome to come in 20-30 minutes ahead to decorate and/or set up food. If you haven’t been to our space yet I would suggest dropping by and I can show you around and give you some ideas for projects we could do on the day.
What are your opening hours?
During school term time, we’re open 1-7 on weekdays and 11-5 on the weekends
During school holidays, we’re open from 8:30am to 4:30pm
Give us a call or send us your phone number and we’d be happy to give you a call and talk more about how we can make this the best birthday ever for your kiddo 🙂