Children's Birthday Parties

Children's birthday party room reservations are now available at the Carlson Center up to 7 days a week. Party activities that may be added include the Playzone, Hideout, roller skating (seasonally dependent), or ice skating (seasonally dependent). Please reach out to David Spencer for room and activity availability. Reservations can be made on our Myrec website here. You must create an account to make a reservation. 

All activities are not available for independent rental without a room rental. Organizations may be considered on a case-by-case basis. If you have questions, please contact Recreation Specialist III- David Spencer. 

Looking to see what is available? Click here for our Carlson Center calendar!

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PARTY ACTIVITIES

The Playzone or Hideout cost $5/youth for the Bear Necessities and Funky Foxes packages. 

The Moose on the Loose package includes the Playzone or Hideout for no additional fee*.

*Ice Skating may also be an option depending on the season. An extra $4 fee applies for all skate rentals regardless of the party package.  

PARTY PACKAGES

Bear Necessities: $50

A 2hr room rental to host your party, bring your own utensils, and decorations with seating for up to 10 children.

*Extra fees apply for more than 10 children. See the FAQs below.

Funky Foxes: $150

A 2hr room rental, decorated party room, utensils, with seating for up to 10 children. Decorated space is 220 sq ft with a capacity up to 20 (varies depending on set up) 

*Extra fees apply for more than 10 children. See the FAQs below.

Moose on the Loose: $250

A 2hr room rental, decorated party room, utensils, birthday cake, access to the Playzone (0-8 years old) or The Hideout (between 7 and 13 years old), with seating for up to 10 children*. Decorated space is 220 sq ft with a capacity up to 20 (varies depending on set up) 

*Extra fees apply for more than 10 children. See the FAQs below.

Children's Birthday Party Room Set Ups

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

HOW DO I RESERVE A BIRTHDAY PARTY?

All reservations are done on Myrec. You must have an account and be logged in to make your reservation. 

Children's Birthday Party Packages Availability:

Friday and Saturday: 3:30pm – 5:30pm, 6:30pm – 8:30pm. 

Sunday: 9:00am – 11:00am, 12:00pm – 2:00pm, 3:00pm – 5:00pm, 6:00pm – 8:00pm.

Room(s) availability is subject to change depending on other Carlson Center activities. The Hideout birthday parties can be available up to 7 days a week!

For any questions, email or call David Spencer at David.Spencer@fnsb.gov or 907-459-1069

Can we have more than 10 children at a party?

Yes! However, extra fees apply. Prices can be found below

  • 11-15 (total) children: additional $15 (Bear Necessities), $35 (Funky Foxes), $60 (Moose on the Loose)
  • 16-20 (total) children: additional $30 (Bear Necessities), $70 (Funky Foxes), $120 (Moose on the Loose)

There is also an additional $5 fee per child for access to the Playzone or Hideout for the Bear Necessities and Funky Foxes packages. The Playzone or Hideout are included in the Moose on the Loose package for no additional fee*.

*Birthday parties may be offered during open ice skate hours. Please reach out to David Spencer at David.Spencer@fnsb.gov or 907-459-1069 for ice availability. 

Can we personalize the cake?

Yes! When you make your reservation on Myrec for the Moose on the Loose package, you will be prompted to answer a few questions.

  1. First name or birthday child
  2. Number of children attending
  3. What age is the birthday child turning
  4. Cake Flavor?
  5. Cake Filling Flavor?
  6. Cake Icing Flavor?


Can we bring our own decorations?

You are more than welcome to bring your own decorations for all three packages. However, for the Funky Foxes and Moose on the Loose, we can set up the decorations for you. Additional decorations (usually for a themed party) may be dropped off a minimum of two days before the reservation with specific instructions for setup.

What do we do for clean up?

We ask that you put all trash in the trash cans and clean up the party table. We will handle taking decorations down, vacuuming, etc. 

How do I reserve a birthday party?

All reservations are done on Myrec. You must have an account and be logged in to make your reservation. For any questions, email or call David Spencer at  David.Spencer@fnsb.gov or 907-459-1069

The Carlson Center reserves the right to refuse any reservation that is not made more than 15 days in advance. Late reservations will be dependent on existing staff schedules. Balances must be paid a minimum of 1 week prior to reservation or will be subject to cancellation.