Birthday Party Guide - Union County Moms

It has been TWO years without parties!  I don’t know about you, but I am so ready to celebrate my children, my friends, and my family!  I have pulled together some great local resources in Union County that will help you throw the best party all while supporting these local businesses! From party ideas, locations, decorations, treats and more, we have got you covered from start to finish!

DIY Birthday Party

Kids LOVE AR Workshop!!

Look at these SMILES!

AR Workshop in Westfield

AR Workshop Westfield is a Do it Yourself {DIY} craft studio featuring an accessories boutique in the front of store. We have a public calendar of events for you to join in on the DIY fun here:!

They also host an array of different types of private events including youth birthday parties! Want to host the most amazing birthday party with AR Workshop? Huge selection of projects for ages 7 and up! Non-toxic stain is safe for kids! Variety of price points. Unforgettable memories. Bring your guests, favorite snack and drinks and we’ll take care of the rest! Each guests takes home their completed project that day! Let us help you plan the perfect DIY workshop experience for your group.

Email us at [email protected]
Location: 226 North Ave W, Westfield
Instagram: @arworkshopwestfield
FB: AR Workshop Westfield 

Top 3 Reasons to Host a Birthday Party at AR workshop

  • The party favor is the project they make with their own 2 hands!
  • Huge selection of projects – wood signs, canvas pillows to yarn wall hangings and tie dye!
  • We take care of the setup, prep, instruction, and clean up! Leave the crafty mess to us!

Zumbini with Allie

Does your child LOVE Music, Dancing or Crafting?  If so, we have the perfect place for your child’s next party!…

Zumbini with Allie is a Children’s Music, Play, Craft and Dance Studio run by a local born and raised Union County mom (located in New Providence).  We have different birthday party entertainment packages based on your child’s age, welcoming ALL AGES 0-12!  *Each party is Customized based on your child’s interests and favorite music.

We also HAVE an OUTDOOR STUDIO space or can TRAVEL and BRING the party to you!

Did I mention we have 36 private parking spaces?!

Contact Allie at [email protected] or 908-872-7850 to Book Today!

Location: 309 South Street, New Providence
Instagram: @zumbiniwithallie
FB: zumbiniwithallie


Top 3 Reasons to Host a Birthday Party with Zumbini with Allie

  • SUPPORT a Local born and raised Union County Mom 🙂
  • DO something DIFFERENT and Unexpected, as parents we have been to the same old parties time and time again…time to shake it up!
  • Super Clean and we have something for ALL Ages 1-11 and even adults have fun too in the studio

Rockin' Dance Birthday Party

Check out these AMAZING Reviews

Fun for EVERYONE!!!

Musical Birthday Party

Encanto Themed Birthday Party

PJ Masks Themed Birthday Party

What a fun way to celebrate!

Insta Yard Grams

Celebrate big moments and spread joy with a yard sign! Perfect for any surprise! Check out this amazing company for your next celebration – birthday, graduation, promotion, baby – you name they have got you covered!

Location: Union County NJ
Instagram: @instayardgrams
FB: Insta Yard Grams

Top 3 Reasons to Insta Yard Gram

  • Surprise birthday gift
  • Party decorations
  • Fun photo prop!


1hr of YES! In this caregiver & me party experience, you & your little will explore sensory stations, and process art at their own pace. Using high-quality materials this class is all about the process and not the end result! Children learn best through play! Develop motor skills, critical thinking and cooperative play, there’s no right or wrong way! Each party is truly unique and engaging. Come prepared to get messy, and have fun right alongside your little!

Location: Fanwood, NJ
Instagram: @Sproutingsenses
FB: Sprouting Senses

Email Stephanie to book your party today!  [email protected]


  • 1hr of child-led sensory fun
  • Fully customizable
  • A unique addition to your at-home birthday party!

Learning though Play!

Check out these local Bakeries!
Bovella’s Bakery
1085 Route 22 East, Mountainside, NJ 07092
(908) 228-2937

Natale’s Bakery
185 Broad St, Summit, NJ 07901
(908) 277-2074

Victoria’s Cake
409 Westfield Ave, Westfield, NJ 07090
(908) 228-2720

Swiss Pastry Shop
1711 E 2nd St, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
(908) 322-4751

But First Dessert by Allison
Homebaker – Cookies, cakes and more
This is my friend and I can tell you – ANYTHING – she makes is AMAZING!!!









Spice Up Your Party With A Visiting Guest!

Rose Petal Parties

Scotch Plains


Personalized Gifts are always so special!

Love Child by Ashley
Mountainside, NJ 07092
Local Delivery Available









Balloons Make EVERTYTHING Better!

Dream Factory Balloons
492 Boulevard, Kenilworth

A&B Party Supplies
North Ave, Fanwood

Dream A Party NJ
2292 Stocker Ln, Scotch Plains

Sports and Fitness Party Venues

Air Fit New Providence
1280 Springfield Ave, Store #3 New Providence

Lifetime Fitness Birthday Parties
25 Connell Dr. Berkeley Heights

 Peak Sports Academy
1235 US-22 Mountainside


Art Parties

Art Space 4U
2376 Mountain Ave, Scotch Plains

Creative Kids
551 Park Ave, 1st Floor, Scotch Plains


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