Planning your child’s birthday can often be a stressful time – nowadays there is so much choice! To make your lives a little easier, we’ve put together a list of our top five favourite party companies that serve Greater Manchester. There is something for everyone…

Fairy Princess Pamper Party

Pamper Parties for Girls are based in Stockport but serve the majority of South Manchester and Cheshire as well as Bolton and Chester. Their Fairy Princess Pamper Party is perfect for your little ones aged between 4 and 7 years old. Each child will receive fairy wings, wand and tiara to use during the party, as well as glitter tattoos and a glittery pedicure. On top of this, each child will receive fairy face paint and a blast of glitter hairspray. Following on from the beautifying, they will be able to relax in luxury foot spas.

To add to the fun, you can also add in additional treatments:

Mini Manicure, Mini Pedicure, Hair-Styled, Mini Make-over, Peppermint Foot Scrub, Cucumber Eye Masks, Head Massages, Foot Massages and Glitter Lips

Expect lots of pink bubbly (non-alcoholic of course!), party music and flipflops. The parties last around an hour and a half and can cater to around 8 children. Prices are £17.50 per person.


Goals Premiership Party

Goals have football clubs based up and down the country, including here in Manchester. They are a cutting edge 5-a-side club and are 45 FA accredited. As well as running as a football club for children and adults alike, they also run children’s parties. They have two options to choose from; The Championship Party and The Premiership Party. Our favourite is definitely the Premiership Party as it comes with all the extras.

With the Championship Party, your children will get to enjoy two hours of football fun as well as a delicious range of food options. But with the Premiership party, you get all this plus a football-themed cake to serve the whole team, a party host for two hours to take the strain of the parents, digital party invitations and boot bags of goodies for guests. Additionally, the kiddies can expect to receive medals, armbands and mini footballs, whilst the birthday child of honour will receive a special trophy.

A requirement of ten children is needed for the party. Prices start at  £105 for the Championship package and £185 for the Premiership package.


DNA Kids

DNA Kids are one of the largest children’s party providers in the UK. Though they are based in Essex, they cover most of the UK and have a dedicated team in Manchester. They offer 17 varieties of party, but we’ve picked out our favourite two just for you. Make sure to ring up to get a quote on pricing!

DNA Kids – Unicorn Party

This magical party idea is perfect for any child who has a serial love of all things unicorn between the ages of 4 and 11. Expect a PAT tested kids’ disco complete with twinkly disco lights as well as bubble, snow or smoke machines to add that extra wow-factor. You can even send off a list of your child’s favourite songs to be added to the playlist beforehand to ensure that the birthday boy or girl is happy.

Guests can enjoy a host of free party giveaways including certificates, sweets, activity sheets and personalised unicorn party invitations. Additionally, party hosts include fun and interactive games such as best dancer and quiz competitions.


Wacky Science Party

This Wacky Science party is perfect for little ones aged between 6 and 11. From fiery bubbles, awesome air guns and gooey slime, to chemical reactions and explosive mini rockets the teams 30 to 40 minute wacky science show is packed full of seriously cool science fun! Science education to the teachers and instead DNA Parties pack their entertaining science show with lots of wacky and interactive science experiments that will have the kids’ laughing out loud! There will also be a cool PAT kids’ disco which can feature a snow, bubble or smoke machine depending on your little one’s preference.

There are also loads of great giveaways, such as party game prizes, consolation sweets, winner’s certificates and a printable invitation & thank you note. They also supply science fun sheets featuring four awesome science experiments that the children can safely try at home. The children can also win more prizes during the party with fun ‘Instant Win’ science-themed questions!


Party Perfect

Party Perfect is based in Sale, but also cover Greater Manchester and Cheshire as well. The company hire out stunning bell tents that you are able to set up in your own garden for either a full day or sleepover. In terms of theme, the world is your oyster! Whether it’s princesses, pirates or Harry Potter.

It’s an original experience that you can enjoy without the chaos of bringing a party into the house. There are loads of options to choose from in terms of packages such as craft tables and giant garden games. And for thr younger one you can enjoy a joint tent and soft play hire package. You can also add in themed table settings, cushions and bunting, as well as lanterns and fairy lights for sleepovers.

Packages start at around £120 for day hire, with joint soft play and tent costing £190 for the day.