The coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach offers several options for your birthday girl, no matter how varied her interests. There are vendors who mix education and fun for those children who embrace the wonder of the world around them, and also workshops that allow creative girls to build their own furry best friends. You may host a birthday party in an enchanted kingdom or vendors can come to your venue. Party planners can free you up to enjoy the party along with your child.
For those girls who are mad scientists in the making, Mad Science (madscience.org) is a service that brings the party to your venue. Kids ages 4 to 12 participate in the festivities, which last anywhere from 45 minutes to an hour. The party is hosted by a mad scientist, who leads any size group through a variety of ooey-gooey experiments, and you can add on services that include rocket launches, the science of making cotton candy or even rides on a hovercraft.
MagiQuest (magiquest.com) at Broadway at the Beach offers a step back in time for your birthday girl, where her magical wand will lead her through live-action role playing games within an enchanted environment. After her quest is over she even gets to keep her wand. For birthday parties, MagiQuest offers a special room where you can serve birthday cake and open presents, either before or after the group enjoys their adventure through enchanted forests and castles.
The Build-A-Bear Workshops (buildabear.com) allow guests to build their own stuffed animals, and offer birthday packages that come with a "pawsonal" party planner to help you customize your party experience. Parties come with freebies like photos, favors and a gift for the birthday girl. You can even print invitations and thank you cards right from the Build-A-Bear website. In addition to guests making their own stuffed companion to take home, there are a variety of virtual party perks available online.
Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach (myrtlebeach.ripleyaquariums.com) offers another birthday alternative for the birthday girl. You bring the birthday cake and the decorations, and the host that comes with your birthday party package will help guide the guests through a tour of the aquarium. Admission is included in the price. The aquarium welcomes the guest of honor with her name on the entry marquee. Kids can participate in arts and crafts and unlimited Coke products are provided in the party area.
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