Birthday Parties at Discovery Programs, Upper Westside

Birthday Parties for Kids at Discovery Programs, Upper West Side, NYC

“I just wanted to let someone know that it was a fabulous party. Everyone, including the adults who don’t get to see their kids dance, loved it. The kids felt so comfortable and had such a great time. I would love to have both my kids parties here every year.”

Exciting birthday parties for kids

Discovery is now available to host fun and exciting birthday parties for children. Let your child invite his or her friends to experience their birthday in a special and meaningful way. Contact Katie at ( to find out more!

All Inclusive Birthday:

  • 60 Minutes of Activity
  • 30 Minutes of Refreshments
  • A Discovery Host
  • Coaches/Teachers to run the activity
  • Pizza and Juice (for the children only)
  • Personalized Party Favors (up to $50.00)
  • Paper Goods and decorations (up to $50.00)
  • Cake (for the children only, up to $50.00)
  • Set-up and Clean-up

Basic Party Package:

  • 60 Minutes of Activity
  • 30 Minutes of Refreshments
  • A Discovery Host
  • Coaches/Teachers to run the activity
  • Pizza and Juice (for the children only)
  • Tables with tablecloths
  • Set-up and Clean-up


1. Discovery Loves Babies Party – 1 year olds
Congratulations! Your child is having their first birthday. Come crawl, wiggle, and giggle with us as we provide a world of wonder for your infant’s first birthday. Guests must be under two. 45 minutes of activity and fun! (This party does not include pizza or juice.)
Each child must have a grown-up. $895 for 10 children.

2. Gym for Tots Party – walking to 36 months – A popular choice!
Based on our popular Gym for Tots class, Discovery Programs provides a birthday extravaganza complete with games and surprises, all in our large, well-equipped gym! Each child must be accompanied by a grown-up.

3. Music Dance & Storytime Party – 13 months to 36 months
Based on our beloved Music Dance & Storytime, children will have opportunities to dance, play instruments and party!

4. Gymnastics Party – 3-14 years old – A popular choice!
Swing on our bars and see how high you can jump on our trampoline! The sky is the limit when your child experiences our dynamic gymnastics party!

5. PreBallet Party – 2 -5 years old
Come and twirl your tutu with us! Through stories, music, and games your child will explore the ballet world like never before!

6. Martial Arts Party – 3 – 10 years old
Join us for a high energy martial arts party! Kick, punch, run, race and defend in our spacious gymnasium. Karin Ferber Hillman, a 4th degree black belt champion will lead you in an engaging, dynamic birthday blast!

7. Dance Party – 5 -10 years old
Does your child love to move? In this party children are led by teachers through fun dance moves, and make up a routine to their favorite songs. Pick a genre – ballet, jazz or hip-hop – and we will provide a boogie woogie good time!


For all parties except Discovery Loves Babies, the rates are:

All Inclusive Package

  • $1045 for 10 children
  • $30 for each additional child up to 32

Basic Party Package

  • $925 for 10 children
  • $30 for each additional child up to 32

2 hour parties also available.
$200 extra

The birthday party coordinator will order extra food and beverages for adults for a $50 administrative fee.

You will be charged for the amount of children confirmed for party attendance one week before the party date.  This number is how we determine the amount of teachers for the party.


1. How do I arrange a birthday party?
Please contact Katie at 212-749-8717 or email her at Party times fill up quickly, so please book as early as possible.

2. At what age is a child counted as part of the birthday package?
Any child one or over is considered a guest. The one exception is Discovery Loves Babies in which all guests must be under the age of two.

3. Do you require a deposit?
A deposit of $300 confirms a party reservation.

4. What is your cancellation policy for Birthday Parties?
Once a birthday party has been confirmed, the deposit is non-refundable.

5. What if I have more than 10 children?
For any additional child, the charge is $30.

6. What if I have to change the date?
There is a $50 fee to change the date of any birthday party once it is confirmed. Rescheduling will depend on availability.

7. Do Discovery Programs students receive a discount?
Yes, they do. We offer a $40 for the birthday child if they currently enrolled at Discovery Programs.

8. What if I could rent the space from you and we provide the entertainment?
We do not provide this service at this time.


The schedule for available party times changes from one semester to the other. Parties are available on Sundays from 10am-5pm. Call us at 212-749-8717 or email Katie at for additional current schedule options.

251 West 100th Street
New York, NY 10025