Best Birthday Parties With A Twist

  • Preschoolers
    Mums & Bubs

Want to spice up your child’s next birthday party? One of Sydney’s best birthday parties with a twist could be just the party with a difference you’re after! Children will be delighted to score an invite to one of these wonderful parties, sure to make their birthday one to remember.

From their favourite, quirky characters to magical slumber parties here are some of the most creative and crowd-pleasing ideas for the best birthday party with a twist

12 of the Best Birthday Parties In Sydney With A Twist

1. Fly By Fun

Fly By Fun Optimus Prime Transformer Party
Make a big impression on little guests and invite Optimus Prime to your party!

With a seemingly endless list of exciting characters and creative themes to choose from, Fly By Fun know how to create a magical celebration bursting with unique entertainment and interactive activities. They deliver awesome kid's parties to homes across Sydney so you don't have to worry about a thing. Want a petting zoo or reptile show? They've got it! Love face-painting and ballon-twisting? No problem! 

Add one of their famous characters to your guest list including Transformers, Ninja Turtles, Pikachu, Queen Elsa and Princess Anna, Spider-Man, Iron Man, Captain America, Batman, Moana, Rapunzel, Cinderella, Paw Patrol and PJ Masks. You can also host a themed party like Harry Potter, Ninja, Spy Detectives, Fossil Hunter, LEGO or Slime & Science, plus there are hands-on activities including Cupcake Making, Laser Tag, Pamper Parties, Flower Crowns and Dance Parties.

2. Angel’s Teepees 

Angels Teepees
Sleepover party fun awaits with one-and-done help from Angel's Teepees!

For a sleepover party with all of the trimmings, look no further than Angel's Teepees—the team who will come to your house and set things up in line with your child's interests and vision for their big day! Angel's Teepees have everything you need to throw your child a stress-free party in a dream-like atmosphere. On the day of the party they will come to your house, set up the teepees, style, decorate and run activities, and the next day they pick it all up—taking all of the stress away from parents. Just what we like to hear! 

Every child is catered to with their teepee themes, from Avengers to Fortnite, Hollywood to Paris, Minecraft to Puppies, and everything in between—there's even a deluxe spa package for some serious pampering!

3. Slumber Club - Bespoke Teepees

Slumber Club birthday parties
The sleepover of their dreams awaits with Slumber Club's epic range of set-ups!

If your little one is set on a sleepover for their birthday party, Slumber Club will be your saviour, bringing you something really special. Choose from one of their four unique teepee themes that will have the kids saying "Wow!": Marshmallow Dreams, Boho Magic, Tutti Fruity (pictured below), Sweet Unicorns, Dreamland or Boys Will Be Boys. The Slumber Club team will set it all up for you (phew!), and each teepee comes complete with a mattress, sheets, blankets and accessories like breakfast trays with nightlights to keep the kids comfy and cosy.

You can even put the Slumber Club in charge of all the games and activities, from treasure hunts and building workshops to an outdoor cinema using an old sheet as a screen team...and they'll return the next day with coffee for parents in hand, to deconstruct and collect everything.

4. Ally Art jam

Ally Art birthday parties
The Ally Art Jam 'floating' art studio.

Looking for something creative, fun, collaborative and memorable for your child’s birthday party? Ally Art Jam brings a fun time for your child to create art together with their friends. Your child will get to pick a painting theme, with all painting materials provided and each child will get their completed artwork to take home as a memorable gift. For more info

5. Buone Notti Glamping Parties

Buone Notti Glamping
Buone Notti Glamping Parties offers the perfect outdoor glamping party, from the comfort of your own backyard!

The easiest sleepover you'll ever host and the perfect birthday party pick, ​Buone Notti Glamping Parties provide all bedding and linen with high-quality mattresses (no blow-up mattresses here!)—literally, all you need is a backyard! Kids will love the adventure of sleeping outdoors, and parents will feel safe in the knowledge that they're safe and comfortable. 

It really is the perfect choice for a birthday party with a twist - colour schemes are flexible so can be customised to suit any theme, and free delivery and set-up is included in most areas in the Sydney region. Happy glamping, everyone!​

6. House of Carberry

House of Carberry
Have a unique and fun online shopping experience at House of Carberry!

Create an extraordinary party at home with everything you need, delivered from House of Carberry. From budget to boutique party supplies, you'll find decorations, balloons and gifts so you can celebrate in style - any style! House of Carberry's party and birthday themes include pirates, the circus, dinosaurs, superheroes, outer space, aliens, unicorns, ballerinas, mermaids, high tea and more.

House of Carberry is a one-stop shop for everything from treat bags to an entire candy buffet! Their huge range of goodies will inspire you to create your perfect party.

7. Kelly Danis Kids Party Planning & Styling

Kelly Danis
Kelly Dannis Kids Party Planning & Styling will ensure every detail is considered for your little one's big day!

Create the birthday party you want, not what everyone else is doing, with this unique and personalised party planner. Kelly Danis loved making celebrations special for her own family, so much so that she started her own business so she could spread the love. Her themed parties are presented with the finest details and she believes the sky is the limit for ideas. She can cater to classic and popular trends such as Baby Shark, Lion King, Star Wars, Batman - you name it, she'll do it! Find out more about Kelly Danis Kids Party Planning & Styling here.

8. Snookball

Super easy and super fun, Snookball makes a great and unique birthday party pick!

Great for indoor or outdoor events, Snookball offers the option to come to you, or have you come to them at their Breakfast Point location! Providing the latest and greatest hybrid sports games for hire at events, Snookball is a great way to keep rambunctious kids entertained all party long.

Snookball combines soccer and pool, while Kick’n Darts is a foot darts game that promises to keep kids entertained. Kick'n Darts and Snookball packages are available with venue hire options, together with additional add ons such as catering or DJs!

9. Nutty Scientists

Nutty Scientists parties
Ultra-unique and engaging, a Nutty Scientists birthday party is the perfect combination of learning and fun.

Nutty Scientists provide a unique and fun way for children to learn about science- forget clowns and superheroes, give children a chance to learn something valuable at their next birthday party! This is an exciting and participatory party, combining fun, theatre and education, creating a truly unforgettable birthday for children- and one that truly stands out from the rest. Don’t be fooled, these science-themed parties are no boring matter. They are sure to spark your child’s imagination, make children connect with the world around them and develop a solid foundation for future learning.

10. Make Me A Rockstar

Make me a Rockstar
Budding performers will delight in a party fit for a rockstar with Make Me A Rockstar! 

Is your child born to perform? This is a unique party idea for the rockstar or pop star in your family. We love their Recording party which can include: your very own red carpet, crazy dress-ups & accessories, a Paparazzi shoot (group & individual photos), vocal coaching and more. From tots to teens, a Make Me A ROCKSTAR party is perfectly catered for birthday party success, and an experience they will never forget. Professional equipment with fun music, games, prizes, & the best thing is you don't have to worry about a thing!

11. Bricks 4 Kidz

Bricks 4 Kidz
Little LEGO® lovers will adore a BRICKS 4 KIDZ party.

BRICKS 4 KIDZ offer fun-filled LEGO®-themed birthday parties for children that are set to be a crowd-pleaser. Children will enjoy some timeless fun- learning, building and playing with LEGO®! BRICKS 4 KIDZ will customise the party so it is perfect for your special birthday boy or girl. Kick off the action with loads of colourful free-play bricks, then keep the momentum going with LEGO®-based activities. Smiling faces, happy voices, and busy hands are the sights and sounds of a BRICKS 4 KIDZ® party.

12. Bright Stars Dance Parties

Bright Stars Dance Parties
Twist and shout with Bright Stars Dance Parties!

Experienced dance teachers are ready to get your litter groovers moving to the beat of their own drum at Bright Stars Dance Parties. They will transform your child's celebration into an all-dancing, all-singing extravaganza!

Bringing together elements of their ‘Dance For Fun’ program with party games and singing, a Bright Stars birthday party comes to you with a professional dance party entertainer, karaoke, a gift for the birthday child, a music and sound system, props for dance games, dance game prizes, and glitter tattoos and hairspray. You can also personalise or tailor your theme and itinerary for the big day.

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Sep 12 2019

Amanda was the best party host we have ever had, the other parents at the party unanimously agreed - a lot of them said it was the best party they had ever been to and it was all because of Bright Stars! - Cecilia, Mum to Lucy (aged 6)