How do you take a children’s birthday, a family gathering or another celebration and make it one to remember? Successful events need something to make them stand out and bring smiles to the faces of your guests. Luckily, the Twin Cities is full of resources to bring originality and fun to your next party. Whether it be a bounce house for the kids or casino games for adults, you’ll find unique party rental ideas and local outlets here.
Minnesota Bounce And Jump
Plan the perfect party and leave the entertainment to Minnesota Bounce and Jump, the go-to source for you bounce houses and giant inflatable slides. The selection of inflatables is vast, from sports-themed combos to princess castles to giant tigers. In addition to massive bounce houses, Minnesota Bounce and Jump also rents ball pits, dunk tanks and mechanical bulls. Whether it is a backyard get-together or a larger event, your party equipment will be delivered for you, properly cleaned and installed and then removed when the party’s over for a hassle-free experience.
Half Pint Parties
The husband-and-wife team at Half Pint Parties has been entertaining little ones since 1988. It brings characters like Superman, Bob the Builder and Raggedy Ann to life with appearances at children’s birthday parties, fundraisers and other types of public or private events. In addition to dressing the part, Half Pint Parties can also add creative excitement with balloon animals, magic shows and juggling acts. Face or hand painting is even available to round out the perfect gathering.
Magic Bounce Moonwalk And Party Rentals
826 77th St. W.
Lino Lakes, MN 55014
Magic Bounce Moonwalk and Party Rentals has a huge selection of party equipment that will entertain all ages. Not only does it carry unique themed bounce houses and moonwalks for kids such as pirate ships, Sesame Street and Dora the Explorer, but it also rents other fun novelty items that will make your party a hit. For the super-active crowd, you’ll find rock-climbing walls, mechanical surfboards, human hamster balls, speed pitch and Velcro walls. For the tamer set, arrange for a photo booth, Plinko game, spin art machine, outdoor movie or mini-golf game. Need a concessions area? Magic Bounce also rents mini-donut ovens, popcorn machines and other tasty treat makers.
Broadway Party and Tent Rental
7409 Jolly Lane
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
Just about every essential you need to throw a fabulous gathering can be found at Broadway Party and Tent Rental. Broadway carries the basics like tables, chairs, grills and tents, but also has fun extras to really make your celebration stand out. You can find casino tables, dance floors, disco balls and inflatables for rent. Broadway also has tons of game options available, including potato sack races, volleyball nets, bocce ball and bean bag tosses.
Imagine Music is a mobile DJ company providing great music for parties throughout the Twin Cities. But Imagine Music is also the first company of its kind to bring bubble parties to children’s gatherings in Minnesota. Geared toward kids ages three to six, the bubble parties incorporate dancing, games, bubbles and children’s music for outdoor events filled with laughter. When the weather takes a turn, Imagine Music also offers indoor themed activities including 50’s rock parties, square dances and hoedowns for young and old.
Cortney Mohnk is a freelance writer covering all things Minnesota. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.