Birthday Party Packages

Children’s Birthday Party Information:

  • Programs are two hours in length
  • Maximum 10 guests/party and minimum two adult stay with the children  (12 people including parents and siblings)
  • Parties must be booked a minimum of 2 weeks in advance. Please book early to avoid disappointment.
  • Includes all-inclusive admission into Fort Edmonton Park

Party Options:

  • Party bags are available for $5.00 each.
  • Stay longer for cake and opening gifts for $30/hour.
    Please note that cake, drinks and dishes are not provided.
  • Special this year additional children and adults  $10+gst each

Food

Fort Edmonton Park has very specific guidelines for party and event food services.

  • Birthday Parties with a program component can bring in a cake as well as small snacks and drinks
    (i.e. fruit/veggie tray, cheese tray, chips and cheezies, pop, water etc.).
  • You are not permitted bring in any sort of prepared cooked meal.
    This means no pizza, sandwiches, BBQ’s, crock pots, hot dogs, hamburgers, chilli, Chinese food etc.
  • You are responsible for supplying all food, beverages, plates and utensils for your party.
  • Fort Edmonton Park has fridges available at some birthday locations, but not all.

Fees:

$223.80 + gst /party Saturday and Sundays, June 3 -Sept23, 2018)

Special this year additional children and adults  $10+gst each

Full payment is required upon booking.

Fort Edmonton Park offers birthday parties year-round. We offer a number of party packages for different age groups:

Pioneer in the Park Party “ Pre-School (Ages 4 “ 5)

Children will love to try on old-fashioned costumes and play party games of yesterday. They’ll bake some cookies, make a simple toy, and try their hand at chores such as washing clothes.

Pioneer in the Park Party (Ages 6 “ 12)

Your child’s birthday party will go down in history with a party that takes you back over 100 years! Celebrate with homemade baking, pioneer activities and old-fashioned games.

Choose one (1) activity from each list:

List A List B
Lemonade Beading
Truffles Ring and Stick
Cookies Thaumatropes
Cupcakes Clothespin dolls
Cinnamon Buns Yarn Dolls
Scones & Butter Homemade Marbles

Summer Party in the Park (Ages 6-12)

This party is perfect for a summer day. Kids will enjoy making their own treat to eat and creating their own ˜old-time’ craft and puzzle. When it’s all done, you and your guests can enjoy the entire Park on your own. Choose from one of the following three themes to customize your party:

  • Fascinating Fur Trade
  • Pioneer Pleasures
  • Time Travel Treasure Hunt

Available May 21 “ August 28

Voyageur Adventure Birthday (ages 7-12) 

Embark on an adventure! Journey through our 1846 Fort and have fun while learning about the brave life of a voyageur. Learn skills like how to build a fire, put up a tipi and race across the Fort on a scavenger hunt! Finish your fun in the Fort off by eating fire-roasted bannock, a traditional voyageur recipe.

Available Oct. 1 “ May 17

Pursuit of Play Party (ages 5-12) 

Play through your party! Join the fun while building toys, playing games and sports that kids your age would have in the past. Create your own toy to take home with you and keep the party going by making a tasty treat to eat. Laugh with your friends while playing historical games and other fun activities.

Available Oct. 1 “ May 16

Christmas Birthday Party (Ages 5 “ 12)

Enjoy a unique and festive party for your child’s birthday during the holidays. Bake some Christmas goodies and play pioneer games. Discover how Christmas gifts were different over 100 years ago, and make your own traditional gift as a take home Christmas craft.

Available: Nov 12 “ Dec. 31