Plan a Birthday Party

It’s a birthday party, with a little science, and a lot of fun! All the cool parents are doing it!  Parties are held on Saturday and Sunday only and dates fill up fast, so book early! Please book your celebration at least two weeks in advance. Reservations may be requested via email 24/7 or booked in person by appointment only.

Celebrate your child’s birthday with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, and loads of fun!

Choose one:

Engineer it!

Includes a make and take engineering design challenge.

Blast Off!

Includes a make and take stomp rocket launch challenge.

Ages: Perfect for ages 5 to 12

Cost: $350

Includes up to 25 people (includes birthday child and parents).

Additional guests:  $10/guest for up to 10 guests (Due to space limitations maximum number of people is 35).

STEM Birthday Parties include:

  • Exhibit admission
  • Private party room
  • Private session in SMALLab
  • Hands-on activity for your theme
  • 10 free MaxFlight tickets

If you have any questions please, contact Group Sales at or call at (757) 727-0900 x 780.

Added Value Activities

Complete your party package with these great added value activities:

  • IMAX Movie Tickets!

    See a movie in LARGEST Screen in Hampton Roads at a discounted rate of $6.00 per ticket; valid for the day of the planned party only.

  • Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream!

    It’s been described as the five minute way to make amazing ice cream. No cranking… no ice and rock salt mixtures… and you can forget about those electric ice cream makers! All you need is a few ingredients and a little liquid nitrogen (-320°F). Let your party host show you how cool this ice cream can be! (Additional $30.)

  • Out-of-This-World Goody Bags!

    Create your party favor goody bags for your guests right in our Gift Shop. Choose from space ice cream, science kits, and more! Contact Helena at the Gift Shop at (757) 727-0900 ext. 747, arrangements must be made in advance of the party date. Priced separately.

Book your adventure today:

757-727-0900 x 780

Party Pricing:

STEM Birthday Party: $350.00

(Includes host, exhibit admission, and party room for two-hours for up to 25 people).