nothing like a kids birthday party when all parents have to do
is show up!
That's the beauty of party venues away from home. Taking your
birthday party on the road is as simple as asking neighbors for
recommendations in your area, searching the Web (see below) or
looking in your local yellow pages for a list of professional
While most venues in New Mexico are located in and around Albuquerque, Santa Fe,
and other bigger cities -- don't overlook the obvious for cost saving party venues! There's always
McDonalds or Chuck E. Cheese as standbys, and neighborhood associations
or organizations may offer
party rooms for free.
Local clubs or community centers that your kids belong to should
also be on the list as you brainstorm ideas for party venues on
Keep in mind that the sooner you make arrangements the better
your chances of securing the date you wish, so plan to book your
venue at least a month or two in advance.
If you opt for a full-blown professional venue, make a personal
visit beforehand to find out more details about what they offer
and ensure that the theme is age appropriate. Take time to ask
about discounted times (usually in the morning or late afternoon)
or certain days (usually midweek) and further save on costs by
asking if they provide preprinted or downloadable invitations
or thank you notes with the package.
Once everyone's invited sit back, relax, and look forward to
a fun, stress free gathering that kids AND parents can both enjoy