Lockdown Party Ideas for Kids in Buckinghamshire

How do you make a kids birthday in lockdown super fun when they can’t meet up with their friends?  Hiring a big hall with entertainers and party games is not possible right now but there are lots of amazing local Buckinghamshire small businesses who can make lockdown birthday dreams extra special.

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Z0om Party Entertainer

The Party Poppers will host an online zoom party with up to 100 guests. Magic, interactive games, workshops. The birthday child can join in with every single part of the show.

Collabor8Events are a unique company dreamt up and ran by two professionally trained performers to entertain at children’s parties, run educational workshops, produce and perform entertaining story telling shows and provide interactive events tailored to meet your needs.

 Sleepover Party

OK so they can’t sleepover all their best friends over to the same house but how about  having hiring indoor teepee tents to be delivered to a friends house and then catch up over zoom or a magical sibling sleepover.

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Magic Show

Simon Says Magic provides online birthday party magic shows for ages 4-7yrs! High quality low price LIVE or pre recorded entertainment the whole family can enjoy with their little ones.

Pinkys Parties are filled with fun and laughter.  Interactive magic and fun shows for children and everyone to enjoy with the aim to put great big smiles on everyone’s faces.

Soft Play

Aylesbury Castle Hire & Soft Play stay & play at home indoor soft play packages are perfect for reward days, rainy days, birthday celebration days & stay at home play days. There are over 20 themes to choose from.

Little Monsters Soft Play are hiring out their equipment for self set up at home.  Fantastic for a little one’s birthday or just to keep them entertained.

Bucks Soft Play  provide soft play party packages to be used within the home for children aged 0-4 years. Door stop delivery and collection.

Train Party

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Trainmaster play sessions are so much fun and while lockdown continues they are offering home rental of their amazing Thomas train kits.

Dance or Disco Party

Dave the Disco offers 60 minutes of games, music, dancing and jokes for an online kids virtual disco party.

Embrace Performing Arts run online dance parties, games parties and character parties. With prices starting at £35.00, the birthday girl or boy chooses their own songs for the dance and games and is sent a personalised invitation to send out to their guests.

Craft Party

The Creation Station Thame & Aylesbury West are the masters when it comes to getting crafty at home.  For their online parties, each child gets a lovely craftpack with all the materials they need to craft along, keeping it really parent friendly as well as fun for the kids.

Messy Munchkins are offering craft party kits for children during lockdown. The Lego figures and name kits have proved really popular!

Woolly Wonka’s usually run their crochet parties at the museum but these are available online during lockdown. Just message them for more details.

Cupcake Party

Based in Aylesbury, Taylor Made Baking offer decorate your own cupcake kits that can be dropped off at different houses so kids can all decorate together over a video call

Character Visits

Meet & Greet Events do doorstep discos, this was a huge hit on the first & second lockdown. They have over 20 characters to chose from.

Love, Trust and Fairydust  add a sprinkle of Fairydust to your royal event. They are a national award winning children’s party entertainment company specialising in unique and high quality character appearances.

Pamper Party

Cutee put together bespoke Pamper and Beauty boxes especially for tweens aged 7-11yrs old, so you can pamper them for the day.

Pink Lemonade Parties are hiring out their pamper party equipment.

Interactive Treasure Hunts

Wonder Adventures offer themed interactive treasure hunt packs which include character videos presenting the riddles, printable clue points, puzzles and more! There are different themed including dinosaurs, wizards, superheroes and space. Perfect as a birthday party activity or special treat to do at home in the house or garden and for one child or a small group/ siblings.

Slime Party

Fancy a slime creation birthday party?  Jacqui from Jacqu’in the Box offers washable, non toxic ingredients safely packed and delivered to your doorstep.  Zoom party lasts one and a half hours!

Party Decorations & Supplies

Go overboard on decorating the house for a lockdown birthday to make it the ‘best birthday ever’.  Here’s a few local Buckinghamshire businesses who provide everything you can think of.

Milton Keynes based My Special Box provide party decoration packages with balloons, pinatas and bunting.

Celebrate provide everything from a single balloon to entire balloon installations. All occassions covered and home delivery during lockdown 3.0

Ribbon’s & Bow’s Parties  do a party in a box where you have everything you needs.  We like the sound of flipping fun wither their themed pancake box.  It has every you need to make pancakes with toppings, chef hats, games and crafts.  They also provide personalised balloons too.

Fieldmouse Books can an order and deliver books for party bags, presents or activities.

Cloud & Bloom are offering balloon garlands big or small to make lockdown birthdays special and memorable.  The bespoke balloons designs can also be customised with a personalised message.

Jubilee Occasions specialise in personalised helium balloons. They can personalise helium balloons using popular cartoon characters and themes.

Blooms and Balloons events make birthday balloon displays, perfect if you’re in Aylesbury.

Lavender Hire will fill giant numbers with balloons for a big birthday decoration impact.

Lockdown Birthday Party Food

You’ve got the entertainment and the house is looking spectacular but a lockdown birthday wouldn’t be the same without same without a birthday cake and some birthday party food treats.

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Making your own party food can be half the fun.  Check out all our party food ideas here.

Based in Aylesbury, Taylor Made Baking make celebration cakes and cupcakes.

Covering Bucks and Northants the wonderfully named Creme Brew Lait provides buffet food including for family and children’s parties, 3D Biscuit design, biscuit and treat boxes, cakes and traditional sweets

Afternoon Tea at Home will deliver a delicious afternoon tea to your door.  Covering Stokenchurch, High Wycombe, Marlow, Beaconsfield and local surrounding areas.  The afternoon tea can be tailored for children and to different party themes.

Gemzy Bakes make bespoke cakes to order.

Graze Delights is a Buckinghamshire based business who provide special made graze boxes, platters and tables made for individual for each customer to provide an enjoyable eating experience.

If you’re looking for hampers or sweet cones, check out High Wycombe based Pink Lemonade Parties.

Bettyann Grazing will bring stylish grazing to your doorstep.

Moon and Back Cakes offer everything from rotating, flashing, moving cakes and more, no request is too big.

Check out Sara’s Sweet Shop for an array of confectionery based goods such as pick n mix, cones, boxes, jars, American sweets and much more. Vegetarian, Vegan and Halal options available. All with the option of personalisation

A Bite So Sweet offers a selection of sweet treats perfect for parties. We offer sweet cones, grazing boxes and individual boxes which can be personalised for any occasion or child. We work with customers to meet all budgets where possible. All our products are packaged in eco friendly packaging too and are personalised at no additional cost.

Red Kite Days does not endorse any of these businesses.  Please ensure you do your own research into customer reviews.


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