Best Places for a Teen Party in Philadelphia
Whether you're throwing a casual birthday party, Sweet Sixteen, bar or bat mitvah, or quinceanera, Philly has plenty of venues for a teen event
Have a teen? You will probably find yourself organizing a party at some point. Whether you’re throwing a casual birthday party, Sweet Sixteen, bar or bat mitvah, quinceanera, or graduation party, there are so many occasions for a teen event. Thankfully, Philly boasts a wide variety of venues to meet your party’s needs. From formal halls to intimate art centers, there is a location available in the city no matter what your teen party requires. We found a non-exhaustive list, so please comment below if you have another favorite spot!
3260 South Street
This historical building with hundreds of one-of-a-kind artifacts is a stunning location for a more upscale party. They have multiple indoor and outdoor spaces available to rent.
211 S. Columbus Boulevard
Take your party to the Delaware River at the Independence Seaport Museum. They offer two floors of exhibits, a large ballroom and terrace, outdoor and indoor spaces with riverfront views, a 400-plus-seat theater, and National Historic Landmark ship Cruiser Olympia that can be used for a celebration.
401 Market Street
The Museum of Illusions welcomes all ages to host fun, mind-bending parties in their building. Guests get exclusive access to all exhibits.
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
This iconic Philly art museum has multiple spaces for parties depending on the size of your event.
Fun and Food
1009 Canal Street
Brooklyn Bowl is a huge venue with room for any kind of party, including mitzvahs, kids events, holiday parties, and more.
4006 Spruce Street
This old-fashioned family arcade is chock-full of fun games including skeeball, air hockey, video games, and more. Their three different party packages offer a variety of options to fit your event.
833 Wharton Street
Surprise — there’s a dessert speakeasy hidden behind the South Philly Insomnia Cookies, and it’s a perfect spot for a teen party.
2140 Byberry Road
Got a golfer to celebrate? Topgolf Philadelphia offers youth-specific party packages that include two hours of play and a teen-friendly food platter.
9490 Blue Grass Road, Suite H
With wall-to-wall trampolines, a warrior course, climbing walls, and games, it’s hard to imagine a better place than Sky Zone to take energized teens for a super fun party. Plus — they’ll take care of the setup and cleanup!
2528 S 24th Street
This fun center has roller skating, inflatables, and party packages for your next fun-filled, casual party.
11586 Roosevelt Boulevard
Philly SkatePlex is the spot for roller skating birthday parties.
3237 Amber Street
This Port Richmond clay studio can host parties of 8-24 people in either one of their two themed rooms. Party attendees will get instruction on how to use a pottery wheel and the party will include great music, a free arcade, party lighting, a projector, tons of free parking, and plenty of handmade artwork to check out.
1425 N American Street
The Clay Studio has indoor and outdoor venues available for party rentals, as well as the opportunity to purchase a private clay workshop for small groups to learn how to create with clay.
3510 Scotts Lane
This glassblowing studio offers private events for 5-25 participants. Your group can have the chance to create their own glass objects, make more adventurous glass pieces as a team, experience a demonstration and more.
Do you know about another great spot in Philadelphia for a teen party? Comment below!
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