April 15, 2020
It's a real bummer to have a birthday when everything is canceled! Here are some awesome ideas to make someone feel special and celebrate their big day while practicing social distancing.
The recipe for a great party? Decorations + A Gift + An Activity + Treats!
You can find all that here while also supporting a local business!
So many ways to have fun! Decorate the house! Chalk the driveway! Decorate your yard with signs! Host a birthday parade with decorated cars! Grab DIY Kits or an Online Scavenger Hunt and throw a virtual party with your favorite video application.
A-1 Amusement & Party Rental
Honk, it's my birthday and other fun messages for the birthday girl/boys yard! DETAILS »
Balloons N Beyond LLC.
Bring your birthday kid the joy of balloons! Choose from a bundle of balloons or decor for your light post or yard. Prices start at $39.95 plus tax and includes delivery. DETAILS »
Yard Art Girls
With everyone social distancing and not being able to have birthday parties, yard art would be a great way to celebrate! They currently focus on the Madeira, Hyde Park, Terrace Park and Anderson areas, but depending on location, they may come to you! DETAILS »
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Blue Manatee Literacy Project and Bookstore
Shop local for your kids! Place an order via the online store This is a great gift idea for adults too! YES! your online purchases = donated books, just like when you shop the physical bookstore! ODER HERE: shop.bluemanatee.org DETAILS »
King Arthur's Court Toys & Dungeon
Shop local with FREE gift wrap! Call in your order here: (513) 531-4600 or email email@example.com. They can charge over the phone and make suggestions if you're not sure what you want! Local delivery or shipping! DETAILS »
Party Princess Productions - Cincinnati
Choose a character and a time to chat via video! Sessions are 5 Minutes and $19.95. DETAILS »
Princess Grace Events - Cincinnati
Book some time with a princess to chat or read stories to YOUR little princess! DETAILS »
AR Workshop Cincinnati
Choose from tons of different projects to do at home! Grab some for friends too and craft together virtually! Check out their Facebook page for some exclusive deals through 4/30! DETAILS »
Glassroom | Brazee Street Studios
Choose from about 4 options starting at just $15! Contact free pick-up + drop-off. Grab a kit for your family or grab some for friends and put on their porch. You can craft together via house party or another online video option. DETAILS »
Join the awesome tutorials LIVE at 1pm or watch anytime on Facebook. Grab supplies online & craft as a family or virtually w/ friends via FB watch parties! DETAILS »
Several DIY kits to choose from. Plan ahead for pickup times: Tues, Wed & Thurs, 1-4pm. Grab a kit & some for a few friends & host a VIRTUAL party via video. There are videos on their FB page. Start a watch party with friends & chat while you craft! DETAILS »
Paper Craft Kits, Wood Projects & More
Lemons and Limes Boutique
This shop is online but also has a retail space in Loveland. Grab a few of their DIY Kits to do with friends, virtually via video chat. Or, grab a birthday or quarantine bundle for the birthday kid! Free shipping during quarantine! DETAILS »
The Escape Game
Try the Monthly Mystery - part online scavenger hunt & part mystery game. Follow clues across the internet & solve puzzles along the way. Play as a family or share your screen to play via video with friends! DETAILS »
Ohio Wood and Paper
Using a cipher, decode the message from the aliens. Play with friends to see who can solve the message first! Coming soon, customized messages for birthday girls and boys! Great for kids who love mystery and STEAM. DETAILS »
You can sort game options by age or search for something. There are recognizable ones like chess and dominos, but others that look interesting but I've never heard of like Unicorn Fever or Last Hand Standing. DETAILS »
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Tres Belle Cakes and Coffee Shop
Each week they pick another small biz to support with the sale of their treats! Recently, an inflatable hippo delivered treats to your car with 20% of the sales benefitting the Zoo. Up next, a unicorn with Girl Scout inspired treats. Order by Thurs. DETAILS »
Curbside Pickup or Delivery Available | Minimum Order Fee Waived
3 Sweet Girls Cakery
Delicious and beautiful cakes, cookies, cupcakes and cakepops! Have a cake delivered to someone special or you can order individually wrapped items and deliver them to friends doorsteps for when you host your party via video chat. DETAILS »
Peace, Love and Little Donuts Hyde Park
Kits are $20 and include all the toppings! Call ahead (513-407-8039) for in-store pickup or curbside delivery! Make it a Kids Baking Championship type challenge and throw in a twist ingredient/topping. The birthday kid can choose the judge! DETAILS »
Choose your toppings and Dewey's includes everything you need. Make it a competition with the family or set the house up like a restaurant! Want to learn to toss the dough like a pro? Watch their step by step instructions: https://bit.ly/3bh0vyC DETAILS »
Catch A Fire Pizza
Kits include dough, sauce and toppings. Make it a party by setting up your house like a restaurant! DETAILS »
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BE A HAPPY CAMPER AT COUNTRYSIDE YMCA
YMCA Camp Countryside is the place to be this summer for kids ages 4-15! Camps for sports, aquatics, arts, gymnastics, cheerleading, outdoor adventures, Leader-In-Training & more. Come enjoy at camp at one of the country's largest YMCA's! Full refunds for any camp cancelled due to this pandemic.
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