At The Milky Way we take the hassle out of birthday parties, making them a fun and memorable experience for everyone.
From the moment you arrive, until the time we close, you can enjoy all the activities and attractions the park has to offer, we’ll also prepare a fantastic birthday lunch!
Entry to The Milky Way from your arrival time until the park closes at 4.30pm - there's so much to do here that we recommend you allow a minimum of 3 hours for your party. For little ones aged up to 6 years, you will also have full access to Little Stars!
Choice of party food
Dedicated upstairs party area above Planet Play (accessible by stairs) or downstairs within Planet Play for our wheelchair users until 2.30pm
1 FREE adult per child at your party
Exclusive Dodgem ride for your party – just join the queue and when you reach the front tell the operator your name...they will run one exclusive ride just for your party! (Min to ride - 0.8m to 1.2m must be with an adult. 1.2m and over - can drive themselves)
Downloadable Birthday Invite (please scroll to bottom of this page)
Design your own bespoke party with our optional extras!
Add Ninja Stars, Pottery Painting or Penatly Shoot Out (or all three!) - See Party Prices below for more information.
Bespoke Party Gift for your Guests - See below for more information.
You can make use of your dedicated party seating area, from the time of your arrival until 2.30pm. Our main party room is above Planet Play but we also have a party room downstairs for wheelchair users (or younger birthday parties with prams) - just let us know which room suits your need.
We will have your party food ready at your designated time slot which will be confirmed when your party is booked.
A cake is not included, so you can bring your very own Birthday creation!
Please do bring decorations for your tables.
You can choose from two menus:
Our individual party lunch boxes will include a selection of the following traditional party food items – jam, cheese or ham sandwiches, sausage roll, a bag of crisps, a piece of fruit, and a sweet treat.
Contents may vary slightly according to availability.
Unlimited free squash.
A selection of freshly baked pizzas with various toppings (chosen by us!)
Unlimited free squash
The minimum number of children you can book for is 8. Most of our party slots cater for a maximum of 16 children - however, some slots will cater for less than 16. When you click to book you will find a drop down menu where you select the number of children - if a slot can only take 10 children you simply won't be able to select more than this.
If you have more than 16 children and there are at least two times to eat left on the day you would like to book we MAY be able to combine two slots for you - please contact us before booking.
Fed up with putting together party bags only to be greated with disappointed faces? For just £5 per guest, we can provide a no hassle, bespoke Party Gift that's guaranteed to bring happiness to your party guests! Not only will they receive a voucher that entitles one person to return for free to The Milky Way, they will also get the chance to choose their own gifts, with a £5 voucher to spend in The Milky Way shop!
£5 voucher to redeem in The Milky Way shop only. No change given - voucher cannot be redeemed for cash.
Free return ticket for future term time visits only and must be booked online in advance - see "Complimentary Entry Ticket Holders" on our website.
A fun packed Birthday Party at The Milky Way – is actually priceless!
£10 per child aged 1 to 2 years (Full access to Little Stars included)
£15.95 per child aged 3 years to 16 years (Full access to Little Stars included for little ones up to 6 years old)
£7 per child with a valid Annual Pass on the day of the party
Includes wristband and 2 games on Ninja Stars!
Includes - Allocated time slot for pottery painting in our new pottery painting area
An 8 inch (20cm) plate for children to paint their own design, or they can choose a pre-stenciled design!
Apron, paints, glitter and paintbrushes
(Refreshments are availiable in the pottery area so big children (adults) can catch a coffee, and your breath, whilst the children sit, paint and chat!
Includes - 5 penalties (best three count for points total)
Printed certificate of acheivement
Trophy for the highest penalty scorer!
Adults and siblings of the party goers are welcome to join your party. One adult per party child at your party can attend for free, any extra adults or siblings will be charged at our discounted readmission rate (click here to view our readmission ticket prices). Payment is taken for extra adults and siblings on the day of the party.
A £5 deposit is payable for each child to confirm your booking – the remaining balance will be payable when you arrive.
Please book for the maximum number of guests you are inviting - if your final numbers are less, we will deduct the entire deposit from your final bill. Please note, you will be charged for the minimum requirement of 8 children.
We will contact you the week before your party, to confirm your final numbers and requirements.