If you’ve been looking to have a birthday party that’s more exciting than dinner and drinks, you’re at the right place. Whether you want to relax, party like a kid or throw a hatchet, there’s something for everyone.
Throw a hatchet party
If you’re looking for something a little different for your birthday this year, Hatchet Jack’s is the place to go! Dress up like a lumberjack and throw hatchets at the target for some fun. Make sure to book a time online before you go – space fills up quickly.
101 Hwy 1 West, Iowa City, IA 52246
See which of your friends is a Picasso
Everyone can bring out their inner artist with a painting party at Brush & Barrel. There are a variety of drinks available for purchase, or you can bring your own wine bottle(s) to share with your group.
Brush & Barrel
408 1st Avenue, Coralville, IA 52241
Solve a mystery with your besties
You know you can have fun together… but can you work together to solve a series of puzzles within 60 minutes? The puzzles include codes, locks, riddles and clues. Don’t get outfoxed!
2401 Coral Court, Suite #3, Coralville, Iowa 52241
Sip, sip, hooray party at the Winery
Wine isn’t the only thing that gets better with age… Grab your friends and host a wine tasting birthday party at the winery. Try their wide variety of wines and their handcrafted Iowa bourbon whiskey.
Cedar Ridge Winery
1441 Marak Rd NW, Swisher, IA 52338
Enjoy ultimate relaxation
It’s won’t be your typical birthday party – but you won’t have to worry about complaints. Grab your friends and get massages, facials or pedicures… or maybe all 3. It is your birthday after all!
The Sanctuary Spa
5100 Fountains Dr NE, Suite #106, Cedar Rapids, IA 52411
Party like a kid again
Throw an old school arcade and pizza party at The Quarter Barrel Arcade and Brewery. Play Atari, Nintendo and Sega games like Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. After the games, enjoy pizza and brews as a group.
616 2nd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
Enhance your knowledge of Cedar Rapids history
Exercise your body and your knowledge with fun and informative walking tours with the History Center. Historian Mark Stoffer will lead you on an informative tour of Cedar Rapids while you stroll around the neighborhood. View the scheduled tour dates here.
The History Center Walking Tours
800 2nd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403