It’s their special day — make it as amazing as they are! Our annual Guide to the Ultimate Bash is a party-planning wonderland, an expo featuring the Greater Philadelphia region’s top vendors for everything from cake to confetti.

Bakers

Allison’s Cups n Cakes: More than just dessert, helps the memories of your special day linger.
Drexel Hill  |  savemeaslice.com  |  215-435-2181  | Like on Facebook

Bredenbeck’s Bakery and Ice Cream Parlor: Delighting customers for a sweet century with cakes, cookies, pastries and more.
Chestnut Hill  |  bredenbecks.com  |  610-585-9319  |  Like on Facebook

Kathy’s Just Desserts: Made-from-scratch, preservative-free cakes
Blue Bell  |  kathysjustdesserts.com  |  610-348-5284  |  Like on Facebook

Smidgens Bakeshop: Cakepops, cookies, cupcakes, and more! Because everybody deserves a little something sweet.
Philadelphia  |  smidgensbakeshop.com  |  215-284-6608  |  Like on Facebook

Splendora Cake & Tea Company: Special event cakes/cupcake towers, dessert tables, cupcake parties, and tea party catering.
Warminster  |  splendoracakeandtea.com  |  267-685-6122  |  Like on Facebook


Entertainment

Alex and the Kaleidoscope Band: Children LOVE to sing and dance with award-winning musical sensation Alex Mitnick!
Greater Philadelphia area  | kaleidoscopesongs.com  |  Like on Facebook

Arty Pantz: Theatrical parties with beautiful handmade costumes, props, puppets, instruments, & matching craft!
Malvern  |  artypantz.com  |  610-644-8088  |  Like on Facebook

Kitchen Wizards: In-home culinary birthday parties!
Blue Bell  |  kitchenwizards.com  |  610-348-5284  |  Like on Facebook

Listen Learn Play: A non-profit mobile music and creative arts program.
Ardmore  |  learnlistenplay.org  |  866-478-8344  |  Like on Facebook

Makin’ Music Rockin’ Rhythms: Music Monkey Jungle: For little music monkeys and the primates who love them!
Philadelphia  |  musicmonkeyjungle.com  |  732-687-8134  |  Like on Facebook

Wondergy: Parties and Special Events – Exploring the science you encounter every day!
Philadelphia  |  wondergy.com  |  866-653-2853  |  Like on Facebook


Gifts

BabyPop Designs: Custom Superhero Costumes starting under $20 – Saving One Backyard at Time!
Wyncote  |  babypop.com  |  267-303-0181  |  Like on Facebook

Print Art Kids: Transforms YOUR KIDS’ ART into Birthday Cards, Invitations, Thank-You Notes and other printed treasures!
Media  | printartkids.com  |  610-892-2722  |  Like on Facebook


Party Planning

AboutOne: Online family management – the fast, easy way to organize your busy life.
AboutOne.com  |  801-797-9333  |  Like on Facebook

babyBdesigns: babyBdesigns.com celebrates children’s milestones with birth announcements, party invites and e-cards.
Philadelphia  |  babyBdesigns.com  |  215-350-1924  |  Like on Facebook

Beanie Bounce: Inflatables of any kind, concession foods, carnival games and much more!
Norristown  |  beaniebounce.com  |  484-685-4752  |  Like on Facebook

bz designstuff: Graphic design studio. Creating fun, unique invitations and anouncements!
Wynnewood  |  bzdesignstuff.com  |  215-760-0744  |  Like on Facebook

Cinema Cake: Producing films that capture your event in a powerful and creative way.
Wayne  |  cinemacake.com  |  866-989-0158  |  Like on Facebook

Karen Pecora Events: Stellar…If this is how you want your party described… Let’s chat!
Chesterbrook  |  karenpecora.com  |  610-955-8115  |  Like on Facebook

Venues

Dave & Buster’s: Create a memorable birthday or your child incorporating our food, fun & excitement!
Plymouth Meeting & Philadelphia  |  daveandbusters.com  |  610-832-9200, 215-413-1951  |  Like on Facebook

Lens Friends: The do it yourself studio experience for the amateur photographer.
Huntingdon Valley  |  lensfriendsstudios.com  |  215-938-9801  |  Like on Facebook

Main Line Art Center: One-of-a-kind parties (and classes) for your little Picasso!
Haverford  |  mainlineart.org  |  610.525.0272  |  Like on Facebook

Philadelphia Sports Club: Throw a high-energy bash without breaking a sweat.
Radnor  |  mysportsclubs.com/kids  |  610-688-3342  |  Like on Facebook

Snip-Its: Kids, Haircuts, Parties and other things to make kids smile!
Exton  |  snipits.com/locations/exton-pa  |  610-524-9100  |  Like on Facebook

The Center on Central: Hosts your themed Creative Arts Birthday Party on weekend afternoons
Paoli  |  thecenteroncentral.com  |  610-710-1487  |  Like on Facebook

The Handwork Studio: A kids’ needle arts and fashion studio for kids 5-16.
Narberth  |  thehandworkstudio.com  |  610-660-9600  |  Like on Facebook

The Little Treehouse Play Café: A Philly Mag Best Birthday Party Venue! It is the place for stress-free birthday fun!
Chestnut Hill  |  treehouseplaycafe.com  |  215-247-3637  |  Like on Facebook

Upper Main Line YMCA: Let the Y be your perfect destination for birthdays (choose from seven themed parties!)
Berwyn  |  umly.org  |  610-647-YMCA, ext. 2007  |  Like on Facebook