Best Indoor Birthday Party Venues Near Groton for Kids

Do you have a kiddo with a winter birthday? Or perhaps you’re looking to escape the heat of the summer months? Here are five great spots for birthday parties to consider in the greater Groton area:

Groton Bowling Center  

Groton Bowling Center is located right in the heart of Groton, CT. This place is great for Groton Bowling Center is located right in the heart of Groton, CT. This place is great for birthday parties 2 years and up. They have great birthday packages for every family’s needs. They do not have a website, but they have a great Facebook page and respond to questions very quickly.

Busy Bee’s Play Hive

Located in Norwich, Busy Bee’s Play Hive is great for children ages 6mos-5yrs. Busy Bee’s is a bee themed  indoor play studio. Party packages are recommended for birthdays. It is locally owned  and operated. If you have a child 1yrs and under they are free. The play area is nice and  clean. They have a coffee station for adults too. Don’t forget your socks but if you do this facility will supply them for a small fee. There’s also a 10% military discount when you check in  before you play!  


Located in Oakdale, Supercharged is known for their massive go kart racetrack. The facility has a huge trampoline area for all ages, a ninja wipeout station and axe throwing for the young adults. Downstairs is their on-site restaurant V’s Brick Oven and Pub, with a great menu and drink  selection. Supercharged is a first come first serve basis to have a birthday. However, they have a great military discount and will work with you if you have group of six or more.

 Niantic Children’s Museum

Located right in the heart of Niantic, the Niantic Children’s Museum offers fun indoor play and learning areas for kids ages 6months-7years.  The musem has interactive, hands-on, educational play areas, with special party packages for members and non-members. Don’t miss their monthly sensory-friendly nights and First Friday Dollar Nights, offering admission for only $1 per child. Military families are offered a discount, as well. 

Polar Play

Located just over the Rhode Island stateline is Polar Play! The family-owned and operated faciity offers a clean, safe and fun indoor play space for children, along with a fun, build-your-own stuffed animal station. Polar Play has various options for party packages including fun add-ons such as a cotton candy machine. Outside food and drinks are welcome in the party room as well. Please call to  book in advance this play is becoming popular!

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