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Parties at Ards

Choose from a fantastic range of facilities and activities at Ards Blair Mayne.

Here's why you should book your party with us:

  • Pay for the facility and bring as many as you want, (currently subject to Covid restrictions), the price won't change
  • Have exclusive use of the facility for you and your guests
  • We can provide the food, or bring your own
  • No fuss, no hassle, and no clearing up!

Which party will you choose? 

Splash Pool

Let them loose in the Splash Pool, splashing around and playing with the spray cannons, slide and cascades. The kidney shaped pool has a sloping floor to a maximum of 450mm at one end. Changing for the Splash Pool is in the Pool Changing within the Aqua Zone. The Splash Pool is not supervised by a lifeguard therefore children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.

The Splash Pool is currently available for up to 20 children 7 years old or under.  A maximum of 1 adult per 2 children should be in the pool area. 

Please note that Party Rooms can only accommodate up to 25 people inclusive of both children and adults.

Party times can be viewed and booked by clicking the button below. 

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Soft Play

Where else could your children run, bounce, jump and scream - in complete safety? All of them having the time of their lives, while you sit back and relax. This adventure soft play party is ideal for toddlers up to 7 year olds under 130cms in height. Socks must be worn and trousers are advised. No food is allowed in the Soft Play room.

Soft Play is currently limited to a maximum of 25 persons (including adults) on each party booking.  

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Party Prices

Exclusive use for one hour
Trampoline Party (Hosted) £60
Splash Pool £58
Soft Play £58
Blacklight Adventure 
Blacklight Party Prices
Football/Activity Party in Sports Hall £40
Football/Activity Party in Dome
£25, £20 at off peak times
Caterpillar Challenge (in the Sports Hall) £45
Party Room 1 or 2 £18
Party Room 1 with use of kitchen* £20

*includes a microwave oven, kettle, fridge and sink
Function Room £21

Party Food

Catering is currently only available for parties taking place on a Saturday.  

A range of delicious party food is available from our in-house cafe, Parklands Cafe, saving you the time, effort and hassle. Room hire is necessary for all party food.

SELF CATERING
Self catering is permitted for any party booking. At present no kitchen facilities are available for heating food or making tea or coffee.  Please note that no external fast food catering can be brought into the complex for party bookings on a Saturday as catering can be provided by Parklands Cafe.

Parklands Party Food price per child

Pizza Party (minimum 10 children)
Each child will receive a Slice of Pizza, Chips & Drink
£3.25 per child

Party Time Buffet (minimum 15 children)
Kids finger buffet with a selection of: Pizza, sausages,
chicken bites, sausage rolls & chips
(This is the most popular party package)
£4.50 per child

Kids Party Meals
100% Chicken Nuggets
Sausage
Beef Burger
Fish Fingers
Vegetarian Pasta Bake
Quorn Vegan Chicken Nugget & Chips
£4.50 per child

Jelly and Ice Cream £1
Flask of tea or coffee £10 per flask
Platter of Traybakes £10

Party food must be booked directly with Parklands Cafe a minimum of 7 days prior to your party date. 

Party Room

Party Rooms are currently limited to a maximum of 25 persons inclusive of both children and adults.

A party room is available for use after your Splash Pool or Soft Play party session.

At present no kitchen facilities are available for heating food or making tea or coffee.  Please note that no external fast food catering can be brought into the complex for party bookings on a Saturday's as catering can be provided by Parklands Cafe.

The party room is priced at £18 for one hours use from the end time of your Splash Pool or Soft Play session.

Please note: to ensure our strict cleaning schedule is maintained within our party rooms, access prior to your party room booking time will not be permitted on any party room bookings. 

Book a Party

Parties can be booked no later than two weeks in advance of your party date.

Bookings for Splash Pool and Soft Play and Party Rooms can be made online via the link below. Access to your room prior to your party room hire time is not permitted. 

Please read our Admissions Policy before making your booking. 

Bookings are non-refundable under any circumstances.

Please note: the one hour hire time is inclusive of time for changing if using a pool or room set up/take down.

Blacklight Adventure - Not Currently Available

This Party Type is Not Currently Available

For something completely different and a bit of a challenge, book golf, climbing walls or the high ropes at Blacklight Adventure.

Golf - suitable for all ages but cannot be pre-booked or booked exclusively.

Climbing Walls - 24 places are available for 5 year olds and over.

Skywalk - 12 places are available for 8 year olds and over.

Exclusive use of the Climbing Walls or Skywalk only applies when a minimum of 12 places are booked. Please read here for full details regarding Blacklight Adventure parties.

Trampoline Party - Not Currently Available

This Party Type is Not Currently Available

It's the bounciest party around, with up to 16 children aged 7 years of over literally jumping for joy! One of our qualified instructor will be present throughout for safety and to show them how to really get jumpin'!

Caterpillar Challenge - Not Currently Available

This Party Type is Not Currently Available

Kids can enjoy navigating obstacles through the centre of our large Caterpillar! Suitable for children up to P4 age. A maximum of two children can go through the Caterpillar at a time, but don't worry once they've been through they'll need time to rest before their next go!

Children must wear socks, shoes are not allowed.

Football or Activity Party - Not Currently Available

This Party Type is Not Currently Available

Want to let them burn off some energy? Why not book two thirds of the Sports Hall or one third of the Dome and let your young guests take part in a wide variety of sporting activities, from football to basketball!