Booking a Birthday Bash is a piece of cake!
Let The Clay Center handle set up, clean up and the action-packed FUN! All that’s left to do is blow out the candles.

PLEASE NOTE: The Clay Center is currently under construction and no birthday parties will be scheduled until December 2016. Sorry for the inconvenience. 
Clay Center Family Plus and Premium Plus Members enjoy a 20% discount on our Classic and Deluxe Birthday Bash packages!
The CLASSIC Birthday Bash features everything you need for a stress free celebration!
$120 (Member 20% Discount), $150 (Non-Members)
ALL party packages include the following:
-       Private party room, decorated in your child’s color of choice
(2hr party room rental included)
-       Dedicated Clay Center Party Assistant
-       Admission for 10 party guests with one accompanying adult each
-       Plates, cups, napkins & tableware
The DELUXE Birthday Bash includes all the features of the CLASSIC Birthday Bash, PLUS
Hands-on activities led by an expert Discovery Leader and matching party favors!
$180 (Member 20% Discount), $225 (Non-Member)
The party kid gets to choose from the interactive and exciting activities listed below:

Wet and wild fun abounds as you magically stick your hand through a bubble, create works of art using colored bubbles and, best of all, put the birthday kid inside a giant bubble! Consider bringing a change of clothes, because this one can get messy.
Suggested for ages 3 - 8
Explore the gross side of science when you make take home slime, meet some real life creepy crawly creatures and create hilarious “burping” bags!
Great for kids ages 4 - 10
The PREMIUM Birthday Bash allows you and 50 of your closest friends to take over the entire museum for a 2 hour private party!
This option is not limited to birthdays!  Celebrate a team victory, reward your class on a job well done or choose any reason to party with the Museum galleries all to yourself!  Limited availability, a representative from The Clay Center will contact you concerning scheduling options.
Be sure to take advantage of our Add-Ons and Extras!
Caperton Planetarium & Theater Show
$4 per child with chaperone
Caperton Planetarium & Theater Show PLUS, “The Sky on Your Birthday” Star Talk
$5 per child with chaperone

Additional Guests:
Child $10 per additional child (includes one accompanying adult each)
Adult $7.50 per additional adult without a child
Senior/Educator $6 per additional adult without a child
Additional Rental Room:
$75 for second room (2hrs)
Extended Party Time
$50 per hour, per room
Just a few reminders…
Parties must be reserved no later than 2 weeks prior to the party date.
Deposits & Payments:
A 50% nonrefundable deposit is due upon booking.
Final payment is due no later than 1 week prior to your party.
Your Dedicated Party Assistant:
Once this form is submitted, a Birthday Bash Assistant will contact you to finalize your reservation and facilitate initial payment.
The Clay Center does NOT allow helium balloons. Non-helium balloons are acceptable.
Piñatas are not permitted.
Tape or staples are not permitted on painted or wood walls.

The Clay Center cannot provide access to a refrigerator or freezer for food and drink items. We suggest bringing a cooler for these items.
To reserve your child’s Birthday Bash TODAY, simply click the Birthday Bash icon.
For questions or additional information please contact Leah Turley, Programs Coordinator, at 304-561-3511 or If you prefer to reserve your Birthday Bash over the phone, please call The Clay Center’s Box Office at 304-561-3570.

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