Birthday Parties

Birthday party activities at the rec

Campus Recreation is excited to announce Birthday Party packages to groups of up to 20 people on select Saturdays and Sundays from 2pm-5pm throughout the year.

  • Participants need to be at least 8 years of age and safely fit in our harnesses to participate.
  • Package cost can include: Climbing Wall and/or High Ropes Course, basketball court usage, food and cake (depending on which package selected).

Birthday Party Packages

Package A: Climbing

  • 2 hours of climbing (15-20 minutes per child)
  • Use of 1 basketball court (chaperones responsible for facilitating activities)
  • 1 hour for gifts, cake, and food*
  • Students: $300
  • Member: $325
  • Nonmember: $425

Package B: Climbing & High Ropes

  • 1 hour of climbing (7-10 minutes per child)
  • Use of 1 basketball court (chaperones responsible for facilitating activities)
  • 1 hour of high ropes course
  • 1 hour for gifts, cake, and food*
  • Students: $325
  • Member: $350
  • Nonmember: $450

Birthday party food menu

*Food (excluding cake) must be purchased through Youngstown State University Dining (Chartwell's) services and can be contacted at 330-941-3391 or by visiting their website at YSU Dining. Outside food is prohibited.

Parties must be booked at minimum 2 weeks in advance.

For more information about birthday parties and available dates contact R.J. Markowitz, Coordinator of Adventure Recreation, at ramarkowitz@ysu.edu.

Birthday pary event activities at the rec

Birthday party event activities at the rec showing children using the climbing wall

Birthday party event activitiesa t the rec showing children using the hih ropes course