Best Party Facility or Location

These party facilities and locations were voted the Bay Area’s 2020 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.

Silicon Valley

Gold: Marvegos Fine Art School. The birthday child creates art with party guests. 14103-A Winchester Blvd., Los Gatos. 877-353-0679.

Silver: Happy Hollow Park & Zoo. 748 Story Road, San Jose. 408-794-6400.

Bronze: Pump It Up. Multiple locations. 408-714-0080.


Gold: The Marvegos Fine Art School. Party guests create works of art with the birthday boy or girl. Studios can accommodate up to 20 art makers and it is currently offering online parties. 1212C W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo. 260F Main St., Redwood City. 877-353-0679.

Silver: The Reading Bug. 785 Laurel St., San Carlos. 650-591-0100.

Bronze: Lemos Farm. 12320 San Mateo Road (Highway 92), Half Moon Bay. 650-726-2342.

San Francisco and Marin

Gold: Bay Area Discovery Museum. Features indoor and outdoor interactive exhibits, events, camps and celebrations. 557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito. 415-339-3900.

Silver: Play Haven. 254 Laguna Honda Blvd., San Francisco. 415-702-6555.

Bronze: House of Air. 926 Mason St., San Francisco. 415-345-9675.

East Bay

Gold: The Marvegos Fine Art School. Host an art party for up to 20 at Marvegos’ studios. 40085 Mission Blvd., Fremont; 405 Market Place, San Ramon. 877-353-0679.

Silver: Children’s Fairyland. 699 Bellevue Ave., Oakland. 510-452-2259.

Bronze: Kids Gym Berkeley. 2920 Seventh St., Berkeley. 510-845-9787.