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Why Are Birthdays So Important for Children?

Last updated 4 years ago

A child’s birthday party has become an institution of its own. Why is the marking of another year with a private party so important for your child? Keep reading to find out:

A Way to Understand Aging
Aging is somewhat of an abstract concept, especially for a young child. A birthday party gives kids an easy way to understand the idea of entering a new year and a new age. With a party theme and a special venue, your child sees that something important is happening. Presents and a birthday cake further enhance this point.

A Day to Feel Special
Every child deserves to feel special. A birthday is the one day of the year that can be completely devoted to a child. Showering your child with special attention is a great way to increase self-esteem and show him how much everyone loves him. Without a birthday party, your child might get swept up as one of the crowd and never feel like he can stand out.

An Opportunity to Socialize
Birthday parties gather together groups of kids, many of whom might not have a lot of experience with other children. This is the perfect space in which to integrate your child into social settings. When he has an opportunity to spend time with so many other kids, it is easier to show him what he needs to do in a group setting.

Bring the party to Whirlyball in Chicago, Lombard or Vernon for your child’s next birthday to experience all of the advantages of a private party venue. With Whirlyball games, Lasertron, and plenty of birthday packages, we make it easy to plan a fun and memorable event. To learn more about our private and corporate party packages, take a look at our website or give us a call today at (773) 486-7777.


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