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07 Jun 2018
4. You probably want to go with the all-inclusive choice.
Determine how much of the heavy-lifting you want to do upfront. The all-inclusive package has the venue ordering the food, hosting the activity, providing cake and goodie bags, and last, but most importantly, handling all the cleanup. “If you have several children with different schedules sometimes the added expense of an all-inclusive venue is well worth the time preparation savings,” says Helen Holden, founder of birthday party planning resource CountingCandles.com. “On the other hand, perhaps you prefer to make your own goodie bags, prepare and bring your own food, provide an activity with the help of family, take your time and party for several hours, and you don’t mind cleaning up. In this case, the best birthday venue might just be your own backyard or a local park.”
How to Choose a Birthday Party Venue Your Kids Will Love - Fatherly.com, May 30, 2018