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Pinwheel Play is a modern indoor play space for tots up to age six with their chaperones. Unlike many other indoor play areas, it is usually unstaffed and, therefore, available for use more hours of the day and on holidays. The daily fee allows unlimited use of the facility for the full day. An adult chaperone is required and users should clean up after their children. Video surveillance is employed throughout the facility.
Included with Entrance to Pinwheel Play
- Play structure with slides, look out tower, rope ladder, crawl spaces, bridges, steering wheels, telescopes and see-through decks.
- Art room with weekly art projects and expansive array of art materials.
- Area for large motor sports play.
- Big kid room (unless in use for party) that includes cardboard box building, games, pool noodle building, Keva planks, etc.
- Tot area for children age birth to 2 that includes a soft play crawl gym, pull up bar/mirror and tummy time entertainment.
- Alternating rocking boat and climbing steps.
- Stage with dress up materials.
- Magnetic wall and light table.
- Play kitchen and play grocery store.
- Alphabet scavenger hunt.
- Fairy doors and mailbox.
- BEAM: Digital interactive playground (see video below). This is the same interactive floor that the Crayola Experience uses. Kids really love this, but play can get a bit physical and may not be in every parent's comfort zone.
Rotating Activities at Pinwheel Play
- Building forts.
- Dance party.
- Story time.
- Snowball fight.
- Scavenger hunt.
- Bubble Machine.
- Treasure hunt.
- Dress up parade.
Activities are always free with paid admission or membership. For the most up-to-date information on activities sign up for Pinwheel's newsletter (bottom of home page).
Access to Pinwheel Play
Users are encouraged to reserve their space online in advance, however, there is a kiosk at the entrance as well. Once paid, you will be given an access code to enter the space. All children over age 1 require an entrance fee. Adults are free. All equipment, toys and art supplies are included in the daily fee.
There are quite a few common sense, common courtesy and health & safety rules, which can be found here.
Snacks at Pinwheel Play
Outside snacks (except peanut snacks) may be brought in or purchased at Pinwheel. However, they are not allowed in the play areas. Clean up is the responsibility of the family.
Classes went live in November of 2019. Class sizes are kept small and run 11-weeks per session. Parent child classes are offered for ages 18 months to 3 years old or drop off for 3 to 6 year olds. Classes are scheduled so you can have siblings in separate classes at the same time.
Birthday Parties at Pinwheel Play
Parties start at $249 for the first 10 children (28 guests including adults) and $8.00 per additional child (all children must be accompanied by an adult) and include a private party room for two hours and unlimited play for guests. Patrons bring their own food and do their own clean up, but staff will be on hand. Customized art projects can be added for an additional cost. More details can be found here.
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