BIRTHDAY PARTY FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Party Planning and Pricing
How far in advance do I need to reserve the party?
Nickelodeon Universe birthday parties must be booked a minimum of one week in advance.
Do I have to include myself in the 10 guests if I have an Annual Pass?
Yes, all attendees count toward the 10 guest maximum.
Are adults complimentary?
Chaperones who do not need a place setting, souvenir cup or an Unlimited Ride Wristband do not need to pay to attend the party.
What is the cancellation policy?
No refunds are given. In the event of a cancellation, a credit towards a future party will be issued that must be used within one year.
What is the maximum capacity?
Nickelodeon Universe can accommodate birthday parties with up to 50 attendees.
How much does it cost for an additional guest?
Please see the birthday party booking tool for the latest prices for additional guests.
Can we extend our party room time?
Party time extensions are currently not available.
When is the last day to make changes/add-ons?
Most add-ons can be added up to one business day before your party.
What are the discounts for annual passholders?
Thrill Seeker level annual passholders receive a discount. This discount is 30% off the standard package price and excludes add-ons.
Food and Beverage
Can I bring outside food and beverages?
Outside store-bought birthday cake and cupcakes are permitted. All other food and beverages must be from within Mall of America. Please find the MOA dining guide linked here.
Are birthday candles allowed?
No, they are not allowed for fire safety reasons.
Where is the party area in Nickelodeon Universe located?
Level 2, South just above the Toy Store. There is signage at the party area entrance to help your partiers find their way.
What gift does the birthday child receive?
All guests, including the birthday child, receive one souvenir SpongeBob SquarePants cup.
What are the themed birthday party decorations?
SpongeBob SquarePants or PAW Patrol plates and napkins.
Is there a secure area for belongings such as jackets, gifts, and purses before/after the party room time?
No, there is not.
Does the party group get to skip the lines for rides?
No, they do not.
What characters are available for add-on visits?
Characters from SpongeBob SquarePants, PAW Patrol, Blue’s Clues & You and more shows can visit your party. Character choices are subject to availability and top choices are not guaranteed. A Nickelodeon Universe group sales representative will reach out to confirm your visit after booking.
Where do my guests go if they arrive before/after me?
Party guests can meet in the party area beginning at the designated party time.
Can we stay at Nickelodeon Universe after the party time is over?
Yes. The 5-hour ride time begins when each wristband is scanned at the first ride. Wristbands can be used during or after the designated party area time.
Ready to book your party? Build your birthday celebration online today, or contact Group Sales at email@example.com for questions about planning a Nickelodeon Universe birthday party.
Please note: to ensure the very best experience, group and birthday rates are not available on high traffic days including, but not limited to, Presidents Day, Memorial Day weekend, MEA weekend, December 26 and New Year’s Eve.