FAQ

Find the answers to our Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQs

What is the maximum occupancy of the FunZone?

100 children.

Do children have to wear socks?

Yes, all children MUST wear socks. We also advise long sleeves and full length trousers if children wish to use the slides.

How many highchairs are there in the FunZone?

We have 4 highchairs within the FunZone for you to use.

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FAQs – For Parties

What is the maximum number of children?

40 children.

Do children have to wear socks?

Yes, all children MUST wear socks. We also advise long sleeves and full length trousers if children wish to use the slides.

Can my child go down the Rainbow Slide?

Yes, as long as they are over 5 years of age and wearing full length trousers. Shorts are not permitted.

How many adults can attend a party?

We do not count adults as the majority drop and leave, but if parents wish to stay, they are welcome. Please just be aware that the chairs the parents use are the same chairs the children use at the end of the party when they eat. So, parents might have to stand for the last 40 minutes.

Can we decorate?

You and one other may gain entry to decorate 15 minutes before your party starts. We ask that you use blue tac to remove this easily.

Do we need to bring a knife for the cake?

No – we have a cake cutting knife you can use here.

Can we use candles?

Yes, but not the re-lighting type please.

Does the FunZone have a lighter we can use for candles?

No – we do not keep lighters on site.

Are squash and cups provided?

Free squash and cups are provided for your party.

How many tables are there in the FunZone?

The FunZone has 8 tables  –  4 x large (10 children), 1 x large (8 children), 3 x small (6 children).

Can we play our own music?

Yes, we have an iPad you can use in the FunZone – just ask staff  (you can play your own playlist, but we cannot download music for you).

Is the FunZone staffed throughout the party?

Yes, a member of staff is always present. There is also a first-aider within the building.

Can we order in Pizza, McDonald's, etc?

Yes, we are happy for you to bring in or have fast food delivered to Birchwood Leisure Centre – postcode AL10 0AN.

Can I get hot drinks for parents?

We have the Coffee Zone café on site where you can purchase hot & cold drinks or set up a tab.