Birthday Parties

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Dovercourt: the best place to party!

Whether it's a birthday, anniversary or team celebration, we'll make your event a piece of cake!

  • Our convenient party packages include decor & staff
  • Choose from the largest selection of themes & activities
  • We offer a central location with adjacent park, pool and free parking
  • Party leaders bring your party to life with games & activities
  • We have easy food options through our partners at Boston Pizza Carling
  • New! Check availability and book online: party and party extras!

"Dovercourt parties are a blast for the kids…and easy to host"



What Next?

See Party Packages

Call 613-798-8950 ext. 273 or email to contact Joel or Sameer to book your party package.

The fine print

  • Our parties are held at both Dovercourt Recreation Centre (411 Dovercourt Ave.), the McKellar Park Fieldhouse (539 Wavell Ave near Byron) or Van Lang Fieldhouse (29 Van Lang Private).
  • Contact Sameer (the party supervisor, 613-798-8950 ext 273) to book your party. Party bookings are on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The Party Supervisor will confirm the details during the week prior to your booked party and be on hand during your party.
  • If you do not know the final number always select the minimum and upgrade number of participants at least 1 week before with Party & Booking Supervisor
  • The party fee is due at time of booking. Please note that there is a $20 admin fee for any refunds and cancellations. There is a 14 day minimum cancellation period. 

Party & room upgrades

  • Cotton Candy: $1.80/ bag
  • Party Leader: $57.50/ 2 hours
  • Decorations (wall + table decoration, table cloth, balloons): $53
  • Dovercat Appearance: $90


Food: You may bring in or order any type of food you wish to serve. You will have access to a regular size fridge & freezer and microwaves.
Alcohol: Is allowed, but requires a Liquor license, liability waiver form filled out, liability insurance fee (rate depends on number of participants), refer to hourly room rates listed above specifically for liquor.

What else should I bring?

  • Camera & Memory Cards, batteries
  • Video camera
  • Birthday Cake, candles, matches
  • paper plates, cups, forks & other cutlery, knife, napkins
  • Juice or pop, additional snacks or food
  • Loot bags

Food options

Boston Pizza Carling Avenue offers a special menu for parties; order through the Customer Service staff at Dovercourt (613-798-8950 ext. 0):

  • Cheese pizza (10 slices): $15.00 + HST
  • Pepperoni Pizza (10 slices): $15.00 + HST
  • Chicken Fingers (10 pack): $17.00 + HST
  • Garden Salad (10 servings): $17.00 + HST
  • Caesar Salad (10 servings): $17.00 + HST
  • Juice or Water: $1


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