Par-T-Perfect Victoria’s 5th Annual Fundraiser A Success!

This past February, Par-T-Perfect Victoria had the opportunity to give back to the community while celebrating Family Day. This year, we chose TWO charities to support – one local & one global.  For the 3rd year in a row, we were excited to raise money for KidsFUNd!  We found out that this year’s donations of $1155.00 are going to support kids aged 10-12 to go to camp! Our global charity, Sponsors For Kenya has become very dear to our hearts!  Through our silent auction, we were able to raise just over $1200.00 which will purchase a double swing & slide … Continue reading

Then and Now a Franchisee Profile. I Lost My Job and Started a Business.

In 2001, Kristina Quinn lost her Vancouver based job in the human resources field. Not sure what to do with her time she offered to help a neighbor’s sister at her thriving event company. Kristina arrived the first day and was handed a clown costume. She immediately thought ” what have I gotten myself into!”.  After clowning around for a few weeks she realized she loved seeing all the happy faces at work every day. Within months, she became more involved and moved into the office to take charge of designing events. “I began to see what a great thing … Continue reading

“I’m bored, what do we do now?”

Summer vacation time for most kids is in full swing, whether you’re going on vacation or booking summer day camps, at some point you will hear the dreaded, “We’re bored! There’s nothing to do!” line! Stay ahead of the game by using some of our favorite boredom buster ideas.  We scoured ideas for you with links to our top picks & ideas – plus added a few of our own When you hear the words, “I’m bored” it’s time to start A Summer Boredom Activity Chart It’s a great way to stop the words from even being spoken! If that … Continue reading

Par-T-Perfect Victoria’s 3rd Annual Open House Fundraiser set to go!

February 11th 2013 rings in B.C.’s first Family Day holiday and to celebrate, the thought we’d throw a party! Not only has Par-T-Perfect turned 25 but we turned 10 – now that’s a celebration! So this year to celebrate, we decide to host our 3rd Annual Open House Fundraiser to mark a new Family Day tradition! This year’s event has moved to a new location, giving us more space to host more guests and have more fun for the kids!  Activities include our 48′ obstacle course, pirate ship bouncy castle slide and  Queen’s castle along with a craft station, face … Continue reading

Rainy day fun!

With Fall now here & Winter looming around the corner, do you put your gum boots on & find some puddles to jump in or do you curl up with a cup of hot cocoa?  When weather challenges us, we start to go a bit stir crazy staying inside all the time,  SO, how about doing a little fun inside AND outside! Rather than finding a reason to let the weather get to us, let’s learn to dance in the rain! Here’s our list of fabulous things to do inside or out; in the rain or the snow! Outside:  Rainbow … Continue reading

The History of Pinatas!

What’s a party of any kind without a piñata?!  It is guaranteed to make any party come alive!  Have you ever stopped to think of the history behind the piñata? Well, of course we had to do a little research and find out! Our first bit of research was with our Par-T-Perfect Durham Region Office – the fabulous owners are from Mexico and shared some of the history with me. I was surprised to find out that piñatas had a religious context! According to some of the Google searches I did, there is a thought that Marco Polo discovered piñatas … Continue reading

Par-T-Pefect Victoria offers feature party!

When planning a birthday party in the fall & winter what do you do?  Par-T-Perfect Victoria is pleased announce our feature parties for indoors!  Over the Fall & Winter months we will be focusing on one of our many amazing indoor party options!  For the next three months (September, October & November) Book our feature party during these 3 months BY SEPTEMBER 30th 2012 and receive a 10% discount! (Please note that this offer can not be combined with any other gift certificates, coupons or discounts. If we’re booking a room for you the discount does not apply to the … Continue reading

Fun Facts to Celebrate Canada Day!

There’s a lot of fun facts about Canada Day that we should know but may not.  So, here they are! Canada Day is celebrated to mark the union of the confederation (joining Nova Scotia & New Brunswick and subdividing Ontario & Quebec on July 1 1867) Canada Day was originally known as Dominion Day until October 27 1982. The Canada Act was inspiration to the name change First official celebrations for Canada Day was in 1958 Cross-country television transmitted by the CBC began on Canada Day in 1958 “O Canada” became the official National Anthem in 1980 Some immigrants become … Continue reading

The battle of the goody bag!

Over the years, We’ve had many moms ask us about goody bags. “What should I put in them?” “Do I have to do them?” “I really don’t want bags full of candy or dollar store stuff.” “I just don’t want more stuff that will break or end up in the garbage!” All very reasonable when the discussion of goody bags arises.  Kids, usually love them, parents usually despise them!  So, in our quest to make your party planning easy, we’re offering some of our ideas to help you decide on To goody bag or not to goody bag. We’re not … Continue reading

New Bouncy Castle Fun!

By now most of you know about our newest inflatable, our Sport bounce & slide combo.  We are excited to announce it’s ready for your next party or event!  It’s been quality controlled and tested… the result… FUN!!! We look forward to partying with you! To view all our inflatables and party options, please be sure to visit our website Par-T-Perfect Victoria Whether your planning a birthday party, school year end BBQ, festival or company picnic, let us do it for you with our amazing FULL service packages!