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

Par-T-Perfect Victoria Welcomes 7th Indoor Facility!

Par-T-Perfect Victoria is pleased to announce that our newest indoor facility in now available to book parties! We are excited to now partner with the Cook Street Village Activity Centre  for our Par-T-Rec packages!  The Cook Street Village Activity Centre is a beautiful facility offering all we need to offer you another option for indoor  bouncy castle parties!  As with our other facilities we will be offering 2 hours of fun including an inflatable and other activities such as face painting and balloon animals!   The best part is that you don’t have to do the clean up! Our facility locations … Continue reading

Easter Traditions Around the World

While we get ready to decorate Easter eggs, enjoy a visit from the Easter Bunny, plan family Easter dinners and enjoy a long weekend, Par-T-Perfect Victoria thought it would be fun to see what types of fun traditions other countries offer.  Easter is definitely a very religious holiday for many countries but so many add fun activities for the children to do on top of traditional Easter Egg hunts!  Here’s our favorites! A unique Easter tradition followed in Denmark is the custom of sending teasing letters or ‘gækkebrev’. These letters are highly decorated with short poems or verses and send … Continue reading

Two great events, two great weekends, two great fundraisers!

Although spring break is often a time to get away, many of us stay in town and enjoy our local events!  We’re proud to be part of two amazing events to raise money for two great organizations! Mark your calendars for a great tail gate party at the Rink of Dreams event on Saturday March 19th 2011 from 11-4pm! This event is raising money for Victoria’s local Help Fill a Dream Foundation.  The event includes tons of family fun with the crayon bouncer, face painting, glitter tattoos, balloon animals, carnival games and so much more! We can’t wait to see … Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day fun for the whole family!

We all enjoy a piece of the Irish traditions on St. Patrick’s Day!  Here’s a few ideas to make the day fun for the leprechauns in your family! Green Fun foods: Make your favourite cupcake recipe or bake Shamrock shaped sugar cookies and have everyone decorate with green  icing, sprinkles & Shamrock shape candies. Peppermint Candy Shake: 2. ½  cups vanilla ice cream ¼ cup milk ½ cup Peppermint Pattie bars or Junior Mints cut into pieces Place candy pieces into the freezer for 15 minutes. Combine all ingredients in the blender & blend on medium speed for 30 seconds.  … Continue reading

Par-T-Perfect Victoria is a Proud Sponsor!

Par-T-Perfect Victoria is a proud sponsor of Eat Well Get Moving! 2011.  As of Feb. 1 2011 the annual Active Communities challenge is underway! The goal of Eat Well Get Moving! is to have children enjoy more vegetables, fruit and move more. This partnership between VIHA & the recreation centres of Greater Victoria creates awareness and educates about the importance of healthy eating and physical activity.  The program is fun and interactive. Eat Well Get Moving! runs from February 1 – April 30 2011.  Participating schools & students will receive prizes and coupons for joining. Monthly prizes include a 3 … Continue reading

Interesting Valentine’s Day Facts

Here are some interesting facts about Valentine’s Day you may or may not know. About 1 billion Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged each year. That’s the largest seasonal card-sending occasion of the year, next to Christmas. About 3% of pet owners will give Valentine’s Day gifts to their pets. Alexander Graham Bell applied for his patent on the telephone, an “Improvement in Telegraphy”, on Valentine’s Day, 1876. Cupid, another symbol of Valentines Day, became associated with it because he was the son of Venus, the Roman god of love and beauty. Cupid often appears on Valentine cards holding a bow … Continue reading

snow much fun

Take the party outdoors for sledding, tubing or snowshoeing Serve hot chocolate from thermoses and snowman shaped cookies – 3 baked overlapping with pretzel arms Have a snowball target toss game Have a snowman making competition- bring fun stuff to dress them have a candy hunt in the snow make snow candy with a camp stove 1c brown sugar 1/3c butter 1 tsp vanilla- heat until melted and pour over clean snow to harden to toffeelike candy snow painting- give kids pots of water with a few drops of food colouring and a brush and let them go wild! Give … Continue reading

Teach the gift of giving

Start a new trend at your child’s next birthday with a Toonie party (for our non-Canadian friends, that’s $2.00)!  This is a perfect way to teach your child that giving is a great experience while eliminating a mass of presents that end up at the bottom of the toy box and takes the pressure off your guests to find that perfect gift. The concept is half the money is for the birthday child and half is for charity.  There are many ways you can organize this party.  For example, have the guests bring 2 Toonies, one for the birthday child … Continue reading