Monthly Archives: May 2014

What If You Don’t Have Time To Take Your Kids To Soft Play Centres?

TimeAll of us want our children to have happy and healthy upbringings. Children need plenty of exercise and time to play if they are to have the best chance of developing into well adjusted and satisfied adults in the years to come.
We know however that it’s not always easy to provide your kids with everything they want and need. With various constraints on your time, money and energy, there may be times when Read More

Are We Pressured To Spend Too Much On Children’s Birthday Parties?

MoneyThere are many things that contribute to our idea of the perfect children’s birthday party. Lots of cake and ice cream, of course, some great activities such as soft play in Sheffield or elsewhere, and loads of friends.
However, you may be surprised (or not) to hear that many parents increasingly feel pressured to spend a large amount on their children’s birthday parties – running up a bill of several hundred pounds.

What Else Do We Offer At The Big Tops?

One of the reasons we think we’re a premier venue for children’s activities in Sheffield is that we offer so many different experiences and types of parties for kids.
Those who have read our blog before, or visited us here in Sheffield, will be familiar with some of the best known activities that we tend to talk about the most. For example, our ace soft play centre which challenges children’s physical and mental boundaries. Or our great build a bear sessions Read More

5 Unusual Children’s Birthday Party Rituals From Around The World

PinataDo you ever think about the rituals that we associate with the birthday of a child?
It sounds odd at first to think of the kinds of children’s birthday parties that we throw as forming part of any kind of ritual, just because there is so much diversity in terms of what you can do.
After all, you can opt for a meal, a movie, lase a maze, workshops, soft play areas, meet and greets Read More