Celebrating 3 years of fun- The ultimate guide to 3 year old birthday party

3 year old birthday party


A 3-year-old birthday party is a special occasion that deserves to be celebrated with lots of fun and excitement. At this age, children are full of energy, curious and love to explore new things. So, it’s important to choose the right activities, games and food to make the party enjoyable and memorable for both the birthday child and their guests.

Party Games:

    • Pin the Tail on the Donkey: This classic game is perfect for young children. Blindfold the players and have them try to stick the tail on the donkey
    • Balloon Pop: Fill balloons with small toys and candies and have the kids pop them to win prizes
    • Duck, Duck, Goose: A simple and fun game that can be played in a group
    • Treasure Hunt: Hide small toys and sweets around the room for the kids to find

Children Entertainer:

    • Magician: Magicians can captivate the young audience with magic tricks and illusions
    • Face Painter: A face painter can transform kids into their favorite characters with paint and glitter
    • Puppeteer: A puppeteer can entertain children with puppet shows and interactive games

Kids Birthday Party Venue:

    • Playground: A playground provides a safe and fun environment for kids to play, run and have a good time
    • Indoor Play Centre: An indoor play centre is a great option for a birthday party, with a variety of activities, games, and attractions for children of all ages.
    • Local Park: A local park can be a great place for a picnic birthday party with games, food, and treats
    • Party Bus: A party bus is a unique and fun way to celebrate a 3-year-old birthday party. Rent a bus equipped with games, toys, and entertainment for an unforgettable experience. This is a great option for families who live in apartments or have limited space at home. You can book a party bus at: https://www.thefunpad.com.au/fp-make-a-booking

Food Ideas for a 3-Year-Old Birthday Party:

    • Mini Pizzas: Kids love pizza and these mini pizzas are easy to make and fun to ea
    • Fruit Skewers: A healthy and colorful snack that kids love to eat
    • Cupcakes: Cupcakes are a classic party treat that can be decorated to match the theme of the party.
    • Popcorn: A simple and tasty snack that can be served in a variety of flavors

Do’s and Don’ts of a 3-Year-Old Birthday Party:


    • Invite guests who the birthday child is familiar with
    • Choose games, activities and entertainment that suit the interests and abilities of the young birthday child and their guests
    • Plan the party in a safe and accessible location
    • Offer food and drinks that are appropriate for young children


    • Don’t overload the party with too many activities and games
    • Don’t serve food that is too spicy, salty or sugary.
    • Don’t use decorations or toys that could pose a choking hazard for young children.
    • Don’t forget to take lots of photos to capture the memories

A 3-year-old birthday party is a special occasion that deserves to be celebrated with lots of fun and excitement. By incorporating games, entertainment, food, and activities that suit the interests and abilities of the young birthday child and their guests, you can create a memorable and enjoyable experience for everyone. So, let the celebrations begin!

We can help plan your kids Birthday party /Event

The Funpad can help make your child’s birthday even more special by providing entertainment at your child’s birthday party. The Funpad is a fully refurbished double-decker bus, fitted with the highest quality soft play equipment that comes to YOU, wherever you are, rain, hail or shine. Fully climate controlled, The FunPad provides you with a safe, unique and fun entertainment option, designed for children 3-12 years.

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The Funpad provides a unique incursion experience that can entertain kids for hours.
Explore, Discover, Grow
● Developing core skills of movement enhances confidence, flexibility and coordination; all while the kids are having fun and being active.
● Movement can also play an important role when kids are learning and growing. It assists with concentration, focus and engagement along with building their self-esteem.

 Happy parents, happy party guests, happy you

  • Corporate are always looking for options for family events where kids can play safely. The Funpad can entertain your guests aged 3-12 years on board. This gives parents a rest or the chance to look around and enjoy the event, knowing the children are being well supervised and are safe.
  • Guest can also have peace of mind as kids are burning their energy on the bus rather than keeping their parents engaged

Are you looking for a unique entertainment option for your youngest guests?

● The FunPad can entertain your guests aged 3-12 years on board.
● Children will be able to play the day/night away.
● Full time supervisor on board minding the kids, keeping them engaged and managing the queues by sending them on rotation basis in a group of 20 kids at a time

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  • Make your party a special one by giving both kids and parents time to enjoy with their friends.
  • The FunPad can entertain your guests aged 3-12 years on board for hours.
  • Children will be happily occupied in a safe environment, under supervision.

For Birthday bookings on weekends you can check availability and book online

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I book The FunPad Bus?

For Birthday Bookings on weekend, you can book it yourself online at our booking page. You can book in 3 easy steps
1. On our bookings page, choose the date and time you wish to host your event.
2. If the time slot is available, proceed through the online booking system.
3. If your preferred date and/or time is not available or you require a longer booking time, please telephone our office on

For Events or any other booking please contact us at info@thefunpad.com.au or call us on 0485867861

Does the bus drive around as part of the party?

No, The FunPad remains stationary for the entirety of the party or event.

How does it work for Events/Fetes/Charity?

● Event organizers can hire the Funpad for the duration of the event (minimum 3 hours).

● We manage the queue by letting in 20 kids at a time for 5-10 mins on rotation basis.

● Costs are determined by the travel distance plus the hourly hire rate.

● The Funpad can then be a FREE activity for children – Or – to cover costs, charge an entry fee, say $2.00 – $5.00.

● We can attend your event for the entirety of your celebration or only part of it.

● The choice is yours with packages tailored to your specific needs.



Does your Staff has working with children Check ?

Yes, all our staff have working with children check

How does it work for Birthday Parties ?

We arrive 5-10 mins early to park and set up the bus, Kids enter by sanitizing their hands and the driver/host tells them the rules and introduces what’s inside the bus. Kids explore the bus for the first few minutes and then the driver starts playing games/activities to keep the kids engaged while they are on the bus. 

Do you have aircondition in the bus ?

Yes, The Funpad bus is fully airconditioned and self-powered, so no need to provide the power source. 

Whats inside the Bus?

The Funpad is jam-packed with certified soft play equipment and is sure to entertain. some of the things kids find inside are 

● Block buster
● Log ramps
● Ball pit
● Secret caves
● Monkey bars
● Punching bags
● Triangle deck climbs
● Web platforms
● Bouncy web tube
● Horizontal squeeze rollers
● Cavern crawl
● Spider bungee maze
● Jumbo slide
● Vertical squeeze
● Dance floor/disco
● Soft play shapes
● Pothole run

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