By: Heather McMechan
This time of year planning a playdate outside with other moms can be extremely uncomfortable. With the temps rising along with the heat index, you would rather stay in your own house than go down a hot slide. However, when you stay at home you see the mess that happens as your couch cushions are used as trampolines and your pots and pans are strewn all over the kitchen floor.
It’s time to start planning some indoor playdates with your friends. There are so many local indoor playground spots everyone can enjoy. From climbing ladders to ordering coffee, there is something for everyone. Get the scoop on these local indoor playground places where you’ll be planning your next playdate.
This open indoor concept playground has riding toys, mini trampolines, a baby area and more. You can create your own Mommy playgroup with ten or more moms at a $6 flat rate. Chalk Delray is located at 151 NE 5th Ave. Call 561-403-5284 for more information.
A Barrel O Monkeys Kids Gym
Jumping in a foam pit and zip lining through the indoor playground will have your kids ready for naptime. This indoor playground hosts mommy and me classes, open gym and parent’s night out. You can grab a smoothie for the car ride home from their smoothie bar. Barrel O’ Monkeys is located at 460 NE 5th Ave. in Delray Beach.
Cool Beans Indoor Playground and Café
This more than 6,000-square-foot indoor kids playground is complete with a toddler and infant area, giant foam pit, story time nook, trampolines, slides, contained soft play, costume area and more! If you missed breakfast, then order an espresso and a bagel for a pick me up or stay for lunch. Cool Beans Indoor Playground and Café’ is located at 11701 Lake Victoria Garden Ave., Suite 3115 in Palm Beach Gardens. Call 561- 627-1782 for more information.
Your kids will have guaranteed fun in this 13,000-square-foot indoor park. Kids can play in a selection of themed play areas where kids get to play with toys, doll houses, miniature castles and more. It’s a perfect place to bond with your child and create a playdate. There is a café area with a vending machine for snack time after play time. PLAYMOBIL® FunPark is located at 8031 N. Military Trail in Palm Beach Gardens. Call 561-691-9880 for hours.