Host your next Special Event at Read With Me!
Read With Me is the ideal venue to host your unique event! We specialize in Book-Themed Birthday Parties for all ages and "Bring a Book" Baby Showers-the perfect option for you and your book-loving friends!
Birthday parties at Read With Me are designed to be as DIY or all-inclusive as you like.
Each 1 ½ hour party includes 60 minutes of themed arts/crafts activities + 30 minutes for cake, refreshments and gifts. Our parties are designed for up to 10 children (for ages 6-up) at a cost of $225. Parties are scheduled during our current business hours, which are Monday-Saturday 10:00-5:30. Please contact us to accommodate a party outside of regular business hours also. (Adult parties are welcome too!)
Add-ons- Easily add ice cream, balloons, party favors & more either à la carte or all together with the Ultimate Party Package.
Party Favors - Goody bags filled with fun pencils, erasers, notepads, etc. - $20
Party Favors - Books (soft cover/board book) - $50 (estimate, actual price will reflect a 20% discount on list price)
Hershey’s Hand-scooped Ice Cream - $20
1 mylar + 10 filled latex balloons - $15
Instant Camera 10 pictures - $20
Drinks and party supplies - $30 (includes juice, water, cups, plates, utensils, napkins)
Pizza Times Pizza - $8.50 for 12” (8 slices), $16 for 18”(12 slices). Add $2.50 per extra topping per pizza.
Ultimate Party Package + $119
INCLUDES goody bag party favors, ice cream, balloons, instant camera pictures, drinks, party supplies, 1 18” pizza with 1 topping. WOW!
Book your Read With Me party TODAY!
Themes- ages 6+
Choose from one of the themes below or we can customize one just for you!
Children's Book Favorites
(examples: The Very Hungry Caterpillar, James and the Giant Peach, Alice in Wonderland, Where the Wild Things Are, Harry Potter, Pete the Cat, Dr. Seuss)
Dragons, Knights, and Princesses
Fairy Garden Party
Cats or Dogs
Pirates and/or Mermaids
There is a 50% non-refundable deposit due at time of booking. The balance can be paid on the day of your event.
Contact us to schedule your next event through the form on the right. We look forward to celebrating with you!
Catering: We are happy to help with catering your event. We are close to many amazing downtown eateries and recommend using Empire Eats, Bittersweet, and The Cupcake Shop. We ask that all food and drinks be kept off the carpets, fabric chairs and away from books.
Nearest pizza places: Pizza Times, Vic’s, Benny Capital’s.
Set-up/Clean-up: Please allow yourself no more more than 30 minutes total to set-up and clean-up for your event.
Parking: To unload, you can pull up out front of Read With Me and put your car blinkers on. The nearest parking garage is the one we share with Marbles with an entrance on Wilmington Street and another on Blount Street. Currently, street parking is free after 5pm and garages are free before 5pm on weekends. Street lots generally charge 24/7.