Can I book an event at BubblePOP?
Yes you can! We host birthday parties, product launches, evening events, and special family get togethers! We host events where we are also open to the public and we also host private events where you can buy out the space exclusively for your group.
How do I book an event at BubblePOP?
Click here to book your event at BubblePOP!
More information about our semi-private event packages can be found here.
More information about our private events where we close the store for just your group can be found here.
What is the difference between a semi-private and private event?
For a semi-private event, the public will be allowed in the space to play, while you will have the exclusive use of our party space – an area on the floor that is sectioned off.
For a private event, the public will NOT be allowed in BubblePOP to play, and you will have the exclusive use of the entire store for your event.
So if I book a semi-private event, the public will be allowed in the space?
Yes. The public will be allowed into the store to play with all the stations. Your party area with food will be separate.
How many people are included in a semi-private birthday event?
You have 40 people included for a semi-private birthday. Additional guests over the initial 40 people are $10 per person up to 50 total people. We do not allow semi-private events with more than 50 people.
Are infants included in the total party headcount?
Kids under 18 months will not be counted towards your party headcount.
How many people are included for a private event?
80 people are included in the initial party package.
Can I add more event time to my event?
Yes you can! We set up our birthday party times so that there is only one birthday party at a time. Depending on the time of your party, whether it’s semi-private or private, the rate to extend birthday party time will differ.
Do you sell party food on site?
We do not have a kitchen at BubblePOP, however we work with preferred caterers for your convenience. Our Preferred Caterers will deliver and setup all Preferred Catering Orders.
Can I bring in outside food for a birthday party?
Yes you can! We we work with preferred caterers for your convenience. Our Preferred Caterers will deliver and setup all Preferred Catering Orders. You can also other from other vendors for your catering needs, and a $150.00 fee will apply.
How about cake? Does my cake need to come from a Preferred Catering Vendor ?
Your cake (or birthday dessert, e.g. cupcakes, decorated cookies, etc.) can be from any vendor of your choosing. There are no additional fees to bring in birthday cake or dessert.
Who are your Preferred Catering Vendors?
BubblePOP Tustin: Our Preferred Caterers are: Halal Guys, Ike’s Sandwiches and BubblePOP (Pizza and more).
BubblePOP MISSION VIEJO: Our preferred Caterers are: Sessions West Coast Deli, Ruby’s, Wetzel Pretzel, and Blaze.
Am I required to order from a preferred catering vendor?
No. You can order from any vendor and a $150 Non-Preferred Catering fee will apply.
How does preferred catering work?
We work with you to make the catering process easy! Once you have your order, BubblePOP will facilitate the ordering, delivery, and prep so it’s ready to go for your party. The food balance will be added onto the final total invoice so you don’t need to worry about paying separate vendors.
Do you allow alcohol?
BubblePOP has partnered with an alcohol caterer for packages. Currently this option is only available for private events.
Can I bring in an outside vendor like a face-painter, balloon artist, or costumed character?
Yes you can! BubblePOP offers preferred entertainment vendors – ask us! If we are not able to meet your request, you are welcome to bring in your own outside vendor. All outside vendors must be approved in writing from BubblePOP or they will be denied admission into the space.
Can I decorate the party space?
Yes! We encourage decorations to make your party festive!
What decorations can I use?
You must leave the walls as you found it. No permanent fixtures to the walls – our families typically use 3M command strips for the walls. We do not allow confetti in our space.
Could BubblePOP supply and set up decorations for my event?
Absolutely! We understand that party planning can be overwhelming, and some families may not have time to plan or setup. We offer party packages that make things easy for the overwhelmed or busy family. Check out our Convenience Package which includes food and decorations on our Birthdays Page for more information!
I don’t have time to plan for decorations OR food, is there a quick and easy option for birthdays?
Absolutely! We understand that party planning can be overwhelming, and some families may not have time to plan or setup. We offer party packages that make things easy for the overwhelmed or busy family. Check out our Decorated PPOP or Convenient POP Package which includes food and decorations on our Birthdays Page for more information!
How far in advance do I have to book my birthday party?
We work on a first come, first serve basis. We encourage early booking. Semi-Private events cannot be booked less than 7 days from the event date. Private Events cannot be booked less than 14 days from the event date.
If you are having a party emergency (e.g. rain for outdoor venue), please contact us and we will see what we can do.
Do my guests need a waiver to enter BubblePOP?
Every person will need to have a waiver on file to enter BubblePOP. Each adult must fill out their own waiver (yes grandparents must also have a waiver on file). Minors are listed on the responsible adult’s waiver. Waivers can be filled out in advance here.
Can my guests fill out the waiver in advance of my event?
Yes they can! Waivers can be filled out in advance here. We encourage all guests to fill out their waivers in advance.
What if some of my guests have been to BubblePOP in the past, do they need to fill out another waiver?
All guests who visit the space after July 2, 2021 will need to sign a new waiver. Once signed, we will have it stored in our system and you will not need to sign the waiver for 12-months. We look up waivers by name. If the name was typed in incorrectly, we may not be able to locate your waiver.