General Pump It Up FAQ
Are your inflatables safe and clean?
Absolutely! Our inflatables have been custom designed to account for heavy, indoor use. Each inflatable goes through rigorous testing for all ages before it is released to any of our facilities nationwide. At our facility, each inflatable is anchored to the floor, wall, and/or ceiling to provide extra stability. Entrances and tunnels are wiped down after each party and every inflatable is cleaned and inspected on an ongoing maintenance schedule.
Are socks required?
Yes, socks are required to play on the inflatables.
Is each guest, including adults, required to have a completed/signed waiver?
For insurance purposes, every guest who enters our arenas must have a completed waiver. All guests under 17 years of age must have a waiver completed and signed by a parent/guardian. For your convenience, family members aged 17 years or younger may be included on the same waiver. Additional waivers are available at Pump It Up or online.
Are there any age/height restrictions?
Yes. For safety purposes, children under 34 inches are NOT permitted in or on the equipment for any reason (even if accompanied by an adult).
Will Pump It Up provide supervision in the play areas?
Our fun and friendly staff will provide supervision in the inflatable play areas so you can relax and enjoy the party!
Are gratuities (tips) appropriate?
Gratuities for our staff are always welcome.
Is there an additional charge for parents, siblings, and/or care-givers?
Adults or Care-Givers(18 yrs old) accompanied by a paying child are FREE. However, siblings or any additional guests between the ages of 2-18 would be required to pay. Guests under the age of 2 are free towards the event with a sibling. There is a 2 adult maximum per paying child/family during Open Jumps or Special Events. All additional adults must pay fee.
What forms of payment are accepted?
For your convenience we accept cash, Visa & MasterCard, Discover, American Express as payment options. Sorry no checks.
What type of safety instruction is provided?
We pride ourselves on safety. To help prevent injuries, each guest is required to watch the Pump It Up safety video before entering the inflatable arena(s).
Can a guest play while wearing a cast?
In the interest of safety, any guest wearing a cast or other motion limiting medical device (splint, sling, or brace) will not be permitted to participate on the inflatables. While we welcome them to attend the party and will not charge for their attendance, they will be prohibited from playing on the inflatables.
Can adults play on the inflatables?
Yes, as long as they are within the manufacturers guidelines for height and weight.
Birthday Party Questions
What time should my guests and I arrive at the party?
We ask that you and your guests arrive 15 minutes minutes prior to your scheduled party to allow time for check in and Pump It Up safety video viewing.
Will there be a Pump It Up staff member available to assist me in the party room?
Yes - a staff member will be available to assist you in the party room.
How do I schedule a Pump It Up party?
It's easy! Just give us a call and we'd be happy to reserve your special day and time! For your convenience, you can also request a date or book your party online.
What food items can be brought into the facility?
You may bring cake, cupcakes, prepackaged dry snacks, candy, vegetable trays, and fruit trays to your party. We’re sorry, but no other outside food is permitted. *If you would like to bring in outside food items, there will be a $150 cover charge to your party (NO EXCEPTIONS)
What if I need to reschedule my party?
To avoid additional charges, we require at least 15 days advance notice if you need to cancel or reschedule your party (your party must be rescheduled within 3 months of the original party date). If you cancel your party, you will lose your deposit. If you need to reschedule your party inside of 15 days before your event, there will be a non-refundable $100 fee; however, your deposit will be transferred to a new date.
Is a deposit required?
A $200 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your party. The balance is due and payable on the day of your party.
Do I need to stay at the party?
The party host is required to stay at the party. Other adults are also welcomed to stay and enjoy the fun!
Do you have a refrigerator for my cakes or drinks?
What kind of drinks can I bring?
You can bring in Water bottles for your party only. The only way you will be allowed to bring in any other soft drinks or juices is by paying the $10 outside drink charge. NO ALCOHOL, RED/PURPLE COLORED BEVERAGES.
When should I order food for our party? Goodie bags? Balloons? And other party options?
We’ll call you TWO days prior to your party to confirm your guest count. At that time, you’ll have an opportunity to order pizza, beverages, goodie bags, balloons, and other party options if you haven’t already.
Can I bring my own goodie bags and/or balloons?
If you are not purchasing our popular Pump It Up goodie bags you are welcome to bring your own. You may also bring in your own balloons. We will be happy to inflate them for you for $1.25 per (regular latex) balloon.
Can I use my own decorations and/or paper products in the party room?
You’re welcome to use your own decorations and/or paper products in the party room. To preserve the integrity of our party rooms, we do not permit wall or ceiling decorations, streamers, silly string, confetti, or piñatas.
Are there any additional items I need to bring to the party?
If you will be bringing a cake, please bring a serving knife, candles, and a lighter (no matches please). For your convenience, we also have candles, cameras, film, and socks available for purchase.
Do you provide party room set up and clean up?
Absolutely! We will set up the party room just the way you want it and clean up afterwards.
Can we start in the party room?
No, we’ve found that full tummies and bouncing don’t mix, our parties begin in the inflatable arena(s).
Once in the party room, can guests re-enter the play arena(s)?
We’re sorry, but guests may not re-enter the inflatable arena(s).
Will the party room be available for us during our arena play time?
Typically not, because there will usually be another party in the party room.
What if I am late for my scheduled party time? What if my Guests are late?
We understand that circumstances happen, however, our parties start promptly at the scheduled time. Since there may be other parties scheduled after your party time, we may be unable to extend your party time. If your party begins after your scheduled time due to waiting for late guests, you will have less time in the arenas and, possibly, the party room. If your guests arrive late and you have already started your party, we will escort your guest to your party.
Can I spend more than the designated play time in the inflatable arena?
We’re sorry, but we cannot extend your play time in the inflatable arena(s).
How many slices are in a pizza?
12 in a Large
What additional items are available for purchase?
We can provide you with goodie bags, helium balloons, pizza, beverages, ice cream cakes... (additional charges apply)
Do you provide ice for drinks?
No, but our soft drinks are cold. You may store your drinks in our cooler as well.
Is my party private or will my guests share the inflatables and party rooms with guests from other parties?
For the safety and security of your guests, your party is completely private 100% of the time. There will not be any other people from any other parties in the arenas or party rooms while you are there. This allows our staff to focus solely on your group and to make the occasion special for your child.
Can I have alcohol for the adults?
No alcohol is allowed in our facility.
What assistance do you provide in the party room?
Lots! First, we thoroughly prepare the room so that it’s all clean, tidy, and organized for your group. Then, we setup the party room with any items you might have brought. We will take care of any items your guests might bring, like birthday presents for the guest of honor! During your time in the party room, we will be there to provide more supplies, take care of spills, and check in with you from time to time to see if you need anything else.
I booked a Glow Party - Is there anything special I need to tell my guests?
You might suggest that they wear white, neon or glow-in-the-dark clothing so they’ll really glow under the black lights!
What if less/more kids show up on the day of the party after I have placed my pizza, balloons or goodie bag order?
Unfortunately, pizza orders are placed the night before and cannot be changed on the day of your party. For goodie bags, you are charged only for what you use, so an approximate headcount is okay. you may purchase additional balloons on the day of the party.
What are the beverages you offer in the party room?
We proudly serve Coca Cola Products.
What is the price of the other food options?
Please refer to the birthday party food tab for a complete list of food options and pricing.
Open Jump FAQ
Is there an additional charge for parents, siblings, and/or care-givers?
There is no additional charge for parents or care-givers. However, siblings are counted as part of the guest count.
Other Ways to Play
Are reservations required for camps?
We recommend that you reserve your childs space for camp. Please contact us to make reservations.
"Faq" was last updated January 22nd, 2020 by