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A Fun Place for Kid’s Birthday Parties in Buffalo Grove, IL

Need to plan a fun kid’s birthday party in the Buffalo Grove area? Then you’ve come to the right place!

 

Since 2013, Lake and Cook County parents have enjoyed hosting their children’s parties at K1 Speed. That’s because we make it easy to plan, offer exciting activities for all ages, have private party rooms for celebrations, and conveniently serve delicious food and beverages.

Group Packages Available For 8 or More Racers

To speak with an Event Specialist please call 1-855-517-7333.

Buffalo Grove / Chicago Kids Birthday Parties

2 Race JR Mini Grand Prix

kids party

– STARTING AT ONLY –

$40

per person
$45 – FRI, SAT, SUN

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • TWO 12-LAP RACES: QUALIFYING, FINAL RACE
  • Private racing
  • Reserved race start time
  • Medals for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in final race
  • Personalized score sheet detailing lap times and final positions
  • Podium photo to immortalize the event
  • E-vite: an attractive digital invitation for easy guest invites
  • Choice of colored headsock for each child (black, blue, red, pink)
  • Medal for the birthday kid

3 Race JR Grand Prix

Kids racing

– STARTING AT ONLY –

$50

per person
$55 – FRI, SAT, SUN

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • THREE 12-LAP RACES: PRACTICE, QUALIFYING, FINAL RACE
  • Private racing
  • Reserved race start time
  • Trophies for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in final race
  • Personalized score sheet detailing lap times and final positions
  • Podium photo to immortalize the event
  • E-vite: an attractive digital invitation for easy guest invites
  • Choice of colored headsock for each child (black, blue, red, pink)
  • Medal for the birthday kid

Book Your Child’s Birthday Party Today!

Fun Racing-Themed Party Rooms in Buffalo Grove / Chicago

You’re going to want to celebrate your birthday party in one of our fun racing-themed party rooms. These rooms offer are perfect for private celebrations, meals, and as a home-base for your guests away from the track.

Explore Our Rooms

Food, Drinks & More!

To make things even easier for your kid’s birthday party, we can complete your party with pizza, drinks, and a party room rental. Ask one of our planners today about our full food, drink and room options!

Check Out The Menu!
children are lined up in go karts at k1 speed during a kids birthday party

Why Parents Love K1 Speed Buffalo Grove

“OMG so much fun. I never did this before. I came here for a birthday party, what a fantastic idea, it was the best experience. I cannot wait to return.”
– Violet B. | 5-stars

“We hosted a party in Buffalo Grove. Everyone enjoyed the experience tremendously; they are still talking about it! The food was great and the entire staff was friendly, patient and accommodating. Thank you to the entire Buffalo Grove team for making this such a memorable birthday celebration!”
– Bernie A. | 5-stars

“Great place for kids and adults of all ages. Very friendly staff. Awesome karts. Large racing areas – separate for adult and junior racers. The bar area upstairs is very nice too. Good drinks and food. You can watch other people racing while having your drinks with friends. Had a junior birthday party there. Very well organized and tons of fun! Awesome place.”
– V.T. | 5-stars

Party Perks

Reserved Race Times

People don’t like to wait, neither should your guests. Our reserved times ensure you race when you want toThis is exclusive to our events.

The Ultimate Photo-Op

At K1 Speed, our podium creates a unique and fun photo opportunity to immortalize the special day. So guess what? We’ll take that picture for you. So go ahead, join the kids on the podium and give us your best smile! Then share it on social media so you can get all those likes and comments it’ll deserve.

Fun Digital Party Invitations

Every party includes fun digital party invitations (we call them e-vites) that you can email or print out for your guests. These exciting invitations are sure to create a buzz for your party and will leave your guests counting down the days till race day!

Professional Format

Your guests experience a simulation of what professional racers experience. This means they’ll qualify, line up on the starting grid, and RACE.

Podium Celebrations and Cool Giveaways

There’s no worthless “participation” award here. Instead, your guests will have to earn their medal or trophy by finishing in the top three. And when they do, they’ll be rightly celebrated on our podium. Of course, the birthday kid also gets an award. Because hey, it’s their birthday!

Private Racing

Who wants to race with strangers? Instead, you’ll race with only the people you know.

Book Your Child’s Birthday Party Today!

Why K1 Speed is the Best Venue in Buffalo Grove For Kid’s Birthday Parties

 

Here are just some of the reasons that K1 Speed has become the #1 place for birthday parties:

 

The Easiest Party to Plan

For most people, planning a successful birthday party can be challenging. But at K1 Speed, we’ve made sure our party planning process is the easiest you’ve ever experienced. Let our friendly event planners do the hard work for you so you can just relax and look forward to the event.

 

We Clean Up So You Don’t Have To

Birthday parties are always fun until it ends and you’re left with a mound of trash to pick up. But you don’t have to worry about that here. We’ll clean up and take out the trash for you so you can get on with the rest of your day or evening.

 

A Kid’s Birthday Party Even Adults Can Enjoy!

Most adults hate going to kids birthday parties. There are only so many rounds of clowns, bouncy castles, and costumed characters that adults can endure. However, that’s not the case here. At K1 Speed, adults can have just as much fun as the kids. Our electric adult karts are super fast and speed up to 45mph in a matter of seconds. So even the grown ups can enjoy their own fun competition amongst themselves!

 

Conveniently Serving Lake County and Cook County

This beautiful K1 Speed location is located in Buffalo Grove, IL. This means we’re conveniently close to Lincolnshire, Wheeling, Long Grove, Deerfield, Prospect Heights, Northbrook, Arlington Heights, Mt Prospect, Palatine, and Vernon Hills. So no matter where your invitees live in the Greater Chicago area, we’re not far away!

301 Hastings Dr.
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089


Kids Birthday Reservations
1-855-517-7333

Please Note:
Kids Birthday Group Reservations require a minimum
of 8 racers.

Note: Adult and Junior karts are not mixed in any group package. All group members must be able to drive the same kind of kart. Check our height requirements below.

height-requirement

Height Requirements

Junior minimum height requirement is 48″ (121.9 cm)Adult minimum height requirement is 58″ (147.3 cm). No mixed Adult and Junior races.

IMPORTANT: Meeting the height requirement is not a guarantee you’ll be able to race our karts. Drivers will be measured at the location and must be able to safely operate all elements of the kart. Final approval will be at management’s discretion.