IV. Jumping castles/Bounce Houses
Jumping castles in the backyard are always a popular choice.
A couple of places to find castle rentals:
1) Jump Around at http://www.jumparoundparties.com/
has Jumping Castles, Slide/Jump Combos, Obstacle Courses, Water Slides, and more for your party.
2) AZ Bounce Pro offers a great selection of bounce houses, slides, games, and other party essentials
3) Arizona Inflatable Events has bounce houses, wet and dry slides, rock walls, and more.
4) A Child's Joy offers inflatable bounce houses, water slides, pony rides, petting zoos, and carnival ride rentals. You can hire a Clown, Face Painter, Balloonist, or Magic Show.
5) Slide and Bounce Around has slides, bounce houses, and other party equipment.
6) B.T. Bouncies has cheap bounce house, inflatable water slide, and party rentals in Phoenix, AZ.
Age Group: 3-13
Days Times: 7 days a week, all times of day
Fees: $79 up
Phone: (623) 696-5586
tent, chair, rock climbing wall, mechanical bull, & dunk tank rentals
V. Magicians and clowns
You can invite a magician or a clown -- some kids love it but some not so much, so its up to your child.
Here is some info:
1) Happy Entertainment has clowns, face painters, balloon artists, caricature artists, magicians for your party.
2) AZ Party Artists have balloon twisters, face and tattoo artists, and more. Find them at www.azpartyartists.com
3) Balloonatix Entertainment specializes in Balloon Art, Face Painting, Magic, Stilt walking, Juggling, and Clowning.
4) The Tea Hostess traveling tea parties for ages 4+.
Party Themes at http://www.birthdaypartyideas4kids.com/kids-party-ideas.htm