Frequently Asked Questions

What is this place?


We are a family owned indoor playground and cafe. Our structure has a three level jungle gym, ball cannon room, two interactive dance floors, and a toddler room for ages 3 & under. Our cafe serves pizza, salads, paninis, wraps, kombucha, craft beer, local Oregon wine, and espresso drinks!


Where are you located?


We are located in the Pearl District on the corner of NW 17th Ave and NW Quimby St. The Pearl District is laid out with a grid both alphabetically and numerically making it easy to follow the streets to get here!


Is there an age limit?


We recommend ages 1-12 years old but there is no official limit.  Toddlers that are more mobile do tend to enjoy the structure more!  Children under 1 are free with a paying child.  Adults are encouraged to enjoy the structure with their chidlren!


Do you have parking?


You are welcome to park in all spots in our backlot, except for the yellow reserved spaces. There is plenty of free street parking around as well please note that they are strict with their time limits!


How long is admission good for?


All day! Save your receipt or get a handstamp to leave the building and come back.


What do we need to bring?


Socks! All adults and children must wear socks in the structure. Even if you think you are not going in, it never hurts to have a pair on hand! We do have some for purchase if you forget.


Do you have to sign a waiver every time? Is it online?


A waiver must be signed in the store every time you play. It must be signed by the adults attending the facility with the child!


Do I have to stay in the building?


We are parent responsible facility and do require parents to stay in the building. Parents are free and encouraged to enjoy the structure with their children!


We have a dietary restriction or an allergy, can we bring our own food?


We have a flexible menu and will do our best to accomodate all restrictions. Please reach out with specific inquires and we would be happy to help!


We want to celebrate our birthday child but we don't want to rent the room, can we celebrate in the dining room?


In order to make it enjoyable for out walk in guests, parties may only take place in our private party rooms. We do not allow any outside food, decorations, outside tableware, or tables to be pulled together in our dining room. No party is too small! Please email party@playdatepdx.org to help find an accomodation that works for you!


Do you offer any discounts or deals?


We have special deals every month! Below are our highlights:

Free admission after 5pm every monday.

The last Wednesday of every month has two canned goods for a free admission, donated to the Oregon Food Bank!

10% off admission, orders, and parties with a Military ID

20% off the party room rate when booked Monday- Thursday (not valid during PPS holiday closures)


I want to buy a player pass for my friend's children, can I purchase them online?


Unfortunately they cannot be purchased online, however they can be purchased over the phone! After purchasing they will be mailed wherever you would like in a standard envelope through USPS. Give us a call at 503-227-7529.


Are you open over holidays?


The only days we close are for July 4th, Thanksgiving, 5pm on Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day