Your Year Round

Indoor Playground


What’s NEW at your favorite Indoor Playground!

Shopping Night

We’re opening our doors for a
night of FREE play!

Wednesday, December 6th
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Kids play FREE while you browse a wide variety of
products offered by home-based businesses.

Bring the kids to run, climb, slide and burn off energy!

No registration required.
Call your friends to come enjoy a fun and free evening!

Vendors attending:  Custom Designed shirts, jewelry, tumblers, keychains and more!  Lazer engraved products.  Christmas decorations.  Floral Designs.  Cakes by Amy.  Norwex. Cosmetics:  Mary Kay, L’Bri. Tupperware.  Tastefully Simple.  Cotton Candy and Games!  More vendors added daily!


Want to be added as a vendor? 

Please see the front desk, call or e-mail for information.



Mrs. Claus and the Snow Princesses

Meet & Greet

Thursday December 14

5 pm – 7 pm

Have your picture taken with Mrs. Claus and the Snow Princesses, meet and greet, sing along, story and a craft!  

Limited space available.

$30 per child.  Adults are free.  

Socks required for adults and children.

No punch cards or unlimited passes will be accepted during this special event.

Event will be closed to the public.  This is a PRIVATE event.

Tickets are required Please Purchase below:

Purchase Tickets HERE


Hot Chocolate with Santa


The Big Backyard

Friday Dec 8


Friday Dec 22

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come meet Santa at The Big Backyard!
Stay for some tasty Hot Chocolate and Open Play!
Santa will fly in from the North Pole on Friday December 8 and Friday December 22 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
Things to know before you go:
Adults are welcome to take their own photos.
Free with each Open Play admission (Open Play is included in cost).
Hot Chocolate is for purchase.
No coupons, No punch cards, No unlimited passes can be used.
No reservation required.
No requirements other than guests are required to have FUN!


New Food items alert!!

BBY is now excited to offer our customers pizzas, hot dogs, chicken nuggets, mac n cheese, pretzel bites, nachos and smiley fries to our menu! 

Not only can you purchase during Open Play, these items can also be added to our Birthday Party packages and Field Trips!


Monthly Specials

Visit our SPECIALS page to see what’s going on this month.

Special of the Month:

Spend $50.00 in Gift Certificates or E-Cards and receive a Free 4 Visit Open Play Punch Card

*New Year’s Eve Open Play Party 9:00 am – 5pm
Admission $12 per person

*Hot Chocolate with Santa! Fri. Dec. 8 & Fri. Dec. 22

*Shopping Night! Wed. Dec. 6


Please sign our liability waiver:

All information provided in this document is used for insurance purposes only. 

No information is shared to any entity in any form.

Illness Safety Information:

Please sanitize hands upon arrival and throughout your playtime.

Hand sanitizer is provided throughout our facility.

We have increased sanitization for high traffic areas.

An air purifying machine will purify air and sanitize surfaces.

If feeling ill or recovering from being ill, we ask for you to please stay home.


Monday: 9 am – 4 pm

Tuesday: 9 am – 7 pm

Wednesday: 9 am – 7 pm

Thursday: 9 am – 7 pm

Friday: 9 am – 8 pm

Saturday: 9 am – 3 pm   Open for Birthday Parties/Special Events after hours too!

Sunday: Closed for open play, Open for:  Birthday Parties/Special Events only

All day Saturday and Sunday available for parties and special events.

Come join us year round to run, climb, ride, slide, and have a blast at our indoor playground. The Big Backyard brings the outdoors inside with huge play equipment, riding toys, balls, playhouses, infant toys, and more.
We are also the perfect place to host parties and special events. Let us make your child’s party fun, easy, and one they won’t stop talking about.
You will find the most appropriate ages for the indoor playground are children ages 0-8; however, we always welcome older children who come with their families.

General Information:

Socks are required for both children and adults.

Rates are for the entire day – readmission is allowed.


All children need a Release of Liability Waiver Form to be signed before playing. Complete this form before you arrive to save time.

We offer gift cards in any denomination. You are welcome to stop in to purchase a gift card or call us with a credit card and we will mail the card to you.

Note: We are not a childcare facility, so an adult caregiver (18 or older) is required to stay with each child and is responsible for their general safety and supervision.

NOTE:  NO Balloons, cupcakes, cakes, birthday presents are allowed without a birthday party being booked during Open Play hours.  Please visit our parties page to book your party today!

Party Packages

Now Hiring:

We are hiring for evening/weekend part-time managers, evening/weekend snack counter workers, and party hosts for evenings/weekends.  Please complete our application and e-mail it to manager@thebigbackyardwi.comNOTE:  Application will download or open in new tab.