Where Can I Find Helium Balloons in Hoboken or Jersey City?

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Every so often, we’ll be sharing a burning reader question and the proposed answers by our readers {and perhaps some insight from our team} on the blog to help spread the local 101. So head to our group, ask away, make some new friends, and share your knowledge with fellow Hudson County residents.

In the meantime, here’s a thread straight from our insiders on where to find balloons:

“Does anyone know where in Hoboken or JC Heights you can buy number balloons for birthdays, inflated? I’m being the definition of extra and want to get one for my dog’s third birthday in a couple of weeks TIA!!” -Jessica F.

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Hoboken

Big Fun Toys {602 Washington St}

Big Fun Toys on 6th and Washington.”Lauren P.

Whether it’s balloons, toys, or other party decorations, Big Fun Toys has you covered. If you’re setting up a children’s birthday party, pick up a last minute gift with your balloons at this local toy store.

Read more: Best Indoor Birthday Party Places for Kids in Hoboken {According to Hoboken Families}

ShopRite {900 Madison Street}

“Shoprite in Hoboken and they will blow it up for you. I just got it this Sunday” -Shorena K.

Stop into to ShopRite for a quick grab-and-go of everything from balloons to hand warmers. Pick up some streamers and decorative glitter while you’re there.

Hudson Paperie {312 Washington Street}

“Hudson Paperie has them, you can order in advance and just go pick up when you need it.” -Tara K.

For events with more people — and even more time to prepare — try Hudson Paperie. The stationery shop can do custom invitations and programs as well as balloons. To get balloons for your special day, order ahead of time online and choose your pick-up date. {Editor’s note: We love HP and have even used them for our Hoboken Wellness Crawl!}

Jersey City

CVS {88 Morgan Street}

“Shoprite and CVS both inflate balloons.” -Sambook B.

Odds are, you’re already headed to CVS to grab a two-liter bottle of soda for your party. Stop in and check out their balloon collection to kill two birds with one stone.

Family Dollar {504 Bergen Avenue}

“Any dollar store in Jersey City should sell balloons.”

While ordering online may seem easy, nothing is easier than running down to your local dollar store and grabbing a party pack of colorful balloons.

See More: Best Spaces in Hoboken + Jersey City for Your Office Party

Union City

Party City {3149 John F. Kennedy Boulevard}

“The North Bergen Party City is a great place to get all kinds of balloons!” -Team HG

Head uptown for the ultimate balloon store: Party City. From themed parties to family get-togethers, Party City has all the decorative goods.

What’s your favorite place to get balloons? Know of an insider secret spot? Let us know in the comments!


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The Louisiana native started at NYU in 2016 and is currently working on her degree in Media and Communication. She is making her way through the Mile Square neighborhood, one coffee shop at a time. When she isn’t writing or getting her caffeine fix, Alyssa enjoys trying out new dessert recipes (especially if there’s chocolate in it) or attending a midnight showing of the newest blockbusters. On a typical Saturday night, you can usually find Alyssa either at a concert or watching Netflix’s newest binge-worthy TV series.