Customer Service

At Party City, our aim is to make shopping for your party as fun as the party itself. As you shop our site, questions may pop into your head. "How will my order be shipped?"
"What kinds of payment types do you accept?" "What if I need to return some items?"

When you are at your local Party City store, look for one of our associates to help answer your questions. When you buy online at, we want to answer your questions just as well. You are the most important person in our business and shopping online should be equally easy, fun and exciting!

Self-Service Tools

Track My Order

To track your order, please enter the information requested below.
Your Order Number:
Your Billing Address ZIP Code

Request a Return

This self service tool allows you to instantly request and receive a Return Authorization Number 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Your Order Number:
Your Billing Address ZIP Code:

Top Frequently Asked Questions

How do I calculate shipping time?

Shipping from is FAST and easy! Most orders placed by 3:00 pm EST, Mon-Fri, will usually ship the same day, providing credit card information is correct, the shipping address is correct, your order is not oversize air, and it is not a Holiday. To calculate, click here.

How does Party City ship? now offers Surepost as part of our shipping process. Using Surepost UPS carries the package to your local post office and then your local postal carrier makes
the final delivery. UPS Surepost is for residential orders weighing less than 10 pounds which are set for delivery in the 50 United States (including Hawaii and Alaska). We offer a number of expedited shipping methods as well to meet your shipping needs.

If I need to return my order, how do I do it?

We will gladly accept requests for returns within 30 days from the date you received your purchase. Please read through our Return Policy to ensure your item is eligible
for a return.

Do you carry the same products online as you do in stores?

Selection and price may vary by store and market and from store to website. Most Online exclusive items will be noted either on the product image or product description. If you see something online but you'd like to purchase at your local store, write down the item number of the item(s) found underneath the product description on the individual product page. Then, call your nearest Party City store and ask if they have the item in stock and we will gladly check for you. Consult our Store Locator or call 1-800-477-4841 to find the store nearest you.

How do I make changes to or cancel my order?

We have set up our system to automatically process your order as quickly as possible. For that reason, we cannot make changes to or cancel your order after it has been submitted on our website. Please double-check all of your address information, the products you ordered, and the shipping method you've selected prior to completing your order. If an error is made, please receive the order and return it (if the Return Policy allows) for a refund. We are unable to refund your cost of shipping and handling if you decide that you do not want an order after it has been sent to the warehouse for processing. Our goal is to ship orders immediately, so we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Above, you will find a list of topics that provide all the information you need. However, just in case we missed one or two, please click here to visit our additional FAQs page.