Nothing says “celebration” quite like balloons. Whether you’re looking for a simple balloon bouquet, a large balloon wall, a drive-through balloon arch, or something in-between, you want to find a great spot.
We’ll help you find balloons at some great Mom and Pop shops around LA, plus at some of the chain stores that have multiple locations. This alphabetical list will give you lots of options.
Best Places to get Balloons in SoCal
1311 Montana Ave. Ste C, Santa Monica, CA 90403
Balloon Celebrations “delivers modern balloon art.” They create specialty bouquets, balloon arches, cloud installations, balloon walls, sculptures, balloon tunnels, and much more. Take a look at the photos on their website, and you’ll be amazed! Additionally, 3% of all purchases over $1000 goes to local charities in the Los Angeles area.
Balloon Party LA
133 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90004
Balloon Artist Helen Choi creates a variety of decorative balloons to make your special occasion extra-special. Large numbers and letters, balloon arches, balloon columns, and more are all available here.
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BalloonWorks specializes in “one-of-a-kind, dynamic installations thoughtfully designed to add style, creativity, and personalization to all of the amazing moments in life.” In addition to balloon installations and garlands, they also offer backdrops, balloon bouquets, bounce house rentals, and more.
Balloons You Love
12265 Ventura Blvd. #204, Studio City, CA 91604
Balloons You Love is a woman-owned business that strives to make all your occasions extra-special with memorable balloons. Balloon bouquets, balloon flower bouquets, and giant number and letter balloons are all available here. They also offer delivery services.
Belle Âme Balloons
1235 W. Glenoaks Blvd., Glendale, CA 91201
In French, “Belle Âme” means “beautiful soul.” This woman-owned company strives to create “luxury balloon bouquets, customized installations, and delivery in Los Angeles and across California.” You can select from their balloon bouquets or customize your own balloon bouquet.
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Cabrera’s Balloons, a woman-owned business, was established in 1998. Since that time, they have helped hundreds of customers to take their special occasions to the next level with their balloons. Their services include balloon sculptures, balloon garlands, balloon centerpieces, balloon drops, and more.
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Dr. Balloon Delivery
Dr. Balloon Delivery offers many different balloon bouquet styles including It’s a Boy, Ice Cream Bouquets, Happy Birthday bouquets, and of course, the option to custom design your own balloon bouquet. Floor and table bouquets are available as well as columns, bubble strands, and more.
It’s a Gas Balloon Co.
In addition to helium tank rentals, It’s a Gas Balloon Co. also creates custom balloon decor. Balloon garland, balloon arches, and more are available. With over 25 years in business, It’s a Gas has many loyal customers who speak highly of their customer service.
Jovial Events, a family-owned business, specializes in “opulent balloon installations, unique gifts, and lavish photo booth setups.” They offer balloon arches, garlands, columns, centerpieces, bouquets, and more. They serve all of Los Angeles County and some areas of Orange County and San Bernardino County.
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Middle Creations does it all including custom installations and venue transformations. They create balloon centerpieces, balloon walls, balloon arches, balloon garlands, balloon letters and numbers, and more.
3815 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107
At Oh Shiny, their “mission is to create brighter memories with modern, colorful, and playful designs.” Their store also features party supplies, stationery, gifts, and more. They are well-known for their “balloongrams” and “hot air balloons.” Their shop is closed on Mondays. Currently, they only accept orders through the website, not by phone.
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Multiple Locations including
2480 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064
If you’re more of a do-it-yourselfer, Party City may be the place for you. They offer a large assortment of balloons which means you can mix and match and create just the look you’re going for. They sell number and letter balloons, foil balloons, latex balloons, character balloons, confetti balloons, and more.
Party Shop Avenue
Party Shop Avenue creates unique balloon installations for every special occasion you and your family may be celebrating. This woman-owned business was established in 2017 by a San Fernando Valley-native.
Sparkles & Ribbons
Sparkles & Ribbons is a woman-owned business creating “memorable balloons for any occasion.” They offer balloon arrangements from “custom made gift balloons with stuffed animals to any size colorful bouquets, columns, organic garlands, traditional arches, beautiful centerpieces, fun large round balloons with confetti, topiary, cloud balloons,” and more. They offer delivery services within LA County.
Streamers N Balloons
Streamers N Balloons is based in West Hollywood. For many families, Streamers N Balloons is a part of all their family celebrations from baby showers, gender reveal parties, and then birthday parties for the little kiddos. They offer arches, columns, centerpieces, and more.
Sweet N’Sassy Balloons
Sweet N’Sassy Balloons, a woman-owned business, is based in Hawthorne. They create balloon backdrops, garlands, bouquets, ceiling decor, centerpieces, columns, and more. They also offer delivery and set-up.
The Balloon Guy
The Balloon Guy, also known as Sean, is referred to as the “#1 Balloon Artist” in Los Angeles. In addition to balloon twisting, they offer balloon decor and face painting — perfect for kids’ parties. Balloon decor includes columns, arches, garlands, and more. The balloons used are latex and biodegradable.
Vine American Party Store
5969 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90038
Vine American is the source for one-stop-shopping for many families. They are experts, having been in business since 1934. In terms of balloons, they offer latex balloons in varying sizes as well as mylar balloons in a variety of shapes. They offer delivery service within three miles of their store.
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