Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group Sells Monkey Joe’s Appleton Wisconsin – a 15,000/sf Indoor Children’s Playground Franchise

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Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group Sells Monkey Joe’s Appleton Wisconsin – a 15,000/sf Indoor Children’s Playground Franchise. Steve Josovitz of The Shumacher Group represented Seller in transaction and helped Buyer get to finish line. 

This Monkey Joe’s Franchise is located at 1800 N Casaloma Dr, Appleton, WI 54913.

An indoor play space for children surrounded by inflatables, arcade games, slides & concessions.


$700,000 was spent to open the business.

$5200 monthly rent all in.

Long term lease available with an option to renew with great Landlord.

Established in 2008.

Solid books and records.

Current Owners own two other Wisconsin Monkey Joe’s but live 3-hours from this location.

Business is super easy to operate.

3-hourly Managers run business with 15-16 P/T hourly employees.

Opened in 2008.

Great support and training by Seller and Corporate Team.

Priced at a fraction of new store start-up costs of $750,000.

Click Here for Monkey Joe’s Website

Seller Info:

Monkey Joe’s is your Appleton Wisconsin Birthday Party Headquarters

Monkey Joe’s birthday parties are full of bouncing, sliding, and jumping fun for kids 12 years old and younger. With wall-to-wall inflatables, a variety of arcade games, full concession options, and a dedicated party room, you can sit back, relax and enjoy the party while we do all the set-up and clean-up.  Our facilities offer a variety of party packages for birthdays, sports team outings and family reunions and can accommodate small and large groups.

Our party packages cover all your party needs, including courtesy set-up and clean-up, invitations for your guests, a dedicated Monkey Joe’s party host, drinks, paper plates, cups, tablecloth, and utensils.
We offer a variety of party packages accommodating up to 24 kids. If your party exceeds 24 kids, contact your local Monkey Joe’s for other options, including after-hour events.

We allow you to bring your own birthday cake for a booked party only**. All other outside food and drink is not allowed. Reserve your kid’s birthday party at your local Monkey Joe’s today!

Our play area of wall-to-wall fun features inflatable slides, jumps, and obstacle courses, and additional entertainment guaranteed to keep your kids active, happy, and healthy.

The fourth Thursday of every month is SNN.  The last hour of operation, we will close to the public and allow only our special needs friends to play, free of charge!  This time is reserved for children that are not physically able to play during regular operating hours.  If SNN falls on a holiday, it will be held the third Thursday in that month.

All of our Corporate Support Staff have an extensive grand opening and operating experience to assist you with your strategic and operational questions which you will inevitably encounter after your grand opening. The Corporate Support Staff will provide motivation, encouragement, and share best practices helping to eliminate the frustrations typically experienced in a start-up business.

You will be given an Operations Manual that provides detailed instructions on day-to-day operations, accounting, hiring, training, and employee motivation. It is a blueprint for all of our operational systems.

Monkey Joe’s corporate team also provides assistant with marketing and public relations, including grand opening planning assistance, local store marketing tactical plans, public relations support and assistance and ongoing training and resources.  Monkey Joe’s also promotes and supports various national campaigns throughout the year, as well as provides ongoing creative needs for local advertising and promotions.

As a franchise owner and operator, you are required to earn a degree from Monkey Joe’s University. You will complete a classroom and on-site training course. The curriculum includes the following:

  • POS operation
  • Walk-in and party check-in procedures
  • Opening and closing duties
  • Scheduling and hosting a birthday party
  • Recruiting, interviewing, hiring and training your staff
  • Scheduling and labor management
  • Accounting procedures
  • Developing a marketing plan
  • Setting up your back office
  • Customer service skills


Monday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Sunday 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Holiday Hours

New Year’s Eve 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
New Year’s Day 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Easter Closed
Independence Day Closed
Thanksgiving Day Closed
Christmas Eve 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Christmas Day Closed

Every party at Monkey Joe’s includes:

    • Party Suite for 2 hours
    • Unlimited Playtime for all kids
  • Monkey Joe’s themed plates, napkins, and souvenir cup per kid
    • Dedicated Party host that does all set up, serving, and clean up
    • Invitations for your guests *
  • Birthday gift for the birthday kid
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