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5 Summer Party Themes for Kids

Brittany Anderson

Summer is the best time to throw a backyard bash for your family and friends.  Get ready to kick back and enjoy some fun in the sun.  Where to begin with the party planning?  Look no further - we put together our list of 5 summer party ideas and themes for kids to help get your party planning started!... MORE

Posted May 31, 2019

Bring the Outside In with Indoor Party Themes!

Brittany Anderson

Do your winter-born kids have summer birthday party envy? Perhaps they’ve always dreamt of having a barbecue or pool party for their special day. Luckily for them, you could bring the outside in with these fun party themes! With these theme ideas, your kids will want it to be winter all year long. ... MORE

Posted January 02, 2019

Fall Parties for the Family!

Brittany Anderson

Fall means back to school for the kids and busier schedules for the family - but that doesn’t mean that the fun has to stop! Get ready for the crisp air, sweatshirts, bonfires, foliage, and start planning for some great fall parties.  ... MORE

Posted September 12, 2017

Kids Halloween Parties, Made Easy

Brittany Anderson

Halloween is upon us and it’s time to get spooky! We’ve thrown together some fun ideas that will make hosting a Halloween party for kids easy for any mummy or daddy. ... MORE

Posted September 12, 2017

Best Kids' Birthday Party Ideas for 2015

Terri Zimmer

Pretty princesses and galaxies far far away will continue to rule the Kids’ birthday party scene in 2015. If you loved it when you were young, chances are it’s making a comeback for your kids too! ... MORE

Posted April 02, 2015

Hunger Games Birthday Party Ideas to Pin Right Now

Terri Zimmer

First the book, then the movie, and now…the party! The Hunger Games is an exciting birthday party theme that has lots to do. While some kids’ party themes lend themselves to interesting decorations and color combos, The Hunger Games has it all: iconic images, fun references, and of course – games! This is a great theme for teen or tween parties, but adults can get into it too. Here are some of the things we’re pinning to plan an unforgettable Hunger Games Kids Party.... MORE

Posted November 19, 2014

Kids' Birthday Ideas: A Baseball Themed Bash

Courtney Pandolfi

In a pickle trying to plan your child’s upcoming birthday bash? With baseball season at its peak, why not crack open the peanuts and throw a party that your little athlete will love!... MORE

Posted September 03, 2014

Most Popular Kids' Party Themes: Colorful Rainbow Loom Fun

Katherine Lee

If you're looking for a fun kids' party theme, a Rainbow Loom party might be just the thing. These popular rubber band bracelet-making kits and similar competitors like Cra-Z-Loom have officially become kid obsessions, to the point where it's hard to find a child who doesn't own at least a few (or dozens) of these colorful rubber-band bracelets to wear on their wrists. ... MORE

Posted July 24, 2014

Most Popular Kids' Party Themes: Pretty Parties for Princesses

Katherine Lee

If you're the parent of a little girl, you are well aware of the power and allure of the princesses. If your little one knows all the words to Frozen, Tangled, Brave, The Princess and the Frog or any other animated fairy tale, a princess party might be in your future. Make your princess party stand apart from the many many many you will attend this year.... MORE

Posted July 23, 2014

Most Popular Kids' Party Themes: Star Wars Party for Padawans

Katherine Lee

It's hard to believe that Star Wars, the little movie that became a force to be reckoned with, was released way back in 1977. Today, the Star Wars force, (with all its sequels, spin-offs, merchandise, and more) is still strong with kids. That makes it one of the popular kids' party themes with parents and kids alike. Read on for some great ideas for how to host a Star Wars kids' party for a birthday or other kids' bash. ... MORE

Posted July 23, 2014

Most Popular Kids' Party Themes: Frozen Fun for Kids

Katherine Lee

One of the most popular themes for a kids' party today is Disney's Frozen movie. Because this certifed smash hit movie is so popular with kids of all ages (not to mention many adults!), and a Frozen party theme can work for a toddler as well as a school-age child. Here are some great Frozen party ideas to break out for your next bash, whether it's a kids' birthday party or other celebration.... MORE

Posted July 23, 2014

Most Popular Kids' Party Themes: Minecraft for Your Minis

Katherine Lee

One of the most popular kids' party themes is Minecraft, the blocky computer building game that has become a certified hit with adults and kids alike. Minecraft has become hugely popular among kids as young as school-age because the game can work for players of various skill levels and ages and players can either play alone or online with friends to build a world or to survive by evading monsters, building shelters, etc. Not surprisingly, as sales of Minecraft have risen, so has the demand for Minecraft party ideas. If you have a Minecraft-obsessed child, here are some ideas for how to throw a super-fun Minecraft-themed party for kids: ... MORE

Posted July 23, 2014

Mustache Birthday Bash

Chelsea Pellegrino

It's no secret that mustaches are all the rage this season- so much so, that even entire parties are being themed around them! Whether you grow one, wear one or paint one on, they bring a fun atmosphere to party decor. Think we're kidding? Check out this awesome 'stache themed bash celebrating guest-of-honor Julian's second birthday.... MORE

Posted March 17, 2014

Pirate Adventure Theme Party

Nicole Steeger

Ahoy, Matey! September 19th is Talk Like A Pirate Day - Arrrggghhhhh. So if your lad or lassie is fascinated with the days of swashbucklers and scallywags, let the little buccaneer sail the seven seas with a pirate themed birthday bash.... MORE

Posted February 12, 2014

Butterfly Birthday Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Butterflies: they’re a universal symbol of beauty and growth. So, what better theme for a baby’s first birthday than a charming butterfly garden?... MORE

Posted February 05, 2014

Pink & Blue Princess Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Every little girl deserves to be a princess on her birthday! But that doesn't mean you have to just think "pink" - throw in some blue so boys feel welcomed, too!... MORE

Posted January 17, 2014

Birthday in Wonderland

Chelsea Pellegrino

Most of us are familiar with the childhood tale of curious Alice, who fell down a rabbit hole and attended a ridiculously fun birthday party. Well, this 4th birthday party may not have had mad hatters or lifesize caterpillars, but it certainly had all the amazement and beauty of Alice in Wonderland!... MORE

Posted January 06, 2014

Farm Themed First Birthday

Chelsea Pellegrino

Having a baby brings so many milestones, but few are as exciting as baby's first birthday! Sometimes it's hard to settle on a theme that's appropriate for little ones, yet still fun for all other guests too. If you're having trouble deciding the décor, look no further than this adorable farm theme!... MORE

Posted December 20, 2013

Tiffany Themed Sweet 16

Chelsea Pellegrino

If you're aiming for a party with glamour and glitz, look no further than the little blue box! Birthday girl Erica shows us that the Tiffany trademark makes for a creative sweet 16 idea. She really made the theme her own by transforming "Tiffany & Co." into "Erica & Co." The color scheme was, of course, blue and white, but it wouldn't be a Tiffany party without some sparkle! Hints of bling were everywhere, from the diamond shaped beads to the rhinestone-studded napkin holders. ... MORE

Posted December 19, 2013

Simply Sweet Bat Mitzvah

Chelsea Pellegrino

Roses are red, violets are blue, sugar is sweet - and so is this bat mitzvah! For Jillian's special day, her family transformed H On The Harbor into a candy-covered celebration.... MORE

Posted December 09, 2013

Whimsical First Birthday

Chelsea Pellegrino

Chevron, plaid and polka dots - oh my! Bright colors and eccentric patterns were the ingredients for this fun first birthday bash!... MORE

Posted December 02, 2013

A Masquerade Bat Mitzvah

Chelsea Pellegrino

Sophie unmasked the secret to an amazing Bat Mitzvah celebration with this masquerade-themed party!  Hosted at the gorgeous Van Dusen Mansion in Minneapolis, this Bat Mitzvah bash was full of grand decor and exciting entertainment.... MORE

Posted November 25, 2013

A Spa-ctacular Birthday Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Days of pampering are usually reserved for adults. We earn those manicures, massages and trips to the hair salon, right!? But whether you're turning 8 or 85, celebrating a birthday certainly warrants a day at the spa. That's why this mom planned a day of indulgence for daughter Molly Gail and her friends!... MORE

Posted November 11, 2013

Bold Blue and Purple Bat Mitzvah

Chelsea Pellegrino

When planning an event, coming up with a theme can be as easy as choosing your favorite colors. Nicole's big day was celebrated with tons of blue and purple decor, sparkles and glamour! The venue sparkled with shimmering table clothes, pop-star posters and fiber-optic centerpieces. The blue and purple lighting helped turn the hall into a Hollywood-worthy event!... MORE

Posted November 06, 2013

Monster Birthday Bash

Chelsea Pellegrino

If your little monster is soon celebrating a birthday, you need to check out this adorable monster-themed party! Mom Jessica threw her son an amazing bash full of bright colors, creative crafts and silly games. There was something to keep every little guest occupied - a coloring station, a photo booth, and even a table to create your very own monster. Kids also got the  chance to "pin the eyeball on the monster."... MORE

Posted October 28, 2013

Pampered Princess Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Every little princess deserves a day of pampering. That's why we love Madison's 5th birthday party idea, hosted at a hotel and nail salon. Madison and her friends were treated to a day of fun complete with princess costumes, nail polish and a "real-life" Cinderella! ... MORE

Posted October 16, 2013

Monkey Themed First Birthday

Chelsea Pellegrino

 What 1-year old doesn't like to monkey around? That's why an adorable monkey theme is the perfect pick for this milestone birthday party!... MORE

Posted October 07, 2013

A Rockin' Bar Mitzvah

Chelsea Pellegrino

At Griffin's Bar Mitzvah, guests "rocked out" in more ways than one. Hosted at The Rock Club LLC, this celebration took partying to new heights- literally! Friends got the chance to scale rock walls while celebrating Griffin's big day.... MORE

Posted October 02, 2013

Pink Mustache Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

We mustache you a question - how much do you love this fun party theme? For Layla's birthday, Delicate Details Events designed this cool party incorporating two of this year's biggest trends: mustaches and ombre! Hand made decorations included mustache straws, banners, and even a "pin the mustache on the Monopoly Man" game! Sneak a peek at the photos below, sent over by Captured by Corrin. ... MORE

Posted September 30, 2013

Cirque de Bat Mitzvah

Chelsea Pellegrino

Come one, come all to the greatest show under the big top - Sara's Bat Mitzvah! For one night and one night only, guests got the chance to celebrate with Sara at this incredible circus-themed event. ... MORE

Posted September 23, 2013

Petting Zoo Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Horses, goats and guinea pigs, oh my! If your little one likes animals, they'll love this petting zoo party idea. Birthday boy Jordan celebrated his 2nd birthday surrounded by furry friends. With farm themed treats to accompany the entertainment and handmade decorations, this party was a hit! Thanks to Jordan's mom (and photographer) Blair, for sending over these fun pictures! ... MORE

Posted September 16, 2013

Mickey Mouse Themed Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Question: How do you throw a celebration with a theme that appeals to guests young and old? Answer: With the help of everyone's favorite mouse! Mickey Mouse is a universal symbol of fun, and a party theme that all will love. We know there are tons of Mickey Mouse party supplies already available out there, but hostess Mariana Feely shared some great tips on how to make them yourself! Not only is she mother of the birthday boy, but she's a photographer, too! Check out the adorable photos she sent over from her son's Mickey Mouse bash.... MORE

Posted September 11, 2013

Tea-Time Birthday Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Green, black, sweetened, herbal - no matter how you like your tea, this tea-time birthday party is sure to suit your taste! ... MORE

Posted September 04, 2013

Ahoy Matey! Pirate Party

Chelsea Pellegrino

Swab the deck, set the table, it's time for a pirate party! If your little landlubber likes adventure, this theme is perfect for their next birthday.... MORE

Posted August 19, 2013

Sports Themed Bar Mitzvah

Chelsea Pellegrino

What do you do when two brothers, with two favorite football teams, share one bar mitzvah? The Levitt family came up with the perfect solution when they threw this sports bar themed Bar Mitzvah bash!... MORE

Posted July 01, 2013

Fashion Show 13th Birthday Party

Nicole Steeger

Planning a birthday party for a teenage girl can be difficult. That's why we love this unique idea that is perfect for any aspiring fashionista. Friends, fashion and fun were the three things that Julia wanted for her 13th birthday, which is exactly what she got with her fabulous fashion show party at Justice for Girls. The store's staff chose 2 outfits for Julia and each of her friends to model (on the Justice runway). At the end of the party, the girls were each allowed to choose one item to take home. Thanks Kelsey Erin Photography for sending this fun party our way!... MORE

Posted June 03, 2013

Bat Mitzvah Fun Under the Big Top

Nicole Steeger

A Bat Mitzvah is a rite of passage for a 13 year old girl in the Jewish community. It's a time of great celebration and these Mitzvah parties have become quite elaborate over the years. When A Magic Moment Photography sent over this carnival themed Bat Mitvah, we knew we had to share it with our readers. This party has it all - carnival tents filled with popcorn and funnel cake, a full candy bar, carnival games and a live band. What more could a girl ask for?... MORE

Posted May 30, 2013

Mommy and Me Tea Party

Nicole Steeger

Just in time for Mother's Day, talented Brianna Muniz Photography submitted this gorgeous Mommy and Me Tea Party. This vintage and pink styled event would be perfect for a little girl's birthday or special time for a Mom and her little girls. The beautiful desserts and place settings really make this party extra fabulous. Don't you just love all of the amazing details? ... MORE

Posted May 06, 2013

Diner Themed 1st Birthday

Nicole Steeger

1st birthday parties are super special, especially when they are extra adorable like this diner themed brunch! When little Jasper turned one, hew was celebrated with a brunch full of fabulous diner style treats and desserts. The spread included baked oatmeal, egg casserole, pies, cakes, coffees and juice. Party favors were custom created coasters and personalized Jones Sodas that thanked guests for celebrating Jasper's big day. Thank you Leah Fruth for sending this creative party our way! ... MORE

Posted April 22, 2013

A Basketball Themed Bar Mitzvah

Nicole Steeger

Any basketball lover would appreciate this hoops themed Bar Mitzvah. The entire celebration was focused on the guest of honor's love for basketball and his favorite team, the Orlando Magic. He even got to meet Orlando Magic player, Nick Anderson, and ride around in a Magic colored blue Lamborghini. ... MORE

Posted April 15, 2013

Princess Birthday Party


I don't know many little girls who haven't at some point dreamed of a magical Princess Birthday! And this stunning Princess Birthday includes all the elements to make any birthday, a true fairytale!... MORE

Posted March 20, 2013

Big Top Circus Birthday Party


My kids were born on the same day (two years apart) and as such, their birthdays are always somewhat a challenging a couple of years ago, it was a Circus theme with the mandatory carnival games as party activities!  This is how it all turned out... ... MORE

Posted March 06, 2013

Minnie Mouse 1st Birthday

Marta Block

There's nothing sweeter than a first birthday party. This California family used costume characters, a bouncy house, and sweet treats to bring it all together. Thanks to Jenna Norman Photography for sending it our way.... MORE

Posted March 04, 2013

Real Bar Mitzvah: Double Trouble

Marta Block

Planning one Bar Mitzvah can be challenging, but imagine throwing such a big party for two of your children at once! These twins had a little bit of everything for their dance-filled Bar Mitzvah and we're thrilled that A Magic Moment shared it with us.... MORE

Posted February 19, 2013

Real Event: Power Ranger Birthday Party

Lindsay Megale

The children’s hit television series, Power Rangers, has been a favorite for young kids since it debuted in the 1990’s. The long running action series features a team of costumed heroes. Currently, The Walt Disney Company owns the franchise and introduced its new series, Power Rangers Samurai, in February 2011. Now, the Power Rangers are appealing to a whole new generation of kids. ... MORE

Posted February 11, 2013

Penguin Themed Birthday Party Ideas


It can be hard feeling inspired in winter, especially when it comes to children's birthday parties. We can't rely on the weather to provide fun outdoors activities, nor can we count on cutesy party decorations that is ever so abundant in spring and summer.... MORE

Posted January 16, 2013

Garden Themed Bat Mitzvah

Marta Block

 Finding the right theme for a bar or bat mitzvah party can be difficult. You want it to be age appropriate, but elegant. This gorgeous garden themed party for Sasha's bat mitzvah in Florida at the Orlando Science Center does the trick. Thanks to Magic Moment Photography for sending it our way.... MORE

Posted January 15, 2013

Real Event: A 60th Birthday Roast

Lindsay Megale

Comedy Central’s Roasts of Charlie Sheen and other famous celebrities have always been popular and entertaining programs that many tune in to see. GigMasters’ client Volitta loved the idea of a roast to celebrate her friend Robert’s 60th birthday, so she created her own!... MORE

Posted January 14, 2013

Disney Parties We Love

Nikki-Lynn Boath

Disney characters are timeless and loved by all, which is why we are starting the new year with up-to-date inspiration for classic themes.... MORE

Posted January 04, 2013

Unique 7th Birthday Party Theme

Marta Block

Seven can be a difficult birthday party. Not quite preschooler, not quite tween, what's the appropriate theme? How about 7 Up? That was the theme of this adorable Washington state grade school party. Thanks to by Heather Lynn Photographie.... MORE

Posted December 02, 2012