Birthday party is an important event, particularly for kids. Boys usually expect boyish birthday theme like superhero or cartoon theme. Meanwhile, many girls are aspiring to have princess party at least once in their lives.
Making this cutesy party comes true can be quite challenging for parents. However, with some simple ideas, you can create unforgettable party.
Princess Themed Food and Beverage
There are many ways to incorporate princess things into your party. Coming up with some food and beverage ideas which suits princess theme is one of them. The food does not have to be elaborate. Even simple snacks can be turned into interesting entrée.
You can whip up some peanut butter and jelly sandwiches then shape them like tiaras. Dressing simple cupcakes in pastel colors then putting princess pictures on top is a great idea. For drink, you can make strawberry milkshake with sparkly sprinkles on top.
Games Inspirations from Fairy Tales
Party is not fun without some games. Why don’t you take some inspirations from childhood fairy tales? There are many of them, as long as you are being creative. It helps keeping your guests engaged and preventing them from wreaking havoc.
You can arrange for treasure hunt where the guests are expected to find royal’s emblem or something. Musical chair with princess theme can also be done since kids love the game. Turn your chair into throne. You can also modify ‘Simon Says’ game into ‘Princess Says’.
Art and Craft Time
It is common to include art and craft time in children party. Be creative and add princess themed craft activities to your princess party timetable. There are many inspirations that you can find on the internet. The materials are not too expensive either, for example:
- Prepare wooden stick, crepe paper, and glitters, so your guests can make their own princess wands.
- Prepare thick paper shaped like tiara.
- Provide ornaments, so children can adorn tiaras to their likings.
- You can also decorate royal pins as well.
Princess Goodie Bags
In children parties, there are usually goodie bags in the end of event. You can create it with princess theme to give out to your guests. The contents do not have to be pricey, just work around budget that you have.
First of all, the packaging should have princess vibe all over it. Choose your girl’s favorite princess character on the packaging. You can add affordable princess themed toys into the bag. Candies or chocolate with princess wrappers can be added as well.
Decoration is one main ingredient to get the theme going. There are many decoration ideas that you can borrow from the internet. Pretty decoration will certainly make the children excited about your party. You are allowed to utilize stuffs that you already owned.
Decorate the room with princess printed balloons. At the end of party, these balloons can be distributed to your guest. You can also decorate the table with pastel colored tablecloth and dining wares. Setting up photo booth with princess party theme is also a great idea.