Birthday parties are other events that work well with themes. Children and adults all enjoy themed parties.
Children’s Themed Birthday Parties
Children love when parents put in the extra effort of creating a themed birthday party. However, themed birthday parties require additional planning and often additional expenses. To plan a children’s themed birthday party it requires the following:
- Establish the theme – typically based on the child’s favourite sport, hobby, tv show or character
- Establish the date and time
- Reserve the venue
- Locate and send out the themed invitations
- Purchase the theme accessories to create the theme (decorations, paper plates, cups, etc.)
- Purchase or prepare food and beverages
- Create loot bags for the guests
- Incorporate themed games for the kids
- Make or order the themed birthday cake
Ideas and Locations for Children’s Birthday Parties
The theme of a children’s birthday party can be established by the location and/or decorations. Below we have provided you with a few ideas for children’s themed birthday parties.
- Baseball Theme
- Soccer Theme
- Football Theme
- Race Car Theme
- Barbie Theme
- Gymnastics Theme
- Glow in the Dark Bowling
- Laser Tag
- Beauty Salon Theme (Take the girls to a local beauty salon for manicures)
- Carnival Theme
- Amusement Park
- Ice Skating
The list is virtually endless. Creating a themed birthday party for kids makes their special day a little more memorable and adds more interest for their guests.
Adult Themed Birthday Parties
Adults are kids at heart and also enjoy themed birthday parties. There are so many ideas for adult-themed birthday parties. We have included some ideas below to get you started.
- Poker Party
- Murder Mystery Party
- Euchre Party
- Pool Party
- Birthday Milestone Party
- Destination Party
- Guest of Honour Interests Party (Nascar, lacrosse, etc. themed)
There are so many ways you can use your own creativity to establish an adult-themed birthday party.