How to Throw an Awesome Kid’s Birthday Party

Throwing an awesome kid’s birthday party is something that can potentially make life-long memories. It is very simple to make this special day amazing for the little ones. These tips will help you have a memorable event you can be proud of.

Let’s get the party started!

Choose the location

Determining the location of the party is the first step in planning this fun event. The first choice would be a home that has enough room to host all the guests. However, if you rather choose a place that can host many families, you may want to consider renting out a bigger venue in your community.

Consider a space in your church, community center, or public park. If weather permits, outdoor parties can be great fun, especially in the summertime. Be sure the spot you pick is kid-friendly and conveniently located.

Create a festive ambiance

A kid’s party should be full of colours and decorations. You can never go wrong with plenty of balloons you can get at iParty Dollar Store and other festive items from Hallmark that create a fantasy-filled atmosphere. You can even recruit the help of invitees by asking them to bring their personalized homemade decorations.

Create a special theme according to the birthday boy or girl’s favourite colours, characters, etc.

Make a fun invite

To set the party mood, send out fun invites to all guests that get them excited about attending. Ask for an RSVP so that you can have an idea of how many guests you will host. This is a perfect way to plan for the amount of food and drinks to get from a local store such as Save-On Foods or Kin’s Farm Market.

The invites can be homemade, you don’t have to create anything fancy. It just takes a little imagination and artistic inspiration.

Create fun accessories

To make the party memorable, you can purchase accessories such as name tags, party hats, stickers, and other items that kids can enjoy at the party and take home. Face painting kits are always party favourites. Be sure to follow the theme and stay consistent with the rest of the decorations.

Choose convenience

When it comes to kid’s parties, you can relax about the quality of the tablecloths and other items. You don’t have to have fancy party accessories because this event is better suited for paper plates and disposable gear that will make clean-up a breeze.

Choose fun activities

Organize fun and easy activities to engage the kids and keep them entertained. Personalized colouring activities are a popular option. You can collect everyone’s artwork and create a collage or scrapbook to be gifted to the birthday boy or girl. Glitter pens and stickers are a great addition to art projects.

Provide party favours

All the kids that day will want to walk away with something to take home. Choose party favours that remind the kids of all the fun they had. Remember to follow the theme when choosing the items. They can be as simple as small toys, personalized name tags, or notebooks.

Prepare for the party with easy shopping options

Make the party special by shopping at Lynn Valley Centre that offers a variety of stores selling affordable party items that will make the party a big hit!