Category Archives: Kids’ Birthdays

Even More Games for Kids’ Parties

Here’s another batch of kids’ birthday party activities, tried and true, and ready for you. Squeeze-the-Orange Race Object of the Game: Each team tries to beat the other(s) in passing an orange down a line without using hands. What you need: One large orange per team (or try a small grapefruit, a ball, or a […]

Kids’ Birthday Party Activities Furnish Firehouse Flair

It does not take much to spark imaginative role-playing among the preschoolers and school-agers and this is especially true of youngsters who love fire engines, fire stations, and all things firefighter. For a child who is enamored of these rescue hero role models, the following tips will help you plan activities for a firefighter-themed party […]

Spark Dreams of Rescue Heroes with a Firefighter Birthday Party

If you ask a room full of young children what they want to be when they grow up, you’re sure to hear several say, “I want to be a firefighter!” Firefighters have a cool job, wear cool gear, and drive the coolest trucks. The folks at ShindigZ Party know this, and stock lots of Firefighter […]

Boys and Girls Love to Party with My Horse

Whether you put them in a barn or corral them in the backyard, birthday boys and girls who love horses will love the My Horse party. Have (or help) your child choose a slogan for the party to set the tone and make it his/her own: “Horsin’ Around Birthday Party!” “Riders Rule at Taylor’s Horse […]

Young‘uns Love a Barnyard Bash

While a farm party theme is adaptable to folks of all ages, there’s no party for young children quite like the Barnyard Bash with its rich palette of primary colors and cast of party animals. The Barnyard Bash Kit-N-Kaboodle is a great start for planning a special party for the youngest of young’uns. This party […]

More Games for Kids’ Parties

Here’s more of the tried-and-true for you! Hot Potato Game Object of Game: Try to avoid holding the “hot potato” at the wrong moment by passing it on to the next person as fast as you can. What you need: Toy or other item as “hot potato,” noisemaker as the sudden “horn” to stop play […]

Games for Kids’ Parties

Here are a few of the tried-and-true! Clothespin Drop Game Object of the game: Drop clothespins into the jar one by one. Whoever gets the most clothespins into the jar out of 10 tries wins the game. You need: large jar with a medium-sized mouth, 10 clothespins, sturdy chair (optional) Prep & procedure: Whether you […]

Plan Fun on the Beach with SpongeBob™

Once the SpongeBob Classic™ and nautical decorations are up and the cake is ready, greet guests at the door with shell necklaces, leis and/or Nautical Hats, and SpongeBob Sculpted Bubbles™. If there is a party theme that begs for lots and lots of bubbles, it’s a SpongeBob™ theme! Have plenty of clear or blue latex […]

Create an Inviting Underwater Hangout for SpongeBob™ & Friends

The fun of a SpongeBob SquarePants™ party theme begins with the invitations! Start with one of the following slogans, or another that suits your child: “Bikini Bottom Birthday Bash!” “Ben’s Barnacle Rockin’ Birthday Party!” “Oh, Tartar Sauce…It’s Jenna’s Birthday!” Use the slogan in a SpongeBob Invite/Thank You Combo or create your own invitations. If you […]

Kids Love to Party with American Heroes

If your child is crazy about all things military, secret missions and G.I. Joe™, American Heroes is a great theme for a birthday party. A good place to start is the American Heroes Birthday Party Kit. This kit is all about the camo, in shades of green, black and silver-gray. The basic kit contains invitations, […]