5 Awesome At-Home Kids’ Birthday Party Ideas

Are you looking for at-home or outdoor kids’ birthday party ideas? If so, you are in the right place! Featured today on Enjoying Family Life, I’m sharing party themes children will enjoy. You’ll find birthday party invitation styles to go along with each theme along with my personally-curated, shoppable idea list!

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Ice Cream Parlour Birthday Party Invitation

Ice Cream Parlour Birthday

At an ice cream parlour-themed birthday, you can plan a festive ice cream bar with a variety of ice cream flavors and all the toppings for guests to select. Pastel balloons add a sweet touch to the decor. Depending on the age of the guests, you can put out a play kitchen or ice cream-inspired slime DIY activities.

You can find delectably cute photo backdrops, ice cream cone-shaped paper plates, and more by shopping my Ice Cream Party Supplies idea list!

Rockstar Birthday Party

This year, my tween daughter had a music-themed birthday that she really enjoyed. Make the theme a huge hit with a Rockstar concept.

Shop my list of Rockstar Birthday Party Supplies for LED strip lights, music note decor, and Just Dance for a party activity to get everybody moving. With a music-themed photo backdrop, party guests can put on a talent show or snap photos while playing karaoke!

Lego Building Birthday Party

Throwing a Lego building party inspires playful creativity. With a bright, colorful decor scheme, it really feels like a party! Guests can decorate their own build-on brick mug, block glasses, or Dots set. You could make it a competition for best or biggest Lego design, and the winner receives a jar of brick-shaped candy. Shop my Lego Building Birthday Party Supplies to gather everything you need.

Camp-Themed Birthday Party

Throwing a camp-themed birthday party provides an interesting wilderness experience for adventurous children! For entertainment, hire an animal show or petting zoo. Organize an outdoor scavenger hunt or nature bingo. Set up a fire pit for hot dogs and S’mores.

Choose from earthy tones for a decor color scheme or vibrant colors for a glamping theme. You can check out my top picks for Camp-Themed Birthday Party Supplies.

Emoji-Themed Birthday Party

Fill your party with smiles at an emoji-themed birthday party! Watching the Emoji movie is a simple activity children enjoy. Have everyone design their own emoji face using paper plates painted yellow and construction paper or markers. Glue a popsicle stick on the back to create characters for a play guests can act out together!

You can shop my Emoji-Themed Birthday Supplies list for more ideas.

When it comes to the invitations, the design can be the entire inspiration behind the theme! My favorite printed invitations come from Basic Invite, one of the few websites that allows almost unlimited color options with instant previews online. After selecting a design, you can change the color of each element on the card. With over 180 colors to choose from, the invitation is sure to be exactly how you want it. This is what sets them apart from almost any other online stationery company!

Basic Invite is one of the few websites that allows you to order a printed sample of your actual invitation before placing the final order. You can see the paper quality and how it will print, and make sure the card is perfect.

There are over 40 different envelope colors to choose from. With so many options, you can make your envelope match the invitation. All of the envelopes are peel and seal so they can be closed quickly and securely.

They offer an address capturing service that allows you to share a link on any social media to request your friends and family’s addresses. The addresses are conveniently stored in the your account and can be selected during the design process. They offer recipient address printing at no cost on all card orders.

Foil cards are available in gold, silver, and rose gold. You can choose flat or raised foil on all of their foil designs.

From 1st birthday invitations to 60th bday party invitations, Basic Invite has a design for the occasion!

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