Have a carnival in your yard, driveway or nearby park. Set-up booths for games, entertainment and food. Give guests tickets for activities and award prizes for games.Planning a party is a great opportunity to share a fun time with your child. Plus, involving your child in the party planning process will ensure that the party reflects his/her interests.You better hit your friends and relatives for more useful carnival party ideas.Games, clowns, prizes and more, Snocones, popcorn and treats galore.
Each kid's carnival takes a lot of planning and help from friends to be the game attendants, especially if you arrange a birthday party. Print invitations on Clown stationary. You can buy prizes from dollar tree, oriental trading and party city. Give each child a popcorn tub with tickets to play the games. Ring toss (a cone with dive rings); dart game (magnetic set so there was no danger to the kids); tic-tac-toss (Spray painted large tic-tac-toe on grass and kids should throw bean bags to make 3 in a row); football toss; basket ball hoops. You can make colorful signs marking each game and charge one fun ticket per game. The kids LOVE this kind of games and will leave with a ton of prizes and candy. Good carnival party ideas be a candy guess game and a sucker tree where they can win a tattoo if they pick a pop with a black dot. For food you can arrange hotdogs and snocone cart, popcorn and chips on the tables, soda and other carnival food. Make an inflatable slide which the kids love. For the cake make a tiered cake with clowns sitting on the edge of each tier, put the birthday candles on top and write the birthday message on the front of each tier. In many theme internet forums parents share their carnival party ideas from their own life experience.
You can also make the party in the form of a Circus Carnival Birthday Party. Decorate the party area with pictures of circus, big top, clowns, ringmasters, circus animals like elephants and horses, circus characters like blue snake man, bearded lady, etc. For this, you can use pictures of normal people and draw or color over them. Make a clown standee with the face cut out. The children can stick their faces out of the hole and have their photos taken.
There are so many fun things you can do, buy, and make for your child's party that the party can sometimes become bigger and fancier than it really needs to be. This means extra work, extra cost, and probably less fun for all those involved in making the party happen. Focus on the things that are really key to the party fun and most important to your child. When in doubt, put your effort into games and activities, instead of food and decorations.
If you want a good laugh, read some party planning books from 30-50 years ago. They did EVERYTHING from scratch back then. Thank goodness for party stores and convenience foods.
Don't spend more than you want or need to. The key pieces of a party Games & Activities and Fun Food ... are relatively inexpensive. Check out the Internet for good carnival party ideas to help you stay on budget.
The parents and kids should have a great time at your homemade carnival !!! This should be a great party for all ages.