Whether you are planning a birthday party, having friends over to beat the heat, or simply enjoying a backyard BBQ, these five fun outdoor party ideas will be perfect to try this summer.
Outdoor Party Ideas
And if you find the end of summer creeping up on your before you can plan the outdoor fun, go ahead and make it a back to school bash or “send off to summer party” instead. Whatever the reason, just have fun!
Make a Splash
Use themed-party foods and fabulous decorations to really make a splash with your guests!
Life’s a Beach
Bring the beach to your backyard! If you have a sand box — or can get one for the beach party — you can (kind of really) bring the sand to your yard.
Grab some sand toys and invite your guests to partake in a little sand castle-building competition. Make an arch out of beach balls to welcome everyone to your yard and serve under the sea themed party foods.
In Bloom Garden Party
If you are the type of person who loves to garden, and have friends that do as well, invite them over for some horticulture hoopla.
Colorful pinwheels around the garden will be a lively way to decorate and add a fun whimsical touch to the party.
Carnival Themed Nerf Party
Grab your Nerf toys and invite your guests to bring their own as well. Set up a fun carnival themed NERF party complete with midway-type games and carnival foods.
A few cardboard boxes, craft supplies and yard toys can be the perfect tools needed to create a big top in your yard.
Serve cotton candy and big pretzels to your guests for added flair!
Go Fly a Kite
If you have a nice breeze, invite your guests to come over with their favorite kite. Or, pick up a few extra kites as a party favor for each guest of that seems easier.
OR… purchase craft supplies for everyone to make their own kite! It will be awesome seeing how each kite performs once everyone flies their kite.
For food and decorations think diamond shapes and bright colors. Graham crackers decorated like kites will make for a fabulous treat for your party guests.
These are just five fun outdoor party ideas for kids of ALL ages that you can host once the warm weather comes. Use your best creative talents and see what other ideas you can come up with!
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