5 Ways to Make Kids Party Planning Easy & Fun!

Party planning has never been easier with these 5 inventive ideas for kids parties. Get inspired for an exciting event with party ideas that are a hit for boy and girl birthdays alike. The guest of honor will love these ideas because they’re a blast, and you’ll love them even more because they’re so easy!

1.  Go Outdoors with Goblies® – Throw Paint Around!

Get your party guests outside with a colorful activity that is sure to be a crowd favorite. Goblies® Throwable Paintballs and Play Paint are washable paintballs and play paint that are all the rage for kids birthday parties. With 7 splashy colors, this activity will keep the kiddos active, entertained, and excited!


2.  Have a Paint Party! Canvas Art Party – Aprons + canvas kits + paint = voila, done!

Calling all Picassos… it’s time for a Paint Party! All you need for this party is plenty of paint, enough aprons for your guests (a necessity for every aspiring artist), and canvas kits. You can even find canvas kits from Michaels that match the theme of your party — like this adorable mermaid-themed canvas kit!


3.  Make Slime

Time. For. Slime. Pick up all your supplies at Michaels, and choose from either kits or big gallons of glue to make from scratch. You can even make Tie Dye slime using food coloring and other supplies! Pick up craft sticks, glitter, sequins, pony beads, and more for your guests to make the most colorful and unique slime.


4. Save time and money with Michaels Bulk Buys

The best way to prepare for your party is to buy in bulk! Purchase crayons in bulk, foam frames to customize and take as favors, foam glitter tiaras, canvas totes, aprons, canvas kits and more at Michaels!


5. Leave the mess at Michaels

Schedule a themed birthday party at Michaels complete with craft supplies, a party host, and more. With Michaels Parties, you can choose from 10 party themes – Epic Emoji Party, Enchanted Lands, Sea Treasures, Monster Bash, Robot Squad, Under the Sea, Unicorn Fantasy, Slime Time, A Whole Llama Love, and Unicorn Whimsy.



Planning an upcoming party for the birthday boy or girl? We’ve partnered with Michaels® to bring you exclusive girl birthday invites and boy birthday invites. Send one today to get started! Sign up to get the latest on trends, deals and promotions at Michaels


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