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Inside: 18 awesome ideas for a fun filled outer space birthday party. Easy ideas for space themed decorations, food, games and favors.
This theme will be just as much fun to plan as it will be to hold. So start organizing those planets and rocket ships and plan a party for the boys that they will never forget.
An outer space birthday party has to be one of the most fun parties that you can arrange for the boys.
With an array of spaceships, spacemen, aliens, planets and even luminous decorations to work with, this is one of those parties that you are going to have a whole lot of fun putting together.
One of the problems however is that there is so much choice, it can be a tad daunting knowing where to start. Does that concern sound familiar to you?
If so, don’t worry, because I have searched and come up with 18 of the the best ideas on Pinterest that will guarantee you have an amazing party.
All the hard work has been done for you, and now all you need to do is organize it. That’s totally the fun part!
Make sure you visit all the individual blogs to follow the tutorials available.
Awesome Outer Space Birthday Party Decorations
1. Outer Space Party Printable Set
Party printable’s are always a great start when planning any party. These outer space printables are perfect for the decoration of a space birthday party. In the set you are provided with water bottle, food tent labels and cupcake toppers.
Everything is here that you need to instantly create the feeling that you are in outer space.
2. Space Party Backdrop
If he can do it, then so can you!
3. Alien Balloons
I adore these alien balloons by “Crazy Wonderful”. It’s a simple idea, that is easy to recreate and looks fantastic.
This makes the perfect kind of party decoration.
For another easy and fun balloon idea, check out these balloon planets by “Play Party Plan”.
A space party wouldn’t be the same without a few planets dotting around the ceiling, and knowing how easy these are to make, there are no excuses.
5. Outer Space Garland
This outer space garland is a decoration that you can get the kids to help out with. Kids always love to paint, and you can then help them to string the planets together.
“One Charming Party” will show you exactly how it’s done.
6. Spaceship Photo booth
The absolute perfect photo booth for an outer space birthday would have to be a Spaceship photo booth. I just adore this one by “Unskinny Bobby”.
It might take a few evenings to make, but it would be SO worth it. Look at how excited those kids are. It would be pretty tough trying to get them out of it!
Space Themed Party Food
7. Space Cake
If your looking for an easy space themed cake to make, then this one by “Better Than Eden” is it. How amazing does it look, and it will take you no time at all to decorate.
That is my kind of cake!
8. UFO Cupcakes
These UFO cupcakes by “Sweets Kitchen” are simply adorable. They are super easy to make and I can imagine they would be great little conversation starters.
They have to be on your ‘must make’ list for an outer space birthday party.
9. Rocket Ship Cake Pops
How about some rocket ship cake pops like these ones by “Pint Sized Baker”.
Whilst they were made for Valentine’s day, it it easy to remove the hearts and replace the pink chocolate tip with a color to match your space theme.
10. Galaxy Jello
How amazing does this galaxy jello by Bakingdom look. Jello at a party is a pretty staple food item, but not like this. This would make the jello disappear even faster than it normally does.
11. Galaxy Popcorn
I am a HUGE fan of chocolate popcorn at parties. Not only do the kids love it, but you normally find the adults fighting over it too. In a good way of course!
This galaxy popcorn by “Raising Whasians” is guaranteed therefore to be a hit.
12. Earth Cookies
These earth cookies by “Tammilee Tips” are pretty awesome and would be perfect for an outer space birthday party.
They are incredibly easy to make too, which just makes them even more appealing!
13. Space Shuttle Cakes
These space shuttle cakes are a must make for any space themed party. Not only do they look awesome, they taste awesome and they are really simple to make too. That’s just a bonus!
“Celebration Shoppe” shows you exactly what you need to get the job done.
14. Fruit Rocket Ship
Need a bit of healthy food at the party?
In that case these fruit rocket ships by “My Pretend Place” are perfect for you. They look great, they taste great and they will help balance out all the naughty food.
Space Themed Party Games
15. Nasa Training Games
If you need a whole range of games to play, I totally recommend you check out the ideas at “Life Frosting”. Not only are their ideas fun, but they would be easy to replicate at your party.
16. Asteroid Toss
If you think an asteroid toss by “Mamma of Littles” sounds like fun, then you would be right. The kids would be lining up to have a go at this.
17. Rocket Jet Pack
Whether you give these rocket jet packs to kids to wear at the party or give as favors to take home, the kids would have a whole lot of fun with these jet packs.
Doodle Craft Blog have an easy tutorial which you can follow and then all you need to do is watch the kids happy faces.
18. Galactic Playdough
If you need a party favor, then this galactic playdough by “I Should Be Mopping The Floor” is a fantastic idea.
Whether you choose to have the playdough as a party activity or have as a favor to take home, the kids are going to love it.
Now you are all set to start preparing that outer space birthday party that your little one has been dreaming about.
The hardest part is getting the ideas together, but I hope that has made getting started that little bit easier.
Which of these ideas are you going to try?
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