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Delightful selection of Princess party ideas that the little girls will adore. Including ideas for DIY decorations, food and activities which are ideal for either a Disney Princess party or for a more general themed Princess party. If your little girl loves dressing up as a Princess then this party theme is perfect for her.
If you have a little girl, the chances are high that at some time soon you will be holding a Princess party.
The great thing about a Princess party is that there are literally so many things you can do. You can either leave it to be generic and simply have your daughter’s favorite color to decorate with, or you can tailor the party around a specific Disney Princess.
This is the type of party that all little girls will love. Here you will find easy to recreate Princess party ideas for decorations, food and activities to make your Princess party the most dreamy one yet.
Princess Party Decorations
Like all parties, the decorations that you choose will have a huge impact to the look and feel of the party.
I recommend choosing just 3 colors to use in your decoration and build your party decor around that. You don’t have to choose 3, but if you choose more than that you run into the danger of having a rainbow party!
The first thing I recommend is to create a party backdrop. This can be undertaken so easily using budget plastic tablecloths. You may not think so, but it will looks AMAZING and it’s something that anyone can put together regardless of your crafting skills.
Add some sparkle (with a tablecloth of glitter), some princess sparkle pom poms and you are already on your way to a beautiful party.
For some extra details add some glass slippers, beads, tiaras and Princess dolls around the party area. Use rolls of tulle or glitter and sparkles for some added glam.
What Should I Wear To A Princess Party?
Girls love to dress up. It’s not uncommon to see little girls walking around the mall dressed up in their fancy dresses, tiara’s and wands. Well a Princess party is the PERFECT time for them to dress up.
This is a chance for them to choose their favorite Princess dress, get their hair done and cover themselves in glitter.
The more sparkle the better!
It would be an adorable sight to see your little girl and all her friends dressed up in their favorite costumes. Tiaras galore.
Princess Party Food Ideas
One of the best things about kids parties is the gorgeous food. It is really easy to create some themed food with very little effort. Some of these food ideas will suit all Princess parties, whilst others are more specific to particular Disney Princess parties. It is however easy to make slight alterations to any of these ideas to fit your Princess party perfectly.
Homemade Princess Cake
All parties need to have a birthday cake, but you don’t always need to buy them from a cake store. This Princess cake is easy to create and would be perfect for any Princess party. Simply change the colors to suit your particular theme.
Pink Marshmallow Pops
Marshmallow Pops are a great staple item to have at kids parties. They are super easy to make, look great and the kids absolutely love them. They are also so much easier to make than cake pops!
Princess Raspberry Jello Cupcakes
Source: Saving You Dinero
This is a cupcake that is actually made from jello! The crown on the top of the cupcake finishes it off as the perfect Princess treat. It’s the perfect pretty cupcake.
Fluffy Princess Dip
Source: Mama Cheaps
This dip is light and sweet and definitely a dreamy addition to the food table. Decorate with added sprinkles that fit with your Princess theme. Serve with little plain biscuits.
Disney Specific Princess Party Food
Disney Rapunzel Cupcakes
Source: Well If She Can Do It
These cupcakes are so incredibly effective but also simple to make too. I love how Rapunzel’s dress and hair have all been incorporated into the cupcake.
Source: Raising Whasians
I love how these cupcakes have easily been transformed into a little boat. They are super easy to make too, and you have access to a free printable which is an added bonus.
Frozen White Krispie Treats
Source: Living Life As Moms
These rice krispie treats are so adorable with Elsa’s hair hanging down the side. They are a super fun dessert and absolutely perfect for a Frozen themed party.
Elsa White Hot Chocolate
Source: Baking Beauty
For those that love a dreamy hot chocolate, this Elsa hot chocolate fits the bill perfectly. It would be awesome to prepare for the end of a party and have all the little ones sit down and indulge in a hot chocolate before they head home.
6 of The Best Princess Party Ideas
Pink Glittery Princess Party
I held this Princess party for my daughter’s 5th birthday and she was incredibly specific about what she wanted. She requested it to be a “pink, glittery princess party”.
It was so easy to put together and the girls absolutely loved it.
Princess Tea Party
Source: TSJ Photography
This Princess tea party is absolutely delightful. It has 100% Princess style. Check out the gorgeous little tiaras on everyone’s table setting. They are so cute.
Pretty Pink Princess Party
Source: Life In The Greenhouse
This pink princess party is everything a little girl could hope for. It has the pink combined with the touches of fluffiness from pom poms. I love the party printables used here too.
Budget Friendly Princess Tea Party
Source: Living Well Spending Less
A Princess tea party is a great way to get the girls to have a sit down party affair. This is something that can easily be recreated either indoors or in the yard. The post also gives a great break down of how you can recreate the look and how much it will cost for a budget friendly party.
Pink and Purple Princess Party
Source: Glorious Treats
This princess party is simply beautiful. The princess bags double perfectly as party favors. This is a great way to ensure that decoration also has a useful purpose.
Storybook Princess Party
Source: The Busy Budgeting Mama
There always has to be a story book Princess party ad this one is absolutely perfect.
To get to the princess castle you have to go through the butterfly garden, past the mermaid candy cove and the pirate ship and go deep into the cookie forest. It is like several parties in one.
Just the invite itself gets me excited about this party.
Specific Disney Princess Party Ideas
If your little girl would like a specific Disney Princess party, then she will love one of these parties.
I held a Frozen party for my daughter’s 4th birthday. Whilst this is a Princess party it is also perfect if you have a few boys coming too, as the other characters of Frozen can easily be incorporated.
Tangled Birthday Party
Source: Raising Whasians
Love Rapunzel? Then a Tangled theme party is your go to. This party is simply gorgeous with it’s pops of bright yellow and purple.
Beauty And The Beast Princess Tea Party
Source: For The Love of Food
A Beauty and The Beast party is the perfect theme to turn into a tea party. This party is gorgeous for all the little girls that love Belle.
Princess Party Games & Activities
All kid love their party games. Whether you choose to use regular games such as pass the parcel and musical statues, or convert the games into specific Princess party games, the kids will love them all. Whilst it’s great for the kids to have free time to play among themselves, having party games and activities ensures that all the kids are involved and it allows some structure to the party.
Other ideas include:
- Have some Princess coloring pages available for some quiet play.
- Undertake a Princess word search.
- For some quiet time at the end or start of the party read a story book of your daughter’s favorite Princess.
- Have an activity where the kids make their own Princess hats.
- Create a Princess wand.
- Create some magical charm bracelets.
- Have some pink Princess playdough available for the younger kids to enjoy.
- Arrange a Princess dress up space.
- Have a face painter on hand to create some magical patterns on the girls faces and arms.
If your little girl loves dressing up in party dresses and tiara’s then a Princess party will be a huge hit for her. It’s easy to organize, there are so many ideas to choose from and it’s one you can guarantee all her little friends are going to be excited to attend. Have you ever held a Princess party? What theme did you pick? We’d love to hear your ideas, so please drop a comment below.
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Jennifer Green says
Thanks for including me in this post 🙂
I love all of the other princess parties, too. They are all perfectly pink and adorable.
Catherine Holt says
You are very welcome Jennifer. Your princess party was too adorable not to show off to people! It was so girly in every sense of the word 🙂
tracie stier-johnson says
thank you for featuring my daughter’s party! i loved putting together each detail!
Catherine Holt says
You did an amazing job Tracie, your party was too stunning not to share with my readers 🙂
Scrapless Press says
If I have to pick one it’s Life in the Greenhouse. It’s an explosion of Pink. Wow! Very nice!
Catherine Holt says
Pink and princess certainly go well together don’t they! I agree, this is a very pretty party 🙂 Thanks for your comment!