Putting together a stellar birthday party for your child might not be as easy as you think. Having the guests show up just to have ice cream and cake is one thing but if you want to "wow" the audience you need to go a few steps further. You want this event to be something that the party goers talk about for a very long time. Use these tips to plan a memorable party that will make your child the talk of the town.
A Petting Zoo Is Always Fun
A great way to open up the occasion is to bring the zoo to your backyard. The children will be thrilled as they walk in and are greeted by the sight of farm animals. Ponies, donkeys and other friendly animals add a very fun element to a party. Think of the great pictures all of the parents can take as their children happily pet the animals and possibly takes a ride on a gentle creature's back!
Children tend to love animals and when they get to see them up close and personal they find it to be an extremely exciting time. Having a petting zoo as the opening act of your party is sure to get things started on the right track.
Bring In A Magician For A Bit Of Mystery
After all of the invitees have had their fill of playing with the animals, why not have a magician show up to put on an act? Magicians use their magic displays to invoke a sense of wonder in children of all ages. Ask the magician to get the kids involved with their show in little ways that make everyone's eyes light up with mystery and excitement.
A Dance-Off Is The Perfect Way To End The Celebration
You can send your guests off with a bang by hosting a dance-off as the final event of the party. Put on some great tunes and ask the children to hit the dance floor and boogie with all of their might. If there are a few adventures members of the group, invite them to perform in a dance-off. Be sure to give everyone involved a prize for their courageous participation.
If you include these ideas in your party everyone is bound to have a great time. You'll be putting on the kind party that will make those who missed the occasion absolutely green with envy.