Baseball Birthday Party Theme Ideas
Baseball Theme Ideas for a Birthday Party
Hit the ball out of the park with these fun and easy birthday
ideas with a Baseball theme.
Baseball party games, activities and
also ideas for decorations, invitations, favors, goody bags and party
The perfect birthday party ideas for the baseball fan!
Baseball Birthday Invitations
Create a Sport or Event type ticket with
your child's name as the Main event. There are many types
of baseball tickets - make a mock copy of your favorite teams
ticket. Check Flickr for examples. Not crafty? There
are many online stores that sell Event Ticket theme invitations.
Make or buy invitations that are the size and shape of baseballs, baseball
fields, hotdogs or crackerjacks.
Print out party information on a large mailing label and stick to
packages of crackerjacks ... then hand out to the people you want to
If you have, or can buy, several used baseballs - write
party information on them with a ball point pen or permanent
marker and hand out to party guests.
Baseball Party Decor
Decorate your Baseball theme party using your favorite baseball
Use balloons and streamers to make it
Make or buy
team pennants to hang on the walls along with
baseball jerseys and team/player posters.
Cover tables with green
tablecloths and set
them at an angle like a baseball diamond - place bases around the
Paint a fake crowd scene on cardboard or
poster board and place behind the tables for the bleachers.
On the party tables put out baseballs, trophies, gloves and baseball
Fun Ideas for a Baseball Party
Take the birthday party guests to the batting cage and let them
several rounds of baseballs. If you will be having your party outside
make a large baseball
diamond on the ground using chalk or spray paint. Set up stands
using picnic tables.
Have parents and older helpers dress up like umpires.
Have guests sign a baseball to give to the birthday child to keep as a great
memento of the day.
Games for a Baseball Theme Party
Gather baseball cards and play name that player - or name the
stats. Compete to find out who can answer the most questions
Everyone will need paper and a pencil. Ask them to write down as
many of the
World Series winners - and the years! - that they can. Present the
winner with a small prize or baseball cards.
Play Wiffle ball
same rules as baseball, just safer for the backyard.
Set up carnival type games using baseball skills
Knocking over a pyramid of bottles with a baseball
Throw a baseball (or beanbag) through holes on a cardboard cutout for
accuracy. (Paint the cardboard so it looks like a baseball diamond).
Pin the Baseball on the Diamond
Played just like the game pin the tail on the donkey only have the guests pin a
baseball on a baseball diamond. The closest one to
Who can throw the baseball the farthest?
Who can hit the baseball the farthest?
Who can get to base the fastest and not get out - put player in between
two bases with players on each base trying to tag him out.
Great Birthday Party Games
Fun birthday party games kids love!
Party Games for 5 and 6 year olds
Party games for ages 7, 8 and 9
Birthday games for 10, 11, 12 years old
Baseball Party Activities
Tie up a baseball themed piñata and give the kids some
batting practice trying to open it. Rent a Baseball / Sports theme bounce house or
moonwalk - some even have batting cages.
Attend a Major or Minor League baseball game. Most leagues have
special prices and seating for birthday parties. Many will have
food, baseball hats, autographs and cake included in their price.
See individual team websites.
Make large Baseball pennants in your teams colors.
Kids can decorate them using foam stickers, cut-outs or glue/glitter.
Baseball Party Food Ideas
Set out a table full of baseball park favorites:
For desserts serve ice cream and cake in small plastic baseball helmets
(these also make a great party favor and/or Goody Bag!).
Cupcakes frosted with white icing and piped on baseball laces in red or
Plastic baseball helmets
Baseball themed pens and pencils
Baseball cards - check with the major league
websites to see if they offer free cards
Shaped baseball theme candy
Baseball team related items - check with
major league baseball websites to see if they will
send free items.
Baseball team stickers
Baseball Goody Bags
Fill small baseball theme helmets with small toys and candy
Baseball theme cups or mugs
Baseball theme bandanas - tie around party favors
Empty plastic popcorn or hotdog holders
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