Carnival Birthday Theme
Great party ideas, party games, food ideas and more for a Carnival Birthday Party.
Any party invitation with red and yellow stripes or polka dots.
Make an invitation to look like the tickets you will be
handing out at the carnival for the guests to play the carnival
Carnival Party Decorations
Make colorful signs to hang above each game booth and stand.
Put up a brightly colored tent or tarp (or decorate a plain one) for the food stations and bring out small tables and several chairs incase kids (or parents) want to take a break in the shade.
Carnival Party Games
Make booths or stations with large signs
for each carnival game. Have Have a container - coffee can with a lid to hold
the used tickets.
See our homemade Face Paint recipes for homemade face paints and mix some up to paint the kids faces into clowns, animals or other carnival related characters.
Have a clown make Balloon animals
See our huge list of fun
Complete with set up instructions. Simple and easy games to make and play at your carnival party!
Carnival Party Activities
While children are arriving for the carnival have them decorate a white paper bag with their name on it. They can carry this from booth to booth and it will hold their tickets and prizes.
See our birthday activities page for more ideas.
Carnival Party Food
Hot dogs wrapped in foil
Cut Rice Krispie treats into rectangles and call them Hay bales!
Carnival Party Favors
Buy small toys and candy for the children to win as prizes at the carnival game booths.
Extra large rainbow lollypops - put large mailing labels on the back with the birthday child’s picture and a “Thank you” message.
Small bags of animal crackers
Helium balloons that were decorating the party
White sacks decorated by the children to hold their prizes.
Plastic red / white popcorn containers
Red paper take out containers tied with a white or yellow ribbon
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