Leopard Party Ideas
Fun Birthday Party Ideas with a Leopard theme!
You can recognize leopard print by it's distinctive pattern - usually 3
colors with a dark "kiss" shape around the other two colors.
your party natural leopard or try the new colorful leopard prints.
Leopard Party Invitation Ideas
Leopard print cards - use either solid leopard print on the outside or
print out party information on a coordinating paper and cut smaller then
the note card and paste onto the card.
On plain note cards cut out a strip or bow shape from furry leopard
fabric and glue to the front of the card.
Leopard Party Decoration Ideas
Buy white or tan balloons and fill them with helium. Draw on the
leopard pattern with permanent markers and tie to the mailbox so guests
can easily find the birthday party. Cut out leopard paw prints
from construction paper and tape down along the sidewalk or entrance to
Decorate the leopard party with brown, tan and white streamers (or your favorite
colors if using a colorful leopard print) or tulle in the same
Leopard Party Activities
Use leopard print down the length of the tables.
Make a leopard banner by cutting out large triangles from leopard print
paper and gluing the base of the triangles to ribbon.
letters that spell "Happy Birthday _________ (name of your child)" and
place of the wall behind the party table.
Leopard Print Photo Frames
Buy unpainted wooden picture frames at the craft store and set them out
on a table covered with a plastic table cloth. Set out dishes of
different colors and several sizes of sponges and brushes.
Let the kids paint their own leopard print frame using traditional
leopard colors or bright and bold colors in the print. Have
several examples that they can use as guides and inspiration set out on
Use our homemade face paint recipes
to make up a batch of leopard colored face paints. Then use
sponges and paint brushes to make party guests into leopards
complete with whiskers.
Leopard Party Games
Leopard by the Tail
Kids hold hands and stand in a line. During the game they must
always hold hands. Name the person in the first spot in line the
head and the last person the Leopard's tail. The head, while
holding hands with the "body" of the leopard has to try and touch the
leopard's tail. When they succeed then the leopards head moves and
becomes he tail and the next child in line becomes the leopard's head
and the game begins again.
Leopard Treasure Hunt
Hide plastic leopards, leopard footprints cut from paper, wrapped candy
leopard fabric swatches around the party area for guests
to find. Give them a pair of binoculars or a flashlight for a
night time game to try and locate the leopard items. Let the children keep the
candy they find and have them turn in the other items for prizes.
Safari Scavenger Hunt
A Leopard Safari
Scavenger Hunt is always fun
to play at a party. The main idea
of the scavenger hunt
games is to divide into teams / teams race to find (or do) the items on
a list. We have a great Animal Shelter Scavenger Hunt list that
would be fun for a Safari themed party. Collect items around the
neighborhood for your local Animal Shelter to help the "little cats" and have fun too!
scavenger hunt lists to print out.
Here are 7
fun varieties of
scavenger hunt games.
Free scavenger hunt
Pin the Spots on the
Place a poster or drawing of a Leopard on the wall and put a piece of
tape (double sided tape works the best) onto the back side of the
Leopard spots that match the spots on the poster. Mark out the
spots on the leopard poster that the guests will try to get their spots
closest too. Blindfold one child and turn them around. Then show
them the direction of the leopard poster. The child who pins their
object closest to the designated spot is the winner!
For more party games see our huge list
party games for kids
Leopard Food Ideas
Cheese and crackers
Trays of imported chocolates
Chocolate dipped strawberries
Set out an ice cream sundae bar and let the kids top their own sundae's
with candies, fruit, syrups and chocolate and caramel sprinkles (leopard
Leopard Party Favor Ideas
Leopard print sunglasses
Leopard print hair bows, hair bands
Leopard print notebooks, pens
Hershey's chocolate kisses
Leopard Goody / Loot Bag Ideas
Place the items in a:
Leopard print purse
Leopard print take out box
Turquoise or pink paper bags tied with Leopard print ribbon
Leopard Print - notice the "kiss"