With children around in the house, parties hold an extra significance, especially birthday parties. As a parent, birthday party planning, organization, arrangements and execution is a big task. For the child, birthday party holds a special place in his/her heart. Birthday theme decoration, cakes, candles, gifts, games, music and fun make up a birthday party, but the background work is quite a tedious one.
With changing times, the whole idea of birthday parties has also changed. Earlier, we used to celebrate parties at home, and then came the option of restaurants. Now-a-days, parents are exploring new ideas to make their child’s birthday special, including creative themes. Let’s take a look at a few innovative ideas of celebrating your little one’s birthday.
Birthday At The Zoo:
Deciding on the birthday party venue is a major task as we need to keep things like accessibility and affordability in mind. Earlier, birthday parties were mostly held inside the house or in the backyard. But, now parents have more options as recreational places also have provision for parties. So, next time you are planning your kid’s special day, try it at the Zoo. Kids love animals and it will be a great opportunity for them to learn and spend time outdoors. However, you need to take special care regarding arrangements and safety of children. So, you can check with the authorities if they have a designated place for such parties along with entertainment like animal shows, etc.
Birthday With Special People:
This is also a great way to celebrate birthdays. Every time we tend to spend a lot of money on lavish birthdays, but this time you can choose to spend the day with underprivileged or differently abled children or old people at a home. This way your child will understand the essence of caring and sharing. It will be good gesture and all the people will be able to spend moments of happiness and joy.
Party With a Treasure Hunt:
Arranging for a treasure hunt party can be a big job, but you can go with a theme and make it fun for both kids and their parents. You can start with the invite itself and give small clues to the venue and date. Then, there can be a designated area, where kids can hunt for treasures with clues and have fun. This is an innovative way to celebrate when you have a small number of guests.
Party By The Pool:
This is probably already in fashion. Pool parties are not only meant for adults, but kids can also enjoy as they absolutely love water. These parties are fun with water games, swimming and the sun, coolers and a lot more. But, it is better to arrange for such parties in the summer time and also enjoy the safety of the children in the water. This can also be arranged in your backyard with smaller pools and water toys. This can also be done at a water park.
A Masquerade/Costume Party:
Finally, this is one of the classic ways to celebrate a birthday. Masks, costumes, fancy dresses have always fascinated kids and they would love to come dressed as their favourite characters. You can also set up a theme like rhymes or animals. You can keep games and activities accordingly. You can also set up a photo booth with cool and quirky props for everybody to take pictures. This surely sounds fun and one of the best ways to creatively design your child’s birthday.
Well, these are just a few examples of how you can spice up your kid’s party, where everybody can enjoy. Birthday parties need a lot of planning and it is better you start doing so well in time, if you are looking for something special.