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How to host a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles party
On 8th August 2014, the new movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is going to be released in theaters. This will certainly be one of the blockbusters of the summer. Kids will certainly want their birthday party be on that theme and possibly even their next Halloween party. Birthday Express has made it easy for you to plan such events by providing you with a wide range of TMNT themed party supplies, decorations and costumes.
If you too plan on hosting a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles party this year, then here are a few tips to help you get going.
Themed party invitation cards
Make sure to plan your event well ahead the date so as to make sure that all your kid’s guests are going to attend the party. Since you plan a themed party set the tone right from the start and send the invitations on matching cards. Add an RSVP so as to figure out the exact number of guests that you are going to feed. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle party invites are here to set the tone.
Themed party costumes
Are you going to host a costumed party? Then ensure to let the guests know beforehand so as to let them some time to get those party outfits. Good costume stores provide you with a large choice of TMNT attires for kids and adults to choose from. These costumes are also available for girls and come in the form of tutus.
TMNT Party decorations and props
Hosting a themed party implies finding themed party decorations and props. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles theme is mainly green with red and blue touches. So if you do not find the exact decorations you can always go with these three colors and add some specific features here and there. These features can include some themed stickers spread on the table or some Ninja Turtles figurines that you can buy from toy stores. However, most party and costumes stores have been made it easy for you to find TMNT party decorations.
The simplest way to decorate your TMNT party table is by using party supplies that come in a pack. Some just include plates, cups and a few ribbons and ballons but others are complete with party favors included in the package!
Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Party Pack
This package includes everything you need for a successful themed birthday or Halloween party for kids. Here is what you are going to find in this officially Nickelodeon licensed set:
Supplies for table dressing:
- 1 tablecover
- 16 paper napkins
- 8 plates for dinner
- 8 plates for dessert
- 8 themed cups
- 8 regular plastic cups
- 2 x 8 cutlery set (spoons and forks)
TMNT Decorating supplies
- 1 table centerpiece
- 1 balloon bouquet
- 1 themed foil balloon
- 18 standard balloons
- Curling ribbon and crepe paper that come in three colors
- 1 banner that you can personalize
- 1 letter banner
- 3 Blue Fluffy Decorations
TMNT party invites
- 8 party invites
- 8 thank you cards
Ninja Turtle party activities
- 8 masks made out of paper
- 8 party favor boxes filled with tiny gifts
- 1 pinata that comes with fillers
- 4 x 6 sheets tattoos
TMNT cake decorations
- 16 candles for cake
- 12 cupcake wrappers
- 3 tiered cupcake stand
Party food and drinks
Food and drink are important when hosting a party. So you will want to fill the themed cups with green beverages so as to match the theme of the party. Any kind of drink can be turned into green using food coloring. The neon green can be obtained by doing a few tests and mixing colors such as green and yellow until you find the right tone.
Next comes the cake that you can make at home or buy ready made from the store. Professionals will create a themed TMNT cake for an additional fee. However if you prefer to make the cake yourself, you can buy decorations from the store. For example themed edible cake decorating sheets can be found easily.
Icing and frosing will be colorful and done using the right tools. Vanilla or chocolate cupcakes are easily decorated using colored icing and cupcake rings or picks. If you are really skilled you can create Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cookies or take a class that will teach you how to create shaped cookies and how to decorate them.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle themed party activities and games
Coming up with original party activities is not always easy but kids do love creating masks for example. They will need a mask, markers and elastics. Provide them with samples so as to ease the process of mask making.
Another entertaining activity is the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Pinata that is already filled with favors and candy.
Printable games are also enjoyed by kids. Prepare some Ninja Turtle trivia, cross words and other word find and your party will be a successful one.
I hope that you enjoyed these tips to host a kids party and for a full selection of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles party supplies and party decor, visit BirthdayExpress.com!