25 Ideas for a Circus First Birthday Party
A circus first birthday party is an amazing way to commemorate your little one’s big day! Filled with vibrant decorations, tasty treats, and exciting party activities that kids will adore – this collection of 25+ ideas will help you throw an incredible event that your guests won’t soon forget!
1. Host a Baby Shark-Themed Party
Your little one loves to party! Why not celebrate their enthusiasm by hosting an adorable themed party inspired by the popular song, “Baby Shark?” This cheerful theme includes plenty of pinks and blues as well as the baby shark character itself for an eye-catching appearance that your little one is sure to adore!
2. The Greatest Circus in Town!
The ringmaster and all of the animals were the stars of this party for a young boy. A big top tent was decked out in red, yellow, and blue decorations including an adorable hat box cake arrangement. Bright pennants circled guest tables while ribbon topiaries hung from trees.
3. Animal Cookie Cupcakes
Even novice bakers can create this eye-catching cupcake design using personalized or plain striped liners and Ferris Wheel cupcake holders. Just be sure you have some giant marshmallows, striped straws and melting chocolate on hand for these deceptively edible treats!
4. Circus Favors/Goody Bags
Send your guests home with a memento of their visit to the circus with these charming party favors! Choose from carnival rubber duckies, cone hats, animal hand puppets and more for an unforgettable party experience!
5. Circus Elephant-Themed Party
A circus elephant themed party is the perfect idea for any child with an affinity for elephants. Crafted out of PVC pipes and red and white striped fabric, the big top tent provided a vibrant setting for this festive gathering. The dessert table was filled with candy treats in the shape of elephants as well as adorable cookies in its shape.
6. DIY Circus Signs and Banners
A fun DIY way to continue the circus theme was by recycling some old glass milk bottles for drinks and party decorations! Guests had a blast playing carnival games to earn tickets and win prizes!
7. Personalize Cake and Favors
Add a unique touch to your big top birthday party with personalized cake and favors. This is ideal for any age group as it allows each guest’s interests to be tailored specifically.
8. Cotton Candy Monster for the Birthday Kid
If your little one enjoys playing with food, why not let them have some fun at their birthday party with cotton candy and giant lollipops! For healthier options, serve fresh cucumber and carrot sticks along with yogurt ranch dressing or hummus dip for them to choose from.
9. Animal-Filled Cookie Favors
Bring the circus theme to your first birthday party with this DIY project! Your baby will absolutely love it and you’ll have a memorable keepsake to remember it by!