A dinosaur theme for a birthday party gives so many opportunities to use unique decorations and have some wild activities and games. There are so many unique ways to use standard decor like trees, jungle plants and balloon arches to make an entire themed environment. We want to share some of our favorite decorating ideas and supplies.
There are so many creative ideas for how to use balloons to enhance your party into an immersive setting. You could use a red balloon arch to simulate lava flowing out of a volcano, blue balloons for underwater Jurassic dinosaurs, or green balloons for a forest or jungle setting.
Party sets are a great way to put together an easy matching party scene.
Party Table Decorations
Table centerpieces make a really interactive center for birthday activities, like coloring pages or for cake time. Table confetti ties the whole creation together. Having dinosaurs and trees throughout the table with confetti of dinosaur tracks brings the table to life.
It’s not a party without dessert. Why not use the cake and cupcakes as a decoration too? Set up a cute dessert table and let treats be a highlight in the room. For cake and cupcake ideas and supplies check out our post Dinosaur Cakes and Cupcakes.
Games and Activities
There are many free coloring page resources for dinosaurs. Print some out and let the creativity begin. Check out our post FREE Dinosaur Coloring Pages.
Origami is a great way to let the guests make their very own dinosaur to keep. It is a very engaging activity and makes a wonderful party favor. You can even print the paper yourself. For some dino origami tutorials easy through advanced that would be perfect for a party, check out our post FREE Dinosaur Origami Tutorials.
Pin the Tail on the Dinosaur
Pink the Tail on the Dinosaur Game
A cute idea for a party favor is giving figurine dinosaurs to each guest. Then the kids will have their own dino toy to play with throughout the party. In addition, if you have an activity of coloring dino themed coloring pages, your guests can bring those home as well.