Shark Birthday Party

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Shark Birthday Party Idease

Who’s ready to take a bite out of a fin-tastic party theme? Grab some goggles and dive right into a shark party that’s guaranteed to make a big splash with your little guy.  Deck out your party space with a jawesome assortment of shark themed tableware, decorations and treats. Get all punny with creative food tents that fit the party theme and have fun taking aim at a DIY bean bag game featuring these predators of the sea!

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Shark Party Invitations

Shark Birthday Party Idease

Shark Birthday Party Idease

Get ready to invite your chums to your shark birthday party with an invitation full of shark teeth!  Here’s an idea, cut a shark bite out of one corner of your invite and envelope to make an impact before they even open the envelope!

Shark Party Decorations

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Your friends will be hooked when seeing your shark party dessert table! Paint a pair of foam core surfboards and a great white shark as a colorful backdrop toting your nautical color scheme.

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Add a layer of fishing net to capture some sharks in your under the sea scene.

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Celebrate the birthday boy with a personalized garland displaying his name overhead.

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Cover your table with a red and white striped tablecloth as the base and make sure there are plenty of coordinating cups,  plates and cutlery are available at arm’s reach on the table.

Shark Party Food & Drink

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Get creative with your shark birthday party treat and offer treats you might see in Amity Island itself. Use food tents to creatively label this delicious feeding frenzy!

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

OREO cookies have a magical way of fitting into desserts for lots of party themes and this shark party is no different! Break them in half and top a big swirl of blue frosting with America’s favorite cookie. Wrap it in a blue water pattern wrap and you instantly have a collection of shark invested waters on your dessert table.

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Add red icing to white donuts and these life savers will float your boat!

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Buy a boat load of shark gummy candies and add them to ice cubes, or jello cups for a surprise under the surface.

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Skewer them up along with as assortment of blue and red gummy candy and you have a fun way to enjoy your gummy candy treats.

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Put out a bowl of bagged goldfish crackers and potato chips, otherwise know as fish and chips!

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Friends will drink like a wish when enjoying some fresh ocean water in molded shark cups.

Shark Party Activities

DIY Shark Bean Bag Toss Party Game

If you’re lucky enough to have access to a pool, lake or beach, make sure to include plenty of time for everyone to get wet! Add some inflatable sharks into the pool to really set the stage for deep sea adventures. Tip: Create a station nearby with extra towels, goggles and sun screen to accommodate any guests who have forgotten their outdoor gear.

If you’re looking for a fun game they can really sink their teeth into, check out this fun DIY bean bag toss you can DIY instead of buy.  See which friends can rack up the highest score while trying to beat their friends.

If this party turns into a sleepover, break out the classic shark themed flicks, like Jaws or Sharknado!

Shark Party Favors

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Shark Birthday Party Planning Idease

Put together a FINtastic favor bucket for your besties. Fill them to the brim with goodies themed for this under the sea shindig. Consider added some of these favors with a custom favor tag:


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