I could never work out why kids love Minions so much. Then I read this description on Wikia, ‘They are impulsive creatures with little self-control, but with a wide-eyed wonder and odd innocence’. Ah, now I get why they can relate to them – sounds very familiar! If your Brisbane Kids are Minion fans too, they will love these amazing Minion party ideas!
1. Invite your guests in Minion style
Minion party invitations don’t have to be expensive. Here is a fantastic FREE printable from Halegrafx!
2. Getting started
You can’t go past this FREE Minion printables party kit from Seshalyn’s Party Ideas for everything you need to get your Minion-themed party started! It has food wrappers and toppers, party signs, party favour holders and lots, lots more!
3. Minion party decorations
A simple colour scheme of yellow and blue is the perfect way to set the scene for your Minion party, like this great streamer and balloon combination.
4. More Minion decor
5. Party hats
Brisbane Kids love dressing up at parties, and we think these Minion party hats found on Etsy are great and wouldn’t be too hard to DIY either!
6. Best Minion costumes
Or if you’re a crafty parent, then visit Craftaholics Anonymous for a full tutorial on how to make these awesome Minion costumes for your birthday boy or girl!
7. Bananas and bapples!
Minions love bananas and ‘bapples’ so these make great Minion party snacks, especially when presented like these cool ones found on Catch My Party!
8. Minion juice
These awesome ideas for Minion party drinks found on Pinterest are so simple to recreate – just decorate yellow plastic cups, and add some simple minion goggles to a dispenser filled with orange juice!
9. Minion pops
Check out these super cute Minion cake pops, found on Gastronomy By Joy. They are actually just decorated marshmallows, so not even any cake baking involved!
10. Healthy party treat
We always love party treats that will get kids exited but are healthy too, and this idea from Pinterest is perfect!
11. The birthday cake
Check out Suz Daily for a full tutorial on how to make this spectacular Minion birthday cake, with step-by-step instructions and pictures to help you nail it.
12. Bubble blowing
Our Brisbane Kids love blowing bubbles and these simply decorated DIY bubble dispensers seen on iSave A to Z are perfect for keeping kids entertained during your Minion party or to take home as party favours.
13. Minion bowling
This great idea for a fun Minion party game comes from Diary of Two Crafty Girls. It’s easy to DIY and a great way of reusing your empty party soft drink bottles!
14. Make your own Minions
Setting up a craft station at a party is a great way to keep the kids entertained. We love this idea for a make-your-own-Minion craft station that we found on Catch My Party.
15. Minion target game
Check out this great Minion bean bag toss game from Pinterest. This would be awesome for a Minion garden party!
16. Pin the eyes on the Minion
There is a full tutorial on how to make this cool pinning Minion party game on The Crafty Crazy to make it really easy to set up your own.
17. Cooling down
For heaps of birthday party fun and a great way for the kids to cool down on beautiful Brisbane days, why not set up an exciting game of Freeze, using water pistols as the Freeze guns as seen on Somewhere in the Middle?!
18. Party favours
Send all your party guests home happy with brilliantly simple party favour bags like these ones on Catch My Party! All you need is some yellow paper bags and a Sharpie, or more free printables from Halegrafx.