Plan Great Birthday Party Games

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birthday cakeAs a culture, one of the things we love the most is planning a great birthday party to celebrate the people we love the most.

I, for one, love nothing more than throwing a great party for all my friends and family to attend. I used to get stressed out whenever I began planning a birthday party for someone I cared about. All of the details were too much for me and I would hate spending hours trying to figure out the perfect party games to play.

All of that changed, however, when I went to school to become a professional party planner. I wanted desperately to enjoy planning all of the birthday parties that I somehow ended up being in charge of. My schooling taught me that party planning doesn’t have to be nearly as stressful as I had experienced it to be.

One of the keys, I learned, to planning a great birthday party is coming up with the perfect birthday party games for any party. I never realized how much party games were the key to a successful party.

The first key to figuring out great birthday party games is to think about the age of your party guests. Obviously, games will be different for a ten year old’s party than for the party of your thirty five year old neighbor. So think carefully about your audience and then plan great party games for the ones you are inviting. Think also if the birthday boy or girl has any special interests that could be the focus of your birthday party games.

Are you looking for great birthday party games? If so, then utilize the sources that are available. If you can, hire a party planner to help you come up with the best birthday party games for your event. Or do an internet search and see what kinds of ideas are online. Make a visit to a local bookshop and grab a book of birthday party game ideas. You should have no problems finding the best birthday party games if you look long enough.

Check out these party resources:

  • Alotta Coladas – Frozen drink machine rentals
  • AmeriFUN – Comprehensive Event Planning including Venue Assistance, Catering, Decorations, Entertainment, Event Services.
  • Big Sky Party Rentals – Best moonwalks / inflatables in town at the best price! Frozen drinks and tables and chairs.
  • Celebrations! – provides casino nights, moon bounces, mystery dinners, picnics, carnival rides, sports and competition games, inflatables, fund raising and game shows, plus catering for corporate, church and school events.
  • Party Bounce Moonwalk Rentals – Fully licensed and insured we provide inflatables for all events- bouncers,obstacles,bungee-runs, water slides.
  • Stevens Magic Emporium


Planning great parties can be easy and fun. Start by gathering birthday party games and you’ll have no trouble figuring out the rest of the party details. You’ll be throwing the best parties in your town and people will be coming to you for party planning advice. They’ll be asking you for your great birthday party game ideas and for ideas about everything else.