Kids ‘ parties are the latest trend creating innovative and engaging themes and activities to entertain children’s birthday parties and other celebrations isn’t easy. Parents are increasingly confronted with the need to come up with new and innovative ways to entertain their neighbors, classmates and children of all age ranges.
A simple, inexpensive and extremely popular method to entertain kids for any type of party or gathering, whether indoors or outdoors, is to play the traditional treasure hunt. A treasure hunt is most popular party game that stimulates participation, naturally brings laughter and excitement and leaves your guests with fond memories of their fun day at the child’s birthday party.
What if your child does not need a theme for a pirate party? That’s fine! Treasure hunts aren’t only for pirates. The tradition has it that pirates are great hunter, however the truth is that treasure hunts are enjoyed by boys as well as girls alike. They’re perfect additions to any theme. Treasure hunts are easily altered with a storyline, and a range of party decorations to suit any theme. This is the only area of planning in which your child could already have an exact idea of what they’d prefer, and it is advisable to let them be part of this option, since it will make the event yours to make.
For a more customized treasure hunt to a princess-themed event, for example you could announce that someone has taken the jewels of the princess and the person who finds them finding the hidden clues is awarded with a portion of the treasure. Then, you place a box of jewelry full of crystal beads as well as candy rings and necklaces as well as other treats that resemble gems at the centre of the table at the event and ask someone to steal the treasure out of the event prior to declaring the prize. Some themes and decorations may be based on the most recent TV characters, superheroes pop stars and holidays or your child may choose to come up with your own themed.
Be cautious not to fall into the trap of parents who spend the money on theme party supplies. You could consider purchasing a handful of themed decorations that are bright and vibrant or centerpieces, and or complement them with less costly accessories and party supplies or design your own. There are many great ways to let you and your child’s creative talents to use to create your own unique celebration.
A few creative ideas that kids might like to make or have at their parties include authentically weathered pirate treasure maps, princess crowns , jewelry, spyglasses created from paper towel rolls or pinatas (handmade or purchased) made of cardboard, hooks placed inside the bottoms of styrofoam cups so that they can wear their hands, resembling Captain Hook, paper or felt-covered pirate hats and bejeweled and personalized bags, just to mention the few.
It isn’t easy, but with a bit of time, imagination and money it is possible to create and organize the game of your choice that you can play with your friends or compete as a team. Develop and conceal 10 clues with clever designs that take players from one hint to another hidden in common objects to finally uncover the hidden treasure. This could be bags filled with “loot” consisting of candy such as chocolate coins encased in gold foil toys, party favors, and other things that are valuable to youngsters.
Alternatively, if you’re short on time, money, and party ideas like many busy parents and party planners, online sites such as Treasure-Adventure.com offer affordable complete treasure hunts with pre-made custom clues full of rhymes and riddles that kids love to solve, the design of which can be the most time-consuming and difficult part of preparing a treasure hunt.
Create a fun party about the hunt, and you’ll have the ultimate unforgettable party that your child and friends will be talking over long after the event has ended. While the treasure hunt is likely to be the most popular activity as it is the most exciting and thrilling but don’t be afraid to include the other activities that can be incorporated into the hunt, such as the cannonball toss with beans or balloons “Walk the Plank” using the shallow pool of snakes and alligators made of plastic and pans for gold with gold-painted rocks, wear costumes, participate in peg-leg relays, build the pirate ship or castle from the appliance container, or play “Blackbeard says,” etc. The possibilities are endless!
Treasure hunts are not only for children or birthday parties, they are ideal for fun nights with the family as well as slumber party as well as picnics, classroom parties as well as other gatherings. Treasure hunts can bring your party to life with hours of exciting and enjoyable entertainment. The excitement of the hunt as well as solving puzzles frequently making for the most fun and memorable element in the entire day. Don’t let yourself think that you can’t surpass the last one you had. With a range of themes, fresh clues for treasure hunts, decorations as well as a bit of creativity it is possible to throw different and memorable celebrations for decades to come. And they will don’t ever go out of fashion.