What child doesn’t love dinosaurs? If you’ve got a kid who is in love with all things dinosaurs, a dinosaur birthday party is the perfect theme!
Throwing a birthday party for a child doesn’t have to be overwhelming. After you’ve chosen a theme, you need to decide what kind of party you want to have. If you are easily overwhelmed, keep it simple! You don’t have to decorate the entire house and make a Pinterest-worthy 4 course meal.
Here are a few questions to ask yourself:
Will you be serving cake (or cupcakes) and ice cream? A full meal? Or just snacks?
Do you want to entertain the kids with planned games and activities, or will you be letting the kids entertain themselves?
Whatever you decide to do, we’ve got a bunch of ideas for food, games, and activities for a dinosaur party.
How to throw a Dinosaur Party
Throwing a Dinosaur Party is easier with these fun ideas! From food to games and activities, we've got your party covered.
Dinosaur Party Food
Let's get started with the food! A dinosaur birthday party needs some fun dinosaur themed food, whether that's cake, cookies, or more.
The perfect dessert for every birthday party is the Piñata Cake. How exciting it is to see candies spilling out of the cake when it is being sliced! A great experience for every kid and even for adults.
This easy dinosaur recipe is the perfect dessert for dinosaur themed parties. Made with a simple cake mix base and topped with the very best edible dino sprinkles available, they will be an instant hit for any prehistoric celebration you have planned.
Learning about dinosaurs is a great way to get preschoolers and toddlers interested in directed learning activities and STEM in general. True, we can’t study live dinosaurs. But we can learn about fossils and archaeology while practicing counting, sorting, and fine motor skills. Dinosaur preschool themes also lend themselves quite well to sensory activities.
Some great dinosaur STEM activities include Ice Age dinos, the dinosaur dig, and the build a dino. These simple yet fun activities all encourage good motor skills, while the dinosaur volcano activity offers a great chance to talk about chemical reactions.
If you have kids that love dinosaurs, they’re going to love this dinosaur scavenger hunt! It’s perfect for dinosaur themed birthday parties or just a dino hunt adventure after school! Simply print, place, and play for one amazing prehistoric adventure!
The Dinosaur Egg Match printable features colored sheets with dinosaurs, their eggs along with number and color cards. But oh, there’s a problem! The eggs have been mixed up and the dinosaurs are worried! Read on to find out how you can help the dinosaurs locate their eggs.