Unicorn Birthday Party Planning Guide
If you’re looking for amazing party ideas for your daughter’s upcoming unicorn birthday party, then you’re in the right spot!
There are many things to consider when planning a magical unicorn party, so we’ve compiled everything you would ever want to know in this article!
Be sure to bookmark this page, as you’ll want to reference it often when looking for unicorn party ideas!
Unicorn Party Invitations
Since you are planning a magical unicorn birthday party, one of the first things you will need to decide on are theÂ unicorn birthday invitations!
Once you know how many guest you want to invite for your unicorn party, you can purchase that number of unicorn party invitations!
Not sure what kind of information to put on the unicorn invites?
Fortunately for you, there are a large selection of unicorn birthday invitations to choose from online! You can have the details printed on many of the unicorn invitations when ordering, or you can simply buy them blank and fill in the details yourself!
Like any other invitation, you will want to include the following details on your unicorn invites:
- Time and date of the unicorn party
- Address or popular location name
- How many guests will be attending
- Date when the RSVP is due by
- Contact information for the RSVP, such as a phone number, email address or Facebook
Unicorn Party Decorations and Supplies
Here’s where the unicorn party planning gets really fun!
Decorating is extremely important because you want the unicorn birthday theme to encompass every aspect of your event.
Check out this list of links for unicorn party supplies you should be thinking about!
- Unicorn party balloons
- Unicorn party banners
- Unicorn party centerpieces
- Unicorn wall decorations
- Unicorn yard signs
For more general kid party supplies, you should consider having these too!
Given the wide range of colors in a unicorn themed party, you shouldn’t have any problems finding unicorn birthday decorations and supplies that coordinate well together!
Unicorn Party Tableware
Everyone loves to eat, so make sure you have plenty of unicorn plates, napkins and cups for your guests!
Here’s a list of the different unicorn tableware, sometimes called partyware, you should consider having for your unicorn party!
- Unicorn napkins
- Unicorn plates
- Unicorn cups
- Unicorn tablecloths
- Cutlery (spoons, forks, knives)
Now it might not be possible to actually get unicorn themed items for every type of tableware, so in that case you should simple get something that matches well with the unicorn colors.
Miscellaneous Unicorn Party Supplies
You’re almost done gathering the supplies for your unicorn birthday party, but it won’t go smoothly unless you remember to get these few miscellaneous items!
- Unicorn birthday candles
- Matches or a lighter for the candles
- Cake platter and serving knife set for the unicorn cake
- Ice bucket (with a unicorn decal on it!)
- Garbage bags to collect all of the unicorn plates and left-overs
Unicorn Party Food
No, we’re not actually looking for food to feed a unicorn at your party!
Food is a very important aspect of any unicorn party, so you’ll want to take your time and search out the best options that others have used at unicorn parties before!
I’ve found Pinterest to be a great source of inspirations for unicorn food, snack and cake ideas!
Here are the major food items you should have plenty of at your unicorn birthday party!
- Snacks (chips, cookies, cheese, crackers, and lots of unicorn ideas are available too)
- Drinks and ice
- Main meal (pizza, hot dogs, sandwiches, mac and cheese)
- Unicorn themed cake
- Rainbow ice cream to go along with the cake
Unicorn Birthday Cake and Cupcakes
If you don’t know someone that makes custom unicorn birthday cakes, then you’ll be glad to know you can simply buy a unicorn cake topper, or unicorn cupcake toppers, and have your local bakery put it on your cake and cupcakes for you!
These frosting sheets are printed with edible ink, and usually you can have them personalized with the name and age of the birthday girl!
There are also a variety of unicorn cake decorations you can buy to really make the cake stand out!
Unicorn Party Games and Activities
Keep your guests entertained and busy from the time they arrive until they leave!
The sky is the limit for party games and activities for the kids, so be sure to have several activities planned for your unicorn party!
Here’s a list of ideas to help you out!
- Rent, or buy, a bounce house
- Have a make-up artist do face paintings
- Play pin the tail on the unicorn
- Ring or bag toss games
- Unicorn pinatas
- Selfie / photo station with unicorn props
Unicorn Gift Ideas
If you’re guests are looking for unicorn gift ideas for the special birthday girl, then there’s no shortage of unicorn themed clothing, accessories, bedroom decor, books and games to choose from!
Here are some great unicorn bedroom decor gift ideas!
- Unicorn bedding
- Unicorn pillows
- Unicorn blankets
- Unicorn wall decor
- Unicorn window curtains
- Unicorn lamps
- Unicorn rugs
- Unicorn bathroom accessories
Now, if you want to get the birthday girl some unicorn clothes and apparel, then this list will give you numerous ideas to pick from!
- Unicorn shirts
- Unicorn sweatshirts and hoodies
- Unicorn pants
- Unicorn socks
- Unicorn pajamas
- Unicorn jackets
- Unicorn hats
- Unicorn footwear
- Unicorn accessories
- Unicorn swimsuits
- Unicorn towels
There are plenty of unicorn toys, games, books and school supplies that would make excellent unicorn themed gifts, as well! Here are some ideas to help you out!
- Unicorn toys
- Unicorn games
- Unicorn books
- Unicorn calendars
- Unicorn backpacks
- Unicorn lunch boxes
- Unicorn pencil cases
- Unicorn notebooks and folders
And if for some reason you can’t find the perfect unicorn birthday gift from those lists, then gift cards are always a great alternative to let them pick that magical unicorn item they are looking for!
Unicorn Party Favors and Bags
It’s always a great idea to show your appreciation for the guests coming to your unicorn party by sending them home with a unicorn party favor bag full of goodies!
Here’s a list of unicorn favor ideas!
- Unicorn slap bracelets
- Unicorn stampers
- Unicorn lollipop rings
- Unicorn blowouts
Unicorn Thank You Cards
A week or so after the party, it’s common courtesy to send unicorn thank you cards to all of the party guests as a final “thank you”!
These can be simple thank you cards that are sent in the mail, or you can find some unicorn, or even better, personalized unicorn, thank you cards!
If you’re made it this far in the unicorn birthday planning process, then give yourself a pat on the back!
We really hope you found this unicorn birthday party planning guide to be insightful and helpful for your birthday party planning!
If we missed something, or you have other unicorn ideas you’d like to share, then leave us a comment below, or let your family and friends know all about us by sharing this article on social media!