Farm Party Ideas
|Farm theme birthday party - ideas for a fun Farm themed birthday
party for kids including ideas for Farm themed invitations, decorations,
activities, games, favors and more.
Farm Party Invitation ideas
Cow Cards - White cards with
black cow spots - either color the spots on the cards or cut out
pieces of scrapbook or farm themed paper and glue them onto the
Animal Cracker Boxes - On large labels print out party
information. Then stick them on the animal cracker boxes.
Barn Cards - Note cards or
invitations with a barn picture - embellish by gluing small bits
of raffia (hay) on the front.
Put a few straws of hay inside the invitations.
Bandana Style - Send invitations
wrapped up in blue or red bandanas and ask guests to wear them
to the party.
Farm Birthday Party Decorations
Put hay bales in the yard and scatter hay on the driveway.
Red table cloths with bunches of yellow and white helium balloons.
Tie the helium balloons to toy tractors, hay bales or small wheelbarrows
to hold them in place.
White vases or milk bottles filled with large yellow sunflowers - tie a red
or blue bandana around the vase for a bow.
A fun idea for white balloons is to draw cow shaped black spots onto
Use red and blue bandana's for placemats.
Farm themed birthday party activities
Farm Hayride - Use a wagon that is pulled
by tractor or horse or make a smaller version with a wheelbarrow or
wagon. Fill with fresh hay kids can have rides two or three at a time.
Use a wagon that is pulled by
tractor or horse or make your own hayride from a large wagon or wheelbarrow
filled with hay and give the guests rides one or two at a time.
Pony Rides and / or Petting Zoo
- Look for a local company that will bring out chickens, goats,
donkeys, horses and other farm animals.
Make Mop Horses - Fun craft for children
that they can take home as a party favor. You will need new string
mops from the dollar store, a package of men's tube socks, yarn in
black, brown and tan, felt and buttons, rope or twine. Directions:
Place a tube sock over the strings of the string mop to form the head of
the horse and then tie the sock to the stick with rope or twine.
Cut out 3 - 4" lengths of yarn for the children to glue onto the horses
head to make a mane. Cut out eyes, noses and ears from felt and
glue them on the head. (You can also sew buttons on for the eyes).
Farm birthday party games
Farmer Dress Up - This is a fun relay
race. Children race against another team to see who can dress like
a farmer first. Before the party gather these items - two of each:
large size overalls, work or cowboy boots, cowboy hat, sunglasses,
bandana, work gloves. Make 2 even piles of the items and place a
cone or object so the children will know where they have to go.
Divide children into 2 teams and have them line up a good distance away
form the piles of farmer items. One by one a member of each team
will race to the pile of clothes, put them on and then race back to
their line. They will then take the items off and give them to the
next person in line. That person will take the items and run to
the cone, put on the clothes and then run back to the line to tag the
next person. The first team with all member completing the
Water the Crops -
Help the farmer water the crops! Two teams race to water their crops
first. The guests need to fill up their milk jug so they can give the
water to the farmer. Set the empty milk jugs near the teams. Set up a
large water container across the yard and have them run back and forth
with a spoon or sponge filling up the jug one at a time.
Mop Horse Relays - Use the mop horses from the Mop Horse Activity
(directions under Farm party activities) and have
Mop Horse Relays. Set up cones or other farm themed objects that they
will have to ride their horses around.
Duck, Duck, Goose - Play the classic
children's game duck, duck, goose.
Party games for girls - Girls
Party games for boys - Boys
Party Games for all ages -
Birthday Party Games
Farm themed party food
Pigs in a Blanket
Dirt / Gummy worm cupcakes
Hay - (French Fries)
Farm party favors
Animal cookies or crackers
Plastic farm animals
Seeds and a small watering can
Gift certificates from Chic-fil-A
Farm themed goody bag ideas
Wrap favors in a red or blue bandana