Movie Party Ideas
Movie party ideas for kids birthday parties.
Great ideas for kids, tweens and teens that love movies.
Movie Party Invitation Ideas
Make invitations from a Movie ticket template (check Google
Print out invitation information on a large label and stick on a
package of microwave popcorn or large boxes of movie size candy.
Make a plain white note card look like film
strips by gluing black paper on either side of the card and then
on top of the black strips glue small white squares about 1/8"
Write or print party information on the front in a fancy font.
Movie Party Decorations
Make a large poster from several large poster boards, foam
board or butcher paper that looks like a movie marquee and hang it on
the mailbox or over the door to the party venue. On the sign use the
font type like the marquees use and spell out ... "Now Showing",
"__________'s Birthday Party", "Show Time _______ (time of the party) ,
"Rated G" . Pop popcorn and
sprinkle it on the walkway leading to the party entrance. Make a
red carpet from poster board or red fabric and place it down on the
walkway leading to the party.
Decorate the Movie party area in black and red. Red tulle can be draped
along one wall in back of the TV you will be using to watch movies so it
looks like a curtain in the movie theater.
Make a Hollywood sign out of white poster board (one poster board for
each letter) and hang on the walls of the party room or place outside so
guests can see it when they are entering. You can let it say
"Hollywood" or change it to the name of the person having the birthday.
Make a Hollywood "Walk of Fame" by drawing stars
on poster board, decorating them with stars names and placing them on
Movie Party Activities
Ebay has some fun
life size movie star cutouts that you can buy and then let party guests
take pictures with the "movie star".
Movie Party Games
If you are watching a movie these games can be played during
the movie as intermission times.
Place a large popcorn bucket away from the party guests and see who can
make different shots into the bucket with pieces of popcorn. Keep
moving the bucket farther away until no one can hit it with their
popcorn. Give away small prizes such as glow in the dark bracelets
for the winners.
Buy a large inflatable beach ball and
in permanent marker write movie trivia questions all over the
During an intermission have the guests throw
the movie trivia ball back and forth to each other and see
who can answer the questions. Try and make the trivia questions about
the movies you will be viewing during the party. You can
also add personal questions such as: What's the scariest movie
you’ve seen? Favorite actor? Movie that begins with first
letter of your name?
Chopstick Popcorn Relay
Time party guests to see who can move 20 pieces of popcorn from one bowl
to another by using only chopsticks. Award the winner a small
In several bowls place different kinds of movie candies. Cut them
into small pieces. Blindfold party guests and serve them a small
taste of the candies. The kids must try and name the candy that they
Movie Party Food Ideas
Boxes of Candies - large or mini sizes
Pizza - If you are making your pizza cut out mozzarella cheese slices
with a star cookie cutter
Movie Party Favor Ideas
Big boxes of candy
Crowns / Tiaras
Movie tickets or a gift certificate to a video store
Movie Party Goody Bag Ideas
Plastic popcorn containers
Red and white striped fabric or bandanas (wrap party favors inside and
Black bags or small boxes with gold star stickers on the sides