Do you feel frightened to venture into the territory of kidsbirthday party?Want to throw your child an awesome party without breaking the bank? Does your jaw drop when you see the effort and expense that some families dedicate to their kids’ birthday parties? Fortunately, with a little creativity and do-it-yourself spirit, it’s possible to plan a kid’s birthday celebration without spending mega bucks.
We at Go2Activity have got you covered! For ease and your convenience, here are a few ideas that will help you plan a meaningful and pocket friendly birthday party for your child without sacrificing the fun factor.
- It’s all in the planning
The reason we end up spending more than we intended to for any party is because we forget to plan ahead. If you do your birthday party planning well before time it will be easier to compare prices, get more options and save money on buying in advance. Also the sooner you start organizing, the earlier the excitement begins and the fewer details you’ll have to work out on the day itself.
- Stretch the theme
Organizing parties around a theme is a smart way to create a cohesive look and feel for the party. It helps you set the tone and focus on your planning efforts. Choosing a theme will keep the budget under control, because you can spend less and yet have a bigger impact when your expenses are all centered around the same main idea. Once you have settled on a theme, gather plethora of ideas as these will help you eliminate the unnecessary and keep your budget on a string.
- Cheerful Invites
Instead of buying ready-made invitations, why not get your birthday boy or girl involved in the invitation process and allow them to write the party information on a nice piece of colored paper?You can also create and send electronic invites for absolutely free. The idea is to keep it simple, personal, engaging and most importantly pocket friendly or at no cost at all. Just be sure to put an RSVP date so you know how many kids are coming.
- Dress up with humble supplies
In any birthday party next to food, people tend to spend the most on decorations. There are all kinds of fancy party supplies available in the market but if you are looking to create a fun mood and a lively atmosphere you don’t need to bust your bank for that. DIY party decorations will up the ante of your party while going easy on your packet. Even simple balloons and streamers will do the trick.
- Nothing like homemade cake
The best thing about the cake for the guest of honour is the magical moment when it is brought in with glimmering candle lights and everyone sings ‘happy birthday’. Agreat way to save money is by baking a cake at home and make your kid’s party even more special.You can decorate it with colorful frosting and sprinkles, or add a simple cake topper that fits your theme. Why have an expensive, extravagant “creation” if the kids are just going to eat it?
- Let the games begin
Games and activities keeps young guests entertained while the party moves along. Get creative when it comes to entertainment and save a great deal of money.Rack your brains for kid’s party activity ideas that will provide a creative outlet while keeping the costs low and making the party more personalized.
- Brace the house for unlimited fun
There is no place like home and definitely nothing is cheaper when you want to host a shindig. House parties put you in the best position to keep your costs to a minimum while stretching your moolah to focus on the aspects that are most important to you and your kid. If you can’t quite face a house full of excited party guests then hire pocket-friendly kid’s party venues.
While a low-cost birthday party likely requires more time, effort, and legwork than a party where you’re paying someone else to take care of the details, the savings can be pretty significant. Unsure of how to get started and where to look for ideas? Turn to Go2Activity, a motivating platform of ideas and solutions.