Birthday Party Checklist
Throwing a children’s party can be a lot harder than it sounds, but with this checklist we’ll help you make light work of it!
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SIX WEEKS TO GO
- Choose a theme with your child. For ideas, check out our Bash Box themes here.
- Determine the guest list
- Set a date
- Reserve your party venue or hire a party entertainer
FOUR WEEKS TO GO
- Place your cake order or do a practise bake run
- Choose games, activities and menu to match your party theme
- Arrange for extra help, if necessary, nanny will be happy to lend a hand.
THREE WEEKS TO GO
- If you’re having an outdoor party, clean out the garden.
- Prepare and post your invites - Our Bash Boxes come with themed invites!
- Purchase party supplies - Take a look at our Bash Boxes here which contain everything you need!
- Buy the birthday boy/girl an outfit
ONE WEEK TO GO
- Chase up those guests who haven’t responded to your invite
- Call party venue to confirm all details
- Purchase all the non-perishable foods
- Fill the party bags
THREE DAYS TO GO
- If you’re having an outdoor party, mow the lawn
- Tidy the house
- Purchase food
- Charge your camera
- Call entertainer to confirm appearance and expectations
ONE DAY TO GO
- Bake cake or pick up pre-ordered cake
- Decorate home or pack up decorations to take to venue - We’ll deliver your decorations straight to your venue, check out your options here.
- Make food
- Iron the birthday boy/girls outfit
ON THE DAY
- Put up the decorations
- Set out the cake, foods and party bags
- Pay the entertainment
- ENJOY YOURSELF!
ONE WEEK AFTER
- Send thank you notes!
- Have photos of the day printed (We think Snapfish is great)
And voila! You've just thrown the party other parents will be envious of for years to come!
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