12 Mystical Unicorn Birthday Party Ideas for Kids

Unicorns have persisted in the fairy tales for ages now. No wonder these unicorns although being fictional characters have a special place in kid’s heart. For they save their favorite prince and princesses from danger and elegantly fulfill all the dreams. These white one-horned horses had the ability to heal sickness in the folklores, and maybe that is what Unicorns were much-loved amongst the children, especially girls.

Most parents have an idea to elaborate, but fail to execute due to lack of resources and end up hosting a general birthday party. If Unicorn themed party is on your mind, we kid you not; you’re at the perfect destination to fulfill your child’s dream. We will suggest all the ideas that can bring life to a unicorn-themed party. Not only that, but we also give you all the minute details required to host a party that your child is not going to forget in years.

Exhilarating Unicorn Birthday Party Ideas

Unicorn Cake

Each and every birthday is incomplete without a cake. And what is better than to flag off the unicorn themed party with a unicorn-styled cake. Well, an exact unicorn-shaped cake wouldn’t look good while it gets cut, but one can make it look cuter by adding new dimensions to the normal cake by just poking a unicorn-like horn or just making cute little eyes. It depends on your creativity, how you get the cake styled. We are sure, that if/she is a huge fan of fairytales then she’s going to love the cake. And to start off with a brownie point isn’t a bad idea, is it?

Unicorn Cupcakes, Lemon Sugars, and Barks

With kids, sweets never go wrong, and if it’s carved with specific designs, it attracts them more. Now that the cake is cut and it’s time for you to announce the dinner table open, kids are going to love the unicorn shape cupcakes, lemon sugars, and barks. Regardless of their flavors, kids are going to have a blast hogging at something that is specially designed for them. You can add more to the menu with your creativity. Something like confetti’s or cone shaped snacks could be also added to add to the vast menu.

A Unicorn Horn For Every Guest

Normal cone shaped big hats are quite famous things these days when it comes to parties. Why not design them in a way that’d suit your party theme. It’s incredibly easy and can be done within hours at the expense of your own working table. All you need is a glittery hard paper and a ribbon of your choice. You’re good to go. Make horns of vivid colors, or one specific color according to your choice, and distribute them amongst the guests in the party. Wouldn’t your child feel of being in a wonderland with so many unicorns?

Unicorn Piñata

Making a piñata in the shape of a unicorn is quite an intriguing idea. It isn’t that difficult and there are so many DIY tutorials that would assist you for the same. Fill the unicorns with chocolates, toys, and whatever you think kids might love. Host a game to get the piñata broken, and let the children enjoy the chocolates and other things filled within the piñatas. Wouldn’t it replicate one of the stories where unicorns sacrifice themselves to give sheer joy and happiness to their princes/princesses?

Unicorn-driven party decorations

Unicorns are found in fairylands, and you could give your home the feel of a wonderland for your child’s birthday party. Girls are going to love this set-up which would make them feel like fairies. Also, shapes of horns can replace the regular wall-hangings. Photo-booths having beautiful unicorn printouts and crowns can also add to the enticement of the kids. In case you manage to pull the set up, make sure you arrange a crown for when she/he cuts the cake. It would not only give you pictures to remember but would also make him/her feel royal.

Unicorn Party Props

Now that you know the perfect set-up you need to create, and the cake you need to bake, it is time you add a few props to intensify the entire theme. Props aren’t that hard to make. Rather, you can make them in your house. All you need is to devote some time to do the crafts. You can unicorns, horns, crowns, and anything that is related and suit the party theme. Masks can do the trick too. Kids love playing with new props, and this would add to the minute detailing to make the party look perfect.

Unicorn-themed Invitations

In case you want to give a fair idea for your guests so as to what is going to happen at the party, you can get the invitations printed with unicorns and fairytale stuff on it. Add a dash of gold and glitter to make the invitation look royal. Your child will love the efforts you’re putting to host a party of a kind. All these efforts are going to be remembered for years to come.

Costume Party

Well, costume parties are common yet very effective. Getting dressed to a particular theme itself is an extraordinary experience. You can request all your guests to dress like fairies, princesses, princes, and everything related to the wonderland. You can prepare your kid like his favorite character in the fairytales and see the magic when everyone gathers. Trust us, just with people being dressed like highnesses would make your backyard feel like a wonderland. Your kid wouldn’t thank you enough for hosting such an amazing party.

Grand Entry On A Horse

If you manage to pull this out, your kid is going to love every second of that day. Organize a beautiful well-groomed horse, host the party in the backyard and let your child make an entry to the cake table on his horse. To add to the effect, you can add a ribbon-like horn to the horse to make it look like a unicorn. Also, he/she dressed like a royalty would add to the entire set-up. A grand entry that is cheered and clapped by several guests would make him/her feel extremely special.

Pin the horn on the Unicorn Game

Kids love to play games at birthday parties, especially when hosted by the birthday kid’s family and topped with rewards. The pin the horn on the unicorn game may be an old one, but it still has the same thrill, fun, and enticement required to get the party going. Watch the kids put horns all over the poor unicorn’s picture and enjoy the sport with the kids. Don’t forget to give a special gift to the kid who was the closest to put the horn in the right place.

Unicorn Party Paper Plates and Cutlery

The stage is set, the cake is ready, and the theme almost looks perfect with the above ideas, but what can make the theme perfect are the paper plates and glasses that have the unicorns engraved on it. The tiny signs of unicorns of paper plates would beautify the entire set-up. After all, most of the pictures would feature these plates and glasses in the background or into the hands of the people. Unicorn party paper plates are easily available in the market. Or else you can browse online for some pictures, and stick them yourself behind the plates and on the glasses.

Unicorn stickers

The stage is set, the cake is ready, and the theme almost looks perfect with the above ideas, but what can make the theme perfect are the paper plates and glasses that have the unicorns engraved on it. The tiny signs of unicorns of paper plates would beautify the entire set-up. After all, most of the pictures would feature these plates and glasses in the background or into the hands of the people. Unicorn party paper plates are easily available in the market. Or else you can browse online for some pictures, and stick them yourself behind the plates and on the glasses.

Unicorn Dress

Either dress her/him like a knight in a shiny armor or find a dress that has a unicorn graphic on it. It would fit the occasion perfectly and would also relish her/his love for unicorns. Unicorns in the house, in the backyard, on the walls, and last but not the least on her/his t-shirt or a frock, it would look perfect. And as years pass by, the pictures of these days would bring a bright smile on your and your child’s face.

Return Gift Gift-bags

Appreciating their presence and time is one beautiful way to thank your guests for having made it to the party. If at any chance you have got the party idea bang on, you can leave your guests with the taste of the party theme even at the end. You can place your return gifts in unicorn themed bags. That wouldn’t just look beautiful on the table, but also will reflect upon your efforts. Kids present at the party would be so ecstatic about receiving the gifts with such fancy bags.

We listed down almost everything that could be done in a unicorn-themed party. If by any chance you ran through any different idea while going through our list, you can share your thoughts with us in the comments section. It isn’t that easy to host a unicorn theme party or in that case any themed party but if you plan it right, and put your 100% in it, you get the results you desire. Such parties can leave a huge mark on our children’s heart. They can possibly know that their parents can touch the burning sun to get them their desired happiness. So if the birthday is near and the unicorn is the theme on your mind, then above ideas are perfect, feasible, and easy to pull off without getting into much of haste.