Every parent wants to make their child’s birthday a day filled with fun, surprises, and, of course, cake! With only one time a year to truly go all out, you want to make your kid’s party unforgettable. Why not spice up your little ones’ fantastic day with a fun and fabulous themed party? Themes are a great way to liven up a classic party, and there are some very funky ones on offer! We at Little Steps have found the trendiest and coolest themes of 2023, all so that you can create a unique and awesome day for your kiddo. From classic themes such as Disney, pirate and unicorn, to crazier themes like llama and flamingo, we’ve got all the resources for you below, check it out!
Little Nature Wanderlust provides a unique birthday party experience for your little ones, from six months to six years. From sensory play and fine motor skills activities to creative art, dress up plus sing and dance experiences, their skilled educators will provide a fun and memorable experience for all involved!
Little Nature Wanderlust, +852 6992 2967, barbie@littlenaturewanderlust.
What’s more cute than a fluffy bunny? A bunny party! With Luscious Picnics any theme is possible, and in this case it was the birthday girl’s favourite animal! This hopping mad party featured bunny decorations, bunny cake, bunny party favors and party props! Best of all is that all their decorations are eco-friendly and reusable, so you can celebrate in style over and over. Every theme is a dream, contact Luscious Picnics to make it possible!
Luscious Picnics, +852 9769 2563, lusciouspicnicshongkong@gmail.
Have a beach-themed party with Lavulous Workshop, an ideal kids' party where everyone is invited to get creative. You can design and build your own Flip Flops into wonderful and fashion-forward designs completely unique to your style! The ultimate themed party for any occasion - birthdays, team-building, charitable events, and more.
Lavulous Workshop, Kiosk 2, Peek-A-Boo at The Pulse, 28 Beach Road, Repulse Bay, Hong Kong, +852 9753 0556, lavulousworkshop@gmail.
Imagine your child’s delight when they come face to face with a real-life mermaid. Purple Turtle’s mermaid character will take your child on an adventure, providing them with a once-in-a-lifetime experience. For those looking to get a real sea adventure, Ocean Park's dolphin encounter is a hit for kids aged 8+ where they feed and hug these amazing animals. For edutainment, you could arrange a visit to the Maritime Museum followed by a party at Cafe 8 next door (it has a fantastic outdoor terrace. Simply Love has adorable tableware and banner for mermaid-themed parties. Partytime has an awesome mermaid piñata and plenty of extras including balloons and mermaid-themed party wear. Swoon Soirees has a fantastic decor selection and shell goodie bags.
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To infinity and beyond! Make your kid’s party out of this world with an intergalactic space theme, full of rocket ships, astronauts, and intriguing aliens! Parteezi have the perfect outer space set, including pens, erasers, puffy space stickers, and more, that will all fit into a perfect party bag for your kids and their friends! Simply Love has incredible rocket ship centerpieces, ‘dizzy danglers’, children’s hats, and pretty much all you could need for a fully decked-out space-themed party! Partytime has the cutest space shuttle pinatas and foil balloons.
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Flamingos are some of the cutest animals, and they have become all the craze now at birthday parties! Brighten up the room with adorable pink and yellow flamingo-themed decorations. Your little ones can even stand on one leg and pretend to be a part of the family! Partytime provides pinatas, snow globes, balloons, and plate and napkin sets. Get giant flamingo pinatas and AirWalkers at Simply Love.
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Mickey Mouse is one of the world's most recognizable characters and just an icon of the happiness that cartoons bring into our existence. And this all-time classic has become quite popular with regard to birthday themes this year. To get your own merch, check out the Mickey balloons at Toys 'R' Us and this insane collection of Mickey merch at Matteo Party (direct your direction to the classic headband and these amazing costumes!!!) will, therefore, fit into any birthday party, but especially if you take your party kiddo to feast on Chef Mickey's delicacies at Disney's Hollywood Hotel!
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Llama continues to be the trendy creature in town! Stock up on these adorable cups, plates, napkins, banners, and balloons at Partytime! Need more decoration ideas? No prob-llama! They have some gorgeous string lights too. Add a few cactuses, vividly colored solid balloons, and some pompom garlands to your decor and you’ll be all set! Amazon also has everything you need llama related, from removable tattoos to cake toppers and piñatas!
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Although some might argue that unicorn theme is so 2018, pastel colors are hugely popular this year unicorns match that color palette perfectly. So for those who are still hooked on the unicorn theme visit the gorgeous Swoon which offers cake toppers, unicorn balloons, plates, cups, and party bags too. Unicorn-themed cake pops, donuts, cakes, and more - these cake companies will handle it! Partytime has a slew of pinatas including an awesome Unicorn (you can pick up candy to stuff it here too)!
Want more unicorn games, ideas, cake inspiration? Click here for our unicorn party board on the Little Steps Pinterest Page!
Getting back to the classics, a Dr Seuss theme is perfect for a dress-up party! Let your kiddo and all their friends dress up as their favorite, wacky Dr Seuss character, such as Thing One and Thing Two, Cindy Lou Who, The Cat In The Hat and even The Grinch. Get your wild costumes in the Lanes on Pottinger Street, they definitiely offer any costume you could think of. For a great Cat In The Hat costume, see Fishpond's kids costume. Also check out their Cat In The Hat balloons!
Fishpond Cat In The Hat Kids Costume, www.fishpond.com.hk/Toys/Dr-Seuss-Cat-Hat-Kids-Costume-Elope-Inc
Fishpond Cat In The Hat Balloons, www.fishpond.com.hk
Need a princess or prince to visit? Princess Pandora is always a treat. Elsa has gained its popularity once more with part 2 coming out in 2019. From Frozen and other Disney Princesses, book up through Purple Turtle. Need a castle, Bouncy Kids has you covered. For a cool venue - head to Disneyland's Bibbity Bobbidi Boutique where little ones can transform into their favorite princesses. For Princess pinatas, head to Partytime. For cheap party bags, Parteezi offers affordable options. For cute DIY activities, Seedling has designed your own crowns and more. For little ones, you can hire a plastic castle from Dreams Party.
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By now, everyone must have heard the baby shark song! This classic kids' song has become a staple in many children’s lives, so what better way to give the kids what they love than having it as a party theme? Get adorable baby shark cups and plates from Simply Love.
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Have a modern and trendy party theme with emoji characters! Emojis have always been an online craze, everyone uses them in texts and they are super fun and expressive! Get your emoji on with emoji cups, plates, napkins, and balloons from Simply Love. They even have hilarious emoji photo booth props, such as the funny poop emoji and the heart emoji! Partytime has great foil balloons of all the most popular emoji characters, and also provides confetti, paper cutouts, and candles. For emoji balloon bouquets galore, check out Amazon's offerings!
Jungle theme parties are very trendy this year with new Jungle Book coming out on Netflix. If your kid is a little more adventurous and wants a proper animal party then reach out to Jurassic Garage. From creepy crawlies to fluffy ducks, with a large variety of animals from all over the world, they can accommodate kids of different ages and preferences. Snap up some safari balloons at Simply Love. They also have tableware and more decor. Get some Mowgli Balloon bouquets at Amazon. For warm days, you can rent out the Jungle Jane boat - a sure hit on the water.
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Gather your little chef and friends for a private cooking class. They will have a blast tossing, rolling, and baking at their very own private party at The Patsy or The Mixing Bowl. Choose between a Cake Jam, Bake Jam, Pizza Jam, and Cupcake Jam at Complete Deelite. Or head to FRITES for some cookie decorating parties which is also a favorite for kids big and small! Baking Maniac offers private birthday parties, bridal showers, baby showers, or any special occasion baking workshops! Top it off with personalized aprons from online party supplier The Party Boutique.
The pirate theme is definitely a classic and will never go out of fashion, this year treasure hunts are a popular theme and they go excellently with pirates. Pick up fun pirate accessories (for kids and parents!) on good ‘ole Pottinger Street or online from Swoon Soirees. Create your own Treasure Map, and leave clues at home or at the park a day ahead. Board Aqua Luna's cruise to Stanley and on arrival, complete the day at the pirate ship playground in Stanley Plaza (free)! For pirate coins and pinatas, Simply Love has you sorted. Need a cool pirate to entertain your gang, Pirate Pete is your man. Treasure Island on Lantau offers an awesome Pirate Birthday Party package complete with a famous treasure hunt. Arrrrrgggh ya ready?! Let's go, captain...
Outdoor theme birthday parties are very popular this year with the little ones. For adventurous kids, look no further than organizing with Treasure Island on Lantau! Depending on the age group of your explorers, your party can be tailored accordingly, including relay races, birthday games, kayaking, and surfing to name a few. If you just don't want it to end, overnight packages are also available! Or contact Backyard Gang who can throw your kiddo and friends an awesome outdoor party or even outdoor movie screening. Another fun outdoor adventure option is to head to Shek O where you can rent kids surf gear and organize a beach picnic.
Treasure Island, Pui O Beach, Chi Ma Wan Peninsula, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, +852 2546 3543, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.treasureislandhk.com
The Backyard Gang, thebackyardgang.com
Surfing In Shek O, www.littlestepsasia.com/hong-kong/articles/play/surfing-big-wave-bay-shek-o
Superheroes are all the rage with so many action-packed superhero blockbusters coming on the silver screen this year! Lucky for you, Superheroes are very popular so finding decorations, characters, and games is easier. If you are looking to take the party up a notch, hire a Mechanical Man from Purple Turtle - he is big, strong, and impressive. They also have a very cool Spiderman!
You can now have real-life dinosaurs at your next party! Hireasaurus brings your imagination to life with their realistic dinosaur creatures complete with the Dino keepers in safari gear! This adventurous addition to the party scene in Hong Kong will wow the kids. Get all your dinosaur decorations online from Swoon Soirees and Partytime. Want to spend the night with the dinosaurs, book the Dinosaur themed room at Gold Coast Hotel for the ultimate slumber party. Want a free venue? Check out Hong Kong's very own - dinosaur playground in the New Territories. You can also buy a plastic pool, fill it with sand, and create your own dino dig. It will be a hit for hours.
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A theme that caught the Little Steps team off guard was the donut theme that has got quite the search online this year. So if your kiddo is fashion-forward and wants this theme for their birthday, then head over to Matteo Party for the awesome party Donut Shoppe Truck Photo Booth Prop so that everyone can take some great birthday snaps. Or check out Amara for their beautiful pink and baby blue placemats. Amazon is always a great go-to for big packs, they have a great donut theme Party Supplies Pack for 16 little donut enthusiasts. And what would the party be without actual delicious donuts, check out the Top Donut Shops list down below?
Throw a fun science birthday party with Science Workshop where they will lead loads of hands-on science activities. Age-specific activities for kids aged 4 and up include making cotton candy and ice cream, building airplanes, and making slime. The Science Explorer is also a hit with kids and pre-teens. For LEGO brick-building parties, Bricks4Kidz is awesome. Want LEGO man to join the fun? The Purple Turtle can arrange it for you.
Intimate, cozy, implying snacks and unlimited time, the sleepover party is the timeless party theme classic and a frequent favorite. You can always opt for the ultra-customizable and money-saving stay-at-home option, but we advise you to take a peek at our fresh guide to 10 unique sleepover parties in Hong Kong which put an adventurous twist on the old classic. These overnight adventures range from sleeping under the sea through camping indoors to sleeping under the stars and are guaranteed to bring the party-goers closer to each other and their unique surroundings!
ArtCrafters Birthday Party Package, www.activekidshk.com
Ice Skating Party, www.megaice.com.hk
TikiTiki Bowling Party, www.tikitiki.hk
Fairy Party, www.swoonxoxo.com
Dragon Party, www.jumpingcastles.com.hk
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