If you are looking for a fun and cheerful theme for a kid’s birthday party, why not go bananas and make it a monkey party? After all, kids love monkey and so do many adults. If your little monkey is always into mischief, a monkey birthday theme may be the perfect choice for celebrating his or her first birthday. The lighthearted monkey theme offers lots of room for creativity in choosing your decorations, cake, and birthday party activities. There are a lot of ideas that you could do in making a monkey theme. Firstly, you got to buy a lot of monkey dolls. Of course you need that. Could you imagine how a birthday party with monkey theme without monkey dolls? Then, you could make a monkey themed cake, or food like banana split. It would be fun and cute for having a monkey cake. Monkey clip art is also fabulous. This is a simple thing that you could share to everyone as favors. Then, you could make monkey birthday invitations. Monkey birthday invitations will give an interesting impression.
Decorations set the stage for a successful first birthday celebration. If your child has any monkey stuffed animals or monkey themed board books, dig out these items to use as the basis for your party decorations. Don’t forget to include bananas from your child’s play food set as well. If your child has a set of alphabet magnets, use them to spell out fun sayings like “Monkey Around” or “Monkey See, Monkey Do” throughout the room. Start with a color scheme. Yellow, brown, and white are all perfect colors to use for decorating a monkey birthday party. If the party is for a girl, you can also add the color pink to the color scheme or if the party is for a boy, add the color blue. Hang up green balloons and streamers around the main room where the party will be held to make it look like a jungle. You can also hang monkey stuffed animals and cardboard cutouts from the ceiling to add to the jungle effect. Tie brown and green raffia table skirts around your tables. And, of course accent your homemade decorations with monkey party supplies, like plates, cups and napkins. No birthday party is complete without cake. A monkey cake is essential for a birthday party. There are a few options for cakes for a monkey party. First, you can make a cake in the shape of a monkey. This is ambitious and requires multiple cakes to be cut and reshaped in the shape of a monkey. Another option is a round cake that has a monkey face on it. You can use frosting or toppings such as brown M&Ms to create the face. A third option is to make a sheet cake. You can top the sheet cake with an image of a monkey, a jungle scene or something else you think your child would like. As an alternative to monkey cake, you can make monkey cupcakes.