Top 10 Pirate Party ideas!

Posted On July, 06 2013

Ahoy there mateys! Are you thinking of throwing a pirate party for your special little boy or girl?

I have compiled some gorgeous pirate party ideas, from pirate invitations and  pirate party supplies to beautiful candy buffets and party games.

Here we go!

Top 10 Pirate Party ideas

1. Pirate Invitations from us, Hoot Invitations

Every party starts with a fabulous invitation, set the tone with these cute pirate invites!

Paper Eskimo Pirate Party InvitationHiPP Pirate Invitation


2. Walk the Plank Game!

Here’s an easy DIY Walk the Plank game! Set up a balance beam for the little pirates to walk along. Use Pillows to break the fall.

walk the plank pirate game

Photography by: Lily+THEW Photography


3. Beautiful Matching Pirate Party Supplies

Black and White Pirate Party Supplies

Paper eskimo Black Tie NapkinPirate party Baking Cup, Cupcake Wrapper

Red and White Pirate Party Supplies

Pirate party cup Red Stripe  Pirate party plate candy cane red stripe

4. Dress Up!

Grab your pirate hat, bandana, eye patch and even a moustache for a very good time!

Pirate Party costumes

Source: Hostess with the Mostess


5. Dig for Treasure

Get your little pirates to dig for treasure in a sand pit. Fill it with “treasure” rings, necklaces, gold coins and give the kids a map showing how many of each they need to collect.

treasure hunt

Source: The Fickle Pickle


6. X Marks the Spot!

Pop a great big ‘X’ on your letterbox or front door to mark the start of the pirate party

x marks the spot


7.  Loot Bags!

Fill them up with Gold Chocolate Coins

Pirate Party Loot Bags

8. Pirate Themed Candy Buffet

Check out these gorgeous pirate party candy tables for some inspiration…

Pirate Party candy Buffet Lolly table

Source: Two Sugar Babies


Pirate Party table ideas

Source: Kara’s Party Ideas

Pirate Party dessert table

Source: Hostess with the Mostess

9. Cookies & Cake Pops 

Try your hand (not your hook 🙂 ) at making some pirate themed cake pops and cookies.

Here are some beautiful examples for inspiration

Pirate Party Cupcakes

Source: Kara’s Party Ideas

Pirate Ship cake pops

Source: Two Sugar Babies

Pirate party Marshmallow Pops

Source: Hostess with the Mostess

10. Make a cardboard pirate ship – photo booth

Grab your pirate costume props and get set for a swashbuckling adventure on your own cardboard pirate ship!

Cardboard Pirate Ship

Source: Kates Creative Space

Cardboard pirate ship

Source: Hostess with the mostess



I’d love to see what you do at your pirate party! Submit your photos here and you can be featured on the blog



Lace Princess Party Crowns

Posted On July, 06 2013

I came across this fabulous princess party project at Girl. Inspired.

Lace Princess Crowns. This is a gorgeous DIY project you can do with your little princess, and I absolutely love the final results!

Lace, glittery dress up’s that are sure to be used for years to come.

Take a look!

DIY Lace Princess Crowns

You can find full instructions here


You may also be interested in our party invitations and princess party supplies for your event.

Party Supplies Hoot Invitations