Donut Party

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A donut themed birthday party has endless possibilities when it comes to fun activities to entertain a room full of kids hopped up on sugar! We have gathered a ton of fun ideas to help you host the sweetest birthday party ever!

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  • Have a Donut Decorating Party – Buy cake donuts for each of your guests to decorate. Have different flavors of frosting and yummy toppings (sprinkles, mini chocolate chips, mini m&ms, coconut, crushed up cookies, etc) After the kids have created their delicious masterpiece give awards for most creative, best flavor combination, & best overall.
  • Donut Bookmark Craft by Red Ted Art’s Blog
  • DIY Donut Necklace by Brite and Bubbly
  • Donut Bath Bombs by Club Crafted
  • Donut Sock Craft by Life with Moore Babies
  • Donut Themed Playdough by The Art Kit Blog
  • Bobbing for Donuts by The Chic Site
  • Donut Ring Toss Game by Kid Friendly Things to Do

This adorable donut pool float from Amazon is perfect for a game of Human Donut Ring Toss

  • Donut Ornament Decorating

Paint Pens for decorating Donut Ornaments

Party Planning Tip- set up stations for each activity. As kids finish one they can move on to the next. Provide a party favor bag for all of the goodies they make throughout the party!

Treats & Eats

Donut Trail Mix Recipe

Get creative with this tasty donut trail mix recipe. You can even have a trail mix station where kids can create their own mix. It also makes a great addition to the goodie bags!

  • 4 cups of your favorite O shaped cereal (Fruit Loops, Fruit Flavored Cheerios, Oreo Cereal)
  • Funfetti Popcorn – This recipe from Sugar and Cloth is delicious!
  • Circle shaped pretzels

Decorations & Supplies

Sprinkle Rimmed Glasses

Goodie Bags

Party Planning Tip-Many of the craft activities can double as a party favor which is a great way to cut down on cost.

Donut Box for Goodie Bags

Gift Ideas

Gonuts for Donuts

Fast paced card game for the whole family!

Baby Cakes Mini Donut Maker

This is a great gift for a budding baker!

Twin Cities Donut Shops

Glam Doll Donuts – Minneapolis

Yo Yo Donuts – Minnetonka

Angel Food – Minneapolis

  • Angel Food has the option to order letter shaped donuts. Order your child’s name or donuts that say “Happy Birthda”

Related Links and Resources

Twin Cities Birthday Party Venues

Places to get Free Birthday Treats

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