A Carnival / Circus Themed Birthday Party Could also paint ships on the balls and paint the guns black for pirate theme

A Carnival / Circus Themed Birthday Party

Sometimes, we just rummage through our house to see what we could possibly re-use for our theme months. In order for me to be a stay at home mom, we have to stick to a tight budget. So using things … Continued

State Fair Month: Simple Carnival Games

Balloon Hockey - with great ideas for a simple hockey stick too!

Balloon Hockey - Balloons are always a favourite for the kids so we always have a supply. Great idea for a new game to play with them this winter!

Frisbee Tic Tac Toe - Life With 4 Boys: 10 Camping Games for Outdoor Fun!

Frisbee Tic Tac Toe Get a shower curtain from Dollar Tree and we use cheap tape to make a Tic Tac Toe grid. Set 6 frisbees out and have the kids stand behind a line. Use a Dollar tree shower curtain

fun game! (could turn it into a math game too...darn the teacher in me...)

Cute bucket toss idea for carnival party. It's Written on the Wall: 22 Fun Halloween Games, Treats and Ideas for your Halloween Party

Ramblings From Utopia: DIY: Pool Noodle Race Track

Gotta make this for my kids this summer! Ramblings From Utopia: DIY: Pool Noodle Race Track. Would even work in basement on a rainy day!

24' Parachute - 5-Star Review - "Kids Camp Coordinator" from Bel Air, MD says "We have used this for games and also hung it from the ceiling of our room to create the illusion of a big top circus tent. It was great for both! The construction is sturdy, and it has it's own storage bag."

The smiles and laughter of the children as they delight in playing with a large, colorful parachute is testimony to how much fun parachute games are! Parachute play can be effectively combined with musical play for added enjoyment and learning.

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