Under the Stars – Kid’s Camping Party

Hello, Party People!

We are so excited about adding a blog component to our website. We gather you landed here because you love throwing a good party, so we’re pretty sure that already makes us friends. Welcome! Check back often as we fill this space with our favorite birthday party ideas & DIY tips for making sure your event rocks. If you’d like to see your child’s Bang & Boom party featured on our blog, please be in touch. We love seeing how you put your own special spin on our creations!
With that said, how do you throw a city girl the “great outdoors” party of her dreams? Lizzi’s daughter, Camila, turned 7 years old last winter and all she really wanted to do was go camping. But between the freezing temperature outside & their home base in New York City, a camp out just wasn’t going to happen. Not to be deterred, Lizzi & Gaby got their creative juices flowing, & Under the Stars was born. With activities like “Make Your Own Dream Catcher” & a scavenger hunt in their nearby park, the kids had an awesome time. Check out some photos from Camila’s special day! Trail mix never looked so good.
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Every Bang & Boom party comes with a special t-shirt for the birthday girl or boy, & in this case, a tee pee design fits the theme perfectly! Lizzi made personalized gift bags for the guests & every child took home an Adventurer’s Camping Lantern.

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The rustic, outdoorsy theme was surprisingly easy to carry throughout the party. A scavenger hunt is a great way to get kids outdoors & using their thinking caps!

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Trail mix makes a perfect snack for kids to enjoy during the party. Lizzi’s included almonds, dried cranberries, banana chips, cashews & dried mango.

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It’s the little touches that make a party memorable. So whatever you do, don’t feed the bears!

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The scene is set. Check back soon for Lizzi & Gaby’s tee pee tutorial!

Head over to the Shop to buy the Under the Stars box now.

 

Until next time…

Sending happy birthday wishes,

Lizzi & Gaby