How to Organise a Sweet Party for Your Child
As birthdays approach, many parents feel a little overwhelmed by the prospect of organising a children’s party. However, with a quick visit to a lolly shop, Perth parents may feel revitalised and embrace the concept of a sweet party.
The main challenge of organising a children’s party is that there are a great many limitations to the drinks, food and activities. Most children will not appreciate the food you may prepare for adult gatherings. However, moving the party to a fast food restaurant or children themed venue can be a very costly expense. Fortunately, a sweet party can be a great way to keep costs low and create an enjoyable experience for your child and their friends.
The primary consideration of creating an excellent children’s party is to think activities. You are probably well aware of the activities and games your child enjoys, but it is worth asking what games and activities they enjoyed at other children’s birthday celebrations. While you may wish to provide some “real” food such as sandwiches and birthday cake, you can create a real hit with children with a range of different sweets and candies. You only need to check out the range of products available at lolly buffet supplies to get some inspiration for game prizes, activities and attractions for the party. In fact when you visit a lolly shop Perth parents may be pleasantly surprised at the range of inexpensive options available.
One great way to showcase the sweets is to create a park atmosphere in your garden. You can create a mobile stall for all their favourite sweets and have a barbeque or hot dogs to serve the children and complete the fairground ambiance. If you have the room and budget, you could also consider hiring a bouncy castle for the children to play on. This will keep the children entertained while you are preparing the food and drinks to serve. You can even create a birthday cake and decorations to match the park or fairground theme, with pictures of zoo animals or clowns. Most supermarkets feature these themes on their birthday cakes, so you wouldn’t even incur the expense of having a custom cake commissioned.
The great thing with this type of sweet party is that it is totally flexible to manage any dietary needs of the children. For example, if there is a vegetarian child among the group, you can easily serve veggie burgers or hotdogs. Of course, you will need to check with the parents to ensure that there are no dietary issues with serving certain food choices. Some parents may prefer that you not offer carbonated soft drinks, but it is relatively simple to create a colourful fruit juice punch which will look and taste great. Additionally, since all the activities are outdoors, you will not need to worry about valuables and flooring inside the house being damaged by over enthusiastic children.
If you are in need of sweet treats for your child’s birthday party or other lolly buffet supplies, contact us. We are one of the best lolly shops, Perth has to offer. We have three locations throughout the Perth area and a full online store. Our team would be delighted to help you to decide on the best sweet treats to make your child’s party a birthday to remember.