My son’s fourth birthday party was a huge success!!! It could not have worked our any better than it did, and most importantly he LOVED it. He had about 11 friends plus a few siblings and the Arvada Fire Station number 7 send over a pumper engine so when the kids arrived they were greeted by three awesome fire fighters!!! I created a few games which I saw on Pinterest and my son even helped with them.
First game was Flame Bean Bag Toss:
To make this game I used a 20″X30″ sheet of foam core board. Cut three circles then painted with acrylic paint. I made the bean bags with some gingham fabric and filled with small white beans.
I created the fire hydrant ring toss by taking a large oatmeal container as the main base. The top is a bowl I purchased as a set at the dollar store. The two arms are toilet paper rolls which were cut in half. the fronts are spools from ribbons with bottle tops from waters. The top of the fire hydrant is a spool on the right and a top to a vitamin container on left. I then spay painted the whole thing in red. I used foam insulation from the hardware store to make the rings.I created two fire trucks from boxes I picked up at Costco. The only issue was I had to close in one of the sides. I then spray painted them red. The tires and head lights are plates. The siren lights are cups. The ladder and windshield are poster board. I used a bit of ribbon to work as a strap enabling them to wear the fire trucks.
Here is the birthday boy having fun playing in the fire truck.
Here is the cake I created based off a Betty Crocker tutorial. I also made cupcakes and swirled the frosting in yellow, orange and red to look like flames.
These were the treat bags for the kids. The fire fighter tag was cut using a SVG with my Silhouette. I designed two last cards to go along with this party one was for my son on his birthday and the others are thank you cards for all the gifts.