Children's Party Food Boxes Ideas
If you are looking for some inspiration for your child's next party, here are some great ideas for children's party food boxes!
- Pizza Party
- Movie Night
- Beach Party
Include some mini pizzas in your child's party food box! You can even get creative and make some fun pizza toppings like pepperoni hearts or mini marshmallows.
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Popcorn is always a hit at parties, so why not include it in your child's party food box? You can even get creative and make some fun popcorn flavors like chocolate or caramel.
Pack up some sandwiches, fruits, and snacks in a picnic basket and let your child's imagination run wild!
Don't forget the sunscreen! Include some healthy snacks and drinks in your child's party food box, like fruits and vegetable sticks with dip, water bottles, and more.
Funnel cakes, cotton candy, and snow cones are always a hit at carnivals! Include these sweet treats in your child's party food box for a fun and festive treat.
For a fun and easy party food, fill some lunchboxes or paper bags with a variety of sandwiches.
Bear in mind the age of the kids these are being served to and go for staple favourites such as:
- Peanut butter and jelly
- Cheese and pickle
- Ham and cheese
- Tuna mayo
- Egg mayo
- Chicken salad
- Chocolate and banana
If you want to get really creative, turn the sandwiches into different shapes, animal, etc. - these are bound to go down a storm!
If kids had it their way, they would live off of snacks, so that would always be something to include when putting together a party food box for them. Try these:
- Fruit snacks
- Vegetable sticks with dip
- Cheese cubes
For a healthier option, you could also include some fruit and vegetable sticks in the mix.
Who doesn't love cake?! Here are some fun ideas to include in your child's party food box:
- Mini pies
- Fruit tarts
There are endless possibilities when it comes to cake, so let your imagination run wild! Just make sure to include a variety of options to please everyone.
For a special treat, include some of these in your child's party food box:
- Temporary tattoos
Treats don't have to come in the form of food; stickers, temporary tattoos, a small toy, or some form of stationery (pen/pencil, eraser, etc.)should do the trick!
Hot food selection
If you're looking to include some hot food options in your child's party food box, these are some great ideas:
- Mini pizzas
- Chicken nuggets
- Fish fingers
- Mini quiches
- Mini burgers
- Ham/cheese toasties
- Sausage rolls
Just remember to include some napkins or wet wipes for the inevitable mess!
No party is complete without some drinks, so make sure to include some in your child's party food box. Water, juice, and soda are always crowd pleasers, but you could also get creative and make some fun drinks like punches or smoothies. Just make sure to have a variety of options to please everyone.
Handy Tips & Tricks:
Catering to a room full of 6-year olds can be daunting because everyone will have an opinion on what and how much they want to eat or drink. The key is to provide a variety of options so that there is something for everyone.
Check in with the birthday kid; they may have certain ideas of what they want on the day and that is a really good place to start... after all, everyone will be there because of them!
Think outside the "food box" - not everything has to come in a box or container. If you're stuck for ideas, ask around or do a quick search online. There are tons of great ideas out there to help make your child's party food box the best one yet!
It is also a good idea to check in with other parents regarding any allergies, intolerances, or picky eaters before finalising any food selections. This will help avoid any drama on the day of the party.
Creating a children's party food box is a great way to ensure that everyone will have something to eat and drink on the big day.
There are endless possibilities when it comes to what you can include, so let your imagination run wild!
Just make sure to provide a variety of options for kids of all ages and dietary needs. If you're stuck for ideas, ask around or do a quick search online - the internet is full of ideas of what to include in a party food box!
All in all, party food boxes are a fun and easy way to give your guests something to snack on without having to worry about anything else. Plus, they’re the perfect way to show off your creative side!
Have you ever tried making party food boxes? If so, we would love to hear about your experience in the comments below.