Barnyard Party

Old MacDonald had a farm... And on this farm he had a party fit for a down-home birthday boy or girl

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Barnyard Party

Barnyard Party

For this down-home party, dress up the space with down-home elements like burlap, yarn and gingham. Build a barnyard out of cake, or dress cupcakes in simple gingham. Let guests feast on a fruit- and veggie-filled menu, before engaging in some fresh-air fun.

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Barnyard Cake

Barnyard Cake

Stand frosted animal crackers on mounds of green-tinted coconut. Then build a fence with pretzel sticks and icing to create this cool cake your little animal lover will adore.

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Gingham Cupcakes

Gingham Cupcakes

Red gingham wrappers and bright flags look fresh from the farm.

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Farm-Fresh Fare

Farm-Fresh Fare

The menu included pigs in a blanket, "pasta pigtales" (pasta salad), watermelon on a stick, a veggie patch and chicken nuggets.

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Rustic Wreath

Rustic Wreath

A burlap-wrapped wreath frame gets a homespun look from a mini pennant garland and a yarn-wrapped birthday number.

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Farm Fun

Farm Fun

Get guests outside for potato sack races, a ring toss and of course, duck, duck, goose. If you're hosting the party on a farm, a hay ride across the property is a must-do!

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Barnyard Bubbles

Barnyard Bubbles

Custom "Baa-Baa-Baables" labels gave standard bubbles a barnyard makeover.