Shoot for an unforgettable party for your MVP – the birthday boy – and his friends. The road to victory is paved with our Basketball Party Ideas for games, party favors, snacks and more!
Boost team spirit with a personalized message, such as: "Are you game? Let's shoot some hoops to celebrate Sean's birthday!" Party City will print your custom invitations and ship them to you in five short days.
Include a basketball tattoo with the invitation and ask each invitee to sport it on the big day. That way, only the birthday boy's all-stars gain entry! Don't forget a bit of confetti for a party touch.
Take your Basketball party invitation to the next level: Punch a hole in the corner of the envelope and tie on a party favor like a Basketball Mini Whistle. It's a tiny tip-in that wins major points!
Alley-oop! A custom thank you note is the perfect play after a successful party. Just use Party City's super-easy card generator to add a personal message to your cards and we'll ship them to you within five days.
Party-goers will love to have a photo with the birthday MVP. Slip one in with a Basketball Thank You Note so that they can have an instant replay of the party any day!
No one can resist this classic game! Fill one of our pinatas with sweets, toys and noisemakers and let the whole team take a swing at it. Don't forget the favor bags so that each party-goer can take home his loot!
You can't go wrong with a favor bar! Set up a platter filled with fan gear and let the birthday boy and his teammates gear up with Basketball Mini Whistles, wristbands and more. Don't forget the party bags so that they can take home their picks!
What's a party without party favors? Fill a basketball cup with Basketball party favors like pencils, bounce balls and themed candy. Wrap it up into a neat package and your little champs are sure to be bouncing with excitement!
A hand-decorated ball favor container is perfect for a basketball-themed birthday. Pack it full of balls, whistles and even bubbles to keep the fun going into overtime!
Deck out the home court in our Basketball party decorations. Go wild with banners, cutouts, basketball balloons and much more. Check out more decorating ideas below to round out the party room.
Match basketball plates, cups and napkins for a winning table setting. Small award trophies double as table decorations and party favors!
The birthday boy can play the role of team captain in his favorite basketball jersey. With sunglasses and a basketball whistle, he will rock a real pro look.
Does the birthday boy already have a special birthday outfit picked out? Offer him an assist with great birthday accessories, such as a brightly-colored award ribbon.
Gain the home-court advantage! Your little athletes will be ready to hit the floor when they're equipped with Basketball Mini Whistles.
Bake the MVP's favorite cake in sports-themed baking cups and decorate the cupcakes with orange and brown icing to look just like basketballs. With Basketball Birthday Candles as a finishing touch, these sweet treats will make any fan stand up and cheer!
Athletes need to exercise their creativity, too! Lay out iced cupcakes along with colorful sprinkles and color mists. Each party guest can let his imagination go coast to coast!
Serve smothered hot dogs and spicy jalapeno nachos with a side of fresh fruit for an energy-boosting, hunger-satisfying meal. Make sure plenty of Basketball napkin are on hand for the players to keep their uniforms pristine!
Your party-goers are sure to work up a sweat! Cool down with crowd-pleasing lemon iced tea served in Basketball Fan Cups (don't forget the lemon wedge garnish!) and keep bottled sodas on ice in a large serving bowl.