Come and play!
The party starts as soon as friends are invited! Your little Elmo fan will want all of their pals there for the special day. Our Elmo party invitation ideas make it simple to send out invites with personal touches that will get everyone excited about your party.
Send custom invites with a message from Elmo!
The kids will go wide-eyed with wonder when they get a custom invitation to your Elmo birthday party! Send them an
Elmo Birthday Custom Invitation
with a message like, "Well, tickle me silly. Alex is turning 5! Come help him celebrate at his birthday party!"
We'll print your message on your invites and they'll be ready to ship within five days.
Give out a fun party pass in your invites
Get your guests into a great birthday party mood with these ready-made Elmo Invitations
– just write in all the information about the party.
For a fun touch, add these
and tell guests to wear them on the back of their hand as a secret pass to get into the party.
Tie an Elmo favor onto hand-delivered invitations!
If you're hand-delivering your
at school, give them some extra Elmo pizzazz. Punch a hole in the corner of the envelope and use curling ribbon
to tie on a special favor.
Elmo Thank You Note Ideas for a Memorable Ending
Say thanks for coming with custom notes!
Elmo is a lovable little guy with good manners. Guests will think the same of your child when they receive your
Elmo Custom Thank You Notes
with a personal message inside like, "Thanks for coming to my Elmo party. It was so much fun!"
We'll print your message on your notes and they'll be ready to ship within five days.
Add an awesome picture to turn thank you notes into keepsakes!
Kids love seeing pictures of themselves – especially with a favorite Sesame Street character like Elmo!
During the party, snap a picture of guests with the birthday child in costume or the
Giant Elmo Gliding Balloon.
Just slip your photo inside an Elmo Thank You Note, and they're ready to go!
Have some fun with Elmo!
Games are Elmo's specialty, since he's got enough imagination for an entire neighborhood! Our Elmo party games and activity ideas will help you come up with some new ways for your party guests to burn off energy while having fun.
Play the pinata game Elmo's way!
It wouldn't be a birthday party without a pinata! Add more fun to pinata time by using an
filled with all sorts of Elmo goodies. The pinata game can be played by taking turns pulling the ribbons to see which one releases the treats.
Place the Nose on Elmo!
Oh no! Elmo has gone and lost his nose. Kids can help him smell the flowers again with this twist on the classic game Pin the Tail on the Donkey.
To play the
Sesame Street Party Game,
instruct each player to close their eyes
and let them take a turn sticking Elmo's nose back on.
Stage a neighborhood hangout with an Elmo photo shoot
What's the easiest way to guarantee party photos and memories for your birthday star and their friends? A
Sesame Street Scene Setter!
It's a perfect photo prop that gets everyone posing and giggling with all their favorite Sesame Street characters.
Let everyone decorate their own cupcakes!
Elmo fans will love getting creative as they dress up cupcakes with icing decorations, candy sprinkles, colored sugar and more.
Bake up two batches of cupcakes and let them use
Elmo Cupcake Decorations
for scrumptious art!
Give everyone Elmo treasures!
Elmo is a sweet and generous little monster who loves cheering his friends on and doing nice things for them. Let your child follow their hero’s example by using our party favor ideas to put together great gifts for all the party guests.
Send them home with a gift from Elmo!
Sending friends home with their very own
Elmo Favor Bucket
brimming with treasures and keepsakes makes the fun on Sesame Street last even after the party's over. Start with a themed container and fill it with special Elmo treats.
Give them a cup full of Elmo favors!
Here's a great idea for making a cool favor container from the reusable
Elmo Party Cup
with a picture of your favorite Sesame Street character, Elmo!
Fill your cups with paper shreds and tuck in favors. Slip the cup inside a clear bag and tie shut with curling ribbon.
A favor value pack leaves more time for fun at your party
If you're running out of time before the big birthday bash, save time with the
Sesame Street Favor Value Pack
with stickers, bracelets, spin tops and more that make creating up to eight favor bags a cinch.
Celebrate with Elmo!
It’s always a sunny day on Sesame Street where Elmo lives and plays with his friends Cookie Monster, Big Bird and Abby Cadabby. Our Elmo party decoration ideas will make it easy as A-B-C to create a colorful red, blue and yellow room filled with your child’s favorite characters.
Choose decorations that spread sunshine and smiles!
The party starts the moment the guests arrive. Elmo can't wait! To really wow them, use
that transform the room into a colorful, sunny Sesame Street filled with the smiling faces of Elmo and friends.
To complete the room, check out our table decorating and scene setter ideas below!
Set a table filled with Elmo's lovable face!
Your little one and their friends will be tickled to sit down to a party table filled with all kinds of cheerful Elmo decorations. Bring on the Sesame Street fun, starting with
Add whistles and blowouts that kids can play with while they're at the table and take home as favors.
Set the scene for a day of fun and tons of fantastic pictures!
Create your own life-size Sesame Street at your party with the
Sesame Street Scene Setter.
The five-piece design is easy to apply to any wall, so you get a big, colorful transformation with minimum effort.
For a fun photo op, your guests can pose next to Elmo, Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Abby Cadabby, Oscar the Grouch, and Bert and Ernie!
Deck out in Sesame Street style!
Have the birthday star dress up as his or her favorite Sesame Street character, Elmo! The birthday child and guests can look just like Elmo for the party with our selection of fun costumes and wearable accessories.
Dress up like Elmo for a day of fun!
Let your little one dress up as Elmo on their big day and listen to them giggle as much as the furry red monster! The birthday star will feel extra special and be ready to stroll down Sesame Street in an adorable
An Elmo ribbon and hat add a special touch to any outfit!
If your little one has a special outfit picked out for the party, they can still feel like Elmo for the day. Pick up an
Elmo Birthday Hat and Award Ribbon
for a fun addition to the birthday star's outfit!
Get guests in on the dress-up fun
Your guests will be ready for a day of Elmo entertainment when you greet them at the door with a
Sesame Street Party Hat!
For even more fun, let each guest pick out his or her favorite character.
Fuel the fun!
The word on the street is that Elmo's favorite food is pizza! But he also loves other yummy things, like these Elmo party food ideas that are kid-friendly and easy to make.
Make a tower of Elmo cupcakes
Cupcakes are a special-day food for Elmo – he doesn't eat sweets every day! – so make them extra special by baking them in the birthday child's favorite flavor. Simply decorate and display with the
Elmo Cupcake Kit,
which includes many of the items needed to create this tasty treat tower. Set out your cupcakes with matching plates
and napkins and watch your guests turn into "Cupcake Monsters."
Tickle them with a polka-dotty Elmo cake!
Whip up a cute-n-colorful Elmo cake with fondant polka-dots in silly colors and Sesame Street candles featuring all their fave characters! Make it super-sweet by decorating with gumballs and create some DIY extra-tall candles by sticking small star candles on skewers. It's easy with some basic
cake decorating supplies
and our Elmo Polka-Dot Fondant Cake How-To!
Make a sweet Elmo cake!
Invite your birthday boy's favorite Muppet to the party in the form of an Elmo birthday cake.
Start by baking the cake in an
Elmo Cake Pan.
For detailed cake decorating instructions, download and print the Elmo Cake PDF.
Elmo Cake PDF
Wow your li'l monsters with this Elmo fondant cake!
Hee hee hee! All the kids will be giggling with delight they see this yummy-in-their-tummy fondant cake with Elmo on top. Serve it up on Elmo plates and napkins and watch them break out in smiles! Take a trip over to the Elmo Sesame Street Fondant Cake How-To for step-by-step decorating instructions, including how to make the confetti twists.
Make a menu of healthy all-the-time Elmo foods!
Make a party snack that is not only perfect for Elmo fans, but healthy too! Use colorful, seasonal fruits and veggies to
create the faces of Oscar, Elmo and their Sesame Street buddies. Serve them with matching
Elmo plates and napkins.
Create fun fruit faces
Fruit that smiles back at you is delicious, healthy and fun. With some quick prep, a banana, orange and watermelon slice transform into Bert, Ernie and Elmo. Any fruit or veggies you have on hand can be shaped into the birthday child's favorite Sesame Street character, such as this Elmo face made from a slice of watermelon, some cucumber (or kiwi), grapes and a piece of carrot. Serve them with coordinating
Elmo plates, napkins and cups.