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Disney Minnie Mouse Bow-tique
Birthday Party Planning Guide
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BirthdayExpress.com is every host’s secret for making birthday wishes come true! Our Disney Minnie Mouse Bow-tique party planning guide offers step-by-step instruction to help you plan, prepare and execute a memorable day for the birthday guest of honor. The helpful checklist ensures that no detail is forgotten, while the themed games and recipes take the guesswork out of finding treats and activities that complement your décor. And we know you’re busy, so the entire guide is printable – keeping you organized on the fly, from balloon blow-up to confetti clean-up!
4-6 Weeks Before the Party
Plan a safe, inviting place for kids to have fun. Set time to 2-3 hours for young children, and 3-4 hours for older kids.
Create Guest List
Just fill out the handy list in this guide!
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Book Entertainment (optional)
2 Weeks Before the Party
Schedule to pick it up one day before the party.
Let the birthday child help by adhering the stamps and putting the invitations in the mailbox.
Create List of Parent Phone Numbers
Keep on hand in case of emergency.
Plan Party Menu
Check out the recipes in this guide. Ask parents if kids have any food allergies.
Choose Party Games & Collect Party Supplies
This guide has ideas that match your party theme!
2-3 Days Before the Party
1 Day Before the Party
Make Food & Drinks, Bake/Get Cake, Buy Ice
Set out chilled/heated foods just before kids eat.
Childproof & Decorate Party Area
Remove breakable items and objects that could prevent guests from moving freely. Decorate with balloons, crepe paper, and other items included in your party pack.
Set Up Party Games, Fill Favor Boxes & Piñatas
Invite your party child to help!
Fill Birthday Balloons with Helium
After the Party
Include party photos!
Minnie Mouse Pull String Piñata
Pick up our adorable Minnie pull string piñata for a safe and fun party game! No baton or blindfold needed so it’s the perfect choice for younger children!
Pin the Bow on Minnie
- Minnie Mouse poster
- red construction paper (for bows)
Trace the shape of Minnie’s bow onto the red construction paper and cut out as many bows as you have party guests. Have them all take turns pinning Minnie’s bow to her head! The closest bow wins!
Disney Sing Along!
- Disney CD (or soundtrack on an Ipod)
Put on some Disney tunes and let party guests dance and sing! If the guests are old enough, give them the option to put on karaoke performances!
Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The three musketeers!
- Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers DVD or Blu-Ray
When you’re ready for the party to wind down a bit, throw on the movie Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers which features Minnie as a pretty, pretty princess! This fun family film will keep guests occupied so you can have a chance to clean up if necessary.
Minnie Mouse Cupcakes
Estimated Total Time: 1 hour and 30 minutes
- 1 pkg Oreos
- 1 pkg Mini Oreos
- prepared cupcakes
Make the guest's of honor favorite cupcakes, frost with pink frosting and use Oreo’s to form Minnie Mouse head silhouettes! The large should be the main head and use the mini-cookies for the ears.
Estimated Total Time: 20 minutes
Bring your water to a boil your water with a dash of salt. Pour in the pasta and cook until it is tender. (try not to overcook) When the pasta is done, pour it into a strainer and rinse it off with cool water so it does not continue to cook. Serve with different choices of sauce (cheese, alfredo marinara)
Minnie Mouse Pizza
Estimated Total Time: 45 minutes
- 1 large pizza crust
- 2 mini pizza crusts
- pizza sauce
- 1 pkg shredded mozzarella cheese (or the fresh stuff if ya want it)
- toppings of your choosing
Make a pizza using the guest of honor's favorite toppings! Use 1 large crust paired with 2 small crusts for the ears. Cut a curve into the 2 small pizzas so they fit adjacently to the large pie to look like a Mickey Mouse silhouette. Top with sauce, cheese and whatever other toppings you may please!
Estimated Total Time: 30 minutes
- 3 large bowls
- 6 small bowls
Minnie’s a girl’s girl who absolutely delights in all things colorful! Arrange bowls of fruit in mouse head shapes using larger bowls for larger fruit (Strawberries, Melon balls, pineapple) and small bowls for smaller fruits (blueberries, raspberries, grapes).