Party Crafts and DIY
21 Mighty Minion Birthday Party Ideas
Despicable Me lovers will go bananas over this list of 21 mighty Minion birthday party ideas! From cute treats like Minion pretzels, cookies, cupcakes, and lollipops to clever tips on DIY Minion balloons and a piñata, you must not miss these ideas. EVERYONE needs some minions!
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1. Minion Pretzels :: Cutesy Crafts
These Minion Pretzels might take a little time and effort, but aren’t they just too cute to handle? If they seem like a lot of work for a larger party, why not add them to a Minion-themed snack mix?
2. Minion Moon Pies :: Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons
I just love these little guys! This recipe is not as much of a time commitment as the pretzels, but they’re just as cute.
3. Easy Minion Cupcakes :: Eats Amazing
Whether you’re a seasoned baker or are just getting to know your oven, you should definitely give these Minion Cupcakes a try. How could you resist?
4. DIY Minion Pinata :: Raising Whasians
The only problem with this DIY Minion Pinata is that the kids might not want to break it, because it’s so adorable! It’s a great DIY project to start ahead of time, so you can have a stress-free Minion party.
5. Easy Minion Cookies :: Love From the Oven
If you and your oven aren’t quite on speaking terms, but you still want cute “baked” goods for your Minion party, then you should give these Easy Minion Cookies a try. They’re no bake, so no fuss, and come out brilliantly.
6. Minion Sand Bucket Favors + Free Printable :: Frugal Fun 4 Boys
All you need for this craft is yellow buckets and some duct tape (white, black and pink) — the printable pattern is free! This is perfect for your Minion party if you’re on a budget, but is actually pretty great no matter what.
7. Minion Cake :: CrazyAboutCake, as seen on Cakes Decor
Feel like a bit of a challenge? Why not DIY this Minion Cake? If not, take the recipe to a local bakery and see if they are up for it.
8. Banana Ice Cream Cone Minions :: Hungry Happenings
If your Minion party is in the summer, then you have to try these Banana Ice Cream Cone Minions. It also includes a no-churn banana ice cream recipe, which I’m definitely going to try this summer, minions or not!
9. Minion Fondant Toppers (for Cupcakes/Desserts) :: Lynlee’s
I know it’s difficult for Minions not to be cute, but come on… Aren’t these just the cherry on top? These Minion Fondant Toppers would be great to make or buy ahead, and decorate with on the day.
10. Minion Bananas + Free Printable :: Party Delights
If you’re looking for a few healthier options, then these Minion Bananas are right up your alley, plus they include a free printable!
11. Minions Pretzel Bark :: Mom Endeavors
With only 4 ingredients, Minion Pretzel Bark is definitely on the menu. It’s really easy to make, can be made ahead and takes only a few minutes to put together. What more could you want?
12. Minions Treat Bag + Free Printable Topper :: Finding Zest
Don’t you just love these Minion Treat Bags? The printable for the topper is free, so it’s a quick and cost effective DIY party favor.
13. Minions Cupcakes :: Brownie Bites
The Minion decorations for these cupcakes are made with Twinkies, making this a super quick cupcake decorating project. Plus, you get a Twinkie with your cupcake, which no one has ever complained about!
14. Homemade Minions Pretzel Bark :: Six Time Mommy
This Minion Pretzel Bark is similar to number 11, but has added sprinkles!
15. Minion Door Decoration :: homedit
This Minion Door Decoration is the perfect way to get guests into the theme before they even step into the party.
16. Minion Party Dessert Table :: Lenni U, as seen on Catch My Party
There are so many delicious ideas on this Minion Party Dessert Table. Don’t you just love the Minion Rice Krispies treats? Such adorable ideas.
17. Marshmallow Minions :: Tablespoon
These Marshmallow Minions are just too cute. You could present them on skewers as in the photo, or you could even use them as cupcake toppers.
18. Minion Balloons :: homedit
These Minion Balloons make a great Despicable Me party decoration, and are cheap and easy to make yourself.
19. Minion Lollipops :: Or So She Says
This might be one of the most original ideas on the list: Minion Lollipops. The recipe just calls for melting candy in the oven, so no candy thermometers or scary melted sugar!
20. Minion Mix :: Spaceships and Laser Beams
This Minion Mix would be great for kids to much on while watching a movie at your Minion party. And because you choose the ingredients yourself, it’s actually pretty low sugar too!
21. Minions Munch Snack Mix :: The Simple Parent
This is a slightly sweeter version of the Minion Mix, but it would be great for a treat. Isn’t that what parties are for, after all?
Check out these great Minion party ideas, gathered by the crew at Spaceships and Laser Beams, perfect for your next party.
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