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19 Children’s Storybook Party Ideas

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Beloved children’s books make great party themes.  Here are 19 children’s storybook party ideas that will pique your imagination and have you clamoring for your favorite bedtime story! Which book is your favorite?  I’m not sure that I can choose just one—there are so many great stories from which to draw party inspiration!

19 Birthday Parties Inspired by Children's Storybooks

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The Lorax Birthday Party

 1. The Lorax Birthday Party :: Banner Events, as seen on Hostess with the Mostess

2. Peter Rabbit Inspired Baby Shower :: Charming Touch, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams                                                                                                                                                                         ery Hungry Caterpillar First Birthday

3. A Very Hungry Caterpillar First Birthday :: Pettingill Crew


4. Over the Moon Baby Shower:: Operation Shower, as seen on Celebrations at Home

 Curious George Dessert Table

5. A Curious George Dessert Table :: Pretty My Party

 Go Birthday Party

6. Go Dog, Go Birthday Party :: Dolled Up Design, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams


7. A Green Eggs and Ham First Birthday Party :: Erin Akin Carrol

A Goodnight Moon Baby Shower

8. A Goodnight Moon Baby Shower :: Hostess with the Mostess


9. The Three Little Pigs Birthday Party:: Juliana S, as seen on Catch My Party


10. Guess How Much I Love You Inspired First Birthday :: Sweet Tables by Chelle, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams

rown Bear, Brown Bear Book Party

11Brown Bear, Brown Bear Book Party :: Koehler Family Blog

Goldilocks and the Three Bears Birthday Party

12. Goldilocks and the Three Bears Birthday Party :: Frog Prince PaperieGoldilocks and the Three Bears Birthday Party

13. Jack and the Beanstalk Party :: UR Invited, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams


14. Clifford the Big Red Dog Birthday Party :: Potter and Butler 


15. Where the Wild Things Are Birthday Party :: NikkiikkiN


16. The Little Prince Birthday Party :: Stunning Party, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams

Winnie the Pooh Birthday Party Ideas17. Winnie the Pooh Birthday Party :: Lynlee’s


18. Humpty Dumpty :: The Petite Soiree, as seen on Hostess With the Mostess

storybook themed baby boy shower

19. Storybook Baby Shower :: Pizzazzerie 

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Stephanie Keeping

Stephanie is in love with a boy named Sam. He has taught her that it's okay to jump first and look later, to wear a dirty shirt to the park and to decide that today is a good day to take a nap in your rubber boots. She hangs out here blogging at Spaceships and Laser Beams and at our printable party shop on Etsy.