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15 Adorable Franklin the Turtle Birthday Party Ideas

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It’s no wonder that Franklin the Turtle birthday party themes are big requests.

What’s not to love about Franklin the Turtle? To help you put together an adorable Franklin the Turtle party, we’ve put together a list of 15 great party ideas.

Franklin the Turtle Birthday Party Ideas

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Franklin the Turtle Party Hat

1. Franklin the Turtle Party Hat :: LilLids, as seen on Etsy

It doesn’t get much cuter than a Franklin the Turtle party hat! This can be customized with a number of your choice and personalized with your child’s name.

Franklin the Turtle Cupcakes

2. Franklin the Turtle Cupcakes :: Valeria Bozhkova, as seen on Flickr

I’m not sure if I could bring myself to eat one of these masterpiece Franklin the Turtle cupcakes, but they sure look amazing! Check out the detailing on the fondant!

3. Franklin the Turtle Mascot Costume :: Kids Birthday Parties

Have everyone’s favorite turtle come visit them at the party! This Franklin the Turtle mascot costume makes it easy for Franklin to come to life!

Franklin the Turtle Partyware

4. Franklin the Turtle Tableware :: Birthday Parties for Kids

An easy way to tie in a party theme is by adding festive tableware. This cute set of Franklin the Turtle tableware can instantly bring that cute familiar Franklin look to the party décor. The plates, cups and napkins all coordinate.

Homemade Turtle Costume

5. Homemade Turtle Costume :: The Almost Perfectionist

Guests at your child’s party will love dressing up like their favorite turtle! These homemade turtle costumes are fairly simple to make as much of the process involves using a hot glue gun for assembly.

Franklin the Turtle Book Page Bunting

6. Franklin the Turtle Book Page Bunting :: BookGirlCreations

Created from actual book pages, this Franklin the Turtle book page bunting is too cute for words! What a genius decoration idea and a fabulous way to bring a beloved story into the party decorations.

Franklin the Turtle Cake

7. Franklin the Turtle Cake :: hoguewild, as seen on Cake Central

Party guests will love seeing Franklin recreated on a cake! This Franklin the Turtle cake is only one tier, but fondant details make Franklin come to life!

8. Franklin Toilet Paper Roll Craft :: DLKT

This Franklin toilet paper roll craft is inexpensive, utilizing basic craft supplies that you probably have around the house. Use this as a party activity or DIY a bunch ahead of time to send home as party favors.

Kiwi Fruit Turtles

9. Kiwi Turtles :: Eating Richly

Providing kids with healthy party snacks is always a good idea! Why not give them slices of kiwi and grapes and let them play with their food? They will have fun creating kiwi turtles and promptly gobbling them up as they go.

Tissue Paper Turtle Craft

10. Tissue Paper Turtle Craft :: The Adventure Starts Here

Only a handful of supplies are needed to involve party goers in making this tissue paper turtle craft. Gather glue, paper plates, googly eyes, cardstock and tissue paper to make adorable turtles.

Franklin the Turtle Party Invitations

11. Franklin the Turtle Party Invitations :: Novel Concept Designs

Invite friends and family to celebrate the guest of honor with printable Franklin the Turtle party invitations. The friendly smile of Franklin and his friends will surely excite little party guests.

Franklin the Turtle Cake

12. Franklin the Turtle Cake :: Franklin the Turtle Cake

This Franklin the Turtle Cake is so incredible with so many intricate designs created from fondant.  It’s as if a scene from the books was lifted from the pages and transformed into a cake!

Franklin the Turtle Candy Bar Wrapper

13. Franklin the Turtle Candy bar Favor :: Great Birthday Party Ideas

Looking for a great party favor to send home with guests? Wrap up chocolate bars with these printable Franklin the Turtle candy bar wrappers!

Apple Turtle Fruit Snack

14. Apple Turtles :: Spaceships and Laser Beams

Here’s a fun way to add some fruit to your child’s Franklin the Turtle party eats! Create apple turtles for them to enjoy! Grapes, apples and mini chocolate chip eyes make these adorable and delicious!

15. Franklin the Turtle Pinata :: SmashingFunCreations, as seen on Etsy

Pinatas make for a great party activity! This darling Franklin the Turtle Pinata can be filled with all sorts of trinkets, small toys and candy.

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Toni Thomason

Toni is a stay-at-home mom whose life completely revolves around 2 crazy little boys. When she's not defending herself in a light saber battle or saving the day with her little superheroes, she loves crafting and designing things for her house. She loves animals, shopping, traveling and just snuggling on the couch with her family while watching a movie or reading a good book. Catch more of her crazy, hectic life at