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23 Sensational Sesame Street Party Ideas

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We may not be able to tell you how to get to Sesame Street, but we can certainly share with you 23 sensational Sesame Street party ideas!

Whether your favorite character is Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Oscar or Elmo, we’ve rounded up a variety of fun ideas perfect for celebrating any Sesame Street lover in your life.

Sunny days will be made even brighter with great party decorations, favors, dessert table, cupcakes, and game ideas you can find right here!


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 Sesame Street Party Decorations

1. Sesame Street Party Decorations :: Our Family Journey

There are so many stunning decoration ideas here, it’ll be tough to choose between them! They’re all really easy and great to DIY, whatever your budget.

Sesame Street Rice Krispy Treats

2. Sesame Street Rice Krispy Treats :: Two Sisters Crafting

These Sesame Street Rice Krispy Treats are adorable, delicious, and super simple to put together. What more could you want?

Cookie Monster Cupcakes

3. Cookie Monster Cupcakes :: Spaceships and Laser Beams

I know that Cookie Monster is all about the chocolate chip cookies, but I’m pretty sure he’d love these cupcakes! Aren’t they great?!

C is for Cookie A Boy Cookie Monster Birthday Party

4. C is for Cookie: A Boy’s Cookie Monster Birthday Party :: Sweetly Chic Events, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams

If you want to make your Sesame Street Party all about Cookie Monster, then there are tons of ideas here for you, and they’re all adorable

Sesame Street Cupcakes

5. Sesame Street Cupcakes :: One Little Project at a Time

Why not get all the characters from Sesame Street involved in your party? These cupcakes might just be my favorite. The design is so simple, but they’re just perfect!

Pin the Nose on Elmo Game

6. Pin the Nose on Elmo  :: Night Owl Corner

Pin the Nose on Elmo is a great game to play, and is an awesome DIY project for your Sesame Street party.

Cookie Monster Frosted Sugar Cookies

7. Cookie Monster Frosted Sugar Cookies :: Two Sisters Crafting

These Cookie Monster Frosted Sugar Cookies are especially awesome if you have kids who are just learning to read, and they’re pretty cute too.

Cookie Monster Fudge

8. Cookie Monster Fudge :: Something Swanky

Can you tell that I just love the Cookie Monster? But seriously, who could resist this Cookie Monster Fudge?

Pin the Cookie on Cookie Monster Game

9. Pin the Cookie on Cookie Monster Game :: Sweetly Chic Events as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams

If Elmo isn’t quite your thing, why not try Pin the Cookie on Cookie Monster? Guests will love playing this, and it doubles as an awesome decoration.

Sesame Street Character Pom Pom Decorations

10. Sesame Street Character Pom Pom Decorations :: Donna B, as seen on Catch My Party

These Sesame Street Character Pom Pom Decorations are a bright, gorgeous way to bring fun and color to your Sesame Street Party.

Sesame Street Cake

11. Sesame Street Cake :: Anya S, as seen on Catch My Party

Have you ever seen a more delightful cake? It would definitely be the centrepiece of any Sesame Street Party.

Cookie Monster Ice Cream

12. Cookie Monster Ice Cream :: Spaceships and Laser Beams

Impress everyone at your party with this homemade Cookie Monster Ice Cream! It’s perfect for summer, and would look amazing in an ice cream cone.

Sesame Street Party Favor Bags

13. Sesame Street Party Favor Bags :: Buggy’s Basement

This is an absolutely brilliant Sesame Street Party DIY, because you can do it days, weeks, even months in advance. Don’t they look great lined up like that? Amazing.

Sesame Street Ring Toss Game

14. Sesame Street Ring Toss Game :: ks parties

Getting the kids involved in the Sesame Street Ring Toss Game will give you a chance to take a breather and catch up with some of the other parents. It’s a really easy DIY, and can be done way in advance.

Feed Cookie Monster Cornhole Game

15. Feed Cookie Monster Cornhole Game :: Not Your Normal Steam

The Feed Cookie Monster Cornhole Game is so original and fun, I think you might have trouble keeping the parents out of it!

Oscar the Grouch Pinata

16. DIY Oscar the Grouch Pinata :: Making Merry Memories

And no birthday party is complete without a pinata, so why not make it a DIY Oscar the Grouch Pinata?

Sesame Street Table Settings

17. Sesame Street Table Settings :: Sweet Jelly Parties as seen on Catch My Party

How precious are these Sesame Street Table Settings? They’re really simple, but the kids will love them.

Sesame Street Party Hats

18. Sesame Street Party Hats :: Justina K, as seen on Catch My Party

Here is another awesomely simple idea, which works really well. How cute would a whole party of kids in these Sesame Street Party Hats look? Plus it’s another decoration that you can get done way ahead of time.

Girly Elmo Birthday Party Dessert Table

19. Elmo Birthday Party Dessert Table :: WH Hostess, as seen on Hostess With the Mostess

If you really want to go all out, then this Elmo Birthday Party Dessert Table is the way to go. Colorful, really bright and super fun — an awesome way to celebrate.

Elmo Veggie Tray

20. Elmo Veggie Tray :: Ups and Downes

And if you’re trying to squeeze just a few healthier options into your Sesame Street Party, then this Elmo Veggie Tray is a great idea.

Toss Your Cookies Cookie Monster Game

21. Toss Your Cookies Cookie Monster Game :: Debbie’s Linocat

Another great Cookie Monster game, this is great if you’re having an indoor party. Just try to make sure that all breakables are well out of the way, or there are bound to be a few tears (some of them from you!).


22. Elmo & Friends Dessert Table :: Centre of Attention, as seen on Spaceships and Laser Beams

There are a whole bunch of great Sesame Street Party ideas here, but my absolute favorite is the cake… or the balloons… or the cupcakes… OK, I love them all!

DIY Elmo Balloons

23. DIY Elmo Balloons :: Honey Dew Events

These DIY Elmo Balloons are another really easy decoration which you can prep ahead of time, so they’ll be ready for the Sesame Streeet party with minimal stress on the day. Perfect!

Plan your next Sesame Street birthday party with these great ideas gathered by the Spaceships and Laser Beams crew.

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Jennifer Carver

As the mother of 4 children, 3 of whom are busy boys, much of Jen's free time is spent at the ball field, brushing up on video game terminology and building Lego towers. Jen is the owner and creative mind behind Banner Events. With a passion for event planning & party styling and an obsession with the little details that take an event from ordinary to extraordinary, Jen wakes up every morning excited to get to work.