Captain America Party ideas

Captain America Party Ideas Bookmark and Share Every boy and girl can be the hero this country needs at a Captain America themed party. Let them get engulfed in the Avenging universe of soldier Steve Rogers in a space decorated in a star-spangled design while everyone enjoys some red, white, and blue treats! The kids will make headlines with their heroic deeds and, most importantly, have fun while doing so! Shop our Captain America Party Supplies Browse this guide:

Planning & Invitations

What Do I Need For the Party?

As a basis for your party planning, be sure to secure sets of tableware, plates, napkins and tablecloths. There are solid colored red, white, and blue table sets available in our store as well as ones printed with images and logos from the Captain America film.
  • Captain America: The First Avenger DVD
  • Costumes and masks
  • Starred and striped decorations
  • Red, white, and blue snacks
Some basics and essentials for a successful Captain America party include domino masks, capes, and templates for shields. Just about anything that is colored red, white, and/or blue will do the trick while decorating. Put a spin on the American flag with the round star and stripe formation design of Cap's shield.

Inviting Your Guests - Captain America Party Invitations

Captain America is a unique superhero that needs no introduction. As an authoritative representation of the United States Government you can easily get creative with how the theme is presented. With your invitations, you can make each individual guest feel just as important as the birthday child!
  • Deliver party invitations in envelopes marked with phrases like "CONFIDENTIAL" and "TOP SECRET GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT."
  • Design invitations in the form of a newspaper's front page, dated with the child's birthday or date of the party. It will announce the super news of your child turning a year older and being ready to take on the world.
  • Have guests compile a decorative American flag at the party using their own invitations. Make them in the shapes of stars and stripes and instruct each recipient to bring their piece to the party, because you won't be able to keep America together without them there!
  • Construct personalized invitations with a homemade touch using red, white and blue cardstock, including a catchy and enticing message. For example:
Join us for a day to celebrate a hero And with the help of Captain America, you can remember the credo: Protect the country, and wear the colors proud While celebrating a birthday, it's time to get loud! It really makes an impact when you spend the time to make a one-of-a-kind invitation but it is certainly not necessary. For a simple fix, we also carry pre-made invitations. Our personalized invitations will give you a customized look and feel so be sure to check out our Captain America invitations like the ones you see here: Outer Space Personalized Invitation Guardians of the Galaxy Party Invitations shop this item shop this item shop this item

Decorating & Food Ideas

Captain America Party Ideas

Captain America Party Decoration Ideas

The colors red, white, and blue are key when decorating for a Captain America themed party. Be sure to adorn the space with stars and stripes as well to celebrate patriotism. As for food, classic American fare like hot dogs and hamburgers make a great fit. Plus, some of the most delicious snacks come in the nation's proud colors!

Captain America Themed Food Ideas

The food and cake that you serve at your party is equally as important as the decorations when you are creating a specific theme. Think about Captain America and what you know of the movie, the character and the comic book and incorporate it into you menu using color, taste and texture. Here are some ideas to get you started:
  • Distribute popcorn in old-fashioned, red and white striped bags
  • Wash everything down with glass bottles of classic Coca Cola
  • Prepare a red, white and blue layered punch called "Super Serum" which will turn each guest into a Super Soldier!
  • Arrange any combination of red, white, and blue foods in the shape of Captain America's shield. Some examples of possible foods to use include strawberries, blueberries, marshmallows, red rope licorice, bananas, Jell-O, whipped cream, M+Ms, cream cheese and sprinkles.
  • Place blue items in a round arrangement and top with whipped cream or another white food item in the shape of a star.
  • Surround the blue items with a ring of red items.
  • Surround the red ring with a ring of white items.
  • Surround the white ring with a thicker outer layer of red items.
  • Serve any plain-shaped foods like finger sandwiches, burger patties, and cookies in the shape of patriotic stars. Achieve the perfect stars in your snacks with our Star-shaped Cookie Cutter
  • Cut out slices of American cheese in the shapes of stars to melt onto patties on the grill for patriotic cheeseburgers that will resemble Captain America's shield.

Party Favor Ideas

Captain America Party Favors

Don't let the fun stop once the party's over! Send your guests away with goodie bags full treats that will help them continue the Captain America fun at home withCaptain America Party Favors:
  • Captain America Folded Lootbags
  • Superhero Paint Can Favor Containers
  • Captain America value pack favor set
  • Captain America Tattoo Favors
We also carry a variety of superhero themed favors such as Pez dispensers, stickers, and activity books, in addition to an assortment of personalized items such as magnets, bag tags, and candy wrappers. Outer Space Personalized Invitation Guardians of the Galaxy Party Invitations shop this item shop this item shop this item
You can check out our All In Party Party Kits that are full of customizable items so you can highlight the party with your kid's flair!  

Party Planning Toolbox

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Games and Activities

Coloring Pages

Color Your Favorite Characters!

Pin the Tail on the Donkey

Ask your family members to participate variations of this classic party game.

Themed Bingo Games

Everybody is a winner with these versions of Bingo!

Scavenger Hunt Games

Here are creative ways for your guests to find hidden treasures

Balloon Games

Make balloon animals or swords!

Relay Races

Who's the fastest at your party? You'll find out!

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