How To Throw The Most Awesome Superhero Party Ever

Capes, masks, and cake: what could go wrong? For your little superhero or heroine…or the grown-up superhero in you.

3. There are so many cute superhero invitations.

Like these from Sara Luke Creative on Etsy.

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Or this one from Pear Tree.

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5. This one’s all fancy and 3D.

Available as part of a package from One Charming Party.

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7. Rock candy makes awesome/non-lifeforce-sucking kryptonite.

Found on Catch My Party.

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8. Comic book page cones hold Cheetos or other crunchy things.

Made with photocopies, of course! From Life Frosting.

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Life Frosting also made wrappers for her drinks and hot dogs. So cool.

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10. For a healthier option: SUPER foods.

You can get the printable signs over at One Charming Party.

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11. Marshmallows make adorable mini-heroes!

Like your kids need more sugar, and you need to spend time making these. But still, aren’t they so cute? From Critters and Crayons.

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12. These superpower cupcakes are super colorful.

For the icing lover in you, from Sugar Swings.

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14. This heroic wreath’s made with cupcake wrappers.

The superhero version’s from Sweet Designs, but you can learn the technique over at Crafty Texas Girls.

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15. Turn your cake table into an IRL comic.

Um, awesome. From Love The Day.

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16. Photocopied comic book pages make great DIY bunting.

The comic version’s from This Girl’s Life, but you can find a paper bunting tutorial at Delightfully Tacky.

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17. Go all pop-arty with bright colors.

This table from Hostess with the Mostess is so fabulous it hurts my eyes.

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18. Awesome for any party: balloon garlands.

You don’t even need helium for this simple decoration by A Girl and A Boy.

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19. Even the condiments can get in on the fun.

Because who wants a logo in the middle of all this awesomeness? From Less-Than-Perfect Life of Bliss.

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21. Let them make their own super hero cuffs!

This counts as a costume and a craft, and just uses glue, construction paper, and old toilet paper rolls. From Kate’s Creative Space.

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22. Masks are another superhero essential.

Just Bunch has a pattern. Let the guests decorate them, or make them in advance.

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23. Face paint makes a great mask too, if they have patience for it.

Lessons Learnt Journal has some great tips.

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24. Here are some no-sew DIY capes.

From Jolly Mom.

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25. Tutus are great for the girlier girls (or anyone who wants to wear one!)

If you don’t want to make your own, buy one from Goody Goody Tutus.

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26. Don’t forget to turn a fridge box into an epic telephone booth changing station.

Via How Does She?

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28. First thing’s first: Superhero Training.

Lavender Avenue had her mini-heros balance on railroad ties and knock over the evil doll by throwing balls through a hula hoop.

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29. Test your web shooting skills!

And also MEET SPIDERMAN. From Early Mama.

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30. This brave “supervillain” became a living piñata.

Every time they hit him with a water balloon, he tossed candy out of the bag. Eventually he was defeated! From Creative Green Living.

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31. Commemorate the occasion with a superpower photo booth.

Like this super awesome one from One More Mushroom.

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Or this pink, yellow, and purple one from Kara’s Party Ideas.

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(because maybe you want to throw a super 25th birthday party…)

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34. “With Great Wine Comes Great Responsibility”

From the same genius who came up with the cupcake wreath: Sweet Designs.

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35. Here’s a variety of Avengers-themed cocktail recipes.

I’m slightly suspicious of the Hulk, but the Captain America shot looks tasty. Found on Geekologie, originally on The More I Arty.

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36. And finally, shot glasses with capes.

Yes. Only $7.99 each over at ThinkGeek.

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