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How To Throw The Most Turtle-y Awesome Party On The Block

Get ready to hang like a ninja with these Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles party pointers! Head to Walmart to pick up all the supplies you need.

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1. Calling all shell-heads! Let your friends know you’re throwing a party!

You can create an easy TMNT-inspired invite with some construction paper and googly eyes! Ta-daaaa. If you’re too busy fighting crime, you can pick up these awesome TMNT invites at Walmart.

2. Ready, set, party prep.

Set up an area for staging all your paper goods. Give it some extra ninja flair by posing action figures in battle scenes.

Party Goods Kit | Action Figures

3. How good does that table look all set up??

Don't forget to hang your balloons and banners!Lanterns | Mylar Balloons

Don't forget to hang your balloons and banners!

Lanterns | Mylar Balloons

4. Booyakasha Balloons!

Punch up some green balloons by adding crepe paper “masks” and googly eyes. Guests can take these home at the end of the party!

5. Lean, Mean, Green Goodie Bags!

Tons of turtle-rrific treats are available as party favors. Pro tip: Stuff your bags ahead of time so kids aren't rushing to do it themselves!

Goodie Bags | Bracelets | Mega Bloks | Pencils | Tattoos | Stickers | Disk Shooters

6. When guests arrive, let them show their TMNT colors!

Hand out these totally turtle power bracelets so friends can wear them throughout the party.

7. No TMNT party is complete without pizza, duh!

Everyone’s got a “slice” of the action.

8. And don’t forget the Cowabunga Cupcakes!

Dude, these cupcakes are suh-weet — just don't forget the decorations!

Dude, these cupcakes are suh-weet — just don't forget the decorations!

9. Want more turtle treats? We've got you covered.

Serve a healthy slice of fruit pizza. It’s ridiculously rad, especially when served on special plates!

Serve a healthy slice of fruit pizza. It’s ridiculously rad, especially when served on special plates!

10. Game on! Who’s ready to play?

You know how to play musical chairs, right? Well, we’re playing “musical manholes” today! Place your DIY “sewer lids” made from construction paper on the ground and have friends stand around them. When the TMNT theme music stops, whoever isn’t standing on a manhole cover is swimming in sewer slime!

You know how to play musical chairs, right? Well, we’re playing “musical manholes” today! Place your DIY “sewer lids” made from construction paper on the ground and have friends stand around them. When the TMNT theme music stops, whoever isn’t standing on a manhole cover is swimming in sewer slime!

11. Say “extra CHEESE!” in your very own TMNT photo booth.

Prop up a cool backdrop so you can really get in the ~groove~. You can make Turtle-tastic signs with your favorite Turtles catchphrases using paper and straws...Like a Turtle Do! Deluxe Mask | Decorations | Role Play Toys | Photo Booth Props

Prop up a cool backdrop so you can really get in the ~groove~. You can make Turtle-tastic signs with your favorite Turtles catchphrases using paper and straws...Like a Turtle Do!

Deluxe Mask | Decorations | Role Play Toys | Photo Booth Props

12. Stuff your shell!

There won't be any unsuspecting snack attacks when you set up a DIY candy bar. Pick up tons of green-colored candy and fruit snacks and dish 'em all out.

13. Finally, go wild and tear into those gifts!

No party is complete without presents! Make sure your gifts are wrapped in totally tubular paper, which will leave the birthday boy or girl saying "this is epic!!!" Party Masks | Mega BloksAll images by Sarah Stone for ©BuzzFeed

No party is complete without presents! Make sure your gifts are wrapped in totally tubular paper, which will leave the birthday boy or girl saying "this is epic!!!"

Party Masks | Mega Bloks

All images by Sarah Stone for ©BuzzFeed