2 Feb 2023 | 5 min Read
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Karan Johar recently hosted a pre-birthday bash for his twins, Yash and Roohi Johar, on 1 February 2023. The grand bash was attended by the who’s who of the industry along with their kids.
Karan was seen twinning with his kids in Mickey Mouse-themed sweatshirts, while other celebrities like Rani Mukerji, her husband Aditya Chopra and daughter Adira, Kareena Kapoor Khan who accompanied her sons Taimur Ali Khan and Jehangir Ali Khan, Gauri Khan and son AbRam Khan, Shahid Kapoor-Mira Rajput Kapoor with their kids Misha and Zain, and Shilpa Shetty and her two kids Samisha and Viaan, among others looked comfortable in athleisure outfits and ready to enjoy what seems like a Disney themed party.
While Karan Johar chose Disney’s Mickey and Minnie Mouse theme to celebrate his twins’ birthday, the most popular birthday theme for celebrity kids seems to be the carnival theme.
For her son, Ravie Kapoor’s birthday, Ekta Kapoor hosted a carnival-themed birthday party. For the bash, Ekta donned a black-coloured printed co-ord set, which featured a buttoned shirt and matching pants. The doting mommy arrived with the birthday boy, Ravie, who looked dapper in a grey-hued checkered blazer paired with black pants. The mother-son duo made heads turn at the party with their stunning looks.
Last month on 2 January, Reliance Jio Chairman Akash Ambani and his wife Shloka Mehta threw a lavish Carnival theme birthday bash to celebrate their son Prithvi’s second birthday. The birthday bash which was held at the Jio World Garden in Mumbai was titled ‘Wonderland’ at the entrance.
This carnival-themed birthday was indeed a wonderland for the kids, it included everything that a carnival needs from balloons, buntings, candy canes, neon lights, rides and mascots of characters like Peppa Pig, etc. The party was a star-studded event.
Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi too hosted a grand Carnival-themed birthday party for their daughter, Mehr Dhupia Bedi, on 20 November 2022, and called it ‘Mehr’s Carnival’. Everyone from the kids to the parents was seen having a blast at this carnival which had golf sessions, fun games, a circus, carnival games etc.
Riaan Deshmukh turned a year older on 25 November 2022, and his parents Ritesh and Genelia Deshmukh threw him a Carnival-themed birthday. This ‘winter carnival’ theme bash was attended by all the kids of their friends from the industry like Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor’s sons Taimur and Jehangir, Aishwarya Rai’s daughter Aaradhya, Shahid Kapoor’s daughter Misha and son Zain to Ayushmann Khurrana’s kids Virajveer and Varushka.
A carnival theme birthday party is one of the most popular themes when it comes to a kid’s birthday party. That’s probably because of the mood at a carnival; the festivities, dancing, music, rides, fun fair, circus, mascots and of course the carnival food fits perfectly with the birthday mood and can be enjoyed by both kids and adults.
If you are thinking of throwing a carnival-themed birthday for your kids, here are some tips to help you.
The best place to throw a carnival-themed birthday party is the outdoors; like the garden or a backyard but you can create the theme anywhere indoors if you have enough space.
Here are some steps to throw a carnival-themed birthday party for your child:
Choose a location: Pick a suitable outdoor or indoor location, with enough space for games, activities, and food.
Invitations: Create carnival-themed invitations, or purchase ones that match the theme.
Decorations: Decorate the venue with carnival elements such as colourful balloons, streamers, clown props, and posters of popular carnival games.
Games and Activities: Set up classic carnival games such as ring toss, duck pond, balloon darts, and cotton candy or popcorn machines. You can even add useful gifts like baby-friendly lip balm, natural wipes, baby shampoo, etc. as prizes for the games. Clowns and face painters are a great addition to the festive atmosphere.
Food: Serve carnival-style food such as hot dogs, cotton candy, popcorn, and nachos.
Favours: Give away carnival-themed favours such as balloons, stickers, or small toys for guests to take home as souvenirs.
Music: Play carnival-style music or hire a live band to add to the festive atmosphere.
Whatever the birthday party theme you choose, remember to focus on having fun and making it a memorable experience for your child and their guests.
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