20 Feb 2023 | 6 min Read
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Every parent likes to go all out when it comes to hosting a birthday party for their munchkin. From choosing a vibrant theme to paying special attention to every detail, parents want to make kids’ birthday parties a special occasion where they can create heartwarming memories with their family and friends.
Recently, Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty Kundra took to her social media account to share a video of her daughter Samisha’s grand third birthday party and noted that it was more like a “mini wedding.” The mum of two decided on a Peppa Pig-themed birthday bash, which both of her kids enjoyed a lot, along with other rides, games, and adorable photobooths. The birthday party was also attended by other B-Town celebs and their kids, such as Rani Mukerji and her daughter, Tusshar Kapoor and his son, and Karan Johar’s twins Yash and Roohi. Read on for more deets on the super-adorable birthday party!
Shilpa, who welcomed her daughter Samisha via surrogacy amid COVID-19 pandemic revealed that this was her daughter’s first grand birthday party. She also sarcastically blamed the pandemic for this situation but regardless was super-happy that she could arrange a special event for her little one.
Along with the video, the mum of two posted, “When you have a birthday party for the first time for your daughter who is three (no Thanks to Covid), it becomes a mini-wedding.” She also gave a huge shoutout to the people who helped her organise this special event and thanked them for planning everything down to the “T” and making her life easy.
The star made sure that there were a number of activities that all the kids attending could enjoy. From dainty guest tables to yummy snacks, Shilpa also arranged for all sorts of amenities to keep her little guests comfy and entertained.
The kids took turns interacting with Peppa Pig and her companions, enjoying different fun rides, clicking pictures at photobooths, getting their hands painted, and also having a bash dancing and singing. The star mum also had activities planned for older kids, who were seen enjoying bungee jumping and bowling. In addition to these fun activities, Shilpa also arranged for games that everyone could enjoy together and organised a fun tug-of-war game, where kids participated with their parents.
All in all, the event looked extremely enjoyable with both kids and adults having the time of their lives.
While you may want your child to have the most memorable experience, the truth is planning the perfect birthday party can get overwhelming and stressful at times. But the key is to plan crucial details beforehand to ensure a seamless experience both for you and your child.
A theme is not necessary, but it is encouraged you think of one, to make the party more unique and aligned with your child’s interests. Think about your child’s favourite toy, movie character, or accessory, and then get creative to come up with a memorable theme.
Depending on your guest list, decide the ideal location for your munchkin’s birthday event. If you are looking for a private space for the party, then ensure to book the place way ahead of time to prevent any last-minute panics.
It is important for you to choose interactive games that will keep all your guests entertained throughout the event. While there are plenty of party games that you can choose from, make sure to take into account the age of the kids attending, and also include some family games that everyone can enjoy together.
Honour your little guests with thoughtful return gifts that can come in handy in their day-to-day lives as well. You can look for useful gift kits that the children can take to their school or use regularly at home.
Make sure to prepare your young child for the event beforehand, as they will be leading the role of a host in their party. Put forth some birthday rules that they will have to follow throughout the event, and ensure to explain to them the importance of doing to prevent sudden tantrums and meltdowns.
Like every parent, Shilpa Shetty Kundra too left no stone unturned in making her daughter’s birthday party super-special and memorable. While we understand that planning the perfect event for your munchkin can be a tad bit overwhelming, following the party planning tips we mentioned can make your lives super-easy, and help you create a remarkable event for your little one.
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