8th Birthday Lego Party

Lego Party, originally uploaded by astrogirl529.

Well this weekend my son turned 8. EIGHT? How did that happen? Anyway, he wanted a Lego themed birthday. I had suggested we just do something small at home as he doesn’t need a big party every year.

I googled Lego theme parties and came up with some ideas.
I decorated the kitchen with some rectangle shaped construction paper across the wall and primary coloured streamers. We filled a jar with Lego pieces for a guess how many game.

Lego Party

Lego Party

I made each child a placemat with Lego facts and pictures made in photoshop using some free Lego fonts (I just did a google search) and got them laminated, they then took these home with them.

Lego Party

We had a race for who could build the tallest Lego tower in 2 mins, a memory game to see who could guess what Lego was missing out of a selection of small parts. A race to see who could build their Lego motorbike first (these were also taken home as part of their loot bag)

Lego Party

We also played Lego bingo which I found online and printed at Lego Batman Comics

Of course we had a Lego cake, which I was very lazy and bought a rectangle sponge cake and marshmallows and just iced it. EASY.

Lego Party

Lego Party

We then ended the party with a water balloon fight!

Balloon Fight

The kids had a blast, and it was the quietest party ever (the Lego building part anyway!)

5 Comments 8th Birthday Lego Party

  1. Heath February 13, 2011 at 11:15 PM

    >What an awesome theme – and you got out real easy with that cake, good job.

  2. Spot of Colour February 15, 2011 at 11:41 PM

    >I love all of these ideas … and what better way to end a party than with a water fight!

  3. astrogirl529 April 19, 2011 at 8:32 AM

    Thanks for the comments, It was a great party, simple and easy, without too much outlay. Some people go to extraordinary lengths for their kids birthday parties, which I find a bit excessive.

  4. Trish April 18, 2012 at 3:03 PM

    Loving your Lego posts and party ideas.
    Awesome ideas Nicole.
    Where did you get the huge Lego man ?

    1. Nicole Hastings April 18, 2012 at 3:29 PM

      He was a gift for my son, he is a torch. I think they were available at K-Mart at the time, not sure if they still have them or not.


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