Advice - Activities

Transit Theme Party!

Looking to hold a themed Birthday party this year?  Why not try the Transit theme.  Here are tips from parents across the 'hood on how to throw a bash that is va va voom.



the PSP Guide to a Birthday Party

Park Slope Parents has put together THIS GUIDE with all you need to know for throwing a fun and fabulous birthday.  Included are tips and advice for things like:

  • Who to invite
  • Where to have the party and how to manage the venue (whether it is at home or elsewhere)
  • Ideal length and time
  • Invitation etiquette and must haves
  • Goody bags, favors and gifts
  • Ideas for games to play, entertainment and activities to have
  • DIY face painting tips
  • Tips for hosting a party in Prospect Park
  • Tips for celebrating birthdays at school
  • Birthday success stories (and epic fails)



Event Permit Application Process

The event application process - from the 76th Precinct Community Newsletter



Party Ideas for a 7 year old Girl

Looking for fun and creative ideas for a Birthday Party for your Girl?  Here are some suggestions from local parents about what to do, where to go, and more!

Be sure to also check out the Birthday Tip for a Tween Girl - which might also give you ideas!

Also don't forget about the Party Resources we list in the PSP Recommendations section of the site - you'll find recommendations for local bakers, tips for where to buy all your party needs, as well as listing venue ideas in the 'hood.