Unicorns are magical creatures that are fun, trendy, and absolutely adorable. A unicorn theme party is the perfect way to bring fairytale dreams to life. Here are 27 unicorn party ideas to help you plan the sweetest celebration ever.
Planning The Perfect Unicorn Theme Party
We’ve put together a list of our favorite unicorn inspired DIY decorations, recipes, games, and party favors.
There are countless ways and ideas for you to add unicorn details to your event. Once you’ve picked your favorite unicorn birthday party ideas, let the magic begin!
Unicorn Party Decorations
The first step in sharing all the magic is sending out themed invitations. You can download these free printable unicorn party invitations here, and customize the template with all of the important details for your special day.
A unicorn piñata will double not only as a beautiful decoration, but also a fun activity. Check out this video for instructions on how to make your own at home. Load it up with candy and enjoy!
This gorgeous balloon display is guaranteed to impress your party guests. We absolutely love how the assorted colors complement each other. You can order this balloon arrangement here on Etsy.
4. Unicorn Lanterns
One of our favorite unicorn party ideas is these cute lanterns. Turning simple paper lanterns into stunning decorations is easy with just a little bit of glue, paper, flowers, and gems.
Having a beautiful party table skirt will take your unicorn theme party to the next level. You can recreate this DIY design with a few rolls of sheer tulle, fabric ribbons, and U-glue.
Hang up this unicorn garland to add a simple yet beautiful touch to your event. You can find step-by-step instructions for how to make it here, along with a free printable template with the shapes.
Here is some inspiration for how you can use a cute unicorn backdrop to elevate your table display. We love how this setup with bright colors brings so many different unicorn party ideas together.
These glitter unicorn centerpieces are fun and easy to make and will add the perfect sparkle to your birthday party. Follow along with these instructions and you’ll have stunning centerpieces in just 30 minutes!
Unicorn Party Food
Candy bark is one of the easiest sweet treats to whip up, requiring only 5 minutes of active prep time. Top your melted chocolate with candy and sprinkles and pop it in the fridge to chill for an hour.
Soft and scrumptious, these cake pops are just as delicious as they are adorable! Set these cute treats out on your dessert table, or wrap them in treat bags to send home as party favors.
11. Unicorn Cupcakes
Topped with marshmallow fondant horns and ears, these cupcakes are a must-have at your unicorn birthday party. The funfetti cake, rainbow frosting, and colorful sprinkles add a fun splash of color.
12. Unicorn Cake
This dreamy unicorn cake is almost too beautiful to eat! We’re in love with the soft pastel mane made from frosted roses, as well as the golden accents of the horn and ears.
13. Unicorn Cookies
Turn Oreos into the cutest miniature unicorns! This no-bake cookie recipe is a fun and easy party idea –– so easy that they’re perfect for kids to help out with. Simply dip, decorate, and enjoy!
14. Unicorn Horns
One of the most wholesome unicorn birthday ideas is this unicorn horn treat. An easy recipe made with sugar ice cream cones, melted chocolate, and sprinkles, these treats will be ready to enjoy in just 20 minutes.
15. Unicorn Popcorn
You can make your own version of this eye-catching popcorn mix in just minutes! Feel free to experiment with your choice of mix-ins, such as heart candies, to personalize it to your liking.
Party guests will love this delicious fruit dip made with cream cheese and pink lemonade. Slice up your choice or assorted fresh fruit and enjoy dipping them in this fun and tasty concoction.
Legend says that magical creatures like unicorns have magical poop too. These sparkly “poop” cookies are one of our absolute favorite unicorn party ideas and will be sure to make your guests laugh.
Loaded with whipped cream, rainbow sprinkles, and marshmallows, this magical beverage will warm you right up. This recipe is one of our favorite unicorn birthday ideas because of how cute and quick it is.
Unicorn Party Games
19. Unicorn Bingo
Bingo is a fun and simple party game that is perfect for guests of all ages. Check out this post to download some unicorn bingo cards with adorable images. See who gets five in a row first!
Put your party guests’ aim to the test with this unicorn-themed twist on the classic “pin the tail” game. You can purchase the printable unicorn game poster from the unicorn birthday ideas party pack linked here.
This DIY ring toss is a fun craft to create. All you’ll need is a few simple supplies: unicorn party hats, paper plates, glow stick necklaces, glitter, and glue! This is a unicorn party game everyone will love!
22. Unicorn Art
Kids will have a blast unleashing their creativity in this activity. They can paint their own mythical creature to bring home. Set up an art station with canvases, Goblies paintballs, and more. Be sure to lay down some plastic tablecloths for an easy cleanup.
Unicorn Party Favors
23. Unicorn Masks
How cute are these masks?! Let each kid decorate their own when they arrive, and they’ll have an adorable costume piece to wear during the party and enjoy at home afterwards.
Send your favorite goodies home in these simple but cute favor bags. You can find the unicorn cut outs linked here in this post. This is one of our favorite unicorn party ideas because it’s budget-friendly and so easy to put together!
Unicorn headbands are the perfect way to add some magic to your party, doubling as a party favor and craft. Kids will have a blast putting them on and transforming into magical creatures.
Decorated with bright colors and googly ideas, these pool noodle unicorn stick horses are a unique party favor and are so fun to create. Kids are sure to love them as they are perfect for playtime.
27. Unicorn Slime
Slime is a popular party favor that will keep kids entertained. This homemade unicorn slime is perfectly fluffy and features a beautiful rainbow of colors. The best part is that it only takes a few minutes to prepare too!
Unicorn Party Supplies
- Unicorn Party Pack - Plates, cups, headbands, balloons, banners, and more.
- Unicorn Pinata - Large pinata.
- Unicorn Party Favors - Mochi, bracelets, stamps, and more.
Unicorn Party Ideas
- 2 cups pretzels
- 2 cups popped popcorn
- 1 cup colorful mini marshmallows
- 1 cup colorful chocolate candy
- 2 tablespoons unicorn sprinkles
- Place all of the ingredients in a large bowl.
- Gently stir to mix.