As far as themes for Birthday parties go Spiderman seems to transcend time and has remained trendy for almost 30 years. With countless Children still obsessed with the swinging superhero the Spiderman themed parties aren’t going away anytime soon. If like many parents out there you find yourself wondering about how to throw a Spiderman party, this guide is for you.
Fortunately as Spiderman is a popular theme, gathering party ideas for the perfect Birthday bash was a piece of cake (Pun intended), below you will find our take on the perfect Spiderman bash along with links to resources and ideas to make it fantastic and unforgettable.
1) Spiderman Birthday Cakes
We think that all great parties include an epic cake and Spiderman Birthday bashes are no exception. There is a wealth of Spiderman Birthday cake ideas to choose from. Below are our favourite examples that we have collected for you. If you are a DIY Mum with a flair for baking you can find a great recipe for an easy to make but very impressive cake here: Spiderman cake recipe (Courtesy of How to cook that)
2) Spiderman Invites and Printable’s
As usual there is a large selection of Spiderman Party Printable’s to pick from but some of our absolute favourites can be found below:
Spiderman Printable’s: Party Hooray
Although not specifically Spiderman (He is however included) we are including this Superhero party printable set from Sunshine Parties as it’s freaking adorable.
3) Spiderman Birthday Party Food Ideas
It seems that every party we attended in 2022 had some version of cake pops, they definitely stole the show as a favourite snack at Kids Birthday celebrations last year. We also love the variety of Spiderman themed cupcakes and cakes you can find online with Pinterest being one of the best places to locate amazing Spiderman food ideas, below are some of our favourites for inspiration or referencing when getting your planning your party snacks for the little superheroes.
For a healthy alternative these adorable Spiderman Strawberries are a must have, the recipe for them can be found here: Delish
4) Spiderman Birthday Decorations at Home
A few years ago we provided entertainment for a Spiderman themed party that the Mother had decorated herself and we were blown away at her inventive decorations ideas on a budget. Some of our favourite ideas were:
– Using black yarn to create webs around the party room.
– Spiderman themed blue and red paper chains (Remember those from your childhood?)
– Drawing a Spiderman mask and eyes on red paper plates and using them as a decoration.
Of course if you don’t have the time to DIY your Spiderman Birthday decorations at home, the theme is readily available and can be found at any local party shop or ordered online from Party City who have Spiderman themed; cups, plates, napkins, loot bags, bunting, tablecloths and loads more: Party City
5) Spiderman Party Games and Activities
It’s not a complete party without some Spiderman party games to keep the little ones busy throughout the Birthday bash, here are some of our favourites that are easy to play and organise DIY style:
Spiderman Web Maze – It is easy to make and a ton of fun for the little ones providing countless hours of fun. Use red yarn and tape to create a Spiderweb like maze in any hallway or room, have the Children line up and try make their way through it without touching the spiderwebs. (For older Children use a stop watch to time them completing the maze)
Pin the emblem on Spiderman – The title says it all.. A take on the classic “Pin the Tail on the Donkey” and a great way to keep the little ones entertained.
Spiderman Pinata – Available at most party shops, it’s the perfect end to any party. Our suggestion is to purchase Spiderman loot bags and let the little ones fill them up as an alternative to a party pack.
Tug of War – This classic kids party game is perfect for any superhero themed event and great fun to play in all of its variations. We highly recommend it for active boys parties that are being held outdoors. If you need more information on how to play it, check out our how to play Tug of War post.
6) Spiderman Party Entertainers
A Spiderman kids party doesn’t get much better then having a Spiderman Party Entertainer rock up and surprise the Birthday boy with a visit from his favourite superhero. And you can book one of our energetic party characters on the Yombu marketplace, simply click on a link below to hire a Spiderman in your City:
Party Characters for Hire in Miami
Party Characters for Hire in Los Angeles
Party Characters for Hire in New York
Party Characters for Hire in Boston
Party Characters for Hire in Chicago
Party Characters for Hire in Atlanta
We can also highly recommend hiring kids party entertainers to keep the little ones busy with Spiderman themed face-painting or balloon art.
Boom, boom, pow! Thats it from us, hopefully your Spiderman party is off to a great start with that list of Awesome Spiderman themed activities and ideas. Let us know in the comments below if we missed any other great resources or ideas for a Spiderman Birthday Bash and don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with all of our latest ideas and posts.
When is Spiderman’s Birthday?
Spiderman’s Birthday was confirmed as the 10th of August in Spiderman: Far from home. However there has been some confusion around the date which is why August the first is most commonly known as Spiderman day for all true fans.
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Absolute love it. My kids birthday party will be amazing and i am planning to suprise my son with a spiderman cake. Everything seems wonderful and i can not wait to make his day special
Thank you Joel, glad you enjoyed the post. 🙂
The decorations, activities, and treats you mentioned are all great ways to bring the Spiderman theme to life! Also, thank you for including links to hire an actual Spiderman entertainer, having the actual character there to interact with the children/guests is a surefire way to make the party memorable.
Thank you 🙂