Having trouble remembering the 60's? Think "groovy"... long hair, tie dye, hot pants, go-go boots, peace symbols, smiley faces, love beads, flower power, Laugh In, Woodstock, and the Beatles.
Groovy 60's Party
The 60s are retro and your child may thinkthis is a cool theme for a birthday party. A 60s party could also be a fun way to educate children about a very interesting time in recent history.
Order personalized birthday invitations or make your own incorporating peace symbols, tie dye patterns or flower power designs. Or create a photo collage from the era with photos of the Kennedys, Martin Luther King, the Beatles and more. Encourage guests to wear 60s gear (ripped jeans, tie dye, headbands, and love beads). More Invitation Ideas!
Decorate the party area with peace symbols, tissue paper flowers, lava lamps, and posters or photos from the era. More Decoration Ideas and Tips!
Games & Activities
Create a 1960s trivia game with fun facts about pop culture, events, politics and historical figures. Play a 60s soundtrack with The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The 5th Dimension, The Who, and Bob Dylan. More Games & Activities!
Arts & Crafts
Create "love bead" necklaces, tie dye shirts. Make friendship bracelets or peace symbol charms out of Shrinky Dink plastic or Fimo Clay. More Arts & Crafts ideas!
Serve veggie burgers, granola bars, jello, and tang or kool aid. Finish with tie dye cup cakes. More Fun Food ideas!
Give guests love beads or peace symbol charms. More Party Favor ideas!
Check out The Psychedelic 60s for history, music and culture ofthe 1960s. Visit the Kids' Party Fun Directory for party places, entertainment, and rentals in your area. Similar party themes include 70's. More Party Themes!