SuppliesHave a Hawaiian luau at the beach, nearby pool, or just about anywhere. Explore Hawaiian folk lore, teach hula dancing, and enjoy tropical treats.
Buy personalized luau invitations or make invitation int he shape of a volcano, with a map of Hawaii, or a photo of a hula dancer or surfer. Ask guests to wear Hawaiian or beach shirts. More Invitation ideas and tips!
Decorate with a personalized luau banner, pineapples and coconuts, palm fronds and a surf board (borrowed real one or inexpensive styrofoam board). More Decorations ideas!
Games & Activities
Read Hawaiian legends and play a Hawiian gods matching game (names of Hawaiian gods to their purpose). Build and erupt volcanos (buy a volcano science kit or have children make small volcanos out of modelling clay - put baking soda in the hole and pour in some vinegar to create an "eruption"). Teach hula dancing and play Hawaiian music. More Games & Activities!
Arts & Crafts
Make necklaces out of wooden beads and cord. Paint a Hawaiian mural (tropical island or undersea scene). Paint colorful designs on white t-shirts. More Arts & Crafts ideas!
Serve peanut butter and banana sandwiches, goldfish crackers, and tropical fruit smoothies. Make a pineapple upside-down cake, volcano cake, hula dancer cake or beach cake. More Fun Food ideas!
Send guests home with hawaiian leis, sunglasses, beach ball, sand toys, jump rope or blowing bubbles. More Party Favor ideas!
Check out Luau Party Supplies and Hawaii Photos for inspiration. Visit the Kids' Party Fun Directory for party places, entertainment, and rentals in your area. Similar parties include Beach Party, Pool Party, Picnic and Barbecue. More Party Themes!