We love studying about space! Astronomy is a favorite subject of kids of all ages, so why not make it a theme for an epic space party?
We’ve included all kinds of fun party ideas from around the interwebs, a gift list guide for space-loving kiddos, and an awesome art project idea to include in your space studies! Join us for an intergalactic fete that is unforgettable.
If your child wants to really dig into the study of space, there’s a great curriculum for that!
In fact, we got one of our favorite Astronomy snacks from Apologia’s Astronomy Activity Kit. See it below!
The Edible Earth activity is one of many fantastic activities in the Apologia Astronomy Activity Kit. We are so enjoying our study of God’s amazing creations in space. And actually doing the activities since the kit makes them so easy. If you have a space lover, then you should consider the Astronomy course and Activity Kit for your homeschool. It’s a wonderful investment in Christian STEM education!
Space Themed Art Projects
This entire solar eclipse lesson took about 15 minutes, but the smiles lasted all day! Besides being loads of fun and giving your little space fanatics a great favor to take home, they learn all about their art project while they create it!
Gifts for Space Loving Kids
There are so many wonderful gift ideas out there for space loving kids and adults. The options are almost as many as the stars in the Milky Way. Here are some of the boys most favorite to give you a head start on finding the most awesome galactic gift!
Solar System PlanetariumNational Geographic Readers: PlanetsSafari Ltd Safariology The Solar SystemMelissa & Doug Solar System Floor PuzzleChildren’s Astronaut Role Play Set Costume for KidsSpace Adventure Roarin’ Rocket Play TentRotating Sky Moon & Cosmos Cover Projector Night LightThere’s No Place Like Space: All About Our Solar System4M Solar Rover Kit
Incredible Space Themed Party Ideas
We have scoured Pinterest and the internet for you and collected 25 of the most fun space snacks, party ideas, crafts, and decoration filled posts to help get your space party started. Which ideas will you be using?
Blast Off: A Rocket Ship Themed Birthday Party | Unskinny Boppy
Space Birthday Party Printables | Crazy Little Projects
Stars & Planets Free Printable Game | Kids Activities Blog
Rocket Skewers | The Crafting Chicks
Space Crazy! Free Printable Space Characters | Picklebums
Galaxy in a Bottle Craft | Kids Activities Blog
DIY Moon Rocks | The Crafting Chicks
Star Gazing Party Activities & Favor | Paging Supermom
Galaxy Bark | Life With the Crust Cut Off
How to Make Oaty Galaxy Cookies | Amuse Your Bouche
Aliens Made From K-Cups | Artsy Momma
Galaxy Slime | Twodaloo
Galaxy Sugar Cookies | Kids Activities Blog
Galaxy Playdough | Kids Activities Blog
Free Outer Space Party Printables | Catch My Party
UFO Cupcakes | Sweetest Kitchen
Straw Rockets (with Free Rocket Template) | Buggy and Buddy
DIY Rocket Building Station for Kids | Lemon Lime Adventures
Rocket Ship Kids Craft | Persia Lou
DIY Jet Pack | The Pinning Mama
How to make a 3D Moon Cake with Astronaut | Cook Clean Craft
Galaxy Necklaces | Kids Activities Blog
DIY Rocket Piñata | Soda Pop Avenue
Slime Planet Sun Catchers | The Everyday Mom Life
DIY Balloon Planets | Play Party Plan