(variations - other ball games)
Make up invitations to resemble a ball game ticket.
The Seat location will be your home address.
Baseball party supplies
Red, white and blue. Cover the table with a green plastic table cloth and put white
squares down as bases.
Food and Cake:
Use toy batters helmets to serve chips and popcorn.
Serve sodas & hotdogs.
For the cake, make a baseball from a round heat proof bowl. Frost white and add red
Put party favors into large plastic drink cups. Party favors can be Cracker Jacks,
baseball cards, whistles, etc. Wrapped with colored cellophane. Store them in
a canvas sports bag during the party.
Activities & Games:
Decorate plain plastic batter's helmets. Use write-on paint, stickers and glitter.
Have the kids put their name and a design on them.
Play baseball. Allow time for all the kids to
rotate to the different positions.
Base Hit: Purchase blow up bats and wiffle balls.
Have the kids hit the balls at a target or through a hoop. Give each 3-4
turns and give a prize for the highest score.
Ball Player Craft: Use large sheets of butcher
paper and outline each child. Let them color or paint themselves as a baseball
Blindfolded baseball: draw a baseball field on a
cork board or large poster board. Blindfolded the kids, who then have to pin a
baseball on the "field." They get certain points for different plays --
if they pin their ball near first base-one point;
at home plate-four points, etc.
The child with the most points gets a new baseball.
Piñata shaped like a baseball, use a
plastic bat to hit it with.
For other ball games - use the appropriate ball, hats,