Ideas for an amazing Elmo party

Does your little one LOVE Elmo?  If so…why not plan an Elmo themed birthday party.  With fun Elmo themed ideas and treats…you will love all the simple and creative ways you can set up a truly AMAZING Elmo party!

Thinking of diving into Elmo’s World?  Today I am sharing some awesome Elmo Party Ideas.


☑️ This Elmo Party Kit is the perfect set to get your party planning headed in the right direction!

Elmo is iconic and this definitely makes him easy to recreate in treats and decorations.  Let’s check out all the cute ideas.  We also have some FREE Elmo Cutouts to help you make those cute Elmo faces. You can download those further down in the post.

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Elmo Party Desserts

Let’s get started with some super yummy Elmo food ideas…

Elmo Cake from Sally’s Baking Addiction

This simple and easy cake tutorial is perfect for making a cute Elmo face cake.  Your little ones will LOVE this!


Elmo Cookies from Joy of Baking

How beautiful are these cookies? The rainbow pattern is perfect!


Elmo Cupcakes from Fun365

Here are some easy and cute cupcakes that have a fun Elmo face.  Adorable!


Cute Elmo Cupcake Toppers by Lynlee’s Petite Cakes

These fondant cupcake toppers are so cute it hurts!  I LOVE all the details.  These would be an adorable addition to any Elmo party.lynlee


Elmo Birthday Cookies from Linda Bakes

Elmo and confetti cookies, anyone?  Yes. Please!!


DIY Elmo Cookies by I Heart Baking

Not only are these cookies adorable, but they come with a tutorial as well.  Nothing like cute DIY cookies to share:)  These would be a huge hit with the kiddos.

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Elmo Cookies from Sweet Emi Desserts

Here is another simple and adorable Elmo cookie design.  So cute!


Elmo Macarons by Cupcakes by Tan

Macarons are so popular right now and the coolest part about them is that they do not have to just be simple macarons.  There are so many creative ways to use them.  These Elmo Macarons are some of the best I’ve seen!  Love them!

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Elmo Cookies from Missy P Sweets

These pretty cookies are so precious.  They would be great for a girly pink Elmo party as well!


Elmo Party Food Ideas

Here are some non-dessert options for serving Elmo themed food…

Elmo Veggie Tray from Two Sisters Crafting

How cute is this Elmo veggie tray?  Making the veggies look cute is s great way to get kids to eat them!


Elmo Suckers from And Everything Sweet

Here are some fun Elmo suckers. These would also make awesome party favors.


Elmo Jello Cups from Moms and Crafters

Simple easy jello cups. Easy and already  pre-portioned, which definitely cuts down on mess!


Elmo Party Decorations + Supplies

Along with fun food ideas, we have some super adorable decorations and supplies to help you plan a fun Elmo themed birthday party!

Elmo Party from Fun365

Here is a great Elmo party. You can recreate this party with some simple supplies!


Elmo Piñata from Fun365

DIY Elmo piñata?  Of course.  Adorable!


Elmo Hooded Towel by Crazy Little Projects

I think this is such a cute idea and would make adorable and inexpensive party favors too.  You can also let  the kids run around the party wearing them like little Elmo capes which would make for some adorable photos.



Elmo Digital Invitations from Kov Kenn

Here is a simple digital invitation option.  How fun is this design.  It’s also so very convenient!


Free Elmo Face Printable

Another awesome idea for an Elmo party is using solid red items (1.e. poms, cups, treat bags, napkin rings) and adding the Elmo eyes and nose. Here is an example of a cute way to dress a cup.

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Making the Elmo faces is easy if you have some construction or scrapbook paper and cut or punch the circles.  I also have a downloadable image if you would rather print and cut ready made.


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Elmo Party Tableware

Make your party planning simple with some coordinating partyware…

Elmo First Birthday Tableware from Oriental Trading


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If you are looking for some fantastic Elmo party ideas…this post is for you. From simple to recreate to elaborate, you are sure to find what you are looking for here!


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