35+ Pokemon Party Ideas That Will Make Your Child’s Birthday A Blast!

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If your child is a fan of the Pokemon cartoon or video games, they are going to love these Pokemon party ideas!

pokemon party ideas

With Pokemon being so huge, it’s no surprise that lots of kids are crazy about the characters!

If your child is one of these kids, then you must be looking for some fun Pokemon birthday party ideas. 

Well, you’ve come to the right place!

In this article, we’ll share some of the coolest ideas for throwing the perfect Pokemon bash.

From fun decorations to Pokemon cakes and activities, your child’s birthday is going to be a blast.

So, start planning your Pokemon party today with these fun ideas!

Pokémon table for my son’s birthday

✔ Throw an Epic Pokémon Party with this popular Pokemon Party Kit!


1. Free Pokemon Printables

from Pretty Sweet

Start your party with our free Pokemon invitations to invite your friends, then elevate your decorations with our free Pokemon party printables.

2. Pokemon Dessert Table

pokemon go dessert table

from Catch My Party

This Pokemon birthday dessert table is super fun, as it combines all the colors of Pokemon. To tie everything together, you can add a playful Pokemon backdrop.

3. Pokemon Backdrop

from Lemon Thistle

This Pokemon party backdrop is easy to make with paper plates, red paint, and a black marker.

4. Pokemon Table Settings

from Best Friends for Frosting

To make your party theme cohesive add coordinating paper plates, cups and napkins like these Pokemon table settings.

5. Pokemon Centerpieces

from The Homes I Have Made

You’ll love how easy these DIY Pikachu centerpieces are to make. Use yellow party buckets and vinyl to recreate this for your party!

6. Pokemon Balloon Arch

from Just Add Confetti

And don’t forget to add a balloon arch and some Pokemon balloons to frame your table. There’s even a tutorial so you can do it yourself.

7. DIY Pokemon Balloons

from Whimsy Roo

You can also make Pokemon balloons with colorful balloons and markers, but if you don’t want to make them you can buy them readymade.

8. Pokemon Lanterns

from Read Roses Notes

These decorative Pokeballs are easy to make with Chinese lanterns, red paint, and black craft paper, so make sure to catch ’em for your party!

9. Pokemon Candy Buffet

from Soiree Event Design

Use our freebies to decorate a Pokemon candy bar, where you can offer all the sweetest treats!

10. Pokemon Birthday Cake

from Rosanna Pansino

How cute is this DIY Pikachu cake? I love that it’s such a simple design but makes a bold statement. Here are more Pokemon cake ideas.

11. Pokemon Pokeball Cake

from Cake Whiz

And this easy Pokeball pinata cake is a fun surprise for all your party guests. Fill your cake with mini Pokemon figurines that your guests can keep as party favors.

12. Pokemon Oreo Pops

from Just Add Confetti

You’ll also want to make these delicious Oreo pops. The iconic Pokeball is created using Oreos and candy melts for the perfect Pokemon treat.

13. Pokemon Donuts


Grab one of these cute donut makers and make some mini Pokemon donuts, you won’t regret it!

14. Pokemon Cookies

from What Should I Make For

If you have a lot of time on your hands, you might want to try your hand at Pokemon Go cookies. Alternatively, have them made for you!

15. Pokemon Cupcakes

from Midwestern Moms

Make adorable Pikachu cupcakes easily with yellow and black candy melts. Once you’ve piped your buttercream icing, add the ears, tail, and red cheeks for extra cuteness.

16. Pokemon Cupcake Wrappers

from Popcorner Reviews

You could also fake Pikachu cupcakes with yellow frosting and free Pikachu cupcake wrappers.

17. Pokemon Pokeball Cupcakes

from Carrie Elle

But you have the option to make these buttercream Pokeball cupcakes too! Find the link above to learn how to make them!

18. Pokemon Cake Pops

from Rosanna Pansino

Not all Pokeballs are the same, so go check out the link to see which Pokeball cake pops you love and then make them!

19. Pokemon Marshmallows

from Campfire Marshmallows

If you’re like me, you love making easy party food like these giant Pokemon marshmallows! Just add candy melts, frosting and mini marshmallows for simple Pokeball treats.

20. Pokemon Peep Pops

from Bakerella

Grab an edible marker and turn simple peeps into these adorable Peep-achu pops. Easy peasy!

21. Pokemon Krispie Treats

from Mommyhood Life

You can also make some Pokeball Rice Krispie treats with fondant and red food coloring. They’re always a crowd favorite at parties.

22. Pokemon Pizza

from Fab Everyday

And this Pokeball pizza must be the best Pokemon party food for the kids! I mean, who doesn’t like pizza?

23. Pokemon Charcuterie Board


If you want to get creative, try your hand at making a Pokemon snack board. It looks fairly easy, and the kids will love it too, especially the veggie lovers.

24. Pokemon Cheese Ball

from Ruffles & Rainboots

Make this easy Pokeball cheese snack for all the cheese fans at your party. It’s such a fun and easy finger food idea!

25. Pokemon Party Cups

from Ruffles And Stuff

Serve drinks in these DIY Pikachu party cups. Just grabs some markers and turn plain yellow cups into Pikachu cuteness.

26. DIY Pokemon Pinata

from and Next Comes L

If you love easy projects, you’ll love this easy paper mâché Pokeball pinata. Don’t have time to make one? Then this Pokeball pinata would be the perfect for your party.

27. Pokemon Photobooth Props

from Soiree Event Design

Set up a photo booth with Pokemon props for guests to take pictures with. What a fun party idea!

28. Pokemon Pin The Tail Game

from Cutesy Crafts

Download the free printable from the link above and have fun trying to see who can pin the tail on Pikachu. The perfect game for a Pokemon party!

29. Pokemon Punch Game

from Carefree Crafts

Enjoy the fun of the Pokemon punch game! It’s easy to make. Fill red cups with surprises, wrap them in tissue paper, and punch for excitement!

30. Pokemon Bingo

from The Eco Friendly Family

Get the kids to play a round of bingo with free Pokebingo cards. They’ll have hours of fun with this game!

31. Pokemon Bean Bag Toss

from Tone Rose Design

Create your own Pokeball bean bags using white paint and a black marker. Then, have fun playing Pikachu bean bag toss!

32. DIY Pokemon Headband

from Kids Activities Blog

Turn all the kids into Pikachu with this fun activity. Trace the free template onto yellow cardstock and add the black and brown details to make this fun headband.

33. Pokemon Party Favors

from Jennifer maker

Learn how to DIY Pokeball party favors that you can fill with the cutest Pokemon goodies and hand out to your party guests.

34. Pokemon Favor Bags

from Neli Design

These Pikachu party bags are also easy to make with yellow goody bags and the free printable.

35. Pokemon Pokeball Party Bags

from Buggy And Buddy

Or make Pokeball favor bags then fill them with some fun Pokemon favors for all your friends!

36. Pokemon Ash Ketchum Hats

from Delia Creates

These Ash Ketchum hats are also a great party favor that your friends can wear at the party then take home.



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