Planning a carnival-themed party? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve just rounded up 48 fun carnival party ideas, jam-packed with fantastic suggestions and lots of inspiration!

It’s a great theme for an outdoor party where everyone can get together for some laughs and great food. If you’re leaning more toward a circus party, we’ve got a great collection of circus party activities to check out too.

48 Carnival Party ideas

Plus if you want to decorate your party in style and on a budget, we have our free circus carnival party printables which includes: a welcome sign, circus invitations, cupcake toppers, a banner and mini banner, water bottle labels, mini candy bar wrappers, circus gift bag tags, thank you and menu/place cards, circus treat toppers, napkin rings, gift tags, and a circus coloring sheet.

We also have a second collection of free vintage circus carnival party printables for you to download and use in your party decor.

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Carnival Party Ideas FAQ

How can I create a festive atmosphere for my carnival party?

You can create a festive atmosphere for your carnival party by decorating with bright colors, balloons, and streamers.

What are some fun food options for a carnival party?

un food options for a carnival party include popcorn, cotton candy, hot dogs, and funnel cakes.

What are some popular carnival party games?

Some popular carnival party games include ring toss, bean bag toss, and duck pond. Be sure to check out all our circus games for more ideas!

What are some entertainment ideas for a carnival party?

Some entertainment ideas for a carnival party include hiring a face painter, balloon artist, or a stilt walker.

What are some prize ideas for carnival party games?

Some prize ideas for carnival party games include small toys, plush animals, and candy-filled goody bags.

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