Tired of the same bounce house and birthday cake? Go out on a party-throwing limb this year with a birthday party theme that is trending and totally fun! Whether it’s dueling with lightsabers for a Rogue One party or putting on crazy hair to hang with the Trolls, click through the gallery to see our favorite 14 birthday party trends for 2017.

Emoji Party

Do emojis make your kids go :-)? The pros over at Spaceships and Laserbeams have all the inspiration you need to throw your little guy or gal a party that'll make everyone in attendance want to go completely emoji-crazy. Whether they're playing "Pin the Face on the Emoji" or feasting on emoji-faced pizza, your kids (and you, too) will have a blast with this one. ;-)

photo: Living Locurto

  • lego-ninjago-mask via Spaceships and Laser Beams
  • tow-maters-tater-tots via Hostess with the Mostess

What’s your favorite theme for a birthday? Tell us in a comment below!

—Melissa Heckscher & Jennifer Massoni Pardini

 

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