Open up the lab with these super science birthday party ideas. Host a mad scientist party in your home with these décor ideas, party foods, games and activities sure to please any brainiac birthday boy or girl.
Let’s chat. Birthday parties are amazing but why the reason for adding no education in them? It still possible to learn something while having fun. If you are looking for something a little maddening and perhaps with a little twist of learning, take a look at these Super Science Birthday Party ideas – Host a Mad Science Party!
What is a mad scientist party?
A mad scientists is just what it describes. An insane or crazy researcher. Often a mad scientists is depicted with a white lab coat, salt and pepper hair and a twisted face. A mad scientist birthday party allows young scientists to explore while being their crazy selves. A mad scientist party will have hand-on activities, yummy and delicious bites, and a bit of craziness. You can keep a mad scientist party loud and fun, yet a bit controlled by planning ahead.
What do you do at a mad science birthday?
Mad scientists love being fed. Keep a spread of party food for guests to nibble. You can also build appetites by first participating in mad scientists activities. In fact, the only thing that will make a mad scientist more insane is being idle. Keep your party guests entertained with Mad Science Party Games. From science experiments to magic potion making, there are many ways to keep your mad scientists from… well… going mad.
Tip Before you get started on planning, look over these 5 Minute Science Experiments with your birthday boy or girl. You might find some that interest them for their birthday party!
Mad Scientist Party Ideas
To keep your Mad Scientist Birthday party fun, a bit crazy, yet a bit controlled, follow these ideas for Mad Science Party Supplies, mad science party food and mad science party games. Let’s get ready to go mad!
Mad Science Party Décor
Mad Science Party décor can really pull your party together. Head to the Dollar tree and get a few odds and ends. Grab a snake for this adorable snake in a jar mad scientist display. | Bird’s Party
Of course no one can get in the lab of a scientist without the right qualifications. Add this Scan to Enter Sign to the front door of your mad science birthday party. | The Muddy Princess
This is adorable and easy. Make an “atomic” mobile over the kids’ eating area out of simple spray-painted Dollar Tree hula hoops, zip ties, and balloons! Easy-peasy. | Kara’s Party Ideas
I always get inspired by looking at what others do. Recreate this mad science party table. I love how the science banner looks like the periodic table. | Catch My Party
Mad Science Party Food
Get those brain juices working with this Radioactive Punch. I love how the cups are like beakers. | Spaceship & Laser Beams
Of course your brainiacs are going to need cake. Follow this tutorial for how to make brain cake! | Life is a Minestrone
In addition to a Mad Science Party Cake, try this mad science ice cream in a beaker. | Left Brian Craft Brain
It’s always fun when your party food can be out of the box – or perhaps in a syringe. Make these easy JELL-O syringes. | Living to the Fullest
Every scientist needs to use his brain. A mad scientist is going to grow his knowledge by collecting and maybe eating the brains of others. Make these easy Rice Krispie Brains. | Left Brain Craft Brain
Mad Science Recipe Ideas
More Mad Science Party Food Recipes and Ideas include…
- Molecular Fruit: Pick up melons like cantaloupe, money dew and watermelon. Use a melon baller to scoop fruit into balls. Add grapes and blueberries and attach all of your fruit together with toothpicks so that they look like molecular chains. Yo
- Elemental Sandwiches: Pre-make turkey or ham sandwiches. Grilled cheese works as well. Cut into fourths. On each sandwich square, write an element’s periodic table abbreviation (H, O, C, Si, N, Au, etc.) with Kraft Easy Cheese.
- Pizza Science: Cooking is a science too! It creates a chemical reaction. Talk about the process of cooking as you allow the children to each create their own pizza. You can use pizza dough or English muffins as well as an assortment of toppings/
Mad Science Party Activities
Make sure you download this list of Mad Scientist Activities & Party Games to keep your scientists busy. Eleven kids party games and activities that will bring laughter and fun. Party games include…
- Catch the Atoms
- Atom Drop
- Magic Potion
- Scavenger Hunt
- Burst the Atom
- Atomic Atom Jelly Bean Rush
- Balloon Blow Up
- Test Tube Relay Race
- Giant Bubbles
Grab your lab coats! When looking for more things to do at a mad science party, try this balloon water bottle experiment.| Hostess with the Mostess
Kids and adults alike will freak out over this Mad Science Potion Beverage using Kool-Aid, sugar and dry ice. | Our Best Bites
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