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Hot Air Balloon Party Favors

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Wrap up your airplane or hot air balloon themed party on a high note by sending your guests home with a miniature hot air balloon filled with toy airplanes, parachute men, candy and more!

DIY Hot Air Balloon Party Favor Cup


  • Balloon Time Helium Tank
  • 5-inch balloons
  • String
  • Paper ice cream tubs
  • Hot glue gun
  • Favor supplies – candy, small toys, etc.
Hot Air Balloon Party Favor Supplies


  1. Inflate a 5-inch balloon with your Balloon Time Helium Tank for each favor and tie with string.
  2. Cut the string to be about 6 inches long.
  3. Adhere the balloon’s string to the inside of the paper ice cream tub in the center using the hot glue gun.
  4. Let the glue dry.
  5. Fill the tub with the candy and toys.
Hot Air Balloon Party Favor

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Note: Adult supervision is required when using balloons. Please read all warnings and precautions on the Balloon Time carton.

Written by: Sara Schmutz

Sara has been in love with parties and planning parties for as long as she can remember. And, she must be destined for more, since she has been blessed with three party loving daughters. There can never be too many tea parties at their house. And, her love for parties and unique ideas have not been overlooked. Sara has been a regular party contributor on One Charming Party, Pizzazzerie, Handmade Charlotte, Confetti Pop, Oh It's Perfect, And Then We Saved, & Red Barn Blog. She has also been featured on Pottery Barn, Disney's Baby Blog, Amy Atlas, Hostess with the Mostess, Babble, Apartment Therapy, Huffington Post, and more. Sara has also recently had a number of guest appearances on Utah's KUTV Fresh Living Show, where she shared some of her favorite party ideas. Sara loves planning parties and celebrating the special moments with her family and friends.

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