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Turn your home into a Beehive with this Bee Party

Throw a Buzzing Bee Party and transform your home into a Beehive with these decorating tips.


  • Balloon Time Helium Tank
  • Yellow latex balloons
  • Paper crepe streamers – yellow and black
  • Black permanent marker
  • White tissue paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Yellow tablecloths – disposable
  • Black placemats – disposable
  • Yellow paper plates
  • Black paper cups
  • Black ribbon
  • Jars of honey – real or fake
  • Fake plastic bees


  1. Line walls of the party room with alternating strands of yellow and black streamers.
  2. Inflate a bunch of yellow balloons with your Balloon Time Helium Tank, encircle them with strips of black crepe paper, and draw on eyes with black permanent marker. Make wings from white tissue paper, and glue onto tops of each bee. Float bees on the ceiling, tie them to the backs of chairs using ribbon, and have them greet guests in a display at the front door.
  3. Cover your table with a yellow tablecloth, and set up black placemats with yellow plates and black cups for treats.
  4. Set up open jars of honey with fake plastic bees stuck in place around the party.

To round out your Buzzing Bee Party, check out our other ideas for the theme, including Invitations, Costumes, Games & Activities, and Refreshments.

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

Written by: Penny Warner

Penny Warner has more than 25 years of experience as an author and party planner. She has published more than 50 books, including 16 specific to parties. Additionally, Warner writes a weekly newspaper column on family life, penned a column for Sesame Street Parents magazine and has appeared on several regional and national TV morning programs. Her latest book, 'How to Host a Killer Party', debuted in February 2010 from NAL/Penguin.

Written by: Balloon Time
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