Creative Ideas for a 10-year-old’s birthday

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Written By Poonam Singh

I am co-founder of and Principal of Cambridge Montessori Preschool Bangalore.

It can be difficult to come up with a ten-year-old’s birthday gift that is both memorable and engaging. Many parents find it challenging to provide gifts that will truly stand out, as well as be desirable.

This post will provide tips on making a ten-year-old’s birthday celebration unique and one-of-a-kind. We’ll explore ideas such as participating in outdoor activities, gifting experiences, and subscriptions. We’ll also offer budget-friendly advice on planning for any occasion and provide helpful guidelines to make any idea a reality.

This blog post will provide helpful tips for ten-year-olds and those planning their birthday party.

Host a virtual party

Why not host a virtual party for your ten-year-old’s birthday? This can be a great way to get the whole family together while maintaining social distancing. You can pick a theme (anything from superheroes to having a spa day) and have everyone dress up!

Find some fun virtual activities to prepare for your party. You could set up a scavenger hunt, have a virtual game night, or even hold a remote dance party! These ideas are perfect ways to make your ten-year-old’s birthday extra special.

Host a virtual party

Have a treasure hunt

A treasure hunt can be fun to celebrate a child’s birthday. It is possible to place clues around the home or yard for them to find the hidden “treasure”.

By hiding surprises along the way, you can make your event more enjoyable for guests of all ages! Plan these clues well in advance and ensure that they are age appropriate.

Treasure Hunt

Crafts or Art Projects

When it comes to birthday ideas, crafts and art projects always make a great choice. This is because they can be done with friends and family and tailored to the interests of the 10-year-old. Arts and crafts also help children develop motor skills, problem-solving abilities, and creativity.

Various activities, such as making jewelry, sculpting with clay, or painting a mural, can be incorporated into the 10-year-old’s birthday celebration. These projects will definitely be memorable and fun for them.

Crafts or Art Projects

Play a game of charades

If you would like to celebrate a 10-year-old’s birthday in a fun and creative way, why not play charades? Charades is an excellent party game that gets everyone involved. You can divide your group into two teams and have each team take turns acting out different words or phrases while the other team guesses. This will be a lot of fun for all participants!

Playing copywriting games can be enjoyed by all ages and provide an entertaining experience. You can also add a layer of intrigue by playing scenes or stories with teams instead of just single words or phrases.

Play a game of charades

Have a movie night and enjoy some popcorn!

Why not celebrate your birthday with a movie night? This can be done in one of two ways: you can choose a movie that the individual will love, or let them pick their own selections. Get snacks and popcorn ready, and have a fun-filled evening themed around their favorite film.

If you’d like to make your kid’s birthday extra special, consider staging a movie theatre at home with red carpeting and other decorations. It will be an enjoyable night for the guest of honor!

Have a movie night and enjoy some popcorn!


In short, there are many creative ideas for a 10-year-old’s birthday party. You can either go with a theme or have an all-around fun day that is appropriate to the individual’s age group. Plenty of activities are available for an outdoor party if it is hosted at the individual’s home. You can definitely make a birthday celebration that your 10-year-old will remember for years to come.

I am co-founder of and Principal of Cambridge Montessori Preschool and DayCare Kaggadasapura Branch. I am also a Montessori certified teacher and have 5+ years of experience working with kids.

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