How to make balloon activities that will delight kids of all ages.  These balloon craft ideas include balloon game like monkey balloon game and balloon pop game.  As well as step by step instructions on how to make make a balloon animal and bubble balloons. Tip Junkie has 147 How to Make Balloon patterns all with pictured tutorials to learn how to make.  You can always search there if you’re looking for more Balloon Craft ideas with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

How To Make Balloon

How to Make Balloon

1.  Yarn Chandelier {tutorial}These adorable yarn chandeliers are perfect for any celebration!  They are versatile and budget-friendly.  You can make them using a glue mixture, balloons, and yarn.  Yes, they are a bit messy, but well worth it!

How to Make Balloon

2.  Hot Air Balloon ~ How cool is this Hot Air Balloon?!  It only lasts one day, but would provide endless entertainment.  You can make your own from a helium filled balloon, light basket, netting and ribbons.

Balloon Craft

Balloon Crafts

3.  Balloon Flip Flops {Cool Crafts} ~ Make this cool craft for yourself, your daughter or a friend. It’s also a great craft for the kids. Send them outside on the porch and have them tie, tie, tie, and before they know it, they will have an adorable set of flip flops they made themselves.

Balloon Crafts

4.  Mickey Mouse Balloon Wreath ~ If you are planning a Mickey Mouse birthday party, have the little guy himself meet your gusts at the front door with this adorable balloon wreath.

Balloon Crafts

5.  Balloon Yo-Yo ~ Teach your children how to be resourceful from items you most likely already have in your home.  It's easy to make and will provide tons of fun!

Balloon Crafts

6.  How to Make Juggling Balls ~ Make these do-it-yourself juggling balls from balloons and rice. It’s a fun family craft that helps kids learn a new skill, juggling!

Balloon Game

Balloon Game

7.  Cat in the Hat Dart Game ~ This Cat in the Hat balloon dart board would be perfect for a Dr. Seuss themed party.  There isn't a tutorial for the game, but thought it was too cute not to show it to you.  {{wink}}

Balloon Game

8.  Water Balloon Spoon Race ~ This Water Balloon Spoon Race is fun for any type of children's party.  The wooden spoons were purchased from the dollar store, painted and decorated with washi tape.  You could of course leave yours plain.

Balloon Games

9.  Balloon Ping Pong ~ This super fun ping pong game is perfect for indoor boredom busters or even as a party game.  Simply attach paper plates to popsicle sticks/tongue depressors and blow up balloons.

Balloon Pop Game

Balloon Pop Game

10.  Balloon Dart Game ~ This Balloon Dart Game will make everyone pop with laughter! It’s adorable as a wreath yet it’s a super fun game. Each balloon has a piece of paper with a number on it. That number indicates how many pieces of candy they will get. How creative! Balloon Pop Game 11.  Angry Birds Water Balloon Game ~ What kid doesn’t love a good water balloon game? And since most kids know and love the angry birds game, this is a super fun activity pairing the two! Perfect for an afternoon of play or even for a birthday party game! You’ll definantly get cool mom points for this one!

Bubble Balloons

Bubble Balloons

12.  Balloon Invitations ~ If you are not the type to mail a birthday invitation that you bought at the store, hand deliver these fun balloon invitations to your party guests.  These unique invites contain all of the pertinent party info, and a little confetti, inside the balloon.

How to Make a Balloon Animal

How to Make a Balloon Animal

13.  How to Make a Balloon Dog ~ Kids love balloon animals!  Learn how to make the basic balloon dog with these pictured step-by-step instructions.

Balloon Animals

14.  How to Make a Giraffe Balloon ~ If you can twist a balloon into a dog then you can make a giraffe.  It's basically a dog with a long neck and spots drawn on it.

Balloon Creations

Balloon Shapes

15.  How to Make Balloon Sword ~ Follow this pictured step by step tutorial to learn how to make a sword from a balloon.  If you're a beginner this is perfect for you. How to Make Balloon Hat 16.  How to Make Balloon Hat ~ Learn how to make a basic balloon hat.  It's the base for adding fancier balloons to.

Balloon Creations

17.  How to Make a Balloon Flower ~ Balloons are such a great way to decorate in an inexpensive way.  If you are looking for a way to take your balloon decorations up a notch, these fun flower shaped balloon arrangements are easy to create and work well with most girl party themes.

Weather Balloon

Weather Balloon

18.  Balloon Science Experiment ~ Your kids will love this science experiment! With the help of baking soda and vinegar the balloon inflates, leaving you with a fun toy and a great hands on learning experience! She even gives you the science behind it, so your afternoon play time is also educational!

Weather Balloon

19.  Ice Marbles {Science} ~ This is a great post with an idea that could double as both a science lesson and just plain fun! Using water balloons and some really cold winter weather you’ll get some pretty ice marbles. Easy to make and super fun to see!

Balloon Shooter

Balloon Shooter

20.  Marshmallow Shooter ~ Kids will love to practice their aiming skills with this challenging cool craft. This craft could be created with marshmallows or pom-poms, as is the perfect boredom buster during summer vacation.

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