75+ DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Birthday Party Ideas

75 DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Birthday Party Ideas

If you have a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fab who has a birthday coming soon, you might want to plan a themed party! You can add your own personal touches to your TMNT birthday party and even save money by making the invitations, decorations, and party favors. You can guarantee everyone has a great time by serving festive foods, playing fun games, and even making a craft or two.

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9 DIY TMNT Party Invitations
1 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Party Invitations from One Artsy Mama
This invitation is made using cardstock, felt, and google eyes.

2 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Party Invitations from Simply Stavish
These homemade invitations were made to look like the number 4, but I am sure you can make other numbers.

3 – Cowabunga Dudes Printable Invitations from My Sun Will Shine
All you need to do with these invitations are to print them out and fill in the blanks.

4 – Retro TMNT Ninja Turtle Birthday Invitation from Halegrafx
The classic turtle adorn these printable birthday party invitations.

5 – Turtle Face Invitations as Seen on Pinterest
Even though there are no directions shares, these would be easy to make using green circles, crepe paper, and google eyes.

6 – DIY Ninja Turtle and Pizza Invitations as Seen on Pinterest
These would be easy to draw out and decorate with felt and google eyes. The party information can be written out on the pizza.

7 – Squared TMNT Invitations as Seen on Pinterest
If you can cut a straight line, you can make these cute invitations.

8 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Party as Seen on Pinterest
Use cardstock, grossgrain ribbon, google eyes! Invites done!

9 – Cardstock TMNT Invitations from Crazy Little Projects
Use a hole puncher and a pair of scissors to make this adorable invitation.


15 Fun TMNT Party Food Ideas
1 – Ninja Turtle Tray from The Produce Mom
This tasty veggie tray is made out of broccoli, carrot sticks, and olives.

2 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Party Drinks from Creative Kid Snacks
Learn how to make custom labels for a bottle of Gatorade

3 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Apples from Creative Kid Snacks
You can use melted chocolate to make a green apple look like a turtle.

4 – Watermelon Turtle from Catch My Party
This can be made similar to how you would carve a pumpkin.

5 – TMNT Stained Glass Cookies from That Recipe
The masks for these tasty turtle are made from melted hard candies.

6 – Ninja Turtle Birthday Cake from Camp Mommawatchi
This turtle is made using 1 dozen cupcakes, a 9×13 cake, and one round cake.

7 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles from Fondant from Sarah Lynn’s Sweets
These can be made to top plain cupcakes or even cookies.

8 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Burgers from Kitchen Fun with My 3 Sons
These are so great looking I am not sure I could eat one!

9 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle JELL-O Cups from Kitchen Fun with My 3 Sons
Discover hw easy it is to decorate a JELL-O Cup to look like a Nija Turtle.

10 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Pancakes from The Joy of Boys
These are perfect for a slumber party.

11 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Cake and Cupcakes from The Joy of Boys
The masks on these cakes are made with a product called Wilton Sugar Sheets… Very interesting!

12 – Chocolate Nunchucks from Rook No. 17
These are easy to make using chocolate cake rolls and red licorice.

13 – Toxic Ooze from One Creative Housewife
This toxic ooze is actually just melon Jell-O. There are also a few more ideas shared here.

14 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Fruit Pizza from Kids and Deals
This sweet pizza is made using store-bought sugar cookie dough.

15 – Raphael Mask Pizza from Betty Crocker
No Teenage Mutant Ninja Party would be complete without pizza!


13 DIY TMNT Party Decorations
1 – TMNT Paper Lantern Decorations from One Artsy Mama
Discover how to easily decorate paper lanterns to look like ninja turtles.

2 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Balloons from One Creative Housewife
As with the paper lantern decorations, it is easy to decorate balloons to use as decorations.

3 – DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Ornaments from Coupons are Great
It would be fun to make these and hang them around the room.

4 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle $1 Manhole Covers from The Scrap Shoppe
Learn how to make a man hole cover out of a cheap pizza pan!

5 – Ninja Turtle Sewer Centerpiece from Soiree Event Design
This is an amazing decoration that you can easily make from a piece of PVC pipe.

6 – Printable TMNT Banner from My Sun Will Shine
Print out these cute turtle faces and string them together.

7 – Ninja Turtle Heads Centerpiece from Catch My Party
While there are no directions posted for this picture, it seems it would be easy to make using styroam balls and a few other supplies.

8 – TMNT Buckets from Catch My Party
You can easily transform green pails into bowls to hold your party treats.

9 – TMNT Silverware as Seen on Pinterest
Wrap green napkins around silverware and add a piece of ribbon and google eyes.

10 – TMNT Party Cups as Seen on Pinterest
You can also use ribbon and google eyes to decorate green cups!

11 – Tin Can Sewer Hole as Seen on Pinterest
It would be very easy to spray paint a tin can to look like a sewer. Watch out for sharp edges.

12 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Birthday Banner as Seen on Pinterest
While there are no detailed directions or templates shared for this project, it should be fairly easy to make.

13 – TMNT Wreath from Tales of the Scotts
Discover how to make this cute decoration out of felt.


9 Creative TMNT Party Games
1 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Pinata from Family Crafts
Use paper mache techniques to create your own pinata.

2 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Bean Bags from The Examiner
Homemade bean bags can be used for a variety of party games.

3 – TMNT Training Obstacle Course from One Artsy Mama
This would be fun for inside or outside.

4 – Ninja Paper Star Target Practice Game from Crafts Interrupted
Let the party goers decorate their own paper stars and then try to knock down the targets.

5 – Throw the Pizza Into the Box Game from Catch My Party
No directions shared but this game can be made using pizza boxes and frisbees.

6 – Knock Out Shredder Game as Seen on Pinterest
Cover cups with tissue paper and attach them to a board. The kids punch out the tissue paper to see what lies behind it.

7 – Pin the Mask on Leo Party Game as Seen on Pinterest
Practice your drawing skills to make this fun game.

8 – Pin the Pepperoni on the Pizza Game as Seen on Pinterest
Ninja Turtles and Pizza to Together. Make this simple game and see who can pin their pepperoni closest to the center.

9 – Pizza Box Relay Race from Marriage, Mothernood, and Ministry
Get your hands on a handful of pizza boxes and have the racers try to carry stacks of them.


10 DIY TMNT Party Favors
1 – DIY Ninja Turtle Goodie Bags from Mommy’s Fabulous Finds
Use this printable template to decorate green bag.

2 – DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Shells from Soiree Event Design
Learn how you can make each guest a turtle shell out of an aluminum roaster pan.

3 – Easy Pool Noodle Nunchucks from Creative Capital B
Use pool noodles to make nunchucks for all of the kids coming to the party.

4 – Ninja Turtle Ooze from Wonder How To Science
Make this ooze and container ahead of time to give as favors.

5 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Favor Bags from One Artsy Mama
These are so siple the kids can easily help make them.

6 – TMNT Suckers as Seen on Pinterest
Decorate suckers and put them in party favor bags.

7 – Rice Krispie Pop Ninja Turtle Treats as Seen on Pinterest
You can wrap any treat in green tissue paper and add a ribbon mask and google eyes.

8 – TMNT Pail Favor Holder as Seen on Pinterest
Decorate a sand pail using craft foam.

9 – Painted Pizza Boxes from Teach Preschool
So the boxes featured here were made to hold classroom puzzles, but I think they would also make great favor holders.

10 – TMNT Eye Masks from One Creative Housewife
This fast and easy eye masks here made out of t-shirts.


10 TMNT Crafts and Activities
1 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Magnets from Living Off Love and Coffee
These cute turtles can hang around a lot longer than the party-goers.

2 – TMNT Bubble Wrap Painting from Suzy Homeschooler
Bubble wrap makes a great textured turtle shell that can be painted.

3 – Ninja Nunchucks Craft from No Time for Flash Cards
Let each child make their own nunchucks out of toilet paper rolls.

4 – Ninja Swords from My Pretend Place
These simple swords are made using paint stir sticks.

5 – TMNT Coloring Pages from Krafty Kidz Center
These printable coloring pages are a great way to help pass the time waiting for all of the guests to arrive or waiting for the food to be served.

6 – Ninja Turtle Printable Crafts from Learn Create Love
Let each party guest personalize their own ninja turtle.

7 – TMNT Turtle Puppet from One Artsy Mama
Have everyone make their own turtle puppet and then put on a puppet show!

8 – Pizza Magnet from One Artsy Mama
Use craft foam and felt to make a small pizza to hang on the fridge.

9 – TMNT Toilet Paper Roll Finger Puppets from Crafts by Courtney
use toilet paper rolls to make fun finger puppets.

10 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Play Figures from Sugar Aunts
Learn how to make ninja turtles from egg carton cups.

15 Amazing TMNT Party Finds on Amazon
You don’t have to have a DIY party to be mom-of-the-year! Some of these great items from Amazon might be too good to pass up (affiliate links)…

1 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Party Supplies Bundle
2 – Turtles to Action DecoSet Cake Decoration
3 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Table Decorations
4 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Hanging Party Decorations
5 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Foil Balloon Bouquet
6 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Scene Setter
7 – Feed The Pizza to Mikey Game
8 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Pinata
9 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Mega Mix Favor Pack
10 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Favor Pail
11 – Ninja Turtles Party Favor Goodie Small Gift Bags
12 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Rubber Wristband
13 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Foam Throwing Stars
14 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Gummy Turtle Power Candy Pizza
15 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Nun Chucks

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7 comments for “75+ DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Birthday Party Ideas

  1. 09/20/2014 at 5:14 pm

    Thanks for including our Stained Glass cookies in the round up. So many cute ideas. I am pinning so I can reference it if we are still in to the Turtles at his next birthday.

  2. Amy
    11/03/2014 at 7:57 pm

    Thanks for all of these ideas! You have helped me tackle this TMNT party so fast!

  3. 12/22/2014 at 11:21 pm

    This is a GREAT round-up! I’m planning a special birthday for my teen daughter, and she LOVED TMNT! This whole post was a great help! 🙂

    • 12/23/2014 at 6:26 am

      Thanks Jodi, So glad you found it useful!!

  4. Sandra Karlsen
    04/07/2015 at 12:47 pm

    Thank you for these great ideas! high five from Norway 🙂

  5. Ceptember
    11/10/2015 at 12:42 pm

    Nice and neat ideas

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