Looking for some easy and fun money themed party ideas? You’ve come to the right place. It’s time to get ready for the ultimate party theme: Money! Money themed parties are always a lot of fun and they can be super cheap, too.
You don’t need fancy decorations or expensive food; you just need some imagination. Read on for some super fun money party ideas that will delight your party guests without breaking the budget.
Money themed party ideas are a great way to celebrate a birthday, retirement, graduation, new job, a promotion, divorce, lottery win and many other financial, fun, or significant milestones in life. Money party themes also great for a casino party, or black jack party.
It’s also a great theme for a New Year’s Eve party when you’re hoping the next year will bring you good fortune!
All you have to do is think of a fun way to incorporate money into your party planning and voila! Your guests will be raving about what a great time they had at the party. It’s easy to decorate without spending too much money. (Ironically!)
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Money Themed Party
Firstly, you absolutely must see this amazing money party decoration set that would be perfect for any money theme party. This set includes a party banner, centerpiece decorations, cupcake toppers, napkin rings, drink bottle labels, food cards, place cards, party signs and more.
Grab this amazing money decoration set to save you time…you will easily be able to decorate in no time at all with these fun items.
Here are some more amazing money themed decorations. These would be great as money birthday decorations as well as decor for any money party theme.
Love this amazing money colored balloon garland. It’s the perfect way to make a statement at the party table or entrance to your party. Your party guests will definitely want photos around it as it would also double as a great photo backdrop.
Or these fun gold dollar sign money balloons are sure to add some fun to your money party decorations.
And you could definitely add some dollar sign balloons into the mix as well.
Money Party Decorations
Check out this fun money confetti pack. This is absolutely perfect for a table scatter. These come in green or gold dollar signs.
Another fun idea is to decorate with these gold bullion money boxes. Pop them on your party table and see if you get any tips! These would also be great for prizes for party games that whilst staying perfectly on theme!
Also these cute boxes would be fun as money themed party decorations. Decorate your party table with these gold bullion boxes. You could also use these fun treasure boxes as money themed party favors and fill them with sweet treats and goodies. They look great and won’t break the bank.
Money Party Theme Ideas
This fun money themed photo booth is a must-have. Adults and kids alike will love this. Make sure you have a fun backdrop behind you. Add some gold foil tinsel curtains or similar as a fun backdrop.
You definitely want to find some proper play money to use for decorations. Be wary though…for it to look authentic it has to be the right color and size. If you are looking for fake money for decorations…this pack is the one you want.
Another fun idea for your money party is to “make it rain” money. To do this you need a money blaster. This would be hilarious to have someone set this off as people walk in the door on arrival at your party.
Or you could have it as a fun party game. Grab as much fake money as you can. The happy winner receives a prize.
You absolutely must check this money blaster out below. This one comes with fake money. But real money fits in it too if you dare!!!
Money Themed Cake
If you are having a money themed birthday party, you will most DEFINITELY want one of these cake toppers pictured below. The cake topper hides rolls of money inside your cake.
Do yourself a favor and click on the picture and look at the reviews to see how it works. There are awesome video reviews showing how good this cake topper is.
Please don’t try to do this yourself without one of these cake toppers. I tried a DIY hack with a paper towel roll, sticky tape and ribbon and it bombed! (See photo below).
Definitely don’t make the same mistake that I did and buy one of these instead! The money attaches to the cake topper so it is fail proof. My DIY money birthday party cake bombed in the photo below. Don’t DIY just buy!
For some other fun money cake ideas, you could create some cupcakes with these awesome cupcake toppers.
This stunning money themed cake pictured below is cleverly decorated with chocolate coins and edible dollar bills.
If you wanted some money cake toppers for a larger cake, check out these fun cake toppers here.
Check out this awesome idea for a Bitcoin birthday cake that you could make! You could cut the shape out of a rectangular slab cake and ice it with your favorite frosting.
Find absolutely everything you need for your money party and all the very best money party supplies right here.
How to Make a Money Tree for a Party
How about the ultimate money party decoration? A money tree!!! This is super easy to make and your guests will be amazed! Or you could give one as a gift.
You could make this as a decoration with fake dollar bills or have one as a present for real money. Make sure you have a little sign so that people know the difference!
Money trees are popular for weddings, engagement parties, graduations and milestone birthdays. Money really does grow on trees!
Here’s some quick and easy instructions for how to make a money tree for a party:
- Grab a small potted plant that has branches like a tree.
- Put it in a gold pot or your favorite decorative pot.
- Make sure the plant leaves are not wet before the party.
- If making a fake tree: grab some fake dollar bills and attach to the tree leaves with paperclips.
- If you are having a real money tree – add some of your own real money there to give people the idea of what to do. Attach notes with paperclips.
- For real money trees: Have a little sign next to the tree encouraging people to add to the tree and a small container of paperclips.
Or buy a custom made money tree already make for you right here.
Money Food Ideas
What food should you serve at a money themed party? Just about anything! The key is to think of an easy way to make your food relate to money. If you are serving sweet foods or a dessert platter make sure each platter is decorated with gold chocolate coins.
My favorite way to theme party food is with decorations on the party table. For instance these money themed napkins, money plates and cups are the perfect way to serve your party food. That way you can still serve your favorite party foods and stay on theme.
Make sure you have some money mints scattered over your party table too. These would be great to use as a party favor or a fun treat to eat at the party – individually wrapped butter mints with a fun money wrapper.
You could also make your own money themed chocolates with this awesome mold for some fun money themed party food.
There are so many fun ways you can dress up for a money party theme. From ‘Gold Digger’ or ‘Sugar Daddy’ to ‘Bank Robber’ you are sure to have some fun.
You could wear giant paper money with your clothes tucked into it to look like you’re wearing a big sack of bills, or if you’re feeling more flamboyant, an eye-catching sequin dress with dollar signs all over it is sure to garner some statement compliments.
If your budget doesn’t allow for a fancy dress outfit, you can go for a cute money themed t-shirt. Check out some of the fun money-themed costume ideas we’ve found for you below.
Money Costume Ideas
This costume is called a million bucks! If you look closely the costume is a one million dollar note. Love it!
This costume is great for women if you don’t want a full money costume but rather an awesome accessory. Check out this fun money boa below.
Here’s another money costume in the form of a dollar bill. There’s even a child’s version of the costume here.
I absolutely cannot go pat this money catsuit for an awesome traffic stopping costume.
Or how about this matching made of money costume for men (in a suit).
If you need a quick costume but don’t want to go all out, an easy costume idea is to throw on this dollar bill shirt and a pair of jeans and you’re ready to go!
Or another easy way is to add some dollar bill jewellery and accessories like these ones below.
And last but not least you’ll be the talk of the party in this hilarious bank robber costume below.
Remember that with a little imagination, you don’t need to spend a ton of money to have an awesome party as a lot of money party ideas can be done on a budget!
Don’t miss our other fun party theme ideas and free party printables.
Money may not grow on trees, but it can sure party hard at your next shindig! We hope you’ve found some inspiration for some easy and fun money-themed party ideas. Be sure to pin for later so you can refer back to these tips when you start planning your next bash.
And don’t forget to let us know how your party turns out – we love hearing about all the amazing things our readers do!