St. Patrick’s Day “Pot of Gold” Rainbow Party!

Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie!

We know cuteness when it hits our inbox like this amazing St. Patrick’s Day “Pot of Gold at the end of the Rainbow” party submitted by Miss Party Mom (find MPM here on Facebook too)! Rainbows are very popular now (hello? who wouldn’t want a rainbow party?!) so it was the perfect idea for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration! She was lucky to have Hannah of Hannah’s Cookies and Treats for help with baking and set-up!

Miss Party Mom tells us all about the sweet treats, decorations, + more so you can have your own St. Patrick’s Day “Pot of Gold’ PARTY! Check out the details at the bottom! Be sure not to miss the rainbow push-up pops,shamrock cake, green drinks, and rainbow socks!

Rainbow St. Patrick's Day Push-Up Pops!!Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie! Gold at the end of the RAINBOW St. Patrick's Day Party on Pizzazzerie!

Aren’t all the details cute? We’re loving those socks too! As promised, the super talented Miss Party Mom is sharing all the ideas with you!

“We focused on kid friendly desserts and party favors for our table. Hannah made a 3 tier green ombre shamrock cake out of a heart cookie cutter and using the left over scraps created the stem. She also came up with the fun idea for green Hostess ding dongs- which turned out so adorable. Her pot of gold sugar cookies were topped with gold shimmery sprinkles. I made cupcakes in 3 colors of green and we decked them out with colored candy and gold coins. For the light green cupcakes I made felt bow tie cake toppers which were inexpensive and easy to make!

I used free printables for every graphic on the table. The “LUCKY” sign on the front of the table was a free download from The TomKat Studio via HGTV. I sprayed it with gold glitter and backed it with a rainbow fabric that was going the opposite way of the rainbow table cloth- so it really popped! The square chevron labels on the coloring buckets are courtesy of another free printable from Dimpleprints. The “You’re my Lucky Charm” mini banner on the “leprechaun trail mix” is a free printable from Kara’s Party Ideas, I shrunk it down to meet my needs. For the mini buckets I spray painted them gold and printed out St. Patrick’s Day coloring pages online and made little mini coloring books for the kids. I put rainbow colored crayons on the front of the buckets and tied them on with twine. I topped almost everything off with light and dark green stacked shamrock foam stickers found in March at every craft store for $1 a pack. I even decorated the green soda bottles with free printables from Love The Day. The leprechaun trail mix were put inside large ketchup cups found at most $1 stores. I used rainbow ribbon to create a rainbow above the trail mix and good ol’ cotton balls for the clouds on the sides- the kids loved these!

The mason jars had green colored milk inside and were dipped in a lighter green melting chocolate and then rolled in sugar sprinkles. We baked mini green cupcakes and put them through our green paper straws and topped them off with a leprechaun Lucky Charm marshmallow or a rainbow one- another hit with the kids! The push pops were made with a new mini push pop pan I purchased which made them a lot easier to make then slicing mini cupcakes. I was able to fit all over the colors of the rainbow in this way because of how thin they were. We topped them off with a shamrock clad rolo!

The green shamrock chocolate pops were made with a shamrock candy mold. We painted edible gold shimmer on each of them and I put the rainbow ribbon flag on each with a little wire sandwiched in between so I could make them “wavey”. Surrounding the shamrock pops were our jello mugs! Hannah and I joked about finding mini beer jugs to put green (non-alcoholic!) jello in and sure enough a day later Hannah found them.

The kids had a blast and we’re all still recovering from a day of desserts!”

Credits & Resources

Party Styling:  Miss Party Mom (find MPM here on Facebook too)
Photography: Christina Landeros, Moments Captured Photography 
Cookies, Cake & Cupcakes: Hannah Henry, Hannah’s Cookies and Treats
“LUCKY” banner: The TomKat Studio via HGTV
Chevron Rainbow Printable on Coloring Buckets: Dimpleprints
Rainbow and shamrock graphics on soda bottles: Love The Day
Shamrock candy mold: Kenilah’s Cake and Candy 
Rainbow Table Cloth: Miss Party Mom
Mini Beer Jugs: TJ Maxx
“Keep Calm” cup: Walmart
Push Pop containers & Push Pop baking pan: Michael’s Crafts

Colorful Raindrops Book Party!

Petite Social - Raindrops2
Petite Social - Raindrops1
Petite Social - Raindrops

There is no doubt about it, COLOR is in! Incorporate a few colors into your party or go for a RAINBOW look like this darling shoot styled for the children's book Raindrops: A Shower of Colors by Chiêu Anh Urban, Illustrated by Viviana Garofoli! We have shared lots of rainbow party ideas (like this one and another one here). We're huge fans of bright colors that really appeal to young party … { Continue Reading }

Colorful Little Picasso Art Party!

PicassoParty2
PicassoParty1
PicassoParty

Have a little artist? Throw a LITTLE PICASSO ART PARTY like Danielle Arcese of Cutie Putti Paperie! As an art major, she was excited to design and create a super bright (and super cute!) art themed dessert table. She incorporated tie dye, paint splatters, scribbles, paint cans, rollers, colored pencils + more! COLORFUL GRADIENT BACKDROP "The colorful gradient backdrop was so easy and … { Continue Reading }

Rainbow Birthday Party Inspiration!

rainbow colorful art crayon party pictures

This new birthday party invitation from Tiny Prints inspired me! How cute is the trendy chevron print in rainbow? Love. So I thought I'd pull together some ideas that pair perfectly with the rainbow theme. This theme can also be a "crayon theme" or "art party theme" too! Plus, it's great for boy-and-girl parties. Rainbow Fan Backdrop + Table | Birthday Rainbow Cake | Rainbow Party Straws | Soda … { Continue Reading }

Colorful Taste the Rainbow Birthday Party!

rainbow colorful birthday party
rainbow colorful birthday party
rainbow colorful birthday party

Rainbow parties are ALL THE RAGE, and it's easy to see why with this absolutely adorable Taste The Rainbow themed birthday party! No detail was left out in this soiree from the water bottle labels to the cute "party popcorn" in rainbow colored treat containers. Designed by Wants and Wishes using darling party printables from their etsy shop here. Debbie and her team created a rainbow of cupcake … { Continue Reading }

Taste the Rainbow 2nd Birthday Party

thumb rainbow party
rainbow-party-emmy23
rainbow birthday party

Rainbow Birthday Party One of the most POPULAR birthday party themes that we are LOVING right now is RAINBOWS! We have featured several rainbow birthday parties before, and we're excited to share another one for even more rainbow birthday inspiration! Submitted by the talented Chickabug who designed and created all the party printables, this party was styled by little Emma's mom who owns Emmy's … { Continue Reading }

Tutorial: St. Patrick’s Day Pot of Gold Cookies

thumb-st-patricks-cookies
leprechaun cookies
Rainbow and Cloud cookies

Really, does it get any cuter than this? St. Patrick's Day just got sweeter with these Pot O' Gold Cookies from The Sweet Adventures of Sugar Belle! We are thrilled that we can share the tutorial with you so you can make these cuties to celebrate the LUCKY day too! YOU WILL NEED: - 3-4 inch round cookie cutter - mini flower cutter, mashed into a cloud shape {from craft store like Hobby … { Continue Reading }

Over the Rainbow St. Patrick’s Day Party!

thumb-st-patricks-oh-goodie
st. patrick's day party
rainbow party

We are OVER the moon RAINBOW in love with this bright & colorful St. Patrick's Day Party sent to us by JoAnne of oh goodie designs! We recently shared a post dedicated to rainbow treats for this LUCKY holiday so it's no surprise we loved this rainbow twist for a St. Patty's party!   JoAnne shared her inspiration & tips from this RAINBOW St. Patrick's … { Continue Reading }

St. Patrick’s Day Desserts (Rainbow Style) + Free Printables

thumb-rainbow-treats
rainbow desserts
rainbow desserts and foods

St. Patrick's Day Desserts: Rainbow Style Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with some rainbow treats! Your little leprechauns will thank you when they see these rainbow goodies, they won't even want the pot of gold ;) Normally all you need is a set of food coloring or food gels, small bowls, and some creativity but visit the links below for more recipes! Pair these with the free printables below … { Continue Reading }

Over the Rainbow Birthday Party

thumbrainbow
Rainbow Party Supplies printables candy station dessert table
Rainbow Party Printables

CONGRATULATIONS Christina Gibson! - YOU won the Let it Snow Holiday Children's Party Printable Collection from Shindig Parties! I'll be sending you an email shortly :) We have another giveaway for Weddings by Tara Guerard so I encourage you all to enter that as well and stay tuned for a jam-packed week of giveaways next week! Over the Rainbow Birthday Party Amazing, … { Continue Reading }