Mad scientist parties are gaining in popularity, and why not, when this fun theme has so many different decor and activity options to explore? If your science-inclined kiddo wants to knock it out of the park (or should I say, the lab?) with a unique birthday theme this year, consider bubbling beverages, goggles in the goody bags, and gummy frogs for a start.

Step away from the classic character parties this birthday and try something new with a mad scientist party theme. Science parties are fun for kids of all ages, boys and girls. Whether you just dabble in decor or have full-on experiment stations scattered throughout your space, your guests won’t go home disappointed.

From beaker cakes to little experiments, here are some fun ways you can work a “mad scientist” theme into your little one’s next bash:

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