Outer Space Party Ideas

20 July is the anniversary of the first moon landing. It was 1969!

Party Supplies and Decorations

Make stars, planets and moons from cardboard, foil, styrofoam balls and glow-in-the dark paint and hang them on the walls and ceiling. Or get some ready-made glow-in-the-dark stars. Use a black light bulb to for bring out the glow.


Dress like an astronaut, a planet or star, an alien or recreate the era when man first landed on the moon – see our 60s party page. Popular characters from related to space include members from Star Trek, Lost in Space, Men in Black, as well as Buzz Lightyear and Marvin the Martian. Also check out our Star Wars party page.

Outer Space food ideas

  • Bake star shaped cookies and to make them shiny, wrap them in foil.
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