It's Shark Week! 10 Party Ideas and DIYs


There’s nothing like breaking up the summer holidays with a little bit of geeky fun! Shark Week is here and with movies like Sharknado and Jaws, we can’t get enough of it. Are your kids going crazy over it, too? Then it’s time to throw a little shark party. (I know we’re about ready for something to celebrate over here!) Check out our slideshow featuring party ideas and DIYs to get you inspired!

10 Party Ideas to Celebrate Shark Week! 1 of 10
Proceed if you dare ...
Shark Cupcakes 2 of 10
Treat guests to a fun assortment of shark and beach cupcakes.

Get the recipe from Martha Stewart
Shark Ice Cube Molds 3 of 10
Make some scary shark fins for drinks with these resin shark fin molds.

Get them at Amazon, $9.07
Watermelon Shark Head 4 of 10
Make this fun watermelon shark carving DIY with gummy fish and all!

Get the tutorial at Spoonful
Shark Costume 5 of 10
Get in the shark spirit with this fun DIY costume!

Get the tutorial at Fiskars
Shark Gummies 6 of 10
Make a stick of shark kebabs with a few gummies!

Get a 5 lb. bag from Candy Warehouse, $19.50
Shark Cake Topper 7 of 10
Go big or go home with a large and very scary cake topper!

Get it at Sweet and Edible, $32
Shark Skirt 8 of 10
Host your kid's Shark Week party while wearing this Jaws-inspired skirt!

Get it from Nerd Alert Creations on Etsy, $45
Shark Cookies 9 of 10
The only thing terrifying about these shark cookies is knowing that the cookie tray will eventually be empty.

Get the recipe at Sweet Sugar Belle
Shark Cookie Cutters 10 of 10
Use these cookie cutters to make everything from JELL-O sharks to shark-shaped PB&J sammies.

Get them at Kitchen Crafts, $2.50
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