Who doesn’t love Lightning McQueen and the rest of the Cars movie casts? They all have their own qualities that kids have adored and loved. Even adults have been inspired by the movie too. If your birthday celebrant is one of those Cars fanatics, it would be best to organize a car-themed party for him. Provide your guests with a sneak peak of what’s happening with your Cars-themed invitations. Decorate the venue with different colorful cars. You can also turn your house into a mini-race track. It would be more exciting if you would add a car’s pinata on your list.
Pinata is a well-decorated and colorful container filled with small toys and candies. It is being broken as part of the celebration and guests gather around to grab some treats. It is one of the best and exciting activities in a party. You can either create your own pinata or buy a ready-made.
We’ve featured different designs and ways on how to make them. You can also ask your young ones to help you with the preparation. A perfect way to bond with them before their big day.
Pull String Car Piñata
For the younger ones, it is more appropriate and safe to have a pull string pinata that don’t require blindfolds and bat swinging.
Things you Need:
- Crepe Paper
- Duct Tape
- White and Black Paper
Find out how to make the perfect pull string car piñata at Vicky Barone.
Lightning McQueen Pinata Pull String Piñata
Things you Need:
- Cereal Box
- Smaller Boxes
- Styrofoam Meat Tray
- Plastic Oval Container
- Empty packaging tape rolls
- Black Marker
Learn how to make you own Lightning McQueen pull string piñata at Things I Like to Make.
You can also watch this video for a step-by-step guide on how to create a Lightning McQueen pull string piñata.
Large Car Shaped Piñata
If your theme is not specifically inspired by Pixar Cars movie, this simple car shaped piñata is a sure hit to your guests. It is important to consider the size of your piñata based on the number of your guests.
Things you Need:
- Large cardboard.
- Roll of Packing Tape
- Recycled Brown Paper Bags. Newspaper, or Recycled Paper
- Tissue Paper
- Recycled Wrapping Paper
- Construction Paper
Happy Family Art provides the complete guide on how to make a giant car shaped piñata.
The video shows how to make a car-shaped piñata using balloons.
There are also lots of ready-made car piñatas that are available online and on party stores. We’ve listed some of the amazing car piñatas.
- CARS 2 Pinata: The package contains one Disney Cars themed pull string piñata. You need to inquire first before ordering.
- Unique Monster Truck Pinata: Each package contains 20″ x 17″ monster truck pull string piñata. It can hold up to 2lbs of party favors and candy. Have guests take turns pulling one of the 12 pull-strings to find the one that releases treats
- Disney Cars Lightning McQueen Pinata, Pull String: The package includes one Disney cars Lightning McQueen piñata. It measures 21″ x 10″ and can hold up to 2lbs. Pull the strings to find the one that releases the goodies.
Piñata Treats and Fillers
What makes breaking the piñata exciting are the treats inside it. Kids are always ready to grab their favorite sweets or toys. Ensure that you will not disappoint your young guests by including valuable favors. We’ve listed some fantastic treats that you can fill your piñatas.
- Trolli Sour Lovers Mix Assorted Gummy Candy Variety: This bold mix of extreme sour bites fruitz, sour brite eggs, sour brite crawlers minis, sour brite crawlers minis very berry, & sour brite crawlers minis tropical will kick you right in the taste buds Play with your food: Let your wild side out to play & slurp some sour worms or give a friend a gummy hand.
- Tootsie Roll Child’s Play Favorites, Funtastic Candy Variety Mix Bag: Each pack includes Tootsie Rolls, Tootsie Pops, Dots, Tootsie fruit chews, and Tootsie snack bars. Perfect for kids’ parties, pinatas, picnics, classroom outings. Peanut free, Gluten Free, and Kosher.
- Assorted American Candy Classics Over 13 Favorite Flavors: This large assorted 11 pound super bundle box contains over 300+ individually wrapped fun size. Assortment samples mix of over 13 of some of the top selling brands of American candy.
Non-Sweet Piñata Fillers
Aside from sweets, you can also get some exciting toys or some useful things. We provided some of the best non-sweet piñata fillers.
- Disney Pixar Movie CARS Stampers Box: Each box includes 24 Disney Car self inking stampers. Each stampers measures approximately 1.5″. Image came out clear and the background didn’t smudge on the paper when used.
- Cars 2 6 Piece Eraser Set: Each pack includes 6 Cars 2 erasers. Perfect for young Cars fans.
- Disney/Pixar Cars Stickers and Tattoos: The package includes Sticker pad and sticker sheets with over 250 stickers featuring Lightning McQueen, Mater, and other favorite Cars characters. It also includes 75 temporary tattoos featuring Disney/Pixar Cars and Lightning McQueen. These temporary tattoos are fun, fast to apply, easy to remove.
Piñatas add fun and excitement to the party so make sure you have one on your next party. Hopefully you find some good ideas on how to make your own car piñata.
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