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Host an Alice in Wonderland Mad Hatter's Tea Party

May 09, 2023 2 min read

Host an Alice in Wonderland Mad Hatter's Tea Party

If you're looking for a fun and whimsical theme for your next party, an Alice in Wonderland Mad Hatter's Tea Party is the perfect choice. With its colourful characters, surreal imagery, and abundance of tea and cake, it's no wonder this classic story has inspired countless tea parties and themed events over the years. Here are some ideas to help you plan your own Alice in Wonderland Mad Hatter's Tea Party.

Decorating and Table Setting Ideas:

When it comes to decorating for an Alice in Wonderland themed party, the possibilities are endless. Here are a few ideas to get you started:

  • Use playing cards as placemats or table runners.
  • Hang paper lanterns or colourful pom-poms from the ceiling to create a festive atmosphere.
  • Set up a table with vintage teapots, teacups, and saucers, and add a touch of whimsy with mismatched chairs or tablecloths. Or make it easy with our Alice in Wonderland paper party tableware.
  • Use oversized flowers, like sunflowers or daisies, as centrepieces or scatter them around the table for a pop of colour.
  • Print out quotes from the book on colourful paper and frame them to place around the party area.

Alice in Wonderland Tea Party

Food and Drink Suggestions:

No tea party is complete without some delicious treats to nibble on. Here are some ideas for Alice in Wonderland inspired snacks and beverages:

  • Serve "Eat Me" cupcakes or cookies with "Drink Me" labels on bottles of flavoured water or fruit juice.
  • Create a cheese board with a variety of cheeses and crackers labelled "Mad Hatter's Cheeses".
  • Serve sandwiches cut into fun shapes, such as hearts or spades, with a selection of savoury and sweet fillings.
  • Offer a variety of teas, including classic black tea, herbal teas, and fruit-infused teas, as well as iced tea for those who prefer something cold. View our tea collection.

Queen of Hearts Jam Tarts

Games to Play:

To keep your guests entertained, why not organize some fun games and activities with an Alice in Wonderland theme? Here are a few ideas:

  • Have a "tea bag toss" game where guests toss tea bags into teapots or cups for points.
  • Set up a "croquet" game with plastic flamingos and hedgehogs for mallets.
  • Play "Pin the Smile on the Cheshire Cat" with a poster of the Cheshire Cat and cut-out smiles for guests to pin on.
  • Have a costume contest for the best Alice in Wonderland themed outfit.

Alice in Wonderland Keychain

Gifts to Give:

If you want to thank your guests for attending your Mad Hatter's Tea Party, consider giving them a small gift to take home with them. Here are a few ideas:

  • Alice in Wonderland themed bookmarks or magnets.
  • Mini teapots filled with candies or tea bags.
  • Personalized teacups or teapot-shaped candles.
  • Alice in Wonderland themed cookies or chocolates.
  • Alice in Wonderland themed keychain.

An Alice in Wonderland Mad Hatter's Tea Party is a fun and creative way to bring this classic story to life. With colourful decorations, delicious food and drink, and fun games and activities, your guests are sure to have a memorable time. Don't be afraid to get creative and add your own personal touch to make your party one-of-a-kind.

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