Summer Fun Paint War Party

Updated on June 26, 2012

This is for Those of You Who Fear No Mess

It is warm once again, and time for an annual tradition of great fun! A PAINT PARTY. This is a crazy fun idea for all! Warning: It is extremely messy.


  • Washable Paint of Various colors
  • Twister Mat
  • Cheap Squirt Guns
  • Water Balloons
  • Powdered Paint
  • Pantyhose
  • Plastic Tarp
  • White T-shirts and old shorts (If you find white gym shorts as well then kudos)
  • Tye dye supplies
  • Goggles (optional)

This themed party is designed to make everyone as colorful as possible!


  • Messy Twister
  • Tie-dye T shirts
  • For birthdays, make a rainbow cake (add food coloring to white cake mix)
  • Paint War

For the paint war, lay out a tarp (if you care at all for your grass)

  • Fill pantyhose legs with colored powder paint
  • Fill water balloons with paint
  • Fill squirt guns with paint

Let the chaos ensue!!! Don't forget to take before and after pictures!


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      Deb Holcmann 5 weeks ago

      Michaels just advertised that you can buy pain pods for a game like this. Like 40 in a package. All colors

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      Stephanie Toddy 22 months ago

      What kind of paint do u use? I don't care if it stains the clothes just need sumthing that's ok for kids!

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      Julie Katz 5 years ago from Bellmore, New York

      This looks like such a blast! Great idea!