Paintball equipment makes an excellent birthday gift for many different ages, however particularly for a 14 year old boy. If you want your exciting gift to have an even bigger impact, give it to him at a paintball themed birthday party that features a game he can use it at! Playing pin the tale on the donkey at Chuck E Cheese loses its cool factor after about 10 years old. Host a paintball game at your next party and you will keep your guests occupied and excited all day!
Fortunately, paintball equipment is very easy to access and readily available from many online stores and have it shipped directly to your door. If you shop at the right place, you can purchase much top quality paintball gear fairly cheaply; depending on how much you’re willing to spend, some shops will even offer volume discounts if you ask. This makes it affordable to offer paintball related door prizes or supply gear for your guests at the party.
Paintball birthday parties are perhaps the easiest to supply with equipment and ideas, however any party where the guests get to play this exhilarating game will be remembered. As a gift, you can’t go wrong with a paintball gun package deal. These contain everything you need to start playing – a paintball gun, mask, hopper and CO2 tank, and they’re usually fairly cheap! Package deals make excellent gifts because they’re a complete set, ready to plug and play as soon as it’s opened.
It’s easy to get creative with paintball themed food for the party. Ideas for great paintball birthday cakes are many; the colorful splat design of exploded paintballs are nearly a staple for such an occasion. Gumballs also look identical in size, color and shape to paintballs, making them another fun paintball cake accessory. Go all out and make a full scale paintball war scene made out of marzipan if you’re really adventurous.
You can also get creative with invitations to your paintball party. While these are easy enough to make if you have a bit of talent with colored pens, construction paper or other art supplies, the easiest way to go is to have them made by a professional printer. This can be done rather cheaply, however fortunately the paintball party idea isn’t new; there are many paintball themed invitation templates available for purchase to use as basic ideas.
While presents, cake and ice cream are fun, the real entertainment at the party will be the game. First decide if you want to host the game at a commercial field or your own property. Booking your party at a commercial field is most likely the easiest way to pull off a successful paintball party as the field is already set up and rental equipment is plentiful. Commercial fields also offer air tank refills and regular supplies of paintballs so play can resume uninterrupted throughout the day.
Many commercial fields offer to book parties often with different packages available. Depending on what …