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I love the thought of a Detective Party because I have long been a fan of mysteries.
From my early years, when I devoured every Nancy Drew or Hardy Boy mystery I could find, to today, when I still love to read, what (and play!) detective.
My favorite detective movies are the old Thin Man Movies. Not exactly appropriate for little kids - but I love them! Tracking down "who done it" with humor and 1930's splendor...they are great fun!
Whether you are planning a detective theme party or mystery party, the theme will involve a mystery or scavenger hunt of some kind.
Having a slumber party?
A mystery can also lend itself well as slumber party games, with a mystery or hunt developing throughout the evening. It is good because you'll have lots of time on your hands, and can really spread out the clues and control how quickly the solution occurs.
If you'd like to create your very own mystery, with a little planning and thought it can be done. Read all about the mystery detective party I recently created.
It was a lot of fun, and as a matter of fact, it was one of the favorite parties I've ever planned! It was a lot of fun coming up with the clues, and casting my friends and family into the parts was a riot.
As mentioned earlier, you can go on a hunt. These are always fun and can lead to a mystery destination or an ultimate mystery items. Here are some tips and links for how to easily plan a terrific treasure hunt or scavenger hunt.
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