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DIY Dollar Store Spiderman Party Favors

DIY Dollar Store Spiderman Party Favors

Looking for party favors that don’t break the bank? If so, this post is for you! You can create affordable DIY Spiderman party favors that everyone will love! In fact, there are plenty of ways to make cool Spiderman party favor bags using items from the dollar store.

I know, you may be thinking, really? The dollar store? Yes! With a little creativity, you can pull off some pretty awesome goodie bags with DIY Spiderman sunglasses that kids will love!

Pair these party favors with the perfect Spider-Man gift for the birthday celebrant!

Why Have Party Favors?

Party favors are a great way to thank your guests for attending your Spiderman birthday party! They are also a fun way to send your guests home with a little something to remember your event by.

DIY Spiderman Party Favors on a Budget

If you’re like me, you’re always looking for ways to save money without sacrificing quality. That’s why a visit to the dollar store is one of my first stops to grab party supplies!

Yes, you can find party supplies like balloons, plates, and cups, but did you know you can find Spiderman party favor items there too?

Dollar Store Spiderman Items

My local Dollar Tree had awesome choices for a Spiderman party and for so many other types of superhero parties too! If you walk down the different aisles, you’ll find way more than just a few Spiderman figurines.

Dollar Tree has Spiderman figurines, puzzles, and silly string in the toys section. They also have comic books, coloring books, paperweights, and stickers in the office supplies section.

And, near the checkout aisle, there’s a basket of magic Spiderman towels. WOW!

The items are spread out throughout the store in different sections so be sure to look around so you don’t miss out!

spiderman comics and puzzle

Needless to say, I chose a few Spiderman items kids love, a few gift bags, and sunglasses (to make DIY Spiderman sunglasses) and got started.

DIY Spiderman Party Favors Tutorial

These party favors are affordable and easy to put together. You can save money and still show your guests a good time!

Depending on the ages of those attending your Spiderman birthday party, you may choose to add different age-appropriate items.

In my case, I ended up making two different types of party favor bags. One kind for toddlers and another for children (ages 5+).

What to Buy

There are so many great ideas out there but I decided to include fun things to do, something yummy to eat, and something practical.

Here’s are some things you can use to make these DIY dollar store party favor bags:

Gift Bags

  • Red, blue and/or silver (I used 4″ x 6″ bags for toddlers and 8″ x 8″ bags for the kids)

Fun Things To Do

Something Yummy

Something Practical

spiderman towels and sunglasses


Now that you have all of your supplies, it’s time to put these party favor bags together!

The Bags

First, start by opening each of the gift bags. If you’re using the small bags, you’ll want to fill them with about four or five items. For the larger bags, you can fill them with up to six to eight items.

I used the smaller bags for toddlers and the larger bags for kids ages 5 and up.

Want Spiderman Bags Instead?

If you would like red Spiderman-themed bags instead of plain colored ones, you can buy them or create your own using cheap red lunch bags, a black Sharpie, and white paper. To make your own, use the Sharpie to draw web patterns on the bag and the paper to create white paper eyes.

Assembling The Party Favor Bags

Now for the fun part. Fill each bag with your favorite items!

Toddler Bags

I opted for practical items for the toddler bags since they are still young and can easily choke on toys and other items.

Item Ideas

Feel free to choose your favorite items. The ideas are endless!

Children Bags (Ages 5+)

I decided to include a mix of items for the kids. Each bag had fun activities to do and also some practical items as well.

Item Ideas

Feel free to choose your favorite items for the kids. There are so many great Spiderman inspired ideas out there!

spiderman party favors

Spiderman Sunglasses

Of all the Spiderman party ideas out there, this is my favorite of the party ideas! Spiderman sunglasses are super easy to make and can serve as party decorations too!

Using a fine tip Sharpie, draw spider web patterns on red sunglasses and you’ll have a pair of Spiderman sunglasses within minutes!

Finally, hang a pair of these on each goodie bag as a cool final touch!

red spiderman sunglasses

Final Touches

Now that you’ve assembled everything, it’s time to set up your Spiderman birthday party favor bag display!

If you picked up bags in multiple colors such as red and blue, you can create a fun table display by alternating the colored bags on the table. Add a sign thanking guests for attending. Mention that they can pick up a gift bag on their way out.

Other Spiderman Party Ideas

Now that you have Spiderman party favors put together, it’s time to start thinking about the other details of your upcoming Spiderman birthday bash!

Here are a few other awesome party ideas tailored to your little superhero!

Spiderman Cake & Cupcakes

Check your local grocery store bakery for fun options! Safeway offers delicious desserts like a Spiderman cake with blue icing that you can preorder online with only 24 hour notice. It comes in multiple cake flavors and cake filling options.

spiderman cake

Planning to use your own cake recipe? Pick up these fun Spiderman cake toppers or toppers for slinging spider web cupcakes to decorate your cake or cupcakes.

Spiderman Pinata

Adding a cool Spiderman pinata to your party is surely going to be a hit! Guests can take turns trying to break it open to release the goodies inside.

Spiderman Birthday Party Games

Looking for fun ideas of things to do? Search no more! Kids will feel like they are swinging between buildings with this safe, DIY Spiderman obstacle course mom and kids alike will love! Cover an area in red streamers or yarn to recreate a Spiderman scene for kids to navigate through.

You can also create a web blaster game! Kids will have fun shooting spider webs (silly string) at targets such as bad guy figurines.

Spiderman Party Decorations

Deck out your party space with some fun Spiderman-themed decorations. You can find plenty of options online or in stores. Add balloons for an additional pop of color.

Spiderman Food

No Spiderman birthday party is complete without a table filled with themed food for your little superheroes! Check out these recipes for DIY Spiderman strawberries and DIY Spiderman watermelon you’ll love!

Spiderman Photo Booth

If you want to go all out, consider setting up a Spiderman photo booth! Have guests dress up and wear these DIY spiderman sunglasses and say cheese!

Final Thoughts

Thanks for swinging by and checking out this budget-friendly post! Hope you found some ideas that will help you plan your upcoming Spiderman birthday party! For Spider-Man gift ideas, check out our Spider-Man gift guide.