Here at HOORAY!, we love a party that stands out from the crowd, which is why when we caught wind of the mermaid party trend we couldn’t help but get excited.

Full of shimmer and sparkle, a mermaid party is an underwater adventure you, your little one and all their friends will love to be a part of.

The options for delightful party foods at a mermaid party are very nearly endless (and endlessly enticing!), so get ready for lots of fun when you are putting these sweet treats together.

Keep scrolling for a roundup of some delicious and fantastical mermaid themed foods ready to inspire.

1. Magical Mermaid Sugar Cookies

Who doesn’t love a pretty cookie! These magical mermaid sugar cookies may look too cute to eat, but one bite and you’ll forget all about it!


Image via HOORAY!’s Article on How to Throw a Magical Mermaid Party

2. Mermaid Toast

This gorgeous piece of toast is cute and perfect for your mermaid theme—but best of all it’s healthy too! There couldn’t be a better way to sneak a little nutrition into your child’s birthday bash.

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3. No-Churn Mermaid Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream …especially this fun mermaid one! Pretty to look at, tasty to eat, and easy make—what’s not to love?!

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4. Mermaid Bark

White chocolate, sprinkles and a few drops of colourful food dye are all you need to make this pretty dessert a huge success at your little one’s mermaid-themed birthday.

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5. Mermaid Blondies

These delightful desserts will go down swimmingly at your upcoming party. A generous dose of sprinkles and some swirls of mermaid colours make these a treat you couldn’t help but love!

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Images via Cutefetti 

6. Mermaid Cupcakes

These beautiful cakes will be the most eye-catching treat on your party table… and don’t worry we’ve been assured they are far easier to put together than they may appear.

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Images via Cookie Named Desire

7. Mermaid Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

Who knew that rice bubbles could ever look so pretty? Plus, store-bought ingredients make this dessert a breeze to make.

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8. Mermaid Munch Snack Mix

No cooking required for this fun treat. All you need is some popcorn, chocolate, sprinkles and a few fish-shaped treats, mix it all together and you’ve got yourself the perfect party snack. So fun and easy even the kids would love putting this one together!

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Images via Tonya Staab

9. Mermaid Meringue Cookies

Your guests are not going to be able to keep their hands off these dreamy meringue swirls. With their creamy white chocolate filling, these little delights make for the perfect melt in the mouth mermaid moments!

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Images via Sweetambs


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Also, be sure to take a look at HOORAY!’s Article on How to Throw a Magical Mermaid Party for more mermaid party tips and tricks!Line-break