Captain America

Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War

Ever since the Walt Disney Company bought Marvel I’ve been looking forward to throwing a party that had something to do with the Marvel universe. When I saw the trailer for Captain America: Civil War I knew it was the perfect opportunity to put together a party.

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I knew Jello would be an easy dessert that I could make that would bring in the red, white, and blue. You can’t see it that clearly, but there is a layer of clear Jello in between the blue and red, so it’s actually three flavors of Jello.

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I found these really great wristbands at Party City. I put them around some jars filled with candy.

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We also had some apples and blueberries to bring in more food that matched the colors. The Captain America shields on the blue drinks and the comic book graphics I put on the blue cups were just pictures I printed and cut out.

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My niece and I made these red velvet cupcakes with vanilla icing and sprinkles.

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This Captain America figure was only $10 on Black Friday so I had to get it.

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The hanging blue decorations (I added the white stars in the center) and red stars were from Michaels, the Captain America and Iron Man cutouts were from a party pack I got at Wal-Mart, and I made the Avengers symbol in the middle from construction paper. The black background is actually a black chalkboard style tablecloth that my niece drew a cityscape on.

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We had a great time and look forward to the next one!