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15 Dollar Tree Party Supply Ideas from New Year's to Christmas

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Whether you’re doing a Halloween party, birthday party, or simple summer get-together, you’ll want to stock up on Dollar Tree party supplies. They give you all the pizzazz without overpaying. With a little creativity and a quick trip to Dollar Tree, you can throw a fun party for pennies on the dollar.

Check out these Dollar Tree party activities, decorations, and attire.

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Dollar Tree Party Supplies for January (New Year’s Day)

1. Grab your New Year’s party supplies at Dollar Tree for $8.

a wall with a happy new year 2021 sign and a table full of decor and food

Don’t start the new year by overpaying for your party. Pick up champagne flutes (or six-packs of plastic wine glasses), balloons, and tableware at the Dollar Tree and save.

Here’s what you’ll need for your Dollar Tree New Year’s Day party:

  • Glass champagne flutes
  • New Year’s number balloons ($1 per number)
  • Gold paper party plates (20 pack)
  • Gold plastic silverware (48 count)
  • Gold napkins (20 count)

Final price: $8 and up


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for February (Valentine’s Day)

2. Make Valentine’s Day gift bags for $3.50 a person.

shelf at dollar store with heart shaped valentines boxes of chocolate

Dollar Tree has tons of Valentine’s Day essentials like candy, valentines, and party decorations. But if you’re having a Valentine’s Day party, whip up a few simple gift bags so your guests feel special.

Here’s what you’ll need for your Dollar Tree Valentine’s Day run:

  • Valentine’s gift bag
  • Heart-shaped candy box
  • Valentine’s animal plush
  • Hallmark card ($0.50 each)

Final price: $3.50 per person


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for March (St. Patrick’s Day)

3. Dress up your St. Patrick’s Day party guests for $4 a person.

wall of st patricks decor at dollar tree

As long as you’re picking up leprechaun decorations and green streamers at Dollar Tree, add on some festive attire for your party guests.

Here’s the St. Patrick’s Dollar Tree haul you can grab:

  • Clover glasses
  • St. Patrick’s Day necklace
  • Green tie
  • Shamrock hat

Final price: $4 per person


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for April (Easter)

4. Put together an Easter egg dyeing party for $3

Krazy Coupon Dollar Tree

It’s just not Easter without an egg dyeing party, and you can get everything you need at Dollar Tree, like coloring cups and trays. Plus, some Dollar Trees sell eggs, so you won’t even need a separate trip to the grocery store.

Pick up these Dollar Tree Easter supplies:

  • Dozen eggs
  • Coloring cups + dye, 5 count
  • Egg tray

Final price: $3


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for May (Mother’s Day)

5. Make Mother’s Day special for just $4.50.

hand holding mothers day cards at dollar tree

Make Mom smile during your Mother’s Day get-together for just a few dollars. Dollar Tree’s got cards, Mother’s Day wine glasses, and even photo frames to make your gift a little more personal.

Here’s the Dollar Tree Mother’s Day supplies you’ll need:

  • Hallmark card ($0.50 each)
  • Mother’s Day wine glass
  • Exfoliating bath glove
  • Photo frame
  • Mini potted bamboo

Final price: $4.50


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for June (Father’s Day and Graduation)

6. Make a Father’s Day gift bag for $4.50.

hand holding fathers day cards at dollar tree

And let’s not forget about Dad. Dollar Tree rolls out some pretty sweet Father’s Day goodies, like “Dad Fuel” coffee mugs and even little coin banks for Dad.

Here’s what you’ll need for your Dollar Tree Father’s Day:

  • Gift bag
  • Hallmark card ($0.50)
  • Dad coin bank
  • Dad coffee mug
  • Beer glass

Final price: $4.50


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for July (Fourth of July)

7. Deck out your Fourth of July party with festive decor for $10.

4th of July decorations at the dollar tree

If you’re looking to add to your party decor without breaking the bank, swing by Dollar Tree. They’ve got pretty much everything you need to decorate your shindig, and how much you need is totally up to you.

Here’s what they had at my local Dollar Tree, all U.S. flag themed:

  • Paper lanterns
  • Banners
  • Bows
  • Flags
  • Uncle Sam hat decorations
  • Wind socks
  • Patriotic teddy bear decorations
  • Fairy Wings
  • Wind spirals
  • Pinwheels
  • Beads
  • Drinkware/Partyware

Final price: $8 and up


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for August (Summer Shindigs)

8. Create a makeshift frisbee golf course for $6.

hand holding Dollar Tree frisbee

A frisbee golf set will cost you $25 or more, and I know that’s not gonna work for you. So put together a full set for just a few bucks and some laundry baskets you have around your house. Don’t have enough? Have guests BYOB (Basket!) or pick up a few at Dollar Tree. It’s usually recommended to have anywhere from three to six frisbees on hand to play.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Frisbees
  • Laundry baskets

Final price: $6 and up

PRO TIP: Frisbee golf “holes” are usually raised, so if you really want to go above and beyond, grab some tomato cages from Walmart for two bucks each.


9. Mix boozy summer drinks for just $14.

Ice tea, pitcher, cups, ice cube trey and, stir sticks in a cup at Dollar Tree.

Your summer party guests will appreciate this as much as your wallet will. Outside of the alcohol itself, you can set yourself up for some summery cocktails at Dollar Tree. To make Arnold Palmers with a splash of vodka, stop at the Dollar Tree first and grab these:

  • Ice cube tray
  • Pitcher
  • Summer glasses (10 count)
  • Arizona Arnold Palmers
  • Summer cocktail stirrers

Final price: $14


10. Play some nighttime ring toss for $10.

hand holding Dollar Tree glow sticks

Just because the sun goes down doesn’t mean your summer party fun is over. Grab two eight-packs of glow stick bracelets and eight larger light-colored soda bottles. Drop straightened-out glow stick bracelets in eight of the soda bottles and wrap the other eight into bracelets.

Boom! You’ve got a ring toss game you can play all night long.

Final price: $10


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for September (Labor Day)

11. Create a makeshift obstacle course for your Labor Day party for $12.

Pool noodles at Dollar Tree

With this idea, your imagination is the only thing holding you back. You can use whatever you want for obstacles, like a sidewalk chalk hopscotch area, a Hula-Hoop station, pool noodle rings you need to step through, or glow sticks to make a full nighttime obstacle course.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Hula-Hoop
  • Chalk
  • Pool noodles X 8
  • Tape
  • Glow sticks

Final price: $12


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for October (Halloween)

12. Stock up on Dollar Tree Halloween decorations, costumes, and candy for $1 apiece.

wall full of halloween decor at dollar tree

If you’re throwing a Halloween party, you’ve got to stop by Dollar Tree. They’ve got all the essentials, like name brand candy, spooky decorations, seasonal plates and napkins, and even last-second costumes for the kids (or yourself).

Here’s what you can find for your Dollar Tree Halloween party:

  • Costumes (fairy wings, hockey mask, knight helmet, turtle shell etc.)
  • Candy
  • Skull/vampire cups
  • Plates and napkins
  • Bat, pumpkin, spider, and ghost decorations

Final price: $5 – $7 per person


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for November (Thanksgiving)

13. Pick up Thanksgiving sides and desserts for $8.

hand holding Musselmans apples at Dollar Tree

Dollar Tree might not come to mind when you’re thinking of Thanksgiving, but you can definitely save on the essential sides and desserts like yams, potatoes, and desserts.

Here’s what you can pick up at the Dollar Tree for Thanksgiving:

  • Bruce’s yams
  • Hungry Jack potatoes
  • Margaret Holmes spinach
  • Claudia’s French rolls
  • Nancy Jane flour
  • Mussleman’s apple pie filling
  • Pillsbury chocolate cake mix
  • Pampa canned pumpkin

Final price: $8


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for December (Christmas)

14. Make Christmas stockings for all your party guests for $4.

stockings at dollar tree

Bring cheer to your Christmas party by making everyone their very own stocking. Pick up a stocking for a buck, then fill it with candy canes, an ornament, and some festive socks.

Here’s what you’ll need for your Dollar Tree Christmas party:

  • Holiday stocking
  • Candy canes, 6 count
  • Ornament
  • Fuzzy holiday socks

Final price: $4 per person


Dollar Tree Party Supplies for Birthdays (Year-Round)

15. Pick up $1 birthday party supplies at Dollar Tree.

hand holding dollar tree ice cream plates

Dollar Tree party supplies are all over the store. Everything you’ll need for a birthday party is available: balloons, snacks, candy, streamers, soda, glow sticks, tableware, toys…The sky’s the limit for your Dollar Tree birthday party.

Here’s what you should grab for your Dollar Tree birthday party:

  • Balloons
  • Streamers
  • Paper plates
  • Plastic toys
  • Candy

Final price: $5 and up


Got any more ideas for a Dollar Tree party? Drop them into the comments and share!

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