a big roll of yellow wrapping paper and draw rectangular bricks
on it with a permanent black marker. Unroll the paper at the
entrance to your party or event - a yellow brick road to lead
a pair of witch stockings with newpaper and attach red slippers
to the end. Now place them flush against the building/house
of your party or event such that it looks like the structure
landed on the Wicked Witch of the East!
off the different things the main characters were 'looking
for' in the story in your activities. For example, for Scarecrow's
brain, give your guests a trivia quiz about the movie. For
the Lion's courage, have them stick their hands in a bowl
of goo while blinded folded, etc.
THROW AWAY THE PARTY DECORATIONS! - Save money and do something
your guests will LOVE! GIVE AWAY your party decorations! Use
Wizard of Oz posters (see below for inexpensive resources)
to hang around your party area. Allow the winners of different
games to choose which poster they'll get to walk away with
at the conclusion to the party! Combine decorations with party
the soundtrack to the movie playing in the background at all
times. Check your local public library for availability before
out a few copies of the book (prefereably ones with different
covers) from your local library and arrange them in the center
of your table as a centerpiece.
each of your guests to come as their favorite character from
the movie. Have a bunch of green party hats on hand for those
guests that don't come in costume - they can still be a citizen
of the city of Oz!
of Oz Posters! - Great party decorations!