History of Pinatas

The History of Pinatas is one of those mysteries of time...no one is absolutly sure about where the tradition of a pinata began.

No one really knows where the party game originated, although there are several theories. Which ever theory you like and want to believe is fine with us. It's fun to wonder about a fun games origins. But what we do know about it...is how much fun they are. People all over the world enjoy swinging blindly at it with a bat or stick (or using the pull string models which are safer!) and breaking it open to share all the goodies within with everyone around. Kids love them, Adults love them...they are the perfect party game!

Disney's Cars Pull-String Pinata

You can find a huge selection of pinatas at the online store of the same name...what else would you expect of this web merchant. You can find lots of fun kids party theme supplies and Halloween costumes here too. Take a look and make sure to pay attention to the sales and clearance pages to get the cheapest prices.

Pinata Designs

There are so many different and colorful pinata designs that I have started to list them here. You are sure to find one that matches your party theme perfectly! This list will grow and grow since new designs are added constantly. Wait till you see how many designs there are!

Pinata Design List

  • Abby Cadabby!...This is an Abby Cadabby Pull String...Perfect to go with your Abby Cadabby party ideas
  • Acoustic Guitar...Great accessory for a Rock Star or a Hannah Montana party!
  • Alien
  • Army Tank...A great party game for your Army or Special Forces Party Ideas!
  • Bear...A fun pull-string game for your Build a Bear party ideas
  • Baby Duck
  • Baseball!Perfect for Baseball Party Ideas
  • Barbie
  • Barney...A fun pull-string game for your little Purple Dinosaur fans!
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  • Blue Teddy Bear
  • BRATZ Butterfly!
  • BRATZ!Bratz Kids
  • BRATZ! BRATZ Pull String...BRATZ fans will love this game!
  • Bull
  • Bug...it's a LadyBug! Here's the fun game you were looking for to go along with your Lady Bug party ideas.
  • Bumble Bee...Have a yellow and black Bumble bee flying around.
  • Burro
  • Butterfly Pull String!
  • Caterpillar
  • Cement TruckGreat fun game for Construction or Handy Manny party ideas
  • Christmas
  • Christmas Tree
  • Clown
  • Cinderella...A fun pull-string game for your Cinderella Princess party ideas
  • Cow Pinata
  • Crayon Box...Add some coloring pages and you've got lots of fun games.
  • Crocodile
  • Cupcake Party GameThis Mexican party game will add lots of fun to your Cupcake party ideas
  • Curious George 3D Pull String
  • DiegoJust right for Go Diego Go party ideas
  • Disco Ball Pull String
  • Disney Cars Pull String
  • Disney Princess...It's a Disney Princess Pull String
  • Pink Poodle Dog...It's a favorite party idea for girls!
  • Dora the Explorer
  • Dragon
  • Ducky
  • Dump TruckPerfect for Construction party ideas
  • Electric Guitar...American Idol or Rock Star party game idea
  • Elephant Pinata!...Two different kinds...A Republican Elephant and a Circus Elephant
  • Elmo Pull String...The kids will love this giant Elmo!
  • Elmo
  • Firefighter Fire Engine
  • Flip Flop...A fun summer party idea
  • FlamingoHula, Summer or Beach party ideas won't be complete without this Flamingo party game!
  • Flip Flop
  • Frog
  • Galloping Horse
  • Giraffe
  • Girl's First Birthday...A special party game to celebrate a first birthday!
  • Girls Pump...For the Shoe Diva in your house!
  • Green Dinosaur
  • Green Lizard
  • Halloween...Pumpkin, Skull, Bat and Frankenstein for your Halloween Party!
  • Hannah Montana...This party idea is very popular with Tweens!
  • Hello Kitty...Kids love Hello Kitty and this is a fun party game to use with a Kitty theme party!
  • High School Musical Pull String...Another great game idea to go with a Tween party about High School Musical, the Wildcats and Zac and Vanessa.
  • Hippo
  • Hula Girl...Get ready for a luau!
  • Ice Cream Cone...Won't the kids love this fun party game!
  • The Incredibles
  • Irish Shamrock...Fun Irish Party Ideas!
  • Airplane Jet...If your little guy or girl loves airplanes and jets this is the place for you!
  • John Deer Tractor!...Great for Bob the Builder, Construction party or Farm Party Ideas!
  • Jukebox...Great for those 1950s party ideas
  • Kung Fu Panda!...Join Po and the Furious Five for a fun party game!
  • Lego pull string...The perfect party game for Lego party ideas!
  • Leprechaun
  • Lips
  • Ladybug
  • Luau...The Hula Girl is perfect for a Luau party!
  • Mario
  • Medieval Castle
  • Megaphone
  • Mermaid...The perfect game for an Under the Sea Party!
  • Mexican...Mexican Pinatas are the perfect fun game for a Fiesta party or a Cinco de Mayo Party!
  • Mickey Mouse...Mickey's Clubhouse Pull String...Great party fun for Mickey Mouse fans!
  • Minnie Mouse 17" Pull String
  • Mini Pig
  • Mini Unicorn
  • Monkey...This is a fun at a Jungle, Dora or a Go Diego party!
  • Monster Jam...Free Monster Jam, Monster Truck pinata!
  • Monster Truck...Find out how to get a Monster Truck free.
  • Monster Jam Grave Digger...The Grave Digger is a popular Monster Truck!
  • Multi-colored Lion
  • My Little Pony Pinkie Pie Pull String...Perfect for My Little Pony Party ideas!
  • Neon Rainbow Fish
  • Number Pinatas
  • 40 is just a number...so put it on the pinata!!...
  • 50 better fill this party game with some good stuff!!...
  • Orange Dinosaur
  • Orange-Pink Unicorn
  • Orange Retro Flower
  • Palm Tree...Planning a Beach or Pool party?
  • Patriotic Hat!...Fourth of July party, Memorial Day party and Labor Day party ideas won't be complete with out this red, white and blue party game.
  • Patriotic Star!...you are looking for the ULTIMATE in A Fourth of July Pinata...HERE IT IS! This screams Red, White and Blue!! What a great idea for your Fourth of July Party...Check out this...it's pretty big...for your Independence Day Barbeque!
  • Patriotic Windsock!...Another Fourth of July party idea!
  • Pegasus...Goes with some Barbie themes.
  • Penguin
  • Pinata Ideas...Get some great ideas here!
  • Pineapple
  • Pink Pony
  • Pink Poodle...Goes with Pink Poodle party supplies and I bet Fancy Nancy would like this poodle dog.
  • Pink Teddy Bear
  • Pirates of the Caribbean Pull String...For all your little pirate fans
  • Pirates!...Three different styles of Pirate Theme Perfect for a Swashbuckling Party
  • Pirate Ship
  • Pirate Treasure Chest...This Pirate Treasure Chest game is perfect for Pirate party ideas!
  • Pokemon...This Pokemon game is perfect for Pocket Monster Fans!
  • Pooh 3D Pull String
  • Pooh Hunny Pot Pull String...This Pooh game is good for little kids!
  • Princess Castle Pinata...perfect game idea to go with your princess party ideas!
  • Princess Crown Pinata...another fun game idea for princess party ideas!
  • Puppy
  • Purse...Imaging how much fun this will be with your glamour girl, diva or princess party ideas!
  • Rabbit in a Hat...Magic Party ideas need a Rabbit in the Hat!
  • Race Car
  • Rainbow
  • Red Cell Phone
  • Red Race Car...Red Race Car game that boys will love. Fun for Car and NASCAR party ideas!
  • Rooster
  • Rubber Duck
  • Santa
  • Seahorse
  • Scooby Doo 3-D Pull String
  • Shamrock...A fun St. Patrick's day game
  • SharkA Shark is the perfect fun party game for a pirate or an Under the Sea Party
  • Sheep
  • Shrek...A fun pull-string game for your Shrek party game
  • Skateboard!...Here's a fun party game for your Tony Hawk BBHJ party ideas! BBHJ is Boom Boom HuckJam!
  • Skull and Crossbones
  • Smiley Face
  • Snowman
  • Soccer Ball
  • Space Shuttle Ideal party game for the astronaut or jet plane fan in your house.
  • Spawn Skull
  • Speed Racer Pull String!...Speed Racer Party Ideas were made for this party game!
  • Spider ...Great for Halloween and Insect Party Ideas
  • Spiderman...always a great boys party theme and this makes a great, fun party game
  • SpongeBob...Here's the perfect fun game to complete your SpongeBob party ideas
  • SpongeBob
  • Pull String SpongeBob!...Here's another pull string style with SpongeBob SquarePants on it!
  • Star
  • Stardust Fairy Doll
  • Star Wars
  • Strawberry
  • Strawberry Shortcake Pull String
  • Sun
  • Superman!
  • Super Man Pinata!
  • Super Mario Brothers!...Have some party fun with Mario and Luigi!
  • Sweet 16
  • Tea Pot ...Nice game for a Victorian Tea party or to use with Fancy Nancy party ideas.
  • Tank Army or Special Forces party ideas need this fun game. Just imagine everyone's face when they see this pull string Tank!
  • Tennis Ball
  • Tinker Bell 3-D Pull-String...Everybody loves Tinkerbell!
  • Tiny Dancer
  • Tony Hawk Skateboard...Here's a fun party game for your Tony Hawk BBHJ party ideas! Skateboard fans will appreciate this fun party game.
  • John Deer Tractor!...Great for Bob the Builder, Construction party or Farm Party Ideas!
  • Tragedy Mask
  • Treasure Chest This is a fun game for your Pirate party ideas
  • Vehicles Perfect for any kind of vehicle party ideas...you will find a variety of vehicles for your party fun including:
  • Cement Truck
  • Disney Cars It's McQueen!
  • Dump Truck
  • Firefighter Fire Engine
  • Monster Jam Grave Digger Truck
  • John Deere Tractor
  • Thomas Train
  • School Bus
  • Speed Racer It's the Mark 5
  • Skateboard Tony Hawk Boom Boom HuckJam
  • Army Tank ...This Army tank game will thrill your party guests and it is a pull string model!
  • WALL-E...WALL-E Pull String...Wall-E and EVE would want you to clean up after this game!
  • Wedding......Here you can choose between two wedding pinatas! One is a white wedding cake and one is white wedding bells!
  • Western Party...Perfect game ideas for your Western parties...pink and blue ponies, horses, cowboy boots, cowboy hats, map of Texas, a Texas long horn steer
  • White Bunny
  • Wizard Hat Perfect for Witches and Wizard party ideas...and of course, Harry Potter parties.
  • Word World...Word World makes learning how to spell words fun for kids!
  • Yellow Horse
  • Zebra
If you have never used a pinata before ask your friends if they have had the opportunity to play with one. It's lots of fun and you can fill it with all kinds of goodies. It can be trinkets, candies, toys, just about anything you like!

Kids always seem to enjoy breaking it open and scrambling to gather as many of the goodies as they can

Do you need something to fill your pinata with? Look at the filler we found... Candy Filler...

Find out what the pull strings are all about. Usually in this party game children are swinging a stick around, and it is possible someone could get hurt. It would be an accident, but it is still not fun. With pull strings, each child gets to pull one of the many strings hanging down. Only one string will make all the goodies fall out...so until some child chooses "That" string...everyone will get a turn! And no injuries...safe is always best!

How about some more fun party game ideas? We've got plenty of them...after all, every party needs lots of good, fun kids games! Pinatas aren't the only way to have lots of fun... Here are more Party Game Ideas

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