UPDATED WITH WINNER!!! Congratulations Katie! Check your inbox.

Don’t forget, you can still enter to win a $25 gift card to Celebrate Express from KidsParties123.com if you submit a party idea directly on their site (must be 18 or over).

American Girl Sleepover Party Ideas

Take a group of girls, add their dolls, and mix in a sleepover and you have a sure fire recipe for fun! My good friend Kit at KidsParties123.com has put together some great  ideas and tips for hosting an American Girl Sleepover Party, and while her party ideas are fantastic, you know as well as I do, there are always more great ideas to add to the list. To make things even more fun, KidsParties123.com is giving away a set of 5 American Girl books to one lucky Doll Diaries reader (more on that below) and all you have to do to enter is share one of your sleepover party tips.

American Girl Books Giveaway


One lucky winner will receive five books from the American Girl collection perfect for sleepover fun or anyday including:

Slumber Wonders-Make Your Slumber Party Dreams Come True
Quick Change  (Innerstar U)
Picture Yourself  HERE –  Turn your favorite photos into silly scenes using the ideas and punch outs inside!
I Love Art – Move to the head of the class with art activities to help you pass!
Bored No More! Quiz Book


  • Mandatory entry – visit the KidsParties123.com American Girl Sleepover Party post. Then come back here and leave a comment below letting us know what your favorite party idea from her list is OR tell us a tip or idea to make an American Girl Sleepover Party even more fun.
  • Get bonus entries by letting your friends know about our giveaway. Get one extra entry for each of the following, but come back and leave a second comment telling us where you shared it:
    • Post about it on your own blog, in a forum, tweet about it or share it with your friends on Facebook.
    • Follow us on Twitter (we are @DollDiaries and @KidsParties123) – please send us a tweet letting us know you are following us and introduce yourself, too.
    • Like us on Facebook (we are DollDiaries and KidsParties123) – again, feel free to leave us a note on Facebook saying hello and that you are entering the giveaway.
    • Follow DollDiaries and KidsParties123 board on Pinterest (and feel free to pin the images from this post or her shop while you are at it ;-) )
    • Follow @DollDiaries on Instagram – be sure to let us know you are entering the giveaway so we can follow you back


  • Leave your comment(s) no later than midnight October 6, 2012.
  • Make sure your email address is right. We only use it to contact the winner and we will NEVER share it or publish it.
  • You must be 13 or older to enter. If you are under 13, just ask your parent, grandparent, favorite aunt or uncle to enter for you!
  • We will be using the “And the winner is” plugin to select one (1) winner at random.

Additionally, you can enter to win a $25 gift card to Celebrate Express from KidsParties123.com if you submit a party idea directly on their site (must be 18 or over).