Building Your Party From Scratch If you have decided to start from scratch, you can fine a lot of advice on the internet, though some is more useful than others. Try eHow.com for articles on just about everything. There are two amazing race party articles...here and here. These articles will give you an idea what you are up against. TeenPartyIdeas.com, which is the same as BirthdayPartyIdeas.com, has numerous articles written by contributors who describe their own experiences in rambling text. There are some great ideas for teens and for younger kids if you are willing to search for them. Gather the best of these ideas to put together your event.