Everything You’ll Need to Host Your Own Shark Week Viewing Party

Shark Week kicks off August 9 on Discovery.

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July 28, 2020
By: Amanda Mushro

Photo By: Stephen Frink

Get Your Fins Ready!

It’s our favorite week of the summer: Shark Week! We’ve rounded up all of the shark-themed gear you’ll need to host your own viewing party (even if it's limited to a small crew this year!). From decorations and what to wear to keeping your shark-fans fed and entertained, we’ve covered everything you’ll need.

Shark Selfie Props

Make your Shark Week selfies ‘jawsome’ with these photo props. This kit comes with 20 pieces that range from sharks to scuba masks and even a few shark teeth. When you aren’t snapping Shark Week selfies, the props work as party décor, too.

BUY IT: Amazon, $16

Shark Hopper

Get your youngest shark fans moving and grooving with this adorable and super fun Shark Hopper. It’s a plush-covered bouncer that is great for indoor or outdoor play. It takes just a few minutes to inflate and the shark cover is machine washable.

BUY IT: Amazon, $25

Shark Mini Puzzle

Need something to keep you busy during commercial breaks? This mini shark puzzle is the perfect creative outlet. The puzzle contains 70 pieces and has a 3-D design that is perfect for kids and adults.

BUY IT: Amazon, $8

Shark Attack Plate

Whatever you are serving at your Shark Week viewing party will be more impressive on this hilarious plate. From small snacks to appetizers, this plate is the perfect table necessity.

BUY IT: Amazon, $35

Shark Party Supplies

You can’t have a party without snacks and these shark party plates, cups and napkins are the perfect way to serve food and drinks to your guests. Plus, these party supplies make cleanup a breeze.

BUY IT: Amazon, $18

Shark Shirt

We know you love sharks and this shirt is the perfect attire for your Shark Week viewing party. It comes in men’s and women’s sizes so you and your shark-loving honey can match.

BUY IT: Amazon, $20

Shark Dress

If you have a little lady that loves sharks, this dress is exactly what she needs for Shark Week. Dress it up or dress it down; eithey way, it's super comfy and comes highly rated on Amazon.

BUY IT: Amazon, $10-$16

Shark Gummies

Satisfy your sweet tooth with shark gummies. Sweet and delicious and, the best part, they won’t bite back!

BUY IT: Nuts, $6/lb

Shark Can Coolers

Keep the summer heat at bay with these fun shark can coolers!

BUY IT: Oriental Trading, $14

Shark Toss

Take the fun outside and play a few rounds of a shark-themed bean bag toss. This game inflates quickly and can be played on land and in water.

BUY IT: Oriental Trading, $14

Baby Shark Shirts

Can’t decide what your little shark should wear for the party? This set gives you three adorable options.

BUY IT: Amazon, $16-$20

Shark Hat

Is this shark fin hat a party necessity? No. Will this fin hat make you laugh out loud whenever someone wears it? Yes.

BUY IT: Oriental Trading, $8

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