I made pirate cupcakes:
And a pirate ship cake:
We had a very simple scavenger hunt. I stuck plastic bugs up around the yard, and gave each family a sheet with pictures of all the bugs they needed to find. There were prizes if the kids found 10, 15 or all of the bugs. Everyone found them all - there was a lot of cooperating going on, which was awesome to see!
Crumpet and his dad searching for bugs:
The whole group looking together for one of the hardest-to-find bugs:
Crumpet and a friend discussing where to find the last few bugs: