Toothpick Star Magic Trick

When you need to keep your kids entertained while dining out, magic will do the trick. Try this fun and easy move using simple items around the table and turn a family moment into a magical moment.

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Here’s What you’ll need:

  • Plate
  • Five toothpicks
  • Straw
  • A cup of water


  1. Gather all props.
  2. Take all the toothpicks and bend them in half – do not break, just bend.
  3. Place the bent toothpicks next to each other on the plate.
  4. Challenge your kids to make a five-point star.
  5. Pour a drop of water at the center — where all the toothpicks touch.
  6. Watch the toothpicks expand and form a five-point star!