Magda's tío has purchased the perfect piñata for her little brother's birthday. In fact, Gabriel's piñata is so perfect that he insists that no one break it. But what fun is a birthday party withoout a piñata? And how can the neighborhood children break the piñata without breaking Gabriel's heart? Finally, with the help of her abuela's resourcefull little cat, Tita, Magda works some midnight magic and engineers an ingenious solution to save the party and the piñata.