When you need some simple birthday party ideas you can find inspiration for cute parties anywhere!
Birthdays don’t have to be difficult or expensive, you can do a themed birthday that your child will love and still save money! So, to help out, we put together a fun list of popular birthday themes and ideas!
Birthday Party Ideas
Birthday parties are about fun! They’re not supposed to be stressful, but they can sometimes become that way.
You have to plan, buy decorations, buy games, cakes, etc… It’s a lot.
So, we wanted to shared some of our favorite themes for birthdays, but we also wanted to share some free printables, party ideas, and more… to help make the party planning easy and to help keep the party within your budget.
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15 Super Awesome Birthday Themes
We have gathered the best party decorations, party food ideas, and kids’ birthday party themes that kids of all ages will love! Whether it is a little kid or big kid, each of these ideas will make your child’s day special.
1. Angry Birds Birthday Party
You could also put together a crafting table and let your kids and their friends make their very own Angry Bird masks. How fun!
2. Bumble Bee Party
A bumble bee party is sure to be a buzz! Make lemonade punch, dress in yellow and black, grab some yellow lollipops and balloons! This theme is super simple.
If you need some fun party fun then set up a crafting table and make these fun buzzy bees. On a budget? No problem, just grab crayons and print of some of these detailed honey bee coloring pages or how to draw a bee pages.
3. Sesame Street Birthday Party
4. Ocean Themed Birthday Party
A nautical themed party is so easy to do and a ton of fun! A blue and white cake is easy to do. There are chocolate shells are available at the store or you can buy some molds to make your own.
Plus, we have so many ocean themed crafts to keep all the party goers busy! Make your own boat that floats and then have boat races!
5. Frozen Birthday Party
Want to host the ultimate Frozen Party? We have gathered everything you would need including treat stands, cupcake liners, toppers, icing, and edible decorations.
Looking for party favors? This Elsa’s Frozen slime is perfect! It’s ooey gooey, stretchy, slimy, and sparkly!
Need something to do at the party? We’ve got you covered! We have 7 Frozen coloring pages!
6. Disney Party
You can make Mickey and Minnie using paper plates and let kids design a Magical Treehouse for all the Disney friends.
Plus, with Disney + it is super easy to enjoy all the classic Disney movies!
7. Harry Potter Birthday Party
We love Harry Potter which is why we have so many things to help you throw the most amazing (and budget-friendly) birthday party!
8. Dinosaur Party
Dinosaurs are super popular right now and for good reason. They’re super awesome! So a dinosaur party just makes sense!
We have over 50+ Dinosaur crafts and activities for party goers to do and to use as decorations. We also have a so many free dinosaur printables!
- Cute dinosaur coloring pages
- Dinosaur Zentangles
- Baby Dinosaur coloring sheets
- How to draw dinosaur pages
Have coloring and drawing contests or just let the party goers stay busy coloring and painting these fun dinosaur coloring pages.
9. Rainbow Birthday Parties
10. Minecraft Party
Minecraft is super popular. It is a video game that I doubt will lose popularity anytime, so if you’re child loves Minecraft throw them an epic Minecraft party.
You can make the cake look like the official Minecraft cake, and the snacks are mostly fruit and all you need to do is print of sheets labeling them using the game images.
11. Ice Cream Party
Throw a classic ice cream party! I’m sure many of us remember ice cream parties and they were always the best! Food can easily be simple like pizza, burgers, hot dogs, the real star is the ice cream!
12. Pajama Book Party
Have a child who isn’t a fan of big groups, but loves reading? No problem throw a pajama book birthday party. This is an intimate gathering with a few friends, a pillow fort, delicious snacks, and amazing books!
13. Paw Patrol Birthday Party
Paw Patrol! Paw Patrol! Admit it, you totally sang that! Paw Patrol is super popular right now and the perfect birthday theme for toddlers and preschoolers!
You’ll definitely want to let the party goers make this no-sew Paw Patrol Marshall hat!
Worried about snacks? Don’t! Target has Paw Patrol Graham snacks along with other fun finger foods.
14. Star Wars Party
15. Fortnite Birthday Party
Fortnite is also super popular, and while it may seem intimidating throwing a budget friendly and simple Fortnite birthday party is super easy!
16. Pirate Themed Birthday Party For Kids
What a great way to celebrate a birthday parties. Whether you have little boys or a little girl, everyone wants to be a pirate and go on a treasure hunt!
We have so many different great ideas for a scavenger hunt…erm treasure hunt!
17. Classic Party Themed Kids Birthday Party Ideas
Don’t want to spend much money on name brand or themed stuff? That’s okay! We have tons of ideas for a classic themed party. Classic is the perfect theme!
Or you can get a birthday party kit! Like unicorn parties? There are party supplies for a magical unicorn party or if you just need a regular, but fun theme, we have that too (older children may not like the same things as younger kids after all.)
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- Throwing a party for older kids? Then you’ll want to checkout these escape room ideas!
- Surprise your child at school with these balloons in a box!
- Don’t spend an arm and a leg on party favors for kids!
- Save money with these free printable birthday invitations.
- Make your child’s birthday extra special with these tissue paper numbers.
- Get your child extra excited for their birthday with this birthday countdown!
- Need some inspiration? These are the 50 coolest birthday cakes ever!
- We have over 100 awesome birthday ideas to help you put together the best birthday party ever.
What kids birthday party theme are you choosing?