A birthday party theme lets you and your birthday kid get creative. Pick a theme that captures your child’s interests and use that theme to plan birthday party activities. By focusing on a specific theme, you avoid the stress of overwhelming choices.
These 10 birthday theme ideas highlight childhood favorites. Use the ideas for invitations, decorations, party food, activities, and party favors to create a complete birthday party for your child. Or, customize the theme ideas to match your child’s birthday wishes.
This robot birthday party theme will send kids into orbit. With personalized robots, an outer space atmosphere, and a robot cake, guests’ imaginations will soar.
For every little girl who dreams of a being a fairy princess, this birthday party theme is filled with fairy wings, pretty flowers, and the magic of fairy dust.
Send kids on a travel adventure. This birthday plane trip takes them around the world in an afternoon. Filled with fun and games, the party theme will have kids mapping out your next vacation.
When a dog is your kid's best friend, cater to that puppy love with a party focused on their furry friends. No need to invite the family pet. The kids will have plenty of fun pretending to be frisky, happy puppies.
Bubbles and balloons won’t last forever, but these birthday party memories will. Set kids loose with lots of bubble-making tools for fun that won’t disappear when the bubbles pop. When kids tire of bubbles, they will be ready for party food that carries out the birthday party theme.
Go for the gold. Celebrate your little sports star’s special birthday with an Olympics theme. Friendly competition will make this birthday party theme a real winner.
Encourage party guests to get creative with a birthday party theme that explores creativity. Whether your birthday party focuses on dancing, cooking, performing, or producing, kids will come home with birthday memories that jump-start their imaginations.
Everybody dance now! No sitting around at this party. This party theme gets everyone groovin’ to the music. Help kids show their cool moves, and celebrate your child’s birthday with lots of energy.
Give your little kitchen helper top billing with this birthday party theme. Party guests will have as much fun creating their own party treats as they will eating them. It may get a little messy, but the giggles will be worth the cleanup. And the kids can help with that, too!
It's story time. Kids will clamor for a chance to perform in this birthday party puppet theater. Encourage their creativity with extra puppets and small props they can use as they perform for the other birthday party guests.
Create a star-studded birthday celebration with your birthday kid and all the party guests in award-winning roles. With a few props, dress-up clothes, and a video camera, you’ll produce a party that deserves a standing ovation.