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10 Birthday Parties for Boys That are Amazing

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Hot fun in the summertime—boys do like to party! Choose a theme idea and make it happen. For a great birthday party, tweens and older guys will especially like Fun in the Sun, Surf’s Up, Laser Tag, and Plants vs. Zombies. All boys enjoy the Scientist theme and Snakes and Reptiles. Younger fellows are enamored of Transportation, Airplanes, Sock Monkey and Peter Rabbit. Choose your favorite, build a terrific dessert table…and celebrate!

Birthday Party Ideas for Boys That are Amazing

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1. Craft that Party via Lillian Hope Designs: Science Birthday Party Theme – Yes—the science theme (mad or not!) lives. With colorful décor and fun experiments, the cake is just the icing for an awesome party.

Boy's Vintage Inspired Birthday Party

2. Passion Cooks Catering via Kara’s Party Ideas: Boy’s Modern Vintage Transportation Themed 1st Birthday – This party is full of interesting details. The racing car wall, yarn ball stop lights and awesome welcome area with oversized initials and #1 (made of mini cars) are just a few of the ideas you’ll want to steal.

Boy's Airplane Themed Birthday Party Ideas

3. Chelsea Hawkins Bettis via Project Nursery:  Boy’s Airplane Themed Birthday Party – You’ll especially enjoy this version of an airplane theme if you go for vintage vibe style. The baggage claim stickers and the table covering are two of my picks at this party.

Boy's Summer Themed Birthday Party Ideas

4. A to Zebra Celebrations: Fun in the Sun Party Theme – Whether you’re celebrating a boy’s summer birthday or simply celebrating summertime with friends, you’ll love the good-looking decorations at this party. Nancy shares her sources and costs for this surprisingly economical bash.

Boy's Snake and Reptile Themed Birthday Party Ideas

5. Cake-a-roo via Kara’s Party Ideas: Boy’s Snake and Reptile Party – Colorful? Yes. Creepy? Not to a seven-year-old boy! The crocodile macarons are especially cute.

Boy's Surf Themed Birthday Party Ideas

6. Bloom Designs via Hostess With the Mostess: Boy’s Surf’s Up Theme – Crabs n’ plaid make a splash in the navy-orange-light blue décor.


Plants vs. Zombies Boy's Birthday Party Ideas

7. Party Inspirations via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Boy’s Plants vs Zombies Party Theme —Yikes! Zombies are everywhere! Leave it to a talented mom to make even a slightly creepy party theme a tween would enjoy into a colorful celebration a mom could be proud of.

Sock Monkey Themed Boy Birthday Party Ideas

8. Ricky and Gruene Davis via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Boy’s 1st Birthday Sock Monkey Party— Aww…have you thought of inviting the famous sock monkey to your party? He looks adorable! These parents created an especially charming event to honor baby’s first year.

Laser Tag Boy Birthday Party Ideas

9. Anders Ruff via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Boy’s Laser Tag Themed Birthday Party — How do you decorate for a party with only 30 minutes at a site somewhere other than home? Check the details in this feature and you’ll have some great ideas.

Peter Rabbit Boy's Birthday Party Ideas

10. Charming Touch Parties via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Peter Rabbit Baby Shower — This precious party was a gender neutral baby shower but the perfect decoration detail ideas would also work for a little boy’s birthday party too. Delightful!


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Stephanie Keeping

Stephanie is in love with a boy named Sam. He has taught her that it's okay to jump first and look later, to wear a dirty shirt to the park and to decide that today is a good day to take a nap in your rubber boots. She hangs out here blogging at Spaceships and Laser Beams and at our printable party shop on Etsy.