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10 Boy Birthday Parties We Love!

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Great boy birthday parties don’t happen ‘cause you wish they would—sometimes it takes some imagination and preparation! And sometimes the best way to get started is to look around at what others have already done with a theme you’re interested in. You might find just the right idea to help you make all of your decisions about the cake and decorations and engaging activities. So—are you ready to cruise around the neighborhood? This week you’re going to have fun looking at planes and cars; buttons and bowties; pirate rags and magic hats; baseball; a construction site; teddy bears and a preppy baby shower!

Boy Birthday Party Ideas

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Boy's Construction Themed Birthday Party

1. From Party Printables by Akrivi via Creative Party Place: Boy’s Construction Party – A tool belt cake, cookie tools and a sweet dessert display are points to notice in this rendition of a popular birthday theme.

Boy's Baseball Themed Birthday Party

2. From Belva June via Kara’s Party Place: Home-one Baseball Birthday Party – See an all-American red, white and blue theme at this baby’s first birthday party. Pom poms, medallions and concession stand treats will surely get you in the mood to play ball with your birthday boy.

3. From Comemore Sempre Festas e Eventos via The Party Wagon: Cars Themed Birthday – Race to this site to see the dessert table styled to look like a car—clever! Tire-topped dessert jars, traffic sign lollypops and stop light balloon decorations are worth a pit stop, too.

4. From Elles Couture Events via Hostess With the Mostess: Buttons and Bowties Baby Shower — Bowties abound, along with chevron, giant polka dots, teddy bears and beautiful bouquets in orange, yellow, green and white. See a darling cake at this stylish party, too. 

Disney Planes Boy's Birthday Party

5. From A-Divertirse via Creative Party Place: Disney Planes Birthday – If your son is a Disney Planes fan, you’ll find lots of blue and orange ideas to delight him here. The cake is adorable, the cupcake toppers wow and the treat bags are especially cute.

Boy's Teddy Bear Birthday Party

6. From Sweet Part-T via Party Wagon: Teddy Bear Birthday – See double all the way around this adorable party for twins! The dessert table is filled with cute and delicious-looking teddy bear treats.


Preppy Boy Baby Shower

7. From E & S Paper Studio via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Preppy Boy Baby Shower – The perfect venue, a tempting menu, lovely flowers and the beautiful coastal colors at this party are treats for all the senses.

Airplane Themed Boys Baby Shower

8. From I’m Topsy Turvy via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Airplane Baby Shower –Blue sky, white clouds and a winsome plane taking off for somewhere special delighted guests at this great baby shower, and you’ll like it too! Ashlee even explains the secret to constructing one of her great cakes.

Pirate Birthday Party Ideas for Boys

9. From Where the Green Grass Grows Designs via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Pirate Party Adventure – Buccaneer bounty and enough goods to fill a treasure chest would thrill any adventure loving birthday boy.

Boys Magic Themed Birthday Party

10. From Little Wish Parties via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Birthday Party Magic Show – Abracadabra! Tantalize birthday boys and guests alike with tricks and taste treats like the rabbit-in-the-hat cake, magic potion beverages and sugar cookie cards you’ll see at this winning party.


  • NEWSPAPER FORT :: An arrangement of rolled newspaper triangles will yield a pretty cool—and free—fort. It looks amazingly sturdy, too.
  • SIMPLE DIY TOYS AND GAMES :: Ever notice how kids like to play with things they’ve invested in? My favs here are the CD case labyrinth, DIY domino set and wood disc memory game.
  • MAKE A BOUTONNIERE :: Maybe you’d like to fancy up your little fella for Easter Sunday? This is a simple DIY with great results.

What is your favorite boy’s birthday party theme this week?

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Layne Henderson

Layne is a boy mom in love. Surrounded by three adventurous little men, she’s in pursuit of an empty laundry basket, the perfect cup of coffee, and sleep. She blogs, parents, and manages social media while wearing her tiara.