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10 Boys’ Birthday Parties That Are Totally Awesome

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Ready to celebrate but still need some great party ideas? These events are more than just birthday cake! There are firetrucks (X 2!), crocodiles, airplanes, a hockey theme, a science lab, a circus, a beach and colorful confetti madness plus there is a nautical themed baby shower with ideas that would also work for a birthday.  Find suggestions for party decorations, dessert tables and favors that will charm the socks off any birthday guy. Ready? Set? Click!

Awesome Boy Birthday Party Ideas

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Boy's Beach Dessert Table

1. Crowning Details via Hostess With the Mostess: Twins’ Beach Bash – Who cares if you don’t live near a beach? With surfboard and beach ball inflatables, water slides and pools, plus summer hued treats, no one would know the difference, especially if you have a pile of sand for building sand castles!

Boy's Confetti Birthday Party

2. Lucinda Gould via Kara’s Party Ideas:  Boy’s Confetti Madness Birthday – Wow— lotsa dots! I love the pops of color and the quirky, fun décor. Twisty straws, gumball drink stirrers, and a cool beverage bar are just a few of the ideas. Treat yo’self and go look at this one.

Boy's Crocodile Birthday Party

3. That Cute Little Cake via Catch My Party: Boy’s Crocodile Party Ideas – Here’s a theme adventuresome little guys would like. Burlap and wood add boyish charm and shades of green bring everything to life.

Firetruck Birthday Party Ideas

4. GreyGrey Designs: Firetruck Themed Birthday – Brittany’s party décor ideas are ALWAYS flamin’ hot so you can expect to see lots of interesting details on the dessert and guest tables. I really like those flame shaped balloons, too.

Boy's Science Party Decorations

5. Paper and Cake: Science Lab Birthday Party – Indoors or out, the science theme engages guests of all ages. This party included both venues and kept the kids entertained while they were partying.

Nautical Themed Birthday Party

6. Bernelo via A to Zebra Celebrations: Boy’s Nautical Themed Baby Shower – Navy décor with a splash of coral looks fresh. The cupcakes are at full sail and the patterned pinwheels look great—looks like a party!


Fireman Birthday Party Ideas

7. A Styled Fete via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Boy’s Firetruck/Dalmatian Birthday Party – Industrial cool meets puppy dog cute in this party’s awesome styling. Even the juice box decorations are noteworthy! This event would really fire up a little guy’s imagination.

Hockey Birthday Party for Boys

8. Beth Kruse Custom Creations via Spaceships and Laser Beams:  Boy’s Hockey Themed Birthday – This celebration is full of all sorts of authentic details. I don’t know which idea is my favorite: the clever concession stand, the super game ideas or the décor.

Boy's Circus Birthday Party

9. Partylicious via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Boy’s Circus/Carnival Birthday Party – Balloons, vibrant decorations, themed games and carnival treats will always shout, “party time” but Carol’s styling is especially appealing.

Plane Themed Birthday Party Ideas for Boys

10. MayDetails Studio via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Boy’s Airplane Themed Birthday – So many cute details make this high flying décor noteworthy. If your little guy likes airplanes you should really check out how this celebration was put together.


  • MARSHMALLOW CATAPULT :: I am certain boys would LOVE this fun idea. I think moms will like it best if they’re played with outside!
  • ERUPTING BAKING SODA PAINT :: Here is a colorful way for making easy summer art. You probably already have the inexpensive ingredients, too.
  • WATER BALLOON YO-YO :: Ahh…just think of the cool summer fun! Maybe those water balloons will last a little longer this way.

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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.