10 Boy’s Birthday Themes You’ll Love

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It’s snowing outside AGAIN as I write. Seems like a good time to plan and daydream about the next boy birthday party I want to create! Find motivation for your party planning as you enjoy milk and cookies, Noah’s ark, St. Patrick, a construction party, dinosaurs, a safari, trains, planes, cars, and…mustaches!

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1. From Clemens Designs via Design Dazzle: Noah’s Ark 1st Birthday Party – Even if your son’s name isn’t Noah, this theme is a cute one. Lots of animals and rainbow colors offer several directions to take this celebration.

2. From Michelle’s Party Plan It via Double the Fun Parties: St. Patrick’s Day Dessert Table –There are ideas for a St. Paddy’s celebration or for an early March birthday party in this post. It’s full of color!

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3. From Dots N Spots via The Little Big Company: Vintage Themed Construction Party – Oh, nice party! The vintage tools and decorative choices were used to build a STYLISH take on this popular theme idea.

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4. From Cake Pops Portugal via Kara’s Party Ideas: Dinosaur 5th Birthday Party – A backdrop of green vines, juice bottles with dino silhouettes, and the stick display pieces are a few of the nice details in this green and orange birthday party.

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5. From Kiss Me Kate via Anders Ruff: Milk and Cookies Baby Shower —  Vintage style, pleasing patterns and appealing graphics create a trendy celebration that’s sure to put a smile—and a white mustache—on guests.

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6. From Lillian Hope Designs via The Party Wagon: Preppy Little Man Birthday — Blues, greens, argyle and chevron; doesn’t that sound like an interesting combination? It works! The combination is boyish and cheery.

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7. From Rainbows and Lollipops via Party Inspirations: Vintage Car Themed 1st Birthday – Even the cake looks like a vintage car and the cupcake toppers are miniature versions of the same vehicle! Small tires are used as serving pedestals; vintage props add a lot of pizzazz.

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8. From Melani Marra via Kara’s Party Ideas: Safari Themed Birthday – A wonderful cake, exceptional dessert presentations and unique animal favor boxes give distinction to this familiar theme.


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9. From Tabletop Treats via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Alphabet Train 1st Birthday – All aboard the cutest train to celebrate a sweetly styled boy birthday!

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10. From My Classic Party via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Plane Themed Birthday – Sky blue and fresh orange help this party soar. Party guests were served an in-flight meal while they viewed the new Disney movie, “Planes”.

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BONUS: If you’re contemplating a fireman or fire truck birthday party theme, we did a series this week with details for every aspect of your party!


  • Cars, Cardboard and Numbers :: A simple idea that will cost next to nothing plus it will keep a little guy playing and learning.
  • Lego Labyrinth :: Older boys who enjoy Legos will definitely want to try this.
  • Nature Play Ideas :: Where I live, we can only daydream about doing these suggestions right now…but good weather and outside play will be here soon. I hope.

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.