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13 Birthday Party Ideas for Boys

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Boys, cake and birthday parties just go together, don’t they? Awesome decorations make an event even more special, as you’ll see in this collection of themed celebrations that includes (in no particular order): cops and robbers and Top Gun; a Mad Scientist and an adorable bunny; Star Wars, Cars, and Minions; a jungle and bugs; cowboys; LEGO; a rustic party in plaid; and one in marble and copper. Time to party? Stick around and get inspired!

Birthday Party Ideas for Boys

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Boy's Jungle Themed Birthday Party

1. DÉCOR BY YAEL and PAPER FACE :: Boy’s Jungle Themed First Birthday Party – The jungle paper cut-outs look fabulous at this celebration, plus a terrific cake, fruit bouquets, the most winsome cakepops, and even the beverage bottle detailing make this party decor outstanding.

Boy's Star Wars Themed Birthday Party Ideas

2. SWEET PEA PARTIES via Kara’s Party Ideas :: Boy’s Star Wars Birthday Party – A favorite party theme for many years, Star Wars is about to set imaginations on fire again. Fun food ideas and imaginative decorations are just the start here. This event’s activities includes design-your-own droids, cardboard space ships, and a Death Star piñata. The simple costume ideas for guests are bound to please.

Boy's Top Gun Birthday Party Ideas

3. EMILY KLAPARDA via Project Nursery :: Top Gun Second Birthday Party – Any little fellow would feel like the Top Gun at a party like this! Balloons, red, white and blue décor and an interesting cloud feature caught my attention but I think the awesome water stations would really wow the kids.

Boy's Cops and Robbers Birthday Party Ideas

4. SPARKLING SWEETS via The Party Teacher :: Cops and Robbers Birthday for Brothers – Here’s a fun theme that’s dear to my heart (it was Sam’s 4th birthday party theme too). Good guys and naughty boys love to play both roles as they nosh their way through superb treats on dual dessert tables like the ones featured here.

Boy's Baby Shower Idea

5. CAKE INK :: Baby Shower – Adorable! The bunny-topped cake is precious. Fresh floral arrangements are outstanding counterpoints to geometric shapes and polka dots. I love the fresh white and grey palette; blue accents really pop.

Copper & Marble Masculine Birthday Dessert Table Idea

6. THE OCCASIONAL TABLE via Oh It’s Perfect :: Masculine Marble and Copper Themed Birthday – The unexpected pairing of marble and copper gives this masculine birthday celebration a big dose of smooth styling. Vibrant green foliage underscores the handsome presentation.

Mad Scientist Birthday Party Idea

7. SWEET P CAKES and COOKIES via Kara’s Party Ideas :: Boy’s Mad Scientist Birthday Party – Green germ jelly (Jello) Petri dishes look authentic and the edible blackboard cake and cookies are terrific. Any mad scientist wannabes would be glad scientists at the end of this party.

Boy's Minion Birthday Party Cake Idea

8. THE COOP via Hostess With the Mostess :: One in a Minion Birthday Party – All of that sunshine Minion yellow couldn’t help but create a happy place. Blue and white stripes add punch and the striped plates, mini Mason jar cups and star napkins look super.

Boy's Car Themed Birthday Party Ideas

9. THE TRUHAPPINESS via Catch My Party :: Cars Themed Birthday Party – The Disney movie comes to life with this dessert table—what a set-up! Be inspired by the character cars, banners and marvelous birthday cake.


Bug Themed Birthday Party Ideas

10. BETTSMADE via Spaceships and Laser Beams :: Boy’s Bug-Themed Birthday Party – Are you squeamish around bugs? You won’t be at this little guy’s bug-themed party! The cute Styrofoam bug centerpieces might just steal your heart and the food and beverage tables certainly entice.

Cowboy Birthday Party Ideas

11. CREATING AWESOMENECESSITY via Spaceships and Laser Beams :: Kickin’ Cowboy Birthday Party – DIY swinging saloon doors, a covered wagon dessert “table”, and TNT favors were some of my favorite party elements here, but don’t just take my word for it—check out the super party desserts and guest table décor, too.

Rustic Fall Birthday Party Theme

12. FIZZY PARTY via Spaceships and Laser Beams :: Rustic Fall Party – Rustic plaid transcends the seasons. Even though this was a fall event, the theme colors and masculine props could easily decorate a Christmas or winter party too.

Lego Birthday Party Ideas

13. HANDMADE ESCAPADE via Spaceships and Laser Beams :: Boy’s LEGO Birthday Celebration – Look for the really cool DIY ideas at this charmer including a 3-D LEGO name plate, temporary tattoos, bracelets and especially the birthday boy’s LEGO mini-figure shirt.


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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.