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Cool Construction Birthday Party Ideas

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A boy’s construction party is certain to get a little guy’s engine running! Most little boys love the idea of playing with trucks…and making truck noises. Rachel, at Fondant Flinger, created this construction themed birthday party for her four-year-old son. Rachel used easy to find supplies—some right in her own son’s toy box—for great decorations on the savory and dessert tables. She made a darling cake AND cupcakes, too plus she sent the tykes home with cute favors.

Cool Construction Birthday Party Ideas

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Rachel made the party room work in her favor by using the top of the wood paneling as a logical spot for caution tape; then she mounted truck cut-outs on top of that—cute!

Construction Party Food Ideas

Caution tape yellow was featured on the savory table. Small traffic signs popped up between the food and a fleet of toy trucks were commandeered to help serve the food.

Construction Party Decorations

I especially like the dump truck unloading cheesy treats in a bowl!

Construction Themed Party Dessert Table

The dessert table was covered with a tar black tablecloth, which made the colorful treats really stand out. Any boy would be thrilled with the multi-layered cake: layers of “dirt”, roads, wheels, colorful chevrons, all topped with a truck!

Construction Truck Birthday Cake

There were also yummy looking cupcakes in construction themed wrappers and topped with a mound of frosting and more “dirt”…and a truck.

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Construction Party Cupcakes

Additional treats included traffic ice cream cones, “rock” cake balls, and peanut butter buckeyes. Construction themed marshmallow pops stood in the “grass” and waited to be taken home by happy little party-goers. Seems like Rachel constructed a great memory for her birthday boy and his friends…and she made it all look like… a piece of cake!

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What’s your favorite part of this construction themed birthday party?

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.