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20 Bug Themed Birthday Party Ideas

Table of Contents
  1. These bug themed birthday party ideas are perfect for the budding entomologist at your house?
  2. 20 Bug Themed Birthday Party Ideas
  3. 1. Bug Bash Birthday Dessert Table
  4. 2. Fun and Colorful Bug Party
  5. 3. Judah Bug's 1st Birthday
  6. 4. Boy's 6th Birthday Bug Party
  7. 5. Ollie's Bug Hunt
  8. 6. River's Buggy Bash
  9. 7. Boy Bash Bug Birthday
  10. 8. Insect Themed Party
  11. 9. Bug Bash Birthday
  12. 10. Brandon's 5th Birthday
  13. 11. Bug Birthday Party
  14. 12. Insect and Reptile Birthday Party
  15. 13. Bug Birthday Party
  16. 14. Bug Party
  17. 15. Bumble Bee First Birthday Party
  18. 16. Insect Birthday Party
  19. 17. A Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Party
  20. 18. Creepy Crawlie 4th Birthday
  21. 19. Bug Out 6th Birthday
  22. 20. Cool Customer Bug Themed Birthday Party
  23. How-to Make Egg Carton Bugs
  24. Looking for party supplies for your boy’s bug birthday party? We think you’ll love these party sources put together by the Spaceships and Laser Beams crew.
  25. Check out more great bug themed party ideas.
  26. Plus, don't miss A Boy's Bug Themed 3rd Birthday Party...

These bug themed birthday party ideas are perfect for the budding entomologist at your house?

Boys and bugs equal true love and he’s gonna love you for choosing this best boy birthday party theme.
 
Read on to learn some fascinating ideas that include birthday wishes and bugs on your next birthday dessert table. The invitations, decorations, party supplies, food, favors and games will leave him bug-eyed with wonder and excitement.

Bug Themed Birthday Party Ideas


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  • If your son loves the great outdoors, he’ll be smitten with these fishing themed birthday party ideas too! 

20 Bug Themed Birthday Party Ideas

Bug Themed Birthday Party Printables

1. Bug Bash Birthday Dessert Table

From Spaceships and Laser Beams

I had so much fun doing this dessert table! Crispy insect nests, chocolate hives and bug specimen cookies looked (and tasted) great with our Bug Collection features adorning the table and the wall.

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2. Fun and Colorful Bug Party

From Pizzazzerie

Nothing creepy about this celebration — it’s all fun and colorful discovery right in your own backyard!

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3. Judah Bug’s 1st Birthday

From Cindy via Catch My Party

Wonderful balloon bugs, a clever smash cake and sunshine colors created a happy celebration.

bug themed birthday party idea
4. Boy’s 6th Birthday Bug Party

From Emily via Spaceships and Laser Beams

I didn’t know a bug themed party could be so stylish and gross at the same time! A guy would LOVE celebrating with hissing cockroaches and eating dirt and worms (chocolate cake and gummy candies) and caterpillar kabobs (grapes)!

boy bug bash birthda party
5. Ollie’s Bug Hunt

From Debbie via Catch My Party

A boy’s sixth birthday was made even more special by celebrating with his favorite bug: the ladybug. Go here to see a cute cake, a ladybug piñata and a photobooth that turned everyone into a ladybug.

bug themed birthday party ideas
6. River’s Buggy Bash

From Kristen Fetsch via Project Nursery

With a wiggle-worm one-year-old, mom decided a buggy party would be a perfect theme. She decorated everything in green, blue, yellow and orange for a summery feel.

Boy's Bug Bash Birthday Party Decoration Ideas

7. Boy Bash Bug Birthday

From Fun Favors via Spaceships and Laser Beams

I do think our Bug Collection is the greatest! Terrific color and a wide variety of insects make it easy to host a Bug Bash. Budget how-to ideas are included at this party.

Insect Themed Birthday Party

8. Insect Themed Party

From Ambrini Events via Chickabug

Bug-topped cupcakes in grass-like wraps and LOTS of blue, green and orange lanterns ramped up the party style.

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9. Bug Bash Birthday

From Creative Juice via Pizzazzerie

If you were invited to this party you could dig and color and eat bugs…well, not real ones.

Boy's Bug Themed Birthday Party

10. Brandon’s 5th Birthday

From Mariela via Catch My Party

How about a ladybug release for one of the party activities — great idea! A fully stocked craft table and a faux bug-in-the-grass hunt made this party lots of fun.

Boy's Bug Themed Birthday Party

11. Bug Birthday Party

From My Little Mod via Spaceships and Laser Beams

Darling cake and cupcakes are just the start of a wonderful food display. Notice the theme-perfect take-home favors, too.

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12. Insect and Reptile Birthday Party

From Laurel and Ursula via Anders Ruff

The attractive moss table runners (with insects!) caught my attention and there are especially nice favor ideas here, too.

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13. Bug Birthday Party

From Jennifer via Catch My Party

Two birthday boys + two birthday cakes + bugs + terrific menu + great favors = one fun party!

bug birthday party cake idea

14. Bug Party

From Prop Shop Boutique via Party Wagon

Nature’s green with pops of orange and a few other colorful bugs enliven the outdoor venue at this party.

Bumble Bee First Birthday Party

15. Bumble Bee First Birthday Party

From Bloom Designs via Spaceships and Laser Beams

A bumble bee theme should suit busy-as-a-bee little guys. These ideas are sweeter than honey!

insect birthday party ideas
16. Insect Birthday Party

From Candy Chic via Spaceships and Laser Beams

A beautiful outdoor venue, a stylish set-up and awesome food choices all add up to a lovely party whose theme is still BUGS!

very hungry catepillar birthday party
17. A Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Party

From Jessica via Pizzazzerie

What a theme for a growing boy! The dessert table at this colorful celebration was filled with foods that the caterpillar eats throughout the book — clever!

Boy's Bug Themed Birthday Party

18. Creepy Crawlie 4th Birthday

From Janine Burk via Hostess With the Mostess

Bugs are joined by lizards, snakes, turtles — all things creepy and crawlie that might delight a young boy.

Boy's Bug Themed Birthday Party

19. Bug Out 6th Birthday

From Oh Goodie Design via Amanda’s Parties to Go

How ’bout inviting a face painter to the party? Kids love having bugs crawl on their faces!

bug birthday party cake
20. Cool Customer Bug Themed Birthday Party

From Amy via Spaceships and Laser Beams 

A spider web maze to crawl through and a (faux) bug hunt kept the budding entomologists happily engaged for a long while.

Bonus!

how to make egg carton bugs

How-to Make Egg Carton Bugs

From Ginger Snap Crafts via Design Dazzle

Whether you’re looking for party decorations or an activity for your bug party, here’’s a way to make some of those little buggers.

Looking for party supplies for your boy’s bug birthday party? We think you’ll love these party sources put together by the Spaceships and Laser Beams crew.

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  • 16-Piece Plastic Insects
  • Mini Fruit Worms
  • Plastic Magnifying Glasses
  • Realistic Gummy Bugs
  • Insect Cookie Cutter Set
  • Packaged Tissue Grass
  • 3 Plastic Ants Cake Toppers
  • Mini Plastic Toy Ants
  • Bugs Sugar Decorations
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Check out more great bug themed party ideas.

Plus, don’t miss A Boy’s Bug Themed 3rd Birthday Party

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