Birthday Party Themes

Choosing a theme can be the jumping off point for a great party, so check in with your child to see what sounds like fun. If you're looking for a fresh take on a birthday party theme, check out our clever tips, creative ideas, and practical advice to make your party a blast.

Luau-Theme Birthday Party

Celebrate your child's next birthday by hosting a backyard luau party, complete with Hawaiian-inspired decor, food, games and more.

Zoo Birthday Party

Turn your kids and their friends into party animals at this bash for tykes of all ages.

Ninja Party

Call all your local ninjas to this super-secret meeting.

Birthday Party Theme Ideas for 5-to 6-Year-Olds

Find a great party idea for your child's new social circle!

Backyard Camping Birthday Bash

Get out the camping gear and throw your kid an awesome birthday party with this explorer d?cor.

Mad Scientist Party

Experiment wildly at this weird science party!

Birthday Bash! 8 Fantastic Party Themes

In search of the perfect birthday party theme? We've got you covered with ideas for invitations, decorations, food, favors, activities, and more.

Birthday Party Ideas: Daisy Balloons

Whether you are throwing a garden-themed birthday party or just want to add some floral decor, these daisy balloons will brighten up the room.

Birthday Party Theme Ideas for 7- to 8-Year-Olds

Here are some party themes that school-age kids will love!

Birthday Party Theme Ideas for Kids 9 and Up

Have a "cool" party for your sophisticated kid.

This Unicorn-Themed 1st Birthday Party Is Definitely the Stuff of Dreams

Unicorn food, decor, and outfits made this first birthday party a fantastic sparkly bash.

Circus Birthday Party Theme

For your next birthday bash, bring the circus to town -- complete with acrobatic stunts, midway treats, and lots of clowning around. Idea from FamilyFun magazine.

How to Make DIY Capes and Masks

Make your child's birthday special with these simple homemade costumes.

Pajama Birthday Bash

The dress code is pj's at this dreamy daytime birthday celebration.

Bug Birthday Party

This party celebrates a child's love of insects -- without a sting to the wallet.

Birthday Party Theme Ideas for 2- to 4-Year-Olds

Consider these creative ideas for your toddler's next birthday party!

You Have to See This Adorable Taco Bell-Themed First Birthday Smash

There's a sweet story behind the choice of tacos over cake for this adorable little girl's first birthday party.

This 5-Year-Old Just Had a Costco-Themed Birthday Celebration

Little Kimber loves Costco so much, she asked for her fifth birthday party to be themed after the superstore--and her parents came through big time!

Land o' Candy Birthday Party

Set the scene for a sweet shindig with colorful confections and decor that won't cheap out on the fun!

A Medieval Dragon Birthday Party Cake

This candy-breathing beast is surprisingly quick to assemble. The only thing faster? The speed at which young dragon slayers will devour him!

Carnival Party! Host a Backyard Carnival Bash

Step right up to the greatest birthday bash of the summer, with sweet treats and prizes for everyone.

A Bowling Birthday Party Kids Will Love

Have a ball at this bowling-themed bash!

Cute Cat-Theme Kid's Birthday Party

Turn your home into a feline fantasy with all things kitty. From decorations to games, this party is truly purr-fect.

Cat Birthday Cake

This cake is the cat's meow! Watch out video to bake the purr-fect cake.

Mad Scientist Birthday Cake

Do you have a mad scientist on your hands? Our Mad Scientist Birthday Cake is the perfect birthday party experiment.

Caterpillar Crawl Birthday Cake

Who can resist a caterpillar? Our Caterpillar Crawl Birthday Cake video shows you how to create a sweet birthday treat.