Inside: Planning your baby’s first birthday party is so fun, but also stressful! Here are more than 30 unique first birthday party ideas to get your creative juices flowing.
One milestone I always look forward to is when my baby turns 1.
I love planning their first birthday party!
It’s so fun for me to pick a theme and then go all out.
Even if you don’t plan to spend a lot of money on baby’s first birthday, you can still make it memorable with a creative theme.
Below are several cute parties from some of my blogging friends. And not only for little girls but really cute and creative boy first birthday party ideas too.
I know you’ll love these ideas as much as I did!
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What do you do for a 1st Birthday Party?
The sky is really the limit!
You can plan activities around whatever your little one enjoys, but you’ll also want to consider what the older guests will be interested in.
Here are a few common ideas from the first birthday themes below:
- Cake Smash
- Story Time
- Animal Interactions
- Kiddie Pool Playtime
Whatever you choose, just make sure it’s safe and gets everyone involved in the fun!
30+ First Birthday Party Ideas
I thought I’d group the pictures together based on themes to help organize everything.
Lots of moms planned a floral party for their little girls too. So here are a few different floral first birthday party ideas.
Floral First Birthday Party Ideas
Floral First Birthday from Twelve and Six
Garden Party from Sandy A La Mode
Floral First Birthday (see all details here)
Floral First Birthday from The Forever Teacher
Peachy floral party from Navigating Parenthood
Fairy Garden Party from The Ashmores Blog
Spring Flower Themed party from The Very Best Baby Stuff
One-derland Winter Party Theme
The “One-derland” theme is one I saw a few different versions of.
This is perfect for those winter birthdays!
Winter Onederland from Tutus and Heels
Winter ONEderland from Caitlin Houston
Winter ONEderland from Oh Happy Play
Baby Girl 1st Birthday Themes
Here are a few other super creative ideas for little girls.
Copacabana First Birthday from Oh Happy Play
Pink Party from Ballcaps + Cutoffs
Let’s Flamingle from Veronika’s Blushing
Boho Party from Sandy A La Mode
Alice in Wonderland from Mommy of a Princess
An Unbirthday Tea Party from Navigating Parenthood
Pink Lemonade Party from And Then Life
Teddy Bear Picnic from Redlocks and Shamrocks
ONEder Woman from Coming Up Roses
Fairy and Butterfly First Birthday from Aratari at Home
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star party from North Carolina Charm
Character Themed Party Ideas
Here are a few character themed party ideas:
Peppa Pig Party from Ashley Brooke Nicholas
Peppa Party from The Ashmores Blog
Sophie la Girafe party from Ashley Brooke Nicholas
Dr. Seuss Party from Esther Pisano
Sesame Street from Pretty in Her Pearls
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Party from The Patricios
Baby Boy First Birthday Themes
And here are some fun boy party ideas!
Pow Wow Party from Dani Marie
Zoo Animal Party (see all details here)
Dinosaur Party from The Forever Teacher
Wild One Birthday Party Ideas
Here are several ideas if you want to throw a Wild One birthday party:
Where the Wild Things Are birthday party from Share It Sister
Wild One Twins’ party from Oh Happy Play
Wild One party from Our Tiny Nest
Gender Neutral One Year Old Birthday Party Ideas
These last ideas would be perfect for either boys or girls and you could definitely customize the colors based on what your little one likes.
Monochromatic Cookie and Milk from Haus of McNeil
Ball Party from Dani Marie
Carnival Party from The Ashmores Blog
Circus themed party from Ali-ish
Carnival Party from Life of a Minister Mom
Taco Bout a Party from Everyday With Bay
Fiesta First Birthday party from Lone Star Looking Glass
Ice Cream Sundae Party from Espresso Ever After
Sprinkle Party from Lovely Lucky Life
Donut Party from The Mommy My Way
Panda Party from Navigating Parenthood
Milk and Cookies from Lovely Lucky Life
Under the Sea from Bee Inspired Life
Hawaiian Luau from Life As Mama Bear
Popsicles and Pizza party from North Carolina Charm
Halloween themed first birthday party from Gabbing Ginger
I hope this list gave you some good ideas for throwing your little one’s first birthday party!
I’d love to hear what theme you decide to go with in the comments below.
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