Birthday Party Ideas for Kids, Tweens and Teenagers
Birthday Themes Party Games Sleepover Ideas Scavenger Hunts Party Ideas by Age

Birthday Party Ideas, Party Themes, Party Games

Birthday party ideas for kids, tweens and teenage parties. Inexpensive birthday party ideas for girls and boys at home, indoor, outdoor and venue parties.  All the great birthday party ideas you need - and your kids want - for your next birthday party.  We've gathered the best ideas and organized them so you can pick and choose what ideas fit your theme and budget.  


Especially for Summer Birthday Parties:

Summer Would You Rather Game - 50 funny questions to print out free for your next birthday party or sleepover! Fun for all ages, kids, tweens and teens. Summer Would You Rather


Outdoor Games - Perfect games for summer birthdays!  Great for the park, picnic or backyard. Over 150 outdoor games for kids, preteens and teens! Outdoor Party Games


Birthday Party Themes


Birthday party themes for kids, tweens and teenagers


Over 200 of the best Birthday Party Themes for kids, tweens and teens age 1 - 18. Every birthday theme has special games, activities, food, favors and invitation ideas that match the theme.  The ideas are all on one page so you can choose which birthday party ideas will make the best birthday party for your child.

1st birthday party ideas  - Party games & activities to make the first birthday extra special.

Tween Party Themes  - Themes for tween parties - for the in be"tween" ages of 10, 11 and 12.

Teen Party Themes and Ideas - Party ideas that are fun, but more grown up.  Includes sweet sixteen music and lyrics.

Twin Themes - Birthday Theme Ideas for twin parties.  Double the fun with these great party ideas.  Most of the twin themes will also work with sibling and boy / girl parties. 






Sleepover / Slumber Party


Sleepover guide


Sleepover and Slumber Party Ideas- Fun birthday party ideas for sleepovers including invitations, activities, games for girls, crafts, food ideas, favors, party decorations and much more!  There's even a long list of fun Homemade Spa Treatment Recipes and Truth or Dare Questions (Rated G) free to print out.  Everything you need to make planning a sleepover easy and fun for everyone! 

Birthday Party Ideas By Age

Choose the birthday party ideas based on the age of the boy or girl and how old the child will be on their next birthday!   Fun ideas for age appropriate boys and girls themes, games, activities, and a free timeline to help get everything organized!  Baby girl and boy, 1st birthday and preschool birthday party ideas. For boys and girls age 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18 years old. Birthday Party Ideas by Age



Birthday Party Games


birthday party games

The best Birthday Party Games and Icebreakers for kids, tweens and teenagers.
Listed by age group for your convenience on choosing age appropriate party games.

Outdoor and indoor games, pool party games, by age, group, and holiday games.


Scavenger Hunts - A Scavenger hunt is a great birthday party idea for kids!  We've got 8 different mall scavenger hunts, 2 neighborhood scavenger hunt lists, nature, animal shelter and holiday scavenger hunts withfree item lists!

Truth or dare game - free printable truth or dare questions. Rated G. Great idea for parties and sleepovers. 


Birthday Party Activities for Kids


Activities for a birthday party for kids, tweens and teens

Icebreakers  to "Break the ice" when kids first arrive at the party.  We've listed our favorite icebreakers which are easy and fun for kids, tweens and teens to play. 

Activities and crafts keep kids involved and can easily be incorporated into a birthday theme.


Bubble Games, Sidewalk Chalk Activities, Water Balloon Fun,  Beach Balls, Hula Hoop Games and Activities and many more for indoor and outdoor parties!




scavenger hunts with free lists


Scavenger Hunts - We make Scavenger Hunts and Treasure Hunts easy by providing complete instructions, directions and free Scavenger Hunt item lists to print out.  Choose from 8 different Mall Scavenger Hunts, Neighborhood Scavenger Hunt with 2 different lists, Nature Scavenger Hunt for the park, backyard or woods, Animal Shelter Helper Hunt which lets kids collect items from around their neighborhood to help animals in the shelter and our Holiday Scavenger Hunts.  





Birthday Party Ideas, Help and Planning Tips

Birthday party invitations announce your party and also give guests a  sneak peek at the party theme.   Our invitation ideas page has creative ideas for birthday party invitations that you can make yourself.  All the birthday party themes have several invitation ideas to choose from that match the party theme.  


RSVP and how to fill out a birthday party invitation

RSVP rules and how to deal with sticky party situations.  How and what to write on the invitation tells you how to fill out an invitation, RSVP rules & help with sticky situations. 


Birthday Extras

Wishes, Quotes, Verses, Sayings and Poems for a special card greeting.  Fun ways to say "Happy Birthday!"
Happy Birthday Wishes, Quotes, Verses and Sayings

How to say Happy Birthday in different languages.

Birthstone meanings - 12 months of birthstones and their meanings.  Choose the right birthstone that corresponds with the birth month. Also included are the birth month flowers!


50 fun Kids Birthday party places to have a birthday party away from home!   All the fun and no cleanup! Fun ideas for kids parties

We've listed our favorite kids birthday party ideas, tips, themes, b day party celebration ideas and advice for kids birthday parties sent in by parents with years of experience - we refer to them as the experts!  Birthday party, party planning and ideas that really works for kids, tweens and teens  Do you have a birthday party idea ?  Send it in and we will share it with other parents!