Top Picks: Yo Gabba Gabba,
Baseball & More!

Planning a birthday party for your little one? Welcome to Top Party Picks, where we at Birthday Express let you know about all the top trending parties around, so you can make your child’s special celebration extra memorable.

If you know your son or daughter would love to have any of these at their party, then keep on reading to learn more!

Yo Gabba Gabba! Party

Yo Gabba Gabba! has been one of the most popular kids TV shows around for years, and whether the episodes are new or reruns, they’re great for getting kids off the couch and up on their feet!

Bright colors dominate these Yo Gabba Gabba party supplies, from the plates and napkins to the special plastic Brobee cups. Since there’s already so much variety, it’s easy to add infusions of your child’s favorite colors with solid color party supplies and decorations.

Our Yo Gabba Gabba printables are the perfect way to customize your child’s birthday party experience. Party signs, gift tags, and food labels for the snack table (shown here) are all 100% editable, so you can add you own unique messages.

It’s fun an easy to make your own Yo Gabba Gabba party snacks – even the kids can help! These Muno candy sticks are just ordinary red licorice whips, decorated with a spot of white icing and a nonpareil.

Read more about our Yo Gabba Gabba birthday party ideas here.

Baseball Birthday Party

As it so happens, the 2014 MLB All Star Game is today. That means we’re at the exact middle point of this year’s baseball season, and so baseball parties for kids are most definitely in! Not too long ago, we posted a full article of party ideas to go hand in hand with our Baseball Time theme, but here’s the short version:

They’re the perfect party supplies for any all-star celebrating a big birthday. Printed baseball stitching runs through paper plates to make them look just like real baseballs, and napkins come complete with uniform pinstripes. Peanuts, Cracker Jack, and popcorn in red and white boxes contribute to the perfect “Take me out to the ball game” look!

This tutorial video runs down the basics on how to construct this amazing cardboard scoreboard. Any kids who loves baseball will love having this at their party, and will want to keep it for years to come!

Read more about our Baseball birthday party ideas here.

Animal Birthday Party Themes


Summer is the perfect time for all sorts of animal-spotting activities, whether it’s a family zoo visit or just a trip to the neighborhood park. That makes it a great time for animal birthday parties, too! At Birthday Express, our huge variety of animal themes includes everything from Owl Blossom (pictured above) to Safari Adventure. Here are a couple more of our favorites:

It’s every girl’s dream party! Ponies party supplies give any birthday celebration and added boost of horse power. Everything just works together brilliantly in this theme, down to the adorable illustrations on the supplies themselves and the fuzzy plush toys that get handed out as favors. To really take it over the top, take it to a real ranch!

Read more about our Pony birthday party ideas here.

Sock monkeys are a cute classic that little boy and girls alike love. Our party supplies for this theme come in a fun red tone that’s infinitely customizable – there’s even a set of completely personalized party supplies. Upload your own photos to build the perfect party!

Read more about our Sock Monkey party ideas here.


What’s your favorite birthday party theme for kids? What party should we design next? If you liked these party ideas and want to see more like them, let us know! Share your thoughts and party pictures with us on Facebook and Twitter @BirthdayExpress! Keep an eye on our Pinterest boards too, because we’re always adding new sources of inspiration to help you plan the best birthday party ever.

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