a first birthday party, dinosaurs!

My son Aiden LOVES dinosaurs. As some things have come and gone, his love for dinosaurs has remained. I wanted to come up with a fun unique way to celebrate his birthday with a dinosaur theme! Here are a few fun ideas for your little man on his first birthday!

  • dino party

    dino party

    Celebrate your little man with a fun dino-themed party for his first birthday!

  • the cake

    the cake

    I decided to go with a simple white cake, added a few oranges, a mini dino and then made it look super special with the cute “celebrate” banner!

    The Purple Pug, cake banner

  • party favors

    party favors

    For the party favors, I went with these super cute & super soft dino masks! They were a huge hit with all of the different ages of kiddos that came to the party!

    oriental trading, Dino Masks (party favors)

  • cereal


    A fun, easy and inexpensive snack for little ones at a party is cereal! And the bright colors looks great for pictures too!!

  • pom poms

    pom poms

    I wanted to hang various decorations behind the snack table. The pom poms are a great way to fill your “background”!!

    Simply Nesting, pom poms

  • snacks


    For the “sweet tooth” tray I added chocolate animal crackers and mini cookies for some fun snacks! The parents at the party loved grabbing these to munch on too!

  • cupcake toppers

    cupcake toppers

    I chose simple white cupcakes so that these adorable dino cupcake toppers could really steal the show!

    The Paige Spot, Dino Cupcake toppers

  • garland


    This beautiful tassel garland was a fabulous addition to my background! I loved the way it helped everything come together!

    the flair exchange, garland/tassels

  • cupcake holders

    cupcake holders

    These precious cupcake holders really made the cupcakes look extra chic!

    Cakes and Kids too, Cupcake Liners, Straws and Party Supplies

  • a dino costume

    a dino costume

    You can find fun, dino costumes for newborns all the way to toddler sizes! My son loves all of his dino hats and various outfits!

    Littles, Dino Costume

  • bunting


    I also found this amazing bunting that I displayed with the garland and hanging pom poms! All of the details and elements put together made the party a huge success!

    knotted nest, bunting

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