30 Awesome Fall Birthday Party Ideas for Young Kids

Happy (almost) Fall! It’s time to start planning those fall birthday parties! Picking a theme, games, food, decor, and all of the things that come along with planning a birthday party for your little one can be stressful.

Party planning can be especially tricky if your children are in their younger years and don’t have a lot of input yet.

I have rounded up some of my favorite fall birthday party ideas for toddlers up through 4 year olds and older to help in making your party planning a little bit easier!

1. Magical Fall Fairytale

I have rounded up some of my favorite fall birthday party ideas to hopefully help in making your party planning a little bit easier!
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I love this magical fairytale theme! This would be a great fall birthday party theme for a 3-year-old little girl! The girly theme is exactly what little girl’s dreams are made of! With a beautiful blush and grey balloon garland, you’ll definitely wow your little princess and guests too!

2. Pumpkin Patch

How cute is this pumpkin patch fall birthday party idea for toddlers?! During fall there are lots of pumpkin patches, this theme would be easy and fun to do! We did this for my son’s 1st birthday and the best part about it was that the pumpkin patch took care of all the set up and clean up! Easy peasy! Follow these great tips for having your Pumpkin Patch Birthday Bash!

3. Little Pumpkin

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This little pumpkin theme is absolutely adorable! I think this theme is absolutely adorable and I love that it is fall-themed, yet dainty and girly.

4. Monster Mash

Do the Monster Mash! I For a time, my little one was obsessed with monsters and this theme would have been perfect for her, especially closer to Halloween.

5. Ghoul Gang Party

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How fun is this Ghoul Gang themed party!? This theme would be the perfect fall birthday party for 4-year-old girls! This theme is a little sassy and a little sweet, much like 4-year-olds.. am I right?

6. Boo-llerina Birthday

This boo-llerina birthday party theme is so cute! If your little girl is anything like mine, she loves to dance and wear tutus. This theme is great for ballerina-loving little girls.

7. Farm Birthday Party

This fall-themed birthday party theme is adorable and perfect for kiddos of any age!

8. Little Blue Truck Party

The little blue truck books have been my son’s favorite for a long time and they’re especially great in the fall season. This theme would be a perfect fall birthday party theme idea for a 2-year-old!

9. Gnome Birthday Party

How fun is this gnome-themed party? This would be the perfect fall-themed birthday party for a 4-year-old! This theme is cute and slightly sophisticated for a little gentleman or lady!

10. Tips for a Birthday in the Park

Fall weather can be tricky, but if you plan to host your little one’s birthday party at the park these tips can be exceptionally helpful! This is especially great if you don’t have a big yard or home to host a bunch of little kids at.

11. Tips for a Pumpkin Patch Birthday

If you are planning on hosting your little one’s party at a pumpkin patch, these tips are very helpful in what to expect and things to ask when planning a pumpkin patch party!

Games and Activities for a Fall Birthday Party

There are endless ways to keep 2 and 3 year olds busy at a birthday party, especially with these fun themes from above. Try some of the below activities to keep the kids at the party busy and entertained.

12. Pumpkin Tic Tac Toe

Everyone loves a game of Tic-Tac-Toe and this pumpkin-themed Tic-Tac-Toe is great for any fall-themed birthday party.

13. Candy Corn Ring Toss

Candy Corn Ring toss is a fun game for party guests of all ages and an easy activity to put together.

14. Halloween Themed Egg Hunt

If you are hosting a Halloween-themed birthday party and have some leftover eggs from Easter, you can easily repurpose them for a Halloween-themed egg hunt!

15. Pumpkin Decoration Station

Pumpkin carving is a popular fall activity, however, having kids around with little hands it probably isn’t the best idea. Instead, try out some of these pumpkin decorating ideas with a pumpkin decoration station!

16. Pin the Eye on the Monster

As an alternative to the popular game pin the tail on the donkey, pin the eye on the monster would be a perfect game to play if you planned on hosting a monster mash-themed party.

17. Feed the Monster

I have rounded up some of my favorite fall birthday party ideas to hopefully help in making your party planning a little bit easier!
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I love this feed the monster game and it would be great to go along with the monster mash-themed party!

18. Spider Races

I have rounded up some of my favorite fall birthday party ideas to hopefully help in making your party planning a little bit easier!
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This spider race game is cute, easy to set up and fun for Halloween-themed party guests of all ages!

19. Monster Bowling

How fun is this monster bowling game?! These cans would be a perfect craft for your littles to do while you are setting up the party!

20. Pumpkin Golf

This pumpkin golf game is so cute for fall parties! You can set up a mini put-put course in your yard for lots of fun!

21. Candy Filled Balloon Pumpkins

Not only are these candy-filled balloon pumpkins great decor, but they would also be good for party favors at any Halloween-themed birthday party.

Sweets and Treats for a Fall Birthday Party

You’ll have to feed these little ones at the birthday party. Try any of these festive ideas that any 3 or 4 year old will love.

22. Pumpkin Patch Cookies

These pumpkin patch themed cookies are so cute and perfect for beginners to create!

23. Mini Pumpkin Pies

These mini pumpkin pies look delicious and are perfect for little hands. Another bonus is that they are no-bake, which means easier for you!

24. Pumpkin Oreo Pops

These pumpkin oreo pops look yummy and are perfect for any fall themed party! You can even add some edible glitter to add a bit of a girly vibe!

25. Pumpkin Bundt Cake

How yummy does this pumpkin bundt cake look?! This would be a great treat for a fall themed party!

26. Pumpkin Cupcakes

These pumpkin cupcakes look delicious and would be perfect for any fall themed party. You can switch up the color of icing to fit your theme!

27. Hot Chocolate Bar

Hot chocolate is one of my favorite things about fall and I love the idea of guests being able to make their own hot chocolate creation!

28. Chocolate Pumpkin Cake

This chocolate pumpkin cake looks absolutely marvelous and would be a great alternative to a traditional birthday cake.

29. Maple Pecan Vegan Donuts

Pumpkin flavor isn’t for everyone, but these maple pecan donuts still offer a taste of fall perfect for a fall birthday party idea!

30. Swirling Fall Leaves Cupcake Topper

These swirling fall leave cupcake toppers are so cute and would add a lot of pizzaz to your cupcakes! They also make a perfect fall birthday party idea for toddlers.


I know that it can be hard picking the perfect theme finding just the right theme for your little one’s fall birthday party! I hope that this roundup post helped to give you some ideas!

I would love to know some of your favorite birthday party themes (fall or not) in the comments below!

I have rounded up some of my favorite fall birthday party ideas to hopefully help in making your party planning a little bit easier!
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