Where the Wild Things Are 1st Birthday Party Ideas

Learn how to throw a magical "Where the Wild Things Are" themed first birthday party with these ideas!

About Where The Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are is a 1963 children's picture book written and illustrated by American writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak,

Why Use It as a Birthday Party Theme

The book has vibrant characters and a whimsical setting, making it an ideal theme for a birthday party. It sparks creativity, encourages imagination, and offers a timeless appeal for both kids and adults.

Where to get decorations and ideas for the party

The following are the items used to celebrate a Where the Wild Things Are party!


The onesie was bought at Tayabella Boutique. If you're in Kansas City, you should check them out because they have the cutest stuff for KC fans!

Birthday Banner

The birthday sign was made by hand and has trim from Jade & Jo Etsy Shop. The owner, Jade, is also from Kansas City!

The Sign

Pearl Pear Designs made the sign.

I hope you learn how you can make fun and creative your Where the Wild Things Are-themed party for your child's first birthday!

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Where the Wild Things Are 1st Birthday Party Ideas