Lucky you! You’re planning your baby’s first birthday and it’s summertime. That means that there’s a long list of summer birthday party themes that are as fun and as easy-breezy as the season itself. From watermelon and ice pop themes to hosting an under the sea bash, we’ve got a list of summer party ideas that’ll leave your newly minted one-year-old showing off a sunny, cake-covered grin.

Americana Vintage Theme Party

Since America also has a summer birthday why not throw a vintage Americana birthday bash for your little one. This theme can easily be done on a budget if you search your house and your parents house for vintage toys. For inspiration check out the dessert table Jessica of Let's Get This Party Started which cost only $38.

Photo: Jessica for Spaceships and Laserbeams

Did you throw a first birthday bash in the summer? Tell us about your theme in a Comment.

–Aimee Della Bitta