Jelly Belly Birthday Party Ideas, Printables & Recipes

Are you planning a Birthday Party and can't decide what to do? Jelly Belly can help with great birthday party ideas, tips, themes, printable birthday party invitations and favours, as well as birthday recipes and birthday candy buffet or candy bar ideas. Check out the Jelly Belly Birthday Party Ideas below – they’re sure to please your guest of honour and everyone on your birthday party list!

Birthday Fun Printables

Vintage Birthday Party (great for outdoors!)

Birthday Music Printables

Princess Birthday Printables

Sweet Shoppe Printables

Birthday Bling Printables

Vintage Garden Printables

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Birthday Party Recipes & How To's

Ombré Cake

Ombre Cake Birthday Recipe
The centerpiece for any party is the cake. Give yours a modern look with an ombré design in your favourite colours. We’ll tell you how to create this look in two easy steps.

Butterfly Cookies

Butterfly Cookies Birthday Recipe
Got a springtime celebration or butterfly buddy? Pre-bake a flutter of butterfly cookies and allow guests to decorate their own party favours with frosting, Jelly Belly beans and sprinkles. Once dried, wrap them in cellophane and a custom sticker for guests to take home after the party.

Cheers To You Cupcakes

Cheers to You Cupcakes Birthday Recipe
Toast to a fabulous year with this easy no-bake "mock-tail" recipe. These cupcakes (yes, cupcakes!) are a whimsical way to celebrate with friends and family.

Fun for a 21st birthday, 30th birthday bash, or any classy and fun affair.

Party Perfect Cupcakes

Party Perfect Cupcakes Birthday Recipe
Birthdays are all about the birthday cake, so why not give every guest their own with three-tiered cupcakes? Colour coordinate with your theme using Jelly Belly jelly beans.

Perfect for all types of birthday parties!

Movie Popcorn Cupcakes

Movie Popcorn Cupcakes Birthday Recipe
Celebrate the "big screen" with this clever recipe featuring our blockbuster flavour, Buttered Popcorn. The cupcakes feature "popcorn kernels" made from the famous savoury jelly bean.

Also ideal for a Hollywood themed party or movie marathons.

Shooting Star Cookie Pops

Shooting Star Cookie Pops Birthday Recipe
Here’s a sweet way to bring the stars down to earth. Choose the birthday boy or girl’s favourite colours or match it to a space-themed party. Decorate star-shaped cookies with the Jelly Belly jelly beans or Jelly Belly Jewel Collection to add extra sparkle to each cookie.

Bubble Trouble Cupcakes

Bubble Trouble Cupcakes Birthday Recipe
Let your guests get creative! Supply cupcakes and ingredients, and allow each guest to make their own cupcake creation! Watch the video here for a unique idea from Lisa Schrader, the Jelly Belly Cupcake Challenge Winner.

Bake-Sale Pies

Bake-Sale Pies Birthday Recipe
Decorate these bake-sale cupcakes with Very Cherry or Blueberry Jelly Belly beans to make a "pie-rific" twist on a classic cupcake.

Also a delightful addition to country or harvest-themed parties.

Jelly Belly Swirl Bark

Jelly Belly Swirl Bark Birthday Recipe
The classic chocolate bark gets a splash of colour from a swirl of food colouring and a handful of Jewel Jelly Belly jelly beans for extra shine. Our easy tutorial shows the simple steps.

Great for Hollywood-theme & sleepover birthday parties.

Movie Night Snack Mix

Movie Night Snack Mix Birthday Recipe
Make this salty and sweet snack for your guests for any party situation, sleepover, or impromptu hangout. Using popcorn, ground cinnamon, dried berries and your favourite mix of Jelly Belly jelly beans this is a recipe you’ll use over and over again.

Candy Pizza Cookie

Candy Pizza Cookie Birthday Recipe

Bake an oversized cookie using a 12-inch greased pizza pan and decorate using Jelly Belly jelly beans, Candy Corn and gummi candies for a sweet "pizza" spin. 

Tuxedo Jelly Belly Bean Fudge

Tuxedo Jelly Belly Fudge Birthday Recipe
Whip up a foolproof fudge recipe that gets the special treatment with layers of flavour. Customize this recipe for any celebration.

Perfect for all birthday parties!

Train Cake

Train Cake Birthday Recipe
Kick your party into "locomotion" by making this sweet train cake. It's as easy as cut, frost and decorate!  

Rat-a-Tat-Tat Drum Cake

Drum Cake Birthday Recipe
Throwing a birthday bash for a musician? All you need is a simple round cake to make this adorable drum with Jelly Belly jelly beans! 

Birthday Party Ideas

Birthday Party Ideas

Birthday Party Ideas
Style your next party with customizable invitations and printables that you can print and cut at home. Soiree Event Design shows you how to add the finishing touches to make your birthday party spectacular. See all the photos and tips here.  

Movie Night Party

Movie Night Birthday Party Idea
This outdoor movie night party theme is a hit with kids and adults. See how the ladies of Anders Ruff put it all together!  

Cocktail Birthday Party

Cocktail Birthday Party Idea
Catch My Party has a refreshing idea for a 21st, 30th, 40th or other adult birthday party. Also, FREE party printables! Cocktails, anyone? Click to see all the photos and cake decorations.  

Gymnastics Party

Gymnastics Birthday Party Idea
See how Hoopla Events balanced all the details for this gymnastics party. A sporty and fun party theme.  

Rainbow Party

Rainbow Birthday Party Ideas
Get a rainbow of inspiration with Get Creative Juice’s Rainbow Party. Why limit yourself to just three colours when you’ve got the whole spectrum to play with?  

Bubble Party

Bubbles Birthday Party Ideas
A brilliant bubble theme with clever ideas for all ages from Get Creative Juice.  

Party Tips

5 Things You Need For the BEST Worst Party Ever

Birthday Party Tips
Because a good time is worth the agony.  

From "Whoops!" to "Wow!" – 4 Ways to Save Your Kid’s Party

Birthday Party Tips
Embrace parental triumph! We have solutions for smooth sailing at your next party.  

Birthday Party Recipe Videos

How to make Pouring Root Beer Cupcakes

Jelly Belly Cupcake Recipe How-To Video
Lisa Schrader, Jelly Belly Cupcake Challenge Winner, shows you how to create her gravity-defying "Pouring Root Beer" cupcake using A&W® Root Beer and Coconut Jelly Belly® beans.

How to make Bubble Trouble Cupcakes

Lisa Schrader, Jelly Belly® Cupcake Challenge Winner, shows you how to create her winning "Bubble Trouble" cupcake design using Coconut, Sour Lemon and Orange Sherbet Jelly Belly® beans. The design was inspired by her son.

How to make Orange Dreamsicle Popsicle Cupcakes

Lisa Schrader, Jelly Belly® Cupcake Challenge Winner, shows you how to create her "Orange Dreamsicle Popsicle" cupcake, using Orange Sherbet and Coconut Jelly Belly® beans.