Baseball Birthday Cake

by Abbey Anderson
(Bethlehem, Penn.)

Best Baseball Cake

Best Baseball Cake

For my six year old son, everything is all about sports. He’s already playing tee-ball and enjoys playing any other sport he can, so I decided to come up with some sports birthday party ideas for his last birthday. I wanted everything to surround the sports theme to make it a party he and his friends would enjoy. For the invitations, I started out with invitations in the shape of baseballs, decorating them with the stitching so they really looked like the real thing. I focused on baseball wording as well, which all his buddies really liked.


The décor for the party was sports themed as well. One of the sports birthday party ideas I had was to put up bases around the room, a fake batting cage, soccer goals and basketball hoops. I added plenty of sports equipment around the party area, reminding my young guests that it was only to be used outside. The last thing I wanted was a stray soccer ball landing in the cake I spent so much time making.

Speaking of the cake, I wanted to make a sports themed cake to go along with the rest of the sports birthday party ideas I used throughout the party. I kept the colors boyish for my son, with green for a background and the use of yellows and browns. I started with a simple double layer round cake. I iced it with the green icing and added a nice border around the bottom. Then I decorated it with baseball themed items, like baseball shirts, baseball gloves, baseballs and more. In the end, the cake ended up looking amazing and make a great centerpiece to add to my food tables. My son let me take his picture with the cake – he actually liked it that much!

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Baseball Party Ideas.