11 Free Birthday Invitation Designs

Illustration of birthday card and gift

Illustration: The Spruce / Theresa Chiechi

These free printable birthday invitation templates will help you make sure that you don't blow your birthday party budget before the party even starts. You won't believe how good these free printable birthday invitations look—they look better than ones you can buy at the store!

Some of these free printable birthday invitations let you add your party details and even images or clip art before you print while others need to be printed out before you can add the details. Just follow the printing directions at each site to get the best results. When you're finished customizing these free birthday invites, pop them into a custom envelope and you're all ready to mail them out and get on to the next step in party planning—the games!

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    Festive Party Invitation Set

    A birthday invitation template with a thank you card

    Hello, Wonderful

    You get more than just a free birthday party invite in this colorful set from Hello, Wonderful. Also included are envelope liners, thank you cards, pattern pages, and a save-the-date email banner. This colorful group of invites and thank you cards work for anyone, no matter what age or gender.

    Festive Party Invitation Set from Hello, Wonderful

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    Watermelon Party Invites

    A watermelon birthday invite on a wooden table

    Clementine Creative

    I love this summery watermelon birthday invite from Clementine Creative because it works for kids, tweens, teenagers, and adults.

    Download the editable PDF file and you can customize the invitation with your own details including birthday honoree, date, time, and RSVP info.

    Watermelon Party Invites from Clementine Creative

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    Star Wars Ticket Invites

    Two Star Wars birthday party tickets

    Printable Crush

    This free birthday party invite from Printable Crush is geared towards the kids but really any Star Wars fans would love getting one of these tickets in the mail. There's room on each invite for the time, date, place, and RSVP details.

    Star Wars Ticket Invites from Printable Crush

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    Let's Party! Printable Invite

    A "Let's Party" birthday invite with a bee and cat.

    Orange You Lucky!

    This adorable free, printable birthday invitation from Orange You Lucky! is meant to be printed out and then you can add your party information in the appropriate places. This would be wonderful for a kid's birthday party! Be sure to check out the other free birthday invitation that features an orange owl.

    Let's Party! Printable Invite from Orange You Lucky!

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    Celebrate With Us Birthday Invitation

    A birthday party invite with blue, yellow, and orange balloons and confetti

    Greetings Island

    Here's a free, printable birthday invitation from Greetings Island that can be completely customized with all your party details before printing. You can even change colors and add stickers or photos.

    This invite prints as a 5x7 sized card and has lots of colorful balloons and confetti to give your guest a peek at the fun they can expect. All the colors make the invite cheerful and really tells your guest that it's going to be a party that they won't soon forget.

    Celebrate With Us Birthday Invitation from Greetings Island

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    Gray and Green Party Invitations

    A green and gray birthday invitation

    Catch My Party

    Here are some simple yet sophisticated free birthday invitations from Catch My Party that would be perfect for a teen boy, man, or really just about anyone. Gray and green are used as the theme colors and they really make for a unique invitation. Besides the free printable birthday invitations, there are also matching free printables of party circles, tented cards, party labels, cupcake wrappers, favor tags, drink flags, water bottle labels, a banner, and a "Party This Way" sign. You'll get a complete party with just a few clicks of the mouse.

    You'll need to subscribe with an email to their newsletter before downloading, but it's completely free to do so.

    Gray and Green Party Invitations from Catch My Party

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    Burger BBQ Birthday Invitation

    A printable birthday invite for a BBQ


    This is a great printable birthday invitation from Canva for a teen, man, or anyone who enjoys a good burger. You can completely edit all the text, change the colors, and add new elements before printing. You can make changes to just about anything you see whether it's a style element or an important piece of information that you want to tell guests.

    Be sure to check out the other great birthday invitation templates at Canva—they have over 2,000 of them! You can browse through them all or go through categories for 18th, 21st, 50th, 60th, 70th, 80th, or baby birthdays. There are lots of general invitations here too that will work for any type of party, any age, and any gender.

    Burger BBQ Birthday Invitation from Canva

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    Salsa & Margaritas Adult Birthday Invite

    A birthday party invite for salsa and margaritas

    Houseful of Handmade

    This festive birthday party invite from Houseful of Handmade is just for the grown-ups, inviting them to a salsa and margarita party to celebrate the passing of another year. Beautiful celebration flags in pink, green, and yellow decorate the top of the invitation. Then comes the invite and all the details so your guests will have everything they need to attend your salsa and margarita birthday party. There are also matching printable cards to label your different kinds of salsas and recipes are included, as well.

    Salsa & Margaritas Adult Birthday Invite from Houseful of Handmade

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    Owl Party Invitations

    A pink owl birthday party invite

    How to Nest for Less

    How to Nest for Less has come up with these darling free printable birthday invitations that would work great for a little girl or tween. It prints out as a 5" x 7"
    one-sided card. You can use a photo editing program to add details before you print or you can print the birthday invitation and add any details you want to this free-form invitation.

    There are a lot of other free printables available that match these cute owl invites. There's a banner, water bottle labels, food labels, and cupcake toppers. You could throw a whole themed party with just a few clicks.

    Owl Party Invitations from How to Nest for Less

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    Colorful Flowers Party Invite

    A colorful birthday invitation template being customized

    Hostess With the Mostess

    You'll love these colorful birthday invites that feature green, yellow, and red flowers. The front says "You're Invited to a colorful birthday party" and has room for the birthday boy or girls name. Open the PDF file of these free printable birthday invitations from Hostess With the Mostess and you can add your party details before printing including who the party is for on the front and the party details inside the card. These are small invites that print out 4 per page, making them really easy to manage. There are also matching flower pages that you can print out for free and use to decorate for the party.

    Colorful Flowers Party Invite from Hostess With the Mostess

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    Birthday Balloons Invite

    A birthday party invite with pink and purple balloons

     Do It Yourself Invitations

    Pick your choice of free printable birthday invitations from Do It Yourself Invitations with blue and green balloons or pink and purple balloons. Over the left side of the invitation is where you can put all the party details including the birthday person, date, time, and location. It's also a good idea to put some RSVP information on there so you can know how many guests to expect. All the text can be edited before printing these cheerful birthday party invites. The invites print out two per page.

    Birthday Balloons Invite from Do It Yourself Invitations

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