17 Free Birthday Invitation Designs

Birthday cake with candles and sparklers
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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 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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    Invitations and More from Hello, Wonderful

    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.

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    Watermelon from Clementine Creative

    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.

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    Grown-up Invitation from Houseful of Handmade

    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. There are also matching printable cards to label your different kinds of salsas and recipes are included, as well.

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    Star Wars Tickets from Printable Crush

    Two Star Wars birthday party tickets
    Printable Crush

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

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    Burger BBQ Birthday Invitation from Canva

    A printable birthday invite for a BBQ


    This is a great printable birthday invitation for a teen, man, or anyone who enjoys a good burger. You can complete edit all the text, change the colors, and add new elements before printing. 

    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.

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    Retro Floral by Jayme Marie Gonzalez

    A blue, green, and yellow floral birthday invitation
    Jayme Marie Gonzalez

    Here's a printable birthday invitation that's perfect for a woman's or young lady's birthday.

    This is a PDF file and you'll just need to download, print, and fill in party details.

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    Let's Party! by Orange You Lucky!

    A "Let's Party" birthday invite with a bee and cat.
    Orange You Lucky!

    This adorable free, printable birthday invitation 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.

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    Summer Style by Easton Place Designs

    A birthday party invitations on a table with candy and a mask
    Easton Place Designs

    This printable birthday invitation features a birthday banner in the hot colors of red and turquoise. Although it's meant to be used in the summer, you could surely use this free birthday invitation at any time of the year.

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    Hello, Sunshine by Paper &Pigtails

    A yellow and gray birthday invitation on a table
    Paper and Pigtails

    This is a great modern printable party invitation that you won't believe is free because it looks so good. This free, printable birthday invitation would be great for a man, woman, or even a teen.

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    Colorful Arrangement by TomKat Studio

    Chevron birthday invitations laying on a table
    TomKat Studio

    This wonderful chevron style printable birthday invitation is completely free to download in all the colors you see here. You have the option with this birthday invitation to send out different colors of invitations or to only send the ones that coordinate with the rest of your party decor.

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    Colorful Invite from Love Stitched

    A colorful birthday party invite
    Love Stitched

    Love Stitched has designed this colorful birthday party invitation that asks guests to come to a party. It's a general invite so it's perfect for a birthday or any other kind of get-together.

    This downloads as a 4x6 sized invite that you print before filling in all the party details.

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    Celebrate With Us from Greetings Island

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

    Here's a free, printable birthday invitation 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. 

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    Gray and Green Invitations by Catch My Party

    A green and gray birthday invitation
    Catch My Party

    Here are some simple yet sophisticated free birthday invitations that would be perfect for a teen boy, man, or really just about anyone. 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.

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    Owl Party Invitations by How to Nest for Less

    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.

    Print the birthday invitation and add any details you want to this free-form invitation.

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    Toy Story Invitation by Disney Family

    Toy Story birthday invites on a table
    Disney Family

    If you have a Toy Story fan in your house then they are not going to be able to resist these free Toy Story printable birthday invitations. These would be so great for a Toy Story themed birthday party!

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    Colorful Flowers by Hostess With the Mostess

    A colorful birthday invitation template being customized
    Hostess With the Mostess

    Open the PDF file of these free printable birthday invitations and you can add your party details before printing. There are also matching flower pages that you can print out for free and use to decorate for the party.

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    Do It Yourself Invitations

    A birthday party invite with pink and purple balloons

     Do It Yourself Invitations

    Pick your choice of free printable birthday invitations with blue and green balloons or pink and purple balloons. All the text can be edited before printing these cheerful birthday party invites.