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Kids' party cake recipes

20 Recipes
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Imaginative, fun and easy cakes for your child's special day.

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  • Digger cake

    Digger cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.14 ratings

    You don’t need to be an engineer to make this impressive construction site birthday cake, just a few toys, some chocolate coated wafer bars and a little creative flair

  • Funfetti cake

    Funfetti cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.45 ratings

    Perfect for a party, this rainbow-speckled cake screams 'celebrate'! Pipe creamy vanilla icing and scatter over sprinkles for a showstopping cake that adults and kids will love

  • Gravity-defying sweetie cake

    Gravity-defying sweetie cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.43 ratings

    Anti-gravity cakes are this year's must-have trend for birthdays or parties - this stunning Smartie cake will delight kids and grown-ups alike

  • A chocolate birthday cake, with a slice removed, on a cake stand

    Vegan birthday cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.13 ratings

    Bake a plant-based version of a chocolate fudge cake for a birthday party. Everyone can enjoy it, including guests who have a dairy intolerance or egg allergies

  • Pirate ship and treasure island

    Pirate ship and treasure island cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    A stunning children's birthday chocolate cake with hidden treasure buried on a sandy desert island for the kids to dig into

  • Pretty princess cake

    Pretty princess cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Pull out all the stops with this sensational celebration cake, a princess doll enrobed in pretty pink and white icing - perfect for a special birthday party

  • Mermaid cake with a slice cut out

    Mermaid cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Create a cake with the wow factor with our colourful ombre mermaid. It's a baking challenge but makes a magical party cake for kids and grown-ups alike

  • Hedgehog cake

    Hedgehog cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.26 ratings

    A celebration cake with a touch of woodland style, this chocolate cake is decorated with edible spikes, buttercream and chocolate details

  • Surprise piñata football cake

    Surprise piñata football cake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.9 ratings

    Slice into this sensational mint chocolate celebration cake and let the hidden sweets pour out for your party guests to enjoy

  • Fire engine cake

    Fire engine cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.9 ratings

    Stun a crowd and get creative with this themed celebration cake - details include a chocolate ladder, icing water splash and toy firemen

  • Castle cake

    Easy castle cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    A magical three-tiered sponge cake that's simple to make, but no one would ever guess...

  • Volcano-shaped chocolate cake topped with sweets

    Easy volcano cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.7 ratings

    Decorate a towering chocolate sponge with sweets and molten toffee 'lava' to create a dazzling children's treat

  • Birthday bug cake

    Birthday bug cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.22 ratings

    Children will love the butterfly and ladybird decorations on this colourful cake – and you'll love its simplicity

  • Chocolate owl cake

    Chocolate owl cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.52 ratings

    A fun chocolate birthday cake decorated with buttons, biscuits and marzipan - bound to be a hit with young children

  • Teddy Christening cake

    Teddy Christening cake

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Make an impressive Christening or 1st birthday cake using these simple techniques and our step-by-step photographs

  • Cookies & cream party cake

    Cookies & cream party cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.71 ratings

    Stack up our best ever chocolate sponges and smother in an Oreo biscuit icing to make this towering celebration cake

  • Vanilla party cake

    Vanilla party cake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.46 ratings

    Cover the light buttery sponge of this classic celebration cake with silky-smooth meringue buttercream and colourful edible polka dots

  • Snappy dinosaur cake

    Dinosaur cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    This show-stopping party cake is deceptively easy to make and looks really professional. Ideal for kid's birthdays, try this colourful decorated vanilla sponge with bite

  • Happy lion birthday cake

    Happy lion birthday cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    This colourful animal sponge is sure to be the mane event at any party! Perfect for kids, the simple yogurt vanilla sponge has a buttercream and novelty sugar paste icing decoration

  • Birthday cake served with candles

    Super-easy birthday cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.12 ratings

    Children love colour, so what could be better than a birthday cake with two different coloured sponges made from one mixture and a colourful icing?

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