Take a look at this list, it’s filled with the most amazing birthday gifts for boys. We know how difficult it is to find that perfect present for your son but we’ve done the hard work for you. Whether you want educational gifts or something he can play with, we’ve got you covered.
Go Karts are the perfect alternative to the usual bikes and scooters you’d usually buy for him. With its innovative design, the driver controls the pedal speed so they can go as fast or as slow as they’d like, steering this kart smoothly with the quick response handling.
Children learn better when you make it fun – it’s been proven that they’re more likely to remember what they were taught if they enjoyed learning it. Osmo turns your iPad into a hands-on learning tool, designed to help them with subjects such as English and Math.
With the new Star Wars films coming out, there’s a new generation of fans who love the movies just as much as their parents do. Your son will be able to have his very own Chewbacca with this FurReal interactive plush who can perform over 100 sound and movement combinations.
Your son needs this Corkscrew Crash Track from Hot Wheels. Named one of Amazon’s top 100 toys and games of 2018, this track is designed to get the most out of his little cars, with smashing, crashing, and flying through the air with the high speed boosters and triple loop.
Pokémon was the ultimate card sharing game and believe it or not, it’s still a big deal now, especially with the release of the mobile app Pokémon Go! This Elite Trainer box contains some of the rarest and shiniest cards there are to help you build up your collection and become the ultimate master.
Most children go through a dinosaur phase, there’s just something about these prehistoric reptiles which kids love. He might not be able to have a real pet dinosaur but this furReal plush is “roar-some”, you can feed it, play with it and even feed it with a bottle.
PJ Masks are the latest superheroes to grab our children’s interests, and kids can now come up with their own adventures for them to go on. This rocketship toy comes with a Gekko minifigure, but there’s room inside the cockpit so the whole gang can go on this space adventure.
Grab this battle set and choose your opponent because we’re about to have a Beyblade war! Ideal if you’re looking for birthday gifts for boys, the winner of this battle is decided by how many times the burst tops on your opponent’s Beyblade breaks open.
Even though the books and movies came out years ago, the Harry Potter series still has a very loyal fanbase. If your son is a Potterhead, this coding kit will be absolutely perfect for him as he can build a wand while learning to code, using the wizarding challenges and games.
Nerf guns are a pretty safe bet when you need to buy for a boy – they love to battle against their friends and family. This Rival Prometheus gun has an advanced acceleration which means it can fire up to 8 rounds per second while the hopper can hold 200 rounds for quick reloading.
LEGO is the perfect toy; not only are they fun to play with but they can be used to help expand imagination and improve essential skills. This kit has 1414 pieces which, when put together, will build a Kessel Run Millennium Falcon from the movie Solo; A Star Wars Story.
Exploding Kittens is the perfect board game for people who don’t like board games. Hear us out; with laser beams, goats and magical enchiladas, who wouldn’t want to play this game? It’s basically the feline version of Russian Roulette…give it a go, we promise it’s not like anything you’ve played before.
Remember that Pixar movie about the robot? Well now you can have a robot just like that one with Cozmo. You can learn to code with him and command him to do a number of different things using the free compatible app which is available on iOS and Android devices.
These Nerf guns are battle-ready; simply take them out of the packaging and you’re ready to go. With light and sound effects, these guns come with unlimited ammo as well as a quick load button and, because you get two per pack, all you need to do is choose your opponent.
We’re all familiar with a ship in a bottle, and you’ll be able to make one with your son using this LEGO kit. It comes with 962 pieces which can be used to build some of the most recognizable parts of a pirate ship, such as the crow’s nest and the cannons.
Go into battle with this Nerf gun which comes with 30 Elite darts so you’ll have everything you need straight away. The motorized loading technology automatically loads the 30 dart drum without the need to remove it, meaning you’re always ready to take down your opponents.
The best way to encourage children to get up and active is to choose an activity they love. Cycling can be used in so many different ways, from a family bike ride to just riding around the neighborhood with their friends, and this 18 speed mountain bike is good for both.
Educational toys which help children with their STEM skills are great birthday gifts for boys as these skills will help him in a range of career paths. With this littleBits Avengers kit, he’ll learn how to build a hero gauntlet while learning how to code new powers and then start his hero training.
Help them learn how to build and code a robot using this LEGO Boost kit. You won’t just be building the traditional robot, the 847 pieces can also be used to build 4 other models such as a cat and a guitar, all of which are compatible with the free LEGO Boost app.
Fingerlings have a reputation for being really cute and fuzzy, but now there’s the Untamed T-Rex range which can have a bit of a bite. When they’re in tamed mode, they’re lovely and friendly, but watch out – the untamed mode can be slightly unpredictable as this dino for the digits shows!
The tall towers of Hogwarts Great Hall is the first thing the students see as they’re rowing across the lake after stepping off the Hogwarts Express. This 878 piece LEGO kit comes with 10 minifigures including Harry and Draco and, once it’s built, you’ll have a small piece of this magical school in your own home.
Give this LEGO Gadgets activity set to a little boy you know and he’ll be happier than you’ve ever seen him. Not only does it contain the pieces needed to build eleven machines, but the included book will talk him through what he’ll need to do to create these awesome, silly gadgets.
Arguably one of the most iconic parts of the Harry Potter series, the Hogwarts Express take the students from Kings Cross Station to Hogwarts every year. If your son is a massive fan of all things Potter, he’ll love building this model of the unmistakeable red locomotive.
Whether he plays with this ride on rollercoaster inside or outside, this will quickly become your toddler’s favorite toy. The ten foot long track will take him over humps and bumps which will make him squeal with laughter and prepare him for the excitement of theme parks when he’s older.
Let’s be honest, we all love a villain. We can pretend that the heroes and princesses of the Disney films are our favorite but that’s not always the case. Villainous is a strategic card game which can be played by the whole family; all you need to do is achieve your evil objective before everyone else.
If your child loves the thrill of riding a roller-coaster, he’ll be able to do it in the comfort of his own home with this kit from K’NEX. Follow the instructions and use the 809 pieces to create a Bionic Blast coaster, and then use the app to ride it in virtual reality.
Perfect for fans of the little blue engine, this Thomas ride-on coaster is an ideal toy for your toddler. Build over nine feet of track and then let your child climb aboard Thomas and chug along the rails, bumping up and down while having the time of his life.
Encourage a love of basketball with this Little Tikes EasyScore set. It can be used both indoors and outdoors, so even if the weather turns gray and drizzly, he can still practice shooting hoops. Height adjustable, it makes the perfect gift for boys and because there are six height settings, it’ll grow with him too.
Kids love toilet humor and if it involves poop, then they love it even more. This board game features a lot of it as you move around the board trying not to step in any piles of doo doo. Play by yourself or in a group, but the person who stands in the least mess is the winner.
Do you know what causes earthquakes and tremors? Grumblies do, and now your son can have one as a pet. Have a go at taming him but do be warned, they have quite a violent temper and can go into full meltdown mode if you mess with them too much.
Connect 4 is a classic game where you have to get four in a row of the same color to win. But Connect 4 Shots has taken it to the next level, making it even more fun. Instead of slotting discs, you have to bounce balls into the grid to try and make a row.
Children love the idea of pets, but what if your child doesn’t understand just how full on they can be? Show them just how extreme having a pet can be with a Crate Creature, No, it’s probably not very realistic but the behaviors they display might make them want a fish rather than a dog!
Where else can you see what’s going on in Adventure Bay other than the Lookout Tower? Ryder, Chase, and the other pups are just waiting for someone to need rescuing and everything they need is here in the tower, including an exclusive vehicle which has noisy sounds and lights to grab people’s attention.
Help protect Adventure Bay from fires with the Ultimate Rescue Fire Truck which has a 2 foot long extendable ladder. There’s water cannons on the front and back so you can put out flames wherever they are, and the working claw arm can help rescue people who are in danger.
Learning doesn’t just have to take place in a classroom, and science kits make excellent birthday gifts for boys. This 20 piece kit will teach him how to correctly use science tools as well as learning the basics of chemistry by mixing up colorful fizzing potions.
Perfect for fans of dinosaurs, Jurassic World, LEGO or even all three, this kit enables you to recreate a scene from the movie. Keep Owen, Claire, and Franklin safe from the escaped Carnotaurus by keeping them safe inside the Gyrosphere or driving away in the monster truck.
The game of Catan makes the ideal birthday gift for boys, as you can show your son what it was like for the early settlers as you play. You’re up against other settler families, and it’s a race against time to be the ones who are the most successful, by trading resources and building up from nothing.
Before buying a family puppy, this furReal plush one will give your children a sense of what it’s like to own the real thing. Ricky loves performing tricks and he knows so many, including how to bark a tune. Reward his good behaviour with treats and Ricky will soon be your son’s new best friend.
Straight from the show Mickey Mouse Clubhouse on Disney Junior, Mickey is here to dance along with your toddler. This interactive plush mouse can do the Hot Dog Dance, the Freeze Dance, and also plays the What’s That Sound game which your kid can get involved with.
Fingerlings are still wildly popular and now there’s a whole new set out; meet the Untamed T-Rex’s. This set contains one red T-Rex called Breakout and one grey raptor called Bolt. You can keep them locked away in their cage or let them roam free, but do so at your peril.
This little robot is perfect for beginner coders or those with very little coding knowledge. It’ll improve their STEAM skills as they start off drawing commands with a marker and then advancing onto the online programme, where you have to create Bit Code for this bot to follow.
Chemistry can be one of the trickiest sciences to understand but it can also be made super fun as well. Inside this box, you’ll find the materials needed to do 16 experiments, as well as instructions for a further 34 additional science activities which you can do as and when you feel like it.
You wouldn’t believe the amount of fun a child can have with a wagon, and this miniature version of the Radio Flyer is perfect for your child. Whether they’re a toddler or an older child, they can pull their toys around the yard using the steering handle and the durable molded wheels.
Even though children learn while they’re at school, there’s no reason why you can’t aid their learning while they’re at home, and this science laboratory kit is a great introduction to this subject. Perfect for ages 3+, inside there’s a set of ten experiment cards as well as 24 science tools.
LEGO bricks make brilliant birthday gifts for boys, and this medium box contains a selection of colored blocks as well as a variety of eyes, wheels and windows. There’s no limit to what they’ll be able to create, only their imagination stands in the way of their creations.
Using this Legends of Treasure set, your son will be able to pretend that he’s a real life pirate searching for treasure. There’s three golden blocks inside this chest which he’ll have to chip away at to find the hidden treasure figure inside, of which there are nine to collect altogether.
Your son will love this glittery blue panda Fingerling which responds to sound, motion, and touch. You can rock him to sleep, blow him kisses and sing to him; it’s like having a real panda in your life. His name is Archie and he wants a new family to belong to.
All fans of Thomas the Tank Engine need a Super Station in their life. You can build it a number of ways so it can fit into any space, and the best part is that it works with a number of Thomas engines so you can use his current collection of trains with it.
Every child should remember his first bike, and this one is perfect for small boys who are a fan of their friendly neighborhood Spiderman. It comes with sturdy training wheels, and the handlebar has a number of hooks attached so his favorite action figures can come along for the ride.
5 Fun Diy Gifts for Boys
Kids love being just like their parents, and with this DIY tool bench, your son will be able to fix things just like Mom and Dad. Follow this tutorial instead of buying a plastic one at the store, and you’ll have a sturdier bench in your choice of colors so it blends into your home décor.
This DIY sandbox picnic table is perfect for families who don’t have a lot of space in their backyard. Take a look at this project; it’s really simple to follow and even easier to make. Why not get your kids involved and make it a family build?
If you’re a mom to boys, you probably have a lot of Nerf guns lying around your house. Make this storage wall for them and your sons will always have somewhere to store their extensive collection, making sure that your home is neat and tidy.
Your sons probably love going into battle with each other using their Nerf guns as weapons. But instead of using their brothers as target practice, you can make these hanging targets instead, which is a great alternative way for them to use their guns, and it’s so much fun!
This adorable DIY project is a perfect storage solution for your son’s dinosaurs, but look at what’s inside. You can use this tutorial to create a small world suitcase for him to play with, and then when he’s finished, he can just clip it up and it’s all tidy!
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