50 Beautiful Birthday Cake Pictures and Ideas for Kids and Adults

Updated on July 28, 2017

The birthday cakes has been an important part of every birthday for a long time. Candles in cakes started first in Germany in 18th century. According to some historians, the custom of birthday cakes started in ancient Rome with honey and bread. The 50th year was celebrated with a honey cake made of wheat flour, cheese, honey, and olive oil. Many ancient cultures believed that the smoke from the candles carries their prayers to the heaven.

A birthday becomes a celebration when there is a beautiful cake on the table. Long ago, people believed that a successful celebration is a good omen for a prosperous year. The candles on the cake is a practice that dates back to ancient Greece. Cakes with burning candles were used in the worship of the goddess Artemis.

Anyway, we cannot think about a birthday without the delicious cake. Here are some awesome pictures that also serve as wonderful ideas.

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Birthday Cake or Birthday Drinks. Which do you prefer?

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Birthday Cakes for Kids

Pink cake for little girls
Pink cake for little girls
Despicable Me Minions cake for kids
Despicable Me Minions cake for kids | Source
Farm cake by Mandalina Bakery
Farm cake by Mandalina Bakery | Source
Buzz Lightyear birthday cake
Buzz Lightyear birthday cake | Source
Nerf Gun Cake
Nerf Gun Cake | Source
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Angry Birds cake for kids
Angry Birds cake for kids | Source
pink and white cake for a 1 year old
pink and white cake for a 1 year old | Source

What's your fav birthday cake flavor?

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Cake facts

The invention of baking soda and baking powder revolutionized the 'cake industry' since it was easy to bake cake afterwards.

In olden times, people used cakes as offerings to their gods and spirits around the world.

The Oxford Dictionary of Superstitions cites examples of cakes being made for superstitious reasons.

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superhero birthday cakes for kids
superhero birthday cakes for kids | Source
Barnyard theme cupcake tower
Barnyard theme cupcake tower | Source
LEGO cakes for kids
LEGO cakes for kids | Source
princess emma's birthday cupcakes
princess emma's birthday cupcakes | Source
pink birthday cupcakes for girls
pink birthday cupcakes for girls | Source
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LEGO cake
LEGO cake | Source
Ribbed flower cake
Ribbed flower cake | Source
Octonauts cake
Octonauts cake | Source
Rainbow cake
Rainbow cake | Source

Cake Quotes

"All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much."
George Harrison

"You know you're getting old when you get that one candle on the cake. It's like, 'See if you can blow this out.' "
Jerry Seinfeld


"Let's face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot for a lot of people; it does for me."
Audrey Hepburn

Birthday Cakes For Adults

Beautiful Decoration
Beautiful Decoration
Birthday cake for adults
Birthday cake for adults
Birthday cake for teenage
Birthday cake for teenage
Birthday cake for adults
Birthday cake for adults
Birthday cake for adults
Birthday cake for adults
Birthday cake for adults
Birthday cake for adults

Some more cake quotes from books

“Romance novels are birthday cake and life is often peanut butter and jelly. I think everyone should have lots of delicious romance novels lying around for those times when the peanut butter of life gets stuck to the roof of your mouth.”
― Janet Evanovich

“Let's just say you may regret that second piece of cake.'
Oh my God. Regret cake? Whatever was about to happen must be truly evil.”
― Rachel Hawkins, Hex Hall

“Here's a basic difference between Morelli and me. My first thought was always of cake. His first thought was always of sex. Don't get me wrong. I like sex . . . a lot. But it's never going to replace cake.”
― Janet Evanovich, Eleven on Top

Golf cake
Golf cake | Source
beautiful bday cake
beautiful bday cake | Source
beautiful bday cake
beautiful bday cake | Source
ballerina cake
ballerina cake | Source
pet shop birthday cake
pet shop birthday cake | Source
birthday cake for a photographer
birthday cake for a photographer | Source
pink rose birthday cake
pink rose birthday cake | Source
birthday cake for 62nd bday
birthday cake for 62nd bday | Source
Sewing Cake for 60th Birthday
Sewing Cake for 60th Birthday | Source
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beautiful white birthday cake for adults
beautiful white birthday cake for adults | Source

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Kiss band cake
Kiss band cake | Source
birthday cakes for adults
birthday cakes for adults | Source
birthday cakes for adults
birthday cakes for adults | Source
ghostbusters cake
ghostbusters cake | Source
birthday cakes for adults
birthday cakes for adults | Source
birthday cakes for adults
birthday cakes for adults | Source
birthday cakes for teenagers
birthday cakes for teenagers | Source
birthday cakes for adults
birthday cakes for adults | Source
birthday cakes for adults
birthday cakes for adults | Source
birthday cakes for adults
birthday cakes for adults | Source
Simple but yummy
Simple but yummy | Source

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        ebleh wases 

        2 months ago

        amazing birthday cake pictures,thanks for sharing

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        Kristina Hearn 

        17 months ago from Iowa

        I love the rainbow cake!

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        Rakesh sharma 

        3 years ago

        Hm apni baby k birthday pr yhi cack banwayene

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        Dianna Mendez 

        4 years ago

        These are so pretty but now I am hungry for cake! Thanks for sharing these lovely ideas.

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