150+ Happy Third Birthday Wishes And Messages

When your little one is soon going to complete three years of their beautiful life, you feel blessed and want to celebrate the grand occasion. Our post lists beautiful 3rd birthday wishes that you can share with them by writing on a greeting or handmade card. Though they might not feel the emotion now, they will cherish it later in life. You could even record a video and share it as a tribute to them when they grow up. So make their birthdays special as these moments can be treasured forever.

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Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old

Heartwarming birthday wishes for a three-year-old

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Children are adorable, and they deserve sweet and cute birthday wishes. Choose a lovely birthday wish for your three-year-old from this list.

  1. Happy 3rd birthday! This year, you have learned to speak well, haven’t you? You are such a curious child! May you be showered with an abundance of happiness and blessings.
  2. One, two, three! And on and on and on. Happy Birthday to you, young and pretty. You look so cute that I wish you would remain this cute forever.
  3. Happy birthday to my favorite 3-year-old. Nothing makes me happier than celebrating this festive milestone with you.
  4. My beloved child is full of surprises. You make our lives wonderful. Happy Birthday and many happy returns.
  5. My beloved child is full of surprises. You make our lives wonderful. Happy Birthday and many happy returns.
  6. Your birth was the start of the many good things that have happened in the family. Your presence fills us with pleasure and glee. We would like to celebrate you. Happy 3rd birthday!
  7. We hope your 3rd birthday is three times as awesome as your first two birthday celebrations! Happy 3rd birthday, little one!
  8. You make me smile, you make me happy, you make me glad, and you make me better than I was yesterday. Happy 3rd birthday, my dear; you will always make me happy.
  9. We could hardly wait until we had a child of our own, and here you are, already three! Happy birthday. We love you.
  10. Three years ago, you brought joy and happiness that cannot be replaced by anything in this world. Happy Birthday, my treasure!
  11. My little one! I pray that you live long on earth and experience many good things. I pray that you grow up into a kind and great person.
  12. It’s already your 3rd birthday! Time sure does fly! It felt like yesterday! You were barely the size of my hands in mommy’s tummy. We love you more than ever!
  13. Always do what you love, sweetie. As you turn three, may all those things that make you smile fill your day. Happy Birthday, dear!
  14. Today, you reach your third year, and each year you infect us with laughter, emotions, and joys. You have the kindness and purity of an angel. Cheers to three wonderful years and many more to come. Happy Birthday!
  15. You smile like an angel, you say the kindest words, you walk gently, and you are only three years old. You are the best gift. Happy birthday!
  16. Three years of new experiences, growth, thrills, and changes. We are filled with jubilation as we celebrate another remarkable milestone. Happy Birthday!
  17. Every day is a new adventure with you. You have made my life so much more exciting that three years flew by in a blink. Happy third birthday, angel!
  18. Happy birthday to the lovely angel who has just turned three. Wishing you a great day ahead!
  19. Happy third birthday! Darling it is a delight to see you grow up. Have a blessed day!
  20. Happy birthday, little one! Look at how big you are! I can’t believe how much you’ve grown in just three years. Sending you tons of kisses and wishing you a wonderful third birthday.
  21. To the lovely baby who just turned three, I hope you have a wonderful day with lots of love, gifts, and great food!
  22. Happy third birthday! You deserve all the love and care the world has to offer. May God continue to bless and guide you.
  23. It feels like you were born yesterday, and today, you have turned three! Sending you lots of love, gifts, and blessings, dear!
  24. Congratulations little one on turning three! Continue lighting up the world around us with your sweet presence.
  25. May your third birthday be filled with tons of cake, presents, and celebrations. Wishing you a memorable day ahead!
  26. Baby, you are always in our prayers. May God bless you on your third birthday!
  27. Happy birthday little one! Let’s make your third birthday party three times as thrilling. Have a blast!
  28. Wishing you a third birthday filled with cakes, laughter, and gifts. May this day remain etched in your memories forever!
  29. Happy third birthday, sweetie pie! We are delighted to know that you have grown a lot in size and in our hearts.
  30. Cheers and best wishes on your third birthday, little one! May the good fortune shine upon you forever.
  31. Seeing you grow up is a delightful joy and a blessing to us. Have a wonderful third birthday!
  32. Best wishes for the chirpy little one who just turned three! May God shower all his blessings on you on this wonderful day.

Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Daughter

Shower your cute three-year-old princess with all your love and appreciation, and wish her a happy birthday with these heart-touching messages.

  1. Dear daughter, happy birthday to you. I wish you all the beautiful things that life has to offer as you celebrate your 3rd birthday.
  2. Hey, my little princess, I wish you lots of love. I hope you remember this birthday forever. Sending you warm greetings and blessings.
Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Daughter

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  1. Happy 3rd Birthday to the most beautiful daughter in the world. I hope you grow up to be a princess.
  2. On this day, three years ago, you came into my life. It was my most beautiful moment because I became a mother that day. Happy 3rd Birthday to you, my dear daughter.
  3. My little baby girl is growing up every day! Mommy and daddy love you very much, baby girl. Happy birthday!
  4. My dear daughter, at the tender age of three, you have triumphed over so many little challenges life has presented to you. Remember that all your dreams will come true if you have the courage to pursue them. Never be afraid to go after what you want.
  5. In my life’s cookies, my little girl is the chips sprinkled all over. Have a delightful and fun-filled 3rd birthday, daughter!
  6. Hey dear, you have brought sunshine into our lives and removed all the sadness. You are the cutest thing that ever happened to us, and we are elated to celebrate your special day with festivities. We wish you lots of love. Happy Birthday.
  7. When I see you smiling, I feel like all happiness in the world has come to me. Happy 3rd Birthday to you, dear.
  8. I thank God that I get to share this day with you, daughter. You are the most important thing to me. I hope you enjoy your third birthday.
  9. May your 3rd birthday be as cute as you, my baby. You are a blessing to me, and there is nothing I wouldn’t do for you, my sweetheart. Enjoy your day, baby.
  10. I remember how you first came into my world, and I became a mother. That was the happiest day of my life. Have a wonderful 3rd birthday, my baby!
  11. My little girl, you were given to us to be cared for and given much love. You give us so much joy, and we enjoy every minute of having you. Have a wonderful 3rd birthday!
  12. Happy birthday, little girl. I am so happy to be with you on your special day. You’ve turned three today, and it’s amazing for all of us. I hope you will make your parents proud.
  13. You’re the cutest three-year-old girl. I have never seen anyone cuter than you. I wish you a birthday filled with love.
  1. Happy third birthday, sweetie cupcakes! I’m over the moon as we celebrate this milestone. With hugs and kisses!
  2. I can’t believe you’re already three years old, my cute little girl! I wish you a happy third birthday!
  3. Looking forward to all the fantastic things you’ll do in the future. A very happy third birthday to my lovely daughter.
  4. My darling princess, you are a blessing to everyone around you, and I am so proud to be your mother. Wishing you a wonderful third birthday.
  5. You are the reason I look forward to waking up every single morning. Congrats on your third birthday, my precious girl!
  6. I adore you more than anything in the world because you are such a sweet little girl. I’m wishing you a wonderful third birthday.
  7. Watching you mature has been so fascinating, and I can’t wait to see all the beautiful things you’ll accomplish in the future. A very happy third birthday to my lovely daughter.
  8. Words cannot express how blessed I am to have you in my life. My adorable girl, happy third birthday!
  9. I really hope you have a wonderful third birthday, my precious little girl! You have my undying love.
  10. Sweetie, on your third birthday, may you have the best time with giggles, games, and unlimited candies and cakes.
  11. We count our blessings as you have grown by leaps and bounds. May the almighty shower you with guidance on your third birthday, dear daughter.
  12. We cannot believe that three years have passed since you were born. My sweet little lady, we adore you dearly and are incredibly proud of you.
  13. You are a gift to us from the heavens, my sweet daughter. Wishing you lots of laughter and happiness on your third birthday.
  14. May this third birthday bring you lots of wisdom and happiness, dear sweet angel. Have a great day ahead!
  15. We hope you have a long, healthy, and happy life ahead. Greetings and best wishes on your third birthday, dear daughter!
  16. Joy is an understatement of what you bring to our lives. I pray for a lifetime of blessings and growth on your third birthday, my dear little princess.

Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Son

Here are some wishes that you could use to wish your adorable little munchkin on his birthday.

  1. Happy birthday to my little prince. I am so thrilled that you’ve turned three today. I would love to share this happiness with everyone. Your birthday party is going to be amazing.
  2. After three daughters, we wanted to have a son. I’m happy that you came into our lives. It’s your third birthday. Enjoy your birthday, my son.
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Keep your guest list simple for your child’s 3rd birthday party, as a large crowd can overwhelm your little one.
  1. Happiest 3rd birthday, my adorable son. You are my world, and my life is focused on you alone. You are like the Sun, which is the center of the solar system.
Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Son

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  1. My baby, I promise to be your friend as you grow older. Know that I will always be with you through thick and thin. On this momentous day, as we celebrate your journey so far, I want to shower you with the recognition and love you truly deserve. Have the coolest birthday, my little guy.
  2. I trust in the saying that the best present is God-sent. You are the greatest gift I have received from the heavens. I thank God that I have become a mother to a wonderful child. I am grateful that you make me a proud mama. Happy birthday, my dear son!
  3. Your existence has brought lots of changes to the family. And I want to ensure that these changes are positive and for our betterment. We want to celebrate your existence in our life. Today, you have turned three, and it is important to arrange a big party for you. I hope you have a gala time. Happy birthday, my boy.
  4. It’s your third birthday today, baby boy! I hope this birthday brings you plenty of lovely gifts. Have a fantastic day with your best friends. We love you so much!
  5. Happy birthday to the most adorable three-year-old boy. There’s plenty of adventures waiting ahead for you, and so we’re giving you useful gear that will help you in your future adventures!
  6. Happy 3rd birthday, my boy. I hope you grow up with lots of love and happiness. May you always have good things always.
  7. You are the cutest boy I have ever seen in my life. Today is the special day of your life. On your birthday, I want to send lots of love to you. Wait, not only love, I am sending lots of chocolates too.
  8. Happy birthday to my dear son. You are the cutest kid in the world. I can’t stop loving you. I always thank God because of your existence in our life.
  9. Congrats! You are three today. I want you to have a fantastic life. I know that you will achieve great things in life. Happy birthday, my boy.
  10. Happy 3rd birthday, kid! I hope your third birthday will be three times more amazing than the last two birthdays, with so many gifts and cakes.
  11. Happy birthday, little champ. I can’t believe it has been three years that you’ve come into our lives. It feels like a few weeks. We love you so much.
  12. Wish you lots of love and happiness on your 3rd birthday. It is an amazing occasion for the entire family to have some fun. Having a son like you is the greatest gift ever.
  1. Happy birthday, junior. You are the greatest blessing in my life.
  2. May your special day be as amazing as you are. Happiest birthday, my little hero!
  3. Watching you grow gives me the best feeling in the world. I am so blessed to have you as my son. Happy birthday, love.
  4. May this day unfold infinite happiness for you. May that sweet smile on your face continue to radiate as always. Happy birthday, dear little one.
  5. I can’t wait to see the beautiful person you will eventually become. Have a terrific birthday, dear.
  6. Today is the most special day because it was on this day we got the greatest gift from God. Happy birthday, my little man!
  7. On your third birthday, I wish you all the good things in life. May you always shine the brightest to illuminate all places and persons you come in touch with.
  8. You brighten up my life. No doubt, the world is gonna be a better place with you in it. Happy birthday, my little rockstar.
  9. As I enjoy watching you grow and learn over these past few years, you hold a very special place in my heart now and forever. Happy birthday, dear son.
  10. I hope you have a day as fun and merry as you, my shining star. Happy birthday.
  11. Heaven sent me a blessing on this day and that’s you, my sweet baby. You give purpose to my life. Happy birthday.
  12. Ever since the day you were born, you have become the meaning to my life. Have a wonderful birthday, my world!
  13. Happy birthday to my bundle of joy. Love you to the moon and back!
  14. This special day reminds us of how time flies. Our baby turns three today. Happy birthday, my adorable son.
  15. You are my treasure, my only reason for being happy. Happy birthday to my sweet son.

Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Nephew

Nephews light up the house with their naughtiness and laughter.

On their birthday, share a lovely message, telling them what they mean to you and how much you love them.

  1. Happy birthday to the cutest nephew. I feel so good to become your uncle. Your mom and dad are lucky to have a cute kid like you. Be someone special in the future; that’s my wish for you.
  2. I am so blessed to have an amazing nephew like you. You are the cutest and sweetest kid I have ever seen in my entire life; thank you so much for being a part of our family; happy birthday to you, dear.
Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Nephew

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  1. My wish for you today is to throw you good compliments, but I’m sure you won’t understand a bit of it, so I’m just going to hug you instead. Happy 3rd Birthday, my nephew.
  2. My baby, as you grow up, you will face the highs and lows in your life. But you just turned three, so enjoy this exciting moment. Happy birthday to you, my nephew.
  3. I feel proud to be your uncle. I have never seen a three-year-old as intelligent and bubbly as you. Today is your big day; happy birthday.
  4. My charming nephew, don’t fail to smile because you never know who is pleased with your charm and smile. Have a wonderful 3rd birthday, my dear!
  5. Your birthday is the biggest family celebration for us. Today, you’ve turned three, and we are ready to celebrate the day. Happy birthday to the cutest three-year-old nephew.
  6. Today, my sweet and cute nephew is turning three, and it’s a fantastic day for the entire family. Let’s celebrate the day with so much fun. Happy birthday to you.
  7. Each day I spend with you is my favorite. You are so adorable and charming. I know you will grow into a good man. A sweet 3rd birthday to you, my nephew.
  8. Dear nephew, on your 3rd birthday, you deserve the sweetest cake in the world because you are the sweetest boy I have ever seen in my life. I wish you love and joy on your big day.
  9. I am the happiest uncle in the world because today, my sweet and cute nephew is turning three, and it’s an amazing day for the entire family. We have gathered to celebrate the day for you. Happy birthday to you, dear.
  10. I am the luckiest aunt in the world because I have an amazing nephew like you. You are the cutest and sweetest kid in the entire world; I am blessed to have you around me. Happy birthday to you, dear.
  11. Happy 3rd birthday to the most amazing and cutest kid in the world. I am happy to have you in my life. You are so sweet.
protip_icon Point to consider
You don’t have to invite all your child’s friends from preschool or daycare to the birthday party. Identify kids your child is comfortable being around plus their parents.
  1. Being your uncle is a great thing for me. Today, you are turning three, and it has been a fantastic journey so far. Happy birthday to you.
  2. Dear nephew, you have brought so much happiness to the entire family. I am so blessed that you are always around me. Happy 3rd birthday to you.
  3. May you be blessed with all the good things you deserve in life, dear nephew. Happy birthday.
  4. I hope your birthday is filled with fun and laughter. Have a frolic birthday, my cute nephew.
  5. Happy birthday, nephew. May you be blessed with the strength and courage to pursue your dreams.
  6. Be it a rainy or a sunny day, cheer up and get going because you always have my support. Have an amazing birthday, sweet nephew.
  7. Your contagious smile and your affectionate nature make you the best nephew in this whole world. Have fun, birthday boy.
  8. Let’s make today a day worth remembering since it’s your birthday, dear nephew. Have loads of fun, little boy.
  9. Sending you lots of love and warm hugs on your birthday as you celebrate to turn another year more awesome. Have a blast, dear nephew.
  10. My prayers and blessings for you on your birthday, my sweet nephew. May the years ahead be filled with all the love and laughter you deserve.
  11. You are the greatest blessing of God, dear nephew. May you continue to be a blessing to all those around you. Happy birthday.
  12. On this special day, may you have all the fun in this world. Happy birthday to my only nephew.
  13. Happy birthday to my dear nephew. All my best wishes for your life ahead.
  14. Happiest birthday to the sweetest nephew. May your special day be filled with all the things that make you smile. Stay blessed.
  15. Happy birthday, my charming nephew. May all the years ahead be as amazing and exciting as you are.
  16. You are my favorite nephew and a blessing in disguise. Congratulations on your third birthday, little warrior!
  17. Words cannot describe the joy and laughter you fill our lives. My little nephew, have a wonderful third birthday filled with gifts, cakes, and games.

Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Niece

Nieces are an important part of our lives. These cute little ones light up our day with their smiles. On your niece’s birthday, share a unique wish that you have written for her and make it memorable.

  1. There are three candles on your birthday cake. These three candles represent the love, joy, and warmth you brought into our lives. May your life be as bright as it can be. Happy 3rd birthday, my cutest niece!
  2. I have seen you grow since you were a baby. You have grown into an adorable three-year-old. I am joyful that I can celebrate your birthday party. Create sweet memories, my niece.
  3. Have a wonderful 3rd birthday, my cutest niece. I feel proud to be your aunt. I am grateful we are a family. Have fun!
  4. There is nothing more I can say to make your birthday more special as you are already special to us. You inspire us to live well. Blow your candles, and I pray that you will blow many more candles in your lifetime. Happy birthday, my niece. Remember that we love you.
  5. Happy birthday, my niece. Please know that you are my favorite. I pray that you will remain the cutest and the most adorable kid. Enjoy your birthday! I am so excited to shop with you.
  6. Having a cute niece like you is a remarkable thing. I am the happiest person right now. Happy birthday, dear.
  7. You are cute, sweet, and adorable. I hope you have everything that your heart desires. Have a joyous birthday, my niece.
  8. When I look at the stars, you always come to mind because you are the most beautiful niece on earth. Happy birthday, my shining star!
  9. Dear niece, I wish you all the love and joy on your birthday. Happy birthday to you, sweetheart. Today, you are turning three, and it’s a big day for us.
Birthday Wishes For A 3-Year-Old Niece

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  1. The world might be dangerous, chaotic, and unforgiving, but I know that you are one brave child. You can surpass them all as you grow up and grow mature, just like me — your best aunt. Happy 3rd birthday, my dear!
  2. Happy birthday. You are becoming more beautiful with every passing year. Celebrate with your whole heart today and enjoy every moment to its fullest.
  3. Happy third birthday to my wonderful niece. I hope your day is filled with fun and lots of sweet surprises! You are amazing, and I love you so much!
  4. Happy birthday, my dearest niece. You are a special little girl. I love seeing your smiling face and hearing your beautiful laugh. Every time I see you, the world seems more beautiful.
  5. Happy birthday, my niece. You deserve the best birthday party in the world. Enjoy it!
  6. Happy birthday. Niece, you had me wrapped around your little finger since day one. Only the best will do for you, so enjoy the best birthday cake I could find!
  7. Dearest niece, have a happy and blessed third birthday. Cheers to another year of amusement, laughter, and joy.
  8. You are the joy and light in the family, dear niece! Lots of love and kisses from your proud aunt.
  9. Wishing you a smooth trip to maturity, one step at a time, my beloved niece. Have a fantastic third birthday and hope you like my gift!
  10. Sending a ton of love to my sweet yet naughty niece on your third birthday. May all your wishes come true.
  11. May each moment of your day be as lovely as you are. Happy birthday, wonderful niece!
  12. On your special day, my best wishes are with you, dear niece! May we celebrate a lot of your birthdays together.
  13. It is a blessing to have a niece like you. Hope you enjoy your third birthday celebrations!
  14. Dearest niece, you have all of my love and care. On your third birthday, I pray you have a bright and glorious future.
  15. The world would be a much better place for aunts and uncles if they were to get a niece like you. Congrats and best wishes on your third birthday, little princess.
  16. I’m grateful to God for giving me a niece like you. Greetings on your third birthday, little one!
  17. Seeing our little niece grow into a beautiful doll is an amazing feeling. Shine on and have a fun-filled third birthday party.
  18. You are the light that entered the world three years ago. On this joyous occasion, dear niece, I wish you happiness and the happiest birthday.
  19. Dearest sweet niece, you are why I am a better uncle. On your third birthday, I wish you all the great things in your life. Hope you love my gift!
  20. It is a blessing to have a sweet angel like you as my niece. Continue making us proud and have a wonderful third birthday.
  21. Dear niece, you are the smartest three-year-old I have ever met. Your auntie loves you a lot. Greetings and best wishes on your third birthday!
  22. Happy third birthday, my adorable niece. I hope your contagious smile will keep astonishing us every day.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What are some popular themes for 3rd birthday parties?

Some popular themes for 3rd birthday parties include favorite characters from movies or TV shows, Some popular themes for 3rd birthday parties include favorite characters from movies or TV shows or activities such as art, cooking, or music.

2. What are some fun activities to include in a 3rd birthday celebration?

Fun activity ideas to include at a child’s third birthday party include balloon games, bubble acts, art and craft activities, scavenger hunt, pinata party, musical chairs, face painting, and a DIY photo booth. Always prioritize safety and have adult supervision for all activities.

3. What are some ways to include family and friends in a 3rd birthday celebration, even if it’s virtual?

There are many ways to celebrate a 3rd birthday virtually with family and friends. Some ideas include setting up a video call, hosting a virtual party, organizing a birthday parade, creating a virtual scavenger hunt, having a virtual story time, and playing virtual games.

Pick or write 3rd birthday wishes for your little one to brighten up their face and make them feel incredibly special and blessed. However, since they are too young to read or write, you may read it aloud to them and even convey the thoughts behind the messages. These memories will stay with them forever, so ensure to make them special, unique, thoughtful, and heartfelt. You may even help the children to send a ‘thank you’ voice note or handwritten tone.

Infographic: Gift Ideas For A Three-Year-Old

Children love to celebrate their birthdays and the best part about the day is that they get to open presents. So what can you gift a three-year-old to bring a broad smile to their face? Well, we have the answer to that question in the following infographic. Find a list of gift ideas you can choose from and present to a three-year-old.

birthday gift ideas for a three-year-old (infographic)

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Vinita Agrawal is an accomplished poet hailing from Indore, India. She has garnered significant recognition for her poetic endeavors, including winning the prestigious Proverse prize in Hong Kong in 2021 for her collection of poems titled "Twilight Language.

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