6 First Birthday Gift Ideas

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6 First Birthday Gift Ideas

January 27, 2022
posted by Chelsea Lavin

Is there a special little one in your life with a first birthday coming up? Find the perfect first birthday gifts to delight little ones (and parents!) with a gift that will deliver years of imagination, smiles, and memories. From custom gifts to toys that spark active play, keep reading for 6 of our favorite first birthday gift ideas.


  1. Best personalized Stroll 'N Wagon™: Custom stroll 'N Wagon

Gift both comfort and adventure with Custom Stroll 'N Wagon™. Push like a stroller or pull like a wagon for ultimate versatility. You can accessorize the wagon to fit the needs of the whole family while customizing with a name or special message for the birthday child.  



  • All folding Stroll 'N Wagon™ bases have a steel frame and our highest quality fabric, DuraClean™ 2.0, for ultimate durability.
  • Our Stroll 'N Wagon™ base features a push handle for push wagon use, delivering the convenience of a stroller with the adventure of a wagon in one premium vehicle.
  • This full-sized double Stroll 'N Wagon™ folds compactly so you can take & store it anywhere.
  • The special folding lock ensures easy transport and that the wagon stays folded while not in use.
  • Features like 4 cup holders and built-in storage make it perfect for on-the-go adventures.


  1. Best Walker and Stow Wagon: My 1st 2-in-1 Wagon®

Discover the perfect helper for beginner walkers with the My 1st 2-in-1 Wagon®. The locking handle and stable 4-wheel base will help your growing toddler master balance and coordination. When playtime is done, the deep-sided wagon makes for the most adorable toy box.



  • 2 wagons in 1: push walker with a locked handle & toy wagon
  • 4 wheel base for stability and balance with a controlled turning radius
  • Deep plastic body
  • Suitable for toddlers ages 1 to 4 years old
  • Durable rolling wheels
  • Storage space for toys and essentials
  • Conscious manufacturing for a lower carbon footprint


  1. Best Balance Bike for 1-Year-Olds: Air Ride Balance Bike

With the Air Ride Balance Bike, little ones can practice balance and build coordination while getting out to explore their world. A balance bike is a great transition from tricycle to two-wheeler with an adjustable seat that grows with your child. Plus, little ones as young as 1½ years old can enjoy the fun of this balance bike, making it a great early gift option for a one year old. Shop in red or pink



  • Pedal-less bike allows kids to focus on balance
  • 12 inch rubber air tires for a smooth ride
  • Tool-free adjustable comfort seat grows with your child
  • Grip-tape footrest on frame for no-slip safety
  • Real ringing bell for added fun
  • Suitable for toddlers and kids between 18 months to 5 years old


  1. Best Classic Indoor Ride-On: Scoot About®

Kids will love this classic ride-on with a clear kick path and ringing bell, while parents will love the furniture friendly bumper. Kids can scoot and play for hours of imaginative, active adventures.



  • Wide-set front wheels for extra stability
  • Clear kick path for fast riding
  • Dinging bell and streamers
  • Adjustable seat grows with your child
  • Furniture-friendly front bumper


  1. Best Ride-On Spin Toy: Spin ‘N Saucer®

360 degree spins, 100% kid-powered, and sure to bring smiles and laughter for years to come, check out the Spin ‘N Saucer®. Perfect for indoor or outdoor play, the SafeSpin™ design features a low-profile for stability and ergonomic handles to spin freely and safely.



  • 360° spins
  • 100% kid-powered
  • Comfortable, low-profile seat offers stability
  • Ergonomic handles help you spin freely
  • Perfect for both outdoors and small indoor spaces
  • Suitable for toddlers and kids ages 18 months to 5 years old


  1. Best Custom Tricycle: Build-A-Trike®

Gift years of smiles and discovery with this custom trike that grows with children from infant push tricycle to classic trike.  Add personalization for an extra special birthday touch.



  • Every combination of the Build-A-Trike will last until children are 5 years old or 49lbs - the starting age just depends on the accessories you select.
  • Each tricycle features a built in storage basket, sturdy steel frame and a large front wheel to guarantee smooth riding.
  • Remove the optional accessories and take off the adjustable parent push bar and will you have a classic toddler trike!


BONUS: Don’t forget the bow, perfect for gifting!

Surprise and delight the little one in your life with the perfect finishing touch to a memorable gift. To make gifting easy, the bow arrives flat and assembles in seconds. Choose between the 12” Large Silver Gift Bow (great for wagons) and the 9” Medium Silver Gift Bow (great for tricycles and ride-on toys).


We hope you found the perfect first birthday gift to bring smiles to the toddler in your life. Share the smiles by tagging @radioflyerinc on social media!