If you've got a virtual birthday party coming up, you're going to want to take a look at these birthday Zoom backgrounds. Along with hiring virtual entertainment, throwing a virtual dance party, and choosing a virtual activity — we've also got your back when it comes to decorating. At least, virtually, in this case.
We've made this virtual birthday Zoom background collection specifically for adults because of some of the boozier images included — but many of them can be used for anyone of any age.
They're free to download, so don't hesitate to choose more than one. We've also included mobile crops for each image — in case you're using your phone to join in on the virtual birthday celebration. You're welcome!
Bonus: If you're looking specifically for a kid's birthday Zoom background, click through to the link for the separate round up.
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Pro Tip: Make sure to click on one of the download image links BELOW the image (1920 x 1080 for desktop or 756 x 1008 for mobile). The links hold the high-resolution image for your New Year virtual background.
Here are 33 birthday Zoom backgrounds to celebrate an adult's birthday:
1. Space Birthday
Celebrate an "out of this world" virtual birthday with this beautiful illustration as your Zoom background.
2. Cute Birthday Bird
This cute birthday background is as sweet as the person you're celebrating!
3. Birthday Sprinkles
Even if you're not sharing cake together IRL, remind yourselves to eat some anyway with this birthday cake Zoom background.
Who needs real confetti when you've got this fun birthday Zoom background?
5. Birthday Cocktails
Enjoy a virtual birthday happy hour with this cute cocktail background. Take it a step further, and hire a bartender to host a virtual mixology workshop at the birthday Zoom party!
6. Birthday Pop Art
Add a major pop of color to your next birthday Zoom call with this funky virtual birthday wallpaper.
7. Happy Birthday Martinis
If you're celebrating a martini lover, you're going to want to use this image as your virtual birthday Zoom background!
8. Cute Birthday Cake
How cute is this birthday cake illustration? Go ahead and use it as your Zoom background for your next virtual birthday celebration.
9. Birthday Cheers
If you really want to accentuate the theme of your virtual birthday bash, use this boozy pattern as your birthday Zoom background. If this isn't enough inspiration to get those cocktail shakers out, have a look through these delicious cocktail recipes!
10. Happy Birthday Cake in Pink
Sometimes, a simple, pink birthday background is all you need to add to the virtual festivities!
11. Birthday Celebration
A bold virtual birthday background for a bangin' virtual birthday celebration!
12. Party Animal
To any party animals celebrating their birthday online this year — this funny Birthday Zoom background is for you!
13. Soft Birthday Lights
A soft, pastel background to keep it simple at your next virtual Zoom birthday event.
14. Grumpy Birthday Cat
If this grumpy birthday cat doesn't scream adulthood, I don't know what does. Celebrate virtually with this funny Zoom background.
15. Birthday Balloons
Enjoy a sense of nostalgia with these colorful birthday balloons at your virtual birthday party.
16. Happy Birthday in Neon
Remember when we used to go out to celebrate birthdays? Same. In the meantime, you can virtually reminisce on the old days of partying with this funky Zoom background.
17. Floral Birthday
Feel free to use this floral birthday background as an e-card too!
18. Cursive Birthday
A simple "happy birthday" in cursive for anyone celebrating a minimalist's virtual birthday.
19. Happy Birthday Sign
A cute birthday sign against a turquoise background for your virtual birthday party!
20. Birthday Bike
Getting your special someone a bike for their birthday? Drop the hint at the virtual party with this fun birthday Zoom background.
21. Party Cat
For any fellow cat-lovers celebrating a birthday virtually — here's a cute cat Zoom background for you.
22. Disco Ball
Planning a virtual dance party during your birthday Zoom? Use this fun disco ball Zoom background to accentuate those moves!
23. Colorful Balloons
Here's a pattern of colorful balloons for your virtual birthday celebration.
24. Birthday Party
Don't be afraid to get a little rowdy with this hilarious birthday party Zoom background!
25. A Blue Birthday
A lovely birthday illustration to help celebrate a virtual birthday.
26. An Autumn Birthday
If you're celebrating a virtual autumnal birthday, this is the birthday Zoom background for you!
27. Birthday Polkadots
A cute birthday Zoom background with a fun vintage vibe.
28. Pink Balloons
Every birthday party needs balloons, even if they're digital! Enjoy this cute birthday Zoom background at your virtual birthday party.
29. Birthday Party Hats
Even if you're not wearing the usual birthday garb this year, doesn't mean you can't enjoy it all virtually!
30. Birthday Dance Party
Have a blast at your virtual birthday party with a virtual dance party. Use this fun Zoom background at the start of your call!
31. Birthday Wreath
A cute virtual birthday wreath for a cute virtual birthday!
32. Birthday Sequins
Let this sequin image remind you to get dressed up for your virtual birthday party — even if you're behind a screen.
33. Pink Cake
Enjoy this virtual cake at your virtual birthday party with this fun birthday Zoom background!
How to Change your Background on Zoom
Click on one of the links below your favorite birthdayZoom background to open a 1920 pixel X 1080 pixel file for desktop or 756 pixel x 1008 pixel file for your mobile device. Then you can right-click, and save the image to your desktop or tap and save to your mobile photo library.
Pro Tip: If you do not have a green screen (it’s ok—most people do not), you can choose a room with a wall that has a solid background color.
When you log into your Zoom account:
- Click your profile picture and choose the settings link.
- Find the Virtual Background tab. (You’ll need to make sure the Virtual Background button is "on" from the Meeting tab.)
- In the Virtual Background tab, you can upload your own birthday virtual background saved on your desktop.
If you’re using Zoom from your phone:
- When you’re logged in, click the More tab and tap the Virtual Background option.
- Choose a background from the provided library or upload your own photos.
About Brittany Barber
Brittany Barber, lover of books, dogs and romance, graduated from Bishop’s University with a Communications and Theatre degree. After spending some time working abroad in the theatre world, she is now a freelance writer covering a range of lifestyle topics including wedding and event planning for The Bash, WeddingWire, 2life and Fluttr.