Celebrate Your Child’s Birthday!

Now accepting submissions for birthdays after

CBC Kids wants to help you celebrate your child's birthday in a very special way! Every day, we show birthday photos from families across the country.

NEW! Missed your child's birthday message on air? You can now find them online here!

If your child's birthday falls on a weekday: Birthdays will air at approximately 8:00 a.m. (Beginning November 4th, 2017, in NB and Yellowknife, birthdays will air at 8:11 a.m., right after PJ Masks.)

If your child's birthday falls on a Saturday: Birthdays will air after Ollie. Time varies by region, so check your local listings.

If your child's birthday falls on a Sunday: Birthdays will air following Super Why at 6:55 a.m., except 7:25 a.m. in NL.

NOTE: CBC Kids will be off air for the duration of the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games (February 10 to February 25), as well as dates during the 2018 Paralymic Winter Games (Sunday March 11 and Sunday March 18). If your child's birthday falls on these dates, please view their special birthday message online. On Friday, March 9, birthdays will follow Beat Bugs in all regions: 9:41 a.m. in Atlantic provinces (including NB), 8:41 a.m. in Ontario and Quebec, 7:41 a.m. in all other regions. On Saturday March 10 and Saturday March 17, birthdays will follow Beat Bugs in all regions: 11:11 a.m. in Atlantic provinces, 10:11 a.m. in Ontario and Quebec, 8:11 a.m. in Manitoba and Saskatchewan, 7:11 a.m. in British Columbia. 

Due to broadcast rights and the tremendous number of submissions we receive, we are unable to provide copies of birthday segments.

Having trouble with your submission? Please check our FAQs for solutions to common problems! 


Photos must be submitted a minimum of 4 weeks prior to your child's birthday, but no more than 3 months ahead, in order for us to process it for air.
We will not mention your child's last name, location or other identifying information in the broadcast.
Birthday greetings available for children 12 and under.
Please direct any questions or concerns to
Do not include trademarked logos or characters in your photo.
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