Special Occasions Video Gifts & Messages: VidDay
Special Occasions Video Gifts & Messages: VidDay

Create a Surprise Birthday Video

Celebrate better, together — get everyone’s happy birthday wishes into a personalized group video gift.

No app download
Works on all devices
Smart invites

Smart invites



Dynamic themes

Dynamic themes

Gift card add-on

Gift card add-on

Receiving a surprise video gift is a feeling like no other.

Easily gather birthday wishes with videos and photos to create the best birthday gift — all in one place.

Invite Friends & Family

Get the people they love in on the fun — quickly send a birthday invitation to anyone to join in on the celebration.

Receive Videos Clips & Photos

All the personal birthday video messages and pictures are collected in your VidDay account for you.

Share the Birthday Surprise!

It's time for us to work our magic, VidDay will create your memorable birthday video montage.

Level up your gifts with VidDay's birthday video maker.

Create Special Birthday Wishes

A memorable birthday gift for that person in your life who has everything. Make a happy birthday video with VidDay’s video maker and one-up yourself this year with a surprise group video greeting.

Creating a birthday video online with VidDay is quick, easy, and fun for everyone.

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Celebrate a Milestone Birthday

Don’t let that landmark birthday pass you by — reunite friends and family for an unforgettable birthday tribute video with VidDay.

From a 21st, 40th, 50th to a 100th birthday, whatever the age. Easily collect warm wishes, video messages, and pictures to make a surprise birthday video card like no other.

See Our Birthday Video Guide

Say Happy Birthday at a Distance

Be there when you can’t be there. Easily compile happy birthday wishes from near and far, then you can instantly send the video montage as a gift with just a click.

A birthday video is the best long-distance birthday gift idea because, unlike traditional gifts, a group video gift with VidDay is easy to share — no matter where you are in the world.

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Add a gift card and let others chip in.

Take your birthday gift to the next level by sending an eGift Card with your group video. You can even let invited people chip in.

Money contributions are pooled together for the recipient to claim as an eGift Card, prepaid Visa, or charitable donation of their choice.

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People around the world are making birthday videos with VidDay.

The best part is their priceless reaction — watch these candid heartfelt moments.

Frequently Asked Birthday Video Questions

Have a Birthday video question? We’re here to help. If you don’t see your question here, check out our Help Center or ask us on our chat.

How do I invite friends, family & co-workers to join a surprise birthday video?

You can invite as many people as you'd like to participate in the birthday video — the more, the more fun!

All you need to do to invite others to contribute their birthday videos and photos is to share the VidDay Event Page link.

There is no app to download. Instead, you share a link to the birthday Event Page via email, text message, Messenger, WhatsApp, or whichever way works best for you.

Plus, you can use VidDay’s free invitation tools to easily invite, collect and track RSVPs. Our automated email reminders also help to make the group video a success.

How long can my group birthday video be?

The maximum length for a birthday video is 170 minutes (2.8 hours).

Note: If you have a special request that exceeds 170 minutes, please reach out to our customer support team.

Is my birthday video gift private?

Yes, only the birthday video creator can see the video when logged in to their VidDay account. In your VidDay account, you’ll have full control of the privacy of the birthday video you created.

To change the privacy setting, look for the privacy toggle below the video. This toggle controls whether the video is Private or Public.

Note: The birthday cover photo and invite message are public-facing. It’s used to ask contributors to submit their birthday videos and pictures.

Can I download my birthday video?

Yes, you can download the final video and keep it as a keepsake.

When logged into your VidDay account, you'll see the download button underneath the final birthday video on the right.

Note: Smartphones and tablets cannot download large files from internet browsers. The download button won't appear on smartphones or tablets, only on desktop computers and laptops.

Can I add text or music to my birthday video?

Yes, we have a great selection of background music for you to choose from.

You can create custom birthday messages throughout your VidDay video. Once on your birthday Event Page, click on the plus sign, then the "T" icon. Here you can write your custom birthday messages.

Plus, you can add text and stickers to your photos by selecting “Edit Media”.

How much is a group video for a birthday?

VidDay is 100% free to start. We'll never charge you or collect payment info until your video is completed and you're happy.

You can get started for free with full access to every feature.

You can create an event and send out as many invitations as you'd like to collect videos, photos and make free previews of your final video.

Only pay at the end when you're completely happy and ready to finalize your high-quality 1080p HD video.

Here’s a quick price breakdown:

0:00–3:00 minutes → $5 USD
3:01–10:00 minutes → $12 USD
10:01–20:00 minutes → $24 USD

There is an extra $12 USD charge for every 10 minutes over 20 minutes.

Click here for more on our pricing.

Help plant trees with every video you make.

We donate a portion of our net proceeds to planting trees — with over 100,000 trees already planted around the world. That means that for every Birthday Video Gift you create, you’re helping to plant trees and restore the world’s forests.

Create a surprise video gift

Create a memorable birthday video message.

Birthdays are always a time for celebration! A time to get together with friends and family to celebrate that special someone. It’s a time to get together and enjoy some birthday cake, good food, and a group birthday video.

Bring some joy and perhaps a few tears of happiness to the birthday party with a meaningful video gift. The best way to say Happy Birthday is with sincere birthday wishes from your friends and family in a group video gift.

Why are group birthday videos such a great birthday gift?

Great question! With VidDay’s birthday video maker, you can get loved ones, friends, family, colleagues together all in one surprise birthday video. Everyone can join in on the birthday celebration whether celebrating from a distance or nearby. You can include everyone’s birthday wishes and collect photos to make an unforgettable video montage. Plus, the birthday video gift is a downloadable keepsake for the lucky recipient. They can watch the video over and over again — memories to last a lifetime.

Say happy birthday with a VidDay video gift.

VidDay’s online birthday video maker allows you to create professional-looking videos for birthdays, and any other special occasion. Plus, you don’t need any editing skills, and there are no apps to download — you can do it all from your web browser. Everything is at your fingertips with VidDay to make the best birthday video gift!

Time to get everyone involved! Invite friends, family, and colleagues to submit their birthday wishes and messages.

You’ll receive everyone’s birthday video messages on your VidDay Event Page. Here’s where the fun begins. You can drag and drop the video clips and photos into any order that you prefer. VidDay offers an array of beautiful video themes and background music to choose from to add that special touch. You’re on your way to creating some of the most special birthday memories. Now you’re all set and VidDay will make your group birthday video for you! Once it’s ready, you’ll get a high-quality 1080p HD video that’s ready to share online or in-person with the lucky recipient.

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Follow us on our journey to make a billion people smile.

The group video maker for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, retirements, farewells, graduations, baby showers, and many more. Each year we celebrate so many special occasions — so it’s no surprise that we run out of ideas on what to give someone at some point. Of course, material objects can be great gifts, but there comes a time when we want to give something a little more — especially for those close to our hearts.

That’s why we founded VidDay — an easy-to-use online video platform where you can create video messages for special occasions. So far, VidDay has spread smiles in over 185 countries — even in outer space. So choose an eco-friendly and sustainable gift for your loved ones.




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